When it comes to growing cannabis, harvesting is like the eighth inning of a hard-fought baseball game, while the ninth inning is drying, curing and storing your crops. And as in baseball, unforced errors and rookie mistakes in either of these final innings can cost you the winning game. Most growers have made at least […]
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You enter your grow room and notice your plants looking a little sad and undernourished — almost like they aren’t getting enough nutrients. You check for all the regular quick fixes. They’re adequately watered, but not overwatered. Your feeding schedule ensures all your nutrient levels are all ideal. The pH is also in the ideal […]
A basic principle for any business is to know how much your operation costs you, how much income your business brings in, and what your profits will be. In some business enterprises, figuring out costs, losses, income and profits is an exceptionally complicate calculation, especially if the business has employees, rather than being a sole […]
As I write this article, the summer sun is beating down directly above my head and I’m visiting my friend’s outdoor cannabis grow op. It’s noon, and the blazing heat, humidity, ultraviolet radiation and calendar clue me in that the longest day of the year has arrived. Summer solstice (i.e., the onset of summer) in […]
Coco coir is a popular root-zone media for cannabis cultivation that, if not correctly applied, can cause problems for your crop, including harming growth rate, potency, yield — and your bank balance. But if you master the following coco coir facts and hints, you’ll be well on your way to growing high yielding, potent plants […]
Enzymes and beneficial microbes are the often-overlooked but nevertheless useful elements of any successful cannabis feed program. Enzymes added to your crop’s root zone are catalysts that increase the rapidity of organic decomposition, turning root-zone materials into nutrients. Beneficial microbes are root allies that increase root function and protect roots. In a hydroponic cannabis root […]
I’ll admit it: I’m one of those “big-time” black-market cannabis growers the federal government has warned you about and would love to see locked up in prison. But you know what? They’ll never catch me. I’ve been in the marijuana game for 21 years, producing the finest commercially grown weed in the world, and have […]
I flunked math in the fifth grade and forever after feared numbers. Sure, we have technology to do simple calculations for us, but to make that technology work, we must first understand what we’re trying to calculate and then supply the raw data. Technology can’t do all our thinking for us, after all. The cool […]
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