When the price of weed fluctuates among local dealers, it’s tough to tell what prices are honest. Also, it’s good to know if dealers selling top-grade options (Kind) are giving you a sweet deal. Are you paying above value for your ganja? High Times did a market analysis of the most popular strains in the US and internationally. Read up!
Market Analysis: All indices finished December below their previous month’s average. The US Price and Kind indices dropped for the second straight month, with Kind hitting a new year-low of $362 ($17 off its year-to-date average). The Mids and Schwag indices both finished $3 below their year-to-date averages.
CURRENT US PRICE INDEX: $284 (last month: $293, Year-to-Date: $302)
CURRENT KIND INDEX ($350+ PER OZ): $362 ($366, $379)
CURRENT MIDS INDEX ($150-$349 PER OZ): $270 ($282, $273)
CURRENT SCHWAG INDEX ($1-$149 PER OZ): $99 ($108, $102)
The top five submitted strains (with average price) were: Kush ($293), Diesel ($319), Blue Dream ($275), Girl Scout Cookies ($308) and Purps ($292).