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State, Federal, and International Cannabis Laws

  • by Doug
  • Dec 10, 2018
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Marijuana law reform made huge gains in the 2018 midterm elections, both at the state level and in Congress, and reforms are also being considered at the international level.

Introduction to Cannabis Concentrates

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 07, 2018
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Oils, Waxes, Hash, and Other Concentrates, which is best for your needs?

Introduction to Cannabis Cartridges and Disposables

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 06, 2018
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Disposable or Reusable: Which Cannabis Oil Cartridge Should You Buy?

California's Proposition 65 - Cannabis and Cancer Warnings

Prop 65 is meant to be a consumer-driven public policy that allows the consumer to make informed purchases. However, the required warning labels do not specify the chemical in... Read Full Article

Consumer Warning: Dextromethorphan, found in CBD vape pens

  • by Tony
  • Dec 05, 2018
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Vaping is often touted as being less harmful. But this is not always the case in the land of the unregulated cannabis industry, where a recent study showed cannabidiol (CBD) e... Read Full Article

Introduction to Cannabis-Infused Products

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 05, 2018
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Which cannabis products are the the best ways to consume cannabis without smoking or vaping for seniors, first time users and patients with low tolerance?

Is Eating and Juicing Cannabis Flowers Good For You?

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 04, 2018
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Blend raw buds into smoothies or toss them into salads for added health benefits. Learn the benefits of juicing raw cannabis.

Understanding California's Proposition 64 - A detailed look at the nation's hottest cannabis market

A detailed look at 'proposed new regulations' for California's Proposition 64, the nation's hottest cannabis market by Dominic Ripoli, an Associate at Wood, Smith, Henning, an... Read Full Article

Budtenders Know Best When It Comes to Cannabis

  • by Tony
  • Nov 30, 2018
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A veteran budtender reveals what he likes about working in a legal cannabis environment in California and what it takes to be a good budtender for your clientele.

Cannabis for Seniors: Using Therapeutic Medical Marijuana to End Pain and Enjoy Life

A First-hand experience of how a 73-year-old nurse turned to medical marijuana for relief.

The many different forms of cannabis: Which are for you?

  • by Chris
  • Nov 27, 2018
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Cannabis comes in many forms, from flowers to extracts to transdermal patches. There are so many ways to consume cannabis, finding the best methods for you can be quite a task... Read Full Article

South Korea becomes first nation in East Asia to legalize medical cannabis

  • by Chris
  • Nov 27, 2018
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South Korea, in a bold move, voted to amend the Act on the Management of Narcotic Drugs illuminating the path to legal medical cannabis. The conservative country is the first... Read Full Article

Cannabinoids, Terpenes, and the Cannabis Entourage Effect: How the Components of the Plant Work Together

  • by Staff
  • Nov 27, 2018
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How the Entourage Effect gives each cannabis strain its unique profile and creates those subtle differences between strains.

Cannabis Edibles: Which is Best for You?

  • by Staff
  • Nov 27, 2018
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How does THC vs. CBD affect you when eaten, how to dose cannabis edibles, edible varieties, Edibles 101 and the safest ways to eat marijuana

Marijuana Dispensaries, Retail Stores, and Home Deliveries: Where and How to Buy Your Cannabis

  • by Stacy
  • Nov 27, 2018
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Should You Visit a Medical Dispensary or Recreational Store, or Let Your Cannabis Come To You?

Cannabis Education Series: Myrcene terpene profile

  • by Staff
  • Nov 27, 2018
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Found abundantly in hops, sweet basil, mangoes and cannabis, myrcene is the reason your beer can smell heavily like hops and is also responsible for some of those unexpected e... Read Full Article

A brief history of cannabis from the ancient to modern world

  • by Chris
  • Nov 26, 2018
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A brief look into cannabis history from the ancient world to modern society including ancient uses, prohibition and its emergence into science.

Is CBD safe for dogs and cats?

  • by Chris
  • Nov 26, 2018
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Cannabidiol, or CBD, can help make your dog or cat's life much more enjoyable. From pain relief to treating anxiety, CBD has been shown to help pets overcome many conditions.

Ibudtender Wishes You a Happy Thanksgiving, From our Family to Yours!

  • by Ngaio
  • Nov 22, 2018
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Ngaio Bealum, host of Netflix’s Cooking on High and a long-time cannabis advocate, offer’s his thoughts on what’s good this Thanksgiving.

Introduction to cannabis: The Basics

  • by Chris
  • Nov 20, 2018
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Get to know the basics of cannabis about the the various sub-species of cannabis and how and why they can positively effect your body and mind.

