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Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 05-22-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By BongFu
Rainwater has about zero nutrients in it. Pay...

Rainwater has about zero nutrients in it. Pay about 30 bucks for a water analysis and you will easily confirm this.
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 05-09-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,078
Posted By BongFu
Now that science is investigating Canna specific...

Now that science is investigating Canna specific dribble spread by generations of stoner growers many myths are already unraveling. Now, in this day and age, we still have know nothing clowns spewing...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 05-08-2019, 01:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,078
Posted By BongFu
I've seen people pulling massive yields with 1.2...

I've seen people pulling massive yields with 1.2 EC under high fertigation frequency. What does that prove?:-) Ca ++, Mg++, K+ at 800ppm. Hmmm. What do you think the EC would equate to once you have...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 05-06-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,078
Posted By BongFu
Even with the most basic understanding of plant...

Even with the most basic understanding of plant science its sheer stupidity. All we are talking about here is massively overloading K resulting in among others Ca and Mg lockout. So then boost Ca...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 05-05-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,078
Posted By BongFu
The dude behind this article is one of the...

The dude behind this article is one of the biggest morons I have had the displeasure of speaking to in over 30 years in the Canna game. At least he is consistent.
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 05-02-2019, 11:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 166
Posted By BongFu
Nice post

Yup 😂
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 04-29-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By BongFu
By about 30 percent. PGRs like paclobutrazol are...

By about 30 percent. PGRs like paclobutrazol are GA pathway inhibitors. The GA pathway is central in the production of thc and other oils. Shut down the GA pathway and you shut down essential oil and...
Forum: Growing in Greenhouses 04-12-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 15,876
Posted By BongFu
Spray B subtilis

Spray B subtilis
Forum: Well Wishes 04-04-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 9,411
Posted By BongFu
RIP Nev. Thanks so much. You truly left an...

RIP Nev. Thanks so much. You truly left an imprint.
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 03-08-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
It works with some genetics and not others. The...

It works with some genetics and not others. The author left this out or simply didn't understand this along with a whole bunch of other important info - nice picture book though with typos in what...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 03-08-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Sort of getting that 😂

Sort of getting that 😂
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 03-07-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Those buds look pretty average.

Those buds look pretty average.
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 03-06-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
You sum it up really nicely in that last...

You sum it up really nicely in that last paragraph.

I think though the message to be taken is that for those who support defoliation their arguments are largely anecdotal while where there are...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 02-25-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Amazing how much hype there is about defoliation...

Amazing how much hype there is about defoliation and yet when put to the test it comes up short. Hopefully, some serious research is done by the likes of Guelph University in Canada on the subject....
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 02-25-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Agreed - there's a bunch of factors that need to...

Agreed - there's a bunch of factors that need to be considered with defoliation. Genetics being a biggie but also growing method (e.g. if you pack loads of plants close and minimise canopy to do this...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 02-25-2019, 12:00 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,981
Posted By BongFu
Both actives are GA pathway inhibitors which will...

Both actives are GA pathway inhibitors which will reduce essential oil (THC, CBD, CBN, terpenoids) production by about 30 - 40%. Not to even mention toxicity issues to the end consumer.


As far...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 02-24-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,981
Posted By BongFu
I read something way way back but can’t remember...

I read something way way back but can’t remember details or even which sites because there are a lot of pages out there about PGRs. Did it mention Cyco?? Don’t think Ive come across anything there....
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 02-22-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,981
Posted By BongFu
Worldwide PGRs are allowed on a bunch of crops,...

Worldwide PGRs are allowed on a bunch of crops, although on the Cyco labels one of them say for use on non consumable (ornamental) crops only. Last I checked cannabis is consumed yes?? So Cyco is...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 02-20-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Lets go back to the original question shall we ...

Lets go back to the original question shall we


Good defoliation side by side examples

Hello, I hate to even open this can of worms, but can anyone share links to well run (clones, done at...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 02-20-2019, 01:38 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Loads of growers who have defoliated would...

Loads of growers who have defoliated would strongly disagree with you. You've left out massive chunks of important info such as growing style, genetics and nutrient requirements. Look above - you...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 02-19-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Disagree, defoliation is advanced growing...

Disagree, defoliation is advanced growing science. No newbie should attempt defoliation.
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 02-19-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Gotta love that --- link edited. So if you go to...

Gotta love that --- link edited. So if you go to **** and search Defoliation Side By Side - Bushy Plants you'll find the thread.
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 02-19-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,571
Posted By BongFu
Very good side by side with weights on the Farm

I've never seen a good side by side grow done on ICMag re defoliation. However, I recently came across this thread on ****. The guy does a very good job of it using what I think to date is the...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 02-12-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 854
Posted By BongFu
Yup

Yup
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 02-12-2019, 12:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 854
Posted By BongFu
Yep if this is your first grow you've started out...

Yep if this is your first grow you've started out on the back foot by using the wrong nutrients. Whoever told you to use GH in coir gave you some seriously crap advice. You need a coir specific...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 02-11-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 854
Posted By BongFu
Just raise pH to your desired pH for growing. So...

Just raise pH to your desired pH for growing. So generally 5.5 to 6.0. Oh and pH buffer after adding nutrients..
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 02-10-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 854
Posted By BongFu
Firstly, measuring run off pH isn't an accurate...

Firstly, measuring run off pH isn't an accurate way of monitoring root zone/substrate pH.

