December 2017

According to Advanced Nutrients’ Michael “BigMike” Straumietis, a common misconception is that growing cannabis organically means simply cultivating the crop using only growing elements, such as nutrients and water, that are free of synthetic substances or other chemicals, or that it means growing the plant naturally outdoors. However, BigMike says that growing organically goes much […]

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By HOLLEY SIMMONSThe Washington Post A pastry chef, a cannabis connoisseur and a 10-year-old walk into The Washington Post. There’s no punchline. That’s who we asked to judge some of the most popular chocolate chip cookie recipes on the web. Arguably more American than apple pie, this cookie – which celebrates its 80th birthday next […]

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BOSTON (AP) — From “cannabis cafes” to “craft cooperatives,” regulators have been laying out a vision for what a potential multibillion dollar recreational marijuana industry might look like when retail sales begin next year in Massachusetts. The Cannabis Control Commission reached tentative agreement over the past week on an array of rules and regulations required […]

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A bright star in LA’s burgeoning cannabis dining scene, Andrea Drummer was named one of the top 10 pot chefs by Green State and has received praise from Vogue, National Geographic and the Los Angeles Times. A pioneer of combining weed with haute cuisine, Drummer graduated from Le Cordon Bleu before joining master chef Neal […]

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Cyrus Moulton Telegram Gazette Staff @MoultonCyrus WORCESTER – It was 100 feet long, used 1,000 grams of product, and prompted selfies, cameras to roll and click, and a burst of applause as it was unveiled. “Who wants to see a really big joint?” the announcer called out just after 4:20 p.m. Saturday at the Harvest […]

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By HOLLEY SIMMONSThe Washington Post A pastry chef, a cannabis connoisseur and a 10-year-old walk into The Washington Post. There’s no punchline. That’s who we asked to judge some of the most popular chocolate chip cookie recipes on the web. Arguably more American than apple pie, this cookie – which celebrates its 80th birthday next […]

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Marijuana. (Creative Commons photo by Katheirne Hitt) FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s marijuana control agency expanded allegations against a Fairbanks marijuana edibles manufacturer, accusing it of selling moldy products among other violations. Frozen Budz’s manufacturing license was suspended Dec. 1 after the state Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office accused it of violating testing rules, the […]

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The Cannabis Control Commission reached tentative agreement over the past week on an array of rules and regulations required to implement the law approved by voters last November and later modified by the Legislature. Promoting diversity and placing controls on the packaging, marketing and advertising of pot were other key issues discussed by the five-member […]

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BOSTON — From “cannabis cafes” to “craft cooperatives,” regulators have been laying out a vision for what a potential multibillion dollar recreational marijuana industry might look like when retail sales begin next year in Massachusetts. The Cannabis Control Commission reached tentative agreement over the past week on an array of rules and regulations required to […]

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LOS ANGELES — Carli Jo Bidlingmaier was talking to a group of 20-somethings in a living room in the Bel-Air neighborhood here, weeks before the wildfires. She was explaining that consuming marijuana allows a woman to awaken her “yoni,” a Sanskrit term for vagina favored by Hollywood bohemians. “Everybody stand up!” she shouted. The crowd, […]

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I am not as big of a fan of fudge as some people that I know, but I do enjoy it from time to time. That is especially true during the holiday season. Cannabis-infused fudge is really easy to make when you have already made cannabutter (recipes here). The stronger the cannabutter, the stronger the […]

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Adults in legal marijuana states exercised their rights in 2017 and indulged in a variety of products. Despite a wave of new customers entering the landscape after five states legalized recreational pot in the 2016 election, experts found many old-time cannabis favorites are still the most popular with consumers. “I’m seeing some of the same strains like Blue Dream and Gorilla […]

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