Tips For Dabbing Safely

Torches, nails, and rigs, oh my! Dabbing cannabis concentrates can be intimidating for a lot of folks, even veteran cannabis enthusiasts may be turned off, especially due to the potential safety concerns about using a butane torch and consuming an high potency cannabis product. If you’re new to the world of cannabis concentrates or just […]


The Bluntness Media Partners with Maven Coalition to Deliver Multi-Platform Cannabis Content That Bridges the Gap Between Mainstream Cannabis Culture and the Cannabis Industry

The Bluntness Will Deliver Vital, Trustworthy Content & Analysis Across Maven’s Digital Audience of More Than 100 Million Users; The Bluntness Furthers Maven’s Commitment to Innovative Cannabis Journalism & Advocacy LAS VEGAS & MJBizCon Conference — November 19, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — The Bluntness Media, announced it has partnered with Maven, a coalition of over 300 exclusive publishers […]

High Art: Marijuana Inspires Chicago Artist’s Vivid Triptych

By Mark Taylor Jeff Zimmermann eats only once daily — at bedtime — and frequently logs 12-hour workdays. That Spartan aesthetic is emblematic of the Chicago artist’s fierce work ethic. “I’m always sketching, painting, planning or organizing my next project,” said Zimmermann, 48, an internationally renowned painter and public muralist whose massive wall paintings inspire […]


Stigma welcomes NFL running back Mike James

MONTEREY, Calif. — November 15, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Stigma®, a cannabis health and wellness lifestyle brand, has officially signed NFL running back Mike James to the team. He joins the company in its ongoing mission to shift the negative stereotypes that exist around cannabis and its consumers. “We’re thrilled to have Mike as part of our team. […]


Blue Moon Hemp Selects International Retail Management and Consulting Group to Launch First Retail Pop-Ups in North America

LAS VEGAS — November 19, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — International Retail Management and Consulting Group (IRG), a global leader in retail solutions, and Blue Moon Hemp, Inc., the premier CBD brand in the marketplace with distribution in over 3,000 vape shops – will launch the first retail pop-ups in North America on Monday, November 12th with the grand […]


Monday, November 19, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily HeadlinesMonday, November 19, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Massachusetts’s first recreational marijuana sales will begin Tuesday ( // Michigan recreational marijuana expected to be legal by Dec. 6 (Michigan Live) // Michigan medical cannabis shortage might result in dispensary shutdowns (Marijuana Business Daily) Today’s headlines are brought to you […]

Cannabis Oil Crock Pot Recipes for the Holidays

The holidays are coming! For most people, the seasonal celebrations are heavily decorated by family, traditions, gifts, and a cheer that just can’t be beat. There’s lots of variation, too; there might be a Christmas Eve present opening session, or an early morning sledding adventure, or a cozy movie and hot chocolate get together. Some families […]

Eaze Expands into the CBD Market

A well-known cannabis delivery service has plans to enter the CBD market. Eaze recently announced the launch of a new platform that will focus entirely on CBD products. The new platform will be known as Eaze Wellness. The timing for Eaze seems optimal as CBD products are rising steadily in popularity. “Our aim in launching […]

After Legalization, Michigan Prosecutors End Marijuana Cases

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor’s office in western Michigan is dropping some pending marijuana cases after voters in the state approved recreational use of cannabis for adults 21 and older. A statement from the office of Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson says he’ll also consider expunging any past marijuana convictions that otherwise would have […]

Mormon Church May Face Lawsuit Over Anti-Marijuana Campaign

One week after Utah voters approved a medical marijuana ballot initiative, a lawyer representing patients and advocates has formally notified the Mormon church to preserve records ahead of a potential lawsuit concerning its alleged attempts to undermine the measure. It’s no secret that the church opposed the medical cannabis initiative Nov. 6, 2018, which ultimately […]


Puff, Puff, Pass: The Complete Weed Etiquette Guide

Our culture is full of unwritten rules, many of which are extremely important. Don’t go through the express lane at the grocery store with more than 12 items. Cover your mouth when you cough or sneeze. And always, always, always replace the toilet paper when the roll is empty. Cannabis culture is full of unwritten […]

Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Nov. 19-25

Thanksgiving’s pregame includes the strain Headband, plus Trevor Noah’s new special and Adidas’ new Yeezy 350. The post Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Nov. 19-25 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Oscar Pascual Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis as a substitute for prescription drugs – a cross-sectional study

Cannabis as a substitute for prescription drugs – a cross-sectional study Abstract BACKGROUND: The use of medical cannabis is increasing, most commonly for pain, anxiety and depression. Emerging data suggest that use and abuse of prescription drugs may be decreasing in states where medical cannabis is legal. The aim of this study was to survey cannabis users to determine whether they […]

Women in Cannabis: The Right Side of History

It’s a great time to be part of the cannabis culture and industry, and it’s an even better time to be a woman in the Cannabis space! Earlier this month, three more American states welcomed cannabis legalization, and the anti-cannabis Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has been a thorn in the industry’s side, resigned from […]

How Much Shatter Concentrate Can You Legally Possess?

Dabbing cannabis concentrates is becoming more popular, and demand is steadily increasing with the legalization of marijuana in several states. Ice or Shatter Concentrate is popular because of it is easy to handle and has a high terpene content, which results in a superior aroma and flavor compared to other concentrates. Shatter concentrates are great for […]

Weed Recipes: Pot Pancakes

Perfect for the wake and bake crowd, check out this simple recipe for making your very own pot pancakes. This easy to make recipe will definitely have you starting your day off on the right foot! You will need some cannabutter from your preferred strain prepared for this one so you will have to plan […]

How Long Does It Take for CBD Oil to Work?

CBD oil has changed the way the world looks at cannabis; even the staunchest of anti-weed advocates can’t deny the medicinal effects of CBD. Weed might be great for getting high, but as a medicine, it’s invaluable. Mental illnesses, physical illnesses, and everything in between can benefit from a little CBD oil. But how long […]

Make Canna-Infused Turmeric Ginger-Spiced Nuts for Holidays

Your house will smell amazing when these cannabis-infused nuts and spices are in the oven, sending notes of delicious goodness through the air. This combination of nuts and spices combines the heart-healthy fats from the nuts and the wondrous health properties of the turmeric and ginger. Feel free to vary the spices to suit your […]

Nevada Collects 8 Million in Pot Taxes in One Month

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada collected more than $8 million in tax revenue from marijuana in a one month-period, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The Nevada Department of Taxation says that for the month of August, Nevada’s marijuana taxes generated the highest monthly earnings to date by collecting $8.1 million in tax revenue. The […]


Does Light Degrade Cannabis?

With sweeping acceptance of cannabis moving across the world, the marijuana plant is finally stepping into the limelight. Store shelves that once offered an array of options for hiding bud now sell cannabis display cases. Companies like Smokus Focus have sprung up with devices to maximize the flower-viewing experience, flooding the specimen in question with […]

Cannabis as a Substitute for Opioid-Based Pain Medication: Patient Self-Report

Cannabis as a Substitute for Opioid-Based Pain Medication: Patient Self-Report Abstract Introduction: Prescription drug overdoses are the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. Alternatives to opioids for the treatment of pain are necessary to address this issue. Cannabis can be an effective treatment for pain, greatly reduces the chance of dependence, and eliminates the risk […]


How Much Does Epidiolex Cost?

In June 2018, the FDA announced the approval of Epidiolex for the treatment of seizures associated with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, two rare and extremely serious forms of epilepsy. Epidiolex is pure CBD and the first cannabis-derived medication approved by the FDA. How much does Epidiolex cost, though? Prescription medication in the US isn’t […]


Cannabis Marketing Rules Still Hazy Post-Legalization

Despite strict rules limiting the promotion of now legal recreational pot now in effect, cannabis promotions continue to pop up amid loopholes and a lack of clarity on how the legislation’s grey areas should be applied. Nearly one month on since legalization, there is disagreement in the sector on murky portions of the Cannabis Act […]


Commercialization of Legalized Cannabis: A Synopsis

PUBLISHED: NOVEMBER 12, 2018 Recreational cannabis hasn’t been legal for long, but a lot of ink has already been spilled about it. While the media have given extensive coverage to its potential health effects and to the impacts and ramifications of cannabis use for employers, little has been said regarding the commercialization and marketing of […]

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Looks Like Brazil Won’t Be Looking At A Regulated Cannabis Regime Any Time In The Near Future

Bolsonaro has also detailed how he will increase the involvement of the Brazilian military in drug law enforcement, including the targeting of children. He says that “it would be good to have the military in the schools” because “in the streets, in the schools even, the bandidos [bandits] sell drugs and smoke marijuana openly”. Indeed, Bolsonaro is […]

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Acreage To List In Canada

Acreage Holdings is the latest US cannabis firm to tap the public markets in Canada, where marijuana is legal, through a reverse takeover. The company raised $314 million in a private placement that values it at about $2.8 billion. Acreage shares are set to start public trading on Thursday. Run by former Wall Street banker […]


How Medical Marijuana Made Me a Better Mom.

I had a medical marijuana card for nearly two years before I worked up the nerve to buy legal weed. Living in laid-back Vermont, I had access to a friend’s homegrown herb, which my husband used to make me cannabis-infused coconut butter in the family Crock-Pot. Applying the butter topically soothed my chronic pelvic pain […]

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Petition against “cruel” and “ridiculous” guidance on access to medicinal cannabis attracts 400 000 signatures

The parents of severely epileptic children have launched a campaign to try to get the strict new guidelines for the provision of medicinal cannabis revised after some found that doctors were reluctant to prescribe the recently legalised medication. In a letter to the Times, the families of 12 children said that they still faced the […]

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Reuters Report On Cannabis Companies Flouting Rules & Using Social Media To Appeal To Teens

(Reuters Health) – In Washington state, where recreational marijuana has been legal since 2012, cannabis companies are forbidden by law from making social media posts that appeal to youngsters, that encourage overconsumption and that suggest the drug has curative properties. Source: But a new study finds those rules are being flouted by some companies. Researchers […]

Where to Find Inspiration for Your Next Weed Tattoo

When it comes to Instagram, many social media users are obsessed. It’s such an accessible platform, full of (usually) positive content, giving scrollers what they crave: visual stimulation. It also gives us content, constantly, from around the world, showing us scenes that are both familiar and dreamy. Instagram is also a heavy source of inspiration. […]


Mitch McConnell Says CBD Will Definitely Be on the Farm Bill

Republican Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has “guaranteed” that hemp will be legalized on the final version of the upcoming farm bill. The 2018 Farm Bill, which contains plans to federally legalize hemp, was scheduled to be renewed on September 30. Instead, disagreements between the House and the Senate led to a slight delay. This […]

List of Massachusetts Recreational Marijuana Dispensaries

This Tuesday, recreational marijuana dispensaries will be open for business in Massachusetts for adults 21 years and older. For those looking to purchase weed on Tuesday, it is good to know that there will only be two shops open, New England Treatment Access and Cultivate Holdings. As more shops open, we here at Leafbuyer will […]

What is causing this?

Here are the specifics:Day 21 of flowerGrowing in pure perlite in a 5 gallon hempy bucket.Temps vary between 70 – 84Using Jacks 3-2-1PH 5.9 – 6.2Watering with RO water/nutes every wateringNo additional carbon dioxidePlant looked perfect in veg tent under led stripsHad similar issues last grow as well. Last grow was in coco/perlite using Blumat […]

does this look like PM?

