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Short Stuff Second leg Battle starts 1st May.
We'll keep updates in here and tag me @bushmasterar15 when posting your weekly updates. Thank you

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@shumway Battle Kit

Lights or outdoor: Lights - 400w hps (dimmable) & Viparspectra 450w

Room/Tent size:
Tent - Fushion Hut 100cm x 100cm x 200cm (40"x40"x79")

Ferts or no ferts:
Ferts - Organic all purpose (Gaia Green)

How long you been growing:
7yrs off and on for autos

@shumway updates.
Dropped 2 Auto Gorilla Bigfoot's

:vibe:


Nice little surprise in the tent this morning,Both of the Auto Gorilla Bigfoot decided to finally pop their heads above soil :woohoo1:


wk2 Auto Gorilla Bigfoot day 7

Removed the ladies from the CFL box yesterday and put them under the viparspectra,Just in little 1.8L pots for now but will be going in 2 or 3 gallons once they get some size and decent roots to them.


wk3 Auto Gorilla Bigfoot day 14

Not much going on,Just giving distilled water and waiting for them to grow :pop:



Auto Gorilla Bigfoot Day 21 (week 4 update)

Changes - Turned the viparspectra up to 75/50 % veg/bloom mix


wk5 Auto Gorilla Bigfoot day 28

Changes -
Transplanted the best into a 2 gallon bucket and sent the other to the trash,Soil is a mix of pro-mix and root farm with gaia green dry amendments @ 50/50 veg/bloom and just giving water & molasses to keep the beasties happy :smoking:



wk6 Auto Gorilla Bigfoot day 35

No changes this week



Auto Gorilla Bigfoot day 42


wk8/9
Auto Gorilla Bigfoot Day's 49 & 56


final Auto Gorilla Bigfoot day 70


 
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Indoor Growspace: Growner 5x5x7 tent

Lighting: 6x 3500k autocobs cobshop.net and 2 platnum led sp150s

Medium: 1/3 Fox Farm Oceans Forest, 1/3 Readygrow airration, 1/3 organic garden soil

Nutes: Fox Farm trio base nutes Greenleaf Nutrients Bud Explosion and Sweet Candy with Algea extract between feedings.

Grow experience: 3rd year working with autos and roughly 20 years photosensitive experience.

Exhaust: 6 inch i power extraction fan and carbon filter

@Rwg111 weekly updates
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Battle Kit

Lights indoor only nowadays
Lumatek Digital Dimmable Pro System, 600W 400v
600w 400v Dual spectrum enhanced bulb
600w Mars Hydro LED (old style), for side fill if required

Tent

4ft x 4ft x 6ft Tent (but I am looking to fit another in before Feb start)
Using Autopot system, Dual Grow & Bloom Res, Airdomes

Ferts

Ferro Nutrients (Regional Adjusted) Charge, Plant Magic Mycorrhizae, Mammoth P
Soil & Pebbles, (Canna Terra Pro) - and a few secret additives :biggrin:

How long growing
25 years on and off outdoor (with mixed results), 5 years indoor
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@Frogster weekly updates
Germed in a shot glass, they will be potted into solo cups and transplanted into Final Autopots when ready

As far as I can tell at this time, there has been no update regarding the Battle Manager / Team Leader for shortstuff seeds Leg 2.

Therefore I am assuming that I Tag:- @bushmasterar15 (as he was TL for Leg 1).

We now have a successful germination, from the reserve seed sown 4 days ago. .

But it is still very early days, especially as she needed a bit of help to shed her helmet.

But I will offer her all the assistance I can, and hope she grows past it.

She just been relieved of her stuck helmet in this photo.


wk2 My replacement Short Stuff - "Auto Star Dawg" seedling, as noted in the previous posts - the first seed failed germination.

