Cannabis: Why Choose Seeds from Plants Grown Outdoors

The plants that grow and develop in large populations under natural conditions and that manage to overcome the various stages of growth until they reach the flowering phase with minimum human intervention, are the most vigorous plants, they are the ‘winners’. These characteristics will be transmitted to the following generations and after a few years …

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How to Select a Vigorous and Productive Genetic Line

How to Select a Vigorous and Productive Genetic Line Have you ever wondered why some types of cannabis plants grow better than others or are more productive in certain environments? Why do some plants grow puny, thin, weak, frail and get sick  producing very little? Others, on the other hand, show great vigour and rapid …

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Cannabis in the Islamic Middle Ages

Beginning in the 5th century, cannabis comes more and more frequently in the prescriptions of Arab doctors and in the 12th century its influence began to be felt in some Persian mystical orders, in particular the Sufi, who used it in their complicated ritual dances to reach the ecstasy. In the book of the Kings …

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Cannabis in Archaic Europe

The discovery of hemp remains in a funerary urn of Wilmrdorf (Brandenburg, Germany), contained in a tomb of the 5th century BC and brought to light by the archaeologist Herman Busse in 1896, testifies  the existence of cannabis in northern Europe since prehistoric  times, according to what Busse himself claimed in the report presented to …

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Cannabis History in Ancient Asia

Cannabis History in ancient Asia The first traces of hemp date back to China during the Neolithic period, around 3000 BC. The legendary Chinese emperor Shen-Nung, in a book of drugs written around 2737 BC , prescribes hemp resin as a remedy against “female weakness, gout, rheum, malaria, flu, fainting”. Other news is contained in …

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Maajoune the famous “dough” from Morocco

The word Maajoune =  معجون    comes from the word   Aajina = عجينة.  It literally means dough, meaning any sort of mixing flour and water together so as to obtain dough. It basically means mixing things together. It is up to you to choose the ingredients you like to use. Down below we give you …

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Iranian Cannabis – Strain Hunting in Iran 2018

IRAN: Strain hunting October/November 2018. Answering some questions by people interested in the Iranian genetics: Question: What part of Iran are they from? Answer: They come from several places we have covered over a period of thirty-three days Clarification: We are not going to release genetics from every place we visited. Question: When and how …

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How to select a new cannabis variety

The selection of a new cannabis variety or type that can adapt itself to the climate in which we grow in outdoors is simple but requires many years to give plants time to stabilize themselves. The initial step is to choose two varieties that have given great results outdoors in terms of growth and vigour, productivity, …

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The importance of growing outdoors

We deal with the selection and hybridisation of plants and can tell you that when you grow plants for a long time in an environment that is not natural you are still applying a selection because the environmental factors, at the time of growing, are still artificial, like light, humidity, temperature, artificial wind etc. These …

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