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These gorgeous cannabis harvest photos will make your day

October 26, 2017
Swami Select Farms harvest
David Downs
Swami Select Farms harvest
SOURCE: David Downs

Cannabis farmers all over North America are bringing in a record bumper crop of super-fine flowers this month. On the photo sharing site Instagram, the phenomenon goes by the name #croptober, and it celebrates the annual harvest of full-sun outdoor marijuana in the world.

One in five Americans now lives in a legalization state, and 29 states plus Washington D.C. have medical marijuana laws. Those reforms have led to a resurgence of cannabis production never before seen in modern history.

As I detail in the introduction to my new book "Marijuana Harvest" by Ed Rosenthal and David Downs — cannabis is asserting or reasserting itself like never before. California alone is estimated to produce 13 million pounds of cannabis per year, and it is America's number one domestic producer.

Take a look at the scale of production and the joy that comes with a successful harvest. And let us know how your garden grew on our Facebook page or on our Instagram.



#harvest #croptober #hardestworkingcrewinthegame #landracefarms ๐Ÿ›ต๐Ÿ›’๐Ÿ›’๐Ÿ‘Šโœจ๐Ÿ˜Ž

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How many pounds you think he's getting off that?!?! ๐Ÿ’ฏ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ Strain: Grape Krush ๐Ÿ“ธ: @el_rumberito

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Freshly trimmed main colas looking delicious! ๐Ÿ‘…๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ’ฏ Strain: Forum cookies x Chem ๐Ÿ“ธ: @phenohunters

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Fall colors #bigsbycannabis #theoregonleafcultivation #harvest2107 #croptober #420 #weed #dank #falltrees #southernoregon

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