By Dan Skye
One of the biggest indoor grow ops we’ve ever seen is producing some of the finest medicine in the state of California. Stacy Hochanadel of Palm Springs oversees this epic garden, but his story is an epic in itself.
GROWROOM TIPS AND TRICKS FROM THE PROS
HIGH TIMES asked the best of the best in beautiful bud production for the secrets to their gardening success. Twenty-one different cannabis-industry professionals reveal their key to bigger and better yields.
THE FUTURE OF PSYCHEDELICS
By David Bienenstock
Predicting the future of psychedelics requires an elusive kind of crystal ball, which means that even longtime trailblazers like Rick Doblin and Sasha Shulgin still have no idea where the path leads. Then again, whoever said getting there is half the fun only had it half right.
WHEN TO HARVEST MARIJUANA
By Mel Frank
The pioneering guru returns! Mel Frank, author of the legendary Marijuana Grower’s Guide, is back with this exclusive for HIGH TIMES on harvesting tips and tricks. Covering everything from buds, leaves and stems to weeding out the males, this is a complete guide to harvesting every part of your cannabis plant—including a breakdown of the various cannabinoids, from THC to CBD, how they develop, the roles they play, and when they’re at peak ripeness for harvesting.
GOLDEN GATE GREEN
In June, we returned to the City by the Bay for our second annual edition of the HIGH TIMES Medical Cannabis Cup. We left our hearts in San Francisco, but we certainly didn’t leave any weed!
BY DEMONS BE DRIVEN
THE HIGH TIMES INTERVIEW WITH PHIL ANSELMO
By Bobby Black
In this exclusive, no-holds-barred interview, iconic metal vocalist Phil Anselmo (Pantera/Down/Superjoint Ritual) opens up to HIGH TIMES about his love of weed, his struggles with addiction, and his feelings about the loss of former bandmate Dimebag Darrell.
Edited by Dan Skye
Philly saves; Cocaine peril; Pot to the rescue; Pinochet’s pot; Elders love weed; Mango magic; Canadian update; Video virtuosos; Apple pipes; Coffee & weed; Showbuzz; Arizona news; Strange bedfellows in Colorado; False alarms; Ken Kesey remembered; THMQ; The Rum Diary; Flying Lotus; Eyehategod; Reviews; Adventures in the Counterculture; Band of the Month; Miss HIGH TIMES; Almost Infamous.
Edited by The HIGH TIMES Cultivation Department
Pix of the Crop; SSDP; Freedom Fighter; Ask Dr. Mitch; Munchies; NORMLizer; THMQ; Cannabis Clinic; Gear/Hot Products; Mushroom Harvest; Dear Danko.
COVER & CENTERFOLD: FREEBIE
STRAIN: MR. NICE