Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants: Understanding the critical role of soil analysis for the cannabis and hemp industry
Often overlooked but critically important for the optimization of hemp and cannabis grows alike, soil analysis is a critical tool in the modern cultivator’s toolbox. As markets mature understanding the fundamental role that soil plays as a growth medium is of great value. Adopting robust soil sampling and analysis protocols can only lead to benefits in both yield and, reducing and avoiding unwanted contamination. In this presentation, we’ll explore the role that healthy soil can play in raising healthy plants. Soil testing will be discussed as well as typical levels of nutrients, pH, total nitrates and typical contaminants. Best practices and strategies for soil sampling will also be discussed.