Unfixed home wrecked by hash oil manufacturing raises Q’s about oversight

Published: Aug 17, 2017, 3:18 pm • Updated: Aug 17, 2017, 3:18 pm By Anthony Hahn, Daily Camera The Lafayette home mangled by a suspected hash oil explosion has sat virtually untouched in the months since the February blast, nearby residents say, and efforts to remedy the issue have fallen into…

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Wyoming to the world: Come for the eclipse, but leave your weed at home

Published: Aug 11, 2017, 6:00 am • Updated: Aug 11, 2017, 8:03 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff As Wyoming prepares for a massive influx of visitors for the coming eclipse, Colorado’s neighbor to the north welcomes the migration — minus marijuana. The Wyoming Association of Sheriffs and Chiefs…

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Another SoCal city wants to require permits for residents to grow cannabis at home

Published: Jul 20, 2017, 11:01 am • Updated: Jul 20, 2017, 11:01 am By Monica Rodriguez, The Cannifornian City leaders are taking steps leading to the regulation of recreational marijuana in Pomona, but before moving ahead they want to hear from residents. City Council members gave preliminary approval Monday to…

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Chile Legalized Medical Marijuana but Home Cultivators Still Risk Being Criminalized

In 2015, Chile legalized medical marijuana and now residents of the country are increasingly growing cannabis for medical purposes as the nation begins to loosen prohibition during the implementation process.  Advocates of the cannabis plant are working hard to ensure Chileans with chronic pain have the skills and understanding about how to grow…

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Colorado toughens up on home grows, boosts funding for black market enforcement

Published: Jun 8, 2017, 6:39 pm • Updated: Jun 8, 2017, 7:21 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado may be the laboratory for testing adult-use marijuana regulations, but it doesn’t need to be the Wild West of cannabis legalization, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday. Hickenlooper signed two bills…

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Why generating marijuana seeds at home from a clone is a complex endeavor

Published: May 24, 2017, 1:27 pm • Updated: May 24, 2017, 1:42 pm 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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