Cannabis News

Caution! Fruity weed – Visitors to Amsterdam watch out!

In a test purchase, Hanf Journal editor Mr Kimo was given some nasty-smelling weed that had been enhanced with undefinable fruity aromas. When Kimo asks the sales assistants about the stinking buds the next day, the worker at the counter becomes aggressive and the victim of the deception fleas from the shop. Following extensive research,...

CannaZapp – Episode 8

In episode 8, CannaZapp takes a closer look on some contradictions the global cannabis community has experienced and still faces today. For example, whereas cannabis is legal in one US state, it is still prosecuted in another....

How to flower a cannabis plant

Successfully flowering cannabis plants is one of the trickiest aspects of cannabis cultivation. At this delicate stage, the plants require meticulous care and attention if they are to achieve worthwhile harvests—and more than ever, finding the right balance is key, as mistakes can be far more difficult to correct. Cannabis is usually a short-day plant,...

Cannabis Strain Focus: Mexican Sativa by Sensi Seeds

Our Mexican Sativa is to this day, one of the most appreciated Sensi Seeds strains, and many growers want it to grace their gardens every year! Known to be an excellent outdoor cannabis strain, it is not only resistant to pest and moulds, but is also fairly low-maintenance. Its short flowering period (7-8 weeks!) guarantees...

CANNABIS IN SPAIN: THE NEW PUBLIC SAFETY LAW

Globally, there is a growing trend for the decriminalisation of cannabis, and as such, efforts have been consolidated and focused in one clear direction. However, the Spanish government have decided to crawl back like crabs, and introduce legislative reforms which jeopardise the progress that has been achieved over the last two decades. These are a...

CannaTest tests street weed from Berlin, Vienna and Valencia

Get ready for the latest CannaTest in which Cannabis News network tests weed bought on the streets of three big European cities. And the results are alarming!...

Cannabis and Endometriosis, the silent disease

The International Week of Endometriosis is held in March each year, and this year was no exception. This article addresses this largely unknown disease only suffered by women, and analyses the main potential benefits of the therapeutic use of cannabis for its treatment....

Outdoor tutorial: force-flowering

Growing outdoors can be tricky in terms of timing, and if you get it wrong--or if your location simply does not allow you the leisure of letting nature take its course--then your harvest may be drastically reduced, if not non-existent. Here, we provide a few helpful tips on how to ensure you get that harvest,...

Cannabis strain focus: Early Girl from Sensi Seeds

Why choose Early Girl? Simple: it is the earliest indica strain in our selection – 7 to 8 weeks of flowering time only! Created in the ‘80s, this reliable, generous strain is a great choice for outdoor growing. Besides, the compact growth pattern of this indica-dominant hybrid allows you to grow it just about anywhere....

Chilean cannabis bill to be discussed in Congress

A bill that would allow adults – age 18 and older – to possess up to ten grams of cannabis and cultivation of a maximum of six plants at home was approved by Chile’s Health Committee of the Chamber of Deputies beginning of March 2015. It is a historic step; it opens a window for...