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The state’s growers have created unique cultivation methods and strains that tend to thrive in the various microclimates.

The first controlled study examining marijuana as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder needs just a handful more U.S. military veterans to volunteer as test subjects before it can be completed, the study’s nonprofit sponsor announced Thursday.

Scientists are hustling on behalf of the weed industry to find new ways to produce the most valuable compounds in marijuana, ditching greenhouses in favor of big steel vats of yeast that can ‘brew’ cannabis like Budweiser brews beer.

Every cannabis consumer knows that strain of Presidential OG may inspire you to finish an entire bag of stale potato chips, with no regard for the consequences. But why?

A new study reveals that cannabis researchers may be able to replace expensive and time-consuming extraction methods with a simple coffee machine.

Participants smoke, undergo driving simulation.

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