Index Watch: The US Price and Mids indices finished the month well below their January averages. The US Price Index dropped $26 in February and fell below $300 for the first time. The Mids Index dropped $35 this month and fell to $263 an ounce – its lowest average price since August 2012. Meanwhile, the Kind Index held steady in February, finishing at $379 an ounce.
CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $297 (last month: $323, Year-to-Date: $310)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $379 ($379, $379)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150-$349 PER OZ): $263 ($298, $281)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1-$149 PER OZ): $110 ($94, $102)
The top five submitted strains (with average price) were: Kush ($318), Diesel ($293), Purps ($315), Haze ($303) and Cheese ($243).
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(Girl Scout Cookies) “Dense buds coated with trichomes. A unique, sweet and spicy taste with musky undertones.” –Newark, DE
(Casey Jones) “Light and fluffy buds with lots of crystals. Good sized nugs and very bright green!” –Denver, CO
(Chem Dog) “There’s a huge stoner contingent in Montana. We’ve got some of the best bud in the country. I’m serious!” –Missoula, MO
(Super Lemon Haze) “Very nice clean smoke with a fantastic lemon finish that lingers!” –San Jose, CA