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The Future of California Cannabis Depends on Rain - Leafly


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The Future of California Cannabis Depends on Rain
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Done carelessly, cannabis grows can have profoundly negative impacts on nature, polluting waterways with pesticides and clearing trees and shrubs that help support a healthy ecosystem. This is especially true of illegal cultivation, which has bled into ...
Area Residents Invited to Weigh in on Cannabis Regulations in LA CountyMalibu Times
Translating Artisanal Cannabis Growing Into Resume FormatGanjapreneur
The 'Queen of the Desert' to be Among LA County's First Legal Cannabis CultivatorsCashinbis (press release) (blog)

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Long Lines, $1.30 Grams Mark Uruguay's Legal Cannabis Debut - Leafly


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Long Lines, $1.30 Grams Mark Uruguay's Legal Cannabis Debut
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Diego Zas shows two bags of legal cannabis he just bought at the Antartida drugstore in downtown Montevideo, Uruguay. Marijuana went on sale at 16 pharmacies on Wednesday, the final step in applying a 2013 legalization law. (Matilde Campodonico/AP).
Uruguay pharmacies start selling cannabis straight to consumersThe Guardian
Long queues at Uruguayan pharmacies as recreational cannabis finally legal to sell (VIDEO)RT
This Country Just Became The First In The World To Legally Sell Marijuana For Recreational UseBuzzFeed News
NORML Blog (blog)
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Police, coroner investigating multiple synthetic cannabis deaths: 'further people are going to die' - Stuff.co.nz


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Police, coroner investigating multiple synthetic cannabis deaths: 'further people are going to die'
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Police have issued a stark warning after the deaths of at least seven synthetic cannabis users in Auckland over the past month. "If we don't do something about this, further people are going to die," Detective Inspector Gary Lendrum said at a press ...
'Their hearts have just stopped' - police release shocking video of synthetic cannabis user in Auckland after seven ...TVNZ
Seven deaths in Kiwi synthetic cannabis epidemic this monthNew Zealand Herald
Seven deaths linked to synthetic cannabis useRadio New Zealand
Māori Television -Newshub -Taranaki Daily News
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Nearly Half of All Americans Have Tried Cannabis, Poll Finds - Leafly


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Nearly Half of All Americans Have Tried Cannabis, Poll Finds
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The survey found that young adults—men in particular—with household incomes of less than $30,000 per year are most likely to say they currently consume cannabis. Gallup reports that 13% of men said they smoke cannabis, compared to 7% of women who ...
Gallup Poll Finds Highest Rate Ever of Americans Who Have Tried CannabisGanjapreneur

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San Francisco Creates Centralized 'Office of Cannabis' - Leafly


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San Francisco Creates Centralized 'Office of Cannabis'
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Approved at a meeting this week by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, the Office of Cannabis will handle license applications and fees for the city and county, field questions and complaints, interact with state-level regulators, and act as an ...

CBD: What you should know about the cannabis-derived substance - BurlingtonFreePress.com


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CBD: What you should know about the cannabis-derived substance
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CBD is popping up all over the Burlington area — from the wellness department at South Burlington's Healthy Living Market to the pastry case at Monarch and the Milkweed. What is CBD, and how is it made? CBD is an acronym for "cannabidiol," a compound ...

NM cannabis industry leaders talk ripple effects on real estate - Albuquerque Business First


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NM cannabis industry leaders talk ripple effects on real estate
Albuquerque Business First
When it comes to cannabis, usually the discussion concerns revenue and taxes the crop can bring to state and local coffers. But leaders from Ultra Health and PurLife who spoke at a NAIOP breakfast Thursday discussed how New Mexico's multimillion-dollar ...

Council makes decision on cannabis permits - Hanford Sentinel


Hanford Sentinel

Council makes decision on cannabis permits
Hanford Sentinel
Community Development Director Darlene Mata said the application period for interested cannabis businesses is anticipated to begin Aug. 2 and go through Oct. 2, after which no more applications will be accepted. After receiving all the applications ...

The Renew Sports Car is Made With 100 Pounds of Cannabis - The Drive


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The Renew Sports Car is Made With 100 Pounds of Cannabis
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According to him, these tightly woven cannabis leaves make the car's body ten times stronger than steel, an attribute which he soon tests out by banging on the hood over and over. Leno even gives it a go, all without damaging the Renew's bodywork.

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