industry

Revolutionary industry developments in cannabis culture.

James Howella year ago
The System Has Failed
Who was I to decide the fate of a man? How can I be judge, jury, and executioner of someone I have never saw before in my life? What qualifies me for this job? I sit and listen to the differing storie...
Cannabis Tourism in Canada
As Canadians and the rest of the world await this coming summer when Canada will become the 1st G20 Country to legalize cannabis for recreational use, there are some things the “herbal tourist” should...
How Juneau, Alaska's Weed Makes My Heart Beat
Kindness. My lasting impression of Juneau Alaska and the cannabis culture there was kindness. I arrived January 23rd for the three-day Marijuana Control Board meeting where my clients, Northern Dreams...
Bill Bongiornoa year ago
A Cannabis Cop? Organized Crime Poses a Threat to Legal Cannabis
Andy Richards was born in Scotland, a long way from where he was brought up in Vancouver, Canada. His dad was a university professor getting his doctorate in biochemistry at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. His mom was also an academic, with a Masters in biology. They all returned to Canada when Richards was one-year-old, with his older brother, Rob. By his own account, Richards had a privileged upbringing on the West Side of Vancouver, not for want of anything. However, his parents were...
The Wild West Revisited
“PROHIBITION ENDS AT LAST!” screams the cover of the latest LA Weekly, the one dated Jan. 1, 2018 — 84 years after the end of the genuine article, in December 1933. The cover of the popular alt-weekly...
Gerald Oppugnea year ago
States Likely to Legalize Marijuana in 2018
Why is marijuana still illegal? It's a good question, one that seems to be asked on a daily basis by many US citizens, most of which use the potent narcotic not simply for its intoxicating high, but f...
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Jay Gramsa year ago
Buy Weed Online at Ganjagrams
Buying high quality weed in Canada was difficult before all these online mail order dispensaries came upon. Ganjagrams is a fairly new online dispensary that is here to bring high quality products at ...
Iggy Paulsena year ago
Marijuana Stocks You Should Be Watching Right Now
The Green Rush, which is what people are calling the wave of states currently legalizing marijuana, has heralded in a new era of commerce. Cannabis has become a major commercial sector that gives stat...
Casey Schied2 years ago
Cannabis Oils Are the New Gold
The 2 most common methods of extraction in the cannabis industry are butane and Co2, with Co2 extraction reigning as the leader due to the lower hazard risk during production and the non-toxic nature ...
Michelle G2 years ago
How to Confidently Go into a Clinic
Dispensaries make stoners act like kids in a candy store: wide-eyed and ready to go crazy. Clinic bud is almost always better from street weed, which is why they will charge you more for the good stuf...
Mel Pearce2 years ago
Ontario's Pot Distribution Model is a Huge Mistake
It was recently announced that pot distribution in Ontario, Canada will be taken care of by a variant of the LCBO. The LCBO is also known as the Liquor Control Board of Ontario, and their stores accou...
Pot Advertising Hasn’t Gained Altitude with In-Flight Pubs
As the United States adjusts to sweeping changes in marijuana laws — 26 states and the District of Columbia have decriminalized or outright legalized the herb for personal recreational use — a new gre...
Ryan Jennemann2 years ago
What You Need to Know Before You Head to the Dispensary
You have done your research. You have talked to your doctor. You may even have a medical marijuana card in your hand. Congratulations! You are officially ready to take the next step and head to your l...
Ben McCarthy2 years ago
Higher Living Wellness Center
I had recently re-entered the foray of cannabis activism after a number of years of resigning myself to letter writing campaigns and providing information to those I knew who needed it. I had lost my ...
Ben McCarthy2 years ago
Turning a New Leaf
With recreational cannabis just a few short months away now in Canada, for or against, the reality of its implementation is on everyone's mind. Let's not kid ourselves and think everyone is all for th...
Amanda Spradlin2 years ago
Beyond the Agenda
Once considered a “gateway drug”, the truth about marijuana is clearly starting to overcome the stigmatism that has long been associated with its use. The truth is that marijuana is 100 times safer th...
Will Big Business Takeover the Cannabis Industry?
As cannabis sales totaled at $6.9 billion in 2016, it became a no brainer to many men and women who are passionate about the industry, to quit their nine to five job and take on the cannabis world. Bu...
Zeena Nackerdien2 years ago
A Spray of Dope
Sometimes the volumes of information available by just one or two clicks can confuse both experts and non-experts, especially when it comes to the contentious topic of marijuana. To partake or not to ...