Apr 26 7:00am Sensi Seeds Blog
The second wave of the Classic Redux Series is here! Another four new cannabis seed strains are now available, bringing yet more original Sensi Seed Bank varieties to a whole new generation of growers in formats that utilize the most modern advantages of cannabis cultivation. Discover new legends waiting to be grown! The post The Classic Redux Series continues with four new cannabis strains appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog.
Apr 26 6:12am HempToday
HempToday Hemp study from U.S. on tap at EIHA U.S.-based research about diseases common to the hemp plant will be presented during this year’s European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) conference, June 7-8 in Cologne,... Hemp study from U.S. on tap at EIHA HempToday...
Apr 26 5:16am HempToday
HempToday Key decision looms for Australia, N. Zealand The governments of Australia and New Zealand will consider freeing up their respective hemp food markets at a meeting tomorrow. A bilateral Ministerial Forum on... Key decision looms for Australia, N. Zealand HempToday...
Apr 25 6:41pm TheJointBlog
In the largest dismissal of convictions in U.S. history, Massachusetts has thrown out more than 21,000 drug convictions linked to a former state chemist who admitted to faking test results. The convictions were overturned by the Massachusetts Supreme Court several years after former chemist Annie Dookhan admitted to faking test results in 2013. The court … Continue reading » The post Massachusetts Supreme Court Throws Out Over 21,000 Drug Convictions appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 25 6:11pm Leafly
Victoria, Australia’s first state to legalize medical cannabis, harvested its first crop last year. Here's where it's headed. The post The Fate of Victoria’s First Legal Cannabis Crop appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 5:30pm Marijuana
Although the government of Canada is in the process of legalizing adult-use marijuana, at times it can be hard to tell. Legalization was a major campaign promise for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, however, his refusal to decriminalize the plant in the interim has been widely criticized. This dissidence has come from members of the opposition [...]...
Apr 25 5:19pm STUFF STONERS LIKE
Ever asked can i donate blood if i smoke weed? Well with Wold Blood Day approaching can you donate blood if you smoke weed? Here's what you need to know. The post Can You Donate Blood If You Smoke Weed appeared first on STUFF STONERS LIKE.
Apr 25 4:55pm Leafly
There are many ways Airbnb hosts can accommodate cannabis-friendly guests, so we asked veteran hosts to share some of their best 420-friendly tips. The post 10 Easy Ways to Make Your AirBnb 420-Friendly appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 4:55pm Leafly
Travelers to legal states often turn to Airbnb for lodging that allows them to consume in compliance with local laws. But is this really allowed? The post What is AirBnb’s Cannabis Policy? appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 4:35pm TheJointBlog
Americans for Tax Reform, one of the largest conservative groups in the country, has sent a letter to lawmakers urging a change in federal tax laws in regards to marijuana. Congressman Curbelo (R-Fla.) and Congressman Blumenauer (R-Ore.) have introduced House Resolution 1810, the Small Business Tax Equity Act of 2017, which would remove the inequities … Continue reading » The post Americans for Tax Reform Endorses Allowing Legal Marijuana Businesses to Take Tax Deductions appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 25 4:09pm Leafly
Learn what a gravity bong is, how it works, and follow a quick and easy guide on how to make your own version using household materials. The post What Is a Gravity Bong and How Do You Make One? appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 4:01pm Marijuana
The first time Susan smoked pot, she was 16. It was the fall of 1965, and she was hanging out in the lobby of the newly built Inn on the Park, where singer/songwriter Bob Dylan was holed up while in town for a concert at Massey Hall. “You know, the one where he went electric, [...]...
Apr 25 2:44pm Leaf Science
For those who don’t smoke or vape but still want to get the health benefits of cannabis, juicing raw cannabis might be the answer. Raw... The post Cannabis Juicing: Uses, Effects and Best Recipes appeared first on Leaf Science.
