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  1. Ron Strider

    Australia: Queensland Entrepreneurs Sowing The Seeds For The Newest Superfood

    Despite hemp only recently being legalized for human consumption in Australia, it is already being promoted as the newest superfood to hit the local markets. Hemp — a variety of the cannabis sativa plant species — has been grown in Australia for two decades as an industrial product, but last...
  2. Ron Strider

    The+Source Dispensaries Host Overwhelmingly Successful Food Drive In Nevada

    Nevada is going green this holiday season as The+Source, with dispensaries in Henderson and Las Vegas, hosts a food drive through Sunday, Dec. 24 to benefit food banks in Southern Nevada. For each non-perishable food item donated, customers will receive $2 in store credit. In celebration of...
  3. Ron Strider

    NV: Dispensaries Trading Free Weed For Holiday Donations

    Rob Ruckus, a worker at Inyo Fine Cannabis Dispensary in Las Vegas, grabbed a tub of more than 50 canned food items Thursday morning to load into his pickup truck. Over the last couple weeks, donated food – items such as cereal, canned goods, macaroni and cheese, Hamburger Helper and Ramen...
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    Nutrition or wait - 13 days in

    Im 13 days into my grow started from seed they are booming have been using root growth up till now im asking if its to early to add total nutrition plant food i have read diffrent thing hoping someone with couple grows could help me out Thanks
  5. Ron Strider

    What Happened When I Went To A Secretive Cannabis Supper Club

    Think back to the first time you ever ate a pot brownie–it was probably crazy-strong, and you were convinced the couch had permanently suction-cupped your thighs to the leather. Maybe that's just me, but the general consensus when it comes to edibles is that you never really know what you're...
  6. Ron Strider

    Australia: Hemp Food Industry Could Lead To 'Jobs, Jobs, Jobs'

    Australia's newest "superfood" - hemp - is now available after being legalized to be sold as food in Australia after 20 years in the making. And with hemp seed oil to hemp seed beer, the industry is hastening to bring more products to the shelves for consumers. The new regulations came...
  7. Ron Strider

    Australia: Hemp Food Legal From Sunday

    Expect a lot of hype about hemp next week. A great source of protein with a distinctly nutty flavor, hemp, derived from the same species as cannabis, will be legalized for Australian consumption from Sunday, November 12. That means food made with hemp products can be legally sold as food...
  8. Ron Strider

    Australia: Dr Weedy's Hemp Ale's 1st Commercial Appearance At Fremantle Beer Festival

    For the first time, from tomorrow, Australians will be able to legally consume hemp food products. It could be hemp muesli, hemp muffins, hemp slices or hemp smoothies. If farmer Chris Blake and brewer Hamish Coates have their way, it will also be hemp beer. Dr Weedy's Hemp Ale will be...
  9. Ron Strider

    Australia: Raw Hemp Brownies Could Be Turning Up At A Café Near You

    Raw hemp brownies, anyone? That product could turn up on your local café menu from mid-November following a change in hemp food legislation. In April this year, state and federal ministers decided to allow low-tetrahydrocannabinol hemp seeds to be sold as food. And entrepreneurs are eyeing...
  10. Ron Strider

    Hemp Is Australia's Newest Superfood After Being Legalized

    Say high to hemp. Hemp muesli, smoothies, muffins and slices are set to be Australia's newest superfood, but don't expect to get a buzz. From November 12, it will be legal to consume hemp food products in Australia and New Zealand after more than 15 years of lobbying from the hemp industry...
  11. Ron Strider

    Australia: Hemp Is New Plant Governments Are Slowly Learning To Embrace

    Despite all the recent talk of superfoods, one genuine culinary gem has been stymied for decades by political intransigence, infuriating red tape and unfair associations with drug culture. Hemp seed — free of the mind-altering chemicals of its druggie cousin cannabis — is almost too good to be...
  12. Ron Strider

    Bloom Farms Redirects Statewide One-For-One Food Bank Donations To NorCal Regions

    SAN FRANCISCO, California - October 31, 2017 - Bay Area medical cannabis company Bloom Farms™ has redirected all of its statewide donations to a Northern California food bank situated among the state’s most devastating wildfires through the end of the year, the company announced this week...
  13. Ron Strider

    No More Cannabis Edible Consumption At EastSide Food Festival

    Since 2014, The EastSide Food Festival has tried to distinguish itself from the very heavy pack of LA food events, with an appreciation for the culture and neighborhoods east of Western Ave. This year, the organizers took things a step further than traditional food and drinks, by offering a...
  14. Ron Strider

    CA: This Year's EastSide Food Festival Is Adding A "Cannabis Corner" Full Of Edibles

    Later this month, one of the Eastside's largest food events will delight Angelenos with yet another evening of bites from celebrity chefs and L.A.-based brands and eateries. But this year, now in its fourth, the EastSide Food Festival takes providing the crowd with munchies to the next level. A...
  15. Ron Strider

    OR: New Portland Food Delivery Service Includes Free Marijuana

    "Wait, so you provide free marijuana with every purchase?" "That's correct," says the owner of Local'd, a Washington D.C.-based delivery service that expanded to Portland in September 2017. (The owner requested anonymity for privacy.) Local'd delivers food products like cookies and candy –...
  16. Ron Strider

    Australia: Hemp Food Sales Get Green Light From Regulator - Now It's Up To Government

    Hemp seed has again been recommended for sale as food in Australia and New Zealand — with farmers confident government will allow it for human consumption by the end of next month. A decision by Food Standards Australia and New Zealand on Friday to permit the sale of low-and-no-THC hemp seed...
  17. Ron Strider

    Utah Cracking Down On Sales Of Pet Food Containing Hemp

    It's a growing trend: hemp for pets. But it could soon be harder to find. Utah's Department of Agriculture and Food announced Wednesday it had issued warnings to more than two dozen businesses, asking them to stop manufacturing and selling adulterated or misbranded commercial feed. The...
  18. Ron Strider

    OR: Salem Hemp Festival Comes To The Capitol Aug. 26-27

    There's a symbolism to having a festival supporting something that for so long was illegal at a state capitol building. Salem Hemp Festival celebrates its third year, and its second at the Oregon State Capitol, on Saturday, Aug. 26, and Sunday, Aug. 27, with two days of free entertainment...
  19. Ron Strider

    New Zealand: Is Hemp Going To Be The New Super Food

    Over the years super foods have come in and out of fashion, but now one expert is suggesting hemp might be a wonder food of the future. New Zealand chef, Cameron Sims, 24, is running a pop-up restaurant called Plant Culture to educate people on the benefit of hemp, which he says tastes like...
  20. Ron Strider

    CA: Yolo Cannabis Coalition Funds Weekend Food Project

    Meals on Wheels Yolo County has announced that the Yolo Cannabis Coalition has donated $10,000 for the Weekend Food Project, which will entirely fund the current program for one year. The Weekend Food Project was designed in 2015 to provide extra help and relief to extremely low-income...