Q&A with Jorge: Sexing Seeds

Q&A with Jorge Sexing Seeds Six weeks after germination you have a classic case of nutrient lockup due to buildup of fertilizer salts in the soil. The problem has probably been there for a week or two before showing a purple stem, outward signs of phosphorus deficiency and the grow room could be too cold…

Q&A with Jorge: Male and Female Seeds

Q&A with Jorge Male and Female Seeds Hi Jorge, How long after my male plants start showing/lowers will it take to produce seed? I know that the males are less potent than females, but I really need the seeds. Any tips would be greatly appreciated. Marcello, Rome Hi Marcello, Seeds are produced on female plants.…

Q&A with Jorge: High Electric Bills

Q&A with Jorge High Electric Bills I’m worried about my electric bill. My friend is using a 150-watt lamp because he’s afraid of being busted. I don’t want the electric company to turn me in. How many watts can I use and still be safe? -Arlo Huron, Ohio Dear Arlo, Americans use a lot of…

Q&A with Jorge: Electrical Use

Q&A with Jorge Electrical Use Hey Jorge, How much power does an indoor metal-halide (MH) light use? Will my electric company be able to track me down if I’m drawing too much juice? I tried growing once, but my landlord uprooted my shit after he found it while doing some maintenance in my apartment. He…

Medical Cannabis Bike Tour

Luc Krol from Paradise Seeds sent me an email the other day about the Medical Cannabis Bike Tour. It was very interesting because the past two years Luc has been spearheading this 400 km (250 mile) three-day bike tour just before a major cannabis fair in Spain. Luc has done a wonderful job of bringing…

Unconventional Christmas Story

Here is an e-mail I received from my physician, Dr. Ron Kennedy. It brings forth memories of similar experiences in my life and reinforces my belief system. Please read and pass it on. I used to be a young man (hard to believe), and a medical student (my mother could hardly believe that part) and…