Category Archives: harvest

Book Excerpt: After The Harvest

This excerpt, originally published in the November, 2019 issue of High Times magazine, is from the recent book, Marijuana Harvest: Maximizing Quality and Yield in Your Cannabis Garden by Ed Rosenthal and David Downs. Subscribe to High Times here. Storing Marijuana quality and potency changes over time. In the living plant, the precursors of THC […]

New Research Shows Flushing Plants Before Harvest May Be Unnecessary

The results of a new research trial released this month show that flushing plants before harvest may not improve the quality of cannabis flower. The results seem to contradict the commonly held belief that flushing plants improves the taste and burnability of dried cannabis flower. Under common, although not universal, cultivation practices, cannabis growers stop […]

High Capacity Hemp and Cannabis Harvesting with CenturionPro

The hemp industry was recorded to have $1.1 billion in revenues in 2018, which is estimated to more than double by 2022 to $2.6 billion. This same trend follows cannabis, which is estimated to be worth $8 billion in 2021. As a result, farmers are producing more and more hemp and cannabis each year to […]

Bucking Solutions: Remove Buds and Leaves Efficiently

The process of growing both marijuana and hemp involves several steps, from planting seeds and nurturing the plants to harvesting and processing the final product. One of the vital steps between harvest and sale is bucking (also known as de-budding or de-stemming). Bucking is the process of removing the flowers and leaves from the stalk, […]

A Growers Choice: Wet vs Dry Trimming

Growing cannabis is a very involved process that requires many steps between planting your seeds to harvesting and curing your flower. While there are many important steps in this process, perhaps the most vital to getting your cannabis bud from the growhouse to shelves is the trimming process. It is during the trimming process where […]