Marijuana growing facts, stories and news

Hermaphrodite Cannabis Plants: How to Spot the Enemy From Within
Most experienced growers have already faced the problem of hermaphroditism among female cannabis flowers, and it is exactly the reason why almost every article about growing pot tells you not to stress the plants.
Apr 25, 2017 12:25 PM
Hydroponics for Beginners: Technique's 6 Benefits for Novice Growers
One of the easiest ways to use all resources as wisely as you possibly can is by using marijuana hydroponics systems. But if you are a beginner, you need to choose a technique that is not only energy-efficient but also easy enough. So, what are the benefits of growing marijuana hydroponically for novice growers?
Apr 21, 2017 12:25 PM
10 Facts About Growing Hemp That Will Surprise You
Unlike marijuana, hemp does not contain the psychoactive compound THC, so it is considered safe and even beneficial. For many centuries, people have used hemp for making different products, including paper, paint, and textiles. Now, the citizens of 21 states in America can legally grow hemp for industrial purposes. So, what are the benefits of growing hemp? For what other amazing purposes can we use this plant? Here are ten facts about growing hemp that will surprise you.
Apr 18, 2017 12:50 PM
No-Till Method Can Help Save You Money on Growing Cannabis
Cannabis growers use different agricultural techniques today, and all of the methods have their benefits and disadvantages. However, the common tendency is eliminating chemical contamination of both the harvest and the environment, as well as ensuring sustainability.
Apr 11, 2017 12:25 PM
Marijuana Grow App: Grow Easier, Harvest More
Did you know that you can use your smartphone to grow more high-quality weed? No, we are not talking about one of these mobile games where you can pretend you are working at a marijuana store. We are going to tell you about three marijuana growing apps that may help you run your real weed garden.
Mar 30, 2017 12:40 PM
Most Common Reasons for Leaf Death and How to Save Your Plant
Marijuana leaves are a sure indicator of the health of your plant. By looking at them, you can tell what is wrong with the herb and what you need to do to cure it.
Mar 27, 2017 12:30 PM
5 Strains That Can Be Challenging to Grow
If you consider yourself a seasoned grower, you may be looking for a challenge to make your routine more interesting. This kind of experience can improve your growing skills and let you dive deeply into the farming craft. Moreover, it can allow you to explore some rare strains that are difficult to find on the market.
Mar 13, 2017 12:30 PM
Importance of Silicon in Cannabis Cultivation
One of the main subjects of the recent cannabis research is the importance of silicon in the plant's development. Scientists study the ways the element influences its growth and health. It appears that this nutrient is essential for proper cannabis cultivation.
Feb 22, 2017 12:30 PM
Autoflower Grow Guide for Beginners
Autoflowering cannabis strains are a great controversy among growers. Some people stick to this kind of marijuana, others claim that they are useless and hard to grow. In fact, autoflowering is not a thing that you have to shy away from. If you know the secrets of their cultivation, these plants will become your favorite.
Feb 21, 2017 12:15 PM
Tissue Culturing: Secure Way of Plant Propagation
Cannabis propagation is an essential topic for any grower, whether they are growing plants for a personal purpose or in a commercial setting. Both seed germination and cloning have their own benefits and disadvantages, but when it comes to choosing the most secure method, plant tissue culturing is beyond competition.
Feb 16, 2017 12:15 PM
Underground Treasure: Why You Should Care About Roots
While lots of growers care about the appearance of the leaves on their cannabis plants the most, we suggest paying attention to the roots as well. Yes, in most cases, you can barely see them and, therefore, cannot say whether they are healthy or not, whether they have grown big or stayed small, but if you give them some extra care, the reward will be superb!
Feb 14, 2017 12:15 PM
Tips on Growing Your First Plant Indoors
Sooner or later, all devoted stoners come up with the idea to experiment with cannabis cultivation themselves. Whether you are a skilled gardener or not, you can start with a single plant and see if you like it.
Feb 9, 2017 11:10 AM
How to Find Out Whether Your Cannabis Plants Are Male
Are there any ways to use your male plants? How do you find out whether your plant is male?
Feb 8, 2017 12:10 PM
Veganics: New Philosophy of Growing Organic Cannabis
Have you ever noticed a “veganic” label on a cannabis product in your local dispensary? This label has only recently appeared in the cannabis community, but it has been used in the agricultural industry for years. So what does it actually mean?
Feb 6, 2017 12:15 PM
Top 3 Hydro Mixtures for Marijuana Plants
An increasing number of marijuana growers prefer hydro mixtures to the traditional soil. Hydro mixtures are better for indoor cultivation as they allow to control the amount of water and nutrients added to the plant. These potting mixtures are less likely to develop mold or insects, so growers have more chances to cultivate healthy plants and get high yields.
Feb 2, 2017 12:15 PM
Get Rid of Pesticides: Natural Control Over Pests Problem
Toxic pesticides are a big problem for the cannabis industry. Every state that legalized marijuana has faced this issue and keeps on dealing with it even despite the regulations on cultivation.
Jan 26, 2017 12:15 PM
How to Get Rid of Rodents in Your Outdoor Cannabis Garden Naturally
It is definitely not fun to see how pests or vermin destroy your crop. But at the same time, it is not fun to feed your plants toxic chemical pesticides that not only hurt rodents or insects but also affect our own health, soil, and groundwater. Fortunately, there is an option that can preserve your garden and the wildlife at the same time, and we are talking about natural ways to protect the crops.
Jan 11, 2017 12:15 PM
Flush Your Home-Grown Cannabis Properly
Chemical and nutrient treatments can accumulate in the soil during the growth cycle. As a result, plants may become poor-quality and have an unhealthy look. Here are a few tips on how to flush your cannabis properly and recognize the bud that has undergone this treatment.
Jan 9, 2017 12:15 PM
10 Tips on How to Grow Monster Cannabis Buds
When you are growing your marijuana, the point is to get beautiful, big (or better even giant), and potent buds. And it is achievable since growing cannabis has nothing to do with magic or coincidence, it is similar to science: you do certain things and get the desirable result. The point is to know what exactly you should do and how to do it.
Jan 3, 2017 12:15 PM
California Scientists Help Marijuana Growers Cut Energy Use
A group of scientists from the Western Cooling Efficiency Center at UC Davis, California, has recently tested a dehumidifier built by MSP Technology, a New-York-based company that develops equipment for dehumidification and energy recovery. According to the researchers, MSP Technology's new device may help marijuana growers save up to 65 percent of the energy they use.
Dec 29, 2016 12:20 PM