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Patent Profiteers: Could Jamaican Lion Save The Cannabis Industry From Patent Trolls?

From its initial planning in 1984 through to its conclusion in 2003, a global community of scientists collaborated on the largest undertaking of scientific research in history: The Human Genome Project (HGP). The US National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) compares achieving this feat of mapping the entire human genome to the Apollo moon landing. […]

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Patent Zero: If Big Business Continues To Pursue Cannabis Patents, What Will Happen To Small-Scale Growers And Breeders?

Much like all other life on Earth, cannabis evolved naturally — that is, until humans discovered its many uses and began breeding it to our desires. For thousands of years, people all over the world have cultivated this crop for food, fiber, medicine and fuel, and every single time they have planted a new seed, […]

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The Myths And Facts About Mixing Your Own Cannabis Salts — And Why You Just Shouldn’t

One of the most crucial aspects of any hydroponic grow operation is choosing the right nutrients for your cannabis crop. So, it’s no surprise that many cultivators are curious about which nutrient system and what ingredients work best for their grow. The biggest question growers ask themselves is whether they should learn to make their […]

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The Rewards Of Routine: These Are The Habits That’ll Make Marijuana Growing A Bed Of Roses

Highly successful cannabis growers achieve their greatest success by employing personal and professional strategies that reflect their intelligence, character, determination and willpower. These strategies and qualities guide everything these growers do while they grow marijuana, and leads directly to bigger yields, lower grow-op costs, and higher quality buds. But that’s not to say that if […]

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