Apr 25 2:25pm Marijuana World News
Everyone now knows that weed is doing a lot more than simply getting people high. Here is a list of 15 shocking weed statistics you will find very interesting. 1. It Takes 800 Joints To Kill You From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning 2. Rates of Obesity are 1/3 Lower In Weed Consumers 3. Every Hemp Plant...
Apr 25 2:19pm MarijuanaGrowing.com
We continue the tour at the Elements of Purpose (EOP) cannabis cultivation warehouse in Denver, Colorado. Actually they call the cultivation facility the Toy Store. This marijuana video goes through the marijuana drying process. Laws complicate marijuana harvest that must be weighed at each stage of production. Marijuana stems, flowers and leaves are all separated…...
Apr 25 1:46pm Leafly
Most industries have ASTM standards for common products and processes. Cannabis doesn't. But it soon will. The post In a Milestone Vote, ASTM Welcomes the Cannabis Industry appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 1:30pm Leafly
The Cannabis Health Summit is a virtual, live-streaming event that covers topics pertaining to cannabis and health from some of the world’s top cannabis experts. The post Register Today for the Cannabis Health Summit appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 1:26pm Marijuana World News
When Noa Shulman came home from school, her mother, Yael, sat her down to eat, then spoon-fed her mashed sweet potatoes — mixed with cannabis oil. Noa, who has a severe form of autism, started to bite her own arm. “No sweetie,” Yael gently told her 17-year-old daughter. “Here, have another bite of this.” Noa...
Apr 25 1:20pm The Weed Blog
How Medical Marijuana Can Benefit Families What if your little girl was suffering from nearly 200 seizures daily, and modern prescriptions weren’t doing much of anything to curb the symptoms or reduce the seizures? Imagine being the little girl’s family who reviewed anecdotal claims that marijuana oil could help relieve her epilepsy. You’d likely already [...] The post How Medical Marijuana Can Benefit Families appeared first on The Weed Blog.
Apr 25 1:09pm Leafly
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sat down this week for an hourlong discussion about the country's plan to legalize. The post 5 Things Trudeau’s Cannabis Interview Made Clear appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 12:44pm TheJointBlog
Legislation requiring the state to regulate marijuana-infused food products (edibles) the same as other foods has been passed by Washington’s full legislature. House Bill 1462 has been sent to Governor Jay Inslee for consideration after passage in both the House of Representatives and Senate. The measure would require “the department of agriculture to regulate marijuana-infused … Continue reading » The post Measure to Regulate Marijuana Edibles Same as Other Foods Passes Washington Legislature appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 25 12:33pm TheJointBlog
An omnibus bill making several positive changes to Washington’s marijuana law has been passed by the state’s full legislature. Senate Bill 5131 was sent to Governor Jay Inslee on Sunday after being approved by both the House (48 to 0) and Senate (74 to 24). The proposal would make several alterations to the state’s marijuana … Continue reading » The post WA Bill to Legalize Marijuana Sharing and Allow Producers to Sell Plants to Patients Passes Legislature appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 25 12:25pm The Weed Blog
Marijuana poised to steal market share from the alcohol industry. A new study from OutCo and Monocle Research shows 51\% of millennials in California will replace alcohol with marijuana. While this is something many have wondered about, particularly with the passing of so many new cannabis laws in the last election cycle, this is the first [...] The post Marijuana Poised to Steal Market Share From the Alcohol Industry appeared first on The Weed Blog.
Apr 25 12:22pm Leafly
Montana lawmakers were a vote away Monday from sending the governor a bill that creates licenses, fees and regulations for medical marijuana distributors. The post Montana Medical Marijuana Regulations a Vote Away From Governor’s Desk appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 25 12:15pm Marijuana
Patient diagnosed with Chiari malformations finds relief with CBD cannabis oil. In 2008 Paula Medina was suffering from anxiety, nerve pain, severe migraines, dizziness, numbness, difficulty swallowing, blurry vision, and tingling throughout her body. She went to two different physicians during the course of 2008 and 2009 for treatment. Both ordered MRIs and upon receiving [...]...
