Denver marijuana sales reach record high of $587 million, sales across state continue to rise

Denver dispensaries sold more than $587 million in marijuana in 2017 even as sales in shops in other parts of the state continue to grow.

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Men in their 20s accounted for nearly a third of all Colorado DUI cases last year, report finds

Men in their 20s accounted for nearly a third of all DUI cases in Colorado in 2016, according to a first-of-its-kind comprehensive report on impaired driving in the state.

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Oregon has pot oversupply; Colorado hits the mark

Two of the first states to broadly legalize marijuana took different approaches to regulation that left Oregon with a vast oversupply and Colorado with a well-balanced market.

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Molson Coors wants to sell pot-infused drinks in Canada

Molson Coors will attempt to sell pot-infused drinks in Canada, where consumable marijuana will become legal next year.

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Colorado medical marijuana companies embroiled in federal patent dispute

A Colorado cannabis company has filed a patent-infringement lawsuit in Denver federal court claiming a rival in Conifer filched its cannabinoid medical product formula.

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Sweet Leaf case puts Colorado's marijuana enforcement system to the test

In early December, Sweet Leaf had grown to 300 employees, brought in upward of $5 million in sales monthly, and expanded across Colorado’s Front Range with an eye on markets such as Nevada and Massachusetts.

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Former CU Regent Bob Sievers studying medicinal uses for hemp

Where alfalfa once grew on a plot in unincorporated Boulder County, fledgling hemp plants are pushing skyward.

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Santa Rosa Hydroponics sold to Colorado retail chain GrowGeneration

During the Gold Rush, it was the merchants selling sifting pans who struck it rich and not the legions of 19th century fortune seekers looking for wealth in California’s rivers.

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Colorado denies widow half of late husband's workers' compensation due to his marijuana use

The state of Colorado is denying half the workers’ compensation death benefits to a woman whose husband died while working on a ski lift because he had marijuana in his system.

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Cure Your Wind & Sun Cracked Skin

Hemp Oil Skin Care

Sun or Snow or Wind – all burn … so FIX IT! – By Amber Moyer . Whether your skin or the skin of a loved one has been rendered brittle, scaly, itchy or otherwise uncomfortable by near constant breezes or snowy gales, or if your skin has been roasted by hot sun-rays to a fine “medium-rare” — Hemp seed oil is here to rescue that hot, dry, itchy skin, along with your hair, nails, and your insides too. Hemp seeds are full of good stuff like vitamin E, protein, andRead More


Shakespeare and Cannabis? Seems So …

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Did he “puff the light fantastic” or is it just a long establish method to relax the human body after working long hours, exactly as Elizabethans, and modern Americans use ale and wine. — BY DAVID PINCHING – . The recent discovery of a drug-tainted clay pipe in Stratford-upon-Avon, home of Shakespeare, has caused some fervent discussion on the topic of the Bard’s possible hemp usage. In early March of this year, some South African researchers explained that their chemical analysis of seventeenth century pipes had revealed traces of compounds createdRead More


Early Vegetative Pruning

How to trim hemp plants

LEARN HOW … WHY IT HELPS … WHEN & WHERE TO TRIM … By – Crazy Composer There comes a time in the early growth of the hemp plant when it is possible to enhance the formation of additional budding clusters by manipulating the form of the plant by trimming stems from strategic areas of the plant. . After the tops come off, there’s a window of opportunity to get those second-story branches to reach up to the top floor and stay there. After I’ve got the four main topsRead More


30+ Years Of “TOURING” – Time Takes A Toll

Hemp Tea For Aches & Pain?

