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5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Growing Your Own Cannabis - Cannabis News

Home cannabis cultivation has come a long way since the days of total prohibition, with more states and Washington DC now offering some form of cultivation provision.

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Michigan's Electric Kanna Karnival celebrates medical marijuana culture - Cannabis News

VIENNA TWP, MI -- A new festival in Genesee County aimed to normalize medical marijuana use.

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Tax money from marijuana sales helping students pay for college in Colorado - Cannabis News

DENVER - Marijuana is a $1.3 billion industry in Colorado, and the ensuing tax revenue is helping students pay for college.

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Cannabis Cup offers a different kind of do-it-yourself experience - Cannabis News

There are hundreds of booths at the three-day festival, which also features concerts, a grow room, carnival rides, food trucks, educational seminars and more.

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Could recreational marijuana help pay South Dakota teachers? - Cannabis News

South Dakota voters could boost funding to teachers and reduce the state's sales tax burden by supporting a ballot measure aimed at legalizing marijuana for recreational use.

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Could recreational marijuana help pay South Dakota teachers? - Cannabis News

South Dakota voters could boost funding to teachers and reduce the state's sales tax burden by supporting a ballot measure aimed at legalizing marijuana for recreational use.

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Two Colleges Join New York's Industrial Hemp Farming Program - Cannabis News

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two more colleges have been authorized to participate in New York's industrial hemp pilot program.

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Two Colleges Join New York's Industrial Hemp Farming Program - Cannabis News

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two more colleges have been authorized to participate in New York's industrial hemp pilot program.

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Addiction Specialists Ponder a Potential Aid: Pot - Cannabis News

A new clinic is experimenting with a concept made possible by the growing legalization of marijuana: that pot, rather than being a gateway into drugs, could be a gateway out.

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When Seniors Visit a Cannabis Store, There are Questions Aplenty – Cannabis News

Adults in late middle age tended to consume more cannabis than those of retirement age – but that seems to be quickly changing.

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University of Denver adds marijuana business course for spring term – Cannabis News

DENVER – Students at the University of Denver will have a new class to choose from next quarter: The business of marijuana.

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Avoid These 5 Common Cannabis Growing Mistakes – Cannabis News

Achieving great cannabis is no easy feat, and many mistakes can be made along the way.

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Cannabis sommeliers are trained at Trichome Institute in Denver – Cannabis News

DENVER - You’ve likely heard of a wine sommelier, but what about a cannabis sommelier? It’s a real thing.

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Colorado county using $425K in local pot taxes for college scholarships – Cannabis News

Pueblo County expands its cannabis-funded scholarships with eye on having high school graduates enroll at local colleges.

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Pop Music and Cannabis: A Romance That Began in the 1930s – Cannabis News

More than 80 years ago, when American music tastes were morphing into what we call the Swing Era, cannabis references began popping up regularly in popular music.

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California's Sonoma State University to offer medical cannabis course – Cannabis News

After about a year of discussions with a medical cannabis education organization, Sonoma State University will finally be offering its first course in medical cannabis in March.

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The synergy of terpenes in cannabis – Cannabis News

The key to better health may be found in a mixture of oils.

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Rutgers University athletics' new drug policy eases penalties for marijuana – Cannabis News

Prior to the start of the 2016-17 season, Rutgers instituted a new drug testing policy that calls for varying punitive and rehabilitative measures for athletes who test positive for performance-enhancing drugs but has reduced penalties for marijuana use.

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New York’s Friars Club is going to pot – Cannabis News

The event at the iconic showbiz club, called "Medical Marijuana: Weeding out Fact from Fiction," is being presented by the Cannabis Doctors of New York.

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A new 3D-printed cannabis inhaler lets doctors administer medical marijuana remotely – Cannabis News

Made with 3D-printing technology, the inhaler comes in two variations—one for individuals and for medical institutions.

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