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Think Different

Information about Think Different: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Think Different is truly everything you could ask for in an energetic and uplifting mix that will have you bouncing off the walls. This bud is special in its genetics, which will reflect in its effects, as it is wildly happiness-inducing and […]

Danny Danko Talks Legalization and the History of Cannabis Cups

Danny Danko, writer, photographer, podcaster and Senior Cultivation Editor of High Times magazine sits down with Todd Denkin, host of The National Marijuana News to talk about legalization and the how the cannabis cups came to the United States from Amsterdam. See more of Danny Danko here: https://www.facebook.com/danny.danko Find marijuana news, celebrity interviews and cannabis […]

Colorado Rancher Trades In Horses For Hemp

John Lyons, a famous Colorado rancher with a career that spans over forty years, looks to be trading in his saddle and entering the state’s growing marijuana market! After considering selling his seventy acre ranch and retiring, Lyons was introduced to the world of hemp and cannabis by potential buyers of his land. Soon enough […]

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“I Can’t Imagine Practising Without It”: Local Vet Says Cannabis-derived Cbd Helps Her Four-legged Clients

Dr. Katherine Kramer has seen the headlines about veterinarians in Canada decrying the use of cannabis-derived CBD on pets. “It’s interesting,” she tells the Straight by phone from her office at Vancouver Animal Wellness Hospital, where she has practised veterinary medicine since 2011. “A lot of vets are publicly saying, ‘No, there’s not enough research,’ […]

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Cannabis Farmer-CEO Raising Capital, Navigating Complex New Market

Jamie Warm worked at California’s first cannabis dispensary while attending college in Santa Barbara, sparking a career that’s positioned him to take entrepreneurial advantage of the state’s newly legal commercial marijuana market – the nation’s largest. “The cannabis industry has been my only source of income for my entire adult life. It got me through […]

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Homemade Creme Eggs: a Basket of Springtime | Cannabis Recipe

These chocolate-covered sweeties have a surprise inside. Easter candy lovers, rejoice: these homemade creme eggs combine one of your favorite springtime treats with a delicious dose of cannabutter! These chocolate eggs may look quite innocent, but they have a surprise inside. As you bite through the chocolate coating and sweet vanilla filling, you’ll discover a […]

Exploring the Rise of Brand Favoritism in Consumers

As you may know, the cannabis industry sees a fair amount of fluctuation in regard to consumer trends. Early on, consumers were drawn to dispensaries and sought to find the best shop in town for their marijuana needs. While many cannabis enthusiasts still have a go-to dispensary, nowadays they tend to gravitate towards places that […]

From horse to hemp: Colorado rancher eyes second calling

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — After a long and successful career up on the saddle training horses and their owners across the country, John Lyons wanted nothing more than to retire, ride off into the sunset and sell his 70-acre Parachute ranch for the next generation to take the reigns. Known far and wide as […]

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Screen of Green: Strawberry Kush and White Widow Edition

Screen of Green: Strawberry Kush and White Widow Edition June July August October November September Screen of green or more famous as “scrogging” is the process of putting plants under one screen in hopes of keeping them short yet bushy. It also involves tucking branches therefore bringing the lower part of the branches up. This […]

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California Cannabis Zoning: Update on the County of San Mateo Case and CEQA

Did San Mateo’s new ordinance moot the CEQA issue? Last month, we blogged about the writ petition brought against the County of San Mateo by petitioners who alleged non-compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (“CEQA”). CEQA requires environmental review of discretionary projects to inform the public and government decision makers of the environmental consequences […]

Study: Cannabis Could Represent an Effective and Well-Tolerated Treatment for Epileptic Seizures

According to a new study published by Epilepsia Open, “cannabis could actually represent an effective, well-tolerated antiepileptic drug”. “Cannabidivarin (CBDV) and cannabidiol (CBD) have recently emerged among cannabinoids for their potential antiepileptic properties, as shown in several animal models”, states the study’s abstract. “We report the case of a patient affected by symptomatic partial epilepsy who used […]

Concentrate Review: Sour Skittles by 91 Supreme

Sour Skittles is a nuanced and citrus-forward extract created from three superb strains. A powerhouse in the world of tasty concentrates, these terpenes-rich dabs lean hard on their sativa-dominant gene pool. Produced by the skillful extract artists at 91 Supreme, Sour Skittles is a succulent blend of Twisted Citrus (Sativa- dominant), Sour Tangie (Sativa-dominant), and […]

