Grow Bud Yourself!
Cannabis author and former High Times' senior cultivation editor Danny Danko and co-host former HT Editor-in-Chief Mike G. provide cannabis cultivation tips and interviews with expert pot growers and marijuana breeders.
Growing your own marijuana can be both a liberating and political act. In this pot-cast former HIGH TIMES Magazine Senior Cultivation Editor and author of the book "Cannabis: A Beginner's Guide to Growing Marijuana" Dann
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 16
Episode 16 keeps the home-grow fires burning with info on how to be a self-sustaining weed farmer.First, Danny and Mike respond to listener feedback and provide some recommendations for stoned and enlightened entertainment.(5:00)The interview is from the Hawaii Cannabis Expo when Danny spoke with Swerve, breeder for the multiple award-winning Cali Connection Seed Company. Swerve and Cali Connection are responsible for many of the Kush-related strains in the marketplace and much more. (13:50)Finally, in the cannabis cultivation segment, Danny breaks down Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC) and answers listener grow questions. (28:00)Episode 16 is brought to you by Excelsior ExtractsTHC-Infused Pain Rub.
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 15
Episode 15 of Grow Bud Yourself provides free weed to anyone willing to plant seeds!First, Danny and Mike discuss some news nuggets, including banking for cannabis businesses and the success of the legal and traditional markets. (1:45)The interview features special guest Milo fromBig Buddha Seeds, expert breeder of the Cannabis Cup-winning Cheese strain. Milo discusses his career in ganja genetics, which has spanned nearly 20 years, as well as the future for his company and up-and-coming UK pot producers.(17:10)The cultivation segment includes our "Strain of the Fortnight" and Danny's ultimate beginner grower shopping list to help get you started growing cannabis indoors. (48:35)Episode 15 is brought to you byExcelsior Extractsand their THC-Infused Pain Rub.
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 14
Episode 14 of Grow Bud Yourself features as much cannabis and hashish creation information as we can fit into an hour!First, Danny and Mike talk toNORML's Paul Armentano about marijuana politics and policy, descheduling vs. rescheduling cannabis, and drug testing in the weed business (3:40).The interview is with internationally renowned hash-makerThe Dank Duchess,who outlines her extraction process for dry sift and fresh frozen full melt hashish and describes her judging procedures to select the world's best cannabis concentrates (18:30).During the cultivation segment, Danny details the differenttypes of cannabis seeds that are available including regular, feminized and auto-flowering seeds, and we answer grow questions from listeners (49:00).Episode 14 is brought to you byVapor.com. Use code "GBY" for 15% off everything on the site.
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 13
Episode 13 of Grow Bud Yourself erupts onto the scene with weed growing info from experts in the field.First, Danny and Mike give some of their recommendations for stoney entertainment and talk about the response to ourNortheast Leaf Magazineannouncement.The guest is Aaron fromDNA Genetics, one half of a bud breeding team that's won over 200 different awards for their groundbreaking strains.The cultivation segment starts with the Strain of the Fortnight. Then, Danny dials in the optimal temperature and humidity levels for different stages of pot plant growth and the fellas play a game of "Jay-pardy."Episode 13 is brought to you byBC Northern Lightsgrow-boxes.
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 12
Episode 12 of Grow Bud Yourself takes root with cannabis growing info for true connoisseurs and aficionados.First, Danny and Mike talk about their new free magazine calledNortheast Leaf!Then, we talk to psychology professor Dr. Mitch Earleywine about driving while high, cannabis for depression and consuming weed during the Covid pandemic.Our guest is Colin Bell, co-founder ofMammoth Microbesand Ph.D. in Soil Microbial Ecology. Colin discusses the benefits of microbial bacteria and inoculantsto maximize crop productivity and resistance to pests and disease.The cultivation segment features Danny's take on Screen of Green (ScrOG) style growing as well as answers to questions from listeners.Use promo-code GBY atVapor.comfor 15% off all products.
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 11
Episode 11 of Grow Bud Yourself soars to new heights with cannabis cultivation information for the masses.This week, Mike and Danny discuss the most recent idiotic Federal public serviceannouncement about the dangers of getting high.The interview is with legendarygrow guru, author and activistEd Rosenthal, who discusses his early experiences with weed, his lifelong fight for the flower and tips & tricks for cultivation success.Plus, we reveal our Strain of the Fortnight and Danny speaks about VPD (Vapor Pressure Deficit), a vital aspect of successful pot farming. And we answer grow questions from listeners like you.
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 10
Episode 10 of Grow Bud Yourself flourishes forth with pot cultivationinformation for weed growers and connoisseurs like you!First, former associatepublisher of High Times magazine, Rick Cusick, talks about the recent passing of cannabis icon and friend Dr. Lester Grinspoon.The interview is with Chris Ball ofBall Family Farms, a vertically-integrated California cultivation facility. Chris describes his journey from a federal penitentiary to owning one of the biggest legal weed production footprints in Los Angeles. He discusses the importance of social equity programs, scaling up a cannabis grow, pheno-hunting and more.The cultivation segment takes on safety, security and odor control. Plus we play a game of Fill in the Blank.Epsiode10 is brought to you by Suite Leaf Nutrients. Use promo-code "Danko15" for 15% off all grow equipment, nutrients and more.