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Learn how to grow weed at McGill: August university offers diploma in marijuana production
University says it's uniquely placed to provide the best nuggets of wisdom on the industry
Mar 9, 2018 2:07 PM
7 Differences Between Growing Marijuana Indoors vs. Outdoors
Let’s say you’re interested in growing your own marijuana, and you’ve done all the research you need. You know what strain you want, you know the best soil to choose and everything else. But now you need to figure out one last thing: do you want to grow it indoors or outdoors?
Mar 2, 2018 12:41 PM
The Top 5 Marijuana Strains for Beginning Growers
There are many things to consider when starting a marijuana grow, regardless of the resources or space that you have. Here are 5 strains that seem to generally do well for beginning growers.
Feb 24, 2018 2:00 PM
The WeedBlog
We’re One Step Closer to Growing Weed on Mars
We already managed to get a selfie-taking robot to Mars. Can we also send over some cannabis seeds?
Jan 16, 2018 11:05 AM
High Times
5 Tips for Vertical Farming
If you’re looking to implement multiple tiers of growing in your indoor cultivation facility, follow these pointers to ensure you’re properly set up for vertical farming success.
Jan 14, 2018 9:32 AM
Cannabis Business Times
Top 10 Cannabis Strains For Cold Climates
Varieties ideal for cold climates
Dec 22, 2017 12:43 PM
Trimming Tips and Tricks for Industrial Grows
Determining what equipment and techniques to use for trimming cannabis from industrial grows can be difficult. These trimming tips will help ensure success.
Dec 22, 2017 4:12 AM
The WeedBlog
GhostGrow: 3 Tips for Growing High-Quality, Healthy Cannabis
The owner of California-based GhostGrow shares how you can enhance your nutrient delivery—even for finicky, old-school strains.
Dec 10, 2017 3:29 PM
Cannabis Business Times
Grow Room Humidity Control: 5 Tips for Indoor Growers
Lights. Air conditioning. Humidity control. Those are the three things Gary Howard, who has nearly two decades of experience in the cannabis industry, will never cheap out on. But it’s the last one—humidity control—where he sees too many growers taking too many risks and making mistakes.
Dec 1, 2017 2:40 PM
Are LED Grow Lights Better Than HPS For Growing Marijuana Indoors?
When it comes to growing marijuana, there is no shortage of things that people argue about.
Nov 16, 2017 2:39 PM
Weed News
What Soil Conditions Are Best to Grow Weed?
At Green Barn Farms, the native soil is alkaline with an eight to nine pH level, according to Jensen. The growers bring in compost and organic materials to lighten up the soil and make it slightly more acidic in the six to seven pH range.
Nov 10, 2017 2:04 PM
Nosy Neighbors? Try These Less Smelly Weed Strains!
​Are you worried about your growing operation being found out? Don’t want the smell of delicious, yet stinky cannabis plants seeping through your walls and alerting your neighbors? Try these less smelly weed strains!
Oct 31, 2017 9:29 AM
I Love Growing Marijuana
Tips for Growing Industrial Hemp
Industrial hemp plants grow vigorously, with long, lanky stalks and deep tap roots. Different varieties of hemp may produce a varying quantity seeds or fiber, and they may also differ in oil composition.
Oct 15, 2017 2:15 PM
A growing problem: Lightening the carbon footprint of cannabis farms
In a protected, controlled environment, they can grow a profitable mix of high-potency, medicinal marijuana and any number of milder strains appealing to a new market. But the venture comes with both a business and social overhead: high energy bills and a heavy, carbon footprint.
Oct 2, 2017 1:04 PM
Albuquerque Journal
Growing Cannabis in a Pot: Simple Recipe for Super Soil
If you are planning to grow organic cannabis at home, the first thing you should think about is the biodiversity of the soil. Rich soil is the key to prospering cannabis. If you are new to gardening, and various combinations of multiple ingredients for your soil seem like rocket science to you, there is good news. Simple recipes for organic soil work as well as the complex ones.
Aug 9, 2017 12:30 PM
5 Heavy-Yielding Strains That Will Exceed Your Expectations
Any cannabis grower wants his garden to produce potent and fragrant flowers in large amounts. However, the genetics of the plant have the upper hand in this matter.
Aug 3, 2017 12:25 PM
4 Safe and Effective Ways to Get Rid of Cannabis Pests
Although there are a lot of chemical products that may help you get rid of different types of bugs and pests, these products are not 100% harmless for humans. So, instead of risking both your harvest and your health, you'd better look for some less dangerous yet still effective ways to protect your weed crop from pests. Fortunately, we at WeedGrowHub may help you with that. Here are four of the most effective and safe ways to fight marijuana pests.
Jul 18, 2017 12:30 PM
From Seeds to Buds: A Life-Cycle of Cannabis Plants
Growing marijuana may at first seem to be easy and fun, but in fact, you will have to put a lot of work into the process. So, if you want to grow high-quality cannabis, learning the basics is only a start. Once you get a better understanding of the stages of growth a plant goes through, it will be easier for you to figure out what to do next to improve your garden. WeedGrowHub will tell you everything you need to know about each of the stages of the marijuana plant life-cycle.
Jul 13, 2017 12:25 PM