I have never had powdery mildew. I’m harvesting right now and just noticed this on some leaves. The harvest was one of my best ones yet but i’m really concerned that it will spread to my other flowering plants. My environment is pretty spot on. 40-50 humidity and low 70’s light on to 64-66 F […]

Plants are lime Green

I know that you are not supposed to have two plants in one pot. It is just that my setup limits the amount of pots I can have inside the grow area. This pot is fairly big though about a foot deep and 3/4 of a foot in diameter. These plants are an unknown strain […]

DEA Scolded For Lax Marijuana Eradication Program Monitoring

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) got a slap on the wrist from a federal watchdog agency over its management of a multi-million-dollar marijuana eradication program. In a report released on Nov. 14, 2018, the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) said the DEA had failed to adequately collect documentation from state and local law enforcement partners […]

Will Pot-Friendly Beto O’Rourke Run for President?

EL PASO, Texas — Texas congressman Beto O’Rourke (D) lost his Senate race against Sen. Ted Cruz (R) on election day, but many are already talking about a presidential run for the pot-friendly congressman in 2020, according to the Dallas Observer. Congresswoman-elect Veronica Escobar (D), who will take over O’Rourke’s seat in the states’ 16th […]

Top 10 things You should KNOW About success

Working hard is the cost of entry to anything . you know zero people that are successful that dont work their face off  you know zero people now they may have money because mommy and daddy made money and gave it to them but people that actually built their own success  you know zero people that have had success […]


Marijuana might be able to eliminate Chron’s diseases

Medical Marijuana (Cannabis) for Crohn’s Disease Chron’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disorder that causes pain, vomiting, diarrhea, weight loss, and more. But a recent study in Israel showed that smoking a joint significantly reduced Chron’s disease symptoms in 10 out of 11 patients, and caused a complete remission of the disease in five of those patients. […]


Cannabis Infused Royal Icing | Frost Like a Boss

This four-ingredient cannabis frosting is about to take your edible game to another level. When I started out baking edibles, the whole process was so intimidating. Not only is baking a challenge to begin with, but trying to get the right dose AND have it taste good felt nearly impossible. Then, I discovered something AWESOME […]

Products We Love: E-CLIPSE

Header image via Paint The Moon Compact, easy to use and high tech are the first words that came to mind when I pull my new shiny black toy from the box. Is this thing high tech or what? The E-Clipse Vape is handheld 2200mah lithium battery powered dry herb vape pen. This pen is […]

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Products We Love: Aurora Elixirs CBD Seltzers

Is there anything more refreshing than a cool seltzer on a hot summer day? I’ve been reaching for fizzy stuff like crazy, so when I came across Aurora Elixirs ( I was so tempted to try them out. Aurora Elixirs Branding I was first pulled in by their beautiful brand on Instagram — the Aurora Elixirs […]


27 websites that will teach you about growing cannabis

Successfully growing cannabis for the first time is an awesome achievement but for first time growers it can be hard to know where to start. We’ve compiled this list of cannabis websites to help beginners find advice and more experienced growers hone their skills. The list is divided into 3 sections – websites focused on […]

Medical Marijuana Passes in Missouri, But What’s Next?

A week after Missouri voters passed Amendment 2 legalizing medical marijuana in the Show Me State, a lot of questions are being asked about what exactly is coming. Amendment 2, a constitutional amendment to allow medical cannabis, passed by a margin of 66 percent to 34 percent. But when – and if – you can […]

Election Day 2018: Will More States go to Pot?

“Too many people fought too hard to make sure all citizens of all colors, races, ethnicities, genders, and abilities can vote to think that not voting somehow sends a message.” – Rep. Luis Gutierrez I vape. I vote. The retiring Illinois congressman whose quote appears above had it absolutely right. We must vote during the […]

Cannabis, Real Estate & RICO Lawsuit

The uneasy coexistence between state cannabis laws and federal marijuana prohibition continues.  Hope and Michael Reilly are at the center of an historic lawsuit involving legally grown cannabis. The jury trial of their case began this week in Denver, Colorado on October 29, 2018. The law involves the ability of private citizens (here, Hope and […]

8 Ways Cannabis Can Improve Your Relationship

Stress relief. Chronic pain. Insomnia. This is all common ailments that people use CBD to treat. But did you know that cannabis may actually help improve your romantic relationship? While it can’t provide couples therapy or sex advice, cannabis can help treat certain conditions that may impact your relationship. Find out how to loosen up, […]

10 Things You Need to Know About the Legal Marijuana Industry

If you are an advocate for legalizing marijuana, you’re aware of and support its countless benefits. What once was a questionable practice is now becoming commonplace. Not only does legal marijuana mean advancements in the medical field, but it also expands the job market exponentially. Are you looking to break into the marijuana industry but […]

Everything You Need to Know About CBD and Sleep

Insomnia affects nearly 1 in 3 people, often resulting in the use of over the counter and prescription drugs to find relief. And this figure doesn’t account for those individuals who experience disrupted sleep or inconsistent sleep patterns. Getting adequate rest at night is essential for proper function during the day and overall health. Without […]

Cannabis for Dogs, the New Platform in CBD

You’ve heard of cannabis for people, but did you know about cannabis for dogs? When your dog needs relief from an ailment, using cannabis and CBD oil for dogs may not your first thought. But, times are changing, and cannabis is becoming a great way to treat the ailments your dog may have. Pet care […]

Best Way to Consume Marijuana: Experts Views

The legalization of Marijuana in the states of United States came very gradually and to everyone’s surprise the closer the administration is going to legalize Cannabis, more and more people are talking about trying it for the first time. A recent study by Stats Can show that around 21% people of US want to consume […]

The Week in Weed: November 16, 2018

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. After last week’s dizzying amount of news, it’s nice to settle down a bit and have more of a “regular” news flow.  Not that things haven’t been happening; the elections have led to new initiatives surrounding marijuana. […]

Puff, Puff, Passed: Cannabis Wins This Midterm

Michigan becomes the tenth state to legalize cannabis on a recreational level, and Missouri and Utah now join thirty-one other states who have legalized medical marijuana. But what’s next and how will this affect employers? Here is a quick summary of some of the major issues employers may face now that cannabis is legal in […]

The Week in Weed: November 9, 2018

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.  And what a week it was! Michigan legalized recreational cannabis, Utah and Missouri voted yes on medical marijuana, and several pro-legalization candidates were elected as governors.  Meanwhile, North Dakota voted against legalization and Rep. Dana Rohrabacher […]

Weeding Out the Results–How Did Cannabis Fare in the Election?

Welcome to a special post-Election Day edition of The Blunt Truth.  Marijuana was on the ballot last night, and just like the other races, the final result was a mixed decision. Four states were deciding whether to allow recreational or medical marijuana.  Three of them voted yes. Michigan – YES – recreational marijuana North Dakota […]

The Origins of Prescription Opioids

The search for a perfect painkiller is as old as humankind. For thousands of years ancient societies pressed herbs and flowers to try find a cure for chronic pain, but it wasn’t until the 19th century that the discovery of a “miracle drug” changed the course of history like no other drug before. In the […]

Get Cannabis Covered Under Your Health Benefits

As many of you have already experienced, we’ve had continued success over the past 12 months in establishing coverage for medical cannabis under major health insurance plans. We would like to ensure that this service is offered to anyone using cannabis therapy. Please contact us if you have health benefits through your employer, or are covered […]

Claim Your Cannabis As a Medical Expense

Don’t forget to claim your medical cannabis as a medical expense when you do your 2016 taxes (due on or before April 30, 2017). Here’s how to do it: Step 1: Get Your 2016 Receipts Most Licensed Producers (LPs) have a section on their websites where you can view your past orders and print your […]

Russian Wisdom, Anxiety and CBD

By J. Lehmann As the daughter of old-school Russians, I was raised to believe that sadness, anxiety and insomnia were simply self-indulgences that resulted from having too much time on my hands. A typical exchange with my mother might go like this: Me: “I can’t sleep at night and I worry all the time.” Mom: […]

Why Licensing Will Matter When Legalization Happens

Anyone who lives in Ontario understands the burn of having harmonized sales tax (HST) added to nearly every retail purchase. Even when we don’t see the tax, it’s still there. Booze is a perfect example. On top of the LCBO’s significant mark up on imported wines, HST is also added into the price. The result […]

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ICBC European Updates

Danish Cannabis Pilot Program Reaching End of First Year, A Model for Others to Follow While it has gotten decidedly less English-speaking press than other countries in Europe on the front edge of cannabis reform, Denmark’s pilot four-year cannabis program is chugging along nicely and can help provide a model for other European Union nations…. […]


Pasadena Business Update

The City of Pasadena is swinging into full gear and getting ready to release and accept commercial cannabis business permit applications. Last Tuesday, November 13, the City held a workshop to address their application process, as well as set a timeline for when the applications will be released, submitted, and awarded. The City is going […]


Leafly: Judge Rules in Favor of California Cannabis Home Growers

Right at the start, the city of Fontana, CA., might have doomed its own effort to enact a harsh ordinance governing the personal cultivation of cannabis. Source Just before the city council held its vote in January 2017, city manager Ken Hunt told council members, right out in public, “It is our intent . […]

What Is CBD, and Why Should I Care?

Marijuana, pot, ganja, weed, Mary Jane; we have all heard these nicknames for cannabis being casually tossed around for decades. But what really is cannabis? What can it do for me? Why should… Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Vape Pens and Edibles in Canada Will Be a Game-Changer

Think back to a moment in your life when you tried something spectacular for the very first time. This could be chocolate, getting your first paycheck, or even sex. The feelings that accompanied the event were almost as intoxicating as the act itself: palpable anticipation, unbridled excitement, and in many cases, extreme satisfaction when it […]

Indiva Participates in the Red Scarf Project

Stigma – a mark of disgrace associated with a circumstance, quality or person. As a member of the cannabis industry, Indiva knows this term all too well. Likewise, Regional HIV/AIDS Connection (RHAC) is familiar with the fight against stigma as they aim to provide education and resources related to HIV/AIDS and/or Hep C-related stigma and […]

Halloweed Costume Ideas

Halloween is almost upon us and you know what that means — time to get creative with those costumes! Okay, I know dressing up for Halloween can be stressful and seem foolish but it’s the one time of the year we get to ignore convention and get creative with ourselves. Buying a costume at one […]

INDIVA’s Commitment to the Community and the Environment

Aligned with our mission to offer cannabis products that have a positive impact, and improving lives and communities, INDIVA also believes in being good to the planet. To unite these commitments, Indiva has partnered with The Streetlight E-Recycle program (Streetlight) to help with the proper removal of waste from the cannabis production facility expansion. Streetlight […]


Dixie Brands, Inc. Announces Conditional Approval for Listing on Canadian Securities Exchange

DENVER — November 15, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Dixie Brands, Inc. (Dixie) announced that it has obtained conditional approval on November 13, 2018 from the Canadian Securities Exchange (the CSE) for the listing of the shares that will result from Dixie’s completion of a reverse takeover (RTO) of a Canadian public company, Academy Explorations Limited (Academy) which will be renamed […]

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Go on Green Introduces Kassi, The First Smart Medical Cannabis Storage Hub, Now in Pre-Sale

The revolutionary patent-pending Kassi is a smart medical storage hub that enhances the benefits of medical cannabis consumption TEL AVIV — November 12, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Go on Green, a leader in smart products for cannabis consumers announced today the pre-sale launch of Kassi, the world’s first and most advanced smart medical cannabis storage hub built with […]


