Microbes in Approved Pesticides

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In Washington State, the pesticides that may be applied to cannabis crops are limited to those approved by the WSLCB and the WSDA.  The repository for data on these pesticides is the PICOL database.   The PICOL database is a one stop shop to find out what active ingredients, brand names, and more, are ingredients in the various…

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The Microbes that Love Cannabis

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Our Microbiology lead, Levi Boss, spends his days in our lab studying and learning about microbes present in cannabis samples – everything from their DNA to the chemicals used to mitigate them. Recently, Levi conducted a census of the microbes he commonly finds on cannabis material. He examined 82 fungal isolates taken from a large range…

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