Monday, March 25, 2019


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The 4 Weed Tycoons of Colorado

Among the individuals or ownership groups who’ve amassed clout in Colorado’s legal marijuana industry, four weed tycoons stand above the rest, according to state...

The Netherlands’ Master Weed Growers Are Flocking to Canada

It’s a rare Dutch traveller who hasn’t heard some version of “Amsterdam? I’ve smoked a doob or two there.” Forty years of coffeeshops in the Netherlands...
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Health Canada to revoke cannabis producer’s cultivation licence for first time

Health Canada is moving for the first time ever to revoke a Canadian cannabis producer’s licences to grow and sell marijuana, citing unspecified “unauthorized...
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One month after legalization, grey market cannabis shops doing brisk business

The three surveillance cameras and the steady flow of people in and out of the small, nondescript grey building are the only hint of the brisk...
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What You Should Know About Using Cannabis for Back Muscle Pain

Wake up, sit in bed, grab your back – your back muscles are so tense, they could snap. Roughly 80% of Canadians and Americans suffer...
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Norman Reedus Raising Money for Children Using Medical Cannabis

Raffle winners will get autographed Walking Dead memorabilia. Funds will go toward supporting pediatric cancer research.   Norman Reedus, who plays the motorcycle-riding, crossbow-wielding badass Daryl Dixon...
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Cannabis vaping laws frustrate B.C. entrepreneurs

Canada’s rules around cannabis vaping are frustrating entrepreneurs and putting consumers’ health at risk, according to those in the industry.
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Was Shakespeare High When he Penned His Plays?

Chemical analyses of residues in early 17th-century clay “tobacco pipes” have confirmed that a diversity of plants was smoked in Europe

Cannabis industry says it needs more approved growers to meet Canadian demand

More fully-licensed cannabis growers and cultivation space are needed to meet a voracious demand for legal marijuana, a spokesman for the industry said last...
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Former TV Host Ricki Lake Makes Doc About Treating Cancer With Cannabis

When actress/talk-show host/producer Ricki Lake started making the rounds recently doing interviews for her latest film, “Weed the People” — a documentary about treating...