What Would Shirju Do? March 30, 2018

This is your sneak preview of events and shows happening in Los Angeles for the upcoming week! No FOMO, no problem. I’m sick of people telling me, “Omg, I wish I knew about this, I would have gone!” My motto is to live in the moment and don’t let any opportunities slip. FOMO means “fear […]

The Avid Dabber: 3 Tips for Keeping Your Quartz Banger Clean

This week, the Avid Dabber shares three simple tips for keeping your quartz banger nail clean to ensure you get a full-flavored dab every time. The post The Avid Dabber: 3 Tips for Keeping Your Quartz Banger Clean appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Will Hyde Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Joe Rogan Talks Marijuana Paranoia

Check out the below clip from the Joe Rogan Experience podcast where the one and only, Joe Rogan, talks with his latest guests a little about muay thai kickboxing, recent changes to MMA, as well as his love for smoking some marijuana! He and the show’s guests also discuss potentially using cannabis as treatment for pain […]

Marijuana Recipes: Infused Gazpacho Shots!

 Check out this recipe for making your own marijuana infused gazpacho shots! Perfect for happy hour, dinner parties or a boozy Easter brunch, this is an easy yet tasty recipe that you can prepare in just under a half an hour. A staple of Spanish cuisine from the southern region of Andalusia and believed to […]

Is CBD the “wonder-elixir” for Generation Anxious?

In a lowlit room at Joy’s Spa in Washington, Dawn Franklin is smoothing a creamy white mask onto Jessica Osorio’s face. The mask, she says, is infused with chamomile and sage and aloe vera, plus one ingredient that she still has to explain to her clients: CBD. An aesthetician, Franklin started working with an Oregon […]

Marijuana-friendly states want meeting with Jeff Sessions

LOS ANGELES — California, Oregon and other marijuana-friendly states are seeking a meeting with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in hopes of resolving the conflict between federal and state laws that has left the nation’s cannabis industry in legal limbo. Marijuana is illegal at the federal level, even as 29 states have legalized pot in […]

National Doctors’ Day: Questions to Open the Medical Cannabis Dialogue

The Supreme Court ruled that physicians cannot be investigated, threatened, or punished by federal regulators for recommending medical marijuana to their patients. Although the law protects doctors, how should a patient go about bringing it up in the first place? Whether you’re already a medical cannabis user or interested in getting a recommendation, it’s reasonable […]

Oregon’s Marijuana Minor Decoy Operations and Fining Dispensaries

Oregon started a minor decoy operation last year testing if dispensaries were selling adult-use cannabis to minors. The results were not great late last year, but the latest minor decoy operation turned out very well with 100% of the Oregon dispensaries turning away minors. Oregon dispensaries can face a 30-day suspension and a $4.950.00 fine […]

The Roll-Up #27: Gene Simmons Did Not Endorse This Podcast

This week: The Drug Policy Alliance’s new director drops by for a chat, a Canadian LP does not hire KISS, and hemp and hell both go under the microscope. The post The Roll-Up #27: Gene Simmons Did Not Endorse This Podcast appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Podcasts Puffin’ On Some Good […]

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Cannabis: the Ideal Paediatric Medicine?

CANNABIS CULTURE – I was rewatching the documentary The Scientist, which looks at how Raphael Mechoulam and his team discovered tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and the endocannabinoid system (ECS). At the 33:30 mark, there’s a section titled “Hashish for Children”.  To quote from the film: “INTERVIEWER: So in 1995, you had an idea of testing THC on […]

Marijuana-Friendly States Want Meeting With Sessions

By Michael R. Blood LOS ANGELES (AP) — California, Oregon and other marijuana-friendly states are seeking a meeting with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in hopes of resolving the conflict between federal and state laws that has left the nation’s cannabis industry in legal limbo. Marijuana is illegal at the federal level, even as 29 […]

Are Cannabis Consumers Healthier?

If you’re broke, unhappy with your life or disgusted with your body and fitness level, there’s a dirty little secret you should know: cannabis can change all of that. Okay, consuming cannabis won’t put money into your bank account, improve your life and act as a diet pill and exercise machine rolled up into a […]

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Friday, March 30, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily HeadlinesFriday, March 30, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief David Shulkin in administration’s latest shake-up (Cannabist) // Canadian firm acquires three California marijuana companies (Marijuana Business Daily) // German court hits brakes on medical cannabis cultivation plan (Marijuana Business Daily) These headlines are brought to […]

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California Cannabis Delivery: Not So Fast and Furiously Difficult

When the California Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) first released its proposed medical cannabis regulations under the Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MCRSA) last April it created license types for laboratories, retailers, distributors, and transporters. Most people were surprised (and worried) when they found out that the MCRSA did not create a license type […]

