What up growmie! Hope you and your family have been doing well. All has been really good down here. Been off the site a few days, but been livin life! Hope your grow is growin and showin! Ready to haul in those sweet nugs!
Check out my reply I tagged you in about Hershey!
As for defoliation, I’m only removing dead/decayed/diseased. I removed any stems/branches that were under sized and only had one bud spot. Overall, didn’t remove much. They are just bursting with bud sites. 5ft spread! Just an awesome sight to see everyday ya know?