Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Bill Would Change Returning Citizen Status for D.C. Cannabis Industry

News – High Times     •     October 16, 2020, 11:00 pm
Supporters of the bill say that barring people with a history in the illicit cannabis industry from joining legally supports unregulated cannabis operations.
Cannabis Culture     •     October 17, 2020, 1:58 am
If the testing programme turns out to be a success, France could become the 23rd European country allowing medical use of cannabis. For two years, 3,000 patients in France will be able too legally…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 14, 2020, 5:08 pm
Sunniva has received an initial creditor-protection order from the Supreme Court of British Columbia as the Vancouver-based marijuana firm pursues restructuring. The cross-border firm made the…
Cannabis Training University     •     October 20, 2020, 5:12 pm
  Arkansas cannabis jobs and marijuana careers are on the rise. The state’s medical pot program was slow to start. It is steadily growing. Join thousands of other weed employees working in the…
Leafly     •     October 20, 2020, 4:34 pm
Republicans are posing as legalization advocates to draw votes away from Democrats. "It infuriates me," says a longtime advocate. The post How Republicans are using Minnesota’s marijuana reform…

Study Finds Nearly Half Of Patients With MS Report Cannabis Use

News – High Times     •     October 16, 2020, 10:25 pm
A new survey shows that more MS patients are using cannabis to cope with their illness.

Monday, October 19, 2020

5 vape trends we love… and a few we’d care to forget

Leafly     •     October 19, 2020, 6:30 pm
From environmental impact to product affordability, here’s some of the best (and the worst) in vape trends on the market today. The post 5 vape trends we love… and a few we’d care to forget appeared…
Cannabis Culture     •     October 17, 2020, 1:44 am
Windsor’s fourth legal cannabis store is holding its grand opening with a fundraiser for the city’s less fortunate. Boondom, in Pillette Village, officially opens its doors to the public on Friday.…
News – High Times     •     October 16, 2020, 5:00 pm
We're comin' for you, SoCal!
Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 14, 2020, 10:30 am
Vermont’s new recreational cannabis program is projected to generate roughly $250 million in annual sales by the middle of the decade, but homegrown companies might find themselves pitted against…
High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 19, 2020, 5:00 am
Before going down this path, there are a few things you should consider and the first thing on the list is figuring out if your partner is open to cannabis. To know this, it is imperative you…

Why are Most Funded Cannabis Studies Focused Only on the Dangers of Using Marijuana?

High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 19, 2020, 5:00 am
The major issue here is that NIDA still controls most of the funding, and the implications for negatively biased cannabis studies is not something to be taken lightly. People consume the information…
Cannabis Wire     •     October 18, 2020, 6:36 pm
Did New Zealanders legalize?  We won’t know for weeks.  While votes are still being counted across New Zealand, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has already declared victory by a landslide. But as…
Cannabis Culture     •     October 17, 2020, 1:33 am
Anandamide also plays a crucial role in balancing hormones, as well as regulating sleep and appetite. The medical benefits that cannabis could provide women have been highly touted. From PMS to…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 13, 2020, 7:44 pm
Alberta-based Aurora Cannabis sold off its stake in Australian medical marijuana company Cann Group, but the Canadian producer says it still sees promise in the Australian market. “We continue to see…

What is Bubble Hash & How Is It Made?

Cannabis Training University     •     October 19, 2020, 5:16 pm
  If you are a hash lover (which you should be) you might have asked yourself what the heck is bubble hash and how is it made in the first place. If that’s you be assured that you are on the right…
Leafly     •     October 19, 2020, 4:45 pm
The first two dispensaries opened in the St. Louis area. Kansas City's first should open within days. The post Missouri medical marijuana dispensaries open to long lines, happy patients appeared…
High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 18, 2020, 5:00 am
What is new in the marijuana industry this week?  How about Maine selling a boatload of cannabis for the first time to recreational consumer and only having 6 stores open for launch?  What about…

San Francisco cannabis store workers OK union-negotiated pact

Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 13, 2020, 6:50 pm
The United Food and Commercial Workers Union scored another victory in the legal marijuana market when workers at a San Francisco retail store voted in favor of a UFCW-negotiated contract. According…
Cannabis Culture     •     October 17, 2020, 1:17 am
The first medical cannabis dispensary is set to open in Virginia on Saturday. Dharma Pharmaceuticals will open in Bristol at 9 a.m. to registered patients on Oct. 17. Patients who plan on attending…
News – High Times     •     October 15, 2020, 9:56 pm
Will the results of the election reflect the current polls?

US Supreme Court won’t hear marijuana legalization case

Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 13, 2020, 5:51 pm
A three-year-long attempt to legalize marijuana at the federal level through a lawsuit appears to have come to a close, with the U.S. Supreme Court declining to hear the case. According to…

Sunday, October 18, 2020

Study Suggests Cannabis May Alleviate Symptoms of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

News – High Times     •     October 15, 2020, 8:32 pm
A new study indicates that cannabis can help those suffering from OCD.

