Category : Leafly

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Cannabis in Colorado: Spotlight on Trinidad Dispensaries

Just 14 miles from New Mexico, 113 miles from Texas, and 116 miles from Oklahoma, Trinidad is a major canna-tourism destination. That’s how Trinidad, Colorado can support 30 dispensaries—even though their population is only about 8,000 residents. U...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Retail Guide: Evergreen Cannabis Society, Vancouver

Originally started as a medical dispensary in 2015, Evergreen Cannabis Society became Vancouver’s first legal cannabis retailer when it officially re-opened its doors in January. Sitting at the heart of the city’s Kitsilano neighbourhood, there’s s...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Which Cannabis Strain Should You Be Growing?

Once you’ve made the decision to grow your own cannabis, you probably have a couple favorite strains in mind. Picking a strain is one of the most exciting aspects of homegrowing, but setting up a successful garden requires careful planning and consi...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

UC Berkeley Launches a Cannabis Research Center

BERKELEY, CA — One of the nation’s premier learning institutions is bear-hugging the once-feared cannabis plant like never before. A newly formed Cannabis Research Center at UC Berkeley launched Tuesday night. The center could be the beginning of s...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Recipe: How to Make Cannabis-Infused Nanaimo Bars

Nanaimo Bars are a famously Canadian confection and while it’s hard to improve upon the iconic dessert, this recipe by Cody Lindsay of The Wellness Soldier takes the cherished treat to the next level. The addition of home-made cannabutter adds to t...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

The High Life Episode 7: Jay Danger Explains Dabbing

The High Life features co-hosts Sarah Hanlon and Ian Campeau in a weekly discussion with some of the most fascinating Canadians, all of whom share an affinity for cannabis. Subscribe for free via iTunes or Stitcher. The High Life, Episode 7: Jay...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Go Inside Brooklyn’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

On a windy, gray morning earlier this month, the lights were on at Citiva Medical, Brooklyn’s first medical dispensary. The store opened its doors on December 30th, and a sort of soft launch was still underway. After passing through an elegant, blue...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

7 Hemp Heroes Who Changed the Game

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) is a hardline conservative who ranks among the most powerful politicians in Washington, DC. He’s also now an official (albeit unlikely) “hemp hero” thanks to an amendment he added to the massive...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Will Washington Allow Farm-to-Consumer Cannabis Sales?

Cannabis farmers markets were common during Washington state’s medical-only days, before adult-use legalization and other changes pushed patients and customers into state-licensed stores. Is it possible the farm-to-consumer markets could return?...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Tips for a Pre-Travel Cannabis Tolerance Break

Traveling can be one of the most rewarding life experiences one can have—but it doesn’t always go hand in hand with cannabis legalization. Unless your future travel plans are taking you to a recreationally legal state, or abroad to Amsterdam,  Barce...