cannabis knowledge

Sophisticated Stoners: Methods and Tools of the Cannabis Sommelier

Rolling a half to one gram joint in unflavored rolling paper would be the number one choice for cannabis tastings because it allows the taster to physically see the oil…

medical cannabinoids
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Medicinal Cannabis 101: Is It A Better Alternative?

What You Need to Know About Medicinal Cannabis Throughout the years, the use of alternative medicine has been known to relieve many ailments such as anxiety, back pain, insomnia, and…

Budtending

How to Become a Budtender: Training and Requirements

Budtender 101: Tips on How to Become One Want to be a budtender? If you are passionate about becoming a budtender, you’ll be needing a lot of knowledge and experience…

Politics

Marijuana: Reclaiming Our Least Favourite Name For Weed

Weed, ganja, bud, mota, skunk, grifa…There is no end to the names that we have given this amazing plant, and like all things that exist in this world, each name…

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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.

A few buds of original Exodus Cheese with jars in the background.
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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?…

Cola of a Texada Timewarp cannabis plant
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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…

Cannabis buds growing in regenerative living soil
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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…