How to Grow Cannabis: A Beginners Guide to Growing Weed in 2020

Can You Top A Plant Too Early? (Risks Involved & Tips)

Topping a marijuana plant is a skill you need to master to give new growth room and broaden the plant’s canopy. It is one of the most commonly used training techniques that have proved to increase yields immensely.   However, topping is a high-stress training method. It gives a lot of pain to the plant […]

Can You Scrog During Flowering?

Can You Scrog During Flowering?

SCROG during flowering is never a white or black thing. You never want much stress on the plant during flowering because any stalling in growth can affect your yield immensely.   SCROG involves placing a net over the plant so the new shoots grow through it. As the stems push through the net, you weave […]

Dangers of Smoking Moldy Weed

Botrytis: How Fast Bud Rot Spreads and How to Kill It

Bud rot identifies as gray mold and is a common fungus to growers in high humid climates. It is a severe malady that can make you lose a whole plant if you don’t control it.   The fungus, known as Botrytis cinerea, thrives in humidity above RH of 50%. Perk the temperature above 70F and you’ve […]

How Long To Cure Before Smell Comes Back

Loss of taste and smell in Buds: How Long To Cure Before Smell Comes Back?

After drying, you might notice a loss of taste and smell in your buds. Mostly it’s either because the buds have lost so much moisture within a short time.   The problem with most growers is that they rush the drying process and thus end up losing the valuable terpenes that make for better-smelling buds. […]

Does Vegging Longer Increase Yield?

How the Plant’s Size Affects Yield: Does Vegging Longer Increase Yield?

Vegging for longer is praised among growing circles as an excellent way to get more out of your plants. The bigger the plant grows, the higher the yield. That’s the general rule.   But is it a high-yielding technique or just another grower advice that everybody dishes around? I thought we should look into it […]

Why Does My Bud Smell Weird?

Why Does My Bud Smell Weird?

The smell of buds is an indicator of the buds’ quality. If the buds smell weird, it means a thing or two have gone wrong during the drying and curing process.       The bud’s smell accompanies the taste and gives you a favorable experience when smoking.       Weed smells have everything […]

Do Buds Grow During Flushing?

Do Buds Grow During Flushing?

Flushing cannabis is a highly regarded practice among growers. After using various nutrients in the different phases of the plant’s growth, the grow medium becomes concentrated with nutrient deposits. The plant also stores the excess nutrients and other compounds in its leaves and buds. Flushing removes the salts and nutrient deposits from the grow medium […]

Do Buds Grow During Flushing?

Should I Use Cal-Mag Every Watering?

Calcium and magnesium are vital minerals for the growth and development of marijuana plants. They help make the frames, you know, the body skeleton that holds your buds. The plant also needs Cal-Mag to facilitate photosynthesis. Calcium and magnesium come as Cal-Mag supplements and are on every grower’s nutrient list. The plant needs Cal-Mag in […]

Do Buds Need Direct Light?

Do Buds Need Direct Light?

Light is an essential growth and development resource for your cannabis plants. From the seedling stage to harvesting, the plant will need different hours of exposure to light. The buds need access to the light to fatten up and enrich the cannabinoids, terpenes, and the flavonoids. Inadequate lighting at the last phases of the flowering […]

How Long Should I Let My Buds Grow?

How Long Should I Let My Buds Grow?

Timing the harvest is an art growers nurture over time. And it matters because the last stages are even more crucial in bringing out the buds’ quality.   Weed’s distinct smell gets better as the terpenes mature; the cannabinoids become more concentrated in the buds. How Long Should I Let My Buds Grow? The time […]

7 Best Bud Trimmers— A Review of Cannabis Trimming Machines, 2021

Can You Smoke Fresh Picked Bud?

Most edible things are rich when fresh. You want to take your fruits and vegetables fresh from the garden. You want the kitchen to be smelling the freshness of the meals cooked therein, but for some herbs, like cannabis, you better dry and cure them to potentiate their rich components.   Whether you’re experimenting with […]

Can You Force Autoflowers To Flower?

Can You Force Autoflowers To Flower?

Growers can force autoflowers to flower. But rarely will you need to do that because autos flower much faster than photoperiod strains. If they take too long, you can tweak grow essentials to induce flowering.   Auto flowers are easier to grow because you don’t need to fiddle with light schedules to induce flowering. They […]

How Much Do Buds Shrink During Drying?

Drying & Curing and Buds’ Weight: How Much Do Buds Shrink During Drying?

The process of drying cannabis is an integral part of the weed-growing process. If you get everything right but dry your harvest under improper conditions, you will end up wasting the buds that took you too long to grow. Drying cannabis gets rid of the moisture in the buds allowing you to store them for […]

What Lights Do Professional Growers Use?

What Lights Do Professional Growers Use?

Indoor cannabis growing is now easier than ever. With indoor grow lights, you can cultivate a wide range of marijuana varieties at any time of the year and in any climatic condition. These grow lights are uniquely designed to stimulate photosynthesis and offer the correct color spectrum for plant growth and bud production. In essence, […]

What's Better LED or HPS?

What’s Better LED or HPS?

Choosing between High-Pressure Sodium (HPS) and LED lights is among the decisions that leave most indoor cannabis growers scratching their heads. The dilemma is rightly justified; selecting the right grow-light is an immense task.   Numerous attractive ad campaigns make the situation even more complicated, with innumerable opinions from brands on either side. If choosing […]

What Are the Best Lights for Growing Indoors?

What Are the Best Lights for Growing Indoors?

Indoor grow lights continue to revolutionize the cannabis industry. These resources enable enthusiasts and professional farmers to optimize their environmental efficiency and achieve a healthy harvest with minimal effort. Indoor growing lights stimulate growth and come in adjustable wavelengths. Most of these products are also energy-efficient, compact, and durable. But to enjoy all these benefits, […]

7 Best Bud Trimmers— A Review of Cannabis Trimming Machines, 2021

Best Bud Trimming Machines Under $200

Bud trimming machines are essential tools when you have harvested the frosty goodness of your grow. Trimming save you the hours and labor costs, but most growers spend way too much on machines when there are efficient and effective bud trimming machines under $200.   With a 200 budget you have variety of best-performing electric […]

Best Led Grow Lights for Cannabis Under $300

Best Led Grow Lights for Cannabis Under $300

The cost of grow lights present a major challenge for most growers. And while it’s true, grow lights are expensive. Still, you can find the best LED grow lights under $300 for cannabis on Amazon.   People assume that the lower the price of the grow light the less efficient it is, nothing can be […]

Best LED Grow Lights Under $100 For Cannabis

Best LED Grow Lights Under $100 For Cannabis

LED light are the best choice when you need to grow weed indoors with minimal operating costs. And while more expensive varieties come with more advanced features, there are best LED grow lights under $100, and they’re a better choice when you’re not growing on industrial scale.   If you’re growing indoors and you have […]