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What is Biochar?

Charcoal. The difference? The intended use. Biochar is used for soil amendments and carbon sequestration. Where as charcoal is intended to be used a fuel source for heating or cooking. How is Biochar Made? Biochar is made with controlled burns. These can be as small as a personal kiln in the back yard or as […]

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What is Scrogging?

In the search of “how to grow the best crop possible,” you’ve probably heard of Scrogging or the SCRoG technique. SCroG stands for “Screen of Green.” […]

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What are Popcorn Buds and How Can I Use Them?

What Are Popcorn Buds? Popcorn buds, also known as b-buds, are the smaller flower formations near the bottom or inner workings of the plant. They are not full-blown flowers and are more like tiny fluffs. What Causes Popcorn Buds? How Are They Grown? The formation of popcorn buds often occurs from excess heat. If the […]

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What are the Differences Between Male and Female Plants

Male and Female cannabis plants may look similar from afar, but there are some major differences. Both physically and physiologically. How to Spot the Difference Between Male and Female Cannabis Plants Both male and female plants look nearly identical, but there are some obvious differences. During the preflowering stage, 4-8 weeks from a seed, the […]

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What to Do with Cannabis and Hemp Stalks, Leaves, and Stems After Harvest

Getting the most out of your harvest is the goal of every grower, no matter your crop. When it comes to cannabis though, once the buds are cut, there is a lot of plant left over. So What Do You Do with All of the Leaves, Stalks, Stems, Roots, and Even Soil? Biomass, or the […]

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How to Trim Cannabis Buds for Beautiful Nugs

You’ve worked long and hard. Now the time has come to trim your cannabis or hemp flowers into beautiful buds. Before you pick up those shears there are a few things to take into consideration. Are you going to trim by hand? Wet Trim or Dry trim? Machine trim? Hire a group of people to […]

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Tips for Improving Your Soil

Why is Soil Quality Important? Soil is quite possibly the most important part of any garden. It allows you to grow in confidence knowing that your plants are receiving exactly what they need, when they need it. Feed the soil and the soil feeds the plant. This philosophy not only allows for a good growing […]

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What are the Best Nutrients for Growing Cannabis?

Growing cannabis and hemp is like any other plant. Cannabis requires different nutrients at each stage of it’s growth cycle. What Nutrients Should I Use for Young Plants? As a young plant (vegetative stage), additional Nitrogen is consumed. Nitrogen is used to grow stalks, roots, leaves and gain height and width. Young plants benefit from […]

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What is Nutrient Lockout?

What is Nutrient Lockout? Nutrient lockout is when the soil, or soil medium, is overloaded with nutrients or has a pH that is too extreme. Nutrient lockout restricts the pant from feeding. What are the Signs of Nutrient Lockout? When a plant is not being cared for properly there are warning signs. Things get tricky […]

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Should You be Using Feed Charts?

Almost everyone is looking to growing the biggest, highest quality plants they can. This leads many farmers to consider using nutrients in their soil.With all of the available data on the benefits of nutrients, more and more growers are giving them a try. Knowing when to use them, and how much to use, can still […]

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