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It’s 420, And We Mean Business: Top Tips For Embarking On Your Exciting New Cannabis Career

When first I read that BigMike Straumietis is creating The Next Marijuana Millionaire™ reality competition show to help some lucky person become the next cannabis success story, I was inspired to share what I know about starting, planning, and ultimately succeeding in the cannabiz world. I’ve been mostly a black-market cannabis business entrepreneur, but I’ve […]

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Swimming In The Sea Of Green: High-Density Marijuana Growing

Many cannabis growers believe the screen of green (SCROG) and sea of green (SOG) marijuana growing techniques are pretty much the same thing. We’ve given you the most complete series explaining every facet of SCROG marijuana growing, including: The advantages and disadvantages of scrogging The ideal root zone, feeding and lighting for SCROG plants How […]

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Blame It On No Rain: How Climate Change Is Affecting Marijuana Growers

Just ask marijuana growers in British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Northern California, and other parts of the West: Climate change is real, and it’s impacting marijuana growers everywhere. Big Buds grow team member Alan is a professional indoor cannabis grower near Vancouver, Canada. This summer, the neighboring forests are burning fiercely, with some of the worst […]

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How to Reduce Marijuana Grow Op Security Risks

How can police or thieves find out you have an indoor grow op or outdoor marijuana plants? Police and media outlets promote videos and distribute other information telling people how to identify an indoor grow op and other types of marijuana growing sites, that’s how. Many of the videos and other police materials encourage neighbors […]

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California Marijuana Legalization 2016: AUMA, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act

California’s Prop. 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA), was approved by voters in the November, 2016 election. The new law benefits people who want to grow small, recreational cannabis gardens, but in many other ways, it’s a step backwards. Here’s the truth about so-called California recreational marijuana legalization… AUMA allows people 21 years […]

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Tips on Protecting Yourself by Filming Police

Marijuana growers and users have more reason than most people to fear encounters with police. Many in the marijuana community wonder if filming police is a good way to protect themselves. When a black man named Philando Castile was shot by police recently, his girlfriend live-streamed as her boyfriend died. Nationwide, videos of police-citizen interactions […]

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