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    Any advice?

    So here's a pic of my dwarf low flyer @ 21 days I have fertilized her twice with a very diluted BC grow mix n the next week the bloom and I think it's just some burn from my nutes but I'm not sure the tips of a few of the leaves are a lil discolored n some of them look like they are being...
  2. Ron Strider

    Legalized Marijuana Sales In Nevada Big For Tahoe Dispensary

    Pot smokers are heading to the lake for more than just the scenery; now you can buy marijuana without a license. "We saw I think over 2,000 people and just the first couple of days," NuLeaf marijuana dispensary is the first and only one of its kind in Tahoe and cannabis users are thrilled...
  3. Ron Strider

    Legal Weed Is Coming To New Jersey, Barring Two Minor Hitches

    I wrote my first of countless "it's time to legalize marijuana" columns back on May 3, 2000. It was about a drug bust at West Windsor-Plainsboro South, and my take was simple: Why bother arresting people for marijuana? Just legalize it. Over 17* years later, my dogged** efforts are finally...
  4. K

    Kalahari advice needed

    I live bang in the middle of the Kalahari Desert, about to start my first grow here, so just looking for a few pointers before I launch. First, my growing medium is going to have to be soil, in buckets, grown outside. Planting in the ground won't work, it's just rock hard compacted sand...
  5. K

    Local Cannabis Chefs Are Out To Prove Their Dinners Can Be More Than Dope

    Last summer, after eating weed brownies at the beach, I grew suspicious of seagulls. Along with my similarly altered girlfriend, we decided they were straying just a little too close to our blanket. What was their agenda? Was it safe to fall asleep? And what's with all the eye contact–did they...
  6. K

    Canada: Marijuana To Be Legal By Late Spring?

    "It comes down to how do we regulate it, how do we regulate the distribution, and influencing the use of it that it's not abused and it's something people can use as they please." Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Anthony Rota believes legislation to legalize the use of marijuana in Canada is very...
  7. K

    Jeff Sessions Says He Will Enforce Federal Marijuana Laws In An 'Appropriate Way'

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a radio interview last week he would enforce federal marijuana laws in an "appropriate way." In a radio interview Thursday with Hugh Hewitt, the former Alabama senator shared his thoughts about ending the marijuana prohibition, which he made clear he has...
  8. 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...
  9. K

    Canadian Farmers Say Government Regulation Of Hemp Crops Costing Millions Of Dollars

    In hemp fields across Canada, farmers spend months planting, watering and weeding the hemp. But when harvest time comes, part of the plant is tossed aside, even though it’s quite valuable. It’s called cannabidiol, better known as CBD, and it’s contained in the flowering parts and leaves of the...
  10. K

    Alaska Farmers Push For Hemp Legalization

    Alaska became the third state to legalize recreational marijuana in 2015, but it's not exactly ahead of the curve on hemp, which comes from the same plant. Now, with growing pressure to diversify Alaska's economy, lawmakers are talking about legalizing hemp for commercial purposes – something...
  11. K

    KS: It's Time To Let Farmers Experiment With Hemp

    An antiquated and unnecessary law is preventing the development of a cash crop that could help farmers in Southwest Kansas who struggle to farm in the arid region that sees little water and an aquifer that is drying up. Hemp — a plant that got caught up in the effort to criminalize marijuana...
  12. K

    MN: Group Of DFLers Say It's Time For Legal Marijuana

    Calling it a "starting point," four DFL lawmakers on Thursday announced they would lead a push to legalize marijuana in Minnesota. Rep. Jason Metsa (DFL-Virginia), Rep. Tina Liebling (DFL-Rochester), Rep. Jon Applebaum (DFL-Minnetonka) and Rep. Alice Hausman (DFL-St. Paul) outlined their...
  13. K

    Marijuana Legalization Discussed In West Virginia

    Charleston – Both proponents and opponents of marijuana legalization highlighted potential economic benefits – as well as possible unintended consequences – during a Friday panel discussion in Charleston. The panel was part of Friday's annual Associated Press Legislative Lookahead. Danny...
  14. K

    WY: Legislature Lowers Marijuana Penalties

    A bill to lower the penalty for marijuana possession of three ounces or less passed the Wyoming House of Representatives today. The vote for House Bill 137 was nearly unanimous with 52 votes in favor. Cheyenne Representative Jared Olsen sponsored the bill in an effort to save prison costs...
  15. K

    Marijuana Legalization In Colorado - 25 Facts

    Hated by prohibitionists and loved by its consumers and advocates, marijuana is considered taboo despite that it's one of the least harmful drugs you can find. Death by caffeine or Tylenol is more likely than death by marijuana, as the herb has never claimed a single life. Nevertheless, it...
  16. K

    AK: Marijuana Tax A Bright Spot For City

    News-Miner opinion: It's something of a rarity in Alaska lately for government to find itself with more revenue than expected. But in a roundup of 2016 marijuana retail taxes released this week by the city of Fairbanks, revenue from the the sale of the drug is substantial higher than municipal...
  17. K

    AB: Edmonton Marijuana Information Shop Opens In Old Strathcona

    The owners of a new Edmonton cannabis information centre hope they can spark the city's interest in permitting local retail marijuana sales. The Green Room opened a storefront operation at 8126 Gateway Blvd. last month that gives medical marijuana advice and Skype consultations with a...
  18. K

    CA: No Behind-The-Wheel Toking - New Bill Bans Cannabis Use While Driving

    Newly introduced legislation seeks to ban behavior not addressed by California's new pot law: toking while driving. It's currently illegal to have an "open container" of weed in a vehicle. It's also illegal to drive while high. But there's a technical loophole in these existing laws...
  19. K

    ME: What The Legalization Of Pot Means For The Medical Marijuana Industry

    This is a look inside the wellness connection of Maine's Portland location. Patricia Rosi is the company's c-e-o. "It's not a regular job; it's an adventure, and every year brings a new challenge." The latest challenge involves how the legalization of *recreational* marijuana next month...
  20. K

    5 Reasons The DEA's Marijuana Ruling Is Absurd And Indefensible

    We knew that the Trump administration would, in all likelihood, usher in a tough new era for marijuana legalization. But the DEA, or Drug Enforcement Agency, is jumping the gun. In the Federal Register dated December 14, 2016, DEA Acting Administrator Chuck Rosenberg effectively made it illegal...