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cannabis in the UK

God Save The Green: How Climate Change Helped UK Cannabis Growers Harvest Big In 2018

The summer of 2018 was one of significant climate change, both weather wise and politically speaking, for not only the general population of the United Kingdom, but also for the British nation’s cannabis growers and consumers. The government there was forced to loosen its restrictive policies regarding medical marijuana after officials were spurred on by […]

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outdoor cannabis

Weed Wars: Defending Your Outdoor Cannabis Crop From Its Enemies

Growing cannabis outdoors, and not safely hidden away in pristine grow room, is like being a commander in a war zone. Outside, you must defend your plants and grow site from potential attackers. Some of these attackers are humans. Others are animals. Some are diseases, some are molds and fungi. You’re also battling ambient conditions. […]

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marijuana growing

Bud Money: Exploring Low-Tech, Low-Cost Marijuana Growing Strategies & Equipment

Northern California fires. Hurricane Irma. Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Maria. Not to mention all the tropical storms and subsequent floods that hurt many marijuana growers this year alone. Heartbreaking numbers of grow ops were wiped out, and in some worst-case scenarios, growers even lost their homes and loved ones. These catastrophes have led growers to ask […]

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Subcool

Northern California Wildfires Decimate Subcool & The Region’s Other Marijuana Growers

For Mendocino County black market marijuana grower R.T., the devastating wildfires consuming California, from Orange County to Mendocino and Butte counties, couldn’t have come at a worse time. His outdoor marijuana crop near Redwood Valley, planted in a terraced pattern on a hillside, along with a hut, his water tank, irrigation tubing, vehicle, guns, fertilizers, […]

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Subcool

Subcool Hits Up The Emerald Triangle For An Outdoor Monster Marijuana TGA Garden Tour

When it comes to Northern California’s prolific outdoor marijuana grower community, September and October represent big payoff months. And legendary seed breeder Subcool of TGA Genetics has been touring legal cannabis gardens as they ripen. Subcool is fortunate to live near the southern edge of NorCal’s famed Emerald Triangle weed-growing region, which comprises Mendocino, Humboldt […]

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Marijuana Transporters

Beware the Highway Police Vultures Waiting to Swoop on Marijuana Transporters

Any time you’re transporting marijuana, you risk getting busted by highway police. Highway police profiling and drug interdiction zones account for a significant percentage of the hundreds of thousands of marijuana arrests that occur every year in America. Part of the threat comes from the government’s designation of “High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas” (HIDTA) that […]

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Flow Kana

Flow Kana Organic Marijuana Growers Unite Against Corporate Marijuana

BigBudsMag.com for many years has been reporting that home marijuana growers, sometimes known as black market marijuana growers, feel there are plusses and minuses of marijuana “legalization.” We all want the police, courts, and governments to let us grow and sell marijuana in an open market. But what we’ve seen in marijuana legalization states, especially […]

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