A recent study shows that the percentage of adults who use marijuana has doubled between 2002 and 2013. The study shows that many more people can be diagnosed with Marijuana Use Disorder. Continue reading Adult Marijuana Use Doubled in Ten Years
Why Does Marijuana Smell the Way it Does?
Have you ever wondered about why marijuana smells the way it does? Not only is the scent of weed nearly unmistakable, but each strain has a unique hint and flavor that’s all its own. With wild scents and flavors like strawberry, banana and even kush that can taste and smell like Thai food, have you ever wondered why each smelled the way it does? Science and chemistry have the answer. Continue reading Why Does Marijuana Smell the Way it Does?
Marijuana DUI’s Are Getting Dropped in Colorado
Stoners in states where weed is legal are heavily warned about the dangers of driving under the influence of marijuana. While we definitely don’t condone this behavior, it is important to note that weed is not like alcohol, and has very different effects on the user. According to the High Times, those in Colorado who’ve been busting for driving high are getting their cases dropped in court. Continue reading Marijuana DUI’s Are Getting Dropped in Colorado
First Drive-Thru Pot Shop Opening in Oregon
Gold Beach, Oregon makes history as the first town to become home to a cannabis drive-thru. Those looking to get baked with minimal effort will be able to drive by Green Life Oregon, a recreational cannabis shop on the Oregon coast that allows you to meet with a budtender from the comfort of your car. Continue reading First Drive-Thru Pot Shop Opening in Oregon
How Does the MJ Industry Feel About SCOTUS Nominee?
Although much of the bi-partisan politics world is against President Obama’s recent SCOTUS nominee, Judge Merrick Garland, the marijuana industry as a whole remains optimistic. From thoughts that Mr. Garland will bring a well-balanced viewpoint based on science rather on propaganda and scare tactics to his logical interpretations of the laws, check out these reactions from several key industry players: Continue reading How Does the MJ Industry Feel About SCOTUS Nominee?
Maine Will Not Back Down In The Fight For Legalized Marijuana
Initiative supports are filing a lawsuit against Maine’s Secretary of State, Mathew Dunlap, on the grounds that he disqualified the measure to regulate marijuana like alcohol on the November ballot. The lawsuit calls out state officials who improperly invalidated thousands of signatures of legitimate Maine voters and are depriving all Maine voters of their right to vote on the measure. Continue reading Maine Will Not Back Down In The Fight For Legalized Marijuana
U.S. Legal Marijuana Is Forcing Cartels Out
States that have legalized the sales of marijuana have been putting a large dent in Mexican drug cartels. Since legalization, feds have seen less marijuana cross the boarder, less illegal grow ops, and less arrests for marijuana related charges. Continue reading U.S. Legal Marijuana Is Forcing Cartels Out
Canada’s Recently Elected Prime Minister Pushes Marijuana Legalization
Justin Trudeau was elected to be the new Prime Minister of Canada on October 19th, 2015. As leader of the Liberal Party in Canada, he wants to work on the economy, environment, and marijuana legalization in Canada. Continue reading Canada’s Recently Elected Prime Minister Pushes Marijuana Legalization
Australia is About to Legalize Medical Marijuana
Patients in Australia are about to be able to legally consume marijuana. On October 17th, 2015, the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia announced their plan to allow medical marijuana to be legally grown and used by patients and researchers studying the drug. Continue reading Australia is About to Legalize Medical Marijuana
New Strain Announcement: Freddie Kane OG
New strain is “euphoric, tranquilizing and analgesic”
We’re always excited about new strain announcements and this one is quite exciting. The cross over between hip hop and the marijuana industry has always been around, but the new legal industry allows for full collaborations between top grow companies and music legends. Along with strain like Snoop Dogg Dream and Cher-Willie’s, Freddie Kane OG will become an instant hit. Continue reading New Strain Announcement: Freddie Kane OG