• NEWNew England police seize cannabis from Armidale Rd, Bellbrook; and Merriwa St, Boggabilla during Operation ... - The Northern Daily Leader

    New England police seize cannabis from Armidale Rd, Bellbrook; and Merriwa St, Boggabilla during Operation ... - The Northern Daily Leader

    The Northern Daily LeaderNew England police seize cannabis from Armidale Rd, Bellbrook; and Merriwa St, Boggabilla during Operation ...The Northern Daily LeaderNEW England police have uncovered almost 17kg of cannabis in two separate seizures hundreds of kilometres apart. Two men have been charged with drug supply offe…
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  • NEWAotearoa Legalise Cannabis party explains how marijuana could add $1b to NZ's economy - Newshub

    Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis party explains how marijuana could add $1b to NZ's economy - Newshub

    NewshubAotearoa Legalise Cannabis party explains how marijuana could add $1b to NZ's economyNewshubIn fact, their position is not all that far removed from that of the Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis party, which advocates for full commercial legalisation. Enter Abe Grey, the party's president. Mr Grey moved to New Zealand…
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  • NEWFirst commercial cannabis to be planted - NEWS.com.au

    First commercial cannabis to be planted - NEWS.com.au

    Business Insider AustraliaFirst commercial cannabis to be plantedNEWS.com.auThe Melbourne-based company has been issued with one medicinal cannabis permit and two cannabis research permits from the Office of Drug Control. Cann said its first plants are expected to be harvested by early August. The company said the perm…
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  • NEWSouth Canterbury man sentenced after advertising cannabis plant on Facebook - Stuff.co.nz

    South Canterbury man sentenced after advertising cannabis plant on Facebook - Stuff.co.nz

    Stuff.co.nzSouth Canterbury man sentenced after advertising cannabis plant on FacebookStuff.co.nzAccording to the summary of facts, police were given an anonymous tip off about Hancock advertising a cannabis plant that was ready to harvest for sale on Facebook. Police went to Hancock's house on April 4 to enquire as to…
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  • NEWMedicinal cannabis products 'sitting in warehouses', Senate committee told amid concerns about access - ABC Online

    Medicinal cannabis products 'sitting in warehouses', Senate committee told amid concerns about access - ABC Online

    ABC OnlineMedicinal cannabis products 'sitting in warehouses', Senate committee told amid concerns about accessABC OnlineThe committee was told that since the first application in 1992, a total of 89 patients had been given access to a small number of medicinal cannabis products through the special access scheme, and a…
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  • NEWMelissa Etheridge: 'Anybody Who Smokes Cannabis Is Using it Medicinally' - Leafly

    Melissa Etheridge: 'Anybody Who Smokes Cannabis Is Using it Medicinally' - Leafly

    LeaflyMelissa Etheridge: 'Anybody Who Smokes Cannabis Is Using it Medicinally'LeaflyMelissa Etheridge has had an illustrious musical career spanning decades, but it's only recently come to light that she's a proponent of cannabis for all sorts of purposes. It's been a long, winding journey of reflection and self-discov…
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  • NEWSay What? Why 'Cannabis' Is Rising and 'Marijuana' Is Fading - Leafly

    Say What? Why 'Cannabis' Is Rising and 'Marijuana' Is Fading - Leafly

    LeaflySay What? Why 'Cannabis' Is Rising and 'Marijuana' Is FadingLeaflyThe weight and meaning of words changes and adapts because language changes and adapts, and right now a lexical shift is occurring around around cannabis. There's a propagation of terminology that's emanating not just from changing social norms, bu…
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  • NEWThese 7 Canadian Cannabis Stocks Are Legal Monopolies - Nasdaq

