Market Analysis:
Kush took top pot honors in February, easily beating out Haze and Diesel as the month’s most submitted strain. Kush has been the market’s most submitted strain for 12 of the last 14 months. Jack Herer failed to make the cut in February after reaching the top five in January for the first time in 19 months. Blue Dream took its place, making its first top five appearance since September 2011. The top five strains (with average price) were Kush ($345), Haze ($301), Diesel ($346), Purps ($393) and Blue Dream ($300).

Index Watch: The US Price and Kind indices essentially held steady, as each one finished February within a dollar of its previous month’s average. Meanwhile, Mids saw a substantial increase in submissions, and the index jumped $31 to an average price of $298 (a four-month high). Schwag dropped $17 this month, finishing close to its 2011 average price of $102.

CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $315 (last month: $316; year to date: $316)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $402 ($401, $402)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150–$349 PER OZ): $289 ($258, $274)

CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1–$149 PER OZ): $105 ($122, $114)     

 


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ARIZONA                                   
Phoenix - Headband: $375, Blue Dream: $375, White Rhino: $300

 

CALIFORNIA                                   

Los Angeles - Obama OG: $350, Sonoma Coma: $325, Granddaddy Purple: $325, Super Lemon Haze:  $275, Bubba Kush: $300

San Diego - Blue Dream: $300, Strawberry Kush: $400

 

FLORIDA                                   

Daytona Beach - Cheese Quake: $300, Bubba Kush: $350

Palm Beach - NYC Diesel: $350

Pensacola - Skunk: $325

 

HAWAII                                   

Honolulu - Death Star: $450

Maui - Banana Kush: $300

 
KENTUCKY                                   
Louisville - Blueberry: $300

 

MAINE                                               

Lebanon - Pineapple Chunk: $300, Super Silver Haze: $300

 

MICHIGAN                                   

Detroit - Sour OG Kush: $450, Sour Diesel: $450, Granddaddy Urkel: $450

 

NEVADA                                   

Las Vegas - Strawberry Cough: $275

 

NEW JERSEY                                   

Hoboken - Super Silver Haze: $400

 

NEW MEXICO                       

Albuquerque - Purps: $480

 

NEW YORK                                   

Hudson - Big Buddha Cheese: $330, Kandy Kush: $380

New York - Haze: $320

 

NORTH CAROLINA                       

Salisbury - Cataract Kush: $400

Smithfield - Kush: $300

 

OREGON                                   

Cottage Grove - Jack Herer: $260, Chocolope: $320, Super Lemon Haze: $280

McMinnville - Blue Cheese: $200

 
PENNSYLVANIA                       
Pittsburgh - Chocolope: $360
 
TENNESSEE                                   
Nashville - Hydro: $600

 

TEXAS                                               

Killeen - Blue Widow: $240, Lemon Haze: $280

 

VIRGINIA                                   

Harrisonburg - Jack Herer: $400, Bubba Kush: $410, Matanuska Thunderfuck: $355

Virginia Beach - Blue Dream: $350

 

WASHINGTON                       

Seattle - Silver Haze: $275, Northern Lights: $260, White Widow: $290

 
WYOMING                                   
Sheridan - Trainwreck: $300, MK-Ultra: $310, Sour Diesel: $290 
 

INTERNATIONAL:

                                                                                                            
CANADA                                   
Montreal - Cheese: C$200
Toronto - Blueberry: C$175
Vancouver - Granddaddy Purps: C$210                                               
                                                                                                           

QUOTES:
 
NYC Diesel – $350
Palm Beach, FLORIDA

“Super-funky stank nuggets. Well-cured, slightly fluffy and stony as hell! Well done!”

 
Jack Herer – $260
Cottage Grove, OREGON

“Amazing spicy flavors with a wonderful stone that leaves a smile on your face.”

 
Chocolope – $360
Pittsburgh, PENNSYLVANIA

“Incredibly sticky, heavily trichromed, orange-hair-bearing, forest-green nuggets!”

 
Sour Diesel - $450
Detroit, MICHIGAN

“This is the original Sour D - it’s the best it’s ever gonna get, hands down. Even aliens can’t come up with something better!”