Chula Vista Opening Cannabis Business Licenses

LOS ANGELES — November 7, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — If you’re interested in removing the stigma and illegality of cannabis businesses in your area, get out and vote this November, Chula Vista residents. Earlier this year, on March 6th, the City of Chula Vista announced it was greenlighting an ordinance to permit, license, and regulate cannabis businesses within […]

Senate Majority Leader Guarantees End to Federal Hemp Ban

Senate Majority Leader Guarantees End to Federal Hemp Ban | Paul Armentano WASHINGTON, DC — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) publicly reaffirmed today that provisions lifting the federal prohibition of hemp will be included in the finalized language of H.R. 2: The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (aka the 2018 Farm Bill). The must-pass legislation […]

Good Riddance! Drug Reformers Applaud Sessions’ Departure from DOJ

Good Riddance! Drug Reformers Applaud Sessions’ Departure from DOJ | Phillip Smith Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions was forced out of office Wednesday after less than two years in office, and while there is intense concern about the impact the move could have on ongoing investigations of Trump campaign and administration misdeeds, for drug and […]

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Law Eliminating License Suspension Penalty for Marijuana-Related Offenses, Other Crimes

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Law Eliminating License Suspension Penalty for Marijuana-Related Offenses, Other Crimes | NORML HARRISBURG, PA — Democratic Governor Tom Wolf has signed legislation into law eliminating mandatory driver’s license suspensions for a wide range of non-driving related crimes, including marijuana-related offenses. House Bill 163 amends existing law so that those age 21 or older convicted […]

Arrests for Low-Level Marijuana Possession have Decreased 90 Percent Following New NYPD Marijuana Guidelines

Arrests for Low-Level Marijuana Possession have Decreased 90 Percent Following New NYPD Marijuana Guidelines | Drug Policy Alliance Arrests for low-level marijuana possession have plummeted 90 percent since new NYPD marijuana enforcement guidelines took effect in September. There were 151 arrests for low-level marijuana in the entire city of New York in September 2018, less […]

Brief Report: Cannabidiol-Rich Cannabis in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Severe Behavioral Problems-A Retrospective Feasibility Study

Brief Report: Cannabidiol-Rich Cannabis in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Severe Behavioral Problems-A Retrospective Feasibility Study. Abstract Anecdotal evidence of successful cannabis treatment in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are accumulating but clinical studies are lacking. This retrospective study assessed tolerability and efficacy of cannabidiol-rich cannabis, in 60 children with ASD and severe behavioral problems (age = 11.8 ± 3.5, range 5.0-17.5; […]

World’s First Medical Cannabis Ratings Platform On Sale

Industry-first ratings platform captures medical cannabis relief for health issues SAN DIEGO — November 5, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Medical cannabis is providing relief to millions of people across a wide range of health issues including anxiety, insomnia, stress, chronic pain and PTSD, however there is little statistical data on the actual health relief experienced by medical cannabis […]

Harvesting With Mendo Dope

The quality of Cannabis is reaching a much higher level then ever before making it a competition between farmers. It’s Croptober in Mendocino County and after a long season it is finally time to harvest these massive Cannabis trees.   For us and many of the top farmers in the world harvesting is one of […]

CBD & medical marijuana have an uphill climb in Finland.

It’s concluded that CBD is a medicinal substance because CBD is contained in some medical products. With CBD and medical marijuana being the headlines across the world, it is only natural that Finland’s residents hoped to join the users. This is not to be the case. In Finland the only CBD product available is GW […]

10 Interesting Facts about Feminized Seeds by Sensi Seeds

Here are 10 interesting facts about cannabis seeds to share with your friends. Creating feminized versions of plant seeds did not originate with cannabis, but was a technique used in agriculture for many years before being adapted for cannabis in the 1980’s. There are several different methods of creating feminized cannabis seeds but they all […]

For the Love of the Plant – Part 2 By Frenchy Cannoli

My long relation with Cannabis was transformed from a love story to total dedication. My relationship with Hashish was at first a teenage love story, then it became the passion of a traveler and finally a dark secret to keep to blend into the “real” world and assume responsibilities for the first time of my […]

Aurora Cannabis is making money on investments, not on weed sales

Aurora Cannabis released their quarterly report which showed that the company is making the bulk of its money from investments in other companies. The recreational cannabis market may be blooming in Canada, but Aurora certainly isn’t feeling those effects yet. The company published its quarterly financials which show that Aurora is making the bulk of […]

How to Grind Weed Without a Grinder (4 Alternatives)

Whether you’re flying abroad on a holiday, or you just forgot to bring it on a camping trip, every now and then you won’t have a grinder at hand. Here’s how to grind weed without using a grinder. Depending on the situation, there are several ways you could grind weed without using a grinder. So, […]

Sponsored* Bringing Logic to the Presidency

Presidential Candidate, Hart Cunningham is Pro Marijuana! Hart Cunningham, speaks on Colorado’s dedication for a cleaner Earth, supportive legislation for marijuana, and women’s rights. Hart will be running for president in 2020. With so many people aiming to be president now, it’s become damn near embarrassing. Getting someone in office for the people is what […]


Leafbuyer – Endless Possibilities (Livestoner Approved)

What can Leafbuyer Do for You? Congratulations! You’re in a state where medical or recreational marijuana has been legalized! The possibilities to purchase, grow, work with, and learn about cannabis products are practically endless, and may even seem overwhelming. Where can you go to get the information you need? Enter Leafbuyer (, an easy-to-navigate website […]


Rolling Papers You Need to Try!

When it comes to papers there are tons of different brands, flavors and styles. Here are some you NEED to try if you haven’t already. Juicy Jay’s Hemp Wraps Flavors: Strawberry Fields (Best Seller) Mango Papaya Natural Tropical Passion Black N’ Blueberry Grapes Gone Wild Cheech & Chong Hemp Papers The iconic stoner duo has […]


The Secret Stash

A list of the best secret stashes you could use and how to implement them. The Best Secret Stashes and Hidden Stash Boxes Although marijuana is legal in half of the country, there’s still plenty of reason to be paranoid or, should we say, careful about where you leave your stash. Nothing’s worse than being […]


Vancouver’s Cannabis Life Conference just wrapped up last weekend at the Westin Bayshore, and it was a packed weekend full of education, networking, and inspiring speeches, but one chance encounter in particular stood out- meeting Jayda. As conference host Craig Ex, of Expert Joints, said, “Cannabis works in strange ways sometimes”, and that’s never been […]

MJBizCon Puts on the Really Big Show

LAS VEGAS – Upon arrival at the Las Vegas Convention Center, you immediately sense excitement as you pass under a huge banner announcing you have arrived at MJBizCon, the biggest legal cannabis industry trade show in the U.S. B2B brands line the show floor offering anything and everything for growers, extractors, company executives, dispensary owners, […]


Featured Products for November 2018: Hard Goods

Rosin Tech GoDesigned for a desktop or to fit easily within a backpack, the ultra-lightweight Rosin Tech Go is built for mobile rosin extraction. Equipped with a digital temperature controller and timer; puts out 700 pounds of pressure over a compact surface area designed for personal       Huni BadgerWith no chamber to […]

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November Round Up–Cooking with Cannabis

For foodies, there’s always a keen interest in the latest ingredient or flavor trend, and ways to bring fun, unique experiences to the table. More than ever, cannabis is an option for experimental chefs and gourmets–they don’t call it “herb” for nothing. While its dank flavor maybe an acquired taste, with growing global legalization, cannabis […]

What’s better for your health, cannabis or alcohol?

Alcohol is one of the most widely-used and recreational drugs in the world. The same thing can be said of cannabis, but there are a few huge differences between cannabis and alcohol- one of them being the level of social acceptance, and the other being its legality. But which one is better for your health? Researchers […]

Dixie Brands Announces Conditional Approval for Listing on CSE

DENVER, Nov. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dixie Brands, Inc. (Dixie) announced that it has obtained conditional approval on November 13, 2018 from the Canadian Securities Exchange (the CSE) for the listing of the shares that will result from Dixie’s completion of a reverse takeover (RTO) of a Canadian public company, Academy Explorations Limited (Academy) […]

The “Baked Beans” Disgusting Jellybean Challenge

Catch best friends Big Lach and Big Puffa playing Baked Beans! The rules are super easy- think of it like jellybean roulette. There are 10 different colours and 20 different flavours because each colour represents a great AND a disgusting flavour. It’s up to pure chance which one you get. You see that brown jellybean? If […]

Expert Joints LIVE on CLN – Viva Las Vegas

This week Craig is in Las Vegas covering MJBizCon with High Times, and brings you a special episode, featuring a number of dope guests. Click here to join the Chat Room during the show. Catch more from #ExpertJoints and #HighTimes here.   The post Expert Joints LIVE on CLN – Viva Las Vegas appeared first […]

5 Must-Attend Cannabis Investment Summits

If you ever attend more than one event in the marijuana industry, you will likely notice a range of similarities: … The post 5 Must-Attend Cannabis Investment Summits appeared first on Pot Valet. Go to Source Author: Jake Methow Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How a Cannabis Store Differs From a Marijuana Dispensary

Ever since multiple states legalized either medical or recreational pot, even both, marijuana dispensaries and cannabis stores line the streets … The post How a Cannabis Store Differs From a Marijuana Dispensary appeared first on Pot Valet. Go to Source Author: William Levy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

10 Sought-After Jobs in Marijuana Industry

The weed industry is booming. With it comes a variety of cannabis jobs that are employing thousands of people every … The post 10 Sought-After Jobs in Marijuana Industry appeared first on Pot Valet. Go to Source Author: William Levy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…


3 Simple Cannabis Extract Methods That Can Be Done from Home

Creating cannabis extract is a definite case of choose-your-own-adventure with a seemingly endless combination of techniques, materials and results. We’ve talked about how to use a simple hair straightener as a rosin press but many of our readers prefer solvent-based methods and have asked us how to make BHO or use other forms of alcohol extraction […]


Best Cannabis Stocks Practices for New Investors

As marijuana legalization sweeps across the nation, the financial opportunities continue to manifest, with many referring to the potential of the marijuana industry as the “green rush.” Marijuana related profits used to be contained to the black market, but the advent of legalization has meant those profits have spread to the people; those in business, […]


Does Cannabis Help or Harm my IBS?

Good Health Starts in Your Stomach Because I knew nothing about nutrition when my digestive issues began, I’d no idea my diet was the problem. Like most kids who grew up in northern Europe in the seventies and eighties, I was raised on cereal, cold meat sandwiches and spaghetti Bolognese, and being Irish, I also […]

Legal & Politics

Thinking About Investing In Pot Stocks?

Meet the Pot Stocks On October 17, Canada became the second country in the world (after Uruguay) to legalize the sale of recreational cannabis. It’s expected that this will create a market estimated at $5 billion a year on top of medical marijuana sales, and speed up the process of legalization in America, where the […]


Is Organic Hydroponics Possible? Yes, Of Course It Is!

Why is Organic Hydro a Controversial Topic? The National Organic Standards Board, an advisory committee to the US Department of Agriculture, voted in 2017 to allow organic certification for some hydroponic and aquaponic crops. This is a landmark step that appears generally positive, but has nonetheless angered traditional organic farmers who believe that organic farming […]

Vegan Pasta Sauce Recipe

Take the avocados and remove the skins and pits. Place them in a blender and blend for a few seconds. Add the pine nuts, sun-dried tomatoes, coconut cream and lemon juice. Blend until smooth and creamy. Serve with the vegan pasta of your choice. The post Vegan Pasta Sauce Recipe appeared first on Sensi Seeds […]

How Do Cannabinoids Quell Anxiety?