Still residing in my propagator at present, another few days before being transplanted to an Autopot

She had a stuck helmet, but with luck she will pull through and develop when she hits the tent.




wk3 Update for my Short Stuff - StarDawg


Update - Week 4
Changes:-


The "StarDawg" is now feeding from the bottle... The Autopots are starting to do their thing !

Lights raised to keep optimum distance from each plant in the tent (sharing with two others). I love the AutoCobs @BigSm0

From today she went onto a 20/4 Light cycle.


Update Week 5

Tag:- @bushmasterar15

Only growing the 1 plant from short Stuff, the "StarDawg".

So that is my chosen "Battle Plant".

Changes:-

Increased Autocobs, now 110w per plant.

Also had to add 2 x humidifiers and a dehumidifier to balance Temps & Rh in the tent.



A bit behind the other plants in the tent, as seen below, but hey-ho..... A nice structure & I have empathy for her...

Lets see what she can do.

Update Week 6

Tag:- @bushmasterar15

My Short Stuff - "StarDawg", my chosen "Battle Plant".

Changes this week:-
1 week of gentle transition from Veg Nutes to Flower Nutes
Fine tuning the tent environment daily to keep the VPD on track.



Lets see what she can do.

The tent as it stands today.


Update - Week 7

Tag:- @bushmasterar15


This week I had to go away for a few days, so I topped up the reservoir with my flower nutrients, checked the autopot valves, set all my tent controls to Auto, and crossed my fingers.

On my return I saw the dehumidifier had stopped draining to waste, the internal water tank had filled and shut itself off.

This resulted in lower than anticipated temps and higher Rh, causing a low VPD.

However, no damage done, the "StarDawg" took it all in her stride and looks well.

No other changes, VPD is now back on track and she is turning into a very nicely structured plant.

Later in the week I will be doing some defoliation, to open up hidden budsites.


Update - Week 8 for Short Stuff Battle

Filling out nicely now, and the buds are starting to "stitch" together

I think she may take about another 4 weeks to finish where I want her, but we will re-evaluate as time gets nearer.

Taking feed well, EC 1.8 Ph 5.8 (Soil Ph 6.2). Around 3ft 6" tall, No tip burn, deficiencies or toxicity noted.

Added an old Mars (300w draw) LED for a bit of back and side fill.




Update Week 9 and week 10

Tag:-@bushmasterar15

Due to some AFN problems, Updates have been erratic.... So here we have a catch up post covering 2 weeks.

No Changes to report, but have had a bit of a testing time keeping Temps & Rh% where needed.

Photos taken on dates identified below.

24th June 2019


29th June 2019






05th July 2019




Buds are very sticky and smelly, I anticipate another 2, maybe 3 weeks to go, 1 week of that will be on water only diet.

Update (End of week 11)

Tag:-@bushmasterar15

At 79 Days, it was time to chop her down.

I usually grow tall monsters, but true to the Seedbank name (Short Stuff), this girl was one of the shortest plants I have grown.

Standing around 3ft 9" from top of soil to top of main cola.

But, she still packed it on. I am very happy with the quantity and quality of Bud she produced.

She also produced loads and loads of leaf, and rough trimming her took forever.

Not the easiest of plants to trim as a whole plant, but I want to dry her as a complete plant, upside down on a slow dry.

Here is a photo of her in full plumage.



And here are a couple 5Hrs later, rough trimmed.





Buds are Big, Fat, Smelly, Sticky and reasonably dense, but not as solid as some others I have grown. However, the slow dry will help them tighten up.



The plant is full, Buds everywhere, I am expecting a good weight when dry





She was easy to grow, no problems, no deficiencies or toxicity issues, and took my feed well.

So, that's it for now, I will update on the drying, and a smoke report will follow in due course.
 
