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Recorded Webinar – Cannabis Tissue Culture

March 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Recorded Webinar – Cannabis Tissue Culture

Recorded Webinar Time: 1.5 Hours Cost: CAD$300+HST (50% off of $600 – limited time only) Buy Now!


Plant tissue culture is a group of methods in which plant fragments, seeds, or individual cells may be used to propagate genetically identical offspring. Although not new to the plant sciences, tissue culture has been rapidly gaining popularity in the cannabis sector due to its ability to produce large numbers of identical plants under sterile laboratory conditions.

The cannabis industry is bringing in a lot of career opportunities to the Canadian market and is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing sectors in Canada. The rapid growth of tissue culture in the cannabis industry means there is a need for knowledgeable individuals to work in the managerial and technical roles. This workshop will give attendees a comprehensive look into tissue culture and its applications in cannabis production. Topics will include:

  • Introduction to tissue culture in plants
  • Techniques in tissue culture
  • Designing a tissue culture lab that suits your goals and budget

Course Outline

  • History of tissue culture
  • Plant biology overview and introduction to totipotency
  • Benefits of tissue culture in cannabis production
  • Media composition and various formulations
  • Practicing good aseptic technique
  • Identifying and eliminating sources of contamination in your lab
  • Laboratory design – From small to large scale
  • How to conduct your own tissue culture experiments

Who Should Attend

This webinar is intended for those who are interested in tissue culture in cannabis; as a technician, manager or organization looking to become a Licensed Producer (LP). No previous laboratory experience is required.


March 22
8:00 am - 5:00 pm