Grow Bud Yourself!
Grow Bud Yourself!
Danny Danko
Growing your own marijuana can be both a liberating and political act. In this pot-cast former HIGH TIMES Magazine Senior Cultivation Editor and author of the book "Cannabis: A Beginner's Guide to Growing Marijuana" Danny Danko and co-host former HT Editor-in-Chief Mike Gianakos provide news, activism reports and cannabis cultivation tips for connoisseurs, aficionados and medical patients alike. Bonus: Interviews with expert growers and professional seed breeders, 'Strain of the Week' and ganja growing questions & answers. Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 119
Take a load off Fanny, grow some weed for free, smoke a bowl with Danny, and listen to Episode 119 of Grow Bud Yourself.First, Danny and Mike discuss news nuggets of the day including federal de-scheduling, retail sales slowdowns in New York and record pot sales in Connecticut.The interview is with Akele Parnell, co-founder and CEO of Lab 11 and ÜMI Farms, who talks about launching his Chicago-based minority- & veteran-owned craft cannabis brand, the challenges of achieving real social equity in weed businesses, and much more.  The cultivation segment features our Strain of the Fortnight, Danny's 8 Ways to Increase Yields Right Now and answers to listener grow questions.Episode 119 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Prime Superior (use code PS420 for 15% off your entire order)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Aug 12, 2023
1 hr 13 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 118
Well, it's one for the money, two for the show, three to get ready now grow, cat, grow! Episode 118 of Grow Bud Yourself is here to help you cultivate fine cannabis...First, Danny and Mike discuss some recent news including talks on descheduling marijuana, Minnesota legalization, Mastercard, the NBA and more. The interview is with Caitlin Donohue, author of Weed: Cannabis Culture in the Americas, on her investigation of weed in the Western Hemisphere, the impact of pot prohibition on countries like Mexico and Colombia and why educating the youth on harm reduction will change the future for the better. The cultivation segment features Danny on Dealing with Caterpillars "Coffey Style" and answers to listener grow questions. Episode 118 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Prime Superior (use code PS420 for 15% off your entire order)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Jul 30, 2023
1 hr 16 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 117
Growing my bud with my fingers, singing to plants with my words - Episode 117 of Grow Bud Yourself is telling me how to grow kind flowers... First, Danny and Mike discuss news nuggets of the day including record recreational cannabis sales in Missouri, Michigan and Massachusetts plus Wiz Khalifa throwing out the first pitch in Pittsburgh on 'shrooms and the latest developments in New York's legal marijuana market. The interview is with David Goodman, photographer and author of An American Cannabis Story, who details his book on Puffin Farms - a regenerative, sun-grown family farm growing high-quality weed in Washington State.  The cultivation segment features Danny on Low Stress Training for Bigger Yields and answers to listener grow questions. Episode 117 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Prime Superior (use code PS420 for 15% off your entire order)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Jul 22, 2023
1 hr 24 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 116
Mother, do you think they'll light this bong? Mother, do you think they'll let me grow my own? Ooh ahh, mother should I listen to episode 116 of Grow Bud Yourself? First, Danny and Mike discuss the latest news, including the start of adult-use retail sales in Maryland, Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers on psychedelics and the prohibitionist attack on a legalization ballot initiative in Florida. The interview is with JM Balbuena, author of The Successful Canna-preneur, who explains how she went from Navy veteran to medical patient to advocate to entrepreneur. JM also reveals her secrets to success in the cannabis business. The cultivation section features Tips to Ensure That Your Nuggets Beat The Heat as well as answers to listener grow questions.Episode 116 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Prime Superior (use code PS420 for 15% off your entire order)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Jul 2, 2023
1 hr 17 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 115
