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2020 Isolation Grow: Survive & Vote

2020 Isolation Grow: Survive & Vote

This has been a challenging summer for me physically. I had hernia surgery just before the pandemic hit, and about six weeks prior to cracking open seeds, so my recovery from that coincided with the grow. Physical rehabilitation is usually better when it’s not butting...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Family Tradition

2020 Isolation Grow: Family Tradition

Our final plants are still drying. We trimmed Bubba God and RK 16 over the weekend. I’ll detail the end of harvest in the next two blogs. We’re taking a timeout today for Jack-O-Lanterns. Yes, we carved these pumpkins. To be fair, I cleaned many of them, and then...

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2020 Isolation Grow: The Limp Leaf

2020 Isolation Grow: The Limp Leaf

October 13 Bee’s Covid test was negative, and they will arrive today, ready to work sans mask. I’m bringing in ACDC 22 for trimming, while waiting to see which plant might need taking down today. My guess is RG 5, but we have to wait until sunlight hits the beds to be...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Crunch

2020 Isolation Grow: Crunch

October 9 HARVEST ALERT ACDC 17 is coming down. This is the third plant to be brought down with no mold found upon the initial inspection. She appears to be another very clean plant. October 10 This morning was possibly the final Regalia spray of the season. Humidity...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Readiness & Rain

2020 Isolation Grow: Readiness & Rain

October 6 This is the week I study weather forecasts multiple times a day. Weather changes fast. That’s why long range predictions are often inaccurate. Anything predicted beyond about twelve hours is guesswork. For example, when I first read of long range rain, it...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Twist

2020 Isolation Grow: Twist

October 3 This older four point buck watched me go from the house to the beds, inspect every plant, followed my every step, all the way back into the house to grab Karen to come take the photograph. He stared at us the entire time. We got the shots and got outta...

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2020 Isolation Grow: October

2020 Isolation Grow: October

A couple of these bottlebrush flowers were cut into the last compost tea of the grow. October 1 So we begin the climactic month of October. In terms of cannabis harvest, October is the peak month. A sustained period of work is looming. The way things are tentatively...

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2020 Isolation Grow: The Final Trains

2020 Isolation Grow: The Final Trains

First light hits the tops of RK 18 at 8:14 a.m. September 26 This weekend, while we wait for Sour Tsunami to finish drying for trimming, we will begin providing support for flowers growing too large for the stalks they occupy. First case in point: ACDC 22 Her flowers...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Questions & Flowers

2020 Isolation Grow: Questions & Flowers

September 22 I haven’t had much of an online presence for years. I left facebook over five years ago, will never return, and I don’t pay an abundance of attention to the latest anything. I rarely check my website. I recently stopped following the news until after the...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Harvest Begins

2020 Isolation Grow: Harvest Begins

This crab spider (on ACDC 7) appears thrilled to be here for our first Harvest Day of 2020! September 13 I won’t lie. This morning feels a bit like a holiday or birthday morning. I’ve been up since 5:30, already showered and into the overalls. My toes are wiggly....

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2020 Isolation Grow: Harvest Eve

2020 Isolation Grow: Harvest Eve

You know it has entered harvest time when the front side of the leaf is green and the backside is purple. This orb spider points toward one of the first signs of autumn in the beds. First, just a few words of thanks to the excellent zoom session yesterday with...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Three Taps

2020 Isolation Grow: Three Taps

Bee and Azure left yesterday, and as a parent, I am not always a fan of empty nest reminders. They had been inside with us for most of two weeks, without masks, just like the old days. It was family. Toward the end of their stay, they were exposed to others, and had...

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2020 Isolation Grow: Back to Work

2020 Isolation Grow: Back to Work

Dawn rising, this is a view of some of the southern hill treeline that shades my crop in afternoons and evenings. September 5 All evacuees in our area have been allowed to come home. Our entire region of the world breathes a sigh of relief, and offers our sincere...

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