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Clean And Green: A Cannabis Grower’s Guide To Grow-Room Sanitation

Cleanliness is next to godliness, as they say. And in a cannabis grow room, sanitation is critical to the overall success of your grow program. Yet, it often appears overlooked by many a grower, particularly the small-scale cultivators or those just starting out. “Personally, I think it is horrifically overlooked,” says Christopher Sloper, consultant to […]

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Can Air: The Importance Of Ventilation For A Healthy Grow

Poor ventilation is the one thing that can knock the wind out of the sails of your grow operation. It’s been the culprit of many problems in a grow, including the formation of mold and mildew, mites, poor stem development, and generally poor cannabis growth from the lack of proper oxygen/carbon dioxide (CO2) exchange. Many […]

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Summer Marijuana Grow Room Success Strategies

Some marijuana growers take the summer off, but many of us keep on running our marijuana grow rooms, even during summer heat. Let’s take a look at success strategies so you better manage the challenges of a summer marijuana grow room: Armor your plants with potassium silicate. Potassium silicate is present in rich soil, but […]

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Outdoor Marijuana Growing

Outdoor Marijuana Growing: Time to Start Planting

Spring is here, and it’s time to start planning your outdoor marijuana growing season, which traditionally runs from March through October in most places. You want a jumpstart on your planning and planting, so your marijuana plants are rooted and ready to be put outdoors as soon as fears of frost are past. Time the […]

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Cold Weather Marijuana Growing Tips

Cold Weather Marijuana Growing Tips

Cold weather marijuana growing is popular because grow room heat is an asset in the winter rather than a liability. But sometimes winter cold weather marijuana growing can be a grow room disaster. For example, I read on BigBudsMag.com about a marijuana grower in Michigan who struggled through an ice storm that knocked out electricity […]

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Stopping Mites, Gray Mold, Powdery Mildew, Thrips & Other Marijuana Grow Room Nightmares

As the indoor marijuana growing season ramps up, take these steps to stop mites, molds, mildews, fungi, fungus gnats, aphids, thrips, whiteflies, scale, and other attackers. Use a flashlight and magnifying glass to examine doors, vent holes, electrical outlets, duct shafts, windows, wall air conditioners. Even the tiniest opening can be a vector for marijuana […]

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Indoor Marijuana Growing New Season Start-Up Guide

I had a nice summer off from indoor marijuana growing. I’m growing marijuana outdoors at a remote guerilla site, and thanks to BigBudsMag.com, I knew how to select the site, how to prep it, how to install plants, how to feed and water them, and how to protect them from rip-offs including the police. I […]

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