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PMG Cover Story – Geoflora Organic Nutrients for Cannabis Cultivation

Cannabis growers can approach plant nutrition from two distinct directions: conventional or organic. Conventional fertilizers, a.k.a. chemical fertilizers, are …

3 Tips to a Larger Cannabis Harvest

Working hard to only to be rewarded with a mediocre harvest can be disheartening for a cannabis grower. You literally spend months planning along with saving …

The Light Cycle and How it Affects Flower Initiation

TThe photoperiod is an extremely important aspect of the flowering cycle in a cannabis garden. The photoperiod is the duration of the light period versus the …

Identifying and Eliminating Spider Mites in a Cannabis Garden

Spider mites are one of the most common and also destructive pest insects that can affect a cannabis crop. Their short gestation period, teamed with large …

Increasing Trichome Production for More Potent Marijuana

One goal most cannabis growers have in common is the desire to grow the most potent marijuana possible. For years, breeders have used hybridization methods to …

Preventing Bud Rot on Marijuana Plants

Bud rot (also known as gray mold or botrytis) is one of the most devastating fungal diseases to hit marijuana crops. It thrives in cool temperate climates …

Establishing a Perpetual Marijuana Garden

The cannabis grow cycle is generally divided into three stages: the clone/seed stage, the vegetative stage, and the flowering/budding stage. In order to …

Basics of Breeding: F1 Hybrids and Beyond

Breeding cannabis can be an extremely complicated and time consuming process. In order to identify and stabilize a sought after trait, it may take multiple …

New Search App Offers Unbiased Results

Nichols Publishing Company, the publishers of Professional Marijuana Grower and NUGL have entered a partnership that offers a new technology to the cannabis …

Transitioning to Automated Light Deprivation

Cannabis producers have traditionally been held back by a lack of capital. This funding shortage limited growers’ access to the latest advancements in …