Apr 25 11:29am Marijuana
The Colorado cannabis industry’s tax dollars have already been directed toward the state’s public school system and homeless population. Now, higher education has become the latest recipient of Colorado’s cannabis capital. In Pueblo County (Southern Colorado), any graduating high school senior that will attend either Pueblo Community College or Colorado State University-Pueblo is eligible to [...]...
Apr 25 10:28am Canna Law Blog™
One of the biggest hurdles for California cannabis brand owners has been the inability to secure California state trademark registrations for their marks. This has been a point of confusion for many clients who have successfully registered their trademarks in states like Washington, Oregon and Colorado, and hoped to do the same in California. Until […]...
Apr 25 10:00am Cannabis Blog – Cannabis Training University
The attitude of society towards recreational cannabis is changing. Even though, marijuana is prohibited in the federal government, states like Alaska, Washington, DC, Oregon and Colorado have all declared the legality of recreational cannabis. Medical marijuana is also legal in over 20 states and this continues to grow as grassroots advocates campaign for more legislative freedom in other states. However, since 2013, the legal cannabis market has grown from $1.3 billion in sales to $2.7 billion. The Evolution As the cannabis industry evolves, employment opportunities that did not exist before are now opening up, providing 420 career paths to people […] The post 420 Careers Are Gaining Popularity appeared first on Cannabis Training University.
Apr 25 3:16am HempToday
HempToday Former NFL star endorses Elixinol’s newest release Respira, a new line of cannabidiol (CBD) tinctures recently released by Denver, Colorado-based Elixinol, has already proven a hit with Leonard Marshall — who knows... Former NFL star endorses Elixinol’s newest release HempToday...
Apr 25 1:00am High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis
The entourage effect essentially means that cannabinoids work together to create a superior health effect or at the very minimal, changes the “high” of the strain you’re smoking.
Apr 25 12:00am Marijuana Doctor's RSS Feed
Medical marijuana continues to develop in the state of Massachusetts. With the recent vote to legalize even non-medical use of marijuana, the rules are changing quickly, and access will increase soon. Certified medical marijuana patients could already obtain the doctor-recommended cannabis products they required at licensed dispensaries. Now, that life-changing cannabis treatment could be...
Apr 24 7:24pm Leafly
A new VolteFace report envisions a thriving legal online cannabis marketplace in the US, UK, Canada, and Europe. Eventually. The post Will Online Sales Kill the Cannabis Dispensary? appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 24 7:00pm Leafly
Colorado's cannabis industry — one of the most mature in the nation — continues to thrive, posting record-setting sales figures through the first two months of 2017. The post Colorado Cannabis Industry Sets Sales Records in Early ’17 appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 24 6:25pm Leafly
Need some new accessories so you can step up your concentrate game? Pick up a reliable hand torch, some quality drop downs, and worked concentrate dishes from the latest deals roundup. The post Deals of the Week for April 24, 2017: Torches, Drop Downs, and Concentrate Dishes appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 24 6:15pm TheJointBlog
According to a new study, the decriminalization of marijuana in the Czech Republic has had no effect on the average starting age of those who consume the plant. In 2010 the Czech Republic decriminalized the possession of small amounts of cannabis and other drugs. A study being published by the International Journal of Drug Policy, … Continue reading » The post Study: Marijuana Decriminalization in the Czech Republic has had No Effect on Age of Onset of Marijuana Use appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 24 5:49pm TheJointBlog
U.S. marijuana stocks continue to fall. The U.S. Marijuana Index fell to 68.21 at the close of today’s market. This is the lowest the market has been since March 14th when it was at 66.84, and is barely above the six-month low point of 64.30 on December 19th, the day of President Trump’s inauguration. The … Continue reading » The post U.S. Marijuana Stocks Reach 40-Day Low, Near Six-Month Low appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 24 5:20pm Marijuana
Okay. I have a dark secret to admit. 4/20 intimidates me. As someone more interested in the social politics and policies concerning marijuana, and less interested in taking dabs or consuming high dosage edibles — not that there’s anything wrong with that — the industry’s highest holiday can feel a bit aggressive and over the top [...]...
