The attentive cannabis-loving Instagrammer has probably already seen the phenomenon of "White Ash". For example with a reference to @whiteashgang, or using the hashtag #whiteashgang.
What does White Ash mean?
The idea behind it is that weed that has been properly flushed, cured and dried will leave white ash when it burns. If there’s something wrong, it will give gray or even black ash. This test is carried out without tobacco, of course.
There are many ways to grow Cannabis ranging from indoors, outdoors, hydroponically and using organic methods. Often times growers will start out with organics and never really venture into the world of automated systems. In the blog post BioTabs breaks-down the different types of growing mediums, the difference between hydroponics and organics as well as, top tips about what to consider before planning your next grow project.
Plants require certain things in order to aid their growth and ability to photosynthesize. When light energy is converted into chemical energy, plants will naturally produce a carbohydrate and use carbon dioxide. Water is just as important as light or carbon dioxide, so below BioTabs explains how plants use water, how growing conditions affect plants and what to consider when adding water into the garden.
We are all aware of how prolific the root zone of a Cannabis plant can grow and how effective Hemp is for cleansing the Earth. However, did you know that there is an organic helper who not only helps the root zone, but creates a symbiotic bond between the food web in the soil and the uptake of available nutrients? In the blog post BioTabs explains just how beneficial microorganisms work in harmony with plants, as well as show how these same microbes and fungi have coexisted on the Earth since the start of life.
The principal behind true life organics is that feeding the soil in returns feeds the plants. How the soil actively maintains itself in a constant state of compost is down to a complex network of beneficial bacteria and fungi that have existed for thousands of years.
From the point of investing in seeds, lights, fans, extractors, drying rooms and so on, growing Cannabis plants can be a difficult task to those who are new to growing indoors. Below BioTabs explain our top tips for growing bigger and better Cannabis plants.
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The brainchild of Dutch organic growing expert and author Karel Schelfhout, BioTabs are a relatively new product to hit the market. They originate from the Netherlands and are becoming more popular across Europe. The company is starting to distribute in the U.S., so hopefully they will be readily available for American growers soon.