Anxiety, like marijuana, comes with stigma but the increasing impact of anxiety disorders on family life and the economy, it’s no wonder everyone seems to be looking for a salve. The relationship between cannabis and anxiety disorders exists, but remains wholly misunderstood. Anxiety presents differently in every patient, and there is no definitive cure with […]

Oral Dose Marijuana: How Can You Take Cannabis Orally?

With the plethora of cannabis consumption methods available to consumers on today’s market, it’s tough to understand the difference between each method and what is most useful for each consumer’s needs. From smoking a joint to eating an infused gummy bear, the way our bodies break down cannabis is different with every product. An infused-cookie […]

Cannabis in Art: Drawing Inspiration from the Plant

The first step in the creation of art is inspiration. Painters have been known to capture the essence of emotion, while musicians write songs about heartbreak and loneliness. Poets, sculptures, rock stars, mythical beings—they all have a muse. Marijuana has acted as an artistic muse for hundreds of thousands of years, and continues to pull […]

Why CBD isn’t certified organic? 

It is only very recently that CBD has become so known and familiar to people. Because of the countless health benefits that it has to offer. The hemp extracts in the CBD oil products are greatly beneficial to treat health issues. Like muscle pain, menstrual pain relief, epilepsy and anxiety etc. The awareness of the […]

CBD OIL FOR CATS – Know The Ins and Outs of IT!

CBD oil for cats is a recently put to light popular medicine in treating humans, and customers are driving in to get them. But can it benefit our furry friends and to what extent? To answer this question is what this article is going to do. It is also going to dive into the investigation […]

Hemp Oil Legal Status? Is it Legal in 2018

This blog answers all your question regarding making hemp oil legal. Know why it is not legal right now and what are the chances that it will be in 2018? Hemp is one of the oldest cultivated crops in the history of the world plants and one often asks the question that is Hemp oil […]

CBD Oil Brands: Guide to Buying CBD Oil

CBD Oil Brands: Guide to Buying CBD Oil You must have already heard about CBD oil. Today’s blog will explore the various kinds of CBD Oil Brands out there. Everyone these days wants to buy a CBD oil and why not! It offers endless health benefits owing to the presence of non-psychotic cannabis in it. […]


CBD for Depression: What We Know So Far

According to the World Health Organization, depression impacts more than 300 million people each year. Anyone that has suffered from depression or witnessed a loved one or friend with the condition knows how devastating it can be. In its mild forms, depression can lead to interruptions in the ability to work and live a normal […]

The Top 10 Myths and Facts About CBD

There’s no denying that the CBD market is booming. The cannabinoid has taken the world by storm and is considered one of the hottest health trends ever. There are new CBD companies created all the time, all interested in attaining a piece of the industry that’s estimated to grow 700% by 2020 and be worth […]

Joy Beckerman: Hemp Industries Association Evangelist

You can’t take the hippie out of Joy Beckerman. The Hemp Industries Association (HIA) president became a canna-activist in Grateful Dead parking lots in the early ’90s. “I learned about the social and political injustice of marijuana and of industrial hemp on Grateful Dead tour,” she tells Freedom Leaf. With her busy schedule, Beckerman doesn’t […]


Freedom Leaf Dives Into the Hemp-CBD Market

Freedom Leaf Inc.’s bid to diversify into an industrial hemp cultivator, CBD producer and formulator drew support with a $3 million investment from Merida Capital Partners in October, capping off a busy year of deal-making for the Las Vegas-based company. While Freedom Leaf (OTCQB: FRLF) has been traded on the Over-The-Counter markets as a fully […]

MJBizCon Vegas Highlights: Speakers, Luncheons and Parties

The largest marijuana trade show in the country, MJBizCon, returns to Las Vegas from Nov. 13-16. More than 1,000 exhibitors will be displaying their products at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), including Freedom Leaf. We’ll be introducing our new companies – Hempology, Leafceuticals, Irie CBD and Accuvape – at Booth 1869. Expo Schedule Highlights […]

Jeff and Pete Sessions Get Booted Out of Washington

It was a bad 24 hours for Republicans named Sessions. First, last night, Texas Rep. Pete Sessions was ousted by former NFL player Colin Allred in the race for the state’s 32nd Congressional District. As chair of the House Rules Committee, Sessioms successfully prevented dozens of cannabis law reform bills from reaching the House floor. “I […]

Aurora Cannabis Stocks Surge Over Last Twelve Months

Aurora Cannabis stocks, like other major cannabis companies Constellation and Tilray, are very hot among cannabis investors. The post Aurora Cannabis Stocks Surge Over Last Twelve Months appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis Ballot Measures of Importance on Election Day

Cannabis ballot measures are being voted on by citizens in Michigan, North Dakota, Utah, and Missouri on midterm election day. The post Cannabis Ballot Measures of Importance on Election Day appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Alaska Marijuana Handler Permit Course Approved by State of Alaska

Medical Marijuana 411 has been approved by the state of Alaska to offer the Alaska Marijuana Handler Permit Online Certification Program (AK-DOH APPROVAL: MHCP 209). After years of offering Medicinal cannabis guidance education to patients globally, the MM411 team has been approved to be an authorized training provider for individuals seeking Cannabis-related employment in Alaska. […]

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CBD Drug Now Schedule V: What That Means for You

There have been changes made recently to the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) in regards to cannabidiol or CBD. As the CBD market continues to expand, many consumers are looking at this recent news and wondering how it will affect their daily CBD supplement. Here, we look at updates to the country’s policy toward CBD and […]

Canada’s Recreational Cannabis Market Launches Today

Today, cannabis becomes legal in Canada, making it the second country in the world to create a legal recreational cannabis market. Fulfilling a campaign promise, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government have legalized cannabis for adults in Canada. Consumers and businesses in the country have been counting down to October 17th and the official […]

Guide to Growing Cannabis

  If you are interested in growing cannabis indoors, you must realize that it is entirely different from growing the plant outdoors. Indoor cannabis farming poses more challenges compared to outdoor farming. To grow healthy plants indoors, you must replicate the outdoor environment that the plants receive the right growing conditions are available. There is […]

Why CBD Might Not be Working For You

  Over the past few years, Cannabidiol (CBD) has become all the rage. Thanks to the vast amount of medicinal benefits created by the cannabinoid, people have been trying it in droves. For most people, they claim that it’s a miracle drug. However, a small sub-sect of people claim that CBD does little to nothing […]

Cannabis 101: Ingest Or Inhale

Do you live in a state where recreational cannabis is legal? Are you new to cannabis and unfamiliar with the ways you can extract its medical benefits or are just looking for an enjoyable high? One of the most important aspects of cannabis you must consider is how you’ll consume. There are two main means […]

Honey, Meet Cannabis | Benefits and Recipe

Honey is a favorite all-natural sweetener, antimicrobial, antioxidant and antibacterial substance and a byproduct of one of the hardest working species contributing to a healthy ecosystem. Bees just do their job – produce honey. But it isn’t all punch-in, punch-out collapse on the couch. These hardworking nectar-mongers are sipping on sweet, sweet juices all day […]

Swazi Gold, An African Sativa

A name that promises nothing less that treasure and a strain that delivers the goods. Swazi Gold is said to have made its way to Malawi in the 1940s and has since become one of the most important and widely used building blocks for contemporary cannabis engineers. It is famed for having a gloriously sweet […]

What Does Marijuana Do To A Boner?

Have you ever wondered, somewhere in the back of your mind (minimized to a tiny voice so as not to freak yourself out) whether the weed you smoke affects your erection? Yeah, we all have. At least those equipped to get erections have. Related: What Is Your Marijuana Use Doing To Your Penis? And it’s no […]

Cannabis Diagnosis App uses AI to find patterns in the photos you send to help you make diagnosis and treatmentmobile app coming soonNovember 17, 2018 at 08:30AM How to fix your marijuana plant problem .. read this fix Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How Safe Is It To Smoke Marijuana Every Day?

We hear a variation of this question a lot. “Am I an addict if I smoke marijuana every day?” As with most questions, answers will be all over the place. But the most important answer is how you answer it yourself. Unfortunately, there are no definitive research that you can point to for the complete answer. […]

2018 election

N.H. voters send prohibitionists packing

Election results put legalization on the agenda for 2019 Last week, New Hampshire voters sent a strong message to Gov. Chris Sununu and the political establishment: it’s time to end marijuana prohibition! Although Sununu (a prohibitionist) won re-election, his margin of victory over legalization supporter Molly Kelly was smaller than anticipated. Most importantly, the Democratic […]

2018 election

Wisc.: Election brings new hope, but challenges remain

Local voters approve 13 medical marijuana and seven legalization measures; ask legislators to listen. Great news! On Election Day, around a million Wisconsin voters approved advisory questions on their ballots calling for more humane marijuana laws. More than half of the state’s population saw cannabis-related measures on their ballots, and every single one of the […]

2018 election

Connecticut: Voters put legalization on the agenda for 2019

Governor-elect Ned Lamont strongly supports ending marijuana prohibition; lawmakers will begin considering new bills in January Last week, Connecticut voters made it possible that marijuana prohibition will be brought to an end during the next legislative session. For the first time in history, Connecticut has voted elect a governor, Ned Lamont, who supports the legalization, […]

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns | NORML United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced that he is resigning, effective immediately, from the office of the Department of Justice. In both his tenure in Congress and as Attorney General, Sessions was a longstanding, vocal opponent of marijuana policy reform, who once opined, “Good people don’t smoke marijuana.” […]

Marijuana Reform Scores Big Wins in Midterms

Marijuana Reform Scores Big Wins in Midterms | NORML Marijuana reformers enjoyed numerous federal, state, and local victories on election night. Here are the highlights. STATE BALLOT INITIATIVES Florida: Sixty-three percent of Florida voters approved Amendment 4, which amends the state constitution to restore voting privileges to those with non-violent felony convictions – including tens of thousands […]

Illinois Cannabis Reform Candidates J.B. Pritzker, Kwame Raoul, Bob Morgan Cruise to Victory

Illinois Cannabis Reform Candidates J.B. Pritzker, Kwame Raoul, Bob Morgan Cruise to Victory | Kate Zawidzki Gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker, who has been a vocal supporter of legalizing, taxing, and regulating cannabis for adults’ use, appears to have handily won Illinois’s gubernatorial election. While official election results are still pending, both the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times reported […]

Voters in Ohio and Wisconsin Approve Municipal Reform Measures

Voters in Ohio and Wisconsin Approve Municipal Reform Measures | Paul Armentano Voters in Ohio and Wisconsin approved a series of binding and non-binding local marijuana reform initiatives on Election Day. In Ohio, voters in five cities — including Dayton (population 140,000) — approved municipal ordinances seeking to either eliminate or significantly reduce local fines and penalties […]

Could Chamomile and Cannabis Oil Kill Cancer Cells?