Apr 24 5:13pm TheJointBlog
According to a new study, adolescent and young adult who occasionally consume cannabis display better executive control, memory and social cognition than those who don’t. The study was published by the journal Psychology of Addictive Behavior, and published online by the National Institute of Health. It examined 4,658 individuals ages 14 to 21. “Cannabis use … Continue reading » The post Study: Occasional Cannabis Users Display Better Executive Control, Memory and Social Cognition than Nonusers appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 24 4:57pm Leafly
New Jersey's Legislature plans to move forward with legislation, and lawmakers hope Gov. Chris Christie's successor will sign it. The post Cannabis Legalization Looms Large in NJ Governor Race appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 24 4:50pm Marijuana
How far would you go to have your child live a longer and healthier life? If your daughter suffered from a debilitating condition which made every day an uphill battle, would you break the law to get her the medicine she needed? Vera Twomey is a mother from Ireland. Her daughter Ava suffers from Dravet [...]...
Apr 24 4:49pm TheJointBlog
Marijuana and chili peppers may help treat diabetes and colitis by calming the gut, according to new research conducted at the University of Connecticut. Chili peppers and marijuana may not have much in common, but when eaten, both interact with the same receptor in our stomachs. This is according to a study conducted by University … Continue reading » The post Marijuana and Chili Peppers Calm Gut’s Immune System, May Treat Type 1 Diabetes and Colitis appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 24 4:47pm NORML Blog, Marijuana Law Reform
Hundreds of marijuana activists from across Pennsylvania recently met in Harrisburg to express their support for ending the prohibition of marijuana in the Commonwealth.
Apr 24 3:49pm Leafly
The four face possession charges after participating in a demonstration to protest federal cannabis prohibition as well as eight arrests in DC on 4/20. The post Four Advocates Arrested at US Capitol ‘Smoke-in’ appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 24 3:23pm The Weed Blog
Although the 4/20 weekend is over for this year, TWB is still getting some great submissions for content about this stoner holiday. When this one, done by a group of Harvard students called On Harvard Time (OHT), included Harvard Economist Jeffrey Miron, we knew we wanted to share it. You may recall that Miron co-authored [...] The post Jeffrey Miron and Harvard Students Advocate for Marijuana Legalization appeared first on The Weed Blog.
Apr 24 3:01pm Leafly
Leafly asked Dr. David Bearman, a leader in cannabinoid medicine, if it’s safe to smoke or consume cannabis before and after a surgical procedure. The post Is Smoking Cannabis Before or After Surgery Safe? appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 24 2:24pm NORML Blog, Marijuana Law Reform
Since 2014, the Department of Justice has been prohibited from using taxpayers’ funds to enforce federal anti-marijuana laws in states that regulate its medical use. But that could all change this week as Congress decides how to fund the federal government for the remainder of this fiscal year.
Apr 24 2:24pm The Weed Blog
It is essential that cannabis industry professionals stay educated and current on cannabis policy and science as this industry continues to develop. There is an excellent opportunity to do just that in Portland , Oregon this evening. From the Oregon Cannabis Association (OCA): The Oregon Cannabis association and the Portland Mercury present “Toke Talks”, an [...] The post Toke Talks: An Evening With Some of the Finest Minds in Oregon Cannabis appeared first on The Weed Blog.
Apr 24 1:43pm Cannabis Digest
Helen Davids New Research Shows Patients with a Choice Opt for Cannabis over Prescription Meds Research undertaken by the University of British Columbia and University of Victoria has shown that given the choice, those suffering from chronic pain, and those taking medication for mental health conditions, would choose cannabis over their medication. Lead author of […] The post Study: Patients Opt for Cannabis Over Prescription Meds appeared first on Cannabis Digest.
