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Appellations, Lush Farmland, and Talented Growers. Welcome to the Napa of Weed.

Appellations, Lush Farmland, and Talented Growers. Welcome to the Napa of Weed.

In Mendocino, California, on the same grounds formerly occupied by Fetzer Vineyards, there is now a cannabis retreat institute called Flow Kana. Equipped with a processing plant to show visitors how fresh bud gets cured and ready for sale, as well as onsite workshops