Did you know cancer is responsible for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? Or that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S? In 2015 alone, there were 8.8 million deaths globally attributed to cancer. Cancer is one of the biggest health crises we’re facing today. Affecting women, men, young, […]

About to cut down plant! Give up

I have been doing this grow for a few month from seed 1st of September was when it first popped out of the soil. This was my first grow witg a skunk special strain which is a Mexican x Columbia Sativa hybrid and has been a total pain. Onto now, flowering is in 7th or […]

Massachusetts’ First Legal Recreational Marijuana Sales to Occur on November 20

The first legal recreational marijuana sales in Massachusetts will take place on Tuesday, November 20. Two marijuana retail outlets were given the green light today to begin selling recreational marijuana next week. New England Treatment Access in Northampton and Cultivate Holdings in Leicester will become the first outlets to sale marijuana as part of the state’s legalization initiative (passed […]

non micronised sulphur as foliar spray?

is it possible to use non micronised powder type sulphur as effective foliar pesticide in veg? Would the micronisation of the powder bring any advantage except that eat dissolve more fastly?I only have access to non micronised sulphur, that is why Im askingthank you guysNovember 17, 2018 at 03:21AM How to fix your marijuana plant […]

Adult-Use Sales in 2 Massachusetts Shops to Begin on Nov. 20

By Bob Salsberg, The Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Two marijuana stores in Massachusetts were given the green light Nov. 16, 2018, to begin selling to recreational customers in week, making them the first commercial dispensaries in the eastern United States. Both stores — New England Treatment Access in Northampton and Cultivate Holdings in Leicester […]

Major help needed – WTF is causing this on the leaves?

TL;DR – What is causing this? —————————————- My apologies for the lighting – best I can do. But I think it’s good enough to give you the idea. I’ve googled marijuana plant problems and looked at leaf pics for days now and nothing is looking like this to me. Or I’m missing it being new. […]

How Cannabinoids Work: Part II – Paths Through the Body

Though medical cannabis research is expanding daily, for patients and their health-care professionals, it’s challenging to understand the interaction between many variables at play to determine dosages, the type of cannabis, and importantly, the delivery system. Even if you know exactly how much of an active ingredient such as THC you’re getting, how you take […]

CBD Isolate From the Internet: Is It Worth the High?

Wondering if buying hemp-derived CBD online is worth the time, money, & hype? I tried some products from different sites. Here’s how it went. The post CBD Isolate From the Internet: Is It Worth the High? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Will Hyde Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Concentrate Review: Savor the Power of Critical Concentrates’ Private Reserve OG

Critical Concentrates’ Private Reserve OG is a muscular extract with relaxing effects. Despite its power, there’s a sublime gracefulness to its earthy savor. In addition to its succulent, melt-in-your-mouth flavor, this budder-like extract integrates a complex array of compounds for our therapeutic benefit. Critical Concentrates is based in California and was anointed the winner at […]

Question the Cannasseur: What’s It like Working in Cannabis?

Despite still battling for legitimacy in the eyes of the Federal Government, marijuana is the fastest growing industry in the United States. While the cannabis industry didn’t just crop up overnight, there’s no doubt the job opportunities are booming. As the demand for cannabis continues to rise, so do the employment prospects. In fact, ZipRecruiter […]

Unique CBD Products for a Healthy Lifestyle

Boost your wellness and fitness routines with these CBD products that provide soothing relief for achey joints, insomnia, and more. The post Unique CBD Products for a Healthy Lifestyle appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Hannah Meadows Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…


‘Very, Very Rich Market’: Why Top Canadian Marijuana Companies All Have Their Eyes on Europe

Four of Canada’s largest cannabis companies reported earnings this week. While many investors anxiously awaited management’s outlook for the newly-legal recreational market at home, executives clearly wanted to talk up ambitions abroad. It’s not hard to see why. Projections for fully legal cannabis in Europe, for example, dwarf comparable North American estimates. The third edition […]

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $200 and Up

Looking for some truly over-the-top cannabis gear for the holidays? Whether you’re treating yourself or splurging for a loved one, these gifts are worth the spend. The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $200 and Up appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $100-$200

If you’re planning to go above and beyond when it comes to holiday shopping, make it count with some of these fantastic selections for your favorite cannabis afficianado. The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $100-$200 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $50-$100

If you’re looking to keep your spending under $100, there’s an embarrassment of awesome gifts that will put smiles on faces without putting pressure on your credit card.  The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $50-$100 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $25-$50

There’s a packed field of gifts for cannabis consumers of all stripes that show you care without breaking the bank. Here are some of our favorites! The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $25-$50 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Here’s Where Next House Speaker Stands On Marijuana Policy

The Nov. 6, 2018, elections are over, but Democrats in the House have already found themselves locked in another contentious race that could ultimately have big implications for marijuana legislation in the 116th Congress. Will Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California reclaim her seat as speaker of the House? Or will a coalition of frustrated lawmakers […]

How To Get Over Cannabis-Induced Anxiety

Most cannabis enthusiasts are well aware of the fact that weed can at times create feelings of anxiety, dread, and paranoia, ultimately leading to a less than pleasant experience. This is especially true when it comes to newbies who have yet to learn their limits or the notable differences between strains but even veterans can succumb […]

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: Under $25

From practical smoking supplies to flashy accessories, you’ll be surprised how many boxes you can check off your holiday cannabis shopping list for under $25. The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: Under $25 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

The Leafly 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

From stocking stuffers to shiny new toys guaranteed to get a “You shouldn’t have!”, Leafly’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide makes shopping for the cannabis lover in your life a breeze. The post The Leafly 2018 Holiday Gift Guide appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Once a Skeptic, Colorado Governor is Fine with Legalization

After the 2012 election, which saw Colorado become the first state to legalize marijuana, Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper said he probably would have reversed the vote if he had a magic wand. But with the perspective of a few years post-legalization, today he says he’d put that wand “back in the drawer.” “I’m not quite […]

Odd experience at Pain Management office

I went today to see a pain management doctor for long term back pain issues. This being my first time, there were a lot of forms to fill out, and I also had to give a urine sample to test for illicit drugs. I’m a regular cannabis user so I was somewhat nervous about giving […]

Nevada Collects a Record $8M in Marijuana Tax Revenues

LAS VEGAS (AP) — New Nevada tax data show marijuana revenues are continuing to grow and top records in the state. The Nevada Department of Taxation said Nov. 14, 2018, that marijuana tax revenues at the retail and wholesale levels generated $8.1 million in August 2018. That’s a new record, and $3.2 million higher than […]


Utah’s medical marijuana initiative is about to get swapped out with a compromise bill in the legislature

On Utah’s Capitol Hill, lawmakers are finalizing a bill that would replace Proposition 2, the medical marijuana ballot initiative approved by voters last week. Thursday morning, Fox 13 News learned TRUCE and others have retained attorney Rocky Anderson and are threatening a lawsuit over the involvement The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has had […]

Exploring the Potential Cannabis Crackdown in Colorado

The cannabis industry is evolving. Once an entirely black market is now legal in some form in over 50% of states in America. As we all know, Colorado was one of the trailblazers in the United States. As such, it receives quite a bit of attention from all interested parties. Some recent attention by state […]


Strainprint™ Technologies, Lumir Lab and Gynica announce clinical trial partnership establishing world’s first and largest database of medical cannabis effects on women

 Strainprint™ Technologies Ltd., the leader in cannabis data and analytics, today announced a partnership with Israeli research leaders, Lumir Lab and Gynica to conduct the world’s first international clinical study on the use of cannabis to treat endometriosis. Endometriosis, a condition where tissue from the uterine lining migrates to other organs inside the body affects roughly 180 million women worldwide. It […]

How Cannabinoids Work: Part I – Paths Into the Body

Researchers have made great strides in discovering how medical cannabis works in the body, but individual patients may still wonder how it can help them, and in what form and what dose. The journey to figuring out the answer can be frustrating, as even experienced medical cannabis consumers often don’t know the specifics when it […]

New Jersey Lawmakers to Vote on Marijuana Legalization This Month Says Senate President and Assembly Speaker

New Jersey lawmakers will vote later this month to advance legislation that would legalize marijuana, says Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin and Senate President Steve Sweeney. On Wednesday at the state League of Municipalities’ annual conference in Atlantic City Coughlin said he has enough in committee to pass a measure that would legalize marijuana for everyone […]

Strain Review: Give Thanks for OutCo’s Cookie Pucker

For millenials who dread the thought of having to carve turkey and avoid arguments with their crotchety relatives every year (that is most of us), Friendsgiving is the new Thanksgiving. The alternative seasonal gathering of friends over a potluck feast that may or may not adhere to Thanksgiving meal traditions has become a bigger deal […]

New Jersey Statehouse Leaders: We Have the Votes to Legalize

By Mike Catalina ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A vote on legalizing recreational cannabis in New Jersey’s Democratic-led Legislature is coming later in November 2018, the Assembly Speaker and Senate President said. The committee votes would inch forward the marijuana legislation that Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy promised during his campaign. But Senate President Steve Sweeney […]

U. of Mississippi Studies Marijuana to Treat Child Seizures

By Jeff Amy, The Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A study of whether ingredients extracted from marijuana can reduce seizures in children is moving ahead in Mississippi. The University of Mississippi Medical Center announced in early November 2018 that the six-month trial began in October 2018 after years of bureaucratic obstacles. The state Legislature […]

Buying CBD Online? Here’s How to Find the Right Site

The amount of websites selling CBD products can be stupefying. Here’s what to consider when trying to find the right one for you. The post Buying CBD Online? Here’s How to Find the Right Site appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Alaina Dorsey Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

The Best Cannabis Strains For Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving is only a short week away, we’ve put together a list of some of the best strains that enthusiasts can enjoy during the holiday. These strains are guaranteed to help you get through all of the parties, increase your appetite, and keep you relatively sane while you deal with family! Alaskan Thunder F*ck: […]


Oklahoma approves over 12,000 medical marijuana licenses

Less than four months after voters in Oklahoma legalized the use of medical marijuana, more than 12,000 patients have been approved for licenses by state regulators. Nearly 2,000 more licenses have been issued to cannabis businesses, according to a tweet from the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA). As of November 11, OMMA had issued 12,281 licenses […]


Cindy White

Information about Cindy White: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Cindy White is a staple in Colorado’s marijuana scene. As a top strain from The Green Solution, an award-winning medical dispensary, word of its efficacy spread fast. Soon enough, its fame propelled it to international shores – especially after The Seedsman distributed […]


Blue Alien

Information about Blue Alien: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time In the cannabis industry, Blue Alien is nothing like the imagined extraterrestrial being that abducts people to space. Instead, it is a pure Indica with equally impressive flavors and effects. In fact, taking a swig of its ‘sweet to taste, saccharine’ smoke […]


California LightWorks SolarSystem 1100 UVB

California LightWorks SolarSystem 1100 UVB: California LightWorks SolarSystem 1100 UVB: Power of Two All-In-One Lighting Product Lights, as important as they are in growing marijuana, can be quite troublesome. Plants require different kinds of lights for every growth stage. Growers would need to change the lights at least twice in one grow cycle. Not to […]


First cannabis lounge opens in Southern California

November 14, 2018,  California While blanket legalization of cannabis seems like an ideal and ultimate measure, many people living in the states where cannabis has been legalized often lament about the unavailability of public spaces for its consumption. Due to restrictions on public consumption of the strain, some even consider the entire exercise of legalization […]


FDA approves yet another strong opioid-based drug

November 14, 2018 Amid an ongoing opioid epidemic, the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the use of a new powerful opioid drug Dsuvia. According to medical experts, Dsuvia is 10 times stronger than a widely popular opioid formula Fentanyl. The primary constituent of Dsuvia is sufentanil. It is a highly potent intravenous painkiller […]

Illinois House Speaker Backs Governor-Elect on Legalization

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives said he supports Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker’s plans to legalize recreational cannabis and create a graduated income tax. Democratic Rep. Michael Madigan of Chicago said Nov. 13, 2018, that he’s had several “very friendly and very productive” conversations with Pritzker since the Democrat beat […]


Canada-wide Cannabis Shortages Could Last Years, Producers Warn

The supply shortages that have plagued many provinces in the first month of legal cannabis will likely persist for years, industry insiders say. Provinces including British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Quebec, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick have all reported varying degrees of shortages. New Brunswick was forced to temporarily close more than half its stores, […]