Indica vs. Sativa: Do you want one or the other, or a hybrid of the two?

  • by Stacy
  • Nov 20, 2018
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Cannabis indica and sativa strains look different and have different effects based on cannabinoids and terpenes.

Introduction to Cannabis Flowers: What you need to know before you try it

  • by Stacy
  • Nov 20, 2018
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Discover the cannabis basics such as which strains, products and methods will suit your needs without overdoing it.

High Times 'Cannabis Cup' denied recreational cannabis event permit for 4/20

  • by Staff
  • Apr 20, 2018
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High Times, a company with a long history leading the counter-cultural movements regarding marijuana, has been denied a permit to hold its famed "Cannabis Cup" event this week... Read Full Article

Hempcon Cup 2017-2018 Finals Winners

  • by Staff
  • Feb 20, 2018
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The Hempcon Cup Finals was a the culmination of a year long competiton season beginning last March in Santa Rosa with the Heart of Nature Fest, then the 420 Freedom Fest, foll... Read Full Article

California's new adult use cannabis laws for 2018

  • by Staff
  • Jan 01, 2018
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2018 will be a big year for the adult use and medical cannabis industry, especially in California where prohibition has been fully overturned legally for the largest cannabis ... Read Full Article

Cannabis events heating up

  • by Staff
  • Sep 15, 2017
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There are no shortages of cannabis themed events these days, Every weekend there are popup seshes, local farmer's markets, competitions and festivals. With so many, how do y... Read Full Article

Cannabis finally legal in California

  • by Staff
  • Nov 09, 2016
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On November 9th at 12:00 am, Californians began to enjoy new protections from the failed 'war on drugs' with the passing of Proposition 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, a s... Read Full Article

Mexico President Watching California Recreational Marijuana Vote

During the 2016 year Pena Nieto has been delving into the realm of marijuana legalization, having proposed relaxing the country's marijuana laws and throwing his support behin... Read Full Article

Washington State To Step Up Pesticide Testing For Cannabis

Marijuana produced in Washington has required that crops be tested for mold and fungus since recreational sales began in the state but screening for pesticides has not been a ... Read Full Article

San Francisco hospital is pushing for on-site cannabis consumption

When it comes to medications administered to patients in a healthcare facility, you won't currently find any kind of cannabis-related medicine. But a doctor at Marin General H... Read Full Article

2016 is the year of cannabis... where does your state stand?

2016 has been a ground-breaking year for the cannabis industry and has helped lead to many more states approving medical marijuana and flirting with recreational adult use. G... Read Full Article

Italy begins course toward cannabis legalization

With Italian lawmakers currently discussing details legalization of recreational cannabis, these recent announcements are further evidence of the shift in attitude toward cann... Read Full Article

Relax... cannabis use does not cause premature birth or low birth weight

Expecting mothers can breathe a sigh a relief as study on cannabis use during pregnancy shows no correlation for premature births and low birth weight!

Alaska hands out first recreational cannabis license

With a round of applause from those in attendance, the Alaska Marijuana Control Board met to hand out the state's first retail cannabis license to the owners of Frozen Budz in... Read Full Article

Democrats back pathway to marijuana legalization

  • by Staff
  • Jul 11, 2016
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Democrats are making the issue of marijuana legalization part of their party platform. In an apparent nod and concession to Bernie Sander's unsuccessful but extremely popular... Read Full Article

*Breaking News* Care By Design - Absolute Xtracts being raided

  • by Staff
  • Jun 15, 2016
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A federal multi-task force is currently in the process of raiding the Care By Design facility, the same company responsible for Absolute Xtracts. Care By Design has become a ... Read Full Article

Strain Spotlight: Superman OG

  • by Chris
  • Jun 02, 2016
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Superman OG is a chunky, pungent, trichrome-covered strain with hints of sweet skunkiness, pine and pepper. Each bud separated is just an frosty as the outside if not more den... Read Full Article

Hempcon Cup SF 2016 420 Celebration Winners

  • by Staff
  • May 07, 2016
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View the results of the Hempcon Cup SF 420 Celebration

Hempcon Cup SF 420 Weekend Exhibitors List

  • by Staff
  • Apr 12, 2016
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Don't miss out on your chance to meet up with the best breeders, extractors, infusers and glass blowers. Stock up or come out and meet the award winning teams creating your m... Read Full Article

Denver cannabis industry leader overturns car during Oakland shootout

Aaron Smith, executive director for the National Cannabis Industry Association was in Oakland, California on business last week when he found himself in the middle of a gunfig... Read Full Article

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