March 2018

Doug Guy doesn’t consume cannabis — but he believes in its power to heal. A friend who wanted to grow marijuana in Massachusetts got him thinking about the plant for the first time. “My friend was talking about putting tents in people’s yards and then doing a co-op grow and splitting the yield,” Guy says. […]

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My car was facing the mountain when I went to leave MJ Express-O. Then and there—the city at my back, breathing noxious fumes over my shoulder and emanating a sick fever heat—I flashed on thoughts of escape. The mountain reminded me that it had another side, and I suddenly wanted to be there more than […]

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“As a business owner, those are the nightmare scenarios that we have worked really hard to prevent over the years,” Kiva Confections co-owner Kristi Knoblich tells the LA Times. Kiva, which Knoblich runs with her husband, Scott Palmer, is  one of the largest edible cannabis companies in California. “You may feel like you are going […]

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“As a business owner, those are the nightmare scenarios that we have worked really hard to prevent over the years,” Kiva Confections co-owner Kristi Knoblich tells the LA Times. Kiva, which Knoblich runs with her husband, Scott Palmer, is  one of the largest edible cannabis companies in California. “You may feel like you are going […]

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Beija Flor’s co-founder and head cultivator Jonathan Wentzel didn’t jump into cannabis cultivation on a whim. No, the Napa Valley native was born into the fifth generation of an agriculture family and was practically fluent in cannabis by the time he officially opened Beija Flor Farms (a roughly 1.5-acre outdoor grow in Mendocino, Calif.) in […]

Concentrates are really strong — like face-rubbing, shake-your-head strong. Advertisement Recreational users who are new to dispensaries may be curious about the vast selection of cannabis concentrates and the apparatus that goes with them. For those who want to try it, here is a quick primer. The first thing to know is that concentrates are […]

The rugged wilderness of Humboldt, Mendocino and Trinity Counties, northern California’s “Emerald Triangle”, produces over half the cannabis consumed in the US. Every year, from September to December, the region swarms with seasonal agricultural workers known as “trimmers”, or “trimmigrants”, here to work the land to supply America’s legion of stoners. For years the going […]

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – Cloudponics, maker of the GroBox, the intelligent, fully-automated IoT aeroponic plant grow system for the home, today announced a pre-order campaign to help make its two products, the GroBox and GroControl, available for European customers. The first customers from Europe enrolled in the Cloudponics pre-order campaign will receive a […]

David McNew / Getty Images Even if the only connection you have to cannabis is through movies, you probably know what bongs, joints and bowls are. But stepping into a medical or recreational dispensary for the first time also means encountering a whole new language. We spoke with cannabis educators Emma Chasen and Kristen Williams […]

David McNew / Getty Images Even if the only connection you have to cannabis is through movies, you probably know what bongs, joints and bowls are. But stepping into a medical or recreational dispensary for the first time also means encountering a whole new language. We spoke with cannabis educators Emma Chasen and Kristen Williams […]