Cannabis News

Cannabis Culture Awards 2014 a success!

The Red Light District of Amsterdam was the place to be yesterday, November 27th 2014, from early in the afternoon, when the Sensi Seeds staff and the museum team opened the doors of the Hemp Gallery to celebrate the Cannabis Culture Awards 2014....

Cannabis in Switzerland

Switzerland (officially the Swiss Confederation) has a centuries-old tradition of using hemp as a source of fibre, food and medicine. Although Switzerland has at times been obliged to tighten its cannabis laws somewhat in keeping with international law, their approach has traditionally been one of tolerance and lenience....

Hurdles facing natural Cannabis as a medicine

Many EU countries have now approved Sativex, although its indications in Germany are very restricted. It is a similar story for Dronabinol (Marinol), with health insurance companies generally refusing to reimburse the cost for this THC-Pharm active substance. Since Dronabinol is far more expensive than the already over-priced medicinal cannabis flowers available in Germany, for...

Top 5 benefits of cannabis for cancer sufferers

Much is being made of the potential of cannabis to cure cancer, but the scientific community is far from reaching consensus on this. However, what is far more certain is cannabis’ ability to improve quality of life for cancer patients undergoing traditional treatments such as chemotherapy. Here, we look at how it can help. Nausea...

Cannabis lawyer Maurice Veldman on Cannabis Cup Expo cancellation

On Sunday 23rd November 2014 it was announced that the High Times Cannabis Cup exhibition would definitely not take place, whereby the Amsterdam City Council has shown its most uncompromising side. The Amsterdam cannabis lawyer Maurice Veldman had a front row seat, and reports on these events in his column....

PRESS RELEASE – ‘Cannabis Culture Awards now more important than ever’

PRESS RELEASE - ‘Cannabis Culture Awards now more important than ever’ – On Thursday 27th November 2014, the Cannabis Culture Awards will be presented in The Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum, in Amsterdam....

Red eyes and cannabis

Why does cannabis make my eyes go red ? This might be one of the most common questions an average cannabis consumer could ask themselves during their first encounters with the substance. The reason why that is, is that while cannabis is known to have psychoactive effects, therefore having an impact on behaviour and general...

The real victims of the cancellation of the High Times Cup expo

The real victims of the cancellation of the 2014 High Times Cup expo are the visitors who traveled hundreds or even thousands of miles to be in Amsterdam. Smokers Guide was at the Melkweg when Dan Skye updated the crowds on the situation, and caught the consternation of the visitors on camera....

30% off Jack Herer & Mr. Nice G13 X Hash Plant in stores and online!

30% off Jack Herer & Mr. Nice G13 X Hash Plant in stores and online!...

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...