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  1. Root in the News: Root Engineers Featured in The Source Weekly

    The Source Weekly, a weekly newspaper based in Bend, Oregon, recently published an article discussing the increasing popularity of industrial hemp in the Central Oregon area. Root Engineers was included in the article as an example of a more traditional business that has expanded into the cannabis industry due to the growth of the national…

  2. Cannabis Design & Construction Considerations in Cannabis Business Executive: Part Three

    There’s a lot to consider when designing and constructing a cannabis cultivation or processing facility. In our latest article on the Cannabis Business Executive website, our team dives into some of the top considerations for growers and processors, taking the design and construction process step-by-step to help guide a successful project. The design and construction…

  3. Looking forward to MJBizConNEXT in New Orleans!

    Rob James, a professional mechanical engineer on the Root Engineers team, will be heading to New Orleans next month to speak on a panel at MJBizConNEXT. Root Engineers founder and managing principal, Laura Breit, recently completed another presentation at the Analytical Cannabis Expo in San Francisco. Rob’s panel, “Extraction to the Next Degree: New Technologies…

  4. Cannabis Design & Construction Considerations in Cannabis Business Executive: Part Two

    There’s a lot to consider when designing and constructing a cannabis cultivation or processing facility. In our latest article on the Cannabis Business Executive website, our team dives into some of the top considerations for growers and processors, taking the design and construction process step-by-step to help guide a successful project. The design and construction…

  5. New Article on Ganjly: HVAC Selection for Cannabis Cultivation and Processing Facilities

    In our most recently published article for Ganjly, Laura Breit, Founder of Root Engineers, shares some of the most frequently asked questions her team hears when it comes to HVAC for cannabis operations. Ganjly is a leading cannabis and hemp digital publication focused on providing news on the cannabis industry plus a valuable directory. They…

  6. Regulatory Considerations Featured in Analytical Cannabis eBook

    Analytical Cannabis recently published their latest eBook, Trends in Cannabis Extraction. Part of Technology Networks Group, Analytical Cannabis provides a single resource for the latest cannabis science news, research, resources, and original articles. The Root Engineers team was pleased to have our article, “Regulatory Considerations for Cannabis Extraction Operations”, featured in the recent eBook. “Regulatory…

  7. New article in Cannabis Science & Technology: Understanding VPD and Transpiration Rates

    In the latest issue of Cannabis Science & Technology, our team explored the concepts of transpiration and vapor pressure differentials (VPD), and how these affect the health and growth of cannabis plants. The piece was written through a collaborative effort, with our founder Laura Breit co-authoring alongside Michael Leavitt and Adam Boyd, who are both…

  8. Talking All Things Extraction, Science, and Testing at ACExpo19

    Root Engineers founder and managing principal, Laura Breit, recently returned from Analytical Cannabis’ inaugural event, the Analytical Cannabis Expo. This extraction-focused presentation follows Laura’s presentation on HVAC equipment selection at the New England Cannabis Convention in March, as well as her participation on a panel at the Seed to Sale Show in February. Laura’s presentation…

  9. Cannabis Design & Construction Considerations in Cannabis Business Executive

    There’s a lot to think about when designing and constructing a cannabis cultivation or processing operation. In our newest article on the Cannabis Business Executive website, our team dives into some of the top considerations for growers and processors, taking the design and construction process step-by-step to help guide a successful project. The design and…

  10. See you in Boston! We’re presenting on smart HVAC system selection at NECANN19

    Root Engineers founder, Laura Breit, will be traveling to Boston for the second time this year to attend and present at the New England Cannabis Convention 2019 (NECANN). Last month, she served on a panel at the Seed to Sale Show covering environmental control and equipment selection. She’ll step it up at NECANN with her…