First Smoke of the Day Tour at Conception

 First Smoke of the Day is a highly acclaimed cannabis podcast hailing from Los Angeles, California, and is expertly helmed by the seasoned cannabis industry vets, known as “Packgods” and “Blackleaf.” These two legacy cannabis pros have witnessed the myriad ebbs and flows shaping the cannabis landscape over decades. Their podcast delves deep into the realms of smoke culture, … Read More

CA State Fair Cannabis Awards: MOCA Wins With Tissue Culture

Congratulations to MOCA Humboldt for winning multiple medals in the CA State Fair Cannabis Awards. MOCA’s winnings include two silver medals for harvests using Conception Nurseries tissue culture clone strains Tuscan Gelato and Caffeine. The 2nd annual awards competition is based in the California capitol of Sacramento and awards farmers and cultivators on lab tests alone. MOCA shared their excitement … Read More

To Be Blunt Podcast Featuring Kristian Andreassen

Listen to Conception’s Kristian Andreassen on the To Be Blunt Podcast hosted by Shayda Torabi. Listen Here Cultivating the Future: Innovations in Cannabis Tissue Culture Tune in to hear Kristian’s journey in the industry, from tissue culture cultivation to working with brands to protect their genetics and applying traditional agricultural practices to cannabis. [00:00 – 08:12] Introducing Kristian Andreassen: Pioneering … Read More

CannMed Summit Workshop Features Conception Nurseries

Conception Nurseries is proud to announce that you can see our VP of Product Development, Kristian Andreassen, speak on the panel at the 2023 CannMed Summit Cultivation Workshop on May 15th in Florida. Kristian, along with his fellow panel speakers, will discuss the top issues facing cannabis cultivators in today’s industry. “The CannMed Cultivation Workshop will demonstrate that the increased … Read More

Cannacribs Podcast: Cannabis Tissue Culture

Conception Nurseries’ CEO Kevin Brooks appeared on Cannacribs podcast on YouTube. He shares how his background leading technology and cultivation companies landed him at the helm of our innovative tissue culture startup. Cannacribs is one of the most exciting cannabis podcasts in our space, covering all types of growing operations across the the US. Firstly, Kevin discusses how Conception came … Read More

Leaf Magazine: Tissue Culture and the Future of Propagation

Conception Nurseries is restoring Cannabis cultivars to their original glory through the tissue culture process. Walking into Conception Nurseries feels a bit like boarding the U.S.S. Enterprise.

It’s astoundingly clean. And shiny.

But instead of redshirts milling about pushing glowing buttons, the rooms at Conception’s Sacramento, Calif. facility are packed with bustling PhDs in lab coats and blue nitrile gloves, handling tiny little baby pot plants with the utmost care.

MMJ Daily: Cutting Costs and Risk with Tissue Culture Micropropagation

“To date, cultivators have largely been dependent on mother plants to produce clones from cuttings. However, this results in inconsistent harvests with diluted and uncontrollable traits,” says Kevin Brooks, CEO of Conception Nurseries, a cannabis micropropagation lab operating in California and Oregon. The company recognized early on how critical healthy, gen zero clones are to cultivators. “Our plants have consistent yields and grow times, and are pest and disease-free as they are created in lab conditions. In addition, we work to save cultivators money by decreasing their dependency on mother rooms so they can free up valuable, licensed real estate. We want to help growers focus on what they do best: growing.”

MMJ Daily: Tissue-culture company to provide Cookies genetics clones

Conception Nurseries will exclusively provide cannabis clones to the Cookies Family of growers. “Conception Nurseries’ tissue culture technology will enable growers to receive Cookies Fam genetics in consistent, healthy, superior plants, increasing revenue for cultivators,” the Conception Nurseries team explains. “Cookies is one of the most acclaimed brands in the cannabis industry, earning a global reputation for iconic, super-premium quality cannabis products. Utilizing Conception Nurseries’ technology, growers will be able to scale with greater confidence, reliably sourcing from Cookies’ diverse portfolio of cannabis strains.”

Yahoo Finance: Bringing Tissue Culture Tech into the Cannabis Industry

By José Rodrigo Safdiye and Javier Hasse. Conception Nurseries is introducing the cannabis market to new growing techniques. Instead of having growers rely on maintaining mother plants to populate grow rooms, they can source clones from the Sacramento, California-based company. Conception Nurseries also has a facility in Oregon, and uses a proprietary cannabis micropropagation process which brings tissue culture micropropagation tech … Read More

Newswire: 5 Reasons Commercial Cannabis Cultivators Should Use Tissue Culture Technology

Conception Nurseries enables cultivators to reduce costs and improve quality with consistent, disease-free, scalable cannabis clones The legal and medical cannabis industry is a fast-growing, evolving market, and cultivators are turning to advanced scientific approaches used by big agriculture, such tissue culture micropropagation, to reduce costs and offer scalable, predictable, safe, high-quality, cannabis strains. This process involves producing genetically identical … Read More