Cannabis News

Sensi Seeds at Expoweed Chile 2014

Sensi Seeds is pleased to announce that, once again, it will attend Expoweed Chile. The biggest South American Hemp Fair is about to begin. More than 50 booths and 6000 m2 in which the most important companies in the sector will present their latest works. Do not miss it! Today is the EXPOWEED starting signal, and...

10 milestones in the history of cannabis

If the cannabis plant were a person and Hollywood were to make a film about "her life," which milestones should it feature? We believe, in any case, that it should include the following 10 milestones in cannabis history; a history marked with peaks and valleys. We'd love to hear what moments you’d like to see....

How to choose a variety of cannabis

The most important decision when buying cannabis seeds is your choice of variety. Book lovers could compare it to the process of choosing a book, which is influenced by the type of reading you are looking for, on the references you might have obtained on a certain author, on the genre you like most, and...

“Prince and Princess of Pot” and “Mister Nice” in Amsterdam on 27th November 2014

PRESS RELEASE - On the 27th of November 2014 the annual Cannabis Culture Awards will be presented to cannabis culture icons Howard 'Mr Nice' Marks, and 'Prince and Princess of Pot' Marc and Jodie Emery. This will take place in the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum and will be hosted by Michael Schaap....

Bob Marley ’s family launches cannabis brand

After years of speculation on the use of the name 'Marley' for cannabis-related products, a conclusion has finally been reached. The heirs of Bob Marley took the initiative, co-operating with a company to launch the brand 'Marley Natural'; a brand for cannabis and related items such as vaporizers and cannabis cosmetics....

Smoking vs. Vaporising

Vaporising cannabis is much more efficient than smoking it. Combustion happens regardless of whether or not the consumer is inhaling, which means that cannabinoids continue being released into the air as long as it is burning. Vaporising also preserves THC contents much better than combusting....

SensiBilisation continues with Raphael Mechoulam

This year marks the 50th anniversary of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) being isolated for the very first time. Professor Raphael Mechoulam and his team of researchers were responsible for this historic moment in cannabis history, which was celebrated during the third edition of the UFCM iCare symposium in Strasbourg, on October 22nd 2014....

Cannabis in Germany

It appears that cannabis has been present in Germany for a considerable length of time, perhaps even since pre-Germanic times. Archaeological digs conducted in Eisenberg, Thuringia (central Germany) have unearthed cannabis seeds in cave dwellings thought to date to at least 7,500 years ago, during what is known as the Band Ceramic period of the...

The cannabis princess of Siberia

Affectionately known as ‘Princess Ukok’ after the Altai Mountain site of her burial and subsequent rediscovery, the 2,500-year-old ice-preserved corpse of a young woman in her mid-20s has caused a sensation in archaeological circles—as well as within the cannabis community, due to compelling evidence of her medicinal cannabis use. The tomb of the so-called Princess...

How to regenerate cannabis plants

Cannabis is an annual plant—wild plants germinate, grow, flower and die within the course of one year, in response to seasonal variations in daylight; the next year, new plants grow from seeds produced by the previous generation. However, it is possible to rejuvenate a plant after flowering, and ‘trick’ it into producing again....