Monthly Archive: May 2017

On April 19, 2017, Gov. Jim Justice signed West Virginia’s medical marijuana bill into law! SB 386 passed the Senate in a 28-6 vote on March 29, and it passed the House on April 4 in a … Read more ›
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My posts of Week 1 and Week 2 were so full of activity, I didn’t think they could be topped until Weeks 3 and 4 came around! Cannabis Season – Week 3 This week includes Dope Cup 2017, another wander to Frankie’s place, and visits to some of my favorite downtown Portland dispensaries. Here is […]
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As cannabis legalization gains more and more support across the United States, it is becoming more clear which demographics and which regions are still our “swing vote”. The Southern United States, which include many faith based or Christian groups, may certainly be that. During my career in cannabis, I have met many people from Texas, […]
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I have been attending the Oregon Hemp Convention (OHC) event ever since I got active with the cannabis industry in Oregon, and The Weed Blog has been covering the OHC for a long time. I was a speaker in the Fall of 2015, and helped with a Women Grow booth there in 2016. It was an incredible […]
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Luis Gómez Romero, University of WollongongThe president of the United States, Donald Trump, prides himself on his business acumen. But his protec…
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The Promise of Medical Marijuana for Opioid Addiction Opioid addiction is a real epidemic in our nation, with the numbers growing every year. We hear about the heroin addiction tragedies every day on the news, but addiction to prescription opioid painkillers is an equally large problem, destroying thousands of lives every day. In light of this […]
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Best Gifts for 2017 As legal weed becomes more and more prevalent in the U.S., so do the options for gifts for those of us who use cannabis. Being a regular cannabis consumer myself, it is always exciting for me to see what is newly available on the market for the best gifts. While I […]
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In recent years the United States has been progressive in the legalization of marijuana. As of January 2017, almost 30 states have legalized marijuana use in some form and eight of those states (including the District of Columbia) have flat-out legalized it. But, does this allow for marijuana use in the workplace? Today, one key […]
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We have done several posts regarding cooking with cannabis, and here is another one about how to make a cannabis maple candy recipe from a guest author. She has explained her purpose and reason for sharing this recipe quite articulately: I believe we’ve only seen the tip of the iceberg when it comes to how […]
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