Market Analysis: After some fluctuation to start the year, the THMQ settled down in April. All indices finished within $3 of their previous month’s average with the exception of the Schwag Index (+$11). Blue Dream finished as the second-most-submitted strain for the first time since October 2014 (a six-month span).
CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $310 (last month: $308, Year-to-Date: $301)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $372 ($370, $369)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150-$349 PER OZ): $287 ($284, $283)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1-$149 PER OZ): $108 ($97, $102)
The top five submitted strains (with average price) were: Kush ($306), Blue Dream ($305), Diesel ($328), Girl Scout Cookies ($315) and Purps ($330).
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(Mango) “Cheap, killer weed. We’re not greedy!” –Windsor, CANADA
(Kerala Gold) “In northeastern parts of the country, weed is almost free ($20 for a kilo).” – Thiruvananthapuram, INDIA
(Sour Diesel) “An NYC institution. So damn dank!” –New York, NY
(Blue Dream) “Some of us are still smoking flowers in Denver…” –Denver, CO