Justin Trudeau and his Liberal Party promised during his election campaign to legalize recreational marijuana and reform Canada’s marijuana laws. But marijuana growers, users, advocates, and opposition politicians are expressing mixed feelings about Canada marijuana legalization just announced by Trudeau’s government. The new legislation proposes allowing adult Canadians to legally possess up to 30 grams […]
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What if you were desperately waiting for an organ transplant to keep you alive, but your doctors kick you off the organ transplant list because you use marijuana. Hydroponics nutrients and cannabis growing pioneer Michael Straumietis says cannabis-using transplant patients are experiencing “life-threatening medical discrimination against our marijuana community.” “The perfect example is Garry Godfrey, […]
Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders repeatedly tried to pass federal marijuana decriminalization. Now a newbie Virginia Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives is attempting the same thing. Virginia Representative Thomas Garrett is pushing a bill that completely removes cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) and its “schedule” listing of “contraband drugs.” Cannabis […]
The temperature and humidity of your indoor grow room are BIG factors in your plants’ performance. Michael Straumietis, founder and owner of the only hydroponics nutrients company that designs and tests its products on cannabis, remembers when he visited a 20-light grow op that had inadequate air conditioning. “They needed 6000 BTUs of cooling power […]
Marijuana hydroponics nutrients manufacturer and grow expert BigMike Straumietis was forced to cancel his much-anticipated 2017 Super Bowl party at his Los Angeles “Marijuana Mansion.” Marijuana Mansion parties, his company Advanced Nutrients, and Straumietis’ ” Instagram account, are famous worldwide. His legendary parties feature elaborate concert-quality sound and light systems, cannabinoid bars with pure extracts […]
Franco Loja, co-star of the legendary Strain Hunters video series and one of the best-loved members of the international cannabis research and cultivation community, passed away in early January. He was in the Democratic Republic of Congo making documentaries and doing cannabis genetics research when he died. Brain malaria is the suspected cause of death. […]
We’d all love to harvest 3+ pounds per 1000-watt light! Now Advanced Nutrients founder and owner Michael Straumietis has made marijuana grow room videos that help you get the stacks of fat buds you desire. Straumietis is the only fertilizer and hydroponics nutrients manufacturer who has professional marijuana-growing experience and whose products are tested on […]
In our series on autoflowering marijuana, we’ve explained the difference between autoflowering and photoperiod cannabis, and pointed out that some autoflowering strains can equal the potency and yields delivered by photoperiod cannabis. We also shared with you the dozen best autoflowering marijuana strains. One convenient thing about autoflowering marijuana is you don’t have to switch […]
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