The taxonomy of cannabis is changing. That is, the definition of what makes cannabis cannabis is changing. What we know as indica and sativa is not the full truth. It's been diluted a lot through pop culture and a lack of scientific information regarding the origins of cannabis and how it has been bred through the generations. In this week's episode of The Real Dirt, Chip sits down with Jessica Baker to talk about the new science coming out about the origins of cannabis. It turns out, that...
Amendment X could bring a big change to the Colorado hemp industry. In the final Harvest Special episode of The Real Dirt, Chip dives into Amendment X, what it means for Colorado, and how it could put the state ahead or behind, depending on how you look at it. Hear all the details now on The Real Dirt!
Every grower dreams of seed breeding. The reality is anybody can plant a seed and get results. They just might not be the results you want. In this weeks installment of Tony Don't Smoke OG, the gang puffs on some OG and Cookies as they talk seed hunting and breeding, and how big of a pain in the ass it can be. Roll up a shorty and enjoy this week's Tony Don't Smoke OG!
Cannabis quality isn't everything when it comes to growing, but it's definitely at the top of the list. In this week's episode of Tony Don't Smoke OG, Chip, Tony and i225 talk quality and how to maintain consistency in your grow. Roll up a shorty and enjoy this episode of mild weed snobbery!
Another harvest has arrived, and will soon have passed. It always helps me remember the beauty of cannabis culture and the community it has built. This week's Harvest Special is more of a conversation between Chip and you, as he dives into what makes our culture great, some of the issues our community faces, and of course, more trim tips! So roll one up and get into the dirt of harvest with The Real Dirt.
Savage squirrels, wildfires, rain and more are turning this Croptober into something of an event! Tune into Part 3 of The Real Dirt Harvest Special to hear how people are dealing with extreme weather and unwelcome pests.
Curing cannabis is essential to a successful harvest. Listen to this week's Real Dirt episode, Part 2 of the Harvest Specials! Chip goes in depth about the best ways to cure cannabis, and how to trim according to each cure.
Every grower looks forward to harvesting cannabis that they have been growing for months. Well, harvest season is here and it's time to get to work! While the real stuff comes in October, preparation is key. In Part One of The Real Dirt Harvest Special, Chip talks trimming, and how important it is to get a good team of trimmers, or make sure to do a good job yourself. Grab your scissors, roll one up, and get to trimming with The Real Dirt!
In this episode of Tony Don't Smoke OG Tony, Chip, I225 and Colin talk terpenes. Hear how The Werc Shop isolates specific terpenes in order to give vape pens and other concentrates their desired flavors and effects. Plus the gang smokes a bunch of different strains and talk about the legendary dog, Luna. Roll one up and tune in!
Sativa strains get a bad rap, man. It's not because all sativas are bad, or people just like other varieties that much more. It's that nobody is getting a good, well-grown sativa anymore! The new industry is bringing in some great cannabis, but also some not-so-great cannabis. IN this episode of Toy Don't Smoke OG, Tony and Chip are joined by Colin from The Werc Shop to talk cannabis quality, why sativas have the reputation they do, and more. Toke up and tune in!
Managing a grow operation only gets more difficult as it grows. But with a proper grow management system it can all run smoothly. Chip, Tony and secret guest I225 talk about managing a grow while the gang puffs on some cookies and talks the origins of Lambs Bread, one of Tony's favorites.
Trainwreck. It hits like a freight train and leaves you wanting more afterward. But where did this elite strain get its start, and why is it so damn good? Hear Chip, Tony and Dan from Humboldt Integrated Cannabis share their theories on this segment of Tony Don't Smoke OG.
Northern California produces some of the finest cannabis in the world. But what makes Humboldt cannabis different isn't just the quality, but its story. Hang out with Chip on his Humboldt beach as he walks and talks about the history of Humboldt and how it became the cannabis mecca it is known as today.
CSI Humboldt is sought after for it's elite seed inventory and feminized seed bank. But how did CSI get it's start? What made its founder quite comic books to pursue cannabis? Find out in this episode of The Real Dirt!
Indulge in a little bit of weed snobbery with Chip and Tony in a new Real Dirt installment, Tony Don't Smoke OG! These short, sweet and to the joint episodes are perfect for your morning coffee and joint, lunch break joint, dinner joint, or a joint just for the hell of it!
All cannabis is not created equal. The Real Dirt found this out after we hosted the Cultivate Showdown in which the top growers from across the country came to showcase their best flower. There was a lot of great flower, but also a lot of not so great flower. This led us to the question, can you determine the quality of cannabis without ever smoking it? Join us on this episode of The Real Dirt when Chip sits down with his wife Jess Baker, Jacob Sarabia and Travis Crane to analyze some of the...
A few weeks back Chip took a trip to Croatia. While hanging out with Mike Leago from iHempX, the two talked European hemp and what it means for the future of the hemp industry, and the International Hemp Exchange.
In this week's episode of The Real Dirt, Chip talks with Kevin Jodrey of Wonderland Nursery in Humboldt about cultivating some of the finest clones in the world, as well as managing his other businesses and where he sees the future of the cannabis industry going. This is not an episode to miss!