Category : News

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

420 Vancouver Park Board Refuses: But Show Must Go On!

Despite everything you may have heard in the news lately, the 420 Vancouver show must go on! It will not be stopped, regardless of anything the Vancouver Parks Board does, which includes trying to block headliners Cypress Hill, the legendary hiphop g...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

What Does 4/20 Mean to You? We Asked 12 Cannabis Leaders

Every year, 4/20 grows into a larger spectacle of conspicuous cannabis consumption as legalization of herb brings this homegrown holiday into the mainstream. Originating as an in-joke amongst a group of high school kids in Marin County, CA, the ide...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

History made in Humboldt by Sharon Letts

Humboldt County, at the top of the State in Northern California, is where fine cultivation and hybridization of the plant has been happening for decades. Raising THC levels for recreation over the past 40 years has been an obsession; bringing THC le...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

Origins of Concentrate Part Three by Frenchy Cannoli

Early seafaring powers from the Mediterranean to the North Sea would have been dependent on some source of hemp fiber, which must have been a major crop, to grow or trade. The oldest historical evidence of the use of hemp fiber for sailing vessels i...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

Police Commissioner Urges Britain to Legalize Cannabis

The North Wales Police Commissioner has called for recreational cannabis to be legalized in Britain after an eye-opening visit to Montevideo. Uruguay was the first country to permit recreational cannabis use and Arfon Jones believes the UK should tak...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

Uruguay or Bust by Don Wirtshafter

I am Don E Wirtshafter. I am a lawyer and entrepreneur who started a pioneer business called the Ohio Hempery in 1990. We bought an interest in a Chinese fabric mill and started trying to create a fad in hemp clothing. We sold hemp rope, twine, pape...