This 65-year-old cannabis farmer wants to go legal. In the meantime, the police need to stop raiding his property, he says

The most impressive feature at Ronnie Bell’s ranch-style house is his indoor cannabis grow. His guest bedroom has been turned into a nursery, complete with a reflective grow tent. In the next room, there are many cannabis plants growing. But growing pot has come at a price. In the past 24 years Bell, who served […]

5 purple cannabis strains that won’t make you sleepy

Everyone loves purple cannabis strains. They’re beautiful, they smell and taste great, and their effects can be pretty potent, depending on the strain. Since the rise and popularity of Granddaddy Purple, purple strains are thought of as being grapey and heavily sedative. But the truth is, you can’t just look at purple flowers and assume they’re […]

B-Real Discusses ‘Bong Appétit: Cook Off,’ The National TV Cannabis Cooking Show He Hosts

As the mainstreaming of cannabis continues, VICELAND’s cannabis-themed cooking show “Bong Appétit,” the most prominent (or maybe the only) marijuana cooking show on national and international television, is upping its bets by incorporating B-Real of Cypress Hill as its season three host and judge, while also rebooting the product as a cook-off – or cooking competition. The famed rapper, actor, and cannabis […]

4 Cannabis Stocks Forecast to Hit $1 Billion in Annual Sales by 2024

For the past 15-plus months, marijuana stocks have been on a mostly precipitous downtrend. After years of (pardon the pun) flying high, growing pains finally caught up with the industry. To our north, regulatory-based supply problems created bottlenecks in select provinces and shortages in others. Meanwhile, high tax rates on legal U.S. cannabis have allowed cheaper […]

How long should I be waiting to drive after consuming edible cannabis?

Since I don’t like inhaling things, I’d always avoided marijuana. A few months ago, I discovered weed gummies and I find they help me calm down in the evening so I can sleep. How long should I be waiting to drive after taking them? Even after a year of legalization, I’m really not clear on […]

How To Make RSO Body Lotion

After moving cross country to Arizona from Pennsylvania, I decided to get my medical card. In my personal life I have never felt relief from traditional medicines, and unfortunately PA was lacking in alternative medicines before my departure. Like most high school athletes, my only options were to overspend on methods that would end up […]

Pot use admission at U.S. border snagging Canadian boomers, says lawyer

VICTORIA — Canadians wanting to cross the U.S. border are being asked different marijuana questions than they were before cannabis was legal, says an American immigration lawyer who represents numerous aging baby boomers denied entry to America for past pot use. Recreational marijuana will have been legal for a year on Thursday, but any celebrating […]

Someone called 911 after roommate stole US$20 worth of weed

Police in Dade City, Florida say they had to ask a local man to kindly stop calling them to report that his roommate had dipped into his stash. A Pasco County Sheriff’s Office deputy took to Twitter in an effort to get the weed-bereaved gentleman to stop calling about his stolen weed, which remains prohibited in the […]

A year in the weeds: Why the cannabis industry didn’t take off the way everyone planned

There is no shortage of answers to the question of what went wrong, but one thing seems certain: there is plenty of blame to go around In an outdoor parking lot between a shelter and a Tim Hortons in downtown Ottawa, black market cannabis dealer Jay (not his real name) said he can’t think of […]

Cannabis Canada: Aphria shares soar after posting second-straight quarterly profit

Aphria beats profit expectations, reaffirms guidance of up to $700M in annual revenue Cannabis producer Aphria is becoming something of a rarity in the cannabis space – a profitable company. The Leamington, Ont.-based pot producer reported $16.4 million in net income in the first quarter of fiscal 2020 or seven cents per share for its second straight […]