Sharpton Jokes About Attention Paid To Warren Marijuana Bill

At a conference focusing on legislation in the next Congress on Nov. 13, 2018, civil rights activist the Rev. Al Sharpton joked about the particular attention some attendees paid to a marijuana bill sponsored by Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts. Warren described the bipartisan legislation — which would let states implement legal cannabis […]

7 Essential Tips for Buying Hemp-Based CBD Products

There are many different hemp CBD products out there, but how do you sort through the noise? Here are some tips to find the right product. The post 7 Essential Tips for Buying Hemp-Based CBD Products appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Molly Brown Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…


The 10 Best Weed Box Subscriptions To Try In 2018

What could be better than getting a weed box chock-full of ganja-related goodies delivered right to your door? Nothing comes to mind. That’s the idea behind the subscription services that offer to put together a brand new weed box for you every month (or at least every few months). But what exactly is a weed […]

House Bills Would Protect Veterans’ Marijuana Use, VA Access

A bipartisan team of lawmakers planned to introduce a package of bills Nov. 14, 2018, aimed at reforming marijuana policies at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Just days after Veterans Day, Democratic Rep. Seth Moulton of Massachusetts and Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida are filing three pieces of legislation that seek to […]

Oklahoma Officials Issue Licenses to Over 650 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Over 1,000 Cultivators

Oklahoma voters legalized medical marijuana just a few months ago, but the state has already issued licensed to thousands of patients and hundreds of businesses. According to a recent tweet by the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA), the state has issued medical marijuana licenses to over 12,200 patients since the application process opened in late August. In […]

Three Super-Easy DIY Bongs

Most cannabis enthusiasts have run into the frustrating situation of having some herb on hand but nothing to smoke it out of. Whether it’s because you ran out of papers or wraps, can’t find your usual bowl, or recently broke your trusty bong, check out the below instructions for three very easy to make DIY […]

The Top Trending CBD Cannabis Strains

Searching for some fresh CBD strains? Here are the top trending CBD-dominant cannabis strains and where you can find them. The post The Top Trending CBD Cannabis Strains appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Dante Jordan Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Can CBD and Cannabis Help with Sunburn?

As a redhead who grew up at an altitude above 4500 feet, I have experienced more than my fair share of sunburns – like the blistering, literal color of lobster kinds – and have reached for the aloe vera gel or lotion, just to have something, anything, to please make my skin stop crawling and […]

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Don’t Be a Marijuana Mooch!

DON’T BE THE MOOCH. This morning when I went to the gym before work, I put on an NPR podcast that delved into the story of the FTC’s bust of David Diamond. Diamond is an infamous Angeleno who defrauded hundreds of people via telemarketing scams. In the podcast, the interviewee does a great job of […]


The world’s first seed to sale, patient to regulator, medical cannabis data solution is here

Secondary industries can quite often do surprisingly well as often there is less competition. Global Cannabis Applications Corp. (CSE: APP | OTCQB: FUAPF) (“GCAC”) is a global leader in designing, developing, marketing and acquiring innovative data technologies for the cannabis industry. They are doing this by applying artificial intelligence, blockchain, and cryptocurrency to improve cannabis health sciences, under […]


Eaze expands delivery of nonpsychoactive cannabis across U.S.

Cannabis delivery service Eaze said Wednesday it will start shipping nonpsychoactive cannabinol products across the U.S., expanding deliveries of what analysts predict could be a $22 billion market.  The San Francisco-based app is already selling what’s known as CBD products, which offer pain relief without the high, in California. The new service through its Eaze Wellness marketplace will expand deliveries to 41 states including Washington […]

CBD Oil for Pets Is a Fast-Growing Industry

It’s a known fact that interest in medical marijuana has been growing in Canada over the last few years. More research has contributed to an ever-growing body of knowledge, and changing attitudes towards cannabis have started to break down some of the stigma patients experience. Go to Source Author: Administrator Puffin’ On Some Good New?! […]


ICED Grapefruit

Information about ICED Grapefruit: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Female Seeds is a pioneer in the field of cannabis industry. The breeders created the first seeds that produced an all-female batch. However, its fame does not only come from its guaranteed great grow. Its ICED Grapefruit, for example, is popular for […]



Information about Hurkle: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time TGA Subcool Seeds is responsible for many of the famous THC-laden strains that are found in the cannabis industry today. Though its products are mostly used for recreation, its founders were actually a small group of medical growers that designed strains to provide […]

Q+A: How Can Marijuana be a Safe Pain Medicine for Seniors?

Question: I’ve got a very hip grandma and she wants to share my weed for relief from her aches and pains. Is marijuana safe for seniors? Answer: Grandma’s not alone. Marijuana use is booming among the baby boomer generation. According to one demographic analysis, consumption of marijuana by Americans 65 and older increased by 250 […]

Canadians, Get Ready for Vape Pens, Edibles to Elevate You

Think back to a moment in your life when you tried something spectacular for the very first time. This could be chocolate, getting your first paycheck, or even sex. The feelings that accompanied the event were almost as intoxicating as the act itself: palpable anticipation, unbridled excitement, and in many cases, extreme satisfaction when it […]

ilo™ Just Changed Everything You Thought You Knew About Vaporizing Canna

PORTLAND, OR – November 13, 2018 – ilo™ Vapor proudly announces the launch of DabTabs™, a revolutionary, patent-pending product that stands to change how cannabis is consumed. DabTabs offer an unprecedented solution for true cannabinoid vaporization via a convenient portable ‘tablet’ that acts as storage system for full spectrum extracts, concentrates and distillates offering precisely […]

Texas Lawmaker Files Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana

Possessing small amounts marijuana would no longer come with the threat of jail time if a Texas Democratic representative — and the state’s Republican Party — have their way. The pre-filing period for the upcoming legislative session, which begins in January 2019, kicked off Nov. 12, 2018, and one of the first bills put forward […]


Weed May Play a Role in Weight Loss

Studies have shown that cannabis users are less obese than non-users. Scientists are trying to figure out why. The day cannabis became legal in Canada, media coverage included jokes about grocery stores selling out of Doritos and tales about a plucky Girl Guide selling out of cookies outside of a dispensary. Amusing though they may […]

Michelle Obama Recounts Her Teen Marijuana Use In New Memoir

Former first lady Michelle Obama got candid in her new memoir, “Becoming,” which includes a brief admission that she smoked marijuana as a teen. In the book, released Nov. 13, 2018, Obama reminisces about her youthful transgressions, at one point writing that she and a high school boyfriend named David “fooled around and smoked pot […]

Weed Recipes: ‘Baked’ Banana Bread

Check out this easy to follow recipe for making your very own delicious cannabis infused banana bread. With this new twist to a classic that is perfect for Fall, you’ll be able to have this special bread as a snack, dessert, or even as an appetizer and it is great at anytime as part of […]

Elevate the Mood With These CBD Infused Lubes

These CBD lubes utilize the properties of CBD to increase blood flow and heighten sensitivity to provide a more pleasurable experience. The post Elevate the Mood With These CBD Infused Lubes appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Janelle Lassalle Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…


Aurora Stock Falls as Earnings Show Cannabis Company’s Investments Are Still the Big Earners

Marketing costs doubled ahead of Canadian marijuana legalization, but medical pot still the bulk of Aurora’s business. Massive demand for marijuana and a scramble to capitalize on adult recreational legalization in Canada generated more revenue for Aurora Cannabis Inc. but cost the company millions, according to quarterly results reported Monday. Aurora ACB, -3.02% ACB, -2.61% […]


California Cannabis Development Agreements: Part Three

You get what you negotiate in development agreements. This is the third post in our three-part series on development agreements in California. In our first post we provide an overview of the use (and misuse) of development agreements in the cannabis industry. The second post breaks down the basics of development agreement laws. Here, we will […]


New study on medical cannabis for pets ‘will hopefully contribute to legalization everywhere’

One of the hottest topics in cannabis culture today is letting pets use pot, writes Sara Ritchie. As more people are looking for more natural treatments for their healthcare, many pet owners are hearing about the potential benefits that cannabis offers and wondering if it can be applicable for their furry friends. Civilized recently spoke with Samantha Wormser – […]

Cannabis & ‘Muggles’: An Etymology

Did you know “muggle” once referred to joints? Read the history of the word “muggle” and how it went from marijuana to magic. The post Cannabis & ‘Muggles’: An Etymology appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Ellen Komp Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…


Flaming Cookies

Information about Flaming Cookies: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time In spite of its name, Flaming Cookies is not a baked good and neither is it up in flames. Although, it does leave users feeling baked when consumed excessively. In moderation, however, it produces a pleasantly uplifting and totally relaxing high. CannaVenture […]

Is There a Difference Between Ash Catchers and Pre-Coolers?

As a cannabis connoisseur, you’ve probably heard of both an ash-catcher and a precooler. On the surface they both look like the same thing, and most people (including myself) seem to use the two terms interchangeably. Is there a difference between an ash catcher and a pre-cooler? What is the difference (if there is any)? […]



Information about Bluniverse: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Bluniverse is a highly sought-after strain. Not only for its impressive potency, but also because of its cerebral effects and fruit-flavored terpene profile. In fact, a single puff of its delicious smoke is enough to send the most seasoned users on a high-flying […]


Transition in the Attorney General’s Office and Cannabis

November 12, 2018 Jeff Sessions was once considered a key companion of President Trump. But we all know how political affiliations and friendships can go sour over any issue. Sourness seeped in between the camaraderie of Sessions and Trump after the former’s recusal from the Mueller investigation. Since then, things haven’t been the same between the […]

With Pete Sessions Out, Veterans May Get Marijuana They Need

It’s one of the most pressing questions coming out of the Nov. 6, 2018, election: Now that Republican U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions has been defeated by Democrat Colin Allred in North Texas, will the House Rules Committee finally get back to passing meaningful cannabis legislation? Before Sessions lost in the 2018 midterm election, he was […]

Texas Medical Marijuana Advocates Send Pete Sessions Packing

Something remarkable for the future of cannabis is happening in the Lone Star state. Texas Republicans and Democrats moved together in unusual harmony to put cannabis reform in a place it’s never been before: on the table. The Nov. 6, 2018, election put the change in real terms: 19 female African-American judges were elected in […]

U.S. Government Seeking Research into Cannabinoids, Terpenes

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) — the marijuana compound known for getting you high — is the most well-know cannabis constituent. In recent years, cannabidiol (CBD) has garnered attention for its non-intoxicating medicinal properties. Now, the federal government is recruiting researchers to investigate how the dozens of other lesser-known cannabinoids and terpenes work and whether they can treat […]

Easier Marijuana Access Could Be a Winner in Democratic Wave

By David A. Lieb and Geoff Mulvhill, The Associated Press From New York to New Mexico, residents in a number of states can expect a leftward push for expanded health-care coverage, gun control, education funding and legalized recreational marijuana as Democrats who gained new or stronger powers in the midterm elections seek to put their […]

Study: Marijuana Would Provide 24,000 Jobs, $1B to Illinois

Illinois voters just elected a new governor who supports legalizing, regulating, and taxing marijuana — and a new study indicates that the state would reap significant economic benefits if lawmakers follow through in 2019. According to an analysis from the Illinois Economic Policy Institute and the Project for Middle Class Renewal at the University of […]

7 Pioneers of Cannabis’ CBD Movement

In an industry long fixated on THC, these chemists, breeders, and growers brought attention to CBD and its many medical benefits. The post 7 Pioneers of Cannabis’ CBD Movement appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Trevor Hennings Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

