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Free Book – How To Grow Marijuana
How To Grow Marijuana – Content
Topics Covered As Per Chapter Titles Below
Types of Marijuana
Light Cycle and Distance from Plants
Indoor Vegetative Growth
Vegetative Growth Techniques
Water and Lighting
Nutrients and Feeding
Other Environmental Factors
Carbon Dioxide (CO2)
Determining the Sex
How to Force Flowering
Indoor Problems and Pests
A Few Notes about Indoor Security
Sowing the Seeds
Temperature, Weather, and Air
Pests, Predators, and Other Problems
Other Repellent Methods
Some Notes about Outdoor Security
ILGM places of interest
Rules for Growing Marijuana in the United States Varies from State to State
Growing your own marijuana is great for those who are in areas that allow it to be home grown but it is important to do some homework before starting. The free book called the ‘Marijuana Grow Bible’ will give you all the basics you need to get started. Folks interested in growing should familiarize themselves with their local laws before getting involved. Below is a look at the state laws in the US as of October 2019. We’ll take a look at the laws in Canada and Europe too, soon. It seems weird to many of us that there could be laws prohibiting growing a plant, but it is what it is at this point in time. Many states in the US allow people to grow weed for their own use in limited amounts, but of course the federal laws in the US are a different story. The 2018 Farm Bill changed the status of growing hemp but not marijuana containing THC.
So, here is a sampling of the state-by-state laws concerning growing marijuana as of October 2019 with the disclaimer that laws are changing and before growing, people should consult the current laws in their state:
Growing Cannabis in Alaska
Both medical and recreational marijuana are legal in Alaska. Adults over 21 years old can possess and grow up to 6 plants, but only 3 of those plants can be flowering at any given time.
Growing Weed in Arkansas
Medical marijuana is legal in Arkansas of May 2019.
Growing Pot in Arizona
Medical marijuana is legal and patients can grow up to 6 plants.
Growing Cannabis in California
Medical and recreational marijuana is legal. Medical patients can grow an unlimited amount of marijuana plants but recreational users are limited to 6 plants.
Growing Cannabis in Colorado
In Colorado, where recreational and medical marijuana is legal, adults over 21 years can grow up to 6 plants but with only 3 flowering plants at a given time.
Growing Marijuana in Connecticut
Recreational is not yet legal but medical is. Medical marijuana patient can possess up to 2.5 ounces but cannot grow their own.
Growing Cannabis in Delaware
Medical weed is legal but patients are not permitted to grow their own.
Growing Pot In Hawaii
Medical patients can grow up to 10 plants. Recreational users can grow up to 6 plants with no more than 3 plants that are flowering and mature.
Growing Marijuana in Illinois
Legal recreational marijuana commences in Illinois in January of 2020. Medical is legal. Growing however is limited to those designated as “cultivation center agents” i.e. people employed or doing business on behalf of a legal Illinois dispensary.
Growing Pot in Louisiana
Medical marijuana became legal in August of 2019. But, growing by individual patients is not permitted.
Growing Marijuana in Maine
Marijuana went legal for medical in 1999 and became legal for recreational in 2016. Adults over 21 can grow up to 3 mature flowering plants.
Growing Cannabis in Massachusetts
Pot went legal in Massachusetts in 2016. Each household can grow 6 plants, but the maximum goes to 12 if there is more than one adult in the house.
Growing Pot in Michigan
In 2018, recreational pot became legal. Resident adult 21 years and older can grow up to 12 plants.
Growing Weed in Missouri
Currently, medical marijuana is legal. In order to grow, patients must pay a fee and then are allowed up to 6 plants that are mature and flowering.
Growing Marijuana in Montana
Pot is legal in Montana for medical use as of 2004. Patients can grow up to 4 flowering plants.
Growing Pot in Nevada
Medical weed went legal in 2000 in Nevada and recreational went legal in 2016. Adults can grow up to 6 plants per adults (but no more than 12 plants per household) provided they live more than 25 miles from a dispensary.
Growing Cannabis in New Hampshire
Medical is legal. Patients can grow up to 6 plants with up to 3 mature flowering plants at a given time.
Growing Cannabis in New Mexico
Medical is legal and patients can grow up to 16 plants at a time with a maximum of 4 flowering, mature plants.
Growing Marijuana in New York
Medical marijuana is legal in New York but not yet on recreational. Growing your own is not legal at this time.
Growing Weed in North Dakota
Medical marijuana is legal but growing is not.
Growing Marijuana in Oklahoma
Medical is legal but growing is not at this time.
Growing Marijuana in Oregon
Since 2014 recreational marijuana is legal here for adults 21 years old and older. Adults can grow up to 4 plants.
Growing Marijuana in Rhode Island
Medical marijuana is legal depending on the specific medical condition. Medical patients can grow up to 12 plants.
Growing Marijuana in Vermont
Medical weed is legal since 2004 and recreational is legal since 2018. Adults in Vermont can grow up to 9 plants but with a maximum of 2 mature, flowering plants.
Growing Pot in Washington State
Recreational pot went legal in Washington State in 2012 but only medical marijuana patients can grow their own plants. Medical marijuana patients can grow up to 6 plants.
Growing Weed in Washington DC
Its’ legal for recreational since 2014 for adults 21 years old and older and folks can grow up to 6 plants per adult with a maximum of 3 mature, flowering plants.
IMPORTANT TO REMEMBER
Be sure to check your state’s current laws before growing marijuana.