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@Need4Weed Battle Kit

Indoor or outdoor:
Indoor 350 watts of cob lighting and led, (blurple), backup

Room/Tent size:
6 x 3 ft w/ 7 ft ceiling

Ferts or no ferts:
GreenLeaf Nutrients Mega Crop, Bud Explosion Sweet Candy

How long you been growing:
Serious grower since Jan 15

@Need4Weed weekly updates
germ
1X Auto StarDawg, 1X The Shiznit X Himalaya Orange Diesel :headbang:


wk2 My Stardawg looks kind of sickly, but maybe she'll pull through! The reg is doing fine! :headbang:I


Stardawg had a small hiccup right after germination and had 1 leave tip die and fall off, but she's doing fine now. The reg. has done great since the git-go, being the 1st of 5 to germ and it's shown a lot of vigor. I kind of hope for a female, but if male I will use/freeze his essence ... but he'll have to do his business outdoors and away from my girls! :headbang:

 
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@Equatorial Battle Kit

Lights or outdoor: Lights

Room/Tent size: 5 x.3.5

Ferts or no ferts: Ferts

How long you been growing: 10 months


@Equatorial weekly updates.
germ

Day 10 for Auto Gorilla Bigfoot. Really hope for some strain info on this.

She is one of the best performing seedling so far. Should be topping and bending her in a few days.


Week 2 update. Auto Gorilla Bigfoot at Day 15. Nothing much happening. Growing as good as a seedling can I guess. I am absolutely happy with her!

Short Stuff GOTY Update Week 3

Very nice plant at Day 23. Probably cos I started her late, I did not love her too much like I did the seedlings before her lol

She is growing like the plants I usually grow and I'm happy with that. The color and all seems just right. Just hope I dont mess her up down the road.

My plants don't look good at this stage as I torture them quite a bit. However, unless I screw up, they usually turn out pretty nice!

Still hope to get some strain info though. So far so good!

Short Stuff GOTY Update Week 4

Auto Gorilla Bigfoot at Day 30. Very nice growth and easy to train, at least for my style. Seems normal and on track like my usual plants. Not many of these this round.


Can't wait to see how she grows out! Still really hoping to see some strain info!

Group shot

Sprayed em wet!

hort Stuff GOTY Update Week 5 -

So far so good. Auto Gorilla Bigfoot at Day 37 and flowering nicely. Defoliated heavily but she is nice to train.


Sunbathing group shot

Group shot

Lighting shot

Update Week 6

Auto Gorilla Bigfoot at Day 44. Nicely flowering and looks great except for some light leaf bleaching.


Short Stuff GOTY Update Week 7

Auto Gorilla Bigfoot living up to her name at day 51. Flowering beautifully and frosting heavily. Loving her very much. Hope i don't screw her up.


Short Stuff GOTY Update Week 10
Week 9 updates all lost. Gonna just post as usual.

Auto Gorilla Bigfoot is pretty much done at Day 72. Gonna give her another week but may chop earlier if weather is too humid. She had some bad CalMag def but I kinda overlooked it and thought it was just heat stress. So the yellowing leaves will wither and possibly cause mold. We'll see how she does.

Need a chop code dear TL

Final Pic for Auto Gorilla Bigfoot at Day 75. Besides being quite beat up, all looks good. Rock hard nugs! Would have been a beauty if not because I missed her Calmag def.


Drying shots

 
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4x2 tent
250mars sp
recycled soil with amended compost
(a intresting mix of tea leafs,coffeegranules,bannanas, baby milk,cornflakes etc )
old timers range (it was free I ain't wedded to it) but I only run or add organic products or if i paying for it fishmix
Tower fan suspended
4 inch fan feeding into compost bin it's surprisingly effective for odour control and adds heat to compost bin


@hairyman weekly updates


Germination:

Seeds will be soaked for 24 hours then planted straight into solo cups.

I going to run the auto star dawg in the battle but also setting off the regulars all in solo cups.

