Ask anyone who’s thought about trying cannabis for the first time how they imagine themselves using it. They’ll all probably say something similar. Whether it’s a bong, a blunt, a joint, or a bowl, most newbies who think about using cannabis think about smoking it. But today, smoking represents just a fraction of the methods […]

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Even as more and more states allow their residents to use marijuana, the federal government is continuing to obstruct scientists from studying whether the drug is good or bad for people’s health. A report published last week by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine points out that scientists who want to study cannabis […]

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Legislative leaders have made clear they are not through with making changes to the voter-approved recreational marijuana initiative, but it remains to be seen whether future action amounts to an overhaul of or a mere tinkering with the new law. A committee of House and Senate lawmakers will soon be named to consider potential revisions […]

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Buy Photo Jordan Miranda, a propagator at Truelieve’s medical marijuana growing facility in Quincy, works with clones of the plants to begin the five-month process of growing the flower that is used to produce the company’s medicinal products.(Photo: Joe Rondone/Democrat)Buy Photo Opponents of the constitutional amendment allowing medical use of marijuana ran some scary TV […]

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ATLANTA – A new medical cannabis study committee will start work in the Georgia House this year, and it will look at ways to link qualified Georgians with the cannabis compounds that they say help relieve their medical problems. House Speaker David Ralson, R-Blue Ridge, announced the formation of the group on Wednesday. The chair […]

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By Daymond Steer FRYEBURG, Maine — At a special town meeting later this month, Fryeburg residents will be asked to decide on a six-month moratorium on any marijuana-related ordinances and whether to move the day of the annual town meeting in June from Thursday to Saturday.  Fryeburg selectmen (from left) Rick Eastman, Janice Crawford and […]

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Smoking marijuana during the 2014 4/20 marijuana festival, in Denver’s downtown Civic Center Park.  (AP Photo/File) As more states legalize medical and recreational marijuana, emergency room physicians in Colorado warn their colleagues around the country to be on the lookout for an illness that strikes heavy users of marijuana. It’s called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome — […]

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Craft Cannabis with a Progressive Purpose Whether you’re gazing out across horse pasture at the mountainous horizon or staring at trichomes glistening on a flowering Island Sweet Skunk plant, the views at HiFi Farms are exquisite. In fact, HiFi’s founding team chose the site for its beauty and amazing potential. “We just fell in love […]

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