Cultivator's Handbook of Marijuana

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Ronin Publishing, Jan 28, 1993 - Social Science - 224 pages
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This revised and updated edition of the classic Cultivators Handbook of Marijuana had complete information on growing marijuana indoors and out. Full of examples, fantastic illustrations and horticultural knowledge. Drake is a leading authority on marijuana cultivation. His book Cultivators Handbook of Marijuana includes information on the marijuana plant, marijuana and land, working with young plants, marijuana and light, harvesting and curing, making a good plant better, cultivation of psychoactive tobacco, and cultivation awareness.
 

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Contents

Marijuana and the People
13
Traditional Cannabis Products
15
Myths Fact and Fiction
18
Marijuana Menace
20
Sativa or Indica
23
Mothers Need Not Fear
26
An Herb for the Aging
32
Cannabis Foils Sinister Plot
33
Treetop Marijuana Production
117
Rooftop Marijuana Production
118
Vine Indica
119
Marijuana and the Light
120
Daylength and Growth
122
Equatorial and Temperate Strains
123
Spread a Little Light
126
Characteristics of Light
129

The Marijuana Plant
35
Sexuality in Marijuana Plants
38
Marijuana Resins
40
Female Cannabis
45
Outer Space Marijuana
48
Marijuana and the Land
50
General Soil Principles
51
Installing a Drainage Line
52
Problems of Site Selection
54
Their Character
55
Regional Soil Deficiencies
58
Preparing an Outdoor Plot
59
Mound Planting
60
Indoor Soils
64
Containers for Indoor Growing
67
Water Requirements for Cannabis
68
Enriched Water for Enhanced Growth
70
Soil Moisture and Water Uptake
71
City Backyard Cultivation
72
Preparing the Backyard
75
Soil Temperature at Sowing
76
Enzymes and Sex
77
Deficiency Signs
78
An Effective Leaffeeding Supplement
81
Chemical Nutrient Formulations
83
Bottom Heating Effects
89
Crop Protection
90
Soilless Cultivation
92
Hydroponic Outdoors
94
A Gravity Feed Design
95
The Good Seed
96
Additives and Hormones
98
Planting the Seed
99
Germinating Flats
102
Germinating in Containers and Cubes
103
Preparation for Transplanting into Soil
105
Transplanting the Seedling
106
Planting on the Planetary Diagonal
110
Hardening Young Plants
112
Heavy Head Production
114
Reproducing the Best Plants
115
Producing Golden Marijuana
116
Positioning Fluorescents
133
Caring for Fluorescents
135
Calculating Wattage Level
136
Available Sunlight
137
Principles of Indoor Lighting
138
Some Effects of Varying Daylengths
140
Figuring Your Electric Bill
141
Harvesting Drying and Curing Marijuana
143
Hanging and Drying
144
Principles of Drying
145
Drying Time Temperature and Stability of Potency in Marijuana
146
Curing Marijuana
147
Enhancement of Low Potency Marijuana
149
Being Healthy with Marijuana
151
Storage of Marijuana
154
Physics and Metaphysics of the Joint
155
Radical Growing Technology
158
Effective Attic or Basement Production
160
Effective Guerilla Growing
161
Small Plot Commercial Growing
162
Grafting with Cannabis
165
Dual Point Cotyledon Wedge Graft
167
The Passover Graft
169
Rooting and Grafting Cannabis
170
The Simple Wedge Graft
171
Cultivation of Psychoactive Tobacco
173
A Brief History of Psychoactive Tobacco
177
Herbal Tobacco
184
The Tobacco Plant
186
Cultivation Techniques
188
Selection of Soil and Site
189
Transplanting Seedlings
190
Time of Harvesting
191
the Crop Indoor Cultivation of Tobacco
192
Native American Curing
193
Tobaccos Role in Enlightenment
194
ThreeDimensional Strobe Viewing
203
Marijuana Bibliography
208
Index
217
Chemicalized TobaccoThe Real Killer
221
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