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The Art of Stone Painting: Book Review

If you read my prior post on rock painting, you come to find out this is a little bit of an obsession of mine. The passion isn’t just about painting …

How to Grow Marijuana Book | Growing Cannabis Indoors Guide

“Thanks to Haupt’s <i>Three a Light</i> method, this garden is a huge flock to tend. But three pounds of pot per light is definitely a holy trinity to …

Willie Nelson now hiring for his new weed company in Colorado

It’s not a bad day of job-hunting when you can tell your friends, “Today I applied for a job working at Willie Nelson’s weed company.”<p>Sure enough, …

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MassRoots Files To Be NASDAQ's First Cannabis Stock

MassRoots, Inc., the ‘Facebook’ for cannabis consumers, is filing an offering to sell stock with hopes that the NASDAQ will approve it for a listing.<p>The social network was formed in April of 2013 as an online community for people that smoke pot. It now has 775,000 users and 380,000 followers on …

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Articles about design duo takes over whole factory on Dwell.com - Dwell

We can only imagine all the fun these designers must be having at home.<p>Through an exhibition at a California museum, an award-winning San Francisco architecture firm offers a glimpse into its design...<p>Starting this week, New York’s Museum of Arts and Design will cede control of its second-floor …

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Vermont Governor on Marijuana Legalization: It's What 'Enlightened States' Do

In the next few weeks, as Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin nears the end of his time in office, his state could make history. If he has his way, Vermont …

The Cannabis Industry Is Not the Tobacco Industry, and We'll Prove It

Recently, I had the honor of attending a two-day intensive meeting at Georgetown Law School. The participants were some of the top public health and policy researchers and practitioners in the world. The topic was best practice recommendations for the legalization of cannabis from a public health …

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Marijuana Price Ticks Up to $1,904

For the week ended Friday, March 25, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis rose fractionally from $1,901 in the prior week to $1,904. The …

Marijuana Venture Magazine Goes Beyond 'Bongs And Thongs'

Founded two years ago, Marijuana Venture is a vehicle for businesses to share best practices on the special peculiarities of growing and selling marijuana legally.<p>“The packaging, the accounting, the marketing, everything is a little different in cannabusiness,” said Greg James founder and publisher …

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Support for marijuana legalization has hit an all-time high

A new survey released today by the the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that a record-high percentage of Americans -- 61 percent -- say they support marijuana legalization.<p>The survey uses the same question wording ("Do you think the use of marijuana should be made legal, or not?") …

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How new rules in two states could give birth to Big Marijuana

When the legal pot industry began to boom in Washington, big-money investors predicted the cannabis trade in the Northwest would soon be the darling of corporate America.<p>Former Mexico President Vicente Fox appeared at a Seattle news conference in 2013 along with pot entrepreneur Jamen Shively, who …

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Six Branding Tips Unique To Cannabusiness

With advertising options severely limited by law, the way a cannabis product presents itself in the retail or dispensary space is one of the most critical ways to attract awareness and boost sales. Here Jennifer Culpepper, founder of BrandJoint.com, shares tips with those in the industry hoping to …

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All 2016 Candidates Support Legal Weed — Sort Of

Now that Rubio is out, every candidate of both parties at least supports states' rights to decide on legal weed<p>Now that Marco Rubio is out of the …

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Understanding the Different Varieties of Cannabis Seeds

Cannabis seeds are to marijuana what grapes are to wine. Each seed gives birth to a marijuana plant, but there are countless varieties with their own …

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For pot shops with cash and no access to banks, entrepreneurs get creative with marijuana industry

The media glare on Orange County after January’s jail break revived buzz over a separate, sensational crime: the brutal kidnapping and torture of a …

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This Might Be the Best Marijuana Study You'll See All Year

Image source: Flickr user Pablo Evans.<p>Marijuana appears to be set up for what could be its best year ever.<p>The plant, which is currently illegal at the federal level, has expanded like a weed over the past two decades. A whopping 23 states have legalized marijuana for medicinal use since 1996, and …

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This dark brick home has made a life for itself in the forest

Setless Architecture have designed a home surrounded by nature in Dundas, Ontario, Canada.<p>The home is situated above the Bruce Trail, on the edge of …

The 3 Most Important Marijuana Battleground States in This Year's Elections

Image source: Flickr user Carlos Gracia.<p>According to cannabis research firm ArcView Market Research, legal marijuana is the fastest growing industry in the United States, and it very well could keep this title, or stay very near the top in terms of growth for years to come.<p><b>Marijuana's mammoth</b> …

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Introducing the Hikari Box Tiny House Plans

Introducing the Hikari Box Tiny House Plans from Shelter Wise: Bright, Spacious and UncomplicatedIf you’re looking for a tiny house design that’s …

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These Painstakingly Hand-Marbled Wooden Designs Swirl with Color

Pernille Snedker Hansen uses an ancient technique to create coiling, colorful amoeba-like designs.<p>Marbling is a painstaking way to create an image. Artists slowly drip paint onto the surface of a pool of water or other liquid, allowing the paint to become swirling, colorful designs. Then the …

This Is How Much Each State Loves Weed

Where does yours stand?<p>If you've been wondering how much everyone else in your state is obsessing over weed, Estately has you covered.<p>Estately says they gathered these conclusions based on the state's number of marijuana users, how affordable marijuana was in general, how much people were searching …

Tanner Hall and the Athlete’s Case for Cannabis

In February, Tanner Hall, one of the greatest freestyle skiers of all time—he won seven X Games gold medals and four silver in the Big Air, SlopeStyle, and Superpipe events between 2001 and 2009—signed a deal with a Denver-based cannabis-accessories company called Black Rock Originals. Hall, who is …

Trouble Is "Growing" for SpeedWeed

Now, authorities say, a three-warehouse bust of pot-growing operations that included liquids, chocolates and hard candy labeled as "infused with THC" …

Arizona Counties Try but Fail to Restrict Home Medical-Marijuana Cultivation

The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol is expected to put a ballot measure before voters this November that would legalize small amounts of …

Now in Beta: PUFF, a Foursquare for marijuana

How to quickly make your LinkedIn profile stand out from the masses<p>(SOCIAL MEDIA) Most of us have a love/hate relationship with LinkedIn, but no …

How This Female Marijuana Entrepreneur Is Sparking a Movement and Building an Empire | Inc.com

But that's not the moment that thrust her to royalty among legal marijuana entrepreneurs. For West that moment was weeks after the documentary aired, when she was fired for vaporizing weed on national television. West says, "When I was let go, it was front page news. I woke up that morning without …

State issues massive recall of pesticide-tainted marijuana

State marijuana regulators Thursday announced a recall of a large amount of retail pot grown and allegedly treated with unapproved pesticides by MGI …

This chart shows why it's a great time to invest in marijuana

The US cannabis industry "will pump up to $44 billion (£31 billion) annually into the country's economy by 2020, if current business and legalisation trends continue" the report says. This is more than double the $14-17 billion impact it currently has.<p>Ancillary revenues include licensing fees, …

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