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AF-600 grow light / 25 plant auto grow day 14

[notify textbox-white] Checklist for what I used: General Hydroponics Flora Series QT – FloraGro, FloraBloom, and FloraMicro Advanced Nutrients Sensical Grow – 1L Canna Rhizotonic 0.25 Liter General Hydroponics pH Down – 1 Gallon Food Grade 3% Hydrogen Peroxide-32 ozs. Hanna Instruments HI 98129 Waterproof pH/Conductivity/TDS Tester AF600 [/notify] LED GROW LIGHT REVIEW AF-600 LED […]

AF600 LED grow light – a 25 plant autoflowering test grow

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AF600 LED grow light – a 25 plant autoflowering test grow 600 watt draw LED grow lights … For any serious grower, these are the ones we need to see proof of: can LED grow lights produce at a level of a big HPS? So, welcome to my test grow of the AF600. This one […]

Super cropping .. taking cannabis pruning to the max

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Super cropping: how “pruning” (training) can help you produce bigger, better buds. So the question we all want answered is “how do I get the biggest buds from my cannabis plants?” Providing the optimum environment, the right lighting, the best nutrients etc all comes into it, but advanced level growers use sophisticated techniques to push […]

Drumroll please .. the Fero LED vs HPS 2012 grow-down is over ..

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LED VS HPS 2012 It all started with a bet. I was researching LED grow lights for an article on another site. In order to justify the higher production costs of some of these units retailers bamboozle a poor girly with science, and I was forced to draw hard on old “A” Levels, Campo’s 2 […]

Quick guide to growing under LEDs: some points to look out for

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Quick guide to growing under LEDs: some points to look out for Did you say you were still hitting 28º C wow I wish ! have you got an extractor running ? don’t forget you can cook a chicken with a 100watt light bulb in a sealed box … airflow is very important To remove […]

and 10 reasons why every toker SHOULDN’T grow their own weed …

10 reasons why every toker SHOULDN’T grow their own weed Who would the real growers sell to? Just imagine the environmental pollution: in some parts of most cities, every other house would be blazing away with a 400 watt HPS in the spare bedroom, you wouldn’t sleep at night for the noise of inline fans […]

The wet / dry cycle and cannabis grows

The wet / dry cycle and cannabis grows Here’s a bit of info about watering and allowing to dry. Pythium is a fungi that attacks the root systems of plants. It tends to be more of a problem in hydroponic systems and in warm weather. But it also attacks roots in soil that is constantly […]

Guide to Growing Cannabis in Coco and Perlite

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A Guide to Growing Cannabis in Coco and Perlite We grow cannabis in a coco and perlite mix more often than any other growing style. It’s cheap to set up and combines the flexibility of a soil/pot grow with many of the advantages of a hydroponic grow.   What is Coco Coir? Coco coir (pronounced coy-er) […]

Fero LED grow light vs 250 watt HID lamp day 66

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Fero LED vs HPS grow lamp day 66 This week’s update on the LED grow light showdown against standard HPS lighting is going to be brief, as not much as happened since last week. Some (not quite all) of the marijuana plants are about to start flushing as they approach their 10th week, but I’ll […]

How to choose a mother plant for cloning

how to select a mother plant for clones

Selecting a mother plant to produce clones: Almost all professional cultivators will use clones (cuttings) rather than cannabis seeds. Just as siblings inherit their genetics from both parents, but feature different characteristics more predominantly than others, so will plants grown from seed show differing effects. Some plants will produce more smell, others may be susceptible […]