Getting a college or university degree isn’t for everyone.
But some folks who never thought they’d attend a post-secondary education program may find themselves in the classroom to gain a rather unique degree: Canada’s first college program for growing weed.
Let’s say you’re interested in growing your own marijuana, and you’ve done all the research you need. You know what strain you want, you know the best soil to choose and everything else. But now you need to figure out one last thing: do you want to grow it indoors or outdoors?
Lights. Air conditioning. Humidity control. Those are the three things Gary Howard, who has nearly two decades of experience in the cannabis industry, will never cheap out on. But it’s the last one—humidity control—where he sees too many growers taking too many risks and making mistakes.