Roll up! Roll up for the Mystery Tour! The Magical Grow Bud Yourself Episode 115 is coming to help you grow your own fire weed! First, Danny and Mike discuss the latest news nuggets including weed breathalyzers, recreational pot in Florida, legalization support in Louisiana and cannabis acceptance in the NBA. The interview is with Garyn Angel - founder & CEO of Magical Brands - who discusses creating the Magical Butter extractor, cannabinoids as a dietary essential and much more. Plus, Magical Brands COO David Flores joins us to reveal all the incredible bells and whistles of their brand new Magical Grow cabinet. (Grow Bud Yourself listeners can use code GBY250 for $250 off the Magical Grow cabinet at magical.com) The cultivation segment features our Strain of the Fortnight, Danny's Guerrilla Growing Tips and answers to listener grow questions. Episode 115 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Jun 8, 2023
1 hr 19 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 114
Here it is bam, and you say goddamn, episode 114 of Grow Bud Yourself is the dope jam! First, Danny and Mike discuss the latest cannabis news including legalization in Delaware, a new path to legal sales in New Hampshire and potential pot plants in the US Botanic Garden. Plus, we announce our Seeds Here Now free seed giveaway!The interview is from our August 2020 talk with Milo Yung of Big Buddha Seeds, who sadly passed away last week. We're honored that he blessed us with his presence and his genetics. His legacy will live on in his unique plant profiles and in our memories. (This interview originally aired as part of episode 15 of Grow Bud Yourself.)The cultivation segment features Danny on Diagnosing and Treating Rust Fungus, plus answers to listener grow questions.Episode 114 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
May 14, 2023
1 hr 14 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 113
Get your growroom runnin', head out on the highway, looking to grow fire, episode 113 comes our way...First, Danny and Mike discuss some uplifting cannabis news from Texas, Georgia and Minnesota. The cultivation segment features our Strain of the Fortnight, Danny on Nutrient Salts and PPM (Parts Per Million), plus answers to listener grow questions. Episode 113 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Apr 28, 2023
54 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 112
I smoke on the mic like Smokin' Joe Frazier and listen to episode 112 of Grow Bud Yourself to grow weed that's amazing!First, Danny and Mike discuss the latest on legalization in Delaware, New Jersey's Curaleaf situation and the massive drop in weed sales in Colorado. The interview is with Inspectah Deck from Wu-Tang Clan, who reveals the role that cannabis plays in his iconic lyricism, his first time smoking pure hash rosin and his new collaboration with Coyote Cannabis Co., that includes the release of branded flower, gummies and "Rollie Fingers" pre-rolls.  The cultivation segment features Danny's Beginner Outdoor Grower Checklist, plus answers to listener grow questions. Episode 112 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Apr 15, 2023
1 hr 15 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 111
There's a weedman waiting in the sky, he'd like to come and meet us, and his homegrown blew our minds - he listened to GBY episode 111 because he knows it's all worthwhile... First, Danny and Mike discuss recent news on legal sales in Missouri and political pot corruption in Michigan. Our guest is John Bayes of Green Bodhi Genetics, who describes his lifelong journey utilizing plant medicines & psychedelics, his intentional cannabis breeding philosophy, as well as his newest strains & cultivars.  The cultivation segment features our Strain of the Fortnight, Danny on Greening Up Your Grow, plus answers to listener grow questions. Episode 111 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub  Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Apr 8, 2023
1 hr 18 min
Grow Bud Yourself Episode 110
There must be some kinda way to grow some weed, said the joker to the thief. If there's too much confusion, listen to episode 110 of Grow Bud Yourself to get some relief...First, Danny and Mike reveal the latest GBY/Seeds Here Now seed giveaway and discuss recent cannabis news from New York, Arizona and New Hampshire (07:38). The interview is with Rami Vardi, founder of 818 Brands, who discusses his journey in the cannabis cultivation industry beginning in 2005, scaling up from boutique shipping containers to 5,000 light facilities and helping bring Tikum Olam to California as well as founding the brands Stealth Grow & Spectrum King LED (21:18).  The cultivation segment features Danny's Spring Planting Guide, plus answers to listener grow questions (48:50). Episode 110 is brought to you by:Seeds Here Now (use code GBYFreeShip for free shipping on all orders)Prime Superior (use code PS420 for 15% off)Suite Leaf Plant Nutrients (use code DANKO15 for 15% off)Excelsior Extracts THC-infused Pain Relief Rub  Get bonus content on Patreon Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Mar 24, 2023
1 hr 14 min
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