5 Beginner-Friendly Disposable CBD Vape Pens

If you’re new to cannabis & CBD, finding the right vape pen can be very confusing. Here are some of the best places to start. The post 5 Beginner-Friendly Disposable CBD Vape Pens appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Janelle Lassalle Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…


Cannabis Edibles, Drinks Will Mark ‘2nd Wave’ of Legalization

Producers developing new products ahead of next October. Now that recreational cannabis is legal in Canada, producers are looking forward to what they’re calling the “second wave” of legalization — edibles, drinks and vaping products expected to become legal starting next year. Bruce Linton, the founder and co-CEO of Canopy Growth, said new products developed […]

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Police Threaten Seizure but Refuse Arrest Despite Obvious Breaking of Provincial Cannabis Act

CANNABIS CULTURE – On a day reserved to remember those who fought and died for freedom, Cannabis Culture founder Marc Emery took to the streets of Montreal in protest of Quebec’s Cannabis Regulation Act.  “I’m trying to get charged. Please call the authorities. There’s a menace on the loose promoting freedom of expression,” Marc joked. The police […]

McConnell: Farm Bill Would Legalize Hemp in US

The Senate majority leader gave his “guarantee” that the congressional farm bill will include a provision to legalize hemp. The post McConnell: Farm Bill Would Legalize Hemp in US appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How Cannabis Can Help Veterans

It’s no secret that veteran affairs in the United States could use an upgrade in several categories. Perhaps one of the most important areas needing improvement is one that is not currently covered under any veteran benefits or services – safe access to medical cannabis. Cannabis has shown to help greatly in those suffering from […]


Marijuana use rises among American baby boomers

The 1960s and 70s saw a surge in the popularity of marijuana use among young Americans. Now, decades later, that hippie generation is over age 60, and they’re turning back to weed. Except now, many of them, like Louisianian Dee Dee Chatelain, say its not about getting high, but about treating chronic pain. “My problem […]



Information about Bubblicious: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Bubble Gum is among the most famous strains in the cannabis industry. In fact, it is even considered a classic by many long-time enthusiasts and has garnered numerous awards for its one-of-a-kind candy flavors and uplifting head high. In honor of the legendary […]


Dark Side of the Moon

Information about Dark Side of the Moon: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time In 1973, Pink Floyd releases its eighth studio album ‘Dark Side of the Moon.’ Immediately, it became such a hit among the masses that it even spent 741 weeks on the album chart. It is among the most celebrated […]


Bryan’s Nine Strain Wonders in Different Growing Mediums

Bryan’s Nine Strain Wonders in Different Growing Mediums: Bryan and His Nine Strains Germination Phase Vegetation Phase Flowering Phase Practice Makes Perfect In this grow journal, Bryan tells the story of the nine different strains he grew using two growing mediums. He started with ten, half in soil while the rest in hydro. Another twist […]

Democratic state gains may mean tighter gun, looser pot laws

From New York to New Mexico, residents in a number of states can expect a leftward push for expanded health care coverage, gun control, education funding and legalized recreational marijuana as Democrats who gained new or stronger powers in the midterm elections seek to put their stamp on public policy. While Republicans remain in charge […]

Veterans’ Advocates Want Cannabis to Serve Those Who Served

Randy Madden was in a bad place when he returned from Iraq after more than four years of serving in the U.S. Army. “When I first got back, I was miserable, I was yelling at a lot of people,” Madden, 36, told “[I] started isolating myself.” Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Madden is […]


Uncertainty Abounds in Defining “Commercial Cannabis Activity” under California’s New Rules

We’ve got a lot of questions for the BCC right now. Last month, California’s regulatory agencies charged with writing commercial cannabis rules released new modifications to the final rules proposed in July. The Bureau of Cannabis Control’s (BCC) proposed modifications contained some of the most dramatic changes, including what would effectively be an outright ban […]


Pineapple Super Silver Haze

Information about Pineapple Super Silver Haze: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time It is difficult to find fault in a strain like Pineapple Super Silver Haze. Its structure alone is enough to bring novelty to its name as it is among the few pure Sativas in the market today. Moreover, it perfectly […]


Purple Champagne

Information about Purple Champagne: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time No other bud is quite like Purple Champagne. It entices users with striking purples, pinks, and blues against a complementary backdrop of olive greens. Meanwhile, its tantalizing scent and berry-flavored terpene profile burst in the palate as soon as it is drawn […]


ILGM Purple Haze, Gold Leaf and Sour Diesel for Ds401

ILGM Purple Haze, Gold Leaf and Sour Diesel for Ds401: ILGM Purple Haze, Gold Leaf and Sour Diesel Vegetation Phase Flowering Phase Keeping It Simple There are times when growers tend to over exaggerate all things related to growing. They tend to buy the most extravagant tents, nutrients, and even soils for their marijuana plants. […]

Twitter Lights Up Before, During, and After Weed Won Nov. 6

What’s in a tweet? Twitter is a sociopolitical arena where activists, politicians, journalists, entertainers, and the masses do battle 280 characters at a time. The election was no exception. While the election didn’t exactly provide the blue wave liberals had hoped for — though Democrats won back the House of Representatives and female candidates delivered […]

Is Smoking Cannabis Before Surgery Dangerous?

There is pretty much nothing more anxiety-inducing than getting surgery that requires anesthesia. “I’ll just smoke a little marijuana beforehand,” you might reason, “to calm myself down.” Stop right there. Consuming cannabis before surgery can put you at a higher risk for complications both during and after the procedure. To help you stay safe during […]


Washington State Regulates CBD Additives as Used in Marijuana Products

Earlier this year, the Washington Legislature passed House Bill 2334 (the “Bill”) into law. The Bill allows licensed marijuana producers and processors to use cannabidiol (CBD) from a source not licensed by the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB). The Bill defines a “CBD product” as “any product containing or consisting of cannabidiol” and would permit […]


Fruit Punch

Information about Fruit Punch: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Skunk #1, Haze, and Northern Lights are all legends in the world of cannabis. Each are different in terms of structure. The first, for example, is a well-balanced hybrid while the latter are two pure strains that each lean toward different sides […]



Information about Omega: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Omega is a well-balanced strain that, in spite of its popularity, is highly elusive. Its THC levels average at 26% with a head high during that brings users to soaring new heights. But, during the comedown, cradles users gently with a soothing body […]


Spectrum King SK602 LED Grow Light 120v

Spectrum King SK602 LED Grow Light 120v: Spectrum King SK602 LED An Excellent Fit With numerous lighting options to choose from, figuring out which LED grow light work best for cannabis cultivation can be quite confusing. A good full spectrum grow light should cover all the wavelengths of light a plant requires. It should also […]


Jeff Sessions Resigns as the Attorney General of the United States

November 09, 2018, United States Since assuming the federal reign, Trump administration has been going through a never-ending transition on key administrative roles. The president is often criticized for these abrupt terminations and nominations. However, the latest change among federal ranks has been celebrated by many, particularly the cannabis proponents of the country. It has […]


Sales of Recreational Weed Might Start in Washington D.C. Soon

November 09, 2018, Washington D.C. Muriel Browser, the Democrat mayor of Washington D.C. has been reelected to her office. And with that she has announced its intention to introduce legislation for the legalization of adult-use marijuana in the district. Experts are of the opinion that the announcement from the mayor is an upshot of the […]

Utah latest state to legalize medical pot, expand Medicaid

SALT LAKE CITY — Voters in conservative Utah have decided to join the growing number of states legalizing medical marijuana and expanding Medicaid to cover tens of thousands more low-income residents, two issues that had long stalled out with conservative state lawmakers. Utah will be on the list of more than 30 states allowing patients […]


What Trump’s New AG Means for the Cannabis Industry

Tuesday’s election will have major short- and long-term effects on marijuana policy. In the immediate sense, Michigan became the 10th state to legalize marijuana for adults, while successful ballot measures in Missouri and Utah brings the total number of states with medical marijuana laws on the books to 33. Numerous pro-legalization candidates were also elected […]

California Rules May Black Out ‘White-Label’ Canna-preneurs

Marilyn Robinson is a solo entrepreneur who found recognition and business success with Lizzy Tish, her line of artisanal THC-infused cookies she sold through Los Angeles dispensaries and at  private events. The former fashion designer from Los Angeles, California, began selling her tins of shortbread cookies last year and was preparing to enter into a […]

Thai Lawmakers Back Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Legalizing what used to be regarded strictly as a dangerous drug would make Thailand a trailblazer in Asia. The post Thai Lawmakers Back Legalizing Medical Marijuana appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: The Associated Press Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Massachusetts Dispensary Days Away from 1st Adult-Use Sales

By Bob Salsberg NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — With its youthful vibe and eclectic mix of culture, a small Massachusetts city seems a logical site for the nation’s first legal recreational cannabis sales east of Colorado. An existing medical marijuana dispensary in Northampton — nestled in Massachusetts’ scenic Pioneer Valley — plans to open its doors […]

Midwest May Be Next Frontier For U.S. Marijuana Legalization

Michigan fully legalized marijuana, Missouri voted to allow medical cannabis, and Democrats picked up four gubernatorial seats in the Midwest on Nov. 6, 2018. What does that say about the future of marijuana reform in the region? With the gubernatorial wins of Democrats Gretchen Whitmer in Michigan, J. B. Pritzker in Illinois, Tim Walz in […]

Reclaim the Weekend With Sunday Scaries CBD Gummies

Are you ready for the week? Sunday Scaries CBD gummies are designed to combat jitters and anxiety associated with the end of the weekend. The post Reclaim the Weekend With Sunday Scaries CBD Gummies appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Some Marijuana Votes That Got Less Attention on Election Day

For good reason, there was a lot of excitement among marijuana reform advocates after the Nov. 6, 2018 election. Three states — Missouri, Utah, and Michigan — passed measures legalizing cannabis for medical or adult use, after all. But there were also a few smaller cannabis-related measures on state and local ballots that haven’t received […]


How Cannabis Fared in the California Elections

As we wrote on Tuesday, the midterm elections were monumental for cannabis: Michigan voters approved of a proposal legalizing recreational marijuana for adult use, Utah and Missouri will soon establish medical marijuana regimes, and Texas Representative and marijuana antagonist Pete Sessions lost to a Democrat. All in all, Tuesday was a good day at the […]


North Dakota Rejects Legalization; Michigan Passes It, But Opposition Vows Local and Legal Battles After a hotly contested year of campaigning, Smart Approaches to Marijuana Action (SAM Action) and its affiliates went one for one in ballot initiatives. In North Dakota, voters overwhelmingly defeated legalization, while in Michigan, a late surge of funds from Big […]


Inside one of Australia’s first legal cannabis farms

Australia’s first cannabis farms are expected to be providing medical marijuana by next year. Medifarm, located in the Sunshine Coast, opened its doors to reporters recently to show the healthy plants in their facility. “I know what this plant can do, my neighbour was cured,” Medifarm master grower Steffen Kraushaar said. “So I dedicated my career […]


Pie Face OG

Information about Pie Face OG: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time The Pie Face game is one that is filled with suspense and anticipation. Players take turn on the toy and wait for the next victim who gets splat with whipped cream in the face all in the name of good fun. […]


Poochie Love

Information about Poochie Love: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Dog Shit is among the most famous strains of the cannabis industry. Its potent Sativa effects boggle the mind and brings users to soaring new heights. Sadly, despite its promise of an uplifting cerebral buzz, many keep from even trying the bud […]


Utahans approve the legalization of medical marijuana

November 08, 2018, Utah In the midterms, Utahans have changed the future landscape of cannabis in the state by voting yes on Proposition 2. With the voters’ approval of the initiative, medical marijuana has become legal in the state. The legalization of the strain for medical uses is indeed a big win for cannabis advocates […]


Three More States Approve Marijuana

Three More States Approve Marijuana : Legalization Matters 2018 US Marijuana Election Results It’s an election year in America, and once again marijuana was on the ballot. Four states voted on marijuana, while many others listed candidates with a clear stance on marijuana legislation. Legalization Matters Don’t live in Missouri, Utah, Michigan or North Dakota? […]

Strain Review: There She Is, Miss USA by California Bud Co.

