cannabis seeds

Deciding which seeds you want to use to grow your marijuana involves more than just deciding on a strain. Cannabis seeds themselves come in different types. Which is...

The Entourage Effect

Many in the cannabis community talk about the entourage effect, but what is it exactly and is there proof that such a thing exists? Chris Bond explains.

Growing Cannabis? Why LED Grow Lights Are the Way to Go

LED grow lights are changing the future of indoor cannabis growing, and for good reason. LED grow lights help with cost, temperature, yield and more.

4 Challenges of Scaling Up a Legal Cannabis Business

Running a business is hard; running a cannabis business is harder. Scaling up said cannabis business, however, is fraught with even more challenges. Chris Bond runs us...

Baking A Fool Of Myself: Three Steps to Making Edibles

Hydrolife writer, Watermelon, reveals the three steps she takes before baking the tasty edibles that made her famous.

9 Grow Tent Accessories to Maximize Your Cannabis Yields

So you’ve got your grow tent all set up and you’re ready to start growing. Now what? Kitting out your new tent with the right gear!

Cannabis Cloning 101: A Back-to-basics Guide

Are you ready to take the plunge and try cloning? These days, the technologies, tools and techniques are making this process easier, but there are still a few things you...

What To Do When You've Ingested Too Much Cannabis

The effects of edibles often takes longer to realize than with other methods of cannabis consumption. As such, it is easy to consume too much since you may think that...

The Healing Properties of Cannabis: 5 Weed Strains High in CBD

Just as many cannabis strains have been developed for their high-THC percentage, there is a rising number of cannabis strains being developed for their high-CBD content....

Send In The Clones: Tips for Taking Cannabis Cuttings

With a bit of work, some patience and a little trial and error, cannabis plants are reasonably simple plants to root cuttings from. Follow these tips to create your own...

Los Suenos Farms Provide Insights Into Legal Cannabis and Industrial Agriculture

Los Suenos has set a new precedence in cannabis horticulture, transferring a once cottage industry into full-scale industrial agriculture.

4 Common Myths About Cannabis

We know you’ve heard some of these cannabis-growing myths before. Let’s clear the air, shall we?

Cannabis Juicing: How and Why

There are many reported health benefits to juicing cannabis and it appeals to many patients because it does not get you high.

3 Tips for Creating Sustainability in Cultivation Featuring Brandy Keen, Co-Founder and Technical Advisor for Surna, Inc.

Seed to Sale Show speaker and cultivation pro, Brandy Keen, has offered to share her top three most valuable insights on what it takes to create sustainability in...

GreenBox Grown Provides Complete Cannabis Growing Starter Kits for the Home Grower

Hydrolife contributor and GreenBox Grow founder Dylan Osborn shares how his young company came to be.


How do I know when my cannabis plants are ready for harvesting?

There are two common methods to determine when a cannabis flower is ready for harvest: with the naked eye or with a magnifying glass or microscope.With the naked eye,...

What are some top recommendations for drying the most fragrant buds?

I want to start by saying that drying and curing are two distinct and separate processes. Flowers must be properly dried before you can begin to cure them. Curing is...

What it the best way to tell the male plants from the females?

Identifying the differences between male and female plants is very important for any grower. A cannabis plant goes through three distinct stages of growth during its...

Can I grow cannabis using construction-grade expanded clay?

In the pursuit of cultivating cannabis hydroponically, growers are constantly in search of ways and/or methods to keep their cost of production low in order to maximize...

How many lights do I need to grow cannabis inside an industrial warehouse?

Thank you for your questions. First, when setting up a commercial growing facility, remember that automation is your best friend. The more equipment in the garden that...