Apr 24 1:39pm Marijuana
Israel aims to cement its legacy as a medical marijuana research hub with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s launch of the Multidisciplinary Center on Cannabinoid Research. The newfound center plans to be a worldwide hub for cannabis research in the study of cannabinoids, endocannabinoids, and medical marijuana. The program will center its studies around ailments [...]...
Apr 24 1:17pm Leafly
After a free-joint giveaway that led to eight arrests, legalization supporters are returning to the Capitol — and this time they plan to light up. The post Cannabis Supporters Plan ‘Smoke-in’ After 4/20 Arrests Near Capitol appeared first on Leafly.
Apr 24 1:14pm TheJointBlog
By Dianna Benjamin, WikiLeaf.com Investors in cannabis understand the danger for the dollar. Though 28 states and Washington D.C. have legalized cannabis, the plant’s future is ambiguous. Cannabis is federally illegal, which means that at any time and regardless of state law, the feds could legitimately shut the entire operation down. While risky, the burgeoning cannabis … Continue reading » The post 10 Surprising Celebrity Marijuana Investors appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 24 12:07pm Marijuana
On April 20, 2017, the State, Veterans, and Military Affairs committee in both the Colorado Senate and House officially signed off on advancing legislation that could eventually add Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as a qualifying condition for Colorado’s medical marijuana program. Passed by a 34 to 1 vote, Senate Bill 17-017 initially garnered strong support [...]...
Apr 24 12:03pm TheJointBlog
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney has come out in support of legalizing marijuana. “The real solution to this is legalizing it in the state of Pennsylvania as they did in Colorado,” said Mayor Kenney earlier today. “We won’t have to use police resources in these kinds of activities and actions.” The comment came as Kenney was … Continue reading » The post Philadelphia Mayor Calls for Marijuana Legalization appeared first on TheJointBlog.
Apr 24 10:28am Canna Law Blog™
Oregon Senator Floyd Prozanski’s bill to prohibit Oregon employers from restricting or penalizing off duty marijuana consumption will not pass this session. As originally introduced, Senate Bill 301 would have prevented employers in Oregon from banning marijuana consumption by their employees during nonworking hours, provided that the consumption did not lead to on duty impairment. Additionally, […]...
Apr 24 10:00am Cannabis Blog – Cannabis Training University
The marijuana plant has many health benefits, especially for those with chronic illnesses. Many people believe that cannabis benefits everyone because it is considered a miracle herb. As the marijuana plant gets more exposure, it has continued to surprise many people of how many benefit it has. Cannabis benefits not only the health of individuals, but also the economy, relationships, public safety and public health. Let’s look at these benefits and how they are instrumental in changing the dynamics of society. Weight Management If you keep up to date with marijuana, you may be aware of the fact that marijuana […] The post Top Cannabis Benefits for your Health appeared first on Cannabis Training University.
Apr 24 6:00am Sensi Seeds Blog
For the first time ever, the International Cannabis Business Conference was held a couple weeks ago in Berlin. Politicians, legal advisers, scientists, and entrepreneurs came together in order to discuss the future of the cannabis industry. The post Cannabis News Network: ICBC Berlin with Alan Dronkers appeared first on Sensi Seeds Blog.
Apr 24 1:00am High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis
Unfortunately for “Beauregard”, his anti-cannabis sentiment was met with hostile opposition from the general public.
Apr 24 12:00am Marijuana Doctor's RSS Feed
After voters approved the expansion of the medical marijuana program in Florida by a margin of 71\%, a new House Bill threatens to severely limit that expansion. The proposed legislation, HB 1397, was sponsored by House Majority Leader Ray Rodrigues and approved by the House Health Quality Subcommittee. The bill moved to the Appropriations Committee after just three hours of public debate. The...
Apr 23 10:10pm Leaf Science
Strains sold in dispensaries are often labelled as indica or sativa. Cannabis has two main types or species: indica and sativa, each with their own... The post Indica vs Sativa: How to Choose the Right Strain appeared first on Leaf Science.