Tag: Cannabis

  • Summer Care: Pest Management and Crop Maintenance

    Summer Care: Pest Management and Crop Maintenance

    Just because plants are safely in the ground does not mean the grower’s work is done. Molds, fungi, insects and harmful bacteria can ruin a crop long before harvest, but with a little extra planning in the hot months the organic horticulturist can create a miniature ecosystem filled with beneficial organisms to fend off the…

  • Fab 5 Freddy: This Joint Is Jumpin’

    Fab 5 Freddy: This Joint Is Jumpin’

    “Fab? Yeah, he used to get weed from Ricky Powell,” Saes says. I smile, struck with a welcome sense of the familiar. I’m talking with legendary New York City weed delivery service pioneer Mike Saes—also known as “El Saeso”—and I can faintly hear the sounds of Manhattan taxi cabs whizzing by him as I listen…

  • Hall of Flowers Toronto Fuses Innovation and Collaboration

    Hall of Flowers Toronto Fuses Innovation and Collaboration

    The shores of Lake Ontario, Toronto played host to its third rendition of Hall of Flowers—the California-based B2B cannabis trade show and networking event making waves in Canada’s largest city. Two sunshiny days reflected the excitement of exhibitors and attendees at the Enercare Centre, part of Toronto’s Exhibition Place, and set the stage for a…

  • CWCBExpo Combines Business, Government, Academia and Activists

    CWCBExpo Combines Business, Government, Academia and Activists

    For those who remember the days, just a generation ago, when New York City led the country in arrests for cannabis, there was a nearly surreal sense of living in the future. Held in Gotham every year since 2014, and in the sterile environs of the Javits Center since 2015, the CWCBExpo bills itself as “the premier business-to-business trade…

  • The Return Of The Rad Ratboys

    The Return Of The Rad Ratboys

    It’s fitting that 2020 was the Year of the Rat in the Chinese zodiac, as it brought with it both massive challenges and unique inspiration for the members of Chicago-based indie rock quartet Ratboys. Since no musicians were able to tour as usual, band founders and romantic partners Julia Steiner (vocals, guitar) and Dave Sagan…

  • KGB Glass Makes Pipes That Look Like Real Donuts

    KGB Glass Makes Pipes That Look Like Real Donuts

    All across America, ravenous fans have turned collecting donut pipes into “kind of like a hunt,” says 36-year-old, Portland, Maine glassblower Brian Owoc, who has a four-month-long waiting list to buy one of his highly coveted, hyperreal glass sculptures. Made under the name KGB Glass, Owoc’s donuts fetch up to $1,000 per piece, or $8,000…

  • My Sobriety Hall Pass List: Hunter Biden for President

    My Sobriety Hall Pass List: Hunter Biden for President

    “You could do a little crack with Hunter Biden… as a treat.” The post My Sobriety Hall Pass List: Hunter Biden for President first appeared on High Times.

  • RECIPE: Poke & Pot — Perfect Together

    RECIPE: Poke & Pot — Perfect Together

    Think of poke as deconstructed sushi. The word “poke” means “cut in pieces” in Hawaiian, and the recipe consists of small bites of fish marinated and served with vegetables, fruit, fresh herbs and rice. It’s super tasty and easy to personalize: Poke is kind of the Hawaiian version of a burrito bowl — so flexible you…

  • Israel’s Cannabis Industry in a Time of War

    Israel’s Cannabis Industry in a Time of War

    Israel is an emerging player in the international cannabis market, and the industry is embraced by pillars of the country’s political establishment. But every aspect of Israeli society has been impacted by the horrific events of last October 7, and the ensuing war. The cannabis sector has been no exception. Those impacts were felt immediately…

  • Reefer Madness Is Back

    Reefer Madness Is Back

    On Thursday, May 30, the revival of Reefer Madness: The Musical debuted at The Whitley in Hollywood. The musical, based on a 2005 TV movie, based on a 1998 musical, based on a 1936 church-funded propaganda film of the same name, features Inception-levels of satire. The plot of the original exploitation film follows quite closely…