Optimized Cultivation management team has nearly 2 decades in the commercial cannabis industry. Our experience is not just cultivation like most consultants but real world dispensary management and testing experience combined with consulting for more then 20 different facilities including indoor, greenhouse and outdoor operations is unrivaled.
Optimized Cultivation is led by Richard Miller an experienced cannabis consultant who started his commercial cannabis career in 2012 at Arizona's first dispensary Cathy's Compassion center managing the dispensary and cultivation facilitites. After a year and a half on the retail cultivation side of the cannabis industry in 2013 Richard started Arizona's first independent marijuana testing lab Arizona Analytical. Since then he has worked with more the 20 cultivation facilities creating and perfecting all lines of cannabis products for both marijuana and hemp cultivation operations. In 2019 he was involved in creating Arizona's first college accredited industrial hemp production course (AGR 121) at Cochise Community College. In 2020 Richard had a seat on the Arizona MMJ testing shareholders committee responsible for creating the Arizona Medical Marijuana testing regulations. Richard a cancer survivor and having a sister who was a quadraplegic spends his spare time speaking at support groups sharing the information he has learned about cannabis to the people who need it most.
Unlike most consulting companies, Optimized Cultivation if necessary has mobile cannabis testing laboratory capabilities. This enables us to get results in minutes not week or months at a fraction of the cost, saving our clients valuable time and money.
Richard Miller Commercial Cannabis Cultivation Consultant looks over an indoor grow in Camp Verde AZ