How Cannabis Cultivation Has Advanced Farming Technologies

Leafly

Canada Growing Industry Science & Tech environment farming hydroponics technologySee how cannabis has already helped in making the future a little greener. The post How Cannabis Cultivation Has Advanced Farming Technologies appeared first on Leafly.

420 Supporters Claim Parks Board is Keeping Vancouver Park Closed

Leafly

Canada Politics 420 environment politics protest VancouverMore than a month after Vancouver's 420 protest/celebration, a popular city space remains fenced off to the public. The post 420 Supporters Claim Parks Board is Keeping Vancouver Park Closed appeared first on Leafly.

Depression and Cannabis

Project CBD

Our moods are affected by our environment, life situations, genetics, and brain activity. THE ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM AND MOOD. Some individuals are simply happier than others, and research on CB1 (cannabinoid) receptor genes gives us some clues to why that happens. [1]

Should You Use Cannabis to Prevent Illness?

Project CBD

Simply put, our bodies are working constantly to stay balanced in response to our external environment Our bodies consist of many unique physiologic systems whose sole purpose is to maintain an internal balance called homeostasis.

New Legislation Introduced To Protect State-Legal Marijuana Programs

NORML

Representative Lou Correa (D-CA) has introduced HR 493 : The Sensible Enforcement Of Cannabis Act, which would codify the protections that were outlined in the now-rescinded Cole Memo.

Should You Use Cannabis to Prevent Illness?

Project CBD

Simply put, our bodies are working constantly to stay balanced in response to our external environment Our bodies consist of many unique physiologic systems whose sole purpose is to maintain an internal balance called homeostasis.

New Mexico: Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization, Other Reform Bills

NORML

Under the legislation, “The department of environment shall issue permits … to extract, process or engage in other manufacturing activities regarding hemp, including manufacturing intermediate hemp-derived products and hemp finished products.”

Guide to Growing Cannabis

LIWTS

To grow healthy plants indoors, you must replicate the outdoor environment that the plants receive the right growing conditions are available. If you are interested in growing cannabis indoors, you must realize that it is entirely different from growing the plant outdoors.

Cannabis Sativa, Indica and Ruderalis

Leafwell

Cannabis plants are sturdy and can grow in lots of different environments. In all the talk about how cannabis works on humans, it is important to remember to talk about the biology of the plant as well. Cannabis is an extremely interesting plant, botanically-speaking.

Welcome to the Country’s First Cannabis Speakeasy

Leafly

At Dana's Place, you can buy several kinds of cannabis-infused beers and enjoy them in a safe and comfortable environment with your friends. The post Welcome to the Country’s First Cannabis Speakeasy appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle Las Vegas public consumption

This Dispensary Staffed Up 3,000% Last Year—and They’re Still Hiring

Leafly

Good pay, benefits, and work environment. A year ago, Philadelphia's TerraVida dispensary had 3 employees. Now it has nearly 100. The secret? The post This Dispensary Staffed Up 3,000% Last Year—and They’re Still Hiring appeared first on Leafly. Industry cannabis jobs pennsylvania

California Declares “War” on Illegal Marijuana Farmers, Retailers

Marijuana Lawyer Blog

Citing research that shows the black market’s detrimental effects to the environment , public safety and lawful sales, Gov.

New Frontier Data Publishes Free Africa Cannabis Markets Report

Cannabis Law Report

This newest report provides an overview of African cannabis legalization and the continent regulatory environment, helping guide new operators and potential investors as they craft their regional business strategy and go to market plans.

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It’s Healthier to Stay Away from Doctors in America (Part 1 of 2)

Nature's Way Medicine

Reasons It’s Healthier to Stay Away from Doctors in American Healthcare Today Here are some of the rackets taking place in our healthcare system that create an environment where it’s healthier to stay away from doctors in America today.

Unions Blowing Smoke with "Green Lung" Myth

MJ Business Attorneys

What is ‘green lung’? Is cultivating marijuana to blame, or something else?

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Saturday Spotlight

Canna Care Docs

environment. Doug Macdonald Waltham, MA location. Doug has been an employee with Canna Care Docs for about 4 years now, has worked in our call center, many offices, and now is a regional manager for Massachusetts. What were you doing before you came to Canna Care Docs?

Marijuana Banking Bill Scheduled For Committee Markup

NORML

This ongoing federal prohibition forces this newly emerging billion-dollar industry operates largely on a cash-only basis — an environment that makes businesses more susceptible to theft and more difficult to audit.

Hemp Intro

Otherside Farms

Even more importantly is the positive impact hemp can have on the environment. Here’s an in depth look at hemp including its history, benefits, and why the environment is going to thank us for using this plant to protect the planet.

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Medical Office Team Member

Canna Care Docs

Provide a professional presentation and medical environment to the office. Canna Care Docs is the largest cannabis recommendation center in the nation and operates 28 centers in 12 states and is rapidly expanding. Our culture is respect, innovation, trust, communication and professionalism. We are looking for compassionate individuals to join our team. Job Responsibilities: • Provides efficient flow of clients/patients to optimize appointment availability.

Medical Office Team Member

Canna Care Docs

Provide a professional presentation and medical environment to the office. Canna Care Docs is the largest cannabis recommendation center in the nation and operates 28 centers in 12 states and is rapidly expanding. Our culture is respect, innovation, trust, communication and professionalism. We are looking for compassionate individuals to join our team. Job Responsibilities: • Provides efficient flow of clients/patients to optimize appointment availability.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 6/7/19

NORML

315 was approved by the Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources Committee on 6/6/19. Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! This week, the Appropriations Committee in the U.S.

