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September 2, 2018

California wildlife and water supplies are in danger, according to researchers and federal officials who say that nine out of ten illegal cannabis cultivation sites in California are using potentially hazordous pesticides. As first reported by the Associated Press...

August 23, 2018

According to New Frontier Data CEO Giadha Aguirre de Carcer, North American cannabis producers must take drastic measures in order to reduce contamination of their products by potentially dangerous chemical pesticides. Speaking at the Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conferen...

August 16, 2018

Anyone who grows cannabis has to do a lot of disinfecting of equipment, surfaces, and everything else that goes into a grow room. Bleach and chemicals can be harmful to crops and other essential natural organisms necessary for cannabis to grow healthy. Aqueous Ozone is...

August 13, 2018

According to a recent report from the California Bureau of Cannabis Control (and first reported by The Orange County Register), one in five batches of cannabis has failed new mandatory state testing for pesticide residues and other pathogens that took effect July 1. Ma...

August 1, 2018

New regulations regarding cannabis extracts may be on the way soon as over 50 people in Utah have been poisoned by fake synthetic CBD during the winter of 2017. The CDC is urging states to get a handle on cannabis extraction, especially Utah where this particular synth...

June 13, 2018

Common Pesticides in Cannabis and How To Avoid Them

It has long been the bane of every cannabis growers existence to enter their grow and find residue of a pest invasion. It has been common practice for decades in not just the growing of cannabis, but for all agricultur...

May 28, 2018

 From the entire SpectrumGro team, we want to wish everyone - and especially our brave servicemen and women - a Happy Memorial Day!

March 8, 2018

42 million Americans regularly consume marijuana. How many of those consumers know what pesticides are being sprayed on their bud, or the potential health problems they may encounter from smoking pesticide-ridden weed?

Earlier this week, Rolling Stone published an intim...

January 4, 2018

This morning, it was confirmed Attorney General Jeff Sessions is repealing the policy that allowed marijuana to flourish in states without federal intervention.

When recreational marijuana became legal in Colorado, everyone thought the world would burn. But it hasn't. I...

Photo Credit: Steep Hill- a petri dish of mold growth from tested cannabis

Cannabis stakeholders, including cultivators, extractors, brokers, distributors and consumers, have been active in the shadows for decades. With the legalization of recreational adult use in seve...

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