Hoping for a nice male from the regulars.
All seeds germed , I have pulled a couple of weaker ones ,so we left with

Stardawg

The regulars Thai shiznit x Himalaya Orange diesel

Week 2 update

Stardawg

Himalaya Orange regs


Tent

Week 3 update

Stardawg



thai shiznit x Himalaya Orange diesel regs

So we have a male who's been placed in a wee tent to do his stuff and I potted up the nicest female from the rest , a lot smaller than the dawg as she been kept in solo cup till sexed


week 4

Week 5

Top right plant :thumbsup:

wk7

Final pic
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Lights or outdoor: both
SUN
Black Sail Market- “The Cannon” cob (2) 240 watts apiece
T5 flour for first 2-3 weeks

Room/Tent size: 8 by 10 shed .....5 by 5 of grow space

Ferts or no ferts: Dutchpro-Mammoth P-PlantSuccess

How long you been growing: 15+


@SOOTDAWG weekly updates
germ Two auto gorilla Bigfoot dropped in the water


wk2 Auto gorilla update


wk3

wk 4

wk5 checkin red is chosen
Yes me again turtle slow......People told me I should’ve just start over.....cold slowed them down (fixed)...But I’ve had some awesome plants from those I thought werent going to make it...Also this is a network to show mishaps and failures too besides our successful ones... So I must continue with it...woof!
As I said they were slow as I was trying to create a special closet for seedlings
So I got that fixed ..nursed the roots back a little and then I transplanted em about four days ago and they’ve doubled in size.....They were outside till tonight I brought them in for pictures they will get artificial light at night if wallet will allow it..Color has dramatically increased


wk7 Shortstuff Gorilla Bigfoot...Red tag has been the chosen

wk10/11
Shortstuff-weird growth...

 
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Lights or outdoor: lights

Room/Tent size: 80 X 80 X 160

Ferts or no ferts: ferts

How long you been growing: 8 months


@Splitty37 weekly updates
heres my pic for the short stuff seeds stardawg, she's 1 day above Coco today. Im looking forward to this one!

week 2 update for the short stuff seeds Star Dawg. She's 10 days above and doing fine.

week 3 update for the short stuff Star Dawg. She’s in her final 15 litre autopot now and looking good! Have a great day all!

week 4 update for the short stuff seeds Star Dawg.
Topped her this morning and she goes on the res in the next few days.

week 5 update for the short stuff seeds Star Dawg.

week 6 update for the short stuff seeds star dawg

heres my week 7 (49 days above) update for the short stuff seeds Star Dawg. No changes made but hoping her big sister finishes soon as she's filled the entire tent so this one's a bit out of shape at the moment! Have a good day!

week 10 update for the short stuff seeds Star Dawg.
Week 11 will follow in a few days!
She's starting to pack on the weight now but is an ugly duckling! Loving having the tent to herself now her fat sister has been scalped!! Have a great weekend all! :cheers:

@bushmasterar15 not final pic but week 11 for me, final pic will be in by 24th.

She's not pretty but she made it! Just on a week's flush before she gets chopped. Smells amazing and crazy sticky.

Im hoping I can present her in a vase for the final pic as she ain't gonna be easy to pretty up! Nothing to do with the strain as that's awesome but due to the huge dinafem cheese XXL in there with her.

Good afternoon all!
@bushmasterar15 heres my final pic for the short stuff seeds star dawg. 83 days old today, not the prettiest but those buds are solid and smell like a fresh cut mango! Can’t wait to try her!
 
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Indoor
4x8ft tent, 4x4 tent, 2x2 tent
1 8 cob light, 4 cob light, and a 3 cob light.
Ferts/Switching over to some organics with

3 years current growing with some growing many years ago.

@AJrexxx weekly updates

wk2 Decided since I have a 20 lb mega crop bag I will go back to my roots and do straight coco with just megacrop. (that and I am running out of 10 gallon pots)

wk3 Update. I will get a white light pick next week.

wk4 Stardawg Update. Chugging along.

wk5 Chugging along hopping to catch up soon with the late start.

wk6 Update sir.


Weekly 7 update.

wk10/11
Update Stardawg.


Final Pic sir
 
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