.The cannabis industry, while still in its infancy, has captured the imaginations of people all over the country. While most are excited and looking forward to enjoying a smoke session with their friends and loved ones, there is also a substantial number of creatives and enterprising folk who look at it beyond its recreational nature. They are not settled on being mere consumers of this wonderful herb. They want to be at the forefront of the industry or at least contribute towards this new “green” revolution.
We know and understand this demographic very well. They are not satisfied by being on the sidelines and want to actively move the needle forward. If you feel something stirring deep within your insides, you are at the right place. Our goal aligns perfectly with your dreams. We will help you along every step in the way towards self-sufficiency in this trade. When it comes to shooting for the stars, the first thing you need is to build yourself a nice and comfortable spaceship that will keep you safe for the journey.
This blog post is that spaceship. Today we are going to look at some books that we feel perfectly encapsulate the information and knowledge that you need to send you along your way. These are the best books that you should consider reading to equip yourself with the wherewithal needed to be the best marijuana grower you can be, even if you are just starting out.
So let us jump into our list of the best books on this subject that will put you far ahead of the curve when it comes to the knowledge required on how to grow cannabis for complete beginners.
The Cannabis Grow Bible: The Definitive Guide to Growing Marijuana for Recreational and Medicinal Use
This cannabis grow book is a comprehensive guide to marijuana gardening. The book contains valuable information that all new growers would find useful like step-by-step guides to every aspect of marijuana horticulture, plant breeding, and hash production. The book has an addendum that is regularly updated with information like new lighting equipment and techniques, highly advanced cannabinoid extraction techniques, and detailed, step-by-step gardening guides for novice and professional growers alike. The book’s author, Greg Green is also the best-selling author of The Cannabis Breeder’s Bible. This is a great addition to any wannabe grower’s repertoire.
This cannabis grow book contains 512 full-color pages and 1120 full-color photographs and illustrations and claims to be the most complete book about marijuana cultivation on the market. This book’s popularity is not just limited to the US. It has worldwide acclaim. The book that inspired this one, was actually released way back in 1983. One can say that this author and the knowledge in these pages has really withstood the test of time. More than 500,000 copies of the Indoor Bible are in print in Dutch, English, French, German, and Spanish. New greenhouse and outdoor growing chapters were added to the original book to make this one. Both indoor and outdoor growers will appreciate this one. The other 15 chapters (17 total) are all updated with the most current information, completely rewritten, and significantly expanded.
The author of this cannabis grow book, Danny Danko, was an editor for the High Times magazine. He brings his experience to the table in the book’s 144 illustrated pages. This is a light book, meant strictly for beginners. It offers just the right amount of knowledge for newbies to dip their toes in the water. This book contains chapters on the basics of setting up a grow room, genetics and seeds, germination, sexing, cloning, building buds, harvesting, pest, fungi, molds, and deficiencies, concentrates, edibles, tinctures, and topicals. That is a comprehensive enough list for us to wholeheartedly recommend it to people who are just starting out.
This is a cannabis grow book that has something for both amateurs and professionals. This book contains the latest knowledge, tools, and methods to grow marijuana both indoors and outdoors. Ed Rosenthal has been teaching people how to grow marijuana for more than 30 years. The book has 500 pages of full-color photos. All aspects of cultivation are covered, from the selection of varieties, setting up of the garden, and through each stage of plant growth all the way to harvesting. If you are a solo grower, this one is highly recommended. It will be a companion all throughout your growth from beginner to advanced.
This cannabis grow book claims to be the definitive guide to medical marijuana cultivation and consumption. More than 2,000 beautiful color images illustrate this 596-page book. It explains all the essential techniques to grow indoors, outdoors, and in greenhouses. All gardening practices are well-researched and illustrated with easy step-by-step examples and instructions. It has chapters on medical cannabis history, cannabinoid measurement, and medical varieties that provide a firm background for medical patients and caregivers.
Each stage of plant growth is detailed and graphically explained from seed, seedling, vegetative growth, clones, mother plants, and flowering. It also has information about harvesting, drying, and curing that aims to preserve cannabinoids. Topics like Garden room design, construction, and maintenance, greenhouse construction, and care, outdoor gardens from backyards and patios to large remote fields are all explained in full detail and many step-by-step examples. This really is a top to the bottom slice of the cannabis industry in a convenient package.
So that was our list of the best books that an entrepreneur might need for becoming the best marijuana grower they can be, within their means. Regardless of space or budget constraints, these books have everything you need to just get started on this journey. If you are debating whether to go down this path, these books will finally shake you out of your doldrums and be the kick that you need. It is a long and arduous journey. However, if you just put one foot in front of the other, eventually you will get where you want to be.