    These 7 Canadian Cannabis Stocks Are Legal Monopolies - Nasdaq

    CivilizedThese 7 Canadian Cannabis Stocks Are Legal MonopoliesNasdaqMedical cannabis has been legal in the country of 30 million since 2001. Then, in 2014, Canada implemented sweeping regulatory changes that set the stage for its young cannabis industry to prosper. Since then, the industry has been booming. Sales ...Ca…
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  • NEWMan found with six kilos of cannabis claimed he was going to 'binge-smoke it all' - Metro

    Man found with six kilos of cannabis claimed he was going to 'binge-smoke it all' - Metro

    MetroMan found with six kilos of cannabis claimed he was going to 'binge-smoke it all'MetroA man who was found with a six-kilo stash of cannabis claimed he was going to binge-smoke the whole thing. Edward Buchan, a 38-year-old from Barwell in Leicestershire, was arrested on June 30 last year after being found with a su…
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  • Cannabis seized at Crafers West home | Adelaide Now - The Advertiser

    Cannabis seized at Crafers West home | Adelaide Now - The Advertiser

    The AdvertiserCannabis seized at Crafers West home | Adelaide NowThe AdvertiserAN anonymous tip helped police bust a large and sophisticated drug set-up Sunday night, with detectives finding more than 50 cannabis plants growing inside a ...Man arrested over cannabis haul at SA home - News.com.auNEWS.com.auall 4 news a…
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  • NEWMarijuana May Be A Weapon Against Brain Aging, Suggests New Study - Forbes

    Marijuana May Be A Weapon Against Brain Aging, Suggests New Study - Forbes

    ForbesMarijuana May Be A Weapon Against Brain Aging, Suggests New StudyForbesSince the legalization movement began hitting full stride, new research discoveries about marijuana's potential health benefits have been surfacing with regularity. Among the most recent, a study shows that the psychoactive chemical in marijua…
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  • NEWMarijuana may fight Alzheimer's; what will that mean for the boomers? | Mulshine - NJ.com

    Marijuana may fight Alzheimer's; what will that mean for the boomers? | Mulshine - NJ.com

    NJ.comMarijuana may fight Alzheimer's; what will that mean for the boomers? | MulshineNJ.comIt seems that the active ingredient in marijuana, THC, inhibits the tendency of "amyloids" to form in the brain. Amyloids are thought to be linked to a loss of memory and THC seems to be more effective than prescription drugs in…
    - 2 hours ago 30 May 17, 3:25am -
  • NEWOlder women and medical marijuana: a new growth industry - Las Vegas Sun
    Older women and medical marijuana: a new growth industryLas Vegas SunSo she switched to medical marijuana, which is legal in California and was familiar to her, having grown up in the nearby Venice section of Los Angeles. Within a week, she had tossed away her pharmaceuticals. As it turned out, Moss was in good company…
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  • NEWAdams Planning Board Debates Marijuana Bylaws - iBerkshires.com

    Adams Planning Board Debates Marijuana Bylaws - iBerkshires.com

    iBerkshires.comAdams Planning Board Debates Marijuana BylawsiBerkshires.com"We should have a good medical marijuana bylaw that encourages it because it is a good economic generator," Mazzucco said. "Our problem downtown is that there is not enough business and people visiting ... If 30 more people a day visit the downt…
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  • NEWPaterson police find marijuana grow house - NorthJersey.com

    Paterson police find marijuana grow house - NorthJersey.com

    NorthJersey.comPaterson police find marijuana grow houseNorthJersey.comPolice in Paterson are investigating who was responsible for a marijuana grow house that was a block away from police headquarters, authorities said Monday. Paterson police and city firefighters arrived at an apartment on Church Street just before 9…
    - 9 hours ago 29 May 17, 9:17pm -
  • NEWMore Ohioans travel to Michigan to get medical marijuana - Youngstown Vindicator

