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Minority Female up for LA Cannabis Business Permit

A Minority Female CEO is among the final pool of applicants being considered for one of the coveted marijuana licenses in Los Angeles. If selected, Priscilla Vilchis would receive some of the first...

New Documentary to Demystify Industrial Hemp

The Hemp Road Trip is creating a feature length documentary focusing on industrial cannabis. While the plant is federally legal, the DEA, State and local law enforcement remain confused and...

What are the Health Benefits of CBD?

What are the health benefits of CBD? Other than Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), Cannabidiol (CBD) is another component found in cannabis. It is non-psychoactive, meaning that it does not make users get...

Distribution Hold Up Leaves Nevada Pot Shops Dry

In Nevada, recreational marijuana proved to be a bit hit as product flew off the dispensary shelves the first weekend in operation. More than 40,000 recreational transactions took place on the fourth...

It’s All About Those Terpenes

Terpenes may be a newer term to those in the cannabis scene. We used to judge our cannabis by strain; indica, a heavy high, “in da the couch”, versus sativa, a livelier, headier, high. We now know...

Ralph’s Summer Dispensary Track Goes On

Cannabis Season – Week 11 This week includes: the Portland Pride Parade on Sunday; the June edition of Weed Industry Nights from the OCC; the Multnomah Falls Adventure from High5Tours; the Taste of...

5 Marijuana Strains for Depression and Nervousness

Much research has been conducted which suggests that a variety of marijuana strains could be extremely useful in the fight against depression and anxiety.  As time goes on, more and more people are...