What’s in Store for Weed in 2016?

So 2015 was a helluva year for weed in Washington State: Cannabusiness became serious business, medical marijuana began its official demise, some weird and wonderful new products arrived on the market, and a whole lot of other madness happened. And while we’ve worked out a few kinks since we legalized pot, there’s still a lot […]

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Could Growing Recreational Marijuana Outdoors Help Save Energy?

Growing marijuana indoors requires a lot of energy — lights to speed up plant growth, dehumidifiers, heating and cooling equipment. Could sustainable outdoor farms be a more environmentally responsible alternative? A group of Washington marijuana growers say yes. Several workers sit around a  white table in a small room on a marijuana farm in Goldendale, […]

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Can a lifelong weed-hater find a strain he likes?

I’ve never liked weed. This confuses certain people; it’s like I just told them I hate ice cream. But at the age of 21, it was a profound relief when I figured out I could just pass the joint at a party, rather than subject myself to an obtrusive, spinny high.    Lately, though, some […]

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“CANNABIS 101” – Article from Cannabis Chronicles

Most of the I-502 growers I’ve talked to say that their marijuana is grown using practices. But how do you know for sure? That’s a more problematic issue than you might think. Only the U.S. Department of Agriculture can certify produce as, and it’s part of the federal government, which doesn’t recognize marijuana as a […]

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