Hear Ashley Preece-Sackett Speak At The Oregon Medical Marijuana Business Conference

I have had the pleasure of meeting Ashley Preece-Sackett at a couple of Women Grow events in Portland, Oregon. She is a very fun person, with a never-ending passion for cannabis. Her lab, Cascadia Labs, is considered to be one of the most reputable cannabis testing laboratories in Oregon. Marijuana…

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What Is Cannawater?

Have You Ever Tried Cannawater? I was at Udoxi Scientific laboratories in Portland, Oregon recently, and the Udoxi owners showed me something I had not seen before – cannawater. I have seen cannabis milk, and obviously tinctures and other liquid cannabis products before, but I had not seen cannabis water…

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Heliospectra Adds New LED Grow Lights To Horticulture Lamp Portfolio

Heliospectra, known for it’s best-of-breed Light Recipe software, is positioned to accept pre-orders for the E60, a full spectrum, horticulture top-light designed for commercial growers. Built from the LX60 platform, the E60 offers the same superior engineering that Heliospectra has built its reputation upon, at a lower price point, minus…

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Latest JAMA Studies Largely Fail To Support Past Claims About Marijuana And Brain Health

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Two new studies published online today in JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association) Psychiatry provide little support for previous claims that cannabis exposure is significantly harmful to the developing brain. The first study, which assessed the effects of cannabis exposure on brain volume…

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Marijuana TV Commercial Airs In Eugene And Medford After Portland Rejects It

I think that it is well known that Portland, Oregon is one of, if not the, most liberal city in America. Virtually everything is tolerated there, and in many ways Portland is a leader in marijuana culture and in the marijuana industry. The late great Jack Herer owned a headshop (which…

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