Cannabis & the Scientist: What to Look for at the 2017 Cannabis Science Conference

By | August 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Hosted by jCanna in Portland, Oregon August 28th-30th, The 2017 Cannabis Science Conference is sure to be one for the books. After the amazing reception of the 2016 conference, this year's conference is in an even larger space, with more than 60,000 square feet of exhibition space and 50,000 square feet of space for meetings [...]

Not Your Papa’s Plant: How Growers Have an Edge

By | August 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

For thousands of years, people have used marijuana for both recreational and medicinal purposes. However, recent changes in the way cannabis is grown and sold have led to variations in the way people consume this favorite plant. More Benefits, Less Harm Traditionally, many people have combined cannabis with tobacco and smoked it, but this method [...]

Going to a Dispensary for the First Time? Here’s What You Need to Know

By | July 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Walking into a marijuana dispensary for the first time can be equal parts intimidating and exciting. The space is more than a smoke shop, however. In parts of the country where dispensaries are purely for medicinal use, the customers are also patients seeking a reprieve from pain or other uncomfortable symptoms. This makes a dispensary [...]

Can Daily Cannabis Use Protect & Heal the Brain?

By | May 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Science is constantly researching and studying the effects of cannabis for a range of conditions. Recently researchers at the University of Bonn in Germany published their findings on cannabis and memory in the journal Nature Medicine. During their research the team discovered that small daily doses of cannabis extract improved cognition in aging mice. When [...]

Cannabis Re-leaf Openings New Cannabis Dispensaries in Oregon

By | May 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

As one of the fastest growing marijuana dispensaries in the country, Releaf is pleased to announce the opening of several new recreational dispensaries in the state of Oregon. Releaf's most recently opened location in Salem has already grown into one of the capital city’s leading cannabis dispensaries. This is due to Releaf's strong commitment to [...]

Is the Marijuana Industry Getting Supersized?

By | May 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Is the marijuana industry scaling up? Retail sales in the U.S. would suggest so. According to recent research, retail sales of marijuana-infused products reached $6.5 billion across 20 jurisdictions, and that figure is projected to grow to $30 billion by the year 2021. Demand for marijuana-infused products is growing, and this has led growers and [...]