Marijuana is legal to possess in Oregon, but rules around where you can consume remain a puzzle of state and local rules.
Portland officials this month said they’d begin cracking down on events where people pay admission and receive cannabis samples once they’re in. The city considered such events public. And officials say paying to get into a venue where marijuana is being handed out is similar to selling pot – something only licensed marijuana businesses can do under the law.
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It is highly debated among cannabis cultivators as to whether or not sugars help the marijuana plant grow better. There are many different sugary products on the market that you can buy to feed your marijuana plant, but do they actually work? Well, this video is all about proving that they do work!
In a recent experiment, a grower used brown sugar water to feed his marijuana plants. The results are obvious in just one night.
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The government currently places marijuana in the same category as heroin and LSD.
The Drug Enforcement Administration says it will make a decision in the coming months that could prove to be a watershed moment for the burgeoning legal marijuana industry.
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Ok, so you’ve found the perfect seeds and you’ve sprouted your plants. What’s next? If you’re growing from seed rather than from a clone, you’ll need to pay attention to the sex of your plants.
Female plants are what we typically cultivate for consumable marijuana. Male plants are often saved for breeding and seed creation purposes. Here’s a very simple way to sex your sprouts before they get too old.
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This quarterly report on the recreational marijuana business shows a vibrant and growing industry as more states legalize the drug.
Numerous stores in Colorado, Washington, and Oregon were surveyed to track how a newly legalized market develops its cost structure and product mix. Our Colorado contacts reported steady pricing and customer traffic compared to three months ago, and brought in $576 million in retail marijuana sales last year – 84% more than in 2014.
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Marijuana is going mainstream fast, and so is the marijuana industry. In a time of sluggish growth, the pot business is bursting with energy.
It’s a weird mix of righteous exhilaration at the victory of the weed over the dark forces of repression (at least in some places) and people walking around with dollar signs in their eyes. But like it or not, pot is hot.
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When you get supremely stoned, you’re probably not good for taking care of anything beyond a couple bags of Doritos. However, more and more doctors that specialize in medical marijuana are noticing a surprising side effect from a light buzz: Patients getting cannabis for pain management, anxiety, or chronic conditions are reporting it’s helping in the bedroom, too.
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Want to make your investment in a trade show payoff? Then follow some simple rules to assure that you will get the most out of your show, and provide a nice ROI.
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Marijuana is growing throughout the nation. States like Illinois, Nevada, Oregon, and Massachusetts are putting their medical marijuana programs in place, while garnering interest from mom-and-pop facilities and big name investors alike.
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Cannabis consulting has exploded in the past few years, giving entrepreneurs in need of business and operational help more options than ever.
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