Episode 103 of Free Weed kicks off #Croptober with a cornucopia of cannabis cultivation content! Mike and Danny dish the dank on the latest cannabis celebrity gossip, including friends of the pod Kristen Bell and Pete Davidson (4:00). Then, Free Weed takes the "cult" out of cultivation as we present five growing rules that were made to be broken (17:00). And, as always, Danny answers cultivation questions submitted by lis... Read more
Episode 102 of Free Weed features an interview with legendary cultivator, author and photographer Mel Frank. Mel discusses his epic cannabis career, his contributions to marijuana genetics and his current gallery exhibition, When We Were Criminals.Also in this episode, Danny and Mike preview the December issue of High Times, including the Top 10 Strains of 2018. Plus, Strain of the Fortnight, proper watering techniques and, as... Read more
The 101st episode of Free Weed flourishes with world-renowned cannabis cultivation expert and author Jorge Cervantes. Jorge discusses his decades-long writing career, including his new book The Cannabis Encyclopedia, and tells Dan about joining HTTV after getting kicked off of YouTube. Also in this episode, learn what can make your pot plants freak out and how to chill them out and, as always, cultivation Q&A. Episode 101 ... Read more
The Free Weed podcast reaches its centennial episode! Danny and Mike talk to "Guru of Ganja" and celebrated pot grow book author and activist Ed Rosenthal about his career in cultivation journalism, his return to the pages of High Times magazine and his latest books, Beyond Buds Next Generation: Marijuana Concentrates and Cannabis Infusions and Marijuana Harvest: Maximizing Quality and Yield in Your Cannabis Garden. Also, the ... Read more
Episode 99 of Free Weed features a chat with legendary grower and High Times alum Kyle Kushman, recorded live over 4/20 weekend at the 2018 SoCal Cannabis Cup.Kyle was actually the first-ever guest on Free Weed back in 2011. Now he makes his long-awaited return to talk about growing craft-quality cannabis on a larger scale (and much more).Episode 99 of High Times Presents Free Weed from Danny Danko is brought to you by&nb... Read more
Episode 98 of Free Weed skates into the summertime with an interview with four-time Stanley Cup winner Darren McCarty, who explains how cannabis saved him from a lifetime of alcohol and pain pill abuse (20:20). Danny and Mike also chat with Johno from "The Johno Show," which was recently purged from YouTube for pot content (7:15). Plus, cultivation tips on environmental control in the growroom and beating the summer heat ... Read more
Episode 97 of Free Weed features a discussion from the 2018 Michigan Cannabis Cup with our friends from Hurricane Hydroponics about plant nutrient needs, proper feeding during different growth cycles and flushing out your grow medium of excess salts and minerals (17:30).Danny and Mike also discuss the Amsterdam Cannabis Cup (1:25) and the DEA's recently released slang terms for cannabis (9:05). Plus, our Strain of the Fortnight (40... Read more
Episode 96 of Free Weed features a conversation with the Waldos—the Bay Area group that created the cannabis code 420—recorded live at the 2018 NorCal Cannabis Cup in Santa Rosa, California. The Waldos join Danny and Mike to explain the origins of 420 and debunk a number of myths about the mystical marijuana cipher.Subscribe to Free Weed on iTunes.Email us: firstname.lastname@example.orgEpisode 96 of High Times Presents Free Weed from... Read more
Episode 95 of Free Weed features an all-female panel of growers and hash-makers recorded live at the 2018 High Times Michigan Cannabis Cup in June. Guests Nichole West from COWA Science, Cannabis Cup winner Jessica "Mrs. Berry Kush" Speck, Ash Bo Hash of Cpt. Kush Concentrates and Elaine Keevin of Excelsior Extracts discuss their pot cultivation techniques as well as the unique challenges faced by women in the cannabis in... Read more
Episode 94 of the Free Weed podcast features legendary cannabis breeder DJ Short (24:05), creator of strains like Blueberry, Flo and Old Time Moonshine. Plus, Danny and Mike discuss the upcoming Amsterdam Cannabis Cup (3:15) and run down the latest marijuana news (7:15). And, for the first time ever, Dan and Mike argue about the news (18:00). The cultivation section features a detailed breakdown of wet versus dry cannabis trim... Read more
