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Seedsman Meets Atlas Seed

Earlier this week, Seedsman’s Dr Gary sat down for a conversation with Joe, breeder and co-owner of Atlas Seed. The founders of Atlas Seed have a background rooted in agriculture, primarily vegetable and...

The Best Bugs or Pests for a Cannabis Grow

No, it’s not a typo – there is such a thing as beneficial cannabis pests (the term pest is a little unfair here). Pests are something we always try to warn against when growing cannabis. In fact, we regularly...

10 Cannabis Strains to Grow Outdoors

For the Northern hemisphere, at least, summer is on its way – and that means many of us are about to move to favourable conditions for growing cannabis outdoors. There are considerations, of course, for you to...

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Latest news and information regarding cannabis legalization all around the world.

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A Guide To Buying Cannabis Seeds

If you are buying cannabis seeds for the first time, or are a seasoned grower, here are some top tips and advice on how to pick the right seeds for you.  Follow this guide to ensure you aren’t being exploited...

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Top 5 Indica Cannabis Strains 2022

Last week we listed which sativa strains we thought would take 2022 by storm. And we were going to leave it at that, but not doing the same for indica plants felt…off. Like leaving a fridge door open. And so, here we...

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What Are Landrace Cannabis Strains?

Nowadays, most cannabis strains are hybrids. These result from cross-breeding techniques designed to marry specific features of two or more strains. Taking desirable traits from each plant and combine them in a new...

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Top 5 Sativa Cannabis Strains in 2022

2021 was a lot. Here’s hoping 2022 is a bit more…boring.  And if it does turn out to be boring, you’ll be needing a lot of sativa on the grow to keep things that much more interesting. ...

Why and When to Lollypop Cannabis

The internet is a buzz with a variety of different ways to grow and train your plants, either to try and get bigger yields, grow specifically sized buds or just to completely fill the canopy. Some people like to make...

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New Year New Weed. Huge Seed Sale Now On.

2021 was no fun, let’s hope 2022 is more new than 2020 2. Am I making sense? Anyway, we’re in an upbeat mood about this year. 2022 promises to be a big one on Seedsman, with brand new promotions, breeders...

Booster Teas For Cannabis Growth

Are you growing with organic nutrients, or have you built your own soil mix and mainly feed water only? You may want to look at these two recipes to brew your soil a nice booster tea. No, we haven’t lost the plot or...

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5 Classic Cannabis Strains

In the 1980s and 90s, the weed space was a very different arena. Before the master breeders and advanced cultivation techniques came to the fore, cannabis was certainly available, but the strain choice was a lot more...

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The Best Retro Cannabis Strains of the 90s

While some of us may bristle at the idea of referring to the 1990s as ‘retro’, it’s a sobering thought to remember that the 90s began 30 years ago. A lot happened in the 1990s – scientists discovered cannabinoid...

Cannabis Contaminants To Watch Out For

As with any product, cleanliness and purity are of the utmost importance for cannabis. Growers should be vigilant about ensuring their bud doesn’t become contaminated. Among the most common cannabis contaminants are...

The Social Cost of Cannabis in France

France has the highest consumption of cannabis in Europe, alongside Spain. In 2017 11% of the population, and 21% of young adults (15-34 years old) reported using cannabis in the last year.[1] Yet France is also one of...

10 Hygiene Tips For Your Medical Grow Room

Growing cannabis for medical purposes? For yourself or someone you care about? This blog aims to help you take steps to ensure your garden is operating at a hygiene standard you would expect of the gardens providing...

Seedsman Greenclub: A How To Guide

At Seedsman, we believe that community is everything because together, we grow stronger. Any time you collect A seed, leave us a review, celebrate your birthday, join our online Seedsman community or share ...

Indoor Cannabis Winter Growing Tips

The seasons have changed. So have the temperatures with them. Are you seeing slower growth than previously? How much does the cold temperature affect your growth? Cannabis winter growing is an entirely different, but...

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How to Fix Cannabis Overwatering

Cannabis overwatering can happen to any one of us and has probably happened to most of us at some point – a simple human error that results in massive panic and a sinking feeling that you’ve just rendered your...

What Impact Do Cannabis Taxes Have?

The legalisation of weed has created opportunities for governments and local authorities to raise huge sums of money in taxes from cannabis sales. Ironically, however, this can also play into the hands of unlicensed...

How To Grow Cannabis In A Small Space

Many people think they can’t grow their own cannabis plants because they don’t have enough room or limited space, but the truth is that it’s perfectly possible to develop a decent amount of bud in a small space...

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The Spookiest Cannabis Strains for Halloween

Halloween is a celebration of all things spooky. Rooted in the ancient Celtic festival Samhain, which marked the end of the harvest and the beginning of the darker part of the year, it is believed that the veil between...

Growing Together: Purple Ghost Candy

With Halloween approaching, what better strain to review than Purple Ghost Candy. Purple Ghost Candy is the progeny of Ghost OG and one of the very best recent Purple cuts, viz. Candyland Purple. It is a potent, easy to...

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How to Smell Proof Your Cannabis Grow Room

Depending on your grow setup, there may be several reasons you want to minimise the aroma of your plants. The luscious dank scent of those beautiful terpenes may be heaven-scent to you, but if you have neighbours, it...