Mother Calculator


Mother Plant v. Sex Testing Calculator

​This calculator determines the cost savings of using Plant DNA Sex/Gender compared to propagating cuttings from mother plants. Important things to factor in this calculation are the type of grow (determines resource cost), the size of your mother plants, how many mother plants you keep, the number of cuttings you take from each mother plant per month, and finally your cloning success rate. Enter your information below to determine how much of each of the following resources you can save using plant DNA testing:

Select your type of grow and enter your parameters:

US. National Average Costs for: A) Electricity = $0.12/kWH; B) Water = $0.005/gallon; C) Minimum Wage = $8.62

Numbers seem off? We based our calculations on the best data we could find, but are always looking for more real-world examples to keep our estimates up to date. Drop us a line with your costs per grow using the contact box in the lower right corner of every page.

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