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5 Reasons to Be Thankful for Legalized Cannabis this Thanksgiving

By | November 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|

It's the season of thanks, and the expanding number of states legalizing cannabis is one reason to lift your glass in gratitude. More states are passing laws to make marijuana legal, which brings a host of positive changes. Whether or not you have a marijuana dispensary in your neighborhood, here are five reasons to be [...]

Best Events Coming Up in November

By | October 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Opportunities to network with professionals and advocates in the cannabis industry abound in the Pacific Northwest. Whether you're interested in a casual environment or structured meeting, the Portland area has an event that will lure you in. Here are four of the best cannabis events coming up in November. Emerald Trade Alliance Open Meeting When: [...]

How to Make Adults-Only Cannabis Halloween Treats

By | October 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Halloween is a time when even the most health-conscious can gorge on candy corn and other junk without feeling guilty. It's also a good time to experiment with new cannabis recipes. Here are three adults-only Halloween treats that will bring your party to new heights. White Chocolate Ghosts This recipe is easy and inexpensive, so [...]

Best Events in October

By | September 28th, 2017|Things to do in Oregon|

Combining cannabis and your favorite activities can only enhance the experience. This October, sign up for one of these events with like-minded people who enjoy a good strain as much as they like to create a community. Buddha Bud Yoga Where: 3808 N Williams Ave Ste B, Portland When: October 8th, 6:30 pm Yogis of [...]

New Rules: Cannabis Must Now Be Tested for Pesticides

By | September 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) recently announced significant changes to the regulations for cannabis testing. These rules will supersede the temporary regulations put in place in October 2016, which reduced the testing regulations to just one-third of the batches of marijuana. These new, permanent regulations went into effect on Aug. 30, 2017, and they [...]

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 [...]

Are you attending the Indo Expo Portland? Here’s what you need to know:

By | July 24th, 2017|Things to do in Oregon|

With over 250 suppliers and more than 4,000 attendees, this year's Indo Expo Portland is likely to be the biggest yet. From demonstrations to seminars and all the latest in technology, this expo showcases experts and companies from across the entire cannabis industry. While the 2017 Indo Expo Portland is designed with business-to-business professionals like [...]

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 [...]

10 Cool Things to Do in Oregon This Summer

By | June 21st, 2017|Things to do in Oregon|

Many people think of Portland when talking about Oregon, but there’s so much more to this awesome state than its capital city. Portland is amazing and offers a taste of city life along with some fantastic restaurants, culture and bustling nightlife, but if you want to experience life outside the city, here are some cool [...]