Trimming Marijuana leaves follows a systematic approach. Following step by step procedure gives time to trim leaves very effectively since this method will spread out trimming out over a period of weeks from pre-harvest to post-cure thus preventing you from the tedious job.
During harvest time, begin reaching into the live plant and remove all the dead and dying big fan leaves from the branches.
Dried small leaves that grew out of the buds should not be tossed as they have high THC and are used in making Marijuana oil to bake with. A Marijuana strain with less leaves and long internodes require very less trimming time provided that proper trimming technique is adopted.
Trimming Marijuana leaves requires a knowledge of which leaves require trimming and which one is contributing well to Marijuana plant.
Marijuana leaves that are already in their final size and aging won’t produce chlorophyll and starts yellowing, therefore these leaves should be trimmed first. Also the older leaves, though larger in size, are not productive can be trimmed. You should trim marijuana fan leaves till last two weeks to speed up flushing