    More Ohioans travel to Michigan to get medical marijuana - Youngstown Vindicator

    Arkansas OnlineMore Ohioans travel to Michigan to get medical marijuanaYoungstown VindicatorOhioans wanting medical marijuana have been crossing the border into Michigan, where some Detroit-area dispensaries will sell to out-of-staters who are issued recommendations for cannabis use months ahead of the drug becoming av…
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  • NEWSay What? Why 'Cannabis' Is Rising and 'Marijuana' Is Fading - Leafly

    Say What? Why 'Cannabis' Is Rising and 'Marijuana' Is Fading - Leafly

    LeaflySay What? Why 'Cannabis' Is Rising and 'Marijuana' Is FadingLeaflyHearst, who had hundreds of newspapers at his disposal, filled his pages with racist propaganda about “marijuana” the “killer weed,” while Anslinger traveled across the country, prevaricating, propagandizing, and stoking fear to ensure that…
    - 18 hours ago 29 May 17, 11:23am -
  • NEWMarijuana growers face June deadline to do business in Ohio - MyDaytonDailyNews

    Marijuana growers face June deadline to do business in Ohio - MyDaytonDailyNews

    MyDaytonDailyNewsMarijuana growers face June deadline to do business in OhioMyDaytonDailyNewsDozens of major players in the medical marijuana industry are expected to apply by June 30 for 12 large-scale medical marijuana cultivator licenses offered in Ohio. PharmaCann, an Illinois-based company operating in multiple st…
    - 23 hours ago 29 May 17, 7:13am -
  • Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says - The Sentinel

    Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says - The Sentinel

    The SentinelMarijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study saysThe SentinelFor years, desperate patients and parents have argued for more research and wider access to marijuana, with only anecdotal stories and small, flawed studies on their side. The new study is the first large, rigorous test — one group got…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 17, 5:45am -
  • Can I get fired for using legal recreational marijuana? In California ... - Sacramento Bee
    Can I get fired for using legal recreational marijuana? In California ...Sacramento BeeAn FAQ for people in California curious about using recreational marijuana but are worried about what it could mean for their jobs.and more »
    - 3 days ago 27 May 17, 5:03pm -
  • NEWMarijuana Mart offers a fine-tuned weed experience - Longview Daily News

    Marijuana Mart offers a fine-tuned weed experience - Longview Daily News

    Longview Daily NewsMarijuana Mart offers a fine-tuned weed experienceLongview Daily NewsMarijuana Mart offers a fine-tuned weed experience. Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com; 3 hrs ago; 0. 053017-lng-nws-talkbiz. Buy Now. Roger Werth, The Daily News. Marijuana Mart owner Mike Trobman, right, and his 'budtender' emplo…
    - 7 hours ago 29 May 17, 10:32pm -
  • NEWFirefighters find weed grow house while responding to Paterson blaze - NJ.com

    Firefighters find weed grow house while responding to Paterson blaze - NJ.com

    NJ.comFirefighters find weed grow house while responding to Paterson blazeNJ.comPATERSON -- Authorities say they found a marijuana grow house with 40 large plants while responding to a Paterson fire over the weekend. Fire officials discovered the drugs while fighting a fire on Church Street Friday evening at about 8:20…
    - 13 hours ago 29 May 17, 4:59pm -
  • NEWFact Check: Will NASA Really Pay You To Smoke Weed In Bed? - The Fresh Toast

    Fact Check: Will NASA Really Pay You To Smoke Weed In Bed? - The Fresh Toast

    The Fresh ToastFact Check: Will NASA Really Pay You To Smoke Weed In Bed?The Fresh ToastIt is a headline so tantalizing you can't help but hope it's true. “NASA will pay you $18,000 to stay in bed and smoke weed for 70 straight days,” is perhaps something you've seen pass through your Facebook or other social media…
    - 13 hours ago 29 May 17, 4:43pm -
  • NEWCanna-business Canada just made it easier to produce legal medical weed - VICE News

    Canna-business Canada just made it easier to produce legal medical weed - VICE News

