SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AEssenseGrows, an aeroponic sensor and software technology company specializing in fully automated platforms for indoor high yield plant production, announced today it was selected by Ackrell Capital as one of the firm's Top 100 Private Cannabis Companies for 2018. Ackrell Capital's list reflects a cross-section of types of companies in the cannabis industry, including those in production, distribution and consumer products.
"Our list comprises privately held companies, primarily U.S. companies, companies we believe have a strong reputation or position in their market segments and companies pursuing a line of business we consider promising," the firm said. Founded in 2003, Ackrell Capital is an independent investment bank focused on emerging growth companies.
AEssenseGrows produces modular aeroponic systems driven by sensors and automated software that help ensure the optimal delivery of nutrients to indoor plants for higher yields. Ackrell Capital noted, "Such systems enable cultivators to deliver nutrients to the plant more efficiently, and thus generate higher-yielding output than conventional cultivation systems."
Ackrell Capital's 2018 Cannabis Investment Report and its list of the Top 100 Private Cannabis Companies 2018 can be downloaded at https://www.ackrell.com/cannabis.
"We appreciate that Ackrell Capital found the same thing our customers are finding—that in the increasingly competitive cannabis market, starting with production costs below $150/pound gives you a significant advantage," said Robert Chen, president and CEO of AEssense. "Whether the end product is legal cannabis, fresh top-shelf produce or traditional Chinese medicines, our team is working to ensure our aeroponic systems deliver superior yields and faster harvests for premium-value plants of any variety."
With the continuing trend of cannabis legalization throughout the United States, the nation's farmers are increasingly incorporating cannabis alongside more traditional crops, tapping into a market the United Nations estimates has more than 180 million global consumers.
The company's products include:
- AEtrium-2.1 SmartFarm – A scaled-up, four-layer stacked, fully automated aeroponic growing system. Each platform system grows 3024 new plant starts or "clones" every 10 days.
- AEtrium-4 Complete Tall Plant Aeroponic Growth System – A fully automated indoor flower production system delivering 40 percent faster growth than historic soil mediums. Each tray system delivers 20 plants with potent, high yield results demanded by today's medical consumers.
- Guardian™ Grow Manager Software – Fully automated intelligence to guarantee nutrient dosage is precise and consistently applied perfectly with every irrigation cycle. Wireless controlled sensors ensure that the Guardian constantly senses, doses, tracks, and analyzes an entire grow operation to specification.
See the AEssenseGrows AEtrium System in action in these short videos:
AEssense, Inc. (pronounced "eh-sence") founded in 2015, is a new AgTech company based in Sunnyvale, CA. AEssenseGrows provides accelerated plant growth SmartFarm platforms and software automation delivering pure, zero pesticide, year-round, enriched growth to fresh produce and medicinal plant producers globally. With AEssense, you can precisely control your production operations at your fingertips from anywhere in the world.
For more information for AEssense, please contact Phil Gibson, or visit AEssenseGrows.com.
SOURCE AEssenseGrows, Inc.