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  • Star signs and cannabis strains: March 2021 horoscopes
    by Maeva Considine on March 1, 2021 at 10:30 pm

    March on, star gazers! Find out what the skies have in store for you in March 2021 and the strains that will help you through it. The post Star signs and cannabis strains: March 2021 horoscopes appeared first on Leafly.

  • Psychedelic Summit Talks Legalization Prep
    by Will Keever - Special to Cannabis Culture on March 1, 2021 at 4:59 pm

    CANNABIS CULTURE - Speakers from across North America connected at the first-ever Psychedelic Summit to provide education to the public on the new wave of modern consciousness-expanding medicine. To begin the summit, which took place on February 25, 2021, Multidisciplinary Association of Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) Development Officer, Liana Gillooly, said […]

  • New Jersey finally legalizes
    by Jeremy Berke and Yeji Jesse Lee, Business Insider on February 27, 2021 at 2:10 am

    This week was dominated by the news that New Jersey finally legalized cannabis, months after over two-thirds of New Jerseyans voted to legalize. The state's difficulty in passing overwhelmingly popular legislation offers a cautionary tale to other states that are hoping to legalize to pave over budget deficits and spur criminal justice reform. It's a lot […]

  • Are all drugs really legal in Washington State? For now, the answer is yes
    by Bruce Barcott on February 26, 2021 at 9:57 pm

    The state Supreme Court just tossed Washington's felony drug possession law. What exactly does that mean? The post Are all drugs really legal in Washington State? For now, the answer is yes appeared first on Leafly.

  • Former Baseball Star Andruw Jones The Latest Athlete To Step Into The Cannabis Sector
    by Sam Riches, The London Free Press on February 25, 2021 at 3:51 am

    Fytiko Farms plans to produce cannabis oil with low doses of THC for medical patients in Georgia. Five-time Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star Andruw Jones is now the co-owner of a cannabis company, per the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Fytiko Farms, which also operates in Oklahoma, plans to produce cannabis oil with low doses of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) […]

  • What Do The Latest Studies Say About Older Adults Using Cannabis?
    by The Fresh Toast on February 20, 2021 at 4:41 am

    Many seniors are well aware of the litany of serious adverse side-effects associated with available prescription drugs and perceive medical cannabis to be a practical and potentially safer alternative. Our parents and grandparents, pretty much anyone over the age of 65, are among the most vulnerable in the population. Their age alone makes them prone to so […]

  • Do They Drug Test?
    by DTDrugTest - Special to Cannabis Culture on February 19, 2021 at 12:30 am

    CANNABIS CULTURE - For many the answer is make or break. Imagine you are a job seeker who has been laid off because of the pandemic. You are checking  your phone and email constantly as today is the day you learn if you are offered employment from the company you interviewed with last week. The interview went well, and you are  perfectly qualified for the […]

  • 32% Cannabis Job Growth In 2020, Despite COVID-19
    by Kaitlin Domangue, The Fresh Toast on February 18, 2021 at 2:14 am

    In four years, the cannabis industry’s job growth has increased 161%, quickly beating predictions from other industries 10 years from now. Leafly’s fifth annual cannabis jobs report showed the cannabis industry to support 321,000 full-time equivalent jobs in 2021! An incredible number for an amazing and highly-deserving industry. Cannabis jobs aren’t […]

  • Destination Dispensary: Dalwhinnie Farms Defines Luxury Cannabis In Colorado
    by Katie Shapiro, Forbes on February 18, 2021 at 1:27 am

    In rural Ridgway, Colorado, what was once a dressage riding arena on a 230-acre equestrian ranch transformed into a 30,000-square-foot indoor cannabis cultivation in 2019. Two years later and a few hours north, Dalwhinnie Farms debuted a retail extension — a fancy, flagship boutique in Aspen. Dalwhinnie Farms is deliberately extravagant. It’s why the […]

  • Treat Your Loved Ones With The Gift Of Infusion
    by Mary White, The Spokesman-Review on February 17, 2021 at 2:10 am