Episode 93 takes root with Danny and Mike discussing the epic news that High Times is going public (1:25) as well as recent marijuana law-reform news from Canada and New York (7:15). The interview, recorded live at the 2018 NorCal Cannabis Cup, features Crockett from Crockett Family Farms speaking on proper cultivation techniques, his signature strain Tangie and how Mom and Pop weed growers can compete with corporate cannabis (13:3... Read more
Episode 92 of the Free Weed podcast springs forth with an epic interview with Mike from Exotic Genetix, recorded live at the 2018 NorCal Cannabis Cup. Learn more about Exotic’s pot growing techniques, the art of marijuana seed breeding and much more (20:45). Plus, Danny and Mike revisit "Sports on Drugs" (2:45) and preview the August 2018 issue of High Times magazine—on newsstands now (12:00). And, as always, Danny ... Read more
Episode 91 of Free Weed features interviews with cultivation reporter THCaeczar, who stops by to talk seeds and strains, and comedian Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling, who discusses comedy, Howard Stern and cannabis as an alternative to alcohol abuse. Plus, the long awaited return of Sports on Drugs!Our cultivation segment includes Strain of the Fortnight, Puff or Pass on harvesting and, as always, grow Q&A. Episode 91 of Free We... Read more
Episode 90 of Free Weed features an interview with Oregon craft marijuana grower Jesse Peters of Eco Firma Farms (5:55). Listen in on the conversation about sustainable and eco-friendly indoor pot farming techniques and the unique conditions of doing business in a state with an overabundance of weed. Our cannabis cultivation segment (26:30) takes on ideal growroom temperature and humidity levels during all stages of grow... Read more
Free Weed is back! After a brief two-and-a-half-year break, High Times senior cultivation editor Danny Danko and editor-in-chief Mike Gianakos return with episode 89 of Free Weed.This episode features a preview of the June and July issues of High Times (6:35), an interview with legendary grower Chemdog (11:15), Strain of the Fortnight (31:25), cloning tips and tricks (36:10) and, as always, we answer listeners’ grow questions (46:0... Read more
Episode 88 of HIGH TIMES Presents Free Weed from Danny Danko features cannabis news, including a look at the Canadian election and what it means for legal weed, an interview with photographer and NYC legend Ricky Powell, and of course, our cultivation segment with the Strain of the Fortnight, grow Q&A and info on how to harvest, dry and cure connoisseur quality pot. Episode 88 is sponsored by BC Northern Lights and Gorilla Seed... Read more
Episode 87 of HIGH TIMES Presents Free Weed from Danny Danko features a Cannabis Cup update, the latest marijuana news and an extensive look at pot and politics. Plus, Matt from BC Bud Depot calls in to discuss cultivation in British Columbia and his strain, Night Nurse, which placed as one of HIGH TIMES' Top 10 Strains of 2015. Also this week, Danny and Mike hop in the Growroom Time Machine to fix some common cultivation problems ... Read more
Episode 86 of HIGH TIMES Presents Free Weed from Danny Danko features marijuana news, Instagram controversy, a pot science update and a sneak peek at the Top 10 Strains of 2015. Plus, we bring you copious cultivation info including Strain of the Fortnight, Puff or Pass and grow Q&A. Episode 86 of Free Weed is sponsored by BC Northern Lights and Gorilla Seed Bank.
Episode 85 of Free Weed was recorded live at the 2015 NorCal Medical Cannabis Cup. It is also the third episode of HIGH TIMES Presents Free Hash from Danny Danko. This live panel discussion, dubbed The Laws of Extraction, features Addison DeMoura, Rezwan Khan, K from Trichome Tech, JJ from Fresh off the Bud Extractions and Rick Pfrommer. Episode 85 is brought to you by BC Northern Lights and Gorilla Seed Bank.
Episode 84 of HIGH TIMES Presents Free Weed from Danny Danko features pot news, grow tips for better extracts, cultivation Q&A and an interview with MedCanna founders Adam Dunn and Jan Carlos Byl. This episode is brought to you by BC Northern Lights (bcnorthernlights.com).