Index Watch: After falling below $300 an ounce in February, the US Price Index dropped an additional $11 to hit a record low of $286 per ounce in March. Meanwhile, the Kind Index continued to soar and finished March at a whopping average of $389 per ounce. Diesel beat out Kush as the month’s most submitted strain ending a 27-month stretch during which Kush finished first or tied for first.
CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $286 (last month: $297, Year-to-Date: $302)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $389 ($379, $382)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150-$349 PER OZ): $269 ($263, $277)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1-$149 PER OZ): $96 ($110, $100)
The top five submitted strains (with average price) were: Diesel ($281), Kush ($296), Purps ($277), Jack Herer ($360) and Haze ($347).
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(Blueberry) “We’re growing a lot out here! Sativas tend to grow the best but this Blueberry is doing great!” –Big Island, HI
(Kong) “Wow… This is a devastatingly strong smoke! Amazing taste and smell – worth every penny.” –London, UK
(Amnesia) “In Belgium – by the Netherlands border – we have lots of different strains that are excellent quality.” –Brussels, BELGIUM
(Golden Goat) “We grow all organic in natural soil. We also have an on-site chemist that tests all our strains.” –Cortez, CO