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Oregon Releases New Cannabis Testing and Labeling Rules

<b>By Keith Mansur</b> <b><br>Oregon Cannabis Connection</b><p>May 25, 2017—Oregon Health Authority (OHA) released the revised cannabis testing and labeling rules that …

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Older Women and Medical Marijuana: A New Growth Industry

Jeanine Moss never expected to get into the cannabis industry. But that was before her hip-replacement surgery.<p>Ms. Moss, 62, of Marina Del Ray, Calif., had quit her job as a marketing consultant before she had her hip done in 2014. As she left the hospital, her doctors handed her a “shopping bag …

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Inside the Best Pot Party in California

I knew the edibles were kicking in when I felt the mountain move.<p>"Can you feel the ground pushing back up against your legs?" the woman guiding us …

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Cannabis Entrepreneurs Introduce 'Rapid-Delivery' Edibles That Are 'More Like Alchohol'

Marijuana edibles can be tricky. Candies, brownies, teas or other THC-infused foods and beverages can take an hour or more to have the desired effect and a typical “newbie” mistake is to take a second dose because the first one “doesn’t seem to be doing anything.” When both doses kick in, the …

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Meet the stylish entrepreneur making cannabis gear that women actually want

One Seattle-based businesswoman is turning heads with rolling papers and stash bags that are red carpet-ready<p>April Pride is standing on a side street north of Little Italy in New York with a cell phone pressed against her ear, telling someone on the other end that she needs ten-to-fifteen feet of …

The Scratch & Sniff Book of Weed is probably the only history book worth buying

When we were kids, scratch ‘n’ sniff books were all the rage.<p>And now they’re back, bringing all kinds of ~adult~ subjects to life – including …

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Could weed be the next frontier of fashion?

Fashion has never been one to shy away from scenes considered edgy or fringe, which could make it the perfect partner for the growing cannabis …

A painting with your meds? An art gallery pops up inside a cannabis dispensary

Art galleries pop up in all sorts of curious locations around Los Angeles. In Los Feliz, there is a gallery in a stairwell; in Culver City, one in a box. Countless garage galleries are in backyards all over the city. And now Los Angeles is home to a gallery in a cannabis dispensary.<p>Amid bags of …

The Hermès of Marijuana

Recreational cannabis may be legal in California, but buying the actual stuff still makes Scott Campbell, a celebrity tattoo artist and fine artist, feel like a class-cutting teenage stoner.<p>“You go in to buy weed, and it’s like visiting your parole officer,” said Mr. Campbell, who lives in Los …

Cannabis Coupled With Virtual Reality Creates Elevated Gaming Experience

“Cannabis and gaming were always good friends, if you will,” Braunstein says. “I know many of my friends that love gaming, and love cannabis, and …

Guy Gets His Grandma To Smoke Weed For The First Time

And she makes a surprising revelation — about porn.<p>This gives baking with grandma a whole new meaning.<p>Watch Andrew initiate his granny, Helen, into the world of weed in a new video from Cut. (The clip was produced in Washington state, where recreational marijuana is legal.)<p>Helen first smokes a …

21 Gifts for Stoners That You Can Buy on Amazon

It’s 4/20 on Friday. If you’re celebrating, we trust that you most likely already have your herb hookup, so here’s everything else you might need: …

Cannabis CEOs Advise Aspiring Weed Entrepreneurs On Rules, Risks And Capital Needs

Entrepreneurs are jumping into legal American cannabis, a market that was worth $6.6B in 2016 according to a newly released report by New Frontier Data. Here, industry executives share their experiences and advice to newcomers entering the burgeoning ecosystem.<p><b>Greg Lambrecht, CEO of SinglePoint, a</b> …

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Best-Designed Marijuana Shops Across America Photos

With each passing year, it seems the societal taboos around marijuana are slowly fading into thin air. Consider, for example, the following fact: According to a recent Gallup Poll, support for cannabis legalization in the U.S. is up to 60 percent—an all-time high. What's more, 28 states and the …

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The Rise of the Stoner Mommies

