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How to Grow Organic Marijuana

Our marijuana growing community argues about whether to grow marijuana organically or “naturally,” versus growing marijuana using hydroponics nutrients. The core of the argument is whether synthetic hydroponics nutrients, and the soilless method itself, are equal to, better than, or inferior to growing organic marijuana in soil using natural or organic ingredients and no synthetics. […]

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Growing Marijuana: Drying & Curing Marijuana for Perfect Buds

After growing and harvesting your marijuana plants, you have two more important steps before your buds are ready to smoke or process: drying and curing. In about 50% of the cannabis grow ops I’ve seen, growers aren’t drying and curing marijuana the right way. Before we talk about drying and curing, consider the selective harvesting […]

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Getting Rid of Powdery Mildew on Marijuana

One of the most challenging things for marijuana growers is what to do when pests or diseases attack your crop. And of those many attackers, powdery mildew is one that can drive you crazy because it keeps coming back after you think you beat it. Powdery mildew is actually a fungi. It travels via spores […]

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Growing Marijuana: Grow Tent as Hydroponics Grow Room?

We’ve been talking about the rewards and challenges of growing marijuana, and that includes where should you grow it, and how should you grow marijuana. When I decided to get serious about growing marijuana, I looked at all my options and was very favorable towards getting a hydroponics grow tent. Advertisements for medical marijuana grow […]

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How to Grow Marijuana: Harvesting Your Buds

So you get to the end of bloom phase and the work’s just beginning! You can do everything right up the moment of harvesting buds, but if the harvesting, drying and curing are wrong, you lose some of what you worked so hard to grow. We talked before about knowing WHEN to harvest your marijuana. […]

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Maximum Yield Marijuana Harvest Timing Tips

When it comes to flushing and cutting your marijuana plants, timing is everything. You want to let your marijuana plants bloom as long as they need to so you get the highest THC percentages and weight. And you want to time your flush/cut precisely, to ensure you don’t end bloom phase too early or too […]

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