Monthly Archives: August 2016

  • What other compounds are in Weed other than THC and CBD?

    Good weed used to be all about the THC. It was the one cannabinoid (compound that’s only found in marijuana plants) that everybody knew about, and it got a lot of hype. Continue reading

  • Home Grown in Canada from 24th August

    The Canadian federal government has just changed the laws regarding the growing of cannabis for medical patients. Earlier this year, the Conservative federal government struck down laws that would allow medical patients to grow their own marijuana in order to make it easier and cheaper for these patients to have access to it. However, a new Liberal government sits in Parliament, and they’ve recently overturned that decision. As of August 24th, Canadian medical cannabis patients can grow their own marijuana, or designate someone to grow it for them. Continue reading

  • What is the Difference between Weed and Hash?

    Anyone who’s watched an older episode of the hit Showtime comedy Weeds, knows that marijuana – any type of marijuana – can be used to create hash. There are many different ways to turn an ounce of dry green leaf into a smooth semi-solid or paste, but all of them will concentrate the THC from marijuana, producing hash with a THC content hovering around 40% while the average bowl of bud only contains around 10% - 20%. Because hash has such a higher concentration than marijuana, the physical and mental effects felt after smoking hash are much more intense. Continue reading

  • Top 10 Outrageous Claims Made Against Marijuana

    “This is your brain. This is your brain on drugs.” Who can forget these words, spoken while watching an egg being fried to a crisp in a cast iron pan? Continue reading

  • Strain Scope - OG Kush

    All You Need to Know About OG Kush
    Sometimes you want a cannabis strain that will mellow you out and relax you when nothing else will. Other times, you might want a strain that gives you that euphoric, giggly high that makes you incredibly happy and light-hearted. OG Kush is a strain that’s 75% Indica and 25% Sativa, and will give you both. OG Kush is known around the world as being one of the best strains of cannabis out there, and you can tell just by looking at its crystal-laden buds that it will give you the high you’re looking for. Continue reading

  • What are the Next States that are Likely to Go Legal?

    There are a lot of different laws regarding marijuana throughout the United States, and it’s up to each individual state to determine whether or not they want to legalize it, and if they want to do so for medical or recreational purposes, or both. Currently, Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and the District of Columbia are the only states that have legalized marijuana to the point where you can purchase it from dispensaries and legally carry it on you. Continue reading

  • How to Avoid Stress in Marijuana Plants

    Everyone has experienced stress at some point in their lives, and knows of the negative results it can have. Stress can cause an increase in our heart rate, our blood pressure, and even cause ailments such as shortness of breath or headaches. But while stress isn’t good for us, it can be devastating to marijuana plants, causing lower growth or yields, turning plants male (and therefore not producing those gorgeous buds), and even death. Continue reading

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