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Sour Kush Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 13:53
Sour Kush Cannabis Strain Review And Pics The Sour Kush marijuana strain is a cross between Sour Diesel and Kush. Sour Kush has a strong odor with a nice sour/kush mixture of taste. Sour Kush is great for chronic pain and insomnia. Sour Kush combines the best of both parent strains with thick, resinous buds. “Grade: [...]

Birds Can Help Protect Your Marijuana Plants

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 13:46
By Robert Bergman Oh, the wonderful majesty of the bird!  They come in all sizes and colors and have the enviable ability to soar high in the sky.  And they just may be high in the sky if they’ve paid your cannabis garden a visit before setting off into flight! Many birds eat worms, caterpillars [...]

Marijuana Stocks: Buyer Beware

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 13:39
While, we are obviously bullish about the future of the global cannabis industry, potential investors and entrepreneurs shouldn’t just jump into any venture blindly. Always do your research, and, of course, if something sounds too good to be true, it usually is. Getting rich quick off of marijuana stocks, especially while marijuana is illegal, may [...]

Third Republican Senator To Co-Sponsor New York’s Medical Marijuana Bill

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 13:35
New York: In a another strong sign of growing GOP support for medical marijuana, Senate Vice President Pro Tempore George Maziarz (R-Lockport) has signed on as co-sponsor of the Compassionate Care Act ( S.4406-B (Savino)), which would allow eligible patients with serious and debilitating conditions to access medical marijuana under the supervision of their healthcare [...]

Restrictive South Carolina Medical Marijuana Bill Becomes Law

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 13:31
Courtesy of The Joint Blog Senate Bill 1035, a proposal to legalize cannabis extracts for medical purposes in South Carolina, has become law without the governor’s signature. Under the new law, those with epilepsy will be authorized to possess and use cannabis oil that’s low in THC (tertahydrocannabinol), and high in CBD (cannabidiol), given they [...]

Kryptonite Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 13:51
Kryptonite Cannabis Strain Review And Pics I think that the name Kryptonite for this marijuana strain is fitting, because I’m completely powerless against it. The Kryptonite marijuana strain is an indica dominant hybrid, and is known for having a light green color with some purple tinges, an abundance of trichomes, and a very heavy high. The [...]

Are Marijuana Dab Hits Safe? First Ever Scientific Review

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 13:42
Have you ever taken a dab hit? If so, then you are not alone. Dab hits are becoming more and more popular everyday. I remember five years ago only the most dedicated marijuana fans on the West Coast and in Colorado were hip to the dab scene. Now I know people on the East Coast [...]

Marijuana Concentrate Basics: Shatter, Budder And Oil

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 13:34
As the popularity of concentrates continues to grow, so do questions about the many forms that dabs can take. In this video, we’re taking a closer look at the three main types of concentrates — Shatter, Budder and Oil. Shatter is smooth, clear and solid. It is the purest and most potent form because it [...]

Tampa SWAT Team Kills Armed Man In Marijuana Grow House Raid

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 13:32
By Phillip Smith A Tampa, Florida, police SWAT team attempting to carry out a drug search warrant shot and killed a man they said pointed a gun at them Tuesday night. Jason Joseph Westcott, 29, becomes the 19th person to die in US domestic drug law enforcement operations so far this year. According to Bay News 9, [...]

Seattle Man Offers One Million Dollars For Cannabis Retail License

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 20:03
Washington State recently announced who won recreational cannabis retail licenses. License winners were announced after Washington State held a lottery to determine which applicants received a license and which applicants were out of luck. To the lucky winners, congratulations, you are about to embark on a journey that will no doubt be full of risks, [...]

Moms For Marijuana Appoints Mother-Daughter Team For New Leadership

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 14:51
Moms for Marijuana International has named the vibrant mother-daughter team, Cheryl Shuman as its next Executive Director and Aimee Shuman as Deputy Director. Cheryl Shuman will take the role of Executive Director, bringing her 25 years skills of public relations, media, product branding, and business development to the blossoming non-profit organization. Aimee Shuman will continue [...]

Collateral Consequences Of Marijuana Convictions In New Hampshire

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 14:45
By Matt Simon A couple of weeks ago, the New Hampshire Senate refused to consider a bill that would have reduced marijuana penalties in the state, but MPP and its allies are not giving up on the 2014 session. Several representatives in the House are working to keep this issue alive, and we are still making the case that now is [...]

Chronicle Book Review: Hemp Bound

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 14:41
By Phillip Smith Hemp shouldn’t have anything to do with drug policy. It’s a cannabis sub-species low in THC so it doesn’t get you high, but impressive as an industrial agriculture crop, one with uses in a broad and ever-increasing range of activities. The applications are numerous, and farmers in countries around the world, including [...]

Marijuana May Treat Neurodegeneration According To New Study

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 14:37
Courtesy of The Joint Blog A new study published in the British Journal of Pharmacology has found that cannabis may treat neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease. “In an increasingly ageing population, the incidence of neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and Huntington’s disease are rising”, according to the study. “While the aetiologies of these disorders are [...]

Vicious OG Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 23:28
Vicious OG Marijuana Cannabis Review And Pics The Vicious OG marijuana strain is pretty rare I’m learning. It’s been up here in Oregon for awhile, but it sounds like other than Southern California, it’s not a common strain. The Vicious OG strain is a standard OG strain. To me I can always tell an OG because [...]

NFL May Ban Best Wide Receiver Next Season Over Marijuana

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 23:09
Remember all those public service ads and D.A.R.E. classes that warned about how smoking pot was going to make you lethargic, apathetic, and unable to achieve your dreams?  Yeah, sure, this artist, that musician, they may have smoked pot, but smoking pot would destroy any hope of a career in the public or private sector.  [...]

NYPD On Path To Make As Many Marijuana Arrests In 2014 As In Previous Year

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 23:04
The Marijuana Arrest Research Project released data showing that racially bias marijuana arrests continue to be one of the leading arrests in New York City, despite the precipitous drop in stop and frisks. In March 2014, the NYPD under Mayor Bill de Blasio made more marijuana possession arrests than almost every other month in 2013 under Bloomberg [...]

GOP Congressman Threatens To Block DC Marijuana Decriminalization Law

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 22:59
By Phillip Smith Even as the House held a first hearing on the District of Columbia’s recently passed decriminalization law, at least one Republican congressman is threatening to file legislation to undo it. Rep. John Fleming (R-LA) told CQ Roll Call he plans to introduce a congressional resolution to overturn it. The hearing came in the House [...]

How Important Is Oxygen For Marijuana Plants?

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:59
By Robert Bergman Oxygen isn’t a particularly critical factor because the air is full of it. As marijuana plants photosynthesize during the day, they release oxygen as a byproduct of sugar production. No extra oxygen is required aboveground. The roots utilize oxygen and absorb it straight from the soil or from water that has dissolved [...]

Pineapple Skunk Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:53
Pineapple Skunk Cannabis Strain Review And Pics The Pineapple Skunk marijuana strain is a hybrid originating from crossing Pineapple, Skunk 1, and Cheese. The Pineapple Skunk strain has a very distinct taste and smell. As the name suggests, the smell is very pungent – the type of strain that will stink up your car even [...]