Market Analysis: All indices finished December below their previous month’s average. The US Price and Kind indices dropped for the second straight month, with Kind hitting a new year-low of $362 ($17 off its year-to-date average). The Mids and Schwag indices both finished $3 below their year-to-date averages.
CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $284 (last month: $293, Year-to-Date: $302)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $362 ($366, $379)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150-$349 PER OZ): $270 ($282, $273)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1-$149 PER OZ): $99 ($108, $102)
The top five submitted strains (with average price) were: Kush ($293), Diesel ($319), Blue Dream ($275), Girl Scout Cookies ($308) and Purps ($292).
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(Bubblegum) “Sticky, sweet buds covered in trichomes. Great anytime smoke. Helps with anxiety.” –Newark, DE
(Mid-Range Sativa) “We generally have sativa dominant hybrids with great scent, no seeds and an overall good burn.” –La Libertad, El Salvador
(Skunk) “We are beginning to get better weed with more guys home growing now.” –Glasgow, Scotland
(Blue Dream) “Some of the stinkiest, stickiest bud I’ve ever possessed. –Brooklyn, NY