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Marijuana Grow Room

Making the Most of Your Off-Season Marijuana Grow Room

When you shut down your marijuana grow room for your summer break, security concerns, or other reasons, that’s the time to look at your marijuana gardening situation and make it better so you get bigger harvests with more THC…faster and easier. Here are three ways to do that: Clean your marijuana grow space from top […]

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Hydroponics Marijuana Grow Guide

Hydroponics Marijuana Grow Guide

When marijuana growing expert Michael Straumietis visits marijuana gardens to help growers maximize plant health and harvest yield, the first thing he does is a safety check. He’s looking for defective equipment, hazardous chemicals, and conditions that create risk of electrocution or fire. Straumietis wants to make sure the electrical supply is adequate for indoor lights, […]

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Medical Marijuana

Did Congress Just End the War on Medical Marijuana?

If you believe what you hear from lamestream major media like CNN and Huffington Post, you’d be celebrating news headlines claiming “Congress legalized medical marijuana.” Too bad that’s not what Congress did! Hydroponics nutrients inventor Michael Straumietis was on a nationally broadcast talk show recently, and the host asked him how he felt about Congress […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Is Marijuana Legalization Good for Marijuana Growers?

I’ve been growing marijuana longer than some of you have been alive! Yup, I’m an “old grower!” I  used to sell weed for $20 an ounce, and those were bags with sticks and stems along with cannabis seeds and some buds. I wish I’d saved those seeds and bred them to keep them fresh, because […]

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Advice for feeding cloning

Expert Marijuana Grower Advice: Strategies for Clones

Dear Big Buds: I’ve got cannabis clones from a shop near Denver. Have had them for three weeks.  Some have leaves that are yellow, curling and brown.  Should I remove the damaged leaves? What’s wrong with the plants? Thanks, Worried in Colorado Dear Worried: Buying marijuana clones from commercial sellers, or otherwise getting them anywhere other […]

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Marijuana Heroin

Heroin dealers, Police, Pharmaceuticals & Billionaire
Are Happy Florida Didn’t Legalize Marijuana

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article was written when heroin dealers and pharmaceutical companies were rejoicing about the defeat of the Florida medical marijuana “Amendment 2” ballot initiative in 2012. In 2016, however, Florida voters approved Amendment 2. Read here for more information. Florida’s Amendment 2 failed to pass in 2012. The law needed approval from 60% […]

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Top 3 Soil Products for Marijuana Growers

Growing marijuana in soil is a mixed blessing for growers. Soil is more forgiving when it comes to root zone pH and nutrients buffering, but is almost impossible to totally control when it comes to feed programs and root zone problems…especially when compared to a pure hydroponics system such as aeroponics or deep water culture. […]

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How a Few Nice Cuts Can Give You More Marijuana

You can increase the yield, strength, and health of your marijuana plants by pruning, trimming and other techniques. Let’s take a look… After at least four sets of true serrated leaves have grown on your rooted clones or cannabis seedlings, it’s time to do your earliest trim. The place to cut is on the newest […]

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