Ep42 (5.28.2018) @Cannag1rl (Humboldt Seeds/Solis Tek/Buddy Bags/Sensational Solutions/Primordial Solutions)
On the show Monday, May 28th 2018: @cannag1rl, a "WildCannaFlower"!
@cannag1rl💃 is a mover and shaker in the worldwide cannabis community! And happens to be my interviewee on Monday! Catch it live 2-4pm!
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NORML announced on May 23 that NORML PAC is endorsing Jared Polis for Governor of Colorado. Read More...
Cannabis, Guns and Our Individual Rights
Cannabis laws and the Second Amendment are on a collision course likely to increase the legal risks for individuals who share the same passion for the core American principles of freedom and liberty. While these industries seem mutually exclusive, it is becoming glaringly obvious that there is overlap among a wide range of demographics. In this post, I will review the procedures for purchasing a firearm from a commercial retailer. If you are a firearms owner and a possessor of a medical marijuana card, be advised that your world may change dramatically in the coming months. Read More
STUDY TO DETERMINE IF CANNABIS CAN TREAT HIV. Despite federal threats, a study is underway, looking at the effects of cannabis on the digestive system and other areas in people living with HIV. AIDS Clinical Trials Unit at the University of Washington is looking for scientific proof that cannabis can aid in treating HIV. Read More..
Could Hemp Be a Lifeline for Struggling Farmers?Pacific Standard-May 25, 2018
Amid all the excitement around marijuana legalization in America, another newly legal crop has received comparatively little attention: hemp.
Forbes — Jobs are growing in the cannabis sector and the so are the businesses offering them. 125,000-160,000 people work full-time in the legal marijuana industry according to Chris Walsh, industry analyst and Editorial Vice President of MJBizDaily. That includes growers, processors, sellers and those that service and supply those companies. There are more marijuana sector employees than librarians or kindergarten teachers in the United States Walsh said. 30 states plus DC allow medical or recreational cannabis that contains the psychoactive ingredient THC. Adding the states like Texas that have some sort of CBD-only medical marijuana laws, brings the number into the mid-40’s said Garrett Rudolph editor of industry business magazine Marijuana Venture. READ FULL STORY
CANNABIS CONSUMERS REJECT STONER IMAGE ON TV
We’ve come a long way from Cheech and Chong’s first interpretations of cannabis life in Up in Smoke—40 years, to be exact. But the lazy stoner image in film and television persists in society today. New York-based Miner & Co. Studio released findings on May 23 that point the blame on Hollywood for perpetuating the slothful stoner stigma.
FIRST MEDICAL CANNABIS DISPENSARY IN AFRICA OPENS DOORS
According to Al Jazeera, the first dispensary in Africa opened doors on May 16 in Durban, South Africa. While medical cannabis is still illegal in South Africa, personal cannabis consumption is now non-punishable by law. The Holistic Relief Wellness and Pain Management Centre, however, is only selling products without THC. Read More...
Senator Jeff Merkely Co-Sponsors Bill to End Federal Cannabis Prohibition
Recently, the California Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch published proposed emergency regulations allowing smaller cannabis manufacturers to operate in shared-use facilities. Read More...
Overproduction of Marijuana Floods Market; Growers Scale Back to Match Demand
US Attorney for Oregon Announced He Will Enforce Federal Cannabis Prohibition
Video recordings, as well as a PDF, of the OMMP and OLCC informational workshop session are now available on the OMMP reporting and tracking requirements web page. The informational workshop session provided information on how to designate a grow site administrator (GSA), an overview of the Cannabis Tracking System (CTS), and an overview of the Department of Agriculture pesticide rules.
As a reminder, a GSA must be designated for grow sites required to use CTS by May 31, 2018.
Visit the GSA web page for instructions on how to designate a GSA.
Visit the reporting and tracking requirements web page to determine your grow site’s reporting requirement.
Registered medical processors and dispensaries can find information on how to set up a CTS account on the reporting and tracking requirement web page.
CTS must be used on or before July 1, 2018 by qualifying grow sites, medical processing sites and medical dispensaries or your registration may be revoked.
Former 'Weed Country' Stars Indicted in Tennessee for Marijuana Found on Tour Bus
From Senator Jeff Merkely:
Dear Jackson County Residents,
On Tuesday, May 29th, I am hosting a town hall at the Medford Central High School in Medford. I invite all Jackson County residents to come and discuss what we need to do to strengthen our state and our nation.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Medford Central High School – Gym
815 S Oakdale Ave
Medford, OR 97501
RSVP >> GET DIRECTIONS >>