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  1. Ron Strider

    NJ: Marijuana Worth $1M Found In Randolph 'Grow Room'

    A "grow room" containing 266 marijuana plants with a street value of $1 million was found in a Randolph commercial building, according to authorities. Eight were arrested and charged by Randolph police and the Morris County Prosecutor's Office between Nov. 22 and Thanksgiving Day after the...
  2. Ron Strider

    High Hopes Hemp Could Revolutionize The Australian Building Industry

    The builders of an award-winning home made from hemp hope that they inspire a shift towards making it a mainstream construction material. Balanced Earth recently won the Master Builders New South Wales Energy Efficient Building award for a home in the Byron Bay hinterland, in northern New South...
  3. Ron Strider

    CA: Marijuana Lab Found In Willits Building Where Explosion Blew Hole In Roof

    Mendocino County authorities discovered a marijuana extraction laboratory in a Willits industrial building where an explosion blew a large hole in the roof, the Sheriff's Office said Friday. Firefighters with the Little Lake Fire Protection District responded to an explosion about 1:40 p.m...
  4. Ron Strider

    First Public Hemp Building In The U.S. Opens In Idaho

    It began when 26-year-old Mattie Mead discovered that hemp could be used as a building material his senior year of college. "I looked to natural materials to create more insulating, more efficient, and less energy intensive homes," Mead said. "And through that study Hempcrete stood out to me...
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    I need help lowering the humidity in grow tent

    I have a 5' x 5' x 7' mylar lined grow tent. I have the tent in my storage building. The building is a simple storage building without AC. The tent is in the building and I ran duct work from inside the tent and vented it outside the building. I then placed an inline fan within the duct and...
  6. Ron Strider

    Idaho Basecamp Builds First Public Hemp Building In U.S.

    Ketchum and Sun Valley can add another item to their list of accolades, now that the area plays host to the first public facility in the United States made of hemp. Idaho Base Camp, a nonprofit organization formed in 2014, has finished construction of its Borah Basin Building, located at its...
  7. Ron Strider

    First Public Hemp Building In U.S. To Open In Idaho

    Ketchum-based non-profit Idaho Basecamp, a leading resource for outdoor adventure education, announces the grand opening of its Borah Basin Building, named and underwritten by the Elaine P. Wynn and Family Foundation. The wilderness retreat facility, located outside of Sun Valley Idaho, is...
  8. Ron Strider

    NC: Asheville Woman Learns The Ins And Outs Of Building A House Out Of Hemp

    What started as a plan to build a passive solar house for Erika Binger turned into a passion to build a home made out of hemp on Avondale Road. What the 27-year-old didn't know was it would take more than her dreams to make the home happen. Binger found that out when she went to pick up...
  9. Ron Strider

    Is A Proposed Marijuana Dispensary In Central PA Out Of A Home

    The location of a business that plans to sell medical marijuana in Lycoming County is in question. A company awarded a dispensary permit learned Thursday that the place they had planned to set up shop has been sold to someone else. Keystone Center for Integrated Wellness calls the development...
  10. Ron Strider

    BC: Medical Marijuana Production Facility To Open On Annacis Island

    A medical marijuana facility will be starting up on Annacis Island after more than four years of legal disputes and council delays. On June 26, council voted unanimously to approve the facility at 1668 Fosters Way, despite objections from UA Plumbers and Piperfitters Union Local 170, who...
  11. Ron Strider

    PA: 3 Medical Marijuana Facilities Get Local Permits

    Dispensary permits were issued last week to KW Ventures Holdings LLC for a dispensary at 1737 Lincoln Way East and Organic Remedies Inc. for a dispensary at 600 Wayne Avenue. The Greenhouse Group also grows medical marijuana in Maryland, Nevada and Illinois. The firm has agreed to buy the...
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    Building my first COB light

    Hi guys, I'm just getting back into growing and looking to upgrade my lights. My previous light was a inda-gro 420 mainly due to heat issues in my previous growing space. I've been reading and researching cob LEDs and think that's the way for me to go. I think I have the gist of it but want to...
  13. K

    AU: WA's First Hemp Home Took Eight Months To Build

    Western Australia's first hemp home has been completed in Margaret River, as its builder revealed he has another three hemp building projects underway in the South-West. Gary Rogers finished the state's revolutionary hemp house in early March after almost eight months construction, using...
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    Building my first grow room/hot box

    Hi everyone I am building my very first hot box in my attic. I have a good size box but I am also considering converting a fridge instead. I am in the process of buying the materials that I need. So what I have on my list so far is a 4 inch carbon filter and acoustic duct. Can any of you guys...
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    AK: Six Months In, Marijuana Businesses Settling In

    "You're on camera." Mike Harris nodded up at the corners of the ceiling, where spherical black lenses glinted in the weak winter light. The rest of the room at Croy's Enterprises on Pine Street outside Soldotna, a combined marijuana retail, grow and manufacturing business with a planned pipe...
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    MA: Marijuana Dispensary Proposed For Historic Milton Building

    The historic Swift Hat Shop in Milton, the town's oldest commercial building, is being targeted for a medical marijuana facility. New England Patient Network of Boston says it would like to renovate the vacant and dilapidated wooden structure, which was built around 1790 for Captain John...
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    ME: China Planning Board Approves Permit For First Medical Marijuana-Related Business

    China – The Planning Board voted to approve a conditional use permit for the town's first medical marijuana business on Tuesday night. Nathan White applied for the permit for a commercial building that has been unused for about two years or less on Route 3, said Code Enforcement Officer Paul...
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    CO: Indo Expo Trade Show

    When: Sat, January 28, 2017 10am-6pm - Sun, January 29, 2017 10am-4pm Where: The Denver Mart Expo Building 451 E. 58th Ave Denver, Colorado 80216 Contact: IndoExpo@indoexpo.com 1.844.503.INDO (4636) The Indo Expo Trade Show looks to assist in building relationships between...
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    CA: CHP Officers May Assist With Cannabis Farm Inspections

    Calaveras County supervisors on Tuesday will consider contracting with the California Highway Patrol to provide officers to escort building code inspectors when the inspectors visit cannabis farms. County officials this year received more than 700 applications to register commercial cannabis...
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    MI: Marijuana Dispensary Site Plan Okayed In Wayne

    A site plan for a medical marijuana dispensary - Wayne's second dispensary - was approved recently by the city council. The dispensary would be located on a currently vacant lot on Old Van Born Road with a nearby home being moved onto a new foundation to house the business. "This is a...