Watch this rare interview with activist, author, publisher and undisputed French Grande Dame of cannabis, Michka! CNN’s Steven Kompier sat down with her at the Cannabis University, a new feature of Cannabis Liberation Day, for this illuminating discussion about what the plant means to her.
When a strain legend such as Skunk #1 is launched as an automatic version, the bar is set very high of course. So Ellis D. was almost bursting with curiosity when he conducted an indoor grow test with Skunk #1 Automatic to check how close it would come to the original Skunk #1 in terms of quality. In this article, you’ll learn about all the relevant strain facts and the grow test’s outcome.
Seth MacFarlane is a notorious writer. Creator of Family Guy and American Dad!, he is also a cannabis activist. More about him here.
The case of Philando Castile that recently hit the headlines is only the latest in a long list of US civilians who were shot dead because of cannabis by US police officers within the context of a house search or routine check.
Following the media-friendly operations against Albania's cannabis farmers, the country developed into the continent’s largest cannabis producer. Read more about it here.
Although much of our early history of hemp use has been lost in the mists of time, we still find odd echoes of it every now and then – in old medical texts, in archaeological digs, or even in a folk song or poem that has survived the passage of time to remain essentially intact. Here, we take a look at some of history’s finest and best-preserved examples!
In Spain, a group of drugs experts have established the GEPCA, a body which seeks to set up a comprehensive regulation for cannabis. This model already has the support of much of Spain’s cannabis movement and is set to make history. Find out more about this proposal.
Tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV) is one of the most medically important of the known cannabinoids. It is thought to act as an antagonist of the cannabinoid receptors at low doses, but surprisingly, it may act as an agonist at high doses, giving effects similar to THC. Since its discovery in 1973, THCV has gradually grown in importance within medical circles.
This summer, Sensi Seeds releases its brand new line of hemp foods. A selection of high quality products for everyone: the conscious foodie, the lover of superfoods, the health-focused sports enthusiast, and whomever wishes to effortlessly improve their diet with all-natural, organic products.
The autonomous region of Catalonia, Spain, has legalised cannabis. After a Parliament vote of 118 to 9, the system introduced by the country’s famous Cannabis Clubs will finally benefit from a proper, legal framework.
Medicinal cannabis is becoming more and more accepted the world over, as an increasing number of countries is moving towards a health-focused approach to the plant. Good news for patients, one would say. But the fight isn’t over yet, as shown in this report from Cannabis News Network.
Cannabis Liberation Day is always a festive and educational experience. This year saw a new feature, the Cannabis University, a large, modern tent able to host a good sized audience. To get this off to a flying start, Cannabis News Network’s Steven Kompier presented guests including Alan Dronkers; now you can watch the full video of his talk!
Get to know the next three cannabis seed strains in our Classic Redux Series! Growers with minimum experience and basic equipment can achieve fabulous results thanks to the combination of award-winning original genetics and feminized, autoflowering traits. We think you’ll love these new expressions of old favourites as much as we do!
To our surprise and disappointment, Facebook has removed several posts from our wall! We investigated thoroughly and discovered that other cannabis companies have had the same problem. So what’s behind this purge on perfectly legitimate businesses? Read on.
In this interview, Covadonga F. tells us about her experience with Sensi Seeds CBD oil. Since she started using it, the constant pain she suffered for years because of a shoulder injury, has receded, and she now sleeps like a dormouse. She was looking for a natural alternative, and her husband found it. Do not miss the full interview here.
In Germany, many people lose their driving licence without ever driving while high. Read here how you can avoid that.
The cannabis outdoor season is on, or at least is has been so for a few months in the Northern Hemisphere. So many things to prepare and to fawn over on one’s way towards Spring and Summer! Perhaps this is why many cannabis growers find themselves seedling-less come June. But for every grower issue, we have a seed bank solution! Check out in this article our top 3 of Sensi Seeds outdoor cannabis strains you can still plant in June.
In April 2017, the Mexican Congress voted, by a large majority, in favor of a bill that legalizes the medical and scientific use, production and distribution of cannabis. The new law acknowledges the therapeutic properties of THC. Mexico has given a very important step on the path to tolerance in the interests of Mexicans’ health.
While women hold about 25% of top management positions overall in US companies, but head up less than 5% of companies, the cannabis industry, the new kid on the block, boasts 63% women in top management positions, of whom 36% are the owners or heads of companies, according to a 2016 questionnaire in Marijuana Business Daily.