How To Make Cannabis Bacon

 Posted by at 8:32 AM on August 5, 2014  Marijuana Recipes
Aug 052014
 August 5, 2014
How To Make Cannabis Bacon

I’m not one of those people that really loves bacon… But I acknowledge the stoner love of this greasy food. Potheads love bacon and I’ve been seeing a lot of bacon related posts pop up on social media so I wanted to share this cannabis bacon recipe with you all. Get the best of your weed and the best of bacon in one snack. It’s easy to prepare and you’ll be feasting on bacon in a short while. You can also add this treat to sandwiches as an added boost of awesome! What You’ll Need: 1 tbsp cannabis flour 24

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Aug 052014
 August 5, 2014
Colorado Issues New Marijuana Edible Rules

Marijuana edibles are nothing new. They have been around for decades, most commonly in the form of brownies and cookies. Marijuana edibles, if prepared properly, can be much stronger than marijuana in flower form. Whereas marijuana consumed in smoke or vapor form goes into your nervous system via the lungs, eaten marijuana goes into your blood stream via the digestive process. That’s why the high from eating marijuana can last so long, and can be felt throughout your entire body. Veteran marijuana consumers know this, and either take it easy on edibles, or if they are like me, prepare ahead

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Aug 052014
 August 5, 2014
International Cannabis Business Conference Featured Along With Other Industry Leaders

Cannabis law reform and the emerging cannabis industry are definitely hot topics for the media these days.The New York Times’ landmark editorial, “Repeal Prohibition, Again“, certainly brought the debate regarding our nation’s marijuana laws to the forefront of the nation’s mainstream political discourse and the media outlets across the country are examining the ins and outs of all things cannabis. The Portland Business Journal recently launched an extensive look at the burgeoning cannabis industry in Portland, Oregon, featuring a local medical cannabis dispensary, garden supply store, a law firm that specializes in the cannabis industry, as well as the International Cannabis Business

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Aug 042014
 August 4, 2014
How Does A Marijuana Plant Convert Light Into Energy?

A marijuana  plant needs energy, just like humans and animals. The plant takes the energy through the leaves (chlorophyll), from the light. This is known as photosynthesis. Along with carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air and water (H2O) from the soil, the light is converted into energy. But not all light is suitable. The light needs to have a specific wavelength (color) and intensity (strength) in order to make the photosynthesis occur properly. It even requires more precision. Depending upon the processes occurring in the marijuana plant, the plant needs a certain light. Blue light, in particular, is needed for the

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Aug 042014
 August 4, 2014
When Will California Legalize Marijuana?

For a long time I thought that California would be the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. After all, California was the first state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996. But legalizing recreational marijuana has been tough for California. California was the first state to vote on legalizing recreational marijuana when Proposition 19 qualified for the 2010 Election. That was the same year that Jay Smoker and I created The Weed Blog. It was a very exciting year for reform, even if the initiative didn’t pass. There were many reasons that the initative didn’t pass. A big contributing factor was

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Aug 042014
 August 4, 2014
Debunking The White House's Response To The New York Times

by Mitch Earleywine The New York Times has joined the majority of US citizens in the call for a more rational marijuana policy. The White House responded with an attempt to explain why a taxed and regulated market is no “silver bullet solution.” Alluding to The Lone Ranger probably wasn’t a great idea, but I think they mean that this isn’t a panacea for every problem related to cannabis. Of course, all our other legislation is perfect, so we shouldn’t change this policy until we have a solution with all advantages and no disadvantages. Our government says that this use of law

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Aug 042014
 August 4, 2014
Free Jeff Mizanskey Campaign Gains Traction

By Aaron Malin, Show-Me Cannabis Director of Research An online crowd-funding campaign to release Jeff Mizanskey, a man currently serving life in prison without parole in Jefferson City for a nonviolent cannabis offense, has captured international attention and received contributions from across the globe. Jeff Mizanskey was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in 1994 based on Missouri’s prior and persistent drug offender law. Mizanskey has asked Governor Nixon to grant him clemency, as he has exhausted all other options for appealing his sentence. His request for clemency is based on the nature of his previous

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Aug 032014
 August 3, 2014
Dear Media - Marijuana Prohibition Is No Laughing Matter

Not that long ago Barack Obama was asked at a media event to respond to the fact that the number one petition on the White House’s ‘We the People – Your Voice In Our Government’ site was asking about marijuana legalization. Barack Obama smirked and chuckled at the question, as if it was a joke. Many media members that were in attendance laughed as well. In a recent episode of ‘Meet the Press’ the topic was marijuana legalization, and again, the media members on the show laughed repeatedly throughout the conversation. Even on my local sports radio channel, yesterday they

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Aug 032014
 August 3, 2014
When Will Texas Legalize Marijuana?

One of the most common marijuana legalization related questions that I get is ‘when will Texas legalize marijuana?’ It’s a logical question, considering how many people get arrested for marijuana in Texas, and how harsh their marijuana laws are. In Texas, selling more than 7 grams of marijuana is a felony, punishable by up to 2 years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Selling marijuana to a minor carries a penalty of up to 20 years in prison. I understand that people shouldn’t be selling marijuana to minors, but what if someone is an 18 year old senior in high

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Aug 032014
 August 3, 2014
What Are The Best Investments In The Growing Cannabis Industry?

I have been involved in the cannabis industry for a long time, way before there were any legal medical marijuana or recreational marijuana states. This of course was when the entire industry was in the shadows, and the only ‘businesses’ that existed were blackmarket related. The only overhead and investments involved were sandwich baggies, grow supplies, and scales. My how things have changed. One of the most common questions I get these days is, ‘what is the best investement in the cannabis industry?’ It’s a logical question, considering how much money is involved in the cannabis industry right now, and

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