Limit the Potency of Cannabis? Colorado Pushes Back Against Senator’s Attempts to Restrict THC Levels in Marijuana

State Rep. Yadira Caraveo recently had to roll back on her proposed “potency limit” she intended to bring into Colorado. Why did she back down? The Colorado cannabis industry caught wind of what she was doing and with it, prompted an aggressive response criticizing the initiative. While Rep. Caraveo said…

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How Do You Test the Potency of Cannabis Edibles and Cannabutter?

How to test the potency of cannabutter and edibles With every passing year, various forms and ways to consume cannabis are being developed and unlike before there are several cannabis lovers consuming cannabis via several alternative methods asides smoking. The anti-smoking mentality of the majority of people has been the…

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There’s something fishy with Alaska’s marijuana potency testing results

Published: Nov 24, 2017, 10:01 am • Updated: Nov 24, 2017, 10:01 am By The Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A committee will look at issues regarding the testing of cannabis products amid inconsistency in potency results from different labs, Alaska’s top marijuana regulator said. Erika McConnell, director of the…

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Cannabis cooking formulas: Calculate low-dose THC potency for your homemade cannabutter edibles

Published: Nov 14, 2017, 1:14 pm • Updated: Nov 14, 2017, 1:14 pm By Susan Squibb, The Cannabist Staff Hey, Cannabist! Here’s a cooking question: Do I use only infused butter in my cookie recipe? I used an ounce of decarboxylated homegrown Banana Kush flower and sugar trim to infuse…

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Colorado cannabis safety regs limit edible shapes, enlarge potency labels

Published: Sep 27, 2017, 10:02 am • Updated: Sep 27, 2017, 5:34 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Out with the gummy bears, in with the squares … and circles, and triangles and diamonds. On Oct. 1, Colorado no longer will allow marijuana edibles shaped like humans, animals, fruits…

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The Secret Trick To Improving Taste and Potency In Cannabis Coconut Oil

Improve Potency of Cannabis Coconut Oil With Essential Oils If you haven’t started making your own cannabis coconut oil, you should have done so like, yesterday. Cannabis is a potent medicine in its own right, but mixing it with other strong natural medicines like coconut oil may just be a…

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Not Your Mom’s Pot: How Increased Potency Has Changed Marijuana Consumption

There are nine states planning to vote on marijuana initiatives this November. Many of those states show a wide support for passing legalization – for both recreational and medical proposals. States that have already legalized are seeing a large number of their consumers  be older generation users, who may have…

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