Secondly, you should be running coir specific nutrients (a nutrient developed specifically for coir...
Forum: Cannabis Laws & Cannabis Legislation 02-06-2019, 03:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,145
Posted By BongFu
Presumably that is because this asshat is...

Presumably that is because this asshat is highlighting that white people are more than happy dark people starve and live in poverty while they wank on ignorantly about shit they clearly know nothing...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 02-06-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 97,007
Posted By BongFu
I think its funny how Advanced Nutrients slanders...

I think its funny how Advanced Nutrients slanders other companies but then one of the partners turns out to be a kiddy fiddler while another partner (Big Mike) defends the kiddy fiddler on national...
Forum: Cannabis Laws & Cannabis Legislation 02-06-2019, 12:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,145
Posted By BongFu
If US farmers are using GM seeds what does that...

If US farmers are using GM seeds what does that tell you?
Forum: Cannabis Laws & Cannabis Legislation 02-06-2019, 12:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,145
Posted By BongFu
Have you ever been to India? I have. Lived there...

Have you ever been to India? I have. Lived there for several years. You will note I highlight the dark side of GM seed. Funny how people repeat people trying to prove a point that has just been...
Forum: Cannabis Laws & Cannabis Legislation 02-03-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,145
Posted By BongFu
Absolutely. GMO fear is spread by ignorant over...

Absolutely. GMO fear is spread by ignorant over priveledged usually white brats who have never gone hungry (and generally never given a cent to charities to help during famine).


That said, the...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-28-2019, 05:27 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
All that said I would see it as a fail to get...

All that said I would see it as a fail to get such low strike rates..
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-28-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
Ah that could explain it..... Full PhD thesis...

Ah that could explain it..... Full PhD thesis available here https://atrium.lib.uoguelph.ca/xmlui/bitstream/handle/10214/14249/Caplan_Deron_201808_PhD.pdf?sequence=5&isAllowed=y

Drought stress at...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-28-2019, 12:26 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
Hey just quickly on this the point of introduing...

Hey just quickly on this the point of introduing drought stress in the study was based on well known science that drought stress increases oil production in medicinal crops so the hypothesis began at...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-27-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
I expect you will find this is because of the air...

I expect you will find this is because of the air to water relatioship in the substrate. The thesis goes through this also finding that higher numbers of irrigations in a well aerated coir substrate...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-27-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
All good chap I didn’t take it as you were...

All good chap I didn’t take it as you were contradicting me.
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 01-26-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 71,830
Posted By BongFu
Lol pharmaceutical grade PGRs in the case of Cyco...

Lol pharmaceutical grade PGRs in the case of Cyco thank you very much:-) Do people even buy CX? It seems to have gone nowhere.
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-26-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
Best to read the paper very carefully. Definitely...

Best to read the paper very carefully. Definitely a high risk practice that should be approached with great care.
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-26-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
Absolutely on defoliation although I think they...

Absolutely on defoliation although I think they will find it is effective with a whole bunch of considerations such as genetics, nutrient adjustments, level and timing of defoliation etc. Certainly...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 01-26-2019, 03:48 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 71,830
Posted By BongFu
Yeah safe to say Dutch Master aka Dark Master got...

Yeah safe to say Dutch Master aka Dark Master got it horribly wrong. They forgot to mention the Paclo and Alar in Pload and are now washed out of the market and selling direct because no self...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-25-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
Yep they have just confirmed what hippies...

Yep they have just confirmed what hippies believed in the 60's. If you subject a plant to stress of any kind it produces more resin as part of the defense to this stress. Nothing new here but it is...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-25-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
I agree. Its funny how we as a culture we take on...

I agree. Its funny how we as a culture we take on practices and these practices are seen as must do and then bam along comes a proper study. The thing is though I have always got 100 percent strike...
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-25-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
That's a great read. Thanks for posting the link...

That's a great read. Thanks for posting the link !:biggrin:
Forum: Cannabis Botany and Advanced Growing Science 01-24-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,135
Posted By BongFu
Interesting because I always get 100 percent...

Interesting because I always get 100 percent strikes cutting leaves and leaving less than 3 sets of leaves on. Still good to see an actual study but I’ll happily stick with another technique that...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 01-24-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By BongFu
You of course realise that they also reduce oil...

You of course realise that they also reduce oil production significantly and PGRs are harmful to human health?
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 01-24-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By BongFu
It even stays in pots and lines... Good luck with...

It even stays in pots and lines... Good luck with using microbes to break it down. If you're too stupid to grow without the need to use PGRs you stand zero chance of properly recycling your soil. I'd...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 01-23-2019, 05:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By BongFu
I think you should definitely reuse that soil so...

I think you should definitely reuse that soil so its stuffs up your crop and smokers don't end up with your shitty PGR gear:-):laughing:
Forum: Growing in Coco Coir 01-08-2019, 06:46 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 22,833
Posted By BongFu
Lol nope I expect not. It sounds like bacterial...

Lol nope I expect not. It sounds like bacterial metabolites. I bought a kg of the stuff from China a ways back and it has no odour at all as powder @ 98% purity. Pain in the ass to make water soluble...
Forum: Nutrients and Fertilizers 01-07-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,245
Posted By BongFu
Sorry if that came across as rude. I was having a...

Sorry if that came across as rude. I was having a chuckle because for what started off as a simple question it sure did get weird on this thread. The question was what is a source of Ca without N?
...
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