Index Watch: All indices, with the exception of the Schwag Index, finished September below their previous month’s average. The US Price Index experienced the biggest drop (-$13), closing the month at its lowest average price per ounce since January 2013. Meanwhile, the Schwag Index finished September $13 above its previous month’s average and $6 above its year-to-date. 

CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $315 (last month: $328, Year-to-Date: $327)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $396 ($400, $395)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150-$349 PER OZ): $264 ($275, $274)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1-$149 PER OZ): $110 ($97, $104) 

The top five strains (with average price) were: Kush ($321), Diesel ($322), Purps ($365), Girl Scout Cookies ($313) and Cheese ($297). 

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(Girl Scout Cookies) “Cops are strict here and the fines are heavy. Be careful…” –Saint Robert, MO

(Afghan Kush) “Medical prices have been consistent over the last 90 days expect them to creep up slightly as summer demand increases.” –Yamhill Valley, OR;

(Urkle) “Very calming and balanced high. Beautiful, deep purple hues.” –Outer Banks, NC

(Cheese Quake x Kush) “A strong euphoric high mixed with a hint of a narcotic stone.  Very dense and sticky nugs. Amazing quality!” –Pike Creek, DE