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Protect Your Grow Room By Quarantining Marijuana Clones

When accepting marijuana clones into your garden, there’s always a danger of bringing in pest or problems along with the new cannabis acquisitions. Spider mites, broad mites, thrips, aphids, powdery mildew and other pests and diseases can come in with the marijuana clones, and cause you big trouble. I always look at marijuana clones with […]

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 […]

Avoid This Dangerous Mistake Most Growers Make Using C02 in Marijuana Growing

Using C02 in marijuana growing during the lights-on part of each 24-hour period gives you faster growth and bigger yields if you do it right. Using C02 in marijuana growing increases growth rate, maturation rate, yield, and potency. Your marijuana plants grow faster, are ready for bloom phase slightly earlier, grow fatter buds faster in […]

Growing Marijuana: Winter Marijuana Growing Tactics

Winter marijuana growing season is here, giving you a different set of opportunities and challenges compared to growing marijuana indoors during warmer months. With indoor marijuana growing, any time of year has its challenges. For example, I live where there are very hot summer months. My marijuana grow room is in the back of my […]

How You Can Grow 3+ Pounds of Marijuana Buds Per Light, Part One

How many pounds per light are you getting from your marijuana garden? Michael Straumietis, founder of hydroponics nutrients company Advanced Nutrients and a long-time cannabis grower and researcher, says you can grow 3+ pounds per light. Straumietis is so serious about helping you increase your yields and fix any grow op problems you might have […]

Grow Marijuana Strains High in CBD & THC

CBD CBD CBD! When you hear about “medical marijuana legalization,” you’re often hearing about legalizing only CBD, otherwise known as cannabidiol. CBD is one of the Big Three cannabinoids. The other two are THC and CBN—tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabinol. THC, CBD, and CBN are medically important, and so are terpenoids and flavonoids, which are other compounds […]

What Michigan Marijuana Growers Should Know About the Flint Water Crisis

What should Michigan marijuana growers and marijuana growers in other states know about the Flint water crisis? As a Michigan marijuana grower myself who networks with Michigan marijuana growers statewide, I should have figured out a long time ago that Flint’s water was bad. How would I have known? Because I know two marijuana growers […]

Marijuana Grow Phase Strategies for Bigger Buds

Marijuana grow phase is also called vegetative growth phase or veg phase, and it’s way more important than most marijuana growers realize. The success of your marijuana bloom phase—bud size, harvest weight, THC and other cannabinoids, taste and smell, plant health—are greatly determined by how well you treat your plants in marijuana grow phase. In […]

3 Ways to Know You’re Growing Strong Marijuana

So you just finished drying and curing a marijuana strain you haven’t grown before, and you’re looking forward to a new, incredible high. The bud looks and smells good. You put the bud in a bowl and light it. The smoke tastes good and goes down smooth. The ash is white (which means the bud is […]

5 Important Facts About Hydroponics Marijuana Systems

When you first think of growing marijuana, you’re faced with the choice of soil versus hydroponics, and if you choose hydroponics, you look at hydroponics marijuana systems. We’ve talked before about comparing soil cannabis growing with hydroponics growing. The term “hydroponics” describes gardens where cannabis plants grow in a solid media such as rockwool or […]

Marijuana’s Evil Enemy: Gray Mold

Botrytis Cinerea is the dreaded gray mold that can eat up your beautiful buds within a couple of days. Interesting to note this “mold” is caused by a fungus, and a tough one at that. It can survive temperatures from 28° to 90°F. Gray mold goes dormant to defy eradication efforts and harsh conditions. It […]

Growing Marijuana in Hawaii: Woody Harrelson Wants to Grow & Sell Island Weed

Growing marijuana in Hawaii has long been a source for quality cannabis. Think “Maui Wowie.” Now, with new laws radically changing marijuana growing and selling in Hawaii, actor Woody Harrelson is among the many applicants willing to pay a non-refundable $5000 application fee for a license to grow a maximum of 6000 marijuana plants and […]

Hydroponics Reservoir Success Secrets For Marijuana Growers

The hydroponics reservoir is a very important but often neglected piece of equipment used by marijuana growers. It’s “just a container,” some marijuana growers say, but it’s the container that holds two of the essential things your marijuana plants need: water and nutrients. A lot can go wrong with hydroponics reservoirs. One hidden thing is […]

How You Convert Marijuana “Trash” Into Marijuana Cash

When I was co-running a 20,000-watt marijuana grow, at the end of every harvest cycle we’d have dozens of jumbo garbage bags filled with leaf, stem, ugly buds, and stalks. We put the marijuana trash on compost piles and covered it with other organic matter. The same thing happened with outdoor marijuana grows. A lot […]

Huge Canadian Medical Marijuana Ruling From Federal Judge

Canadian medical marijuana growers and users have mixed feelings about a Canadian federal judge’s ruling regarding the thousands of people who have government licenses to grow medical marijuana. Judge Michael Phelan ruled that the Canadian government’s Marijuana for Medical Purposes Regulations that invalidated individual grow licenses are unconstitutional. Instead of totally throwing out the regs, […]

Marijuana Flushing Tips for Tastier Buds

Marijuana flushing is an important part of finishing your crop, whether you grow in soil, deep water culture, coco coir, rockwool, grow stones, aeroponics, soilless mix, and other marijuana growing systems. Marijuana is a powerful plant that takes in and stores a lot of what’s in its root environment. Some of what it stores in […]

High-Yielding Hawaii Marijuana Growing Success Tips

We’ve had two previous articles about growing marijuana in Hawaii. We noted the Hawaii government legalized a pay to play system selling a total of eight government licenses giving each license holder the right to grow 6000 marijuana plants and retail cannabis products at two medical marijuana dispensaries. We also noted Hawaii is now the […]

How to Grow Marijuana: Harvest Timing For Perfect Marijuana Buds

As a beginner grower learning how to grow marijuana, I had only a vague feeling about the correct way to do harvest timing. I wrongly believed I’d magically know when the buds were ready for harvest. Then I would just cut the branches and hang them up somewhere for a few days, pinching a bud […]

Check Out Wireless Marijuana Grow Room Controllers

Marijuana growers spend a lot of time and effort monitoring and managing their grow rooms and plants, but using marijuana grow room controllers reduces that time and effort. We heard from How-To Hydro grow guru Eljay that one of the smartest marijuana grow room controllers systems is the SmartBee set-up. SmartBee bases their whole-grow room […]

Cash In On Marijuana Growing Now!

If you ever wanted to start growing marijuana, or you’re already growing marijuana and want to expand your plant numbers, now’s the time to do it. Don’t wait another minute. Start or expand your marijuana garden NOW! Here’s why… Those of us who’ve been growing marijuana for years hate that marijuana is illegal. We hate […]

Protect Your Grow Room By Quarantining Marijuana Clones When accepting marijuana clones into your garden, there’s always a danger of bringing in pest or problems along with the new cannabis