When you think about industries that are in a state of constant innovation right now, marijuana has to come to mind. With more states legalizing cannabis, the economic potential of the market is growing constantly. And companies are trying to keep up with it by improving the industry, whether at the production or consumption level. Here are the 7 of the biggest marijuana innovations from 2017.
1. LED Lighting
Lighting is hugely important for any indoors marijuana grows, and it’s no surprise the industry is constantly looking into creating cheaper and more sustainable ways to keep their crops lit. 2017 saw many companies invest in LED lighting, and research is showing that the technology is both longer-lasting and more cost efficient than other types of lighting. Research and development of LED lighting will continue for the industry going forward.