IN SEARCH OF MAUI WOWIE
Hawaiian cannabis correspondent South Bay Ray goes island- hopping to visit some of the best growers creating the kind of potent pot that made this tropical archipelago state famous. Also, catch up on the continuing fight to ensure medical-marijuana access for patients here in “paradise.”
BOB MARLEY’S INTERNATIONAL IMPACT
by Roger Steffens
From the Balkans to Brazil, from the Grand Canyon to the frozen Himalayas, Bob Marley remains the most celebrated singer on the planet.
THE ROAD TO ACCOMPONG
by Chris Simunek photos by Brain Jahn
Before a ragtag band of colonists fired the “shot heard round the world” that started our revolution against the British, a group of escaped slaves in Jamaica fought the redcoats and won their own independence. Known as the Maroons, today their descendants continue to live under their own autonomous rule deep in the mountains of Jamaica.
by Bob Lee Gordon photos by Dan Skye
Recirculating deep-water culture (RDWC) is the process of growing plants in an inert, absorbent medium (such as hydroton or expanded clay pellets) contained in a basket that sits over a reservoir filled with nutrient solution. It’s a “fail-safe” system that’s surprisingly easy to set up and use, and it just may be the future of hydroponic growing. Learn how to build yours!
WEST SIDE GROWING
by Nico Escondido
With the burgeoning shift in political climate and public atti- tudes, the west side of the United States is almost another world when it comes to marijuana. And those in the cannabis- cultivation business have to keep up with the growing demand while pushing the limits of their indoor capabilities. HT’s cultivation editor reports on how the West Side is doing it, from the individual (or “functional”) grower to the more advanced commercial ops.
An exclusive excerpt from the new second edition of HASHISH!, the legendary book by Robert Connell Clarke that covers pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about hashish. As a special bonus, we’re also featuring an exclusive new article by Clarke and his fellow expert, Mel Frank, that will teach you how to make premier water-extraction hash.
THE HIGH TIMES INTERVIEW: DAMIAN & NAS
Just in time for the release of their much-anticipated collaboration, Distant Relatives, the Grammy-winning, chart-topping Damian Marley teams up with Grammy-nominated, chart-top- ping Nas for a reggae/hip-hop smoke-out!
edited by Dan Skye
Miss HIGH TIMES 2010 crowned; Wine and weed; Low-CBD pot; Be a Bonghitter; Jewelry for the joint smoker; One-stop pot shopping; Showbuzz; Arrests in California don’t add up; Psychosis, pot and the press: The Hemperor lives on; Sean Paul; Rootz Underground; Reggie Watts; Reviews; Brain Damage Control; Band of the Month; Miss HIGH TIMES; Almost Infamous.
edited by Danny Danko & Nico Escondido
Pix of the Crop; Cannabis Clinic; Munchies; NORM- Lizer; Freedom Fighter; Dr. Mitch; SSDP Report; Basics of Growroom Electricity; Gear/Hot Products; Dear Danko.
COVER: Duke Lobos CENTERFOLD: Kent Sea
STRAIN: Guava CHEM STRAIN: Jamaican Big Red