Workload is the total man-hours put into one full crop for all persons involved. If you haven't logged your time, this worksheet can help with an estimate.

Chores Performed During Each Crop

Hours

Once per crop

(except for rotational
harvest schemes)

Propagation*

-Prep work
-Taking cuttings/sowing seeds
-Caring for clones/seedlings until ready for veg
-Culling male plants

Harvesting*

-Cut
-Manicure
-Dry & Store

Post harvest
clean-up*

-Remove debris, clean containers & system
-Reusable media - deroot, clean, disinfect
-Disposable media - disgard, mix/prep, replace
-Repotting/replanting

More
Frequent

Water Related

-RO water treatment storage/transport
-Hand watering & fertilizer mixing

Pruning &
Training*

-Vegetative plants
-Flowering plants
-Mother plants

Less
Frequent

Reservoir
Maintenance

-Drain, clean, refill & mix new solution
-Metering and adjusting EC/pH
-Topping off reservoir

Misc

-Moving plants
-Adjusting lights
-Other....

*Rotational croppers - If you estimate these hours using only one harvest rotation,
multiply the hours by the number of rotations/crop.

Copy/Paste or type this total into the Total Labor Hours box

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