Giantweed Canada has reprinted the article Cannabis Plant Defoliation Techniques from Cannabis Training University.
Defoliating your plants is the process of removing leaves to allow more light and airflow to reach your buds. Not only does defoliation promote growth and boost your yields, but it also helps prevent diseases like powdery mildew (PM). It can even help prevent the development of pests like mites. While it might seem counter-intuitive, getting rid of plant matter at specific points in your plant’s life cycle will actually lead to more weight when you harvest. Defoliating is also called “de-fanning” because it involves removing your fan leaves. When you remove fan leaves from your plants, you want to […]