In its fourth harvest, Colorado industrial hemp industry still faces growing pains

Published: Sep 10, 2017, 8:19 am • Updated: Sep 11, 2017, 8:47 am By Libby Rainey, The Denver Post The first hint that Damian Farris isn’t your typical farmer is the nickname of his mud-splattered white pickup truck: “Smoked Tofu.” Four years ago he was a hippie with no farming…

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How to harvest cannabis: Planning ahead is critical for success

Published: Nov 18, 2016, 6:59 am • Updated: Nov 18, 2016, 6:59 am By Jorge Cervantes, The Cannabist staff Renowned grower Jorge Cervantes will answer readers’ questions and give advice on all things related to the cannabis plant. Got a question for Jorge? Email him at jorge@marijuanagrowing.com. Editor’s Note: Laws…

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When is it the right time to harvest cannabis? Look for these signs

Published: Oct 12, 2016, 8:33 am • Updated: Oct 12, 2016, 8:33 am By Jorge Cervantes, The Cannabist staff Renowned grower Jorge Cervantes will answer readers’ questions and give advice on all things related to the cannabis plant. Got a question for Jorge? Email him at jorge@marijuanagrowing.com. Editor’s Note: Laws…

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Concerns rise during harvest after California marijuana farm violence

Published: Sep 23, 2016, 8:11 am • Updated: Sep 23, 2016, 8:11 am By Paul Elias, The Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — The four brothers were badly beaten, cold and terrified for their lives when they appeared before dawn at a stranger’s Northern California door begging for help. Update: 2…

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Harvest Dispensary to Debut California’s First Private Medical Cannabis Lounge

Harvest, San Francisco’s first boutique-style medical cannabis dispensary, announces the grand opening of its long-anticipated private membership consumption lounge. Located in the inner Richmond district, the members-only lounge is the first of its kind in the country, accessible through a discreet door inside the popular dispensary.  It’s furnished with plush leather couches,…

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How Long After Harvest Is Medical Marijuana Considered To Be ‘Useable’ In Michigan?

How long after harvest is medical marijuana considered to be ‘useable’ in the State of Michigan? That’s a question that the Michigan Appeals Court had to answer recently. The question arose out of a case that started with a raid in Michigan in 2012. During the raid, cops confiscated 5.6 pounds…

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