Cannabis Industry Growth

Cannabis Industry Growth

While cannabis is still illegal at a federal level, states are warming up to the industry. Medical marijuana programs are available in most states and recreational marijuana is following right behind. Cannabis may be the next big legal substance…the growth is exciting. Canada has finally legalized marijuana and sales more than doubled in 2018 over […]

Canadian Cannabis – What’s the Buzz for 2019?

canadian cannabis

Canada is the second country to legalize recreational marijuana in late 2018, but the complexity of the national legal supply chain is causing major shortages. Health Canada is responsible for regulatory approval, but there has been a huge backlog leaving retailers with only a fraction of the promised products for sale. This shortage is likely […]

Growing Cannabis Hydroponically

Growing marijuana hydroponically

Growing your cannabis, the hydroponic way is a great option if your space permits. When you grow in soil, your roots must search for the nutrients they need. In a hydroponic setup, all the nutrients are easily accessible as the roots actually sit in a tub of water and nutrients. A bubbler bucket with an […]

Feeding Your Cannabis Plants

Growing Medium for your Cannabis Seedlings

Liquid feeding is a common way to provide your cannabis plants with the nutrients they need to grow and thrive. For soilless growing mediums especially, the need for nutrients is critical as the medium provides no nutrition. Begin your feeding solution with water that has as much of the chlorine removed as possible. While there […]

Choosing the Right Growing Medium for your Cannabis Plants

Organic Coconut Fiber Growing Medium

There  are 3 main choices of medium that can be used for indoor cannabis growing. Soil Soilless Hydroponics Soil Soil or compost is a popular medium for growing cannabis. It is great for starters because it provides some essential nutrients from the start needed to nurture your young sprouts. Soil is often mixed with perlite […]

Getting Started Growing Marijuana Indoors

Growing marijuana

Congratulations on your decision to grow marijuana plants. They are colorful and beautiful with many medicinal properties. Growing indoors does present a few hurdles, so I hope this guide will assist the first-time grower with some helpful tips and what to expect along the way. Choosing your Grow Room The most important first decision is […]

Chloe’s Cannabis Chronicle – Day 14

Chloe Day 14 - cannabis temp & humidity

I have not watered my cannabis plants. Installed a temperature and humidity gauge, as well as added a second grow light. I am struggling to get my humidity high enough; tough indoors with the heat on. I am at 43% with bowls of water in the grow room. I am misting my plants only. Temp […]

Chloe’s Cannabis Chronicle – Day 13

Chloe Day 13 - some happy some sad 2

In my loving moments, I may have drowned some of my plants. Potentially over watered them… Cannabis plants actually use their root systems to breath air, in addition to uptaking water, and if their roots are constantly swamped in water, they will begin to drown.   One primary symptom of overwatering is drooping leaves. Guilty…I […]

Chloe’s Cannabis Chronicle – Day 12

Chloe Day 12 - We are looking good

Hi fellow cannabis enthusiasts. First, a quick report on my poor “gooseneck” plant. While he hasn’t miraculously stood up straight, the curve in his stem are not quite as extreme as yesterday AND his leaves are pretty perky and fresh looking. I am not overly hopeful, but I have not given up despite the fact […]

Chloe’s Cannabis Chronicle – Day 11

Chloe Day 11 - Oh no

Oh no! Not sure what has happened with this poor guy. He was the tall dude in yesterday’s photo. Today his is doubled over. My gut was to give him a splint, but standing him upright might bust his stem. So, I am photographing him, talking to him (talking to your plants is good), and […]