5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Growing Your Own Cannabis - Cannabis News

Home cannabis cultivation has come a long way since the days of total prohibition, with more states and Washington DC now offering some form of cultivation provision.

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Avoid These 5 Common Cannabis Growing Mistakes – Cannabis News

Achieving great cannabis is no easy feat, and many mistakes can be made along the way.

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The 'Tesla of cannabis' is opening a massive, custom-built marijuana greenhouse – Cannabis News

A marijuana cultivator that's been called the "Tesla of cannabis" is bringing the industry out of the darkness and into the light — literally.

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Maine: Marijuana interest driving Greater Portland real estate deals – Cannabis News

With recreational marijuana use on the verge of becoming legal in Maine, real estate brokers are seeing a jump in demand for industrial spaces that could become indoor marijuana farms in the not-too-distant future.

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Organic vs. Chemical Cannabis Fertilizers for Your Grow – Cannabis News

Cannabis plants are resilient and resourceful. However, much like any other living organism, cannabis plants need nutrients.

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The Great Marijuana Greenhouse Debate – Cannabis News

A greenhouse industry expert looks at whether it is better to retrofit existing greenhouses, or to purpose-build greenhouses for marijuana growing.

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Costs of Growing Cannabis at Home vs. Buying Bud at a Dispensary – Cannabis News

Let’s take a look at the numbers and see how the finances compare between growing your own supply and buying it from a medical dispensary or an adult use retail store.

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Budding industry: LED lights used for life support systems can grow marijuana – Cannabis News

A former NASA researcher who spent his time looking into plant-based life-support systems for long-duration space missions has a new focus: indoor cannabis cultivation.

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The Science Behind Purple Kush, and the Colors of Cannabis – Cannabis News

Before cannabinoid testing and genetic profiling of the cannabis plant, consumers would judge a batch of weed based on its smell, taste, and color.

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Your Guide to Drying and Curing Cannabis Buds – Cannabis News

After months of hard work carefully tending your plants, you’ve finally harvested a crop of frosty, fragrant cannabis buds that you just can’t wait to try. But first, they need to be dried.

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What are the Best Nutrients for Growing Cannabis? – Cannabis News

For the first-time grower, it can be a truly daunting task to select the best nutrients for their cannabis, and they'll often spend far more money than they need to.

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Wild Weed: Does Wild Cannabis Exist? – Cannabis News

Cannabis has been used by humans for thousands of years and during this time many cannabis plants have been taken from their original environment, planted, grown, and cultivated in more controlled environments.

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Growing Organic Cannabis at Home – Cannabis News

There are currently 15 states with medical cannabis home grow provisions and three states (D.C. included) where adults are allowed by state law to cultivate at home recreationally, with some of these states carrying heavier qualifications than others.

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Grow cannabis according to the phases of the moon – Cannabis News

According to an age-old farming tradition, the phase of the moon has a huge impact on how well a plant will grow.

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Can cannabis plants be moved outdoors part-time? Tips for a sunny transition – Cannabis News

Renowned grower Jorge Cervantes will answer readers’ questions and give advice on all things related to the cannabis plant.

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The Cannabis Industry Goes High-Tech – Cannabis News

Tech businesses of all sizes are trying to get in on the ground floor of the newest gold rush.

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New Colorado bill would create guidelines for organic marijuana – Marijuana News

Colorado marijuana consumers will be able to buy pesticide-free, “certified organic” weed if lawmakers pass a new bill aimed at creating special labels for the state’s legal cannabis industry.

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As Pot-Growing Expands, Electricity Demands Tax U.S. Grids – Marijuana News

A 1,000-watt bulb, Image: Matthew Staver, Bloomberg

Pot’s not green. The $3.5 billion U.S. cannabis market is emerging as one of the nation’s most power-hungry industries, with the 24-hour demands of thousands of indoor growing sites taxing aging electricity grids and unraveling hard-earned gains in energy conservation.

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D.C. Condo Built to Include Marijuana Grow Closet

Marijuana grow closet in a Washington, D.C. condo. Image via dc.urbanturf.com

Mark Segraves and Maddi Pariser ~ NBCWashington.com ~

A townhouse in the Park View neighborhood of D.C. has a wet bar, wine fridge and a high-tech grow closet for marijuana.
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Marijuana Grower Sued For Using Pesticides

A five bladed leaf from a three month old female cannabis sativa plant. Image: Psychonaught via Wikimedia Commons
 
It didn’t take long before marijuana companies would be treated like any other company, and that means getting sued.
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