Guidebooks

Timing Your Outdoor Marijuana Grow Based on Location

There are many perks to growing marijuana outdoors. One very obvious advantage is that your plants will get the best kind of light for free. Most cannabis enthusiasts will agree that outdoor-grown, organic weed will smell and taste better since sunlight encompasses a wider spectrum which helps create a greater variety of cannabinoids and terpenes.  …
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Washing Your Marijuana Buds Using the 3 Bucket Method

Yes you heard that right, you need to wash your weed right after harvest. Now before you dismiss the idea outright, think about this: your plants, just like you, will accumulate dirt and dust throughout its life cycle. It will catch all sorts of stuff: dust will settle on it, bugs will bring dirt and …
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The Pros and Cons of Growing Autoflower vs Photoperiod Marijuana

In our previous post “Differences Between Autoflower and Regular Strain Marijuana Plants” we gave you an idea about the fundamental differences between the two plants. If you’ve already read that post, then you know that one is not necessarily better than the other and an advantage can easily be considered a disadvantage depending on the …
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Beneficial Insects for Growing Weed

Humans have long used beneficial insects to protect their crops from pests, with historical documents suggesting that it could have been as early as 200 AD. In the Talmud, there is a mention of the use of ant colonies for control purposes. It is also known that predatory ants were used by citrus farmers in …
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Differences Between Autoflower and Regular Strain Marijuana Plants

You’ll very likely come across the term “autoflower” when buying seeds. In fact, this is often a whole category on most websites and you may be confused to see two strains with the same name but classified under different categories. Some may even have a significant price difference. This may draw in unsuspecting beginners who …
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Using Grow Tents for Indoor Growing at Home

In almost all states in the US where home cultivation of marijuana is legal, residents are only allowed to grow indoors where their plants won’t be visible to the public. This means that the plants will have to grow in a carefully controlled environment that replicates outdoor conditions. It can be costly and inefficient to …
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Basics on Setting Up Hydroponic Grow for Cannabis

Hydroponic grow setups are often preferred by experienced and commercial growers since it offers a number of advantages over setups that use soil as a growing medium. However, beginners are often intimidated by this growing technique since it can act as a double-edged sword: do it correctly and you can reap impressive yields that are …
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Ways to Use Your Homegrown Marijuana Flower

Marijuana flowers are always fun to smoke, but there are times that you’ll want something different. Just like alcohol that comes in many forms; wine, beer, whiskey, etc, there are also lots of ways to enjoy marijuana. Hash, BHO, rosin, shatter, etc. Each kind offers a unique experience that is well-appreciated by many in the …
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