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Cannabis trends in Colorado.  Production costs, concentrates and buds.

Cannabis trends in Colorado. Production costs, concentrates and buds.

September 23rd 2016

A look at the data from the legal cannabis market in Colorado is showing some surprising trends.  Not only is business booming, but those in the legal canna-business have seen some remarkable changes to the cannabis buying habits and prices since they started.  Here are a few of the more interesting trends.   a) Cannabi ... Continue reading »

Cannabis genetic heritage.  Are we losing track of genetics and can science help?

Cannabis genetic heritage. Are we losing track of genetics and can science help?

September 16th 2016

  The massive increase in cannabis seed companies and the large resulting number of cannabis varieties has left a number of people in the cannabis world wondering whether we still know which genetic lines are faithful to the original genetics.     A quick search online and you can find any number of Skunks, Kush, White ... Continue reading »

Cannabis growing with high THC auto seeds

Cannabis growing with high THC auto seeds

September 9th 2016

A few years ago many home growers had never heard of autoflowering cannabis varieties.  Today they account for almost half the seeds sold by Dutch Passion.  Auto varieties grow from seed to harvest with 20 hours of daily light, taking about 75 days. They don't require any growing experience, they are fast and the best autos ar ... Continue reading »

Canadian cannabis legalization.  What it means to Canadian marijuana growers.

Canadian cannabis legalization. What it means to Canadian marijuana growers.

September 1st 2016

True to his word, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is pressing ahead with his plans for legalized cannabis.  In 2017, when the rules are all finally in place, Canada will boast some of the most civilized cannabis laws in the world.  Canada will soon see cannabis legalized across the entire country, not just  ‘ ... Continue reading »

THC. The effects of high THC cannabis, Tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.

THC. The effects of high THC cannabis, Tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.

August 25th 2016

    THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the most well known cannabinoid in the cannabis plant, its primarily (but not exclusively) responsible for the psychoactive effects of cannabis.  But it isn't the only cannabinoid, there are dozens of them and we are only just discovering how they work together and effect the recreat ... Continue reading »

AutoBrooklyn Sunrise.  The high THC auto thats easy to grow

AutoBrooklyn Sunrise. The high THC auto thats easy to grow

August 18th 2016

AutoBrooklyn Sunrise uses top quality cannabis genetics from the USA to make a THC-rich auto which is one of easiest autos to grow that we have ever seen.  AutoBrooklyn Sunrise uses genetics from the ‘Brooklyn’ Diesel variety and the proven ‘AK’ cannabis line.  Many growers comment that AutoBrooklyn Sun ... Continue reading »

AutoBlueberry.  Easy to grow, high THC autoflowering cannabis for home growers.

AutoBlueberry. Easy to grow, high THC autoflowering cannabis for home growers.

August 11th 2016

AutoBlueberry has earned its reputation as one of the easiest ways to grow high-THC weed at home.  The AutoBlueberry genetics are easy enough for a first time grower, just grow the seeds under 20 hours of daily light from seed to harvest for around 75 days.  This weeks home grown review comes from ‘Danish Pete” who ... Continue reading »

Skunk.  Easy cannabis growing with high THC levels

Skunk. Easy cannabis growing with high THC levels

August 5th 2016

Skunk is one of the easiest weed varieties for indoor cannabis growing.  Its easy to grow Skunk, and if you buy some good quality feminized cannabis seeds online you are guaranteed a great harvest with high THC levels.    Skunk is a cannabis variety that first appeared on the west coast of the USA in the 1970’s fo ... Continue reading »

Solar System 550.  400W programmable LED grow light sold by Crazy LEDs & More

Solar System 550. 400W programmable LED grow light sold by Crazy LEDs & More

July 29th 2016

  Overview The California Lightworks SS550 LED grow light has a 400W power draw and replaces a 600W HPS grow light.  It will be sold by Crazy LEDs & More, and comes with an e-voucher for €75 of Dutch Passion cannabis seeds.    It uses high-end Osram LED’s and a proven, simple design that has been u ... Continue reading »

Cannabis myths.  Why high-THC cannabis has been unfairly stigmatised.

Cannabis myths. Why high-THC cannabis has been unfairly stigmatised.

July 22nd 2016

Over the years there have been numerous myths about cannabis that somehow became ‘established facts’ to some people.  These myths vary from cultivation ‘facts’ to misinformation about the effects of cannabis, and everything in-between.  Buying cannabis seeds online and producing your own home grown cann ... Continue reading »

Cannabis legalization.  North America v Portugal v Holland

Cannabis legalization. North America v Portugal v Holland

July 15th 2016

The cannabis world is going through a legalisation revolution, with each country adopting their own preferred legal system.  And the differences between these emerging legal models of cannabis distribution are quite remarkable.     The Netherlands The Netherlands may be the longest established model of tolerance with a ... Continue reading »

AutoNight Queen.  Auto Kush thats easy to grow with high THC

AutoNight Queen. Auto Kush thats easy to grow with high THC

July 8th 2016

  AutoNight Queen is the autoflowering version of the 2015 Champions Cup winning  Night Queen indica Afghani Kush.  Both Night Queen and AutoNight Queen are rich in THC and are very easy cannabis varieties to grow indoors.  The proven, prize winning genetics guarantee exceptionally dense and resinous buds.  Thi ... Continue reading »

AutoDaiquiri Lime.  Cannabis growing made easy.

AutoDaiquiri Lime. Cannabis growing made easy.

July 1st 2016

AutoDaiquiri Lime is Dutch Passions latest auto with some of the best USA cannabis genetics in a super-potent auto. She grows from seed to harvest in around 10-11 weeks under 20 hours of daily light, but she can be left to bloom for longer and will deliver XXL harvests.  As well as being one of the strongest autos we have seen, Aut ... Continue reading »

The best ways to germinate cannabis seeds

The best ways to germinate cannabis seeds

June 24th 2016

  The best quality, established cannabis seed companies routinely test each batch of seeds to ensure germination rates are 95% or higher.  But what if you are finding poor germination rates for your seeds?  Getting a good way to maximise your germination rates is the start of a successful grow.  The following method ... Continue reading »

AutoDaiquiri Lime grow review.  Home grown in soil under LED grow lights.

AutoDaiquiri Lime grow review. Home grown in soil under LED grow lights.

June 17th 2016

  AutoDiaquiri Lime is one of the new Dutch Passion USA auto range.  The genetics come from our Californian Orange variety, specifically a phenotype with a distinct taste of strong Lime.  This was crossed with a special Sour Diesel cutting from the USA.  The result is a very unusual sativa dominant auto that combine ... Continue reading »

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