Do You Qualify? NJ Has A New List Of MMJ Conditions

Phil Murphy took one look at New Jersey’s floundering medical marijuana program and made it a top priority. The post Do You Qualify? NJ Has A New List Of MMJ Conditions appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Mary Schumacher Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Fountain man arrested for link to large marijuana grow

Fountain vice and narcotics detectives arrested a 59-year-old man Thursday in connection to an illegal marijuana operation after a search uncovered a crop of marijuana plants. Martin R. Navas was arrested on a felony marijuana cultivation charge, according to a Fountain police news release. The arrest came a day after investigators served a warrant on […]

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How Not to Buy Weed

What are you doing wrong when you’re buying weed? Chances are you might be doing more wrong than you think. Here’s how not to buy weed. Don’t Buy From People You Don’t Know You should never buy grass from people you don’t know and people you don’t trust. This is the number one rule when […]

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Red Diesel

Information about Red Diesel: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time NYC Diesel, tracing its roots from Afghani and Mexican landrace varieties, has won the Cannabis Cup five times. From its profound cerebral high to the deep relaxation it provides, it is arguably one of the best hybrids in the world. Even so, […]

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The History of Marijuana in Canada

The History of Marijuana in Canada: Pre-Canadian History of Cannabis The Legal History of Cannabis in Canada The Fight for Legalization Today Cannabis Legalized Why did the Government of Canada legalize Marijuana? What does this new legislation allow? The Future of Cannabis in Canada Marijuana, or “weed,” refers to the psychoactive drug containing tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), […]

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Iowa Declares Locations for MMJ Dispensaries

March 29, 2018, Iowa Finally, there is good news for MMJ patients in the state of Iowa, where administration has announced its plan to open multiple MMJ dispensaries at different locations. The state’s department of public health authorized three different medical cannabis companies to carry out MMJ operations through five dispensaries. The department received applications […]

How Marijuana Fights Obesity: A Breakdown Of The Science

Yes, marijuana increases the appetite in most consumers, giving may of us the munchies. But marijuana fights obesity too. Find out how. The post How Marijuana Fights Obesity: A Breakdown Of The Science appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Al Olson Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

New Study Indicates Cannabis Essential Oil Has Soothing Effect on Brain

The conclusion of a new Italian study on cannabis essential oil (CEO) and the human nervous system indicates subjects were “more energetic, relaxed, and calm,” when exposed to small amounts,”  inferring “neuromodular activity in cases of stress, depression, and anxiety.” The results, potentially limited by the study’s population size (five volunteers; two females and three […]

Big Pharma Company Partners with Cannabis Producer

There has been a major new partnership formed in the pharmaceutical industry, according to a newly filed binding letter of intent. American-owned cannabis producer Tilray will form a strategic alliance with Sandoz Canada, an affiliate of Sandoz International, the arm of Novartis Group that produces generic pharmaceutical products. This won’t be a limited partnership, either, […]

Interview: Rich The Kid Keeps It Blunt

By Shirley Ju At just 25-years-old, Rich The Kid’s name does not do him justice. As seen all over the internet, the Brooklyn-born and Atlanta-raised rapper truly embodies the definition a young CEO. While starting his own record label, Rich Forever Music, that has propelled signees Famous Dex and Jay Critch to new heights, he […]

Kansas Candidates’ Debate on Schools Touches Taxes, Marijuana

By John Hanna TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — If Democrat Carl Brewer were Kansas governor, lawmakers might be discussing legalizing marijuana to raise extra money for public schools as they struggle to agree on a plan for satisfying a state Supreme Court mandate on education funding. Some major candidates for governor, like Brewer, believe the state […]

8 Cannabis Festivals That Changed the Game

Cannabis festivals have long been a medium for both protest and celebration. Read about eight cannabis events that helped to shape culture and change laws. The post 8 Cannabis Festivals That Changed the Game appeared first on Leafly. Powered by WPeMatico

Is Cannabis Allowed in Nursing Homes?

