It’s that time of year again, when the weather starts to warm up and smart gardeners begin their preparations for the outdoor cannabis growing season. To help and encourage all our Sensi Seeds friends and visitors, we’ve collected these articles so your gardening daydreams can become well-laid plans whether you’re an expert or a beginner.
We hope the new year is treating you well! 2016 had its ups and downs on a global scale, for cannabis as well as the world in general, but Sensi Seeds is going forward more strongly than ever. Here we have collected the five blog posts from last year that proved the most popular with you, our audience. Remember to share and comment if you have feedback!
In cannabis terms, ‘indoor growing’ is basically shorthand for ‘growing cannabis indoors under special lighting using fans, timers, and often watering systems or other specialized equipment to recreate nature and provide the plants with everything they need to flourish as though they are growing outdoors under the best possible conditions’.
Clark French is not only a founder of the United Patients Alliance, he has been a vital part of new documentary GrassRoots. It follows the evolution of the UPA over three years, the changing status of medicinal cannabis in the Western world, and his own journey. Discover more in the final part of our interview.
In part one of our recent interview with Clark French, he spoke about the United Patients Alliance. In part two of this interview, Clark explains more about the UPA, providing invaluable input on the All Party Parliamentary Group for drugs, what steps they are taking now to consolidate their progress, and what lies ahead.
One of the hardest working people on the UK, if not European, cannabis scene, Clark French made time to talk with us on a recent visit to Amsterdam. In this, the first part of our interview, he discusses his personal experiences with cannabis and the difference in quality of life that it makes to him and to others.
How do you make your growroom more eco-friendly? Something that is often a cause for concern among many fans of cannabis – perhaps because we tend to be more conscious of the importance of plants and the beauty of the planet we live on – is the environmental impact of indoor growing. Here Sensi Seeds presents three tips for creating a greener growroom.
As well as a new president, the US has new cannabis policies in six states. Both medicinal and recreational use of cannabis has gained new ground. Here is an overview of the results from today’s voting.
It was around 2012 that dabbing – the art of consuming cannabis extracts by inhaling them from a heated ‘nail’ or point – began to really gain popularity among users. Since then, it has somewhat divided the cannabis world due to its strength, the risks of producing extracts, and even its aesthetic. What is your opinion on this topic?
Has cannabis legalisation reached the crucial tipping point? Whether you are a fanatical cannabis user, use cannabis for medicinal purposes only, or are staunchly opposed to every form of cannabis, it is clear that the global policy on cannabis is changing. Could a chain reaction of new legislation be triggered? Read on and judge for yourself.
The scientific and anecdotal reports on rectal cannabis use are somewhat conflicting. Sometimes, the best way to research something is to do it yourself. For science, for Sensi Seeds, and for journalistic integrity, I tried a cannabis suppository and wrote about the results.
The ban on cannabis was supposed to protect society from the threats of murder, mayhem, addiction, and full-scale collapse that were trumpeted by everyone from politicians to Parent Teacher Associations. Nearly a century later, its illegality has caused the very problems it was intended to solve. So who benefits from cannabis prohibition really?
For the first time in its history, a majority of Dutch Members of Parliament are in favour of regulating cannabis cultivation. One of the main parties has just submitted a proposal for a new bill. Read more about this incredible development in this article.
Keeping your cannabis seeds safe and viable is essential. To help you get the most out of your “magic beans”, here are some handy dos and don’ts for correctly storing cannabis seeds.
Medicinal cannabis patients in Tilburg can now grow five plants at home to supply their needs, thanks to a recent decision by Mayor Noordanus following a request from an association of patients. Could this open the doors for other municipalities to do the same?
If it’s September, it must be ExpoGrow 2016! One of the largest and most exciting events on the European cannabis calendar, ExpoGrow celebrates its fifth edition by once again transforming the Ficoba fairgrounds in Irún (Basque Country, Spain) into a hemp and cannabis epicentre. Sensi Seeds will be there with fun, freebies and friendly faces!
Rick Simpson was in Amsterdam this summer to speak at the 2016 edition of Cannabis Liberation Day. Sensi Seeds took the opportunity to have a one-on-one with the Canadian cannabis oil pioneer. Check out the full video of our Rick Simpson interview here!
The name Jack Herer is synonymous with both hemp activism, and one of the finest strains of cannabis ever bred. A long-term friend of Sensi Seeds’ founder Ben Dronkers, Jack frequently visited Amsterdam. His son Dan Herer continues to propel his father’s dream of a world where cannabis is legal and its potential is fully realized.
Rick Simpson rose to internet fame among the cannabis community following the 2008 YouTube release of Run From The Cure, the documentary that publicized his method of making a cannabis concentrate which he claims can cure cancers and other diseases. Sensi Seeds interviewed him during his recent visit to Amsterdam.