More and more voices are being raised in Japan, calling for an end to the zero-tolerance policy on cannabis. One political party wants to see the ban on research on the cannabis plant lifted, thereby legalising medicinal cannabis. Interest in industrial hemp applications has also been growing. Might we tentatively be able to speak of a cannabis comeback?
Cannabis News Network is launching a new series: Canna History. The series is being made in cooperation with the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum. Together they are going to present multiple historical, entertaining, and need to know facts about cannabis and hemp. Enjoy the first 5 videos here!
Sativex and Bedrocan are now available in many European countries, and several have infrastructure in place to supply patients with medicinal cannabis. So which countries are moving with the times, and which are dragging their heels? Where are medicinal and recreational users most (and least) free to utilize their drug of choice? Let’s take a look at the facts.
Let's face it. All of us have got a silly part of us. Yes, silly. That part inside us that leads us down the garden path, making nonsensical statements or questions making plenty of people’s hair stand on end and eyes roll.
Although he was sentenced to a prison term of only five years and eleven months for growing cannabis, Oliver Liermann ended up spending seven years and eleven months inside. In 2008, while he had a suspended sentence running, he was caught growing a kilogramme of cannabis. He was then locked up uninterrupted until May of this year.
Even though the cannabis movement is weak and marihuana growing is a crime, there are already in Mexico authorized growers, grow-shops, social clubs and politicians proposing regulation. What could happen now in a country so strongly affected by the power of illegal drug trade? Find out in this article.
Welcome to a new episode of CannaZapp! This time the CannaZapp remote control is programmed to present you with some interesting lyrics about cannabis, of course. Check them out!
is a predominantly indica queen that not only produces abundant harvests quickly, but also does it in style. Read more here.
Dan Herer, son of the legendary Jack, is not so much following in his father’s footsteps as forging his own path in the modern field of hemp and cannabis that his family helped create. Sensi Seeds had the pleasure of interviewing him on a recent visit to Amsterdam. Learn more about the man bringing the next generation of cannabis pioneers together.
What is your favourite cannabis destination? Check out Sensi Seeds’ top 5 in this article.
We had the great pleasure of spending some time backstage with George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic for George’s 75th birthday. Check it out!
More and more countries and US states are legalising cannabis for medicinal use. Some countries and states have also legalised recreational use. But what exactly is the difference between medicinal and recreational cannabis? Read about it in this article.
Achieving the biggest possible harvest in the smallest possible grow room; that's essentially what micro growing is about. And the cannabis plant is highly suited to that. It’s ideal if you don’t have space or a big budget for a grow room. Or maybe you just feel like carrying out a fun experiment? This article tells you all about micro growing.
HPS lights vs LED lights: the question is one that every indoor cannabis grower has considered, and usually more than once! To shed some light on this sometimes difficult decision, we’ve collected various comments and conducted a Twitter poll. And what is your opinion? Tell us in the comments.
Barcelona’s Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum officially opened its doors on May 9, 2012. Located in the Palau Mornau, an emblematic and impressive building remodelled by modernist architect Manual Raspall, in the centre of Catalonia's capital, became the first museum ever dedicated solely and exclusively to the Cannabis plant.
It is strange that in a country where people are allowed to both sell and carry firearms, some are still amazed at the prospect of totally legalising cannabis. The United States has always been considered to be the world's spokesperson.
On July 2, 2016, Sensi Seeds founder Ben Dronkers was one of the keynote speakers at the Kyoto Hemp Forum. Watch his presentation here.
On 17 June 2016, the German Bundesrat, the chamber of the federal states, debated the Law on the Medicinal Use of Cannabis recently presented to Parliament. In order to establish a legal basis for medicinal cannabis flowers, the law has to pass through both chambers.
The topic of cannabis and asthma is somewhat infamous among patients as well as within the medical community. Many patients are aware of how cannabis can positively impact their lives. Yet, there is also a general taboo around the subject, due to the effects of the plant and its methods of consumption, as opposed to the nature and symptoms of asthma.