Clarity can be hard to find in an election campaign, especially when it comes to ballot questions. Operatives play on emotions and biases to sway voters. They know that sometimes a good distraction can be more effective than a good argument. Emotional buttons work best in campaigns over social issues like casinos, gun rights or […]

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Tweet NOT LONG AGO, I wrote about the slight, slim chance that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) would reschedule cannabis from Schedule I to Schedule II [Cannabuzz, July 6]. You remember what Schedule I is—it’s the list of drugs defined as having “no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse.” Along with […]

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New Cookbook Offers Marijuana-Infused Jewish Classics August 22, 2016 by Alix Wall Leela Cyd Cannabis Kugel: Stoned pepper pecan noodle pudding is one of the many updated Jewish classics in ‘The 420 Gourmet.’ If the idea of lacing traditional Jewish foods — gefilte fish, challah, matzo balls, latkes and kugel — with marijuana makes you […]

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s promise to legalize marijuana has grabbed the attention of many pot entrepreneurs – including Whoopi Goldberg, who’s eyeing Canada as a potential market for her line of cannabis-infused menstrual pain products. Goldberg’s product line, which includes a THC tincture, a topical body rub, medicated bath salts and cannabis-infused cacao, is available only to […]

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VANCOUVER, Aug. 23, 2016 /CNW/ – Aurora Cannabis Inc. (CSE: ACB) (FRANKFURT: 21P) (WKN: A1C4WM) (OTCQB: ACBFF) (“Aurora” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has completed the design, engineering and tender process for the construction of the first phase of a 600,000 sq. ft. fully automated greenhouse to be built in Alberta, […]

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When selecting a cannabis-infused product from the shelves of a medical marijuana dispensary or state-legal retail outlet, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the sheer variety of what’s available. But don’t allow yourself to be swayed by clever marketing or a sales pitch at check-out. Do your homework instead, and you’ll have a much better […]

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Modern log cabins. Horseback riding. Hiking trails. Baby goats. ATV’s. 400 acres of mountainous beauty—wait, are we actually talking about a sleep-away camp for children? Nope! That’s because activities like high yoga, cannabis cooking classes, 420 happy hour and dispensary field trips are included with your stay at Camp Bud+Breakfast at Aspen Canyon Ranch. Since […]

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EXPAND Product: Défoncé Chocolatier Hazelnut Chocolate BarPrice: $20 / barDispensary: Peoples OC; 2721 S. Grand Ave., Santa Ana, Ca 92705 The best (or worst, depending on your point of view) part about these 420 artisanal chocolate bars is that they don’t taste like your average weed chocolate. In fact, there’s nothing about them that tastes like […]

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Print this page The “Julia Child of Pot” is reinventing the way Americans cook with cannabis, and adding a Jewish twist. It’s not just “weed butter” and “pot brownies” anymore–it’s “potato latkes with canna-pear creme fresh” and “stoned pepper pecan noodle pudding.” All of these cannabis-infused Jewish classics and more can be found in The 420 […]

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ZANESVILLE – Ohio’s new marijuana law goes into effect on Sept. 8, making the state the 25th to legalize it for medical purposes. However, that doesn’t mean anyone can casually smoke pot. In fact, smoking marijuana in Ohio will still be illegal. Although Ohio Republican Gov. John Kasich signed a bill legalizing marijuana for medical […]

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Three senior-level Whole Foods employees have joined BeyondBrands to help run their Food, Beverage and Conscious Cannabis verticals. Errol Schweizer and brothers Derek and Chad Sarno will be co-founders of the division, and bring decades of experience with them. Of the verticals listed, conscious cannabis has to be the most interesting. The company’s website states; […]

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