They blaze up after school drop-offs and create YouTube tutorials to rival Martha Stewart. Meet the weed-loving moms blowing up the …

Pot Is Hot: A Look Back At Our March 1993 Weed Issue - PAPER

<i>Happy 4/20, y'all! While state laws legalizing medicinal marijuana -- not to mention recreational marijuana -- are, in some cases, a relatively recent phenomenon, PAPER's been pro-pot legalization for decades. As far back as March 1993, we dedicated our cover story to an exploration of the growing</i> …

How to Talk to Your 13-Year-Old About Weed Without Seeming Like a Hypocrite

It's not a matter of if they'll try it, but when.<p>Making your way through this cruel, confounding, ever-changing world is difficult. Something make you anxious this week, or any week? Lay it on me at askdaveholmes@gmail.com. I'm here to help you minimize the damage you will necessarily inflict on …

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Pot-smoking moms are tired of being judged by wine drinkers

Every night, Margaret’s two boys fly into the house after sports practice and flip on the TV, while she races to the kitchen to get dinner cooking. “It’s that tedious witching hour when I feel incredibly frazzled,” says the Tennessee singer/songwriter mom. But instead of pouring herself a glass or …

A new kind of L.A. coffee house welcomes pot smokers

Doug Dracup and I are standing in front of a glass cabinet in his new gallery on South La Brea Avenue. We are looking at what appear to be handblown glass fruit — a big pineapple, strawberries, a bunch of grapes — but which are actually pipes.<p>Really, really expensive pipes. For smoking cannabis …

Nation's First Cannabis Drive-Through Opens In Colorado as Cannabis Sales Boom

Rocky Mountain high meets the American open road in the state where legal marijuana sales fueling a new economy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs did it for burgers and beer, coffee and daiquiris. So, it was just a matter of time before they did it for …

'Wiz Khalifa's Weed Farm' review: How did this marijuana game get a 5-star user rating?

Before <i>Wiz Khalifa's Weed Farm</i> <i></i>hit the App Store and Google Play on 4/20 — the holiest day in stoner culture — the mobile game's namesake rapper posted …

Bob Marley, ganja and the green stuff – is selling Brand Jamaica just a pipe dream?

When Bob Marley and the Wailers first performed Get Up, Stand Up to a restive 1970s Jamaica, never could they have guessed that the government would be cashing in on their lyrics, their Rastafarianism and even their spliffs 40 years later.<p>But decades of debt, coupled with a crippling austerity …

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What This Medical Marijuana Company Can Teach You About Getting Buzz

After raking in $100,000 every month, competitors opened up nearby, resulting in high times fading.<p>This story appears in the May 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>The mere mention of medical marijuana elicits all sorts of jokes. But it’s a real business -- and when it’s not going so well, it …

Plan for Denver social marijuana use permits includes waivers for every customer

Businesses that obtain permits to offer Denver’s first-in-the-nation areas for social marijuana use would have to require patrons to sign waivers as …

Coming Soon: Vending Machines That Scan Your Fingerprints and Sell You Pot

Get weed 24/7, with no awkward human interactions.<p>The long list of strange things you can buy from a vending machine already includes cupcakes, raw …

A New Strain of Marijuana, Brought to You by Uncle Sam!

A researcher at the US government’s pot farm, breeding medicinal Mary Jane Photo via<p>The US government runs a marijuana farm at the University of …

The 10 Strongest Marijuana Strains

Ever wonder what the strongest, highest THC content weed was? Lucky for you, Hightimes has compiled their 2014 top 10. Check out this list, making …

Trichome World - The best cannabis strain reviews from high medical seeds to marijuana plants with weedporn buds full trichomes

Sugar Haze Seedsman indoor led harvest Welcome to Sugar Haze Seedsman harvest interior. Genetic exceptional in every way. Vitality, resistance to …

The Unexpected Rise of the Marijuana Mom

They're as varied as the strains of cannabis to which they are loyal, but they just want one thing: to normalize the image of a woman who enjoys a recreational smoke.<p>What do a Brooklyn-based fashion photographer, a math and science teacher from the Midwest, and a manager at a private Manhattan art …

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