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Saturday, June 7, 2014

Startup pot operation full of stress and hard work

While AuricAG plans to set up automatic watering systems, for now Mark Arnold, left, and master grower Steve Elliott water their maturing plants by hand. By reducing light, they can trick the plants into flowering and boosting their output of pot’s psychoactive chemicals.