Market Analysis: All indices rang in the New Year above their previous month’s average. The US Price Index enjoyed the biggest increase, finishing the month $19 above its December average. The Mids Index, meanwhile, reached a five-month high at $286 an ounce and led all indices in submissions. Kush, once again, was the most submitted strain.
CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $303 (last month: $284, Year-to-Date: $303)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $373 ($362, $373)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150-$349 PER OZ): $286 ($270, $286)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1-$149 PER OZ): $110 ($99, $110)
The top five submitted strains (with average price) were: Kush ($322), Diesel ($303), Girl Scout Cookies ($341), Blue Dream ($300) and Purps ($358).
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(BC Bud) “I’m stunned by what others pay! I had no idea…” –Vancouver Island, CANADA
(Trainwreck) “Seriously sticky and a real creeper! Nectar of the Gods!” –Salem, OR
(Pineapple Kush) “Numerous rural grows here with strains averaging 15+% THC. The state has come a long way!” –Pearl, MS
(Skunk #1) “Very pungent, skunky smell. Great for relaxation, stress and depression.” –New Castle, DE