Month: November 2018

WEEDS co-owner on how they’re going public despite cannabis-related convictions

CLN caught up with Carol Gwilt, co-owner of WEEDS, to talk about the company’s recent agreement with Quizam and how it positions WEEDS to rapidly grow both nationally AND globally. Since Quizam is a publicly traded company on the CNSX, the new agreement means that WEEDS is essentially going public as well, and Carol talked […]

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WEEDS co-owner on how they’re going public despite cannabis-related convictions

CLN caught up with Carol Gwilt, co-owner of WEEDS, to talk about the company’s recent agreement with Quizam and how it positions WEEDS to rapidly grow both nationally AND globally. Since Quizam is a publicly traded company on the CNSX, the new agreement means that WEEDS is essentially going public as well, and Carol talked […]

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Purple Kush strain review: Exploring the purple phenotype

Purple Kush strain is hugely popular in the West Coast, for its extraordinary looks, good growing genetics, and a powerful high.

Purple Kush is a crossbreed between two indica strains: Hindu Kush and Purple Afghani.

However, its lineage is very confusing. We get Purple Afghani by crossing Purple Kush with Afghani, so it’s one of those “what came first, the chicken or the egg” type of things.

The exact lineage is hard to determine as it could simply be just one of many phenotypes that are common among plants growing high up in the mountains of the Hindu Kush range.

Visual aesthetics

Purple Kush visual aesthetics

Purple Kush got its name after the visual aesthetics it offers. The flowers of Purple Kush often grow purple, instead of green.

The nugs are usually not very thick, but rather resemble Thai Sticks, as they tend to grow around the stem. The hairs growing on the buds are orange.

When growing Purple Kush you will see very noticeable elements representing the purple phenotype.

Given that it has strong indica-roots, Purple Kush tends to grow small and bushy.…

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What’s behind the Canada-wide cannabis shortages?

On October 17, 2018, cannabis was legalized in Canada and the long-standing prohibition against this controversial and powerful plant was officially over…at least on paper. The legalization of cannabis has not come without its challenges. Perhaps the most immediate – and frustrating – challenge for consumers came in the form of supply shortages. Legal cannabis […]

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Women in Cannabis: The Right Side of History

It’s a great time to be part of the cannabis culture and industry, and it’s an even better time to be a woman in the Cannabis space! Earlier this month, three more American states welcomed cannabis legalization, and the anti-cannabis Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has been a thorn in the industry’s side, resigned from […]

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Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: Under $25

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: Under $25

(Grant Hindsley for Leafly)

Whether you’re looking for a last-minute gift, a surprising stocking stuffer, or a cute knickknack for a 420-friendly gift exchange, there are plenty of cannabis gift options that won’t leave you wondering where that last part of the year went.

From practical smoking supplies to flashy accessories, you’ll be surprised how many bases you can cover for the price of a takeout dinner.

Glass Bong and Pipe Cleaning Kit

Resolution; $20

(Grant Hindsley for Leafly)

Resolution’s glass cleaning kit gives you a couple different options for restoring the sparkle to your favorite glassware. Small hand pipes can be dunked into the kit’s resealable pouch and given a cleansing shake, while a built-in nozzle makes it easy to pour the cleaning solution into your favorite bong with no spills.

Glass Tips

Higher Standards; $16; Sponsored by VaporNation

When it comes to pre-rolls and spliffs, a little distance can be a very good thing. If you’re finally ready to retire your roach clip from yesteryear, these glass tips from Higher Standards will

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The Vegas Show: MJBizCon Hosts Big, Legal Cannabis Industry (photos)

LAS VEGAS–The legal cannabis industry invaded Las Vegas this week when the largest U.S. cannabis trade show MJBizCon was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Exhibitors from every industry sector and all over the globe filled the center’s Main Hall.

Thousands of attendees stood in line on the show’s first morning, eager to see what the industry has to offer, network with various vendors, and make deals where and when they were able. A handy show app could be downloaded and allowed QR code scanning for easy information exchange, as well as schedule updates. The show saw an internationally diverse crowd, with many Canadian cannabis companies either browsing or hosting booths.

mgretailer was among 227 global, national, and local media outlets in attendance, according to a count issued by MJBizCon.

In the front row, in front of an entrance, iconic lighter brand BIC Lighters was a familiar, mainstream brand doing smart business in peak position. According to show info, 1,027 exhibitors meant a floor dense with booths, from mega-sized enclosures that encompassed the size of whole dispensaries (several hosted …

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Acreage Holdings latest US canna-business to list on Canadian Stock Exchange

Acreage Holdings, the American cannabis company valued at $2.8 billion, went public on the Canadian Stock Exchange on Thursday, Nov. 15, through a reverse takeover. Acreage began trading at $19.75 (USD) under the ticker “ACRG.U” on the CNSX, and it ended its first 2 days of trading at $24.25. Acreage, which operates over 40 dispensaries […]

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Paragon Reaches Settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for PRG Token

Resolution gives the PRG token and other ICOs a path to full compliance with U.S. securities laws LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — “Paragon is making history! We’re excited to announce an important settlement we’ve been working on for over a year — a very positive agreement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange […]

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Pot for People and Pets: CBD products for You and your Dog

CBD products are becoming very popular around the world, and it has many great benefits for both people and their pets. In the United States where cannabis is still illegal at the federal level in all forms, this cannabinoid is the only hope that many patients across the country hold on to dearly while they […]

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