Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
Will 2012 Be Marijuana Friendly?

What Does 2012 Have In Store For Marijuana? With 2011 almost history, it’s time to look forward to 2012. What does 2012 have in store for marijuana? The 2012 Election will likely be the biggest story in the marijuana world, however, there is more to look forward to. There will likely be scientific breakthroughs as the private sector and international community continue to research marijuana while the United States government continues to deny marijuana’s medical qualities. One thing that I’m looking forward to is innovations in marijuana growing technologies and [...]

Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
Jorge Cervantes Explains How To Get Rid Of Powdery Mildew

Learn how to get rid of the worst menace in marijuana growing with marijuana growing expert Jorge Cervantes. I can tell you first hand, powdery mildew is the worst thing that can happen to your marijuana garden. There are several people that I know that have been fighting it season after season. There are numerous tricks out there, and there doesn’t seem to be one thing that works no matter what across the board. But if you just discovered powdery mildew on your plants, and you are looking for a [...]

Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
Petition For Medical Marijuana In Massachusetts Text

An Initiative Petition for a Law for the Humanitarian Medical Use of Marijuana We, the undersigned registered voters of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, submit this initiative petition pursuant to Amendment Article 48 of the Massachusetts Constitution: Be it enacted by the people and by their authority, Section 1. Purpose and Intent. The citizens of Massachusetts intend that there should be no punishment under state law for qualifying patients, physicians and health care professionals, personal caregivers for patients, or medical marijuana treatment center agents for the medical use of marijuana, as [...]

Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
Does Anyone Still Use Triple Beam Scales To Weigh Marijuana?

The Triple Beam Scale Should Be In The Marijuana Hall Of Fame. When I first started smoking marijuana almost 20 years ago, the industry standard for weighing marijuana was the triple beam scale. If you are relatively new to the marijuana world, a triple beam scale is completely manual. It needs to be calibrated and you essentially balance the weight of the marijuana with the weight on the beams on the scale. Sounds like effort right? For decades that’s how almost all marijuana was weighed. I remember the shock and [...]

Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
What Is Missouri's 'Show-Me Cannabis Regulation'

Can ‘Show-Me Cannabis Regulation’ Get Enough Signatures To Bring Marijuana Legalization To Missouri? A TWB reader named Manuel commented on an earlier article for another state that is trying to legalize marijuana. He pointed out that Missouri is also trying to get a marijuana legalization bill on the ballot. To be honest, I kind of forgot about their efforts until Manuel put out the friendly reminder! In early November the Missouri Secretary of State’s Office announced that Show-Me Cannabis Regulation, a marijuana legalization advocacy group, has been given permission to [...]

Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
Market Street Medical Marijuana Cooperative Forced To Close

The Feds Force Another Legal Medical Marijuana Entity Out Of Business I received the following sad message from our friends at the San Francisco Market Street Cooperative: We are closing January 9th due to pressure on our landlords from the feds. (see below) Dear Market Street Cooperative Members and Supporters, With much regret we must announce that we will be closing the doors of our dispensary and client services space at 7:00 pm on January 9, 2012. After years of providing affordable medical cannabis and other health services to our [...]

Top Marijuana Stories of 2011 In Canada

 Posted by at 9:46 AM on December 31, 2011  Global Drug War
Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
Top Marijuana Stories of 2011 In Canada

Cannabis in Canada: The Most Important Marijuana Stories of 2011 It was a very big year for marijuana in Canada. Before people start looking forward to 2012, and what it has in store for marijuana policy in Canada, let’s take a look back at what went on in the world of Canadian marijuana. CANNABIS CULTURE – Two Thousand and Eleven was a reefer roller-coaster ride for the Canadian cannabis community, with some soaring peaks and subterranean valleys. We go over the Highs and Lows of 2011. It was undoubtedly a [...]

The Top Marijuana Strains Of 2011

 Posted by at 8:04 AM on December 31, 2011  Marijuana Strain Reviews
Dec 312011
 December 31, 2011
The Top Marijuana Strains Of 2011

2011′s Best Marijuana Strains It’s that time of year again, when every journalist and blogger is creating their own best of lists. I’m no different. Compiling a best marijuana strains of 2011 is one of the easiest blogs to write. During the busy holiday season when your pressed for time copying and pasting can be done quickly. At least that’s what you think. Then you get into checking out what you wrote for the past year and begin to think, was that really the best? Suddenly you’re filled with self [...]

Dec 302011
 December 30, 2011
Can Idaho Residents Buy Medical Marijuana In Oregon?

Medical Marijuana Is Readily Available To Idaho Residents In Oregon If you live in Idaho, and need medical marijuana, just cross the Snake River into Oregon. Of course there is the doctor visit and mailing your information and fee to the Oregon Health Authority first. For those in Idaho that are not aware of the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program rules, out of state residents can participate in the program. You are not allowed to bring medical marijuana back and/or consume medical marijuana in Idaho, however, you can enjoy it as [...]

Varietal Differences In Marijuana Growth

 Posted by at 6:21 PM on December 30, 2011  Grower Tips
Dec 302011
 December 30, 2011
Varietal Differences In Marijuana Growth

Ask Ed: Questions and Answers – Varietal Differences Ganja Guru Ed Rosenthal answers a grow question about why plants from the same type of seeds may look significantly different. I started two plants from the same seeds; they sprouted within one day of each other but they are growing differently. One has an umbrella-like canopy and the other has leaves that grow upward like a palm tree. They are both very healthy. Why are the plants so different? – Cali, Colombia, Pedro-Newbie Farmer You didn’t mention where you obtained the [...]