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Israel Government to Spend Millions Studying Cannabis

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 08:00

The Israel government has announced that they will be spending millions to study various aspects of cannabis. The studies will be done in collaboration between the Ministry of Health’s medical cannabis unit and the Ministry of Agriculture’s chief scientist unit. According to the Ministries of both agencies, they will be providing ILS 8 million (roughly [...]

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Smoking Necessities for Every Stoner

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 08:00

Whether your a recreational marijuana novice or veteran, you probably have a small stash of necessities for enjoying a good smoke. Those veterans out there already know the key materials to keep handy to enjoy a relaxing marijuana smoking sessions. But if you’re wonder what the most basic needs for connoisseur’s collection are, here’s a list [...]

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Washington Bill Would Alter Marijuana Penalties, Allow Sharing

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 08:00

Legislation to alter the penalties associated with possessing and transferring certain amounts of marijuana has been filed in Washington State. The measure, House Bill 1065, received a public hearing last week in the House Committee on Commerce & Gaming; a majority of those speaking spoke in favor of the measure. Filed by Representative Steve Kirby [...]

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Canadian Company, Cannabismo, Provides High-Quality Cannabis Products

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 08:00

The marijuana industry has become one of most booming industries in the United States. Opportunities for profit in the cannabusiness have only just started to be realized since the 2014 legalization of recreational cannabis in Colorado and Washington. Canadian marijuana enthusiasts are trying to keep up. More and more states in the U.S. have started [...]

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Cannabis Industry Mixer Hosted to Benefit Local Portland Nonprofit

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 08:00

This coming Wednesday, Januray 25, The Weed Blog will host an Oregon Cannabis Industry Mixer and Networking Event at the Lagunitas Community Room  to benefit Echo Theater Company in Porltand! The event will be held from 5:30-8:30 p.m. and will include a cash bar, finger foods, and messaging from many leading brands in the Oregon cannabis [...]

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Multiple Bills Filed for Medical Marijuana Legislation in Georgia

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 08:00

With only two weeks in session, lawmakers in Georgia have submitted three different bills on marijuana policy reform. State House Representative Allen Peake has proposed two of these measures, and the third was filled by Senators Watson and Unterman. Each proposed bill tackles medical marijuana from a different perspective. Here is a breakdown of these [...]

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The HIA Challenges the DEA’s Recent CBD Code

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 08:00

The HIA has filed a petition for a review of the DEA’s recent internal changes which gave a specific code to CBD and CBD-derived products. Back in December we wrote about a statement issued by the DEA that said that under “Final Rule—Establishment of a New Drug Code for Marihuana Extract” that a specific code [...]

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Legalization’s Impact: Growing Revenue, Narrowing Margins

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 08:00

The legalization of cannabis throughout North America has created many opportunities for companies and investors, but the increase in supply has made the industry less profitable over time. While the cannabis industry is expected to soar to more than $20 billion in just five years, driving significant potential revenue, prices have fallen anywhere from 25% [...]

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420 Evaluations San Jose: Get a MMJ Card Online Right Now!

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 08:00

You’re a San Jose resident, and even though you’ve wanted a medical marijuana card for a while now, somehow you don’t have one, right? Your friends sure do, maybe even some of your family members. I mean, come on, there’s probably a San Jose 420 Evaluations office right down the street they all got their [...]

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#Simon2Zion: Black Widow Tackles the Mini Triathlon [Part 4]

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 08:00

With the way my training schedule has been looking lately, you would think I was training for a triathlon and not a 100-mile ultra-marathon. And with the amount of pot I’ve been smoking, you would think I was trying to set a world record for how many consecutive hours out of the day can you be [...]

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