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Jay’s Story: Class, Race, and Cannabis Criminalization

Our cannabis laws, although some of the most evolved on the planet, have as of yet failed to provide any solid framework for itself or any other nation to build a truly inclusive industry, where ending the persecution of the cannabis user/grower is authentically the central objective.

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The Groovy History of Exodus Cheese

The first company that manages to bring back Exodus Cheese in all of its glory into the legal market will reap the benefit of growing a time-tested crowd-pleaser that never gets old and always stands out in the crowd.

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4 Key Tips for Judging Cannabis Quality

Those who are new to cannabis often wonder if all the hubbub around ‘good weed’ actually has anything to it. Is more expensive cannabis actually ‘better’? How can you tell?…

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Texada Timewarp: A forgotten past

Texada Timewarp is an incredibly unique heirloom (something that has been passed down from generation to generation through family members) that can easily outperform most indoor genetics in terms of…

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10 Key Tips for Blind Cannabis Tastings

Why? First off, why would one conduct blind tastings in the first place?  Well, because the placebo effect is very real, and can sway your senses. The producer’s name, the…

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3 reasons to choose organic no-till living soil for your home grow

As a lifelong ‘soilless medium’ grower who has recently transitioned over to the living soil method, it is hard for me to contain my excitement in sharing with others what…

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Therapeutic Guidance: The Beginnings of CannaReps

In 2016, I got married and decided to leave my employment to start my own company alongside my new wife. After years of working in multiple sectors of the cannabis…

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Sustainable growing is the only future

Regenerative no-till farming. Biodynamic farming. Permaculture. These Earth-saving farming techniques—once considered fringe agricultural movements for overly hopeful individuals, a.k.a. hippies—are now seeing a rapid rise in popularity. Not surprisingly, cannabis…

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Respecting cannabis cultivar names honours original breeders

What’s really in a name? Well, when it comes to cannabis, many Canadians still believe that the answer is: very little. Names like Blueberry, OG Kush, and Amnesia Haze are…