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So this exists: A pot leaf Halloween costume for babies ages 0-6 months

By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff     So this is now a thing: A Halloween costume that dresses babies as a marijuana leaf. Yes, seriously. “This Halloween dress up your baby in our most outrageous costume yet!” reads the costume’s description onBrandsOnSale’s website. “The baby marijuana plant costume is just the right combo of […]

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Cannabis to make more money than the NFL

by Mattia Rosini   Marijuana is the new big business in the US. Its turnover is expected to grow to three times that of the professional football league (NFL) by 2020. According to the study by Greenwave Advisors, a research and financial analysis institute, the cannabis industry could generate revenues of $35 billion within five […]

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The New Super Seed You Need to Try

By Beth Lipton   There seems to be a seed revolution happening on supermarket shelves these days. Everything from breakfast cereals to granola bars to yogurts has chia and flax in them. And now, the latest super sexy seed is hemp. It may be fairly new trend-wise, but hemp seeds actually have been around for […]

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First Cannabis-Built and Fueled Plane Coming Next Year

      We recently learned that the world’s most complete fruit, the coconut, can also aid us with hydrogen storage. But let’s not forget about the other little gift nature gave us – cannabis. You can do a lot more with it than stare and laugh at a door knob for one hour while […]

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Can medical marijuana solve our opioid addiction problem?

by Nikhil Swaminathan @sw4mi     So far, marijuana has been crucial to helping Ian Young kick his reliance on prescription painkillers. He no longer has to make frequent trips home to take a handful of pills, allowing him to start kayaking and generally become more active. “In the past six months, I’ve taken one […]

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CNN To Debut Marijuana-Themed Series – ‘High Profits’ To Follow Pot Franchisers

By: R. Thomas Umstead   CNN will follow the lives of marijuana franchise entrepreneurs as part of a new unscripted series High Profits, the network said Thursday. The series, set to debut in 2015, profiles Brian Rogers and Caitlin McGuire, the owners of Breckenridge Cannabis Club (BCC) whose marijuana business has seen increased revenues since […]

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Seattle Area Hempcrete Workshop – Nov. 21-22

  Limited Space – Register NOW! Hemp Technologies Global in partnership with Hemp Ace International are proud to offer this one day, hands-on HempCrete workshop in Bellevue, WA at the Master Builders Association Building. There are also two fantastic optional events! See below for all the details. To Register, go to www.hempcreteusa.com! Cost: $250.00 Friday, […]

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Making Over Marijuana: How Pot Shops Are Getting a Smokin’ New Look

By Lauren Bans   As pot’s reputation shifts, the appearance of the dispensaries where it’s sold is changing too. “The reality is that someday soon cannabis will be normal retail next to Starbucks or a yogurt shop,” says Megan Stone, a 30-year-old interior designer who has run the High Road Design Studio in Phoenix, Arizona, […]

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Senator asks for ‘compassion’ on medical marijuana

news@wfmz.com Senator Daylin Leach   HARRISBURG, Pa. –  State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) is asking Pennsylvania’s district attorneys to not prosecute people who use marijuana for medical purposes. The senator is asking the DAs “to perform an act of compassion.” Full Article: http://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-southeasternpa/senator-asks-for-compassion-on-medical-marijuana/29283948

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Recreational Marijuana Debate Heads To Carson City

By JOE SCHOENMANN As the debate on marijuana dispensaries in Clark County continues, two Las Vegas City Councilmen have expressed cautionary words from both the law and business sides of the table. Credit Getty Images A Las Vegas councilman said on KNPR’s State of Nevada Tuesday that the Nevada Legislature will be forced to consider a […]

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