Nursing homes are flushed with people who need cannabis, so why is it so hard to find facilities accepting this medicinal plant? The post Is Cannabis Allowed in Nursing Homes? appeared first on Leafly. Powered by WPeMatico

CBD Patch: The Ultimate Guide To CBD Transdermal Patches

We here at Honest Marijuana love it when cannabis and creativity join forces. It’s the answer to our every “shipping” dream (cannativity? creatabis?) and has produced some truly unique forms of marijuana, like Thai sticks, moon rock, and purple weed. But nothing even comes close to the joy we feel when we think about CBD […]

THC Patch: The Ultimate Guide To THC Transdermal Patches

Hey, have you heard the news? Thanks to the THC patch, now you can get your daily dose of tetrahydrocannabinol without the need for blunts, joints, bongs, edibles, creams, or tinctures. We know it sounds like science fiction, but it’s not. In fact, transdermal patches (a.k.a. transdermal delivery system or TDDS) have been around for […]

CBD Oil For Cats: The Definitive Guide

If you’re like those of us here at Honest Marijuana, you love your pet(s) like a member of the family. We know it’s traumatic when your favorite feline or cherished canine gets sick. That’s why we’ve put together this definitive guide to CBD oil for cats (don’t worry, dog lovers; there’s a guide for you too). […]

CBD Oil For Treating ADHD: 2018 Review

If you or someone you love suffers from ADHD (Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder), you’ve probably spent what feels like a lifetime searching for a treatment that reduces the symptoms without all the negative side effects. Now, you can stop looking. CBD oil might be just the solution you’ve been hoping for. If you’re curious about using CBD oil for […]

CBD Tincture: Uses, Benefits, And Effects

Are your friends raving about CBD tincture, but you have no idea what they’re talking about? Been smoking so much Blue Dream lately that you’ve lost a few weeks, months, or years? First of all, high five if you’ve lost years. Second, don’t feel bad. CBD burst onto the scene so quickly that many cannasseurs haven’t had […]

CBD Isolate: Uses, Benefits, And Effects

In the early days of cannabis culture—we’re talking the 1960s, 70s, and 80s, before CBD isolate was a gleam in some stoner chemist’s eye—you pretty much only had two ways to consume your chronic: smoke it or bake it in a brownie. We know this was a LONG time ago—heck, the word “chronic” still only had […]

CBD Oil For Back Pain: The Definitive Guide

When you suffer from back pain, you just want it to stop. Surgery may not be an option, and neuropathy and physiotherapy can only go so far. After that, you’re left with relying on medications that sometimes do more harm than good. But as marijuana is increasingly legalized, a new treatment is creating even more […]

A2LA Accredits First Cannabis Lab in PA

According to a press release sent out this morning, the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) accredited their first Pennsylvania cannabis-testing laboratory. Located in Harrisburg, PA, Keystone State Testing finalized their accreditation for ISO/IEC 17025 on February 21, 2018. A2LA also accredited the laboratory to two cannabis-testing-specific programs, ISO/IEC 17025 – General Requirements for the […]

Maintenance and Calibration: Your Customers Are Worth It!

Ultimately, the goal of any good company is to take care of their customers by providing a quality product at a competitive price. You take the time to use good practices in sourcing raw materials, processing, testing and packaging to make sure you have a great final product. Yet in practice, sometimes the product can […]

The Necessity of Food Safety Programs in Cannabis Food Processing

When processing cannabis, in any form, it is critical to remember that it is a product intended for human consumption. As such, strict attention must also be paid to food safety as well. With more and more states legalizing either medical or recreational cannabis, the potential for improper processing of the cannabis triggering an illness […]

Iowa’s Medical CBD Program Gets Tracking System

BioMauris, LLC became the 5th company in the United States to win a state contract for a seed-to-sale platform today. BioMauris is a technology company that manages product tracking, fulfillment and distribution with a focus on the healthcare market. According to a press release, the company announced today that the state of Iowa selected BioMauris […]

Non-psychoactive cannabis ingredient could help addicts stay clean

A preclinical study in rats has shown that there might be value in using a non-psychoactive and non-addictive ingredient of the Cannabis sativa plant to reduce the risk of relapse among recovering drug and alcohol addicts. The study’s findings inform the ongoing debate about the possible medical benefits of non-psychoactive cannabinoids. Powered by WPeMatico

Millions of Americans seek and find illicit marijuana online

Researchers found marijuana shopping searches nearly tripled in the United States from 2005 to 2017, peaking between 1.4 and 2.4 million searches each month. Mail-order marijuana retailers occupied half of the first-page results, and three out of every four searches resulted in a mail-order marijuana retailer as the very first suggested link. Powered by WPeMatico

Coffee affects cannabis and steroid systems

Coffee affects your metabolism in dozens of other ways besides waking you up, including your metabolism of neurotransmitters typically linked to cannabis, a study reports. The neurotransmitters related to the endocannabinoid system — the same ones affected by cannabis — decreased after drinking four to eight cups of coffee in a day. That’s the opposite […]