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Growing Marijuana: Drying & Curing Marijuana for Perfect Buds

After growing and harvesting your marijuana plants, you have two more important steps before your buds are ready to smoke or process: drying and curing. In about 50% of the cannabis grow ops I’ve seen, growers aren’t drying and curing marijuana the right way. Before we talk about drying and curing, consider the selective harvesting […]

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Getting Top Dollar for Your Medical Marijuana

Colorado and Washington have legalized marijuana, and Obama after his reelection said enforcing marijuana laws is not a top priority for federal police agents. In Canada, licensed medical growers are pumping out as much marijuana as possible, because the Canadian government says it will invalidate medical grow licenses in 2014. Marijuana retail prices are fluctuating, […]

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Marijuana Legalization: Dutch Citizens & Foreigners Celebrate Cannabis Coffeeshop Victory

What do the Netherlands, Washington state, and Colorado have in common? Voters in all three places made major marijuana decisions in recent months, that’s what. Washington and Colorado “legalized” marijuana. For marijuana smokers who’ve long seen Holland’s cannabis coffeeshops and marijuana seed shops as prime destinations, September, 2012 elections in Holland brought especially good news… […]

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Getting Rid of Powdery Mildew on Marijuana

One of the most challenging things for marijuana growers is what to do when pests or diseases attack your crop. And of those many attackers, powdery mildew is one that can drive you crazy because it keeps coming back after you think you beat it. Powdery mildew is actually a fungi. It travels via spores […]

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Growing Marijuana: Grow Tent as Hydroponics Grow Room?

We’ve been talking about the rewards and challenges of growing marijuana, and that includes where should you grow it, and how should you grow marijuana. When I decided to get serious about growing marijuana, I looked at all my options and was very favorable towards getting a hydroponics grow tent. Advertisements for medical marijuana grow […]

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How to Grow Marijuana: Harvesting Your Buds

So you get to the end of bloom phase and the work’s just beginning! You can do everything right up the moment of harvesting buds, but if the harvesting, drying and curing are wrong, you lose some of what you worked so hard to grow. We talked before about knowing WHEN to harvest your marijuana. […]

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Protect Your Marijuana Crop From Climate Change

Climate change in the Northern Hemisphere has greatly affected the growing strategy of the outdoor medical marijuana farmer.  With freak frosts in the Spring and Fall and inclement weather patterns bringing hail, wind storms and even drought, gone are the days of predictable weather patterns where you could plant and harvest on time during the […]

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