GroSkool:  Sex & The Cannabis Plant
Nov22

GroSkool: Sex & The Cannabis Plant

Our plants have been in veg growth for a while now.  We have topped and super-cropped and been patient as our plants grow.  The rules of our legal-for-some-reason six plant garden allow 3 of the plants to be "mature," which in this context means "showing flowers."  It is time to pick our three best plants to send to the flowering space, but we want to send to flower ONLY FEMALE PLANTS. If we used feminized seed, or started from a...

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About Tomorrow:  “Branded” Cannabis is Coming
Nov21

About Tomorrow: “Branded” Cannabis is Coming

History is happening right in front of us.  Cannabis prohibition, built on lies and maintained by fear is failing after eight decades.  What will a re-legalized tomorrow look like?  About Tomorrow is MJ's sativa-fueled imaginings about our shared future.  Today's question is, will cannabis "brand?"   There has been a wave of cannabis "branding" materials coming in the e-mail lately. Some is tied to a name we all know. Bob Marley,...

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GroSkool:  Grow Room Design Basics
Nov15

GroSkool: Grow Room Design Basics

Somehow in the now re-legalized four states a 6 plant home garden became available. How this number -- 6 -- got enshrined is anyone's guess. But, since we get six, lets grow a great six. Our quest is to puzzle-out and then master the six-plant garden.  Welcome to this week's GroSkool. Plants grow by a process called photosynthesis.  If your garden is outside photosynthesis gets seen to by Mother Nature.  If you grow indoors YOU are...

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MJ’s Book Look:  Rock & Roll Highway, The Robbie Robertson Story
Nov12

MJ’s Book Look: Rock & Roll Highway, The Robbie Robertson Story

Sebastian Robertson, author of Rock & Roll Highway, The Robbie Robertson Story, is the son of the legendary musician.  His tribute to his father is done in the fashion of a child's book with lots of original art by Adam Gustavson. The narrative tells the early part of his father's story.  From Dad's ties to the Six Nations Indian Reservation in Canada to meeting the people who were creating -- Dad turned out to be one of them --...

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GroSkool:  Veg & More and Better Budding Sites
Nov08

GroSkool: Veg & More and Better Budding Sites

We are discussing the "veg" potion of our cannabis plant's life.  Our plant is receiving 18+ hours of light daily. As long as we maintain this schedule the plant will remain in "veg."  We feed our plant in a manner appropriate for this stage of life.  We give our plant good water, enough but not too much.   We have TOPPED the plant to create four (4) strong stems and have allowed those stems time to grow. Now, we want to bend...

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Ed Rosenthal Helps Figure Out the 6 Plant Garden
Nov07

Ed Rosenthal Helps Figure Out the 6 Plant Garden

In the District of Columbia, which just re-legalized, a six plant garden is the rule.  Somehow the six plant garden is becoming enshrined as "okay."   Well, okay, it's a start.  Hail Mary Jane has dedicated, ongoing efforts to figure out how to run a 6 plant garden and hope to grow enough cannabis to (1) keep you out of the market while (2) providing an adequate amount of bud.  You can grow better than you can buy.  The best you will...

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