Cannabis Strain Names Have the Most Fascinating Origin Stories! – Cannabis News

Elaborate tales about 10 of your favorite ganja genotypes.

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LEDs Light Up Indoor Farming and Marijuana Cultivation – Cannabis News

We speak with Randy Mortensen, who heads up a division of Lighting Science focused on cannabis and indoor agriculture.

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Maine’s ‘Clean’ Medical Marijuana: ‘Organic’ in Disguise – Cannabis News

If growers could not use the organic label, they would use another.

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Organic Pot Grower Living the Dream in Canada – Cannabis News

29-year-old is the lead agronomist for a British Columbia marijuana company.

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Budding industry: LED lights used for life support systems can grow marijuana – Cannabis News

A former NASA researcher who spent his time looking into plant-based life-support systems for long-duration space missions has a new focus: indoor cannabis cultivation.

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Concentrating on Cannabis: The Secrets of Kief – Cannabis News

This smoking experience doesn’t require solvents or expensive equipment. It just takes some patience.

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The Science Behind Purple Kush, and the Colors of Cannabis – Cannabis News

Before cannabinoid testing and genetic profiling of the cannabis plant, consumers would judge a batch of weed based on its smell, taste, and color.

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First look: Illinois marijuana plant marks 1st year – Cannabis News

The Delavan facility is working on hundreds of genetic strains, and plants are harvested about five times each year.

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First look: Illinois marijuana plant marks 1st year – Cannabis News

The Delavan facility is working on hundreds of genetic strains, and plants are harvested about five times each year.

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Your Guide to Drying and Curing Cannabis Buds – Cannabis News

After months of hard work carefully tending your plants, you’ve finally harvested a crop of frosty, fragrant cannabis buds that you just can’t wait to try. But first, they need to be dried.

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Can cannabis plants be moved outdoors part-time? Tips for a sunny transition – Cannabis News

Renowned grower Jorge Cervantes will answer readers’ questions and give advice on all things related to the cannabis plant.

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Oregon man considered ‘The Willy Wonka of Pot’ – Cannabis News

PENDLETON — In the marijuana world, cannabis breeder Daniel John “D.J.” Short gets rock star raves while simultaneously keeping to the shadows.

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The Rabbis Are Here to Inspect the (Legal) Weed – Marijuana News

Vireo, a subsidiary of Vireo Health, is one of at least two companies aiming to sell kosher medical marijuana products like tinctures or cannabis oil.

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Prison town goes to pot: Desert city Adelanto hopes cultivating marijuana will save it – Marijuana News

Adelanto, known 80 years ago for its fruit trees, is tying its star to another agricultural boom. In November, it became the second city in Southern California to permit commercial cultivation of medical marijuana.

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Uttarakhand to Become First Indian State to Legalise Cannabis Cultivation – Marijuana News

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Uttarakhand government's decision to allow farmers to cultivation of hemp plants is the first of its kind in India.

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Florida approves 5 nurseries to grow medical marijuana – Marijuana News

Jose “Joche” Smith, chief executive at Costa Farms, in a shade house containing thousands of indoor plants in May 2011. Image: Daniel Bock for the Miami Herald

TALLAHASSEE - Five Florida nurseries, including two from Miami-Dade County, were selected Monday to cultivate and distribute the first legal marijuana in the state, opening the door to the sale of the non-euphoric strains to treat patients with seizure disorders and cancer by June of next year.

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Colombia to legalize commercial sale of medical marijuana – Marijuana News

A youth smokes marijuana cigarettes using a papaya during a rally in support of legalizing marijuana in Medellin, Colombia, May 2013. AP Photo, Luis Benavides

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Colombia's government plans to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for medicinal and scientific purposes, officials said Thursday in a surprise shift by the longtime U.S. ally in the war on drugs.

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The University of Colorado will Change the World through its Hemp Research Program

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Colorado has not only been at the forefront of the marijuana revolution through the state’s efforts to legalize recreational marijuana, but Colorado is also a leader in industrial hemp research.
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