Corporate Cannabis Struggles While Craft Producers Thrive

Cannabis Culture     •     October 16, 2020, 3:18 pm
CANNABIS CULTURE - Financial experts blame price wars with the legacy market, increased competition, and unexpected consumer disinterest in Cannabis 2.0 products for the plummeting stocks of…

The Cannabis Emergency Bath Recipe for Dealing with Bugs and Mold When Cropping Out

High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 17, 2020, 5:00 am
As Fall season is in full swing, many cannabis home growers are starting to harvest their plants. For a great number of them it’s easy sailing – however, for some…they may be facing some difficult…

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Marijuana Arrests on a Decline for the First Time in 4 Years - More Work Needs to Be Done

High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 17, 2020, 5:00 am
When you look at the data, it reveals that the arrest rate for cannabis related crimes is 9% more than those who were arrested for violent crimes, in the same year! If that isn’t shocking enough, how…
Cannabis Culture     •     October 15, 2020, 12:12 am
Data by Indeed Canada looks at the current hiring trends. Although employment in cannabis manufacturing started to slide in March and continued shrinking through June as some of Canada’s largest…

The 1,000 Plant Weed Garden Outside of Mexico's Senate Still Remains to This Day

High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 16, 2020, 5:00 am
They are trying to draft up the rules but activists weren’t too keen on their previous rulings which seemed to favor “Big Business” over the individual grower. The first draft essentially placed a…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 13, 2020, 5:41 pm
Canadian producer Aurora Cannabis has confirmed that some of its assets in Uruguay are for sale, and the CEO leading its subsidiary in the South American country is no longer with the company.…
Leafly     •     October 15, 2020, 9:28 pm
Going into the final two weeks of the campaign, Montana's twin legalization measures enjoy a sizeable lead. The post Montana legalization measures show 10-point lead in latest poll appeared first on…
Cannabis Culture     •     October 15, 2020, 12:04 am
Several city councillors are voicing concerns about the proliferation of provincially-licensed cannabis stores in Hamilton. Currently, there are about a dozen pot shops in operation throughout the…
News – High Times     •     October 15, 2020, 2:00 pm
Medical cannabis reciprocity has long been an issue in the state.

Highs and lows of 2 years of legal cannabis in Canada

Leafly     •     October 15, 2020, 7:38 pm
As Canada’s legal cannabis sector celebrates its second anniversary, the industry reflects on what has gone right and wrong. The post Highs and lows of 2 years of legal cannabis in Canada appeared…
News – High Times     •     October 14, 2020, 10:17 pm
Maine's adult-use cannabis sales had a booming start.
High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 15, 2020, 5:00 am
Researchers are optimistic about the decreasing of alcohol consumption within the age group, however, they have started noticing that some people tend to use multiple substance which they dubbed…
Cannabis Culture     •     October 14, 2020, 6:15 pm
CANNABIS CULTURE - British Columbia is holding a snap election. In my riding of Vancouver-Kingsway, I finally have a chance to vote for a real progressive drug peace activist, who is saying all the…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 13, 2020, 3:44 pm
Low-priced cannabis has changed the face of Canada’s regulated marijuana industry over the past year, with many producers launching value-flower brands at competitive prices. Now, that low-cost trend…

How to Set Up a Grow Tent for Cannabis Plants

High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 15, 2020, 5:00 am
When it comes to cannabis indoor gardening, installing a grow tent is one of the best choices you can make. The growing process is a lot easier with a grow tent because it allows you to control the…
Cannabis Training University     •     October 17, 2020, 7:04 am
Sit back, relax, and get ready to read about the highest yielding strains for your garden. Whether you’re a new or seasoned grower, our strain guide covers the industry’s most raved about big…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 13, 2020, 3:18 pm
Adult-use marijuana retailers in Maine sold $94,643.38 worth of product on Oct. 9, the first day of legal sales in the state, according to preliminary figures released by the state's Office of…
Cannabis Culture     •     October 14, 2020, 1:56 am
Terpenes are especially important when choosing cannabis strains to cook with. Most people will stomach an ill-tasting candy edible because the end goal is to get high rather than to enjoy the…
Leafly     •     October 14, 2020, 10:34 pm
It's spooky season, and all the zombies are climbing out of their crypts to smoke dank herb. The post 9 zombie strains for spooky season appeared first on Leafly.

Friday, October 16, 2020

Province Lifts Limits On Cannabis Store Ownership

Cannabis Culture     •     October 14, 2020, 1:45 am
Alberta’s limit on cannabis shop ownership to 15 per cent of the province’s total number of stores is going up in smoke. On Nov. 1, the cap imposed by the former NDP government, which also set a…
Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 13, 2020, 10:30 am
The appearance of Pabst Blue Ribbon’s iconic blue logo on cannabis-infused beverage packaging might be a sign that the beverage category, which often struggles for market share, is poised for speedy…
Cannabis Training University     •     October 16, 2020, 6:59 pm
This is how to invest in marijuana stocks if this something that you are considering to do in 2020. While the stock market can easily wipe you opt, there is lot of opportunities to make life changing…
News – High Times     •     October 14, 2020, 8:35 pm
This election cycle, voters in five states will see ballot measures concerning marijuana.

Children with prenatal cannabis exposure could face mental health risks

Marijuana Business Daily     •     October 12, 2020, 5:19 pm
Recent recommendations by the Surgeon General of the United States that clinicians and dispensaries discourage pregnant women from using cannabis received support from a new report published in JAMA…
News – High Times     •     October 13, 2020, 11:32 pm
Governor Tom Wolfe is still pushing for statewide legalization.
High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis     •     October 14, 2020, 5:00 am
The term “science denier” is considered a bad thing and rightfully so. To deny science is to deny the process of empirically gathering evidence to support a claim. Science itself is a fluid,…
Cannabis Culture     •     September 11, 2020, 1:28 am
How do marijuana's psychoactive properties work? Have you ever looked at your hands? I mean really looked at your hands? You might think you have, but as the above classic Doonesbury cartoon implies,…