Johnny Green

Johnny Green is a marijuana activist from Oregon. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Public Policy. Follow Johnny Green on Facebook and Twitter. Also, feel free to email any concerns.

Feb 282014
 February 28, 2014
New Study: Marijuana May Treat Schizophrenia

Courtesy of The Joint Blog A new study published in this month’s issue of the journal Frontiers in Pharmacology, and published online by the National Institute of Health, has found that cannabis may treat schizophrenia. “Clinical and neurobiological findings suggest that the cannabinoids and the endocannabinoid system may be implicated in the pathophysiology and treatment of schizophrenia”, begins the study’s abstract. “We described that the spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) strain presents a schizophrenia behavioral phenotype that is specifically attenuated by antipsychotic drugs, and potentiated by proschizophrenia manipulations. Based on these findings, we have suggested this [...]

Feb 272014
 February 27, 2014
Animal Cookies Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Animal Cookies Cannabis Strain Review And Pics This extremely powerful and loved strain is a hybrid cross between the incredibly beloved Girl Scout Cookie strain and the Fire OG strain. The Animal Cookies marijuana strain is a fast flowering plant, making it extremely popular among growers. Animal Cookies flowers in about 9-10 weeks and grows as a dense plant. The Animal Cookies marijuana strain is incredibly strong, not for the weak lunged smoker, and is highly recommended for patients that are suffering with pain or insomnia. Needless to say, Animal [...]

Marijuana Plant Nutrient Deficiency – Calcium

 Posted by at 6:44 AM on February 27, 2014  Grower Tips
Feb 272014
 February 27, 2014
Marijuana Plant Nutrient Deficiency - Calcium

By Robert Bergman Calcium deficiency Calcium deficiencies are rare for outdoor marijuana growers, unless the soil is too acidic like in pinewoods. It can occasionally be found in planting mixes but is considerably more frequent in hydroponic systems. If a soil-less medium has not been infused with lime (a large source of calcium), a calcium deficiency may occur. Certain water sources (distilled, reverse osmosis, and tap water) may not have large quantities of dissolved calcium. Calcium deficiencies can occur if you do not supplement this water with calcium. The signs [...]

Feb 272014
 February 27, 2014
Poll: 77% In Texas Support Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Courtesy of The Joint Blog A new University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll has found that 77% of those in Texas support the legalization of medical cannabis. The poll also found strong support for legalizing recreational cannabis, with 49% in support to just 23% opposed. “It’s not a surprise that Texas was not on the front line of [legalization], given that most of the opposition here is among conservatives and Republicans,” says Jim Henson, Director of the Texas Politics Project at the University of Texas and co-director of the poll. “But you can look at this and see [...]

Feb 272014
 February 27, 2014
National Black Caucus Of State Legislators Calls For Marijuana Reform

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Members of the National Black Caucus of State Legislators recently resolved at their Annual Legislative Conference in favor of decriminalizing marijuana. “Whereas state and local governments could potentially stand to save billions of dollars that they currently spend regulating marijuana use by decriminalizing the recreational use of marijuana, therefore be it resolved that the National Black Caucus of State Legislators recognizes the decision of the Administration to not challenge the choice made by citizens of these states, and urges the continued respect of state law, and [...]

Feb 262014
 February 26, 2014
What Is The Best Marijuana Strain To Grow Outdoors?

By Robert Bergman In this article I will clue you in to all the facts about different marijuana types including how some strains are suitable for certain climates and how you should go about selecting seeds. March is an ideal time to start germination the seeds inside so that they’ll be strong when you transplant them outside in April or May when the temperatures are more favorable. If you live closer to the equator, it will be warmer sooner and you can transplant your plants earlier. Virtually every strain is [...]

Feb 262014
 February 26, 2014
Black Jack Marijuana Strain Review And Pictures

Black Jack Cannabis Strain Review And Pics The Black Jack marijuana strain produces hard buds with huge, grape-like buds that are completely covered with crystals. The smoke from the Black Jack marijuana strain is heavy and flavorful, and produces an exceptionally long-lasting high. The Black Jack marijuana strain is great for pain, insomnia and stress. “Grade: A Type: Hybrid Looks: Mostly “medium” sized nugs. Very tight and dense, but scissored up sticky and fluffy. Deep green in color with purple “leaf” covered in “powdered sugar” trichs. Smell: Reminds me of [...]

Feb 262014
 February 26, 2014
NORML Argues Police May Not Question Citizens Based On Marijuana Odors

By Erik Altieri, NORML Communications Director NORML filed an “amicus curiae” brief with the Massachusetts Supreme Court on Tuesday, February 18, urging the court to place more limits on police questioning and searches for possession of small amounts marijuana. Attorneys Steven S. Epstein, of Georgetown, and Marvin Cable, of Northampton, authored the brief. In Western Massachusetts, a judge ruled that based on the odor of raw marijuana an officer could question the defendant about the presence of marijuana and seize a bag of marijuana at the direction of defendant in response to [...]

Feb 262014
 February 26, 2014
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon Expresses Support For Medical Marijuana

By John Payne On Sunday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon appeared on CNN with Governors Mike Pence of Indiana, Rick Perry of Texas, and Dan Malloy of Connecticut while they were all visiting Washington D.C. for a meeting of the National Governors Association. CNN political correspondent asked them all about marijuana legalization. Governor Nixon responded by expressing cautious support for the idea of medical marijuana: “Medicinally I think that folks are beginning to see that there are things which the medical can get help on…and I think our legislature might consider that.” But [...]

Feb 252014
 February 25, 2014
Police Chief Cites Hoax Story In Testimony Against Marijuana Legalization

There have been a handful of fake marijuana stories recently from satire news outlets. One of the most well known ones involved 37 people overdosing on marijuana the first day that recreational marijuana sales started in Colorado. Apparently, it wasn’t well known enough because a Maryland police chief cited it in his testimony to the Maryland Legislature when he was speaking against marijuana legalization. And marijuana opponents claim that we are stupid… “The first day of legalization, that’s when Colorado experienced 37 deaths that day from overdose on marijuana,” Annapolis Police [...]