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Utah medical marijuana

Mormons Vs. Marijuana: How The Church Has Come Out To Crush Medical Marijuana In Utah

Unless pending lawsuits and opposition derail the initiative, Utah voters will have the chance this November to approve Utah Proposition 2, a citizen-sponsored ballot proposal that would legalize medical marijuana consumption for patients with qualifying medical conditions. Also known as Utah Medical Cannabis Act, the proposition would function much like other state medical marijuana laws, […]

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Jack And The Bud Stalk: Understanding Your Marijuana’s Natural Explosive Growth Patterns

Explosive growth is a term you sometimes see in marketing copy for cannabis-growing products. I define explosive growth as a sudden, positive change in observable plant performance parameters. These parameters include: Production and maturation of new leaves. Thickening of stalks and stems. Height and diameter gain. Budding site development. Early floral development. Bud height, density […]

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The white hairs are female structures, the other structures are male. Together, they’re a hermaphrodite marijuana floral cluster. Photographer: © Copyright, John Foster, 2017

Hermaphrodite Marijuana Plants: Prevention, Detection, Management

Yesterday I entered my bloom-phase grow room and was met with a dreaded sight. Dotted before me like rebellious agitators were several hermaphrodite flowers popping up on my cannabis plants, which had been grown from a feminized seed of the same strain. A hermaphrodite flower is one that has both staminate (male) and pistillate (female) […]

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Growing Pains: Understanding The 18 Crucial Must-Have Elements For Your Marijuana Grow

Growing Pains: Understanding The 18 Crucial Must-Have Elements For Your Marijuana Grow

Your marijuana plants need 18 essential nutrient elements or they won’t thrive, let alone survive. Through their roots they intake oxygen and water, and carbon dioxide from the air. Your cannabis also needs light energy that provides the intensity and appropriate wavelengths to grow big and healthy. However, there are 14 lesser-known fertilizer elements your […]

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