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  • The Best Uses For Kief

    When people look at marijuana buds, they’re often fascinated by the white crystals known as trichomes. Kief is one part of these trichomes. When a significant amount of kief has been collected, it forms a powdery, brown substance. Those that use a grinder to bust up their marijuana buds will recognize it as the fine granules that collect in the lower section of their grinder. Continue reading

  • How to Boost Flavour in Your Marijuana Plants?

    You’ve seen it, or even done it, before. You walk into a dispensary and to help you choose a strain, you open a jar and shove your nose inside. Or, you’re handed a bag and again, you open it and can’t wait to get a whiff. People do this because they want to see how potent a certain strain is just by its smell. That will also tell them a lot about how the marijuana tastes. Clearly, smell and taste are an important part of the end product for growers. So how can you boost the flavour in your own marijuana plants? Continue reading

  • Organic Pest Control for Marijuana Growing

    Pesticides have been a problem for consumers for years. Typically, consumers mostly think about the pesticides on the food they consume. But what about those on marijuana?   Continue reading

  • Growing Organic Marijuana: A beginners guide

    Organic marijuana can be very beneficial. Any organic plant can be described as being derived from a living organism. With organic plants, only natural sources should be used for growing mediums and nutrients. These are different from nutrients that are synthetically made in a laboratory. Growing organic marijuana consists of cultivating a garden comprised of an intricate network. Within this network are bugs, bacteria, worms and fungus. All of these help cannabis plants thrive. Continue reading

  • How to avoid fluffy, loose and airy buds

    The perfect bud off a marijuana plant is typically tight and dense. However, it is also possible to end up with fluffy, loose, and airy buds and this could be a problem. Continue reading

  • Sulfur Deficiency: Fixing Your Sick Marijuana Plant

    Sulfur deficiencies are very rare in cannabis plants, but they can happen. When they do, plants can suffer significant growth problems. The grower can be left with no plant at all, or one with a very small yield. For this reason, it is important that a sulfur deficiency is caught early. At the beginning stages of a deficiency, it can be quite easy to fix. Continue reading

  • Manganese Deficiency: Fixing Your Sick Marijuana Plant

    When a manganese deficiency occurs in plants, their leaves will start to turn yellow. The marijuana leaves will then turn brown and eventually die. If left untreated, the deficiency could destroy the entire plant. A manganese deficiency can be difficult to spot, as it looks similar to other marijuana deficiencies.  Continue reading

  • Iron Deficiency: Fixing Your Sick Marijuana Plant

    Iron may not be one of the primary nutrients for cannabis, but an iron deficiency will greatly inhibit a plant’s growth. It will first appear as bright yellow leaves. This discoloration is just one of the symptoms of a plant being deficient in iron. It is also just one that mimics other nutrient deficiencies in marijuana plants. Continue reading

  • Phosphorous Deficiency: Fixing Your Sick Marijuana Plant

    Phosphorous is one of the major nutrients marijuana plants need. A lack of phosphorous will affect root growth and slow overall plant growth. If left untreated it can potentially kill the plant. Marijuana plants with a phosphorous deficiency will start to show signs on bottom growth first, as it begins destroying older leaves first.  Continue reading

  • Calcium Deficiency: Fixing Your Sick Marijuana Plant

    Calcium may not be a macro nutrient for the marijuana plant. But a calcium deficiency can have very serious effects and if left untreated, could have a negative effect on the ultimate yield of buds come harvest time. A calcium deficiency can show up in a number of ways on a cannabis plant,. It most often appears as brown spots on cannabis leaves. The good news for growers is that most marijuana deficiencies can be corrected, and that holds true for a calcium deficiency too. Continue reading

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