Indoor cannabis growing is the safest, most productive way to grow marijuana. It gives you total control over feeding, water quality, temperature, humidity, lighting, air movement, root zone and irrigation timing for robust crop growth. Perhaps the most basic choice an indoor grower must first make is what type of hardened enclosure the grow op […]
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Growing cannabis in the great outdoors or in a greenhouse? Then your electricity consumption will be low compared to those who are cultivating indoors and using grow lights, air conditioning and water pumps. Many people within the cannabis community like to grow indoors because they can control the environment, while in some urban places there […]
One of the biggest problems cannabis cultivators deal with is trying to keep their crop from growing too close to lights — but not so far away that plants are light deprived. Most ceilings average about eight feet tall. Some strains of full-size photoperiod cannabis can grow indoors up to 8 feet — even higher […]
Recent policy changes made to the lending practices of the US Small Business Administration (SBA) will now prevent legal cannabis companies from obtaining government-assisted loans — including, says the report, those involved in “marijuana-related activities.” While previous mandates against such government assistance have included ineligibility of direct cannabis businesses — that is, those that actually […]
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 […]
At one time or another, most cannabis growers make mistakes in their grow op that cost them both time and money. So, let’s unpack these too-common errors and see how best to avoid them. 1. Sudden Big Changes To Your Growing Methods & Materials I used to grow in a rockwool drip irrigation system and […]
Every day you operate your indoor cannabis grow room, you’re forking out money on electricity to run your grow lights. Light is, after all, an essential nutrient for your plants. You want every watt of electricity that goes into your grow lights to generate light energy that reaches leaves, so they can engage in life-sustaining […]
I want to grow my cannabis outdoors, I really do. I see tantalizing videos and photos online of huge outdoor marijuana plants in Northern California, plants that look like trees, each yielding two or more pounds of dry-weight buds, and I drool with desire. I realize enviously that those growers didn’t pay for grow lights, […]
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