Much like other regulated industries, cannabis growers and producers are realizing the necessity to incorporate modern analytical testing technologies into their process, in each step from plant cultivation to final consumable. This analytical information helps drive efficiency improvements by optimizing growing conditions, increasing harvest yields, profiling active compounds, efficiently extracting compounds of interest, testing for contaminants, and ultimately delivering safe products.
Following are are scientific references to some of the many areas in which analytical testing is a vital step towards profitable cannabis businesses:
Research and Development
Growing and Harvesting