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Texas – Veteran Self Medicating With Cannabis Named Mayor Of His Hometown

Posted By: Andre’ Gabriel Esparza   Jeremiah Looney has entered his city’s corrupt interior to make a change from the inside. The Whitewright native, loving single dad, and Army veteran has overwhelmingly charmed his fellow residents and captured the key’s to his once thriving and beautiful town. Out of the three candidates vying to be […]

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Desert Hot Springs looks to become leader in cannabis cultivation

Tom Tucker, CBS Local 2 Morning Anchor, thomas.tucker@cbslocal2.com Patrick Edgell, Digital Content Director – KESQ & CBS Local 2, patrick.edgell@kesq.com   DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. – The city of Desert Hot Springs is on the verge of experiencing what could turn out to be the biggest economic boon in the history of the city. Investors […]

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Purcell: A Renewable Cellulosic Composite Material Can Replace Established GRP Construction Components

Considerable amounts of glass-fiber reinforced plastics (GRP) are used in many constructions and construction components. But although 250,000 tons of end-of-life GRP waste materials are currently produced annually, no practical solution has been found that would enable true recycling of GRPs. At the moment the only technically applicable concept entails thermal processing and the use […]

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Study: No scientific basis for laws on marijuana and driving

  The nation’s largest automobile club says six states that allow marijuana use have legal tests for driving while impaired by the drug that have no scientific basis, and it’s calling for scrapping those laws. The study commissioned by AAA’s safety foundation said it’s not possible to set a blood-test threshold for THC, the chemical […]

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Vacant California prison could be turned into cannabis production site

By Oscar Pascual   As thousands of people have served unfair sentences for marijuana possession, one California prison might actually be used to grow pot. The city of Coalinga is currently reviewing a proposal to transform the currently vacant Claremont Custody Center into a manufacturing center for marijuana cultivation and cannabis oil production, the Fresno […]

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Hemp is two shades of green

By BRENDA S. EDWARDS   Hemp has been a crop in Kentucky since 1775 — 17 years before Kentucky became the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains. This area became the nation’s leading hemp-producing state in the mid-19th century with peak production of 40,000 tons in 1950, according to the state Department of Agriculture […]

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‘Free the weed’: Cannabis supporters protest globally for relaxation of marijuana laws

  The Global Marijuana March has taken place this weekend as cannabis supporters from around the world gathered in 829 cities in 72 countries to put pressure on their governments to legalize the drug.     Full Article:  https://www.rt.com/news/342287-marijuana-march-legalize-protest/

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Hemp houses are smoking hot in eco-design

Louise Loik | Bowen Island Undercurrent The first prototype tiny hemp house, built by HNB in Alberta in 2014. Above: A hemp house can fit into almost any setting. photos supplied by Hempcrete.ca   Photo by hempcrete.ca   Cannabis is big news these days, and 15 years ago, Jayeson Hendyrsan was already using it in mass […]

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This car is made out of cannabis hemp

By Yaron Steinbuch Photo: Barcroft Media This sports convertible brings new meaning to “high-performance” vehicle. Made from the chassis of a Mazda, the car is made from cannabis hemp – and is touted as possibly leading the charge in making carbon-neutral vehicles, Barcroft Media reported. Bruce Michael Dietzen from Florida, the mastermind behind the “green […]

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Marijuana, Not Monoculture: How to Make Your Pot Crop Sustainable

By Sarah Russo / Project CBD Photo Credit: Wiki Media Commons Finding a Companion for Those Lonely Cannabis PlantsWe have a pesky, non-organic thorn in our side. Our current agricultural system is not based on sustainable means of cultivation and, unfortunately, this also applies to much of cannabis farming today. While the “organic” marijuana movement […]

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