Marijuana Colors and What They Mean

The Herb Collective

People who grow marijuana can tamper with colors by adjusting temperature and light exposure, also known as the pH environment. For the famous purple color, marijuana has to be grown in neutral pH environments. Ever wondered about the difference in the colors of marijuana?

Japanese Officials Approve Epidiolex For Clinical Trials

Cannabis Law Report

The trials, to be tightly controlled in a hospital environment, are exempted from Japan’s Cannabis Control Act, which bans cannabis compounds generally.

Should Growing Male Hemp Outdoors Be Banned?

Medicinal Genomics

Gender is a controversial topic in hemp cultivation. Recently, Oregon CBD made a statement on its social media accounts, calling for the end of male hemp cultivation outdoors in Oregon and other areas that are currently devoid of feral hemp populations.

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What Is the Shelf Life of CBD Oil? What Is the Best Way to Store CBD Oil?

Cannabis Cheri

The best place to store your CBD oil is in a cool, dark environment. Ask Cheri: What is the shelf life of CBD Oil and what is the best way to store CBD oil? Great questions Jodi.

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Marijuana Banking Passes Critical Committee

NORML

This ongoing federal prohibition forces this newly emerging billion-dollar industry operates largely on a cash-only basis — an environment that makes businesses more susceptible to theft and more difficult to audit. In the first of what is anticipated to be multiple Congressional votes to address the federal prohibition and criminalization of marijuana, the House Financial Services Committee will today voted to advance The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595 , 45-15.

Guam. The Amsterdam of The Pacific ?

Cannabis Law Report

We have to take it and control it, monitor its use and effects, benefit from its medicinal efforts, allow our people to live in a safer environment.”. It’s been in discussion for quite some time now so it shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise. The Seattle Times reports.

Hemp & Health

Leaf Science

Farmed fish are pumped with antibiotics (farmed fish are notorious for this due to the disease ridden environment). The cost to our environment 6 and in turn to human life is to great for us not to manage our meat consumption.

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Nevada may be forced to reveal marijuana-license criteria

Cannabis Chronicles

The hearing will focus on a second wave of dispensaries approved in December to open into an evolving regulatory environment where local lawmakers are considering allowing pot lounges on or near the Las Vegas Strip.

Marijuana reform is budding in New Hampshire!

NORML

It was referred to the Environment and Agriculture Committee on 1/03/2019. Here in New Hampshire, there has been a great deal of progress in the last few years. Several bills have been introduced in the state legislature, ranging from legal hemp production to adult-use marijuana legalization, and the fight for freedom has never been more widely supported than now.

Environmental Law Institute Publishes Article: Environmental Impacts and Opportunities for the Cannabis Industry & Publishes Brochures On Pesticide Use In Cannabis Grow Businesses

Cannabis Law Report

The social and health implications of cannabis have been hotly debated, but the environmental impacts and opportunities offered by the rapidly expanding cannabis industry have received far less attention, despite calls to add the environment to the conversation on marijuana liberalization.

CANNAVAL to Educate and Empower: Agriculture Commissioner Nominee Positive T.A. Nelson Welcomes Cannabis Education and Exhibitors to the US Virgin Islands

Canna Newswire

To create an environment which emphasizes entrepreneurship holds on to the locals’ culture, and helps their economy thrive, is what makes this opportunity so special. Pot Network joins CANNAVAL as Media Partner; Munch & Co named Event Producers.

Article: In Cannabis Trademark Wars, “Wood” v. “Weed” is Closely Watched

Cannabis Law Report

As a $5 billion federal contractor in business 55 years, it is compelled to provide a drug-free work environment, which includes cannabis, and conducts random drug-testing of employees. Authored By Cannabis Law Group.

Divided States: NJ, NY and Massachusetts Uniquely Approach Cannabis Legalization

NewsMunchies

The commission’s vote in favor of cannabis cafes has the potential to provide a safer environment to consume the plant legally as well as infuse more money into the Massachusetts economy.

Guam Legalizes Marijuana Use By Adults

NORML

We have to take it and control it, monitor its use and effects, benefit from its medicinal efforts, allow our people to live in a safer environment.” Democratic Gov.

How to Avoid Litigation in Uncertain Times

Garvey Schubert Barer - Cannabis Business

The shredding of the Cole memo last month leaves the cannabis industry in an uncertain regulatory environment. Industry-wide anxiety of this sort can sometimes breed business disputes that wind up in litigation.

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) Blog Post On Illegal Grow Cleanup Illustrates Seriousness Of Environmental Damage Unregulated Market Leads To

Cannabis Law Report

On January 15 they published the following information highlighting the damage the black market is doing to California’s environment. Working together, we can protect the environment and help the permitted cannabis market thrive.”.

Light Deprivation and Cannabis: Jonathan Valdman of Forever Flowering Greenhouses Weighs In

CannaTech

However, unless a farm is located near the equator, most countries’ outdoor environment will only allow the production of one crop annually. The story of a cannabis company that chooses to grow its product under the sun is one of a company concerned about the environment.

5 Medical Cannabis Strains That Can be Used to Treat PTSD

FloridaMarijuana.net

On December 17, 2014, MAPS was awarded a $2 million grant from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to complete the study. 5 cannabis strains to treat PTSD? The National Academies of Sciences reports that PTSD is a stressor-related disorder which develops as a result of a patient’s exposure to a traumatic event.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/24/19

NORML

315 was heard by the Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources Committee on 5/23/19, and is scheduled for another hearing in the same committee on 5/30. Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup!