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Have Fun Harvesting Your Marijuana

Harvesting marijuana is the culmination of all your work and hope. It has to be done at the right time in the right way with the right tools if you’re going to get the full value of the buds you’ve grown. Here’s how you make harvest day a happy day: Climate Control: Harvesting marijuana has to […]

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Coco Coir

Marijuana Growers See Bigger, Stickier Buds Using Coco Coir Nutrients

Hydroponics coco coir for marijuana growers is  almost as popular as rockwool, peat-based soilless mixes (such as Pro-Mix), and soil. You can cleanse and re-use coco coir. Coco coir even when saturated still has space for oxygen and aeration. This makes it less likely your marijuana roots suffer from oxygen-deprivation and overwatering effects. What’s more, […]

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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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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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harvesting marijuana buds

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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