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What Happens When You Underwater Your Marijuana Plants?

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 19:49
All plants, including marijuana, consist of about 80% water. Therefore it makes sense that issues with the water management could cause damage to the marijuana plant. Outside in the ground, the marijuana plant usually has enough soil to work with. Depending on the quality and the structure of the soil, it also helps to regulate [...]

Why Is Marijuana Activist Marc Emery Still In Jail?

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:42
Marc Emery has been a marijuana activist for a long, long time. In 1995 Marc Emery created Cannabis Culture Magazine, which is how I originally learned about him. I was a huge, huge fan of Cannabis Culture growing up in the Pacific Northwest, and still have quite a few editions in my possession. One of [...]

Share Your Oregon Marijuana Prohibition Story

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 17:38
Personal testimony is a powerful thing. People that are on the fence about marijuana legalization tend to be so because they don’t have a face to put with marijuana prohibition. These people tend to think that marijuana legalization is silly, and have visions of Cheech and Chong movies in their head. In reality, marijuana prohibition [...]

Pennsylvania Senator Admits To Consuming Marijuana In Colorado

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 16:33
Pennsylvania Senator Daylin Leach has been a supporter of marijuana reform for awhile. With Pennsylvania considering legalizing medical marijuana, the Senator took some of his staff to Colorado recently on a fact finding mission. While Mr. Leach was there, he took a couple of puffs of a vape pen. He said the following according to [...]

Former Editor – New York Times Drug Testing Policy ‘Difficult To Defend’

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:27
The New York Times has recently released an article endorsing marijuana legalization, which they then followed with a series of pro-marijuana reform articles. The New York Times also accepted and published an advertisement for a popular marijuana company. Those are great things. However, it’s kind of bittersweet considering that the New York Times drug tests [...]

Oregon Bank Wants To Work With The Marijuana Industry

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 14:24
The Oregon cannabis industry is growing at a rapid pace. Oregon has had a medical cannabis program since 1998, but up until recently, medical cannabis dispensaries were operating in a gray area. That changed with the passage of Oregon House Bill 3460, which legalized medical cannabis dispensaries. Dispensaries that have received a license can now [...]

Minnesota Issues Draft Medical Marijuana Rules

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 13:24
By Morgan Fox The Minnesota Department of Health has issued draft rules governing applications and oversight for two medical marijuana manufacturers. These rules are provisional, and may be revised before becoming final. Anyone interested in commenting on these proposed rules may do so by following the department’s instructions. In addition to publishing draft manufacturer rules, the department will [...]

It’s Official – Washington D.C. To Vote On Marijuana Legalization

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 20:21
I met Washington D.C. marijuana legalization organizer Adam Eidinger at the 2012 National Cannabis Marijuana Business Conference in Denver the day after the historic 2012 Election. We had a brief discussion about his desire to pursue a legalization campaign in Washington D.C., and I told him that I thought an effort would be worth it, [...]

True OG Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 18:51
True OG Cannabis Strain Review And Pics The True OG marijuana strain is an indica strain. The True OG marijuana strain originated in Southern California, and is very popular down there. I don’t see it very often up here in Oregon. The True OG marijuana strain is a variation of the original OG strain, or ‘ocean [...]

Which State Smokes The Most Marijuana?

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 17:48
There’s a new ‘National Survey on Drug Use and Health’ out, which shows how many citizens in each state reported smoking marijuana monthly. Which state has the highest marijuana consumption per capita? It’s not the state you would think. I would have guessed a West Coast state or Colorado. However, it turns out that Rhode [...]

Advice For Newbie Marijuana Buyers

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 20:00
We all have to start somewhere! With legalization slowly crawling over the US as well as the rest of the world, it’s possible that more people will begin to smoke weed (or not, we still aren’t really sure as to what’s going to happen with that). But even if you’re not new to smoking, buying [...]

New Zealand Poll Shows Majority Support For Marijuana Reform

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 19:00
A poll was recently conducted by Herald-DigiPoll which asked residents of New Zealand if they supported cannabis reform, or wanted to keep cannabis illegal. Currently cannabis possession in New Zealand is a crime and carries a fine of $500 or three months in jail or both. A majority of poll participants stated that they wanted [...]

What Are The Best And Most Popular Marijuana Fertilizers?

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 18:00
By Robert Bergman Best cannabis fertilizers In order to grow huge and healthy marijuana buds your plants need the right fertilizers and nutrients. Just like an athlete needs a proper diet to achieve maximum performance level, so does your cannabis. Pump your buds to the max with these fertilizer ideas. You can make your own [...]

Colorado Governor – ‘War On Drugs Was A Disaster’

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 17:01
Colorado’s Governor John Hickenlooper was not on board with Amendment 64 prior to the 2012 Election. He wasn’t the cannabis regulation measure’s biggest opponent, but he did express on numerous occasions that he was skeptical of what the new industry would do to his state. After over half a year of regulated commerce, Governor Hickenlooper [...]

Champagne Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 16:30
Champagne Cannabis Strain Review And Pics The Champagne marijuana strain is an intense combination of Hashplant and a Kush strain that was pollinated with a male Burmese cannabis strain. The Champagne marijuana strain offers patients an exquisitely pleasurable medication. The effect of the Champagne marijuana strain sets in nearly immediately and lasts anywhere between an hour [...]

Oregon’s Initiative Is The “Gold Standard” Of Marijuana Reform

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 15:10
One of the country’s leading drug policy reformers visited Oregon Tuesday to make a pitch for legalizing marijuana, calling our initiative headed to the November ballot “the new gold standard” of marijuana reform efforts. Ethan Nadelmann, executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, called our effort to legalize marijuana “the No. 1 priority” for his New [...]

Customers Are Willing To Pay For Licensed, Regulated And Legal Cannabis

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 14:30
There are now two states that permit legal recreational cannabis sales. Those two states of course are Colorado and Washington. Colorado has been authorizing legal recreational cannabis sales since January 1, 2014. Washington started legal recreational cannabis sales on July 8, 2014. One thing that stands out to long time cannabis consumers are the prices [...]

Cannabis Farmers Markets Are A Great Idea

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 13:33
One of my favorite things to do is visit local farmers markets to purchase fresh, local produce and meats. In America, we moved away from purchasing produce and meat locally over the last few decades. Farmers markets are reinventing how we get food, and I personally would rather support a local farmer directly, rather than [...]

How 7/10 Became The National Hash Holiday

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 20:41
By Barry Bard What are Dabs? Fundamentally, “Dabs” are hash. Unlike traditional hashish, the term describes hash extracted with Butane, Carbon Dioxide, Nitrogen, or Solventless. Thus, “Dabs” are a more potent form of hash that comes in varying forms. Like traditional hash, extract artists use techniques that ultimately pull out resin, trichomes, and THC, binding [...]

Sharksbreath Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 19:00
Sharksbreath Cannabis Strain Review And Pics The Sharksbreath marijuana strain has an unusual name, but don’t let the silly name fool you, this is a top shelf strain if I’ve ever smoked one. Sharksbreath is an indica-dominant hybrid originally bred by DNA Genetics. The Sharksbreath marijuana strain is a cross between the Great White Shark strain [...]