Having been in prison for cultivation as a Category A prisoner in maximum security, and come out the other side, Mel Thomas knows the perils of growing cannabis perhaps more than anyone. However, Mel’s operation wasn’t your usual mid-range grow op.
He was code-named Mr. Big by detectives, and when sentencing the author, the trial judge called him “a horticultural expert involved in a resolute and successful attempt to grow marijuana on a commercial scale.”
He wasn’t wrong.
So what’s a grower in prison supposed to do? Write a book of course. Cannabis Cultivation: A Complete Grower’s Guide was devised during Mel’s 5-year prison stay as the ultimate grow book. Now in it’s 3rd edition in the USA and Canada, its popularity shows no signs of letting up. We caught up with Mel for a chat about his book, his favorite grow techniques and his love of pot.Add a comment Read more...