Researcher & Horticultural Technician, ABcann Medicinals
Deron, Caplan, Researcher & Ph.D. Candidate, Controlled Environment Systems Research Facility, University of Guelph and Production Associate, ABcann Medicinals
Deron Caplan is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Guelph in the Department of Environmental Sciences. The goal of his research, over the past three years, has been to optimize horticultural methods for cannabis production, focusing on irrigation, growing substrates, fertilization, and propagation.
Under the supervision of Drs. Youbin Zheng and Mike Dixon, and working in collaboration with ABcann Medicinals Inc., Deron has insight into both industry and academia and is passionate about bringing scientific thinking to the cannabis industry.