Apr 152014
 
Guru Of Ganja "Lets Get Growing" With Ed Rosenthal And Adam Dunn

If you are in the Denver area for the 420 holiday, you should consider attending the following event: Join Clover Leaf University with Professor’s Ed Rosenthal and Adam Dunn for the “Guru of Ganja,” a two Hour Cultivation Workshop at the Famous Hemp Hoodlab Colorado located at 3354 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80205.  This will be an event not to miss.  Sign up now! Space is limited. Note:  There will be a certificate for attending the class but this class is a 2 hour workshop version of our cultivation 101 [...]

Apr 082014
 
Announcing The First International Cannabis Business Conference

Following the sold-out Oregon Medical Marijuana Business Conferences (OMMBC) in Ashland and Eugene, Oregon, producer Alex Rogers announced the first International Cannabis Business Conference.  The event will take place Saturday, September 13th and Sunday, September 14th at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon.  It will feature preeminent cannabis business owners and political leaders from across the globe, as well as an exclusive exhibit hall for cannabis-related industries. “The International Cannabis Business Conference will focus on the emerging cannabis industry in the United States and around the world and provide networking opportunities [...]

Apr 012014
 
Announcing The Spring 2014 Missouri Cannabis Conference

By John Payne We are pleased to announce that Show-Me Cannabis, Missouri NORML, and the Mizzou chapters of Students for a Sensible Drug Policy and NORML will host the Spring 2014 Missouri Cannabis Conference on Saturday, April 26. The event will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Allen Auditorium in the Arts and Sciences Building at the University of Missouri in Columbia. Mason Tvert — who led the campaign to pass Amendment 64, which allowed for the legalization and regulation of cannabis in Colorado — will give [...]

Mar 302014
 
Attend The Keystone Cannabis Rally March 31st

If you are in Pennsylvania, I encourage you to attend the following event: We’re proud to work with organizer Les Stark to host a large pro-cannabis rally in the State Capitol. More than 500 people have already signed up to attend The Keystone Cannabis Reform Rally on March 31 in the State Capitol building in Harrisburg. The event will emphasize the urgent need for cannabis and hemp reform in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. After the rally, members of Philly and Pittsburgh NORML will be lobbying elected officials – we urge any interested [...]

Mar 222014
 
2014 NORML Aspen Legal Seminar Open For Registration

I’ve never been lucky enough to attend the NORML Aspen seminar in the past, and it looks like I won’t be going this year. But if you are able to go, I encourage you to do so because I’ve heard amazing things from previous attendees. Below is more about the event: Dear NORML Supporters: I am writing to remind everyone that the 2014 NORML Aspen Legal Seminar is live on the NORML website, and we are now accepting registrations online. Please register now and join us in Aspen for a great legal seminar and [...]

Mar 062014
 
Get A Job In The Colorado Marijuana Industry

One of the most common questions that I get from readers is how to get a job in the marijuana industry. A large percentage of those questions are specifically about how to get a job in Colorado. The first ever marijuana industry job fair is happening next week in Colorado, and if you are looking to crack into the industry, this is going to be the best way to do so. See more below: Colorado’s legal marijuana industry is booming, and every day, more people are moving out here seeking [...]

Feb 232014
 
Five Marijuana Events You Should Attend This Year

It’s expected that 2014 is going to be a really big year for cannabis. This is the first year that Colorado, Washington, and Portland ME will have legal weed on 4/20, as well as the numerous other things that are happening. There are so many events going on this year that there’s really no excuse why you shouldn’t go to one. Here are five events that you should really try to attend this year if you can! 1. The High Times Denver Cannabis Cup The tickets for the Cup have [...]

Feb 162014
 
Join Me At The Oregon Marijuana Business Law 101 Event

I have been invited to attend the Oregon Marijuana Business Law 101 event on February 22nd, and I encourage any readers that are able to attend as well. If you are a current dispensary owner, a prospective dispensary owner, or you want to learn how to start a marijuana based business in any other area (medibles, concentrates, industry attorney, etc.), then attending this event is a must. One of the most common things I deal with at this blog is fielding questions from Oregonians who obviously don’t understand the law. [...]

Feb 102014
 
Highlights From The 2014 High Times Cannabis Cup In San Bernardino

The 2014 High Times Cannabis Cup in San Bernardino was this last weekend, and from what I’m told, it was an amazing time. The event was moved from Los Angeles last year to San Bernardino after some problems arose. But as someone who has attended both venues, I prefer the San Bernardino location better. The NOS Center was home to the first large marijuana event I ever attended, and it has a special place in my heart for sure. So if you see ‘Los Angeles Cannabis Cup’ on stuff, that’s [...]

Jan 282014
 
2014 Denver County Fair To Have Marijuana Contests

Courtesy of The Joint Blog In a historic first for a county fair in the United States, the Denver County Fair – being held on August 1st through the 3rd - will feature multiple cannabis-themed contests, from plant judging, to joint rolling. Cannabis is a major theme for the Denver County Fair this year; they even placed a cannabis leaf on the 2014 poster. “We thought it was time for us to take that leap and represent one of the things Denver has going on,” says Tracy Weil, the fair’s Marketing and [...]