December 17, 2017


Cannabis-infused wine claims to give you a buzz — without the hangover -

Friday, December 15, 2017

Los Angeles (Finally) Passes Cannabis Business Regulations -

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Coffee Shop Wants to Be Denver’s First Legal Cannabis Club -

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Yes, you’ll be able to smoke weed legally in three weeks. But here are hard realities -

Sunday, December 10, 2017

5 Cannabis Products Changing the Way We Think About Marijuana -

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Study: Alcohol Sales Fall Following Cannabis Legalization -

Friday, December 1, 2017

California Weed Entrepreneurs Will Make $5.2B In 2018 With Almost No Banks To Put It In -

Monday, November 27, 2017

Pot For Pets? Experts Say Cannabis Can Ease Pain In Animals As Well -

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A fast-growing cannabis tech company just raised $10 million in a bid to dominate the market -

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Why are Hemp Farmers Fed Up with Federal Seed Laws? -

Saturday, August 29, 2015

The Medical Minute: These Researchers are Developing a Weight Loss Medicine with Cannabis -

Friday, August 28, 2015

What Would a Trump Presidency Mean For Cannabis? -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Oregon Court of Appeals Doesn’t Find the Smell of Cannabis Smoke to Be “Unpleasant” -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Government-Run Cancer Institute Quietly Acknowledges That Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Why Did This Pro Video Gaming League Ban Cannabis? -

Monday, August 24, 2015

4 Good Budtender Habits that Make for a Positive Customer Experience -

Saturday, August 22, 2015

If a Wildfire Spreads to a Cannabis Field, Can You Get High from It? -

Friday, August 21, 2015

8 Ways to Counteract a Too-Intense Cannabis High -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Florida Keeps Fighting for Medical Marijuana: The Leafly Cannabis Legalization Roundup -

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Weekend Weirdness: Pigeon Caught Trying to Smuggle Cannabis into a Costa Rican Prison -

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

4 Good Budtender Habits that Make for a Positive Customer Experience

Last week we highlighted your feedback on bad budtender traits that make you cringe, and many of you added further input in the comments section. While we all know that there are some bad budtenders working at cannabis dispensaries and retail stores, there are also countless budtenders who are helpful, compassionate, and make the process of legally procuring cannabis products a comfortable and positive experience. We asked you to weigh in on the good budtender behaviors that you really appreciate: Read More:

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Covert And Crafty: Top Tips For Guerrilla Growers

In some circles, there has been more excitement about automatic cannabis plants than about the Mars Rover. Yes, a robot on Mars is very cool, but weed that will grow from seed to bud without a lot of fuss, removing males, or changing light cycles is a revolution. If you’ve always thought guerrilla growing was too much risk for too little reward, think again – automatic ganja is ideal for covert grow ops. Tip 1: Start with the right seeds. Weed Seed Shop has a fine selection of four automatic strains: heavyweight Big Bud, eternal favorite Skunk, classic sativa Haze…

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The Leafly Legalization Roundup: Guess Which Plant Drug Cartels are Growing Instead of Cannabis?

Summer is heating up, but we all know that cannabis progress doesn’t take a vacation! New York’s medical program is gaining international interest, Colombia is looking at legalization, and America’s cannabis is of such high-quality that drug cartels not only prefer American-grown crops, they’ve also turned to subsidizing tomatoes to make ends meet. That and more in this week’s cannabis legalization roundup! Read More:

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What is Limonene and What are the Benefits of This Cannabis Terpene?

Have you ever wondered what gives strain like Super Lemon Haze, Chernobyl, and Tangie a sweet citrus aroma? That’s limonene, an aromatic cannabis terpene produced in the flower’sresin glands as well as in many everyday items like fruit rinds, cosmetics, and cleaning products.Terpenes are fragrant oils secreted alongside cannabinoids like THC and CBD, and these terpenes not only dictate the smell of marijuana, they can also modify its effects. Some strains tend to express higher levels of the limonene terpene, and oftentimes it’s the sour lemon scent that gives it away. But what’s so special about it? Limonene’s Effects and Benefits Limonene has a history in medicine, so it…

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Strategies to Position a Cultivation Company for Growth and Long-Term Success

Marijuana cultivators have a lot to grapple with on a daily basis, from trying to prevent pests that could wipe out their entire crop to constantly calibrating climate control and lighting systems for optimum yields. So it’s easy to get bogged down in the details without looking at bigger-picture issues that could help fuel growth down the road. Marijuana Business Daily spoke with several industry experts about how to position a grow for expansion, be it in your local market or in new states that are starting medical marijuana and recreational cannabis programs. Here are some of their top tips….

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Denver Company to Join Forces with California Tribes for Cannabis Production

The United States Department of Justice recently lifted the prohibition of cannabis on federally-sanctioned land for Native Americans, and already a Denver-based company, United Cannabis Corp., is proposing to team up with Native American tribes in California to assist in the beginning stages of growing, cultivating, and processing cannabis. United Cannabis Corp. is a cannabis production company that specializes in producing cannabis with varying levels of THC and CBD. FoxBarry Cos. LLC signed a licensing agreement with United Cannabis Corp. agreeing to fund $30 million towards facility development in exchange for exclusive distribution rights for United Cannabis Products across California….

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California Native American Tribe Plans $10 Million Marijuana Grow Facility

The first Native American tribe to cash in on the Green Rush will be the Pineoliveill Pomo Nation tribe in none other than Mendocino County. The always flush Emerald Triangle, America’s outdoor growing capital, will get a whole lot greener as the tribe has teamed up with Colorado-based United Cannabis and Kansas-based FoxBarry Farms to become the first and largest grow on a Native American reservation. The grow will cost a cool $10 million to build out. But this facility will be indoors, as the groups plan to open up the 110,000 square foot, 2.5 acre operation on tribal ranch land…

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What Does on Gram of Cannabis Look Like? A Visual Guide to Cannabis Quantities

Gram, eighth, ounce — what does it all mean?! We’ve all been there. Attempting to make sense of the names associated with different quantities of cannabis can be challenging. Central to the confusion is conceptualization of weights, which depend on both product size and density. If you are new to cannabis, we hope the visual guide below will provide you with a general framework to wrap your head around the common sale quantities for both flower and concentrates. Keep in mind that these depictions are approximations, given that density varies (at times drastically) between products. Now boldly step into the dispensary…

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Growing Interest in Hemp Production

The amount of hemp being grown in Canada is rising with Alberta leading the way. Industrial hemp a multi-purpose crop. Farmers need to be licensed by Health Canada before to grow it. “I started growing hemp about six years ago with the interest of it being a super food,” said Rod Lanier. “It is high in mega oils and all the essentials.” Lanier was speaking during a tour put on by the Alberta Biomaterials Development Centre. Hemp Hearts, which are shelled hemp seeds with a highly concentrated balance of proteins, fats, vitamins and enzymes are a popular super food. “It…

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Beginner Grow Basics

Today, there are many states with medical marijuana laws, and in more than half of those states patients and caregivers can now grow their own cannabis. In 2012, the US welcomed the advent of marijuana legalization for the recreational use in two states, and with it comes the real possibility for any adult to grow marijuana legally — as well as the happy prospect that one day on the not so near future there will be many more states following in Colorado’s and Washington’s brave footsteps, leading to legal avenues for the masses to cultivate marijuana in their very own homes as readily as their would…

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