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  1. N

    Newbie

    Cool forum...Grew in late 70's...started again a year ago.....using LED's.. in soil....prefer it
  2. HayStack

    Extreme heat

    As I get ready for my summer grow. I'm trying not to make the mistake I made last year. First a little background. I live in the San Francisco Bay Area in the east bay. Typically summers here are pretty moderate. Temps usually range between 70 and 80 degrees. Two or three times a year we...
  3. chumly57

    Outdoor grow in Thunder Bay

    Hi, I'm looking to find or share info/problems/solutions to outdoor grow. My 4 seedings are started in the window waiting for transplant into pots at the end of April. I'm planning to use Promix soil from my local greenhouse. Last year I used autoflower santa maria seeds, not a bad result for...
  4. dieselskunk

    Single seed in non pollinated Skunk#1 regular

    I grew some skunk#1 regular last year when the pot laws changed. I had hoped to get some seed but I had all females ( yea I know what problem) I had wanted to get some seeds that I could breed year after year and skunk is a stable breed. I had over 4 oz of bud with no seed. I tried to flip a...
  5. Radogast

    Radogast's 2018 Basement Adventure

    :welcome: Here's to 2018 being a great year for all growers! :circle-of-love: The first babies of the year, a few minutes ago, I snipped a pair of (4th generation) M.O.C. Carnival clones. When they grow roots, they will join their sisters in early veg - either in perlite or...
  6. Teddy Edwards

    420 Magazine's Nug of the Year 2017

    Welcome to 420 Magazine's Nug of the Year Contest 2017 Here they are. Each month's winner of 2017. The best buds. The top trichomes. The nicest nugs. All dried, cured and ready to be enjoyed. They probably already have been. We've seen nugs of every size, hue and shape this year. Everyone a...
  7. Teddy Edwards

    420 Magazine's Member of the Year 2017

    Welcome to the 420 Magazine Member of the Year Contest During the past 12 months, we've seen so many members show and share their knowledge, time, experience and perhaps most importantly, spirit. We are truly grateful to each and every one of you for helping support our Mission. Each month one...
  8. Ron Strider

    Canada: Edmonton Chamber Of Commerce Urges Quick Action On Cannabis Workplace Rules

    It has been a milestone year for the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce with Canada's brand-new cannabis industry preparing to launch in 2018. Janet Riopel, the chamber's president and chief executive, spoke to Postmedia about what businesses can expect in the new year. Q. What were the priorities...
  9. Ron Strider

    2017: The Year Pot Policy Stood Still As Opioids Ravaged The Nation

    The first year of Donald Trump's presidency has felt like a hurricane, as the administration worked frantically to unwind rules and regulations on everything from environmental policy to Obamacare. But the nation's burgeoning marijuana industry was able to survive attempts by Attorney General...
  10. Ron Strider

    Hong Kong: Fears About Cannabis Abuse Grow After Police Seizures Rise More Than 200%

    The amount of cannabis seized by Hong Kong police increased 238 per cent in the first 10 months of this year, sparking fears about a growing trend of abuse in the city. One in seven of the Hongkongers arrested for possession in that period was aged 20 or below, the force has revealed. The...
  11. Ron Strider

    Canadians Are Already Spending Almost As Much On Marijuana As Wine

    Canadians consumed as much as $6.2 billion of marijuana in 2015, almost as much as they spent on wine, the federal statistics agency said Monday as it gears up to officially track weed when it becomes legal next year. The agency calculated the value by estimating 4.9 million people consumed...
  12. Ron Strider

    Maine Lawmakers Face Big Medicaid, Marijuana Decisions

    Maine lawmakers are preparing for a 2018 session where Medicaid expansion and marijuana legalization are expected to take center stage. The Legislature must figure out how to pay for Medicaid's eventual $54 million expansion. The sale of recreational marijuana is also set to become legal Feb...
  13. Ron Strider

    NM: Medical Marijuana Enrollment Sees Record 77 Percent Increase

    Patient enrollment in New Mexico's medical cannabis program reached 45,347 as of Nov. 30, a 77 percent increase and a 19,650 net patient gain over the same period last year. On an annual basis, this is the highest percentage gain and the greatest net patient increase since the inception of the...
  14. Ron Strider

    New Zealand: Sun Rising On Ruatoria Hemp Industry

    The buds are ripening for a Ruatoria hemp industry as production steps up and the potential for it to be New Zealand's medicinal cannabis capital moves a step closer. Hikurangi Enterprises last year planted a trial of 5000 plants as a field crop. This season the Ruatoria charitable...
  15. Ron Strider

    NV: Las Vegas Marijuana Conference Embracing Innovation, Professionalism

    To some, the marijuana industry still evokes images of grungy dreadlocks, Rastafarian symbols and shady underground markets. But as more states look to legalize either medical or recreational marijuana, many in the industry are looking to replace those stereotypes with a more clean-cut look...
  16. Ron Strider

    CA: San Diego Gears Up For Permitting Cannabis Supply Chain

    San Diego entrepreneurs on Thursday will begin submitting applications to open marijuana production facilities, as the city prepares for the legalization of recreational cannabis sales next year. City Council members voted last month to permit up to 40 businesses to cultivate, process...
  17. Ron Strider

    UK: Dealer Tried To Fly Drone Loaded With Cannabis And Mobile Phones Into Prison

    Pentonville Prison CCTV cameras captured the moment a drug dealer attempted to fly a drone loaded with cannabis and mobile phones into Pentonville Prison. In the footage, a plain-clothes detective can be seen rushing from his undercover car after spotting the pilot-less aircraft hovering...
  18. Ron Strider

    Greece's Hemp Industry Experiencing Rebirth

    Early in the morning on the Mantineia plateau, the air is chilly. Even in summer, the temperature drops considerably during the night despite climbing above 30 Celsius during the day. "Big swings in temperature aid the production of resin in cannabis plants," Argyris Mountzouris told us as he...
  19. Ron Strider

    Decriminalize Marijuana In Virginia; Legalization Inevitable

    Did you know that Virginia had the nation's first marijuana law? That's right, back in 1623, planters were required to grow it because it was needed for ropes and sails. Thomas Jefferson and George Washington were among those growing the non-psychoactive strain of hemp (Reportedly, they may...
  20. Y

    Help me please! Pretty please!

    Hi everyone. I've only been growing indoors since last year (when my outdoor garden was attracting too much attention). We've built a 1.2mx1.2mx2m grow box and started off with a 600w HPS light. It was fine last year because we didn't grow in summertime when the heat is a problem (in...