    I’ve been thinking about which recipes to share with you all for February. Normally the weather is yucky and people start to feel like winter will never end. But then you get Valentine’s Day! In my mind, February + V-Day + love = chocolate. I don’t think Valentine’s Day is reserved for lovers either; loving and taking care of yourself is super […]

  • Highlights from Grower’s Source Expo 2021
    by Neil Moran - Special to Cannabis Culture on February 16, 2021 at 6:50 pm

    CANNABIS CULTURE - The “passionate fanatics” that have grown pot in their basements for decades were given a voice and an ear at the Growers Source 2021 Expo held in cyberspace due to Covid restrictions.  Make no mistake this virtual conference was sponsored by the corporate big guys with the purse strings--nutrient company CANNA and garden products […]

  • Hashish and The Hermetic Brotherhood of Luxor
    by Chris Bennett on February 16, 2021 at 6:16 pm

    CANNABIS CULTURE -  In the 19th and early 20th century, hashish played a prominent role in the occult scene, and was used in initiatory rites by certain secret societies, such as the Hermetic Brotherhood of Luxor. The Hermetic Brotherhood of Luxor was an initiatory occult group that first became known to the public in late 1894, although according to an […]

  • 30 Provocative Quotes From Celebrities Who Love Cannabis
    by Benzinga on February 15, 2021 at 11:34 pm

    Cannabis has a longstanding and powerful association with the arts. It’s no surprise that many famous actors, musicians, writers, artists, and comedians have been some of the most ardent supporters not just of cannabis reform, but also of recreational use of the herb. Read on for thirty of our favorite celebrity quotes about cannabis: “I enjoy smoking […]

  • 5 Generation Bakers Adds Special Feel-Good Ingredient: CBD
    by Gretchen McKay, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on February 8, 2021 at 2:23 am

    Scott Baker’s family has been in the baking business since 1875, and to this day it holds the recipe for one of Pittsburgh’s most sweet and guilty pleasures: Jenny Lee Swirl breads. So he brought the famous bread back when he established 5 Generation Bakers in 2010, following Jenny Lee Bakery’s closure in 2008. King’s Family Restaurants, which […]

  • Cannabis Sales In California Reach $4.4 Billion In 2020: ‘Essential’, Edibles, And The Election
    by Lindsey Bartlett, Forbes on January 31, 2021 at 3:35 am

    As experts release more data from the year 2020, it shows a silver-lining for the cannabis industry despite challenges including federal prohibition amid a pandemic. Sales in California hit $4.4 billion last year, up 57% from the year prior, reports MJBizDaily with data from its Industry Factbook. The sales in Oregon have surpassed $1 billion annually for […]

  • ‘Let’s Talk About A CBD Remedy For Fido,’ Veterinarians In Two States May Now Legally Say To Pet Parents
    by Joan Oleck, Forbes on January 30, 2021 at 12:54 am

    Earlier this month, Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer signed legislation making her state the second in the nation (after California, in 2019) to legalize veterinarian consultations with pet owners “on the use of marihuana or industrial hemp” in medications. That green light to discuss (though not recommend) CBD medications is a big deal, says Dr. […]

  • Manitoba Man Challenges Province’s Recreational Cannabis Growing Ban
    by Simon Stones, CTV News on January 30, 2021 at 12:27 am

    A Manitoba man is continuing his fight to grow recreational cannabis, challenging the provincial government’s ban on homegrown pot. Jesse Lavoie filed eight affidavits on Friday, seven from experts and one from himself, addressing government concerns on keeping cannabis out of the hands of children, flooding the black market, and protecting properties. […]

  • The 11 Best CBD Oil Brands for 2021
    by Brian Peterson on December 16, 2020 at 5:41 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. For consumers looking to buy the best CBD products online, the choices can be overwhelming. There isn’t a best CBD oil brand for everyone or one that will always work for a specific concern. It’s important to choose a reputable brand with safe, lab-tested products, and then try it for […]