HOW HEMP TEAS EASE ACHES & PAINS —  By Amber Moyer,  NEWSzines ——————— Steve “IAN” Little … was born in the United States, Dayton, OH. He has been a professional musician and composer for over forty years. He has played thousands of live musical performances, from stages inside intimate nightclubs, to large, rip-roaring bar haunts, to prestigious concert halls, theaters, auditoriums, arenas and convention centers. Ian having performed with the likes of such rock and roll icons as guitarist Pat Traverse and “Flashdance” composer Michael Sembello and many others. READ IAN’SRead More


How Cannabis Helps —- PREGNANCY “Morning Sickness”

How Cannabis Cures "Morning Sickness"

THE SCIENCE BEHIND THE SAFE EFFECTS  —–  BY — Rachel E. Westfalla, Patricia A. Janssenb, Philippe Lucasc , Rielle Caplerd — Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada   SUMMARY –Therapeutic use A majority of women experience some nausea and/or vomiting during pregnancy. This condition can range from mild nausea to extreme nausea and vomiting, with 1–2% of women suffering from the life-threatening condition hyperemesis gravidarum. Cannabis (Cannabis sativa) may be used therapeutically to mitigate pregnancy-induced nausea and vomiting. ThisRead More


Spiritual Medicine – Cannabis Thru History

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  FOR 1000’S OF YEARS — CANNABIS HEALS — EMOTIONALLY & PHYSICALLY BY: Antonio Waldo Zuardi — Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo (SP), Brazil     ABSTRACT Cannabis as a medicine was used before the Christian era in Asia, mainly in India. The introduction of cannabis in the Western medicine occurred in the midst of the 19th century, reaching the climax in the last decade of that century, with the availability and usage of cannabis extracts or tinctures.Read More


Denver marijuana sales reach record high of $587 million, sales across state continue to rise

Denver dispensaries sold more than $587 million in marijuana in 2017 even as sales in shops in other parts of the state continue to grow. The post Denver marijuana sales reach record high of $587 million, sales across state continue to rise appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Men in their 20s accounted for nearly a third of all Colorado DUI cases last year, report finds

Men in their 20s accounted for nearly a third of all DUI cases in Colorado in 2016, according to a first-of-its-kind comprehensive report on impaired driving in the state. The post Men in their 20s accounted for nearly a third of all Colorado DUI cases last year, report finds appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Oregon has pot oversupply; Colorado hits the mark

Two of the first states to broadly legalize marijuana took different approaches to regulation that left Oregon with a vast oversupply and Colorado with a well-balanced market. The post Oregon has pot oversupply; Colorado hits the mark appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Molson Coors wants to sell pot-infused drinks in Canada

Molson Coors will attempt to sell pot-infused drinks in Canada, where consumable marijuana will become legal next year. The post Molson Coors wants to sell pot-infused drinks in Canada appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Colorado medical marijuana companies embroiled in federal patent dispute

A Colorado cannabis company has filed a patent-infringement lawsuit in Denver federal court claiming a rival in Conifer filched its cannabinoid medical product formula. The post Colorado medical marijuana companies embroiled in federal patent dispute appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Sweet Leaf case puts Colorado's marijuana enforcement system to the test

In early December, Sweet Leaf had grown to 300 employees, brought in upward of $5 million in sales monthly, and expanded across Colorado’s Front Range with an eye on markets such as Nevada and Massachusetts. The post Sweet Leaf case puts Colorado’s marijuana enforcement system to the test appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Former CU Regent Bob Sievers studying medicinal uses for hemp

Where alfalfa once grew on a plot in unincorporated Boulder County, fledgling hemp plants are pushing skyward. The post Former CU Regent Bob Sievers studying medicinal uses for hemp appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Santa Rosa Hydroponics sold to Colorado retail chain GrowGeneration

During the Gold Rush, it was the merchants selling sifting pans who struck it rich and not the legions of 19th century fortune seekers looking for wealth in California’s rivers. The post Santa Rosa Hydroponics sold to Colorado retail chain GrowGeneration appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Home Alone's Macaulay Culkin gallivanted around Denver with stops at Casa Bonita and VooDoo Doughnut

Home Alone’s Macaulay Culkin just hit up Denver and posted it all on social media. The post Home Alone’s Macaulay Culkin gallivanted around Denver with stops at Casa Bonita and VooDoo Doughnut appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE


Colorado denies widow half of late husband's workers' compensation due to his marijuana use

The state of Colorado is denying half the workers’ compensation death benefits to a woman whose husband died while working on a ski lift because he had marijuana in his system. The post Colorado denies widow half of late husband’s workers’ compensation due to his marijuana use appeared first on The Cannabist. READ MORE HERE