From a sun-soaked, state-of-the-art indoor grow facility in California’s Salinas Valley — known as the “salad bowl of the world” for its ideal growing climate for vegetable crops — comes California Bud Company’s Miss USA, an unforgettably vibrant strain that lives up to its parent company’s slogan of “cultivating happiness.” Both relaxing and invigorating, fruity […]

Study Says “CBD Shows Similar Efficacy in the Severe Pediatric Epilepsies to Other Antiepileptic Drugs”

Cannabidiol (CBD) “shows similar efficacy in the severe paediatric epilepsies to other antiepileptic drugs”,  states a new meta-study published by the journal Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, and epublished by the National Institute of Health.” “There are hundreds of compounds found in the marijuana plant, each contributing differently to the antiepileptic and psychiatric effects”, states […]

Marijuana Got More Votes Than These Politicians On Nov. 6

Marijuana initiatives passed in three out of the four states where they were put before voters on Tuesday. A new Marijuana Moment analysis shows that in many cases these cannabis proposals did better than other ballot measures or candidates for major office who appeared on the same ballot. Michigan In Michigan, 55.9 percent of voters […]

Linalool, a Terpene Found in LaCroix and in Weed, Explained

It’s been a rough year for LaCroix. National Beverage Corp., the company behind everyone’s favorite bubbly, memeable mystery water, was hit with a class-action lawsuit on Oct. 8, 2018, for including linalool, a terpene that’s commonly used in cockroach poison. The lawsuit, which according to a CBS News report alleges that National Beverage is “intentionally […]

The Ins & Outs Of Buying Cheap Cannabis

Nowadays, almost everyone is looking for ways to save their hard earned cash. From collecting coupons, joining discount clubs, shopping exclusively during sales, or shopping for non-brand name products, folks have been going the extra mile in order to hopefully save a buck or two. This also holds true when it comes to legal cannabis […]

Cannabis Legalization Introduced in Mexico Senate

A week after Mexico’s Supreme Court struck down prohibition, a senator has submitted a bill to legalize cannabis and allow its commercial sale. The post Cannabis Legalization Introduced in Mexico Senate appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Ben Adlin Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Veterans Continue Their Long March for Access to Marijuana

Roger Martin, a U.S. Army veteran from the Vietnam era and a former police officer, was addicted to OxyContin and Ambien, which he used for years to treat injuries sustained while in military service. Now Martin heads an organization that ships medical cannabis and hemp-based cannabidiol (CBD) products for free to veterans and first responders […]

Nov. 6 Was Great for Marijuana Legalization, Justice Reform

By David Crary Even in deep-red states, voters on Nov. 6, 2018 embraced an array of liberal-backed ballot measures such as expanding Medicaid, targeting gerrymandering, boosting minimum wages, and legalizing marijuana use. The results heartened left-of-center activists, who see a path going forward for circumventing Republican-controlled legislatures. With the new Congress deeply split along partisan […]


Thursday, November 8, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily HeadlinesThursday, November 8, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Trump Fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Leafly) // Massachusetts just gave final approval to 2 marijuana labs. Here’s what that means for dispensaries opening. ( // Pritzker to legalize recreational marijuana in Illinois ‘nearly right away’ (My Stateline)     Protest […]

When Will Concentrates and Edibles Be Legally Available in Canada?

On October 17, 2018, Canada became the second nation in the world to legalize adult use cannabis consumption. After several setbacks, Canada joined Uruguay in allowing its citizens to consume cannabis in an array of consumption methods. That said, several sticking points remain. When it comes to the sale of edibles and concentrates, both have […]

After long wait, 1st legal marijuana shops on East Coast to open

By Bob Salsberg, The Associated Press NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — With its youthful vibe and eclectic mix of culture, a small Massachusetts city seems a logical site for the nation’s first legal recreational marijuana sales east of Colorado. An existing medical marijuana dispensary in Northampton — nestled in Massachusetts’ scenic Pioneer Valley — plans to open its […]

7 Products to Boost Your Whole Plant Wellness Routine

THC and CBD can be used in many different ways. These products can help you balance your routine & get your daily dose of whole plant medicine. The post 7 Products to Boost Your Whole Plant Wellness Routine appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Elizabeth Enochs Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…


California Intellectual Property Licensing: Our Comments to the Bureau of Cannabis Control

These proposed BCC regulations would be a mistake. As we’ve been blogging about for the last couple of weeks, the Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) recently released modifications to the proposed regulations for cannabis licensees, one of which effectively prohibits all licensing, white labeling and manufacturing agreements between two parties where one of those parties […]


Colorado study: Elders and marijuana

Many patients in a survey of people 65 and older in Colorado found marijuana effective for pain, a geriatric medicine specialist said. “This was just a survey, so drawing conclusions about the benefits of marijuana use are limited,” said Gretchen Orosz, a doctor in geriatric medicine at the University of Colorado’s UCHealth Primary Care Clinic. The […]


Elders and marijuana: A Colorado study

Many patients in a survey of people 65 and older in Colorado found marijuana effective for pain, a geriatric medicine specialist said. “This was just a survey, so drawing conclusions about the benefits of marijuana use are limited,” said Gretchen Orosz, a doctor in geriatric medicine at the University of Colorado’s UCHealth Primary Care Clinic. The […]


Blue Persuasion

Information about Blue Persuasion: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time The Botany Unlimited Design and Supply or BUDS Pasco is a pioneer in Washington’s cannabis market. Besides their stunning recreational line, the company also gained its reputation for producing some of the ‘cleanest’ flowers in the market using their patented hydroponics system. […]


Cherry Durban Poison

Information about Cherry Durban Poison: Effects Fragrance Flavors Adverse reactions Medical Growing Flowering time Named after the port city in South Africa from where it originated from, Durban Poison is a well-regarded high energy strain. Using it as a genetic base, breeders from all over the world has spawned dozens of hybrids, some of which […]


Active Aqua Premium White Flood Table 4’ x 8’

Active Aqua Premium White Flood Table 4’ x 8’: Active Aqua Premium White Flood Table Transferring Plants to a Flood and Drain System Convenience A major benefit of the flood and drain system is the ability to grow cannabis using any growing medium, may it be clay, soil, coco or mapito. Growing in and moving […]


Mexican Supreme Court rules the prohibition of personal recreational marijuana unconstitutional

November 07, 2018, Mexican Last week, Mexico’s Supreme Court set an important judicial precedent in connection with the legalization of adult-use cannabis. The apex court has formally declared marijuana prohibition a contravention of the country’s constitutional provisions. The decision serves as a timely reminder for the country’s legislature to legalize the use of cannabis for […]


Cannabis Black Market Focuses on Online Stores

These illegal outfits have exploited delays that have plagued the Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS) since legalization of recreational marijuana arrived on Oct. 17, offering a more convenient and affordable alternative. Offering marijuana for a fraction of the price, edible products and faster delivery, black market businesses are competing head to head with Ontario’s government-run online […]

Marijuana Reformers Rejoicing After Several Nov. 6 Victories

Cannabis advocacy groups and industry supporters weighed in on the new legal and political terrain created by the election Nov. 6, 2018. Most are calling the results a major victory now that Michigan became the tenth state to legalize recreational cannabis and Utah and Missouri legalized medicinal cannabis. The wins shouldn’t be surprising, given the […]


Ontario Cannabis Store Staffing Shrouded in Mystery

Neither OCS nor Ford government will say how many people working for pot retailer. The Ford government and its online marijuana retailer are refusing to provide basic factual information about staffing levels at the Ontario Cannabis Store and its warehouse, raising questions about the reasons behind its delays in shipping pot. All of Ontario’s legal […]

Where Jeff Sessions’ Successor Stands On Marijuana Policy

Anti-marijuana U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions tendered his resignation Nov. 7, 2018, one day after Republicans lost control of the House. That left cannabis policy observers scrambling to find out where the temporary replacement at the top of the Department of Justice, Sessions’ Chief of Staff Matthew Whitaker, stands on marijuana. Here’s what Marijuana Moment […]

Marijuana Ballot Measures Pass in Three States as Midterm Elections Pave the Way for Progress in 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The 2018 midterm elections represent a major victory for marijuana policy reform advocates and the legal cannabis industry. Voters in Michigan approved a ballot measure Tuesday that will make cannabis legal and regulated for adults, making it the first Midwest state to legalize cannabis and setting the stage for regulated businesses to replace the illicit […]

How To Pick Out Quality Cannabis

Buying cannabis regularly can get expensive so you always want to make sure that you are getting the most bang for your buck, especially when trying out new strains that you may not be too familiar with. While legalization efforts and the many dispensaries that have popped up as a result make choosing good quality […]

It’s Not Binding, But Wisconsinites Favor Legal Marijuana

Voters in 16 counties across Wisconsin have signaled strong support for marijuana reform, voting in the affirmative on advisory questions asking whether voters approve of various legalization and decriminalization policies. The advisory questions were non-binding, meaning that they won’t translate into actual policy changes. Rather, the purpose of the questions is to gauge public sentiment, […]

North Dakota Voters Reject Marijuana Legalization Measure

North Dakota voters rejected a measure to fully legalize marijuana Election Day Nov. 6, 2018. With 100 percent of precincts reporting, the initiative, Measure 3, was rejected 59 percent to 41 percent. Under the proposed law, adults 21 and older would no longer have been subjected to criminal penalties for growing, consuming, selling or distributing […]

Missouri Voters Approve Medical Marijuana Measure

One of three medical marijuana legalization initiatives on the Missouri ballot passed Election Day Nov. 6, 2018, while two other competing initiatives have failed. With 100 percent of precincts reporting, the initiative, Amendment 2, was approved 66 percent  to 34 percent. The fight to legalize in Missouri was complicated in 2018 after three initiatives qualified […]

Utah Voters Approve Medical Marijuana Legalization

Utah voters approved a measure to legalize medical marijuana Election Day Nov. 6, 2018. With 74 percent of precincts reporting, the initiative, Proposition 2, is up 53 percent to 47 percent, and NBC News and other outlets have projected it passed. BREAKING: Fox 13 is projecting that Prop 2, the medical marijuana initiative, will pass. […]

5 Ohio Cities Decriminalize Marijuana

Five out of six Ohio cities that had local marijuana decriminalization measures on the Nov. 6, 2018, ballot have passed the initiatives, including in the state’s sixth-largest  city. Decriminalization passed in Dayton, Fremont, Norwood, Oregon and Windham. Voters in Garrettsville rejected the local measure, though. Currently, getting caught possessing up to 200 grams, or about […]

Michigan Voters Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana

Michigan voters approved a measure to fully legalize marijuana Election Day Nov. 6, 2018,, making it the first state in the Midwest to allow retail cannabis sales for adults 21 and older. As of 2:30 p.m. Central time Nov. 7, 2018, the Michigan Secretary of State’s unofficial tally from 82 of 83 counties has Proposal […]