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DC Growing

May 31, 2015 08:47PM

Cannabis Cultivation Seminar

With the legal changes taking place in the District concerning the cultivation and consumption of cannabis, a special daylong seminar will be offered. Get DC Growing will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on July 21 in the District. The event is sponsored by Cannabis Concepts, a local support group.

The main speaker for the event is the accomplished cannabis cultivator and instructor David Degraff. Founder and CEO of The Grow School located in Colorado, David Degraff has been successfully teaching legal indoor and residential organic cannabis cultivation since 2010. With more than 27 years’ experience, including seven years working with legal growers in Amsterdam, Degraff will give a thorough instruction on the basics of indoor cannabis cultivation.

Topics for the seminar include: proper grow equipment selection, correct grow room setup and safety, electrical theory and safety requirements, ventilation options and solutions, odor mitigation and elimination and trimming, harvesting and curing the cannabis. With the ticket price, each attendee will receive a 120-page e-book titled Grow 101, two years of live garden center support, a coupon for 15 percent off a local grow supply store and complimentary lunch.

Cost: $150 for advanced purchase (limited supply)/$175 (general admission). All tickets are non-refundable. Location: Quality Inn & Suites, 1600 New York Ave., Washington, D.C. For more information or to register, visit


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