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Jonathan Valdman

Jonathan Valdman, owner of Forever Flowering Greenhouses, has been striving to develop solutions to the environmental impact of current agricultural trends. Forever Flowering was born out of Jonathan’s desire to reduce the over-usage of HID lighting and to educate growers as to the potential of multiple crops with the free power of the sun. Forever Flowering's engineering is backed by over 20 years of experience. Its professional grade greenhouses are constructed using sturdy designs and can withstand high wind and snow loads. FFG also specializes in blackout fabrics, allowing you to take advantage of its advanced greenhouse light deprivation materials without the investment of a greenhouse. FFG is the creator of the original, triple layer, BREATHABLE blackout fabric.

What is Light Deprivation?

Forever Flowering Greenhouse outdoor setup

Today's post was contributed by Jonathan Valdman of Forever Flowering Greenhouses, an Indica Sponsor of the 1st annual Golden Tarp Award.  Light deprivation, aka light dep, is the process of forcing plants to flower with sunlight in a time of year that is not normally the flowering period of the sun's natural lighting cycle. Similar to controlling the light cycle with a...