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The Cannabis Experiment: Testing Your Grow To Get The Best Of Your Plants

How do you determine which fertilizers, grow lights, hydroponics supplements, cultivation procedures, and supplies are best for your cannabis growing endeavors? The most reliable way to find out which is best is by conducting controlled experiments. So, what exactly is a controlled experiment? It’s a testing method in which you change one variable while leaving […]

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Jack And The Bud Stalk: Understanding Your Marijuana’s Natural Explosive Growth Patterns

Explosive growth is a term you sometimes see in marketing copy for cannabis-growing products. I define explosive growth as a sudden, positive change in observable plant performance parameters. These parameters include: Production and maturation of new leaves. Thickening of stalks and stems. Height and diameter gain. Budding site development. Early floral development. Bud height, density […]

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Sea Of Love: Dive Into These Strains For A Thriving Sea Of Green

In our recent article about sea of green marijuana growing, we cleared up the common misconceptions within our marijuana grow community about sea of green (SOG) as it relates to screen of green (SCROG) growing. SOG isn’t SCROG, the two most crucial differences being that SOG doesn’t utilize screen nets to hold plants in place, […]

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Scotts Miracle-Gro Buys General Hydroponics

Scotts Miracle-Gro, a convicted corporate criminal that sells low-end fertilizers, Monsanto’s Round-Up, and other poisons, has purchased hydroponics nutrients manufacturer General Hydroponics. It has also purchased Dutch lighting company Gavita, and Arizona-based hydroponics nutrients company Botanicare. These big-money takeovers were made by a Scotts Miracle-Gro front company called “Hawthorne Gardening Company,” a wholly-owned Scotts subsidiary formed […]

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This is a Kali Mist flower at two weeks into bloom phase. It has about ten more weeks to go before harvest!

Growing Sativa Marijuana: Insider Strategies #2

As discussed before in this previous article,  it’s no longer accurate to describe most marijuana strains using words like Sativa or Indica because 85% of cannabis strains are hybridized combos. If you look for example on the strain descriptions for Subcool TGA seeds, they say 70-30 Sativa or some other ratio. 70-30 or 80-20 are […]

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Growing Sativa Marijuana: Insider Strategies #1

As we’ve discussed before in an article about Sativa and Indica cannabis, most marijuana strains are hybrids. Authentic pure Sativa and Sativa-dominant cannabis gives you a stimulating, hallucinogenic high that’s way different from Kush and Indica cannabis. For example, the breeder of a strain called Chocolope describes it as “95% Sativa and 5% Indica.” But when I […]

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