  • The Complete Guide to CBD Oil for Dogs
    by Brian Peterson on February 4, 2020 at 9:09 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. The purpose of our guide to CBD oil for dogs is to give you everything you need to know to make informed decisions about giving CBD to your furry friend. It includes links to the latest research studies and answers to the most frequently asked questions by dog owners. The section on CBD dosage for […]

  • From Black Market To Stock Market: Top Tips From Cannapreneurs Who’ve Done Just That
    by Danielle Guercio on June 11, 2019 at 1:02 pm

    No matter how you slice up the legislated cannabis industry, it’s apparent that there is a large cross section of people involved who have worked with cannabis before it became legal, and who have remained with the industry since legalization began sweeping the nation. Through determined advocacy for the plant that also fuels their respective The post […]

  • Chemo, Radiation And Cannabis? Studies Exploring The Plant’s Potential As An Effective Treatment
    by Sarah Ratliff on June 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    In April 2017, Keischa N. Quiles Mercado of Arecibo, Puerto Rico, was 27 and had just started her master’s program in psychotherapy, when one morning she was awoken by a series of grand mal seizures. Her mother and sister rushed her to the emergency room. At the hospital, imaging revealed a large mass lodged in The post Chemo, Radiation And Cannabis? […]

  • Women And Weed: Here’s Why Female Cannabis Consumers Are In Hiding
    by Avital Norman Nathman on June 3, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    As cannabis legalization continues to sweep the United States, it’s become commonplace to find folks being more open and forthcoming about their consumption of this therapeutic plant. After all, in some states, you can walk into a dispensary as easily as a liquor store, and minutes later walk out with a joint to spark up The post Women And Weed: Here’s […]

  • What We Know — And Still Need To Learn — About Cannabis Bioavailability
    by Danielle Guercio on May 24, 2019 at 4:00 am

    The bioavailability of any nutrient or medication is dependent on several factors — and cannabis is no different. When it comes to cannabis, the chemical makeup can change from plant to plant within the same crop, so truly consistent bioavailability with flower cannot presently be achieved, although cannabis in the form of extracts allows for The post […]

  • From Pillar To Post: Here’s What’s Stalling The Change In Global Cannabis Policy
    by Angela Bacca on May 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm

    Whether we choose to believe it or not, the world’s climate is changing and it is our fault. While most acknowledge this inconvenient truth in theory, in practice, the same economic forces that have contributed the greatest to climate change still hold more weight in policymaking than those who are and will continue to bear The post From Pillar To Post: […]

  • Will CBD Oil Make You Fail a Drug Test?
    by Brian Peterson on December 14, 2018 at 5:22 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. For better or worse, drug testing has become commonplace in the United States. People are subject to drug tests by employers, pain management doctors, law enforcement officials and others for a multitude of reasons. And the consequences of failing a drug test can be catastrophic for some. So it’s […]

  • Does CBD Have Interactions With Medications?
    by Brian Peterson on December 6, 2018 at 7:01 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. Medical researchers are in general agreement that CBD is safe and non-addictive. We regularly hear from users who tell us that CBD helps them manage conditions like anxiety, chronic pain and insomnia.  But CBD is also known to have the potential to interact with some medications, especially those […]

  • What Are Terpenes In CBD Oil and How Do They Work?
    by Brian Peterson on April 29, 2018 at 5:49 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. When it comes to plants, it’s often the scents that we notice first. But the different scents and flavors are not just a way to tell them apart. It also determines what kind of medicinal role that each plant has to offer. When you smell a plant, what’s giving off that scent is something known […]

  • What’s the Best Way to Take CBD Oil?
    by Sarah Jorczyk on March 6, 2018 at 3:50 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. One of the first questions that new users often ask is “what’s the best way to take CBD oil?” With so many different CBD products to choose from, it can be hard to know which ones may be best for you. The goal of this article is to educate you about the different CBD delivery The post […]


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