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Safer Brand Offers Organic Products for Plants and the Planet

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Are you concerned about the potentially harmful effects of using insect control products filled with synthetic chemicals? You’re not alone. Growers everywhere are seeking alternatives such as organic pesticides for protecting their plants, fruits, vegetables, flowers, trees, and shrubs from destructive insects. The good news is that an environmentally conscious way to a bug-free organic…

Seattle HempFest and Oregon Hemp Convention Join Forces for the PDX Hempfest Expo

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I have been attending the Oregon Hemp Convention (OHC) event ever since I got active with the cannabis industry in Oregon, and The Weed Blog has been covering the OHC for a long time.  I was a speaker in the Fall of 2015, and helped with a Women Grow booth there in 2016.  It was an incredible…

Christians and Faith Based Groups Could Be the Key to Ending Cannabis Prohibition

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As cannabis legalization gains more and more support across the United States, it is becoming more clear which demographics and which regions are still our “swing vote”.  The Southern United States, which include many faith based or Christian groups, may certainly be that.  During my career in cannabis, I have met many people from Texas,…

The Promise of Medical Marijuana for Opioid Addiction

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The Promise of Medical Marijuana for Opioid Addiction Opioid addiction is a real epidemic in our nation, with the numbers growing every year. We hear about the heroin addiction tragedies every day on the news, but addiction to prescription opioid painkillers is an equally large problem, destroying thousands of lives every day. In light of this…

Marijuana Use in The Workplace: Mental Health Professionals

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In recent years the United States has been progressive in the legalization of marijuana. As of January 2017, almost 30 states have legalized marijuana use in some form and eight of those states (including the District of Columbia) have flat-out legalized it. But, does this allow for marijuana use in the workplace? Today, one key…

How Parents Can End the Stigma of Recreational Marijuana Use

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I am so thrilled to have another guest post from a fellow mom named Jennifer Landis and to hear her thoughts about how parents can end the stigma of recreational marijuana use. I wholeheartedly believe that parents, and particularly mothers, will be a huge part of not just ending the stigma, but also end federal…

British Prime Minister Just Claimed Cannabis Leads To Heroin And Suicide

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What started out as a relatively normal interview with Britain’s Prime Minister on Monday got really weird, really fast. When Prime Minister Theresa May had a Facebook Live interview with ITV News, one of the many questions submitted to her was from a woman who said only cannabis works to alleviate her debilitating anxiety. Theresa May is…

What Is Synthetic Cannabis And How To Tell If You Have It

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Synthetic cannabis, also known as spice or K2, has been the topic of numerous news stories, all of which end badly. Cannabis is lucrative, so companies and individuals have attempted to create something resembling weed, all at the detriment of your health. Safe cannabis consumption is a priority, so we are here to help. Let’s…

Expert Tells New Zealand Government “Stop Lying About Cannabis”

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A U.S. physician and New Zealand’s Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne have gotten themselves into a scuffle over medical cannabis. The physician in question is Dr. David Bearman. Dr. Bearman is a well-respected doctor and cannabinoid medicine specialist with decades of experience in drug addiction and pain management. Here’s why he called for the New…

10 Things To Do If You’re Smoking Weed For The First Time

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Smoking weed for the first time can be exciting, yet scary at the same time. But in reality, it’s not as bad as what you may have heard. Not only does the herb chill you out, but it also comes with numerous amounts of benefits. And it’s never killed anyone, so how terrible can it…

Why Do Politicians Like Gov. Chris Christie Ignore The Facts About Weed?

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Why is it so hard for some politicians to tell the truth about cannabis? What is it about cannabis that makes public servants so willing to ignore the facts? Chris Christie: The biggest problem of all Photo credit As we ponder this question, let’s use one of the worst of the worst as our example:…

Marijuana experts question how industry will mature as rapid growth continues but full legalization lags – MarketWatch

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MarketWatch Marijuana experts question how industry will mature as rapid growth continues but full legalization lagsMarketWatchOn the back of 11 states passing marijuana-related measures last year, marijuana sales are expected to increase by roughly 30% this year — reaching $5.1 billion to $6.1 billion — and increase up to 45% in 2018, according to industry…

Better Know a Marijuana Stock: Corbus Pharmaceuticals – Motley Fool

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Motley Fool Better Know a Marijuana Stock: Corbus PharmaceuticalsMotley FoolMarijuana stocks are practically unstoppable of late, and growth in the legal cannabis industry is catching the attention of investors. Last year, according to cannabis research firm ArcView, sales of legal marijuana (both medical and recreational … and more » – Click Here To Visit Article Source

Marijuana, cocaine and money seized in Waynesboro – The Daily Progress

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The Daily Progress Marijuana, cocaine and money seized in WaynesboroThe Daily ProgressHere, police seized a pound of marijuana, a half ounce of crack cocaine and several hundred dollars in U.S. currency, the Waynesboro Police Department said. Bonnie Wilson and Kevin Wilson were each charged with two felony charges: possession and … and more » – Click Here…

This Wonderful New Weed Strain Helps Women Have Orgasms – Maxim

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Maxim This Wonderful New Weed Strain Helps Women Have OrgasmsMaximIt’s well-documented that many women have trouble achieving orgasms during sex, but a groundbreaking new strain of weed just might be able to turn those frowns into O-faces. According to Jane Street Journal, the erotically-inclined indica strain aptly … – Click Here To Visit Article Source

Florida WR Antonio Callaway turns a seat belt violation into a marijuana possession charge – NOLA.com

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NOLA.com Florida WR Antonio Callaway turns a seat belt violation into a marijuana possession chargeNOLA.comA year after Callaway successfully defended himself amid sexual battery allegations by admitting he was “so stoned (on marijuana) I had no interest in having sex with anyone,” he was cited for marijuana possession (fewer than 20 grams) early Saturday … –…