Market Analysis:

Once again, Kush landed in the top pot spot, narrowly edging out Diesel as the month’s most submitted strain. Kush has been the market’s most submitted strain for 13 of the last 15 months. Diesel, Purps, Haze and Blue Dream all made repeat appearances in the top five this month. However, Haze dropped two spots down to fourth, while Diesel and Purps moved up to second and third, respectively. The top five strains (with average price) were Kush ($386), Diesel ($409), Purps ($385), Haze ($400) and Blue Dream ($345).

Index Watch: After a sluggish start to 2012, the US Price and Kind indices each experienced notable increases in March, with their average price up $26 and $12, respectively. While the Mids Index finished the month close to its February average at $282 an ounce, it was still $24 over its showing in January. The Schwag Index experienced the only significant drop in price, closing March $26 below its previous month’s average.

CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $341 (last month: $315; year to date: $324)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $414 ($402, $406)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150–$349 PER OZ): $282 ($289, $276)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1–$149 PER OZ): $79 ($105, $102)
 

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ARIZONA                                   

Phoenix - Acapulco Gold: $330, Bubblegum: $330           

 

CALIFORNIA                                   

Sacramento - Sour Diesel: $275

San Diego - Purple Bubba Kush: $350

San Jose - Cherry Bomb: $225, Querkle: $250

San Francisco - Headband: $360

 
COLORADO                                   
Denver - AK-47: $350, Kush: $325

Pueblo - Cherry Widow: $325

 

CONNECTICUT                       

New London - Sour Diesel: $400           

 

FLORIDA                                   

Melbourne - Purple Kush: $400

 

HAWAII                                   

Honolulu - Super Silver Haze: $425

Oahu - Lemon Kush: $320, Trainwreck: $320           

 

KENTUCKY                                   

Louisville - Strawberry Cough: $275         

  

MAINE                                               

Portland - White Berry: $400

 

MASSACHUSETTS                       

Boston - Jack Herer: $425           

 

MICHIGAN                                   

Detroit - Super Lemon Haze: $375

Holland - White Rhino: $400

 

MINNESOTA                                   

Minneapolis - Kandy Kush: $400, Super Lemon Haze: $400

 
MONTANA                                   
Missoula - Trainwreck: $250

 

NEVADA                                   

Las Vegas - Chemdog: $400

 

NEW JERSEY                                   

Long Branch - Kush: $420

 

NEW YORK                                   

Buffalo - Blueberry: $320                                                           

New York - Chemdog: $560, Sour Diesel: $500, Strawberry Cough: $470

 

NORTH CAROLINA                       

Raleigh - Bubblegum: $500

 
OHIO                                               
Dayton - Kush: $480
Huber Heights - Sour Diesel: $360, Lemon Drop: $350

 

OREGON                                   

Eagle Creek - C-99: $240

 
PENNSYLVANIA                       
Pittsburgh - Purps: $375
 

TEXAS                                               

Houston - White Widow: $285, Sweet Tooth: $275, Northern Lights: $325, Diesel: $420           

 

VIRGINIA                                   

Martinsville - Blue Dream: $380, Blueberry: $420           

 

WASHINGTON                       

Bellingham - Blue Dream: $280

Seattle - Jack Herer: $300

 
WEST VIRGINIA                       
Morgantown - Cheese: $380,  Grape Ape: $370           
 
WISCONSIN                                   
Madison - Headband: $350, White Widow: $300                       
 

 


INTERNATIONAL:

                                                                                                                

CANADA                                   
Brantford - Blueberry: C$160   
Hamilton - Kush: C$240, Super Lemon Haze: C$275, Regs: C$140                                   
                                                                                                           

QUOTES:
 
Chemdog – $560
New York, NEW YORK

“So stinky - beautiful buds, great high. Pricey, but worth it if you can swing it.”

 
Jack Herer ­– $425
Boston, MASSACHUSETTS

“Grown locally. Some of the best stuff I’ve smoked. I think Jack would be proud.”

 
AK-47 – $350
Denver, COLORADO

“There’s great pot around every corner. The AK is a personal favorite of mine. Love this town!”

 
C-99 – $240
Eagle Creek, OREGON

“Hard to believe how much some people pay for pot. In Oregon, supply definitely exceeds demand - which isn’t easy …. ”