Cannabis Horticultural Science Course

Cannabis Horticultural Science Course

$395.00 / 90 days
$220.00
$450.00 / month

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Total Duration: 20:03:21

Videos: 10

Ten 2-hour lectures provide overviews of core horticultural science topics as they relate to Cannabis sp. for medicine and adult-use. Experienced growers learn the science behind their cultivation practices and improve upon their success.

Designed for all levels of scientific comprehension and suitable for those without a scientific background. It’s an excellent foundational learning course in horticultural science, as well as an effective employee training and credential-building resource. An optional final exam will be given after completing all ten classes.

Class Topics:

· Cannabis Production Systems

· Seed Biology

· Plant Propagation

· Soil Science

· Plant Nutrition

· Plant Pathology

· Insect Pest Management

· Sustainable Agriculture

· Breeding & Genetics

· Plant Architecture, Pruning, & Training; and course review

Students who attend all ten classes (recorded webinars in this playlist) with at least 70% grade on the final exam earn an E-Badge. E-badges are used in an achievement recognition and tracking system that uses Open Badges for competency recognition, professional development, and connected learning. For more information about e-badges: www.info.badgr.io/
Includes
1:59:14
Cannabis Production Systems class
Discussion of the cultural practices, equipment, cost, environmental impact, and science behind indoor, greenhouse, hoophouse, and outdoor cannabis production systems.

This is the first class of the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course and is somewhat of an introduction to the core horticultural science topics that will be covered in more detail later in the course - topics such as plant nutrition, soil science, seed biology, Integrated Pest Management, and more.

Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education
  • Cannabis Production Systems Lecture Outline

    Class handout - Lecture outline for the Cannabis Production Systems class

1:47:41
Cannabis Seed Biology Class

Learn the science of seed development, fertilization, dormancy, germination, and viability.

This is the 2nd class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education
  • Cannabis Seed Biology Lecture Outline

    Handout for Cannabis Seed Biology Class Revised 2018-02-15 (c) 2018 CAN! Research, Education & Consulting, LLC

1:59:35
Cannabis Plant Propagation Class

Learn the science and practice of propagating cannabis plants sexually (by seed) and asexually (cloning). Includes discussion of propagation environments and reproduction biology.

This is the third class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course.  Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education  

  • Cannabis Plant Propagation class Lecture Outline

    Handout for the Cannabis Plant Propagation class, revised 2018-02-22

2:01:41
Cannabis Soil Science class

An overview of how the chemical, physical, and biological properties of soil contribute to healthy plant growth and a thriving dynamic microbiome. 

This is the 4th class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course.  Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education  

  • Cannabis Soil Science Lecture Outline

    Handout for Cannabis Soil Science Class (c) 2018 CAN! Research, Education & Consulting, LLC

1:53:56
Cannabis Plant Nutrition class

Learn the chemistry behind how nutrients move through the soil, and how they are taken-up and utilized by plants.  You’ll also learn how your plants may be deficient in nutrients that you apply in abundance.  Many popular myths about fertilizer application will be debunked.

2-Hour lecture with a slideshow and handouts

Instructor: Todd Dalotto, HBS Horticultural Research

This is the fifth class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course, a 10-week, 20-hour course that provides overviews of core horticultural science topics as they relate to Cannabis sp. for medicine and adult-use.

Designed for all levels of scientific comprehension and suitable for those without a scientific background. It’s an excellent foundational learning course in horticultural science, as well as an effective employee training and credential-building resource.

Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education

  • Cannabis Plant Nutrition Lecture Outline

    Handout for Cannabis Plant Nutrition Class (c) 2018 CAN! Research, Education & Consulting, LLC

1:52:51
Cannabis Plant Pathology Class

Learn the biology, identification, and mitigation of fungi, bacteria, viruses, and nematodes that parasitize cannabis.  An ounce of prevention grows a pound of cure!

2-Hour lecture with a slideshow and handouts

Instructor: Todd Dalotto, HBS Horticultural Research

This is the sixth class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course, a 10-week, 20-hour course that provides overviews of core horticultural science topics as they relate to Cannabis sp. for medicine and adult-use.  Designed for all levels of scientific comprehension and suitable for those without a scientific background. It’s an excellent foundational learning course in horticultural science, as well as an effective employee training and credential-building resource.

Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education  

More information about full course HERE

Enroll in full course, whether ON-LINE or IN-PERSON HERE

  • Cannabis Plant Pathology Lecture Outline

    Handout for the Cannabis Plant Pathology class

1:56:39
Cannabis Integrated Pest Management class

Learn the biology, prevention, monitoring, and mitigation of insect and arachnid pests of Cannabis.  An ounce of prevention grows a pound of cure!

2-Hour lecture with a slideshow and handouts

 Instructor: Todd Dalotto, HBS Horticultural Research

 This is the seventh class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course, a 10-week, 20-hour course that provides overviews of core horticultural science topics as they relate to Cannabis sp. for medicine and adult-use.  Designed for all levels of scientific comprehension and suitable for those without a scientific background. It’s an excellent foundational learning course in horticultural science, as well as an effective employee training and credential-building resource.

Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education  

More information about full course HERE

  • Cannabis Integrated Pest Management Lecture Outline

    Handout #1 for the Cannabis Integrated Pest Management Class, revised 2018-03-22 (c) 2018 Can! Research, Education and Consulting

  • Cannabis Pests Table

    Handout #2 for the Cannabis Integrated Pest Management class, revised 2018-03-22 Guide for identification and treatment of cannabis pests. (c) 2018 CAN! Research, Education and Consulting, LLC

2:11:26
Cannabis Sustainable Agriculture Class
Learn about the goals & objectives of sustainable agriculture, the environmental impacts of different production practices, and how cannabis farmers can implement sustainable practices & technology to reduce greenhouse gasses, conserve energy, minimize pollution, protect worker rights, and leave plenty of resources for our grandchildren. 

2-Hour lecture with a slideshow and handouts

Instructor: Todd Dalotto, HBS Horticultural Research

This is the eighth class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course, a 10-week, 20-hour course that provides overviews of core horticultural science topics as they relate to Cannabis sp. for medicine and adult-use.  Designed for all levels of scientific comprehension and suitable for those without a scientific background. It’s an excellent foundational learning course in horticultural science, as well as an effective employee training and credential-building resource.

Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education 

More information about full course HERE

  • Cannabis Sustainable Agriculture Lecture Notes

    Handout for Cannabis Sustainable Agriculture Class, revised 2018-03-28 (c) 2018 CAN! Research, Education & Consulting, LLC

  • Cannabis Sustainable Agriculture Poster

    Educational poster from the Cannabis Sustainable Agriculture class

1:57:10
Cannabis Breeding and Genetics class

Learn the history, science, and strategies of cannabis plant breeding as well as the science of genetic heredity and intellectual property protections.    

2-Hour lecture with a slideshow and handouts

Instructor: Todd Dalotto, HBS Horticultural Research

 This is the ninth class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course, a 10-week, 20-hour course that provides overviews of core horticultural science topics as they relate to Cannabis sp. for medicine and adult-use.  Designed for all levels of scientific comprehension and suitable for those without a scientific background. It’s an excellent foundational learning course in horticultural science, as well as an effective employee training and credential-building resource.

Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education 

 More information about full course HERE

  • Cannabis Breeding and Genetics Lecture Outline

    Handout for Cannabis Breeding and Genetics class, updated 2018-04-05. (c) 2018 CAN! Research, Education & Consulting, LLC

2:23:08
Cannabis Architecture, Pruning & Training Class and Course Review

Learn about the anatomy & morphology of cannabis plants and the science behind how pruning & training techniques like super-cropping, trellising, mainlining, and low-stress training improves yield, yield-efficiency, pest/disease resistance, aesthetics, and overall health of cannabis crops.

2-Hour lecture with slideshow and handout

Instructor: Todd Dalotto, HBS Horticultural Research

This is the tenth class out of ten in the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course, a 10-week, 20-hour course that provides overviews of core horticultural science topics as they relate to Cannabis sp. for medicine and adult-use. Designed for all levels of scientific comprehension and suitable for those without a scientific background. It’s an excellent foundational learning course in horticultural science, as well as an effective employee training and credential-building resource.

Rental and viewing of this on-demand class counts towards the attendance requirement to earn an eBadge for the Cannabis Horticultural Science Course. More information: www.CanResearch.net/education

More information about full course HERE

  • Cannabis Architecture, Pruning & Training Lecture Outline

    Handout for the Cannabis Architecture, Pruning & Training class, revised 2018-04-12. (c) 2018 CAN! Research, Education & Consulting, LLC