Day: November 26, 2018

Downtown Ithaca Welcomes CBD Store

Reading Time: 2 minutes Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD is a product that is becoming more and more popular for pain relief, anxiety, sleep deprivation and more as more studies come out. “So CBD helps the inflammation in your body, you have an endocannabinoid system that sometimes is out of whack  because you’re deficient in cannabinoids, so this […]

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Cannabis expert says we’re just scratching the surface in unlocking the plant’s potential

Reading Time: 4 minutes Marijuana enthusiasts have spoken of the miraculous effects of their favourite plant for more than 12,000 years, but only now are we beginning to understand the real potential of its powers. You might have accused these pot consumers of becoming deluded by the effects of smoking high-grade bud a few years ago, but countries around […]

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Maryland medical marijuana sales surpassing forecast

Reading Time: 1 minute Medical marijuana sales in Maryland are surpassing a previous forecast and could reach $100 million this year. The Baltimore Sun reports that medical marijuana sales totaled $67 million for the first nine months of 2018. A market research firm predicted last year that the state’s sales in 2018 would be about $46 million. New Frontier […]

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Big Marijuana vs. craft weed: Will cannabis conglomerates ruin small family farms?

Reading Time: 4 minutes The first time I stepped foot on a marijuana farm, I couldn’t see a thing. It was late at night, and it had taken me almost twenty-four hours to get there from Miami, Florida. I had been working on an article about the water rights of marijuana farmers for the past few months, but since […]

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Weed Chefs

Reading Time: 3 minutes There’s something deeply satisfying about getting high and drooling over images of a gorgeous, marijuana-infused dinner — and a new crop of shows offer a look into how these intoxicating feasts are made. Take Viceland’s Bong Appétit, by far the biggest hit of the genre. Last year, it was nominated for a James Beard award, a top […]

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New York City Reeks of Marijuana, So Go Ahead And Legalize It In 2019

Reading Time: 7 minutes While nearly everyone affiliated with the cannabis trade was at MJBizCon two weeks ago in Las Vegas showing off the latest innovations in pot products, accepting meaningless awards and, of course, smoking metric tons of weed with a like-minded tribe of commercial cannabis culture, I was on the opposite end of the country in New […]

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Is Marijuana Legalization Economic Salvation Or Hype?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Marijuana legalization brings the money – there is no doubt about it. Year after year, states that have legalized the leaf have shown that chopping the head off the beast of the black market pot trade can have billions of dollars in economic impact. Even before a single marijuana product is sold, real estate agents […]

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