Lost in all the hoopla over the government shutdown is the fact that President Donald Trump just made hemp legal in all 50 states. The 2018 Farm Bill Trump signed earlier this month allows for hemp cultivation and the transfer of hemp-derived products across state lines for commercial or other purposes. Now that Jeff Sessions, one of the Trump Administration’s biggest...
The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Leafly Podcast The Roll-Up #66: Special Year-in-Review Smasheroo This week: Bruce, Ben, and Alyssa recount the highs and lows of 2018, listing the Top 10 cannabis stories of the year and crowning the year’s kings and queens of doobious achievement. Jeff...
We’ve lost track of which day it is—this break’s been so long. But we hope everyone is in position for an amazing New Year’s Eve and 2019. Now, what’s coming up? The sativa Champagne is back, Dr. Who has a New Year’s special, and Steph Curry’s new sneakers come out. Here’s your pop culture + cannabis pairings for the...
With a new year on the horizon comes a tasty new batch of food trends, and here we round up five that we think will be super hot for 2019. From more plant-based everything to infused H2O – these will be the biggest food trends in Canada in 2019. With a growing amount of people gravitating towards a healthier, more balanced...
Medicinal cannabis dispensing machines, which operate in much the same way as traditional candy or drink-vending machines, will be available at select locations as soon as EPICAN gets the necessary approval from the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA). While these cannabis dispensing machines will offer the convenience and choice selection as a drink-vending machine, the built-in security features will be a...
Last night was a quiet winter evening at NuWu Cannabis Marketplace, one of Las Vegas’ largest dispensaries. The store sees an average of about 3,000 shoppers a day, but only about 20 were walking the floor of the massive 15,800-foot retail space just after 5 p.m. Friday, as history was being made. 'We’re going to have a hell of a...
Say what you want about Las Vegas, but there’s no denying that Sin City lives up to its larger-than-life reputation. Nonstop entertainment, check. Garish lights, check. Smoky casinos bustling with big winners and hopeless dreamers, check and check. But one thing the Civilized team didn’t expect to stumble upon while visiting Las Vegas last month was ancient medical marijuana....