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Pioneering the Galaxy

Pioneering the Galaxy

Boldly Going Where No Strain Has Gone Before Is that really Blue Dream you are smoking? What is Blue Dream really? How much does the name actually matter? We recently found out that a strain we are cultivating is actually of a different lineage than we...

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State of the Yerba

State of the Yerba

TRANSITION The Oregon cannabis market is going through major regulatory and market transitions as the recreational program gets under way and the medical market becomes obsolete. Many of these changes have already become reality while others may not be...

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Cannabis. Not Marijuana.

Cannabis. Not Marijuana.

Cannabis is the correct scientific name for the genus of flowering plant often referred to as Marijuana. Many Cannabis supporters find the “M” word offensive once they learn the history of the word. Let’s take a closer look at where the term Marijuana...

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What are Cannabinoids?

What are Cannabinoids?

Cannabinoids are complex chemical compounds that are secreted by the cannabis plant through its flowers that mimic naturally occurring compounds produced by our bodies, called endocannabinoids. When cannabis is consumed, the cannabinoids bind to receptor...

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Using Cannabis Effectively

Using Cannabis Effectively

Choosing the method that will best target the ailment you are looking to relieve is as important as choosing your strain. Different methods will have varying onset times, as well as length of effect. Sometimes combining different methods of consumption is...

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Cannabis Strains

Cannabis Strains

There are thousands of cannabis strain names with more being developed every day, each with their own unique balance of cannabinoids and potency. These differences result from the genetics of the strain, growing conditions, nutrients and environment....

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Terpenes

Terpenes

Terpenes, or isoprenoids, provide cannabis with its unique bouquet. The molecules are quite small and consist of repeating units of a compound called isoprene. Although less well-known than the major cannabinoids, terpenes are instrumental to the...

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Yerba Buena Cannabis Farm, Oregon

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Pruning your Flowering Plants

Pruning your Flowering Plants

Pruning during the flowering cycle happens in three major phases. 1. The first phase of pruning happens 7-10 days after transplant. The purpose of this pruning is to remove lower branching and inter-plant growth, promoting energy to the upper region of the...

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Beneficial Bacteria

Beneficial Bacteria

One of the most common misconceptions about growing plants is that growers are feeding the plants directly. That’s not quite how it works in the soil kingdom. What we actually do is support beneficial bacteria and microbes that, in turn, feed the plant....

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Pruning Your Vegetative Cannabis Plants

Pruning Your Vegetative Cannabis Plants

There are two main reasons for pruning your vegetative cannabis plants: 1) To control the vertical or horizontal growth of your plants. 2) To promote additional node (branch) sites, which allows for more flower sites. The point where a branch joins the...

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