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The Sensible Cannabis Consumer: Regs, Mid and High grade – is some weed worth more than others?

Some time ago the UK experienced a phenomenon colloquially known as ‘grit weed’. It’s rumoured high level Dutch gangs were spraying growing plants with silica sand, which would end up inside the bud as the plant grew around it, resembling trichomes to the naked eye and adding a significant amount of weight to large harvests. […]

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Why the Cannabis industry is set to be the most tightly regulated in the world.

It seems like every other day we hear a new story about a medical marijuana bill being passed here, a government supporting research there, or an imminent vote on legislation. With 25 US states and the District of Columbia having some form of medical marijuana on the books, and Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and DC […]

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The Search for CBD Cannabis in Amsterdam…

Amsterdam has, for the last 40 plus years held the title as the Mecca for cannabis consumers with its liberal stance and wide access to a large number of tolerated coffeeshops. The Netherlands has also found itself as the first country to prescribe cannabis flowers for a range of medical conditions. There are several varieties […]

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Avon and Somerset Constabulary Receive On-line Backlash Over Pointless Cannabis Raid

On 30th of July Avon and Somerset Constabulary posted  a picture to their Facebook page boasting of a “successful Misuse of Drugs Act warrant” being exercised and it didn’t go down too well.  The picture, presumably a still taken from a helmet cam worn by one of the officers due to the image quality, shows three […]

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The Harvest: Tips on how to dry, trim, cure and store your cannabis.

You have just spent at least 3 months taking the utmost care of growing your plant to perfection, but it doesn’t stop at the chop! The way you dry, trim, cure and store your cannabis will have quite an effect on the end result including flavour and quality and harshness of smoke. Here are a […]

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Know Your Smoke – Grit, Spray and Flush.

Since 2007 there has been a worrying trend amongst large scale growers whereby they increase the weight of their yield by spraying the flowers with glass frosting spray, sugar or even micro contaminants. Whilst it is impossible to tell if micro contaminants have been used upon inspection; it is possible to check for glass frosting […]