Category : Leafly

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Oklahoma’s Green Rush Is Even Wilder Than You Imagine

Bill Ladd, a patient at Fort Apache Medical Dispensary, shows off one of his legal homegrow plants. (Dave Howard for Leafly) Welcome to Boomtown, USA GLENPOOL, OK—Seconds after I send a text that I’ve arrived at Sage Farms, a 10-foot-high chain-li...

by LeafAlert - 3 weeks ago

The Roll-Up #80: New York’s Last Stand

The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Leafly Podcast Episode 80: New York’s Last Stand This week in cannabis news: Legalization makes its last...

by LeafAlert - 3 weeks ago

LA Could Spend Millions to Tackle Illegal Cannabis Market

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayor Eric Garcetti said this week that Los Angeles is considering a major crackdown on illegal marijuana shops that have been bedeviling the city’s legal marketplace. The move that could pump tens of millions of dollars into pol...

by LeafAlert - 3 weeks ago

Can You Donate or Receive a Kidney If You Use Cannabis?

Despite the incredible need for donor organs, recipients and donors who are also cannabis consumers have traditionally been turned away, but new research and state legislatures are changing that. Each year, surgeons perform over 100,000 kidney, li...

by LeafAlert - 3 weeks ago

These New LEDs May Be the Future for Growing Marijuana

Metal halide and HPS (high-pressure sodium) lights have been the standard in growing cannabis for a long time, but LEDs have quickly proven to be more efficient. A light that uses less energy and has a low heat output has made LED lighting an attrac...