    VICE NewsCanna-business Canada just made it easier to produce legal medical weedVICE NewsCanada just made it a lot easier for companies to get licenses to produce medical marijuana — something industry experts predict will significantly boost the country's cannabis supply and potentially result in hundreds of new com…
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  • NEWThe DEATH STAR, an armored weed grinder with enough power to ... - Boing Boing

    The DEATH STAR, an armored weed grinder with enough power to ... - Boing Boing

    Boing BoingThe DEATH STAR, an armored weed grinder with enough power to ...Boing BoingIt looks like the Death Star and it grinds weed! Mission accomplished. I am not sure I will use it very often, but this grinder will sit next to the headpiece for the ...and more »
    - 20 hours ago 29 May 17, 9:47am -
  • NEWBrush fire ignited by weed whacker in Brentwood 95% contained - Los Angeles Times

    Brush fire ignited by weed whacker in Brentwood 95% contained - Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles TimesBrush fire ignited by weed whacker in Brentwood 95% containedLos Angeles TimesA brush fire ignited by a gas-driven weed whacker in Brentwood was 95% contained Monday but Los Angeles firefighters planned to work through the night, scaling steep terrain with hand tools, to finish the job. The blaze start…
    - 20 hours ago 29 May 17, 9:45am -
  • Dangerous invader: Weed known as Palmer amaranth reaches Upper Midwest - INFORUM

    Dangerous invader: Weed known as Palmer amaranth reaches Upper Midwest - INFORUM

    INFORUMDangerous invader: Weed known as Palmer amaranth reaches Upper MidwestINFORUM"If I was a farmer up there, and I see a small patch of Palmer amaranth coming up out of my crop, I'd stop my truck, walk out there, pull them up and go throw them in a ditch someplace," says Bond, weed science specialist with Mississip…
    - 1 day ago 29 May 17, 4:28am -
  • Can I get fired for using legal recreational marijuana? An FAQ for California workers - Sacramento Bee
    Can I get fired for using legal recreational marijuana? An FAQ for California workersSacramento BeeWhat will this mean for weed and the workplace? Can you gather with employee pals for a Friday night toke – instead of the regular beers – and not worry about any consequences on Monday morning? Can you spark up a joi…
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  • 3 Figures That Sum Up the Buzz Behind the Weed Industry and ... - Motley Fool

    3 Figures That Sum Up the Buzz Behind the Weed Industry and ... - Motley Fool

    Motley Fool3 Figures That Sum Up the Buzz Behind the Weed Industry and ...Motley FoolIn case you've been living under a rock, the marijuana industry, and stocks associated with marijuana, have been on fire. The success of weed businesses and ...and more »
    - 3 days ago 27 May 17, 5:33am -
  • NASA Won't Pay You to Smoke Weed - FactCheck.org

    NASA Won't Pay You to Smoke Weed - FactCheck.org

    FactCheck.orgNASA Won't Pay You to Smoke WeedFactCheck.org“NASA is currently looking for volunteers to participate in their 'Rest Studies', in which participants will have to spend 70 straight days in bed and smoke different types of cannabis, receiving $18,000 for the period of aggressive bodily atrophy,” Dr ...
    - 4 days ago 26 May 17, 8:46am -
  • NEWOhioans buying Michigan medical pot ahead of rules being set - Sandusky Register

    Ohioans buying Michigan medical pot ahead of rules being set - Sandusky Register

    CBC.caOhioans buying Michigan medical pot ahead of rules being setSandusky RegisterEven so, there needs to be clearer guidance on the early medical-pot recommendations, said Chris Lindsey, an attorney for the national advocacy group Marijuana Policy Project. “They didn't revisit the language to ensure patients were p…
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  • NEWPolice issue annoyed press release after pot arrest - WCVB Boston

    Police issue annoyed press release after pot arrest - WCVB Boston

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  • NEWThe Pot Calling the Silverware Black - Patheos (blog)

    The Pot Calling the Silverware Black - Patheos (blog)

    Patheos (blog)The Pot Calling the Silverware BlackPatheos (blog)Last night I went to a debate between my friend, Dr Zachary Moore and Dr Ray Bohlin, a creationist with Probe Ministries, which is connected to the Discovery Institute. The topic was “Is Intelligent Design Science”, so it was an easy win for Zach. This…
    - 7 hours ago 29 May 17, 11:19pm -
  • NEWStudy: Pot extract helps kids with epilepsy - Lawrence Journal World
    Study: Pot extract helps kids with epilepsyLawrence Journal WorldA medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits. “This is the first solid, rigorously ...…
    - 7 hours ago 29 May 17, 10:51pm -
  • NEWDetroit shuts down 167 pot shops, more closures on the way - Detroit Free Press
    Detroit shuts down 167 pot shops, more closures on the wayDetroit Free PressDetroit's crackdown on illegally operating medical marijuana dispensaries has shuttered 167 shops since the city's regulation efforts began last year and dozens more are expected. Detroit corporation counsel Melvin Butch Hollowell told the Free…
    - 10 hours ago 29 May 17, 8:04pm -
  • NEWNot-so-high anxiety: States move fast to protect pot industry from AG ... - Raw Story

    Not-so-high anxiety: States move fast to protect pot industry from AG ... - Raw Story

    Raw StoryNot-so-high anxiety: States move fast to protect pot industry from AG ...Raw StoryU.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions joins White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer for the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., March ...and more »
    - 10 hours ago 29 May 17, 8:00pm -
  • Vineyards rip up grapes, switch acres to pot - Mail Tribune

    Vineyards rip up grapes, switch acres to pot - Mail Tribune

    Mail TribuneVineyards rip up grapes, switch acres to potMail TribuneOregon's legalization of recreational pot two years ago created room for entrepreneurial cross-pollination in this fertile region abutting California's so-called Emerald Triangle, a well-known nirvana for outdoor weed cultivation. Recreational ...
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  • These companies are racing to develop a Breathalyzer for pot - wreg.com

    These companies are racing to develop a Breathalyzer for pot - wreg.com

    wreg.comThese companies are racing to develop a Breathalyzer for potwreg.comThere is no Breathalyzer for pot. Urine and hair tests can detect whether a person has used marijuana or other drugs within the last few days or weeks, but they can't tell when a person is stoned at any one moment. A couple of startups are raci…
    - 1 day ago 28 May 17, 8:00pm -
  • D.C. underground pot market is growing, thanks to an unwitting Chaffetz - Salt Lake Tribune

    D.C. underground pot market is growing, thanks to an unwitting Chaffetz - Salt Lake Tribune

    Salt Lake TribuneD.C. underground pot market is growing, thanks to an unwitting ChaffetzSalt Lake TribuneSeveral D.C entrepreneurs have emerged in the void of regulation to provide pot to customers. In some cases, a vendor will sell cookies, shirts or other legal products that will include a free gift of marijuana; the…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 17, 6:56am -
  • Can New Jersey Go From Prohibition to Legal Pot? - RollingStone.com

    Can New Jersey Go From Prohibition to Legal Pot? - RollingStone.com

    RollingStone.comCan New Jersey Go From Prohibition to Legal Pot?RollingStone.comSince New Jersey had become a medical marijuana state in 2010, she was eligible to get medical pot that would ease her seizures – but the Christie administration was holding up reforms that would make medical marijuana more accessible. Th…
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  • NEWDelVal waiting for industrial hemp seeds - The Intelligencer

    DelVal waiting for industrial hemp seeds - The Intelligencer

    The IntelligencerDelVal waiting for industrial hemp seedsThe IntelligencerThousands of pounds of industrial hemp seeds destined for Delaware Valley University and more than a dozen other locations across Pennsylvania have been delayed, according to the state agriculture department. In March, agriculture secretary Russe…
    - 3 hours ago 30 May 17, 3:03am -
  • NEWIllinois lawmakers consider letting farmers grow hemp - News & Observer
    Illinois lawmakers consider letting farmers grow hempNews & ObserverLawmakers in Springfield have been considering a bill that would allow Illinois farmers to grow industrial hemp. The (Springfield) State Journal-Register reports (http://bit.ly/2qrP6JC ) that Democratic state Sen. Toi Hutchinson of Olympia Fields is ..…
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  • NEWHemp oil products seized from Johnson County business - KCTV Kansas City

    Hemp oil products seized from Johnson County business - KCTV Kansas City

    KCTV Kansas CityHemp oil products seized from Johnson County businessKCTV Kansas CityA Mission business owner says a detective seized thousands of dollars worth of CBD hemp oil products from his store on Johnson Drive. The manufacturer of the product says its 100 percent legal to sell in all 50 states and shouldn't be…
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  • NEWWilmington business first in NC to legally import hemp seed in 80 years - WWAY NewsChannel 3

    Wilmington business first in NC to legally import hemp seed in 80 years - WWAY NewsChannel 3

    WWAY NewsChannel 3Wilmington business first in NC to legally import hemp seed in 80 yearsWWAY NewsChannel 3WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The Hemp Farmacy is the first to import legal certified hemp seed into North Carolina for the first time in eighty years, according to a news release. Hempleton Investment Group says it h…
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  • Hemp farm next-door worries school officials - Mail Tribune

    Hemp farm next-door worries school officials - Mail Tribune

    Mail TribuneHemp farm next-door worries school officialsMail TribuneJackson County Code Enforcement officials have received two complaints about the hemp farm, though the county has little jurisdiction over hemp because it is considered an agricultural crop. The property is located just outside the city limits of ...
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  • WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp - Morris Sun Tribune

    WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp - Morris Sun Tribune

    Morris Sun TribuneWROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hempMorris Sun TribuneEver since the 2014 Farm Bill authorized industrial hemp research, there has been more interest in growing hemp as an agricultural product for either seed production or fibers such as textiles, paper, and cordage. In Canada, i…
    - 1 day ago 28 May 17, 6:21pm -
  • Illinois farmers may soon be growing industrial hemp - The State Journal-Register

    Illinois farmers may soon be growing industrial hemp - The State Journal-Register

    The State Journal-RegisterIllinois farmers may soon be growing industrial hempThe State Journal-RegisterWhile the state currently allows universities offering four-year agricultural science degrees to grow hemp, this new legislation would expand that to all farmers. According to the Illinois Stewardship Alliance, there…
    - 2 days ago 28 May 17, 3:05pm -
  • Our View: Don't overreact to hemp growing - Mail Tribune
    Our View: Don't overreact to hemp growingMail TribuneA hemp farm adjacent to Oak Grove Elementary School at the western edge of Medford has school officials and apparently some parents concerned, but their fears are misplaced. Hemp is a relative of the cannabis plants that now can be legally grown, sold, ...
    - 2 days ago 28 May 17, 1:01am -
  • Industrial hemp arrives in the mountains - WLOS
    Industrial hemp arrives in the mountainsWLOSThe approval process to grow hemp started in March and is already moving forward. And the beginning stage being started just hours ago when a refrigerated truck carrying more than 6,700 plants pulled into the first rest stop along eastbound Interstate ...
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  • Hemp in food for horses and chickens? Maybe. - The Coloradoan

    Hemp in food for horses and chickens? Maybe. - The Coloradoan

    The ColoradoanHemp in food for horses and chickens? Maybe.The ColoradoanCannabis: It's not just for medicinal or recreational purposes. At least that's what one commercial grower hopes. New West Genetics is hoping non-THC-containing varieties could be used in animal feed. A new state law carried by Fort Collins' Rep. J…
    - 4 days ago 25 May 17, 9:06pm -