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Proxy For Poison: Substitute Products To Use Instead Of Monsanto, Bayer And Scotts Miracle-Gro

When it first came to light that Scotts Miracle-Gro and Monsanto were selling products that harm people, pets and the environment, and how Monsanto’s parent company Bayer also has a sordid, shameful history, I vowed to never buy products from those companies ever again. More people are frequently acknowledging that a powerful way to force […]

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Monopoly Control: Scotts Miracle-Gro Bought Hydroponics Supplier Sunlight Supply — And That’s Troubling. Here’s Why

In a move that’s generating intense alarm among hydroponics retailers and the cannabis grower community, Scotts Miracle-Gro is in the process of buying Sunlight Supply, the hydroponics distributor with a majority North American control of wholesale-supply grow lights, hydroponics nutrients, and gardening supplies. Scotts is reportedly shelling out $450 million for the acquisition of Sunlight […]

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Will Scotts Miracle-Gro, Home Depot, and Black Magic Put Hydroponics Stores Out of Business?

I’m a a hydroponics storeowner and marijuana grower. My customers tell me that what I sell in my store, and the cultivation advice we give, helps them be successful growers. Most growers count on their local hydroponics store. But hydroponics stores could disappear in a few years, because of Scotts Miracle-Gro and its subsidiary Hawthorne […]

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