This is a great, inspiring movie about Shona Banda, a Crohn´s Disease survivor who was diagnosed as terminally ill. She decided to take control of her disease using cannabis.
The 14th Copa de la Marihuana (Marijuana Cup) was held in Madrid on the 18th of December last year. Featuring documentaries and conferences on different aspects of cannabis and hemp use, from indoor cultivation to legal aspects of possession, the event was held with the participation and support of 21 cannabis consumer organizations.
Spannabis is the world´s largest hemp fair and once again the Sensi Seeds Expo staff are very much looking forward to attending. Spannabis celebrates its eighth anniversary this year on the 25th, 26th and 27th of February in Barcelona´s Cornella Convention Centre.
One of our legendary strains! Its male ancestor is Hash Plant, an Indica variety so strong and pungent that even seasoned smokers have been known to mistake the flavour of the burning buds for hashish.
Last month we started a brand new photo competition in which you can show the world how YOU enjoy your cannabis. The photo on the left is one of the entries we particularly liked. Our congratulations to the chef and we wish we could have been there to enjoy the creation with its creator!
To illustrate the story behind our infamous Mr. Nice G13 x Hash Plant strain we dug up clip from our video archive where Ben Dronkers meets Howard Marks, AKA Mr. Nice.
As one of the world´s leading seed companies, Sensi Seeds attends and sponsors many of the cannabis fairs and expos that take place around the globe. This season has been very exciting for Sensi, as well as for our fans, friends and clients. Here's a brief rundown of our recent autumn and winter 2010 tour!
This month´s short film is the BBC documentary Inside Out, which features David Duclos from Amsterdam´s Cannabis College. Many people in the U.K. currently use cannabis to treat a range of chronic illnesses, despite the laws that make them criminals.
After a long and very productive outdoor season in the northern hemisphere it is finally time to announce the winners of the Grow Diary contest! It was truly a joy to see the outstanding photos uploaded by participating growers and a ´photo diary´ competition will definitely return in the very near future!
Our sister company HempFlax, innovative leaders in European industrial hemp business, launched their new website this month. In keeping with their continuing mission to research and improve the almost endless applications of industrial hemp, the new website is modern, clear, comprehensive and even more user friendly than before.
Michelle Rainey passed away on October 20th. Known as the "blonde bombshell" of the Canadian medical marijuana movement, she was hailed as one of the greatest medical activists of all time, and will also be remembered for her favourite phrase: "It's 4:20 somewhere."
Like the outdoor growing season here in the northern hemisphere, Sensi´s Grow Dairy photo competition is nearing its end. In recent months, many enthusiastic growers have delighted us by uploading an abundance of quality photos depicting their cultivation projects from beginning to end.
Ben Dronkers described his reaction as ´pleased and surprised´ upon learning of his nomination for Outstanding International Hemp Activist of the Year in the Jack Herer Awards 2010.
The classic Sensi baseball cap has been re-released with a couple of stylish changes. This essential accessory item now comes in British Racing Green and Champagne White, but it´s the extra attention paid to the detailing that really makes it special.
This featured video might be a bit older than you are used to, but (unfortunately) still very relevant. The late, great Bill Hicks explains why he thinks cannabis should not only be legalized, but made mandatory.
The star of this month´s fun and factual short film is Dr. Robert Melamede, associate professor of biology and chairman of the Biology Department at the University of Colorado.
The aim of the Cultivation Diary competition is for growers to depict their plants´ entire growing and flowering cycle from germination to harvest and asks entrants to submit a series of photos featuring a single strain growing from a small seedling or clone into a fully flowered plant with mature buds.
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