Event focused on industrial hemp and therapeutic marijuana
Invite doctors and hemp professionals from all over the world
FAIRLESS HILLS, Pensilvania, Jan. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hydrofarm Holdings Group, Inc. (“Hydrofarm” o la “empresa”) (Nasdaq: HYFM), se a al “Cannabis Science and Industry Congress” in its inaugural year as title sponsor. The company’s sponsorship supports the production of a special conference in San Jose, Costa Rica, January 27-29, focused on industrial hemp and medical marijuana education for Costa Rica’s top constituents.
Medical cannabis and industrial hemp specialists will discuss topics including; genetics, therapeutic medical applications, farming, construction, textiles, animal feed, manufacturing, climate initiatives, science and technology during a three-day event.
Featured specialists in attendance include Mr. Geoff Whaling, Chairman of the Board of the National Hemp Association; Dr. Susan Audino, former president of AOAC International; Dr. Chris Hudalla, Chief Scientific Officer of ProVerde Laboratories, Inc; and Ms. Lezli Engelking, founder of the Unified Cannabis Standards Foundation.
“We are proud to have a company like Hydrofarm join us and support our inaugural event,” said Dan O’Bryan and Cree Crawford, co-founders of the Cannabis Science and Industry Congress. “The Hydrofarm name is synonymous with quality controlled environment agricultural products and support from the farming community.”
Renato Alvarado, Minister of Agriculture of Costa Rica, said: “We look forward to working with our farming communities to support the development of this new crop and we look forward to a positive impact on our economy. I look forward to being a keynote speaker and supporting the knowledge transfer that will take place at this event.”
“Hydrofarm is pleased to support this historic event. For more than 40 years, we have worked in the controlled environment agricultural sector around the world to make growth easier and more productive. This will be a win for Costa Rica and its farming community,” added Bill Toler, President and CEO of Hydrofarm.
Hydrofarm products currently have a presence in Costa Rica through retail partner PACHAMAMA Indoor Farming Culture. With five stores in Costa Rica and an online presence, PACHAMAMA has been serving the needs of producers in the region since 2008.
Access to the event is FREE with a Cannabis Congress membership, which can be purchased here.
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Hydrofarm is a leading distributor and manufacturer of controlled environment farming equipment and supplies, including high intensity grow lights, climate control solutions and growing media, as well as a broad portfolio of innovative and proprietary branded products. For over 40 years, Hydrofarm has been helping growers in the US and Canadian markets make growing easier and more productive. The company’s mission is to empower growers, farmers and growers with products that enable greater quality, efficiency, consistency and speed in their cultivation projects. For more information visit: www.hydrofarm.com
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