Archive for August, 2018

So You Want to Be a Cannabis Trimmer?

“Bud manicurists,” “cultivation technicians,” “tree cutters” – regardless of whatever euphemism you’d like to employ, Trimmers are an essential component of the modern cannabis industry. It’s no longer the seasonal, regional activity it used to be prior to legalization but rather a full-time, year-round job for many…


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North Dakota Cannabis is Officially Front and Center

The young North Dakota cannabis industry put themselves front and center in the news this past week. Not even two full years ago they voted in medical cannabis, and before they even have a facility open for that, they announce a recreational usage vote with no limits on a grower’s plant count!


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Building a Team to Ensure Cannabis Regulatory Compliance

Regulatory compliance is one of the keys to success in the cannabis industry. If you have hired a team of security consultants to oversee your facility security, why wouldn’t you hire experts to ensure your facility’s compliance?


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The High Chief on: Indica for Pain Relief

So many people foolishly shy away from Indica dominant strains because of a force-fed misconception. Different strains effect different people in different ways. As far as I’m concerned it’s “off-da-couch” for me!


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Life Sentences for Cannabis

Does the U.S. really give life sentences for marijuana…how is that a thing? In some cases you have to organize a criminal enterprise that sells lots of marijuana. In other cases all it takes is being acquainted with the wrong people and making the mistake of believing in the so-called American system of justice & trial by jury…


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More METRC Madness

Metrc is the bane of every cannabis industry employee and business owner’s existence. How is the cannabis industry supposed to mature and develop when software used to track cannabis inventory is glitchy as heck? Successful businesses have figured out a way through…


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THC Percentages Vs. Terpene Profiles: Becoming a More Educated Consumer

It’s no coincidence that chamomile and lavender smell relaxing, or that walking through a dense evergreen forest makes you feel like your lungs are opening up. There are larger forces at work, and that’s courtesy of mother nature. Get the skinny about your favorite terpenes…


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Jailbreak: A Cannabis Industry Call to Action

Too many Americans are behind bars for possessing cannabis or growing it at their home. U.S. prisons are packed with all kinds, to say the least. That’s our target now, and we are planning a nationwide jailbreak, of sorts, for as many of them as possible…


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A History of Cannabis Prohibition

Using cannabis and its derivatives as holistic medicine is nothing new – cultures around the world utilized hemp before 1AD. Today, we are faced with how to make cannabis and hemp legal again and creating a one-size-fits-all regulation for cannabis across state lines seems like a daunting task!


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