Category Archive: Miscellaneous

All Eyes on Nevada, Massachusetts, California, Maine and Arizona

It’s just 11 weeks until election day 2016, which will be by far the most monumental day for cannabis law reform since the beginning of prohibition of in the 1930s. Five state – Nevada, Massachusetts, California, Maine and Arizona – will be voting on the legalization of recreational cannabis, and all eyes are on them …

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Washington Has Harsher Felony Cannabis Possession Laws than 32 Other States

Washington is one of four states where the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis is legal for those 21 and older, including its distribution through licensed retail outlets. With that in mind, you might be surprised to know that in regards to felony cannabis possession laws, Washington’s are harsher than 32 states, including …

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Patent No. 6,630,507: Why the Government has Patents on Cannabis Plant Compounds

By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist It may not have quite the same ring to it as a certain seven-digit number made famous in song in 1981, but 6,630,507 has been growing increasingly internet-famous since last week. Following the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s inaction on rescheduling marijuana, legalization proponents have responded by taking to the internet …

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100,000 – 150,000 Jobs Created by Legal Cannabis Industry in U.S.

The legal cannabis industry employs between 100,000 and 150,000 people in the United States, according to the 2016 Marijuana Business Factbook, a report published by Marijuana Business Daily. The report includes those employed at recreational cannabis and medical cannabis retail outlets, cultivation centers, testing labs and production centers. To determine the number of jobs created, …

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Tips For The Marijuana Flowering Stage

By Robert Bergman, ILoveGrowingMarijuana.org After an entire season of taking good care of your marijuana plants, it is easy to sit back and relax during the flowering stage of their life cycle. This is one of the worst things you could do, however, as this stage needs to be just as carefully monitored. Perhaps even more so …

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10% of Entire United States Voting for Cannabis Legalization this November

In just two and a half months, five states – 10% of the entire U.S. – will be voting to legalize recreational cannabis for everyone 21 and older. An additional four states will be voting for legalizing medical cannabis, making almost 20% of the U.S. voting on some for of cannabis legalization. Having five states …

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Why Hemp Makes Better Toilet Paper

By Kathy Garton, MarijuanaTimes.org Americans use an average of 50 pounds of toilet paper, per person, each year. This accounts for millions of trees being destroyed. While the Western world has cut back on paper usage with the development of technology, toilet paper is one area that cannot be improvised – or can it? Before …

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Petition Calling on New Jersey Governor to Sign Medical Cannabis PTSD Bill Gets 11,000 Signatures in 5 Days

A petition calling on New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to sign Assembly Bill 457 into law has received over 11,000 signatures in just five days. Assembly Bill 457 would allow those with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to legally purchase, possess and use cannabis to help treat their ailment. The proposal was given approval by …

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Why Microsoft is Joining the Marijuana Industry and Why the DEA Won’t Stop it

By Rajiv Rao ZDNet.com The last two months have been busy ones for the marijuana community. Most recently, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) declined to loosen restrictions on medical marijuana, and kept the drug classified in the same ‘Schedule 1’ category as LSD and heroin. There was much handwringing before and after the decision was …

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Strawberry Marijuana Jam Recipe

Time Required: 30 minutes   Yields About 2 Cups Jam   What You Need:  small saucepan 3 cups sugar ¼ cup lemon juice 4 cups fresh strawberries, halved with stems removed ¼ cup CannaHoney (using agave in replace of honey if vegan) 2 Mason jars with lids   Steps: Split the CannaHoney equally and pour …

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