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Free Industrial Hemp Education Event In Missouri

Posted by Johnny Green   I came across the following event in Joplin, Missouri. If you are in the area, you should attend: Joplin, MO – The Ridge International Cannabis (Manitoba, Canada) & Crane Home Energy Consulting (Joplin, MO) invites you to a free Industrial Hemp Education Event at The Hive 506 S. Main St. Joplin […]

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Holy Crap hemp breakfast cereal rockets to the International Space Station on December 19

Holy Crap cereal was one of 12 Canadian foods that won the Canadian Space Agency Snacks in Space contest. The cereal will be on Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield’s menu at the International Space Station during his mission departing December 19, 2012. “We’re thrilled that Riley, a Grade Four Abbotsford, BC student suggested our Holy Crap cereal be sent […]

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Were Europe’s great rabbis a bunch of potheads?

By CHAVIE LIEBER NEW YORK (JTA) — After graduating from a Modern Orthodox high school in New York, 30-year-old author Yoseph Needelman moved to Jerusalem to explore the use of marijuana in Jewish tradition. For eight years he bounced between religious institutions, interviewing spiritual leaders to find out whether there was indeed a place for drugs […]

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Uproot Stigma On Weed

Glenn Tucker   “Penalties against drug use should not be more damaging to an individual than the use of the drug itself. Nowhere is this more clear than in the laws against the possession of marijuana in private or personal use.” – – President Jimmy Carter, message to Congress, August 2, 1977   I don’t know […]

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Obama will not go after states where pot is legal

By: | WHEC.com   President Barack Obama says he won’t go after Washington state and Colorado for legalizing marijuana. In a Barbara Walters interview airing Friday on ABC, Obama is asked whether he supports making pot legal. He says _ quote _ “I wouldn’t go that far.” But the president won’t pursue the issue in […]

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Prosecutor recommends probation for Montana Cannabis partner

By EVE BYRON Independent Record   Chris Lindsey, a former partner in the Helena-based medical marijuana business Montana Cannabis, won’t spend any time in prison if a federal court judge follows a recommendation by federal prosecutors. In court documents filed this week, Joseph Thaggard and Paulette Stewart, with the U.S. Attorney’s office, propose that Lindsey, […]

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Black Bean-Hemp Protein Patties Recipe

  These patties are packed with premium protein, essential fatty acids, iron, calcium, fiber, and trace minerals, and won’t contribute one bit to heart disease or diabetes, like animal-derived burgers do.  Perfectly aligned spices celebrate three plant-based protein sources:  black beans, hemp seeds, and quinoa. Ingredients: coconut oil, for cooking 1 cup finely diced sweet […]

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Hemp: A super food?

By Chris Kilham   Hemp is a low THC variety of the plant Cannabis sativa, which is also known as marijuana. While marijuana is psychoactive and imparts a high, hemp does not do so. You cannot get high using hemp in any manner, regardless of the quantity. Hemp is a crop that has been grown since […]

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Looking For Ways To Make Your Christmas Greener? Think Hemp!

Looking for ways to green up your Christmas? Here are 5 ways that you can use hemp and create less waste, use less energy, and celebrate the festive season in a way that doesn’t contribute to the degradation of our planet. Pictured: Hempz Body Care Gift Basket   Christmas is a time associated with over-indulgence and […]

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California Parent ‘Paul M.’ Wins Victory For Medical Marijuana Users

Anna Almendrala     LOS ANGELES — An appeals court released a Southern California father who is a medical marijuana user from court-mandated parental supervision, making a milestone distinction between pot “use” and “abuse.” The California Court of Appeals overturned a lower court’s decision to place “Paul M.,” the father of toddler “Drake M.” under […]

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