Common Hemp Plant Insects

  • March 25, 2020
  • Alterra Hemp
There are a lot of myths surrounding hemp, one of them being that the plant is naturally resistant to all diseases and pests. This is simply false. Hemp is...

CBG: What’s the Hype?

  • February 19, 2020
  • Alterra Hemp
There is a hot new cannabinoid on the market that has farmers, processors, and consumers jumping for joy as we continue to ride the hemp tidal wave. Cannabigerol (also...

When do I harvest my hemp?

  • February 4, 2020
  • Alterra Hemp
“When do I harvest my hemp?” is a common question we’re frequently asked. Hemp is photoperiod dependent, meaning it is signaled by the sun to either be vegetative (non-reproductive)...

The Silent Killer: Dirty Hemp Plants

  • December 13, 2019
  • Alterra Hemp
Viruses and diseases have been wreaking havoc on the plant kingdom for centuries. With the advent of modern day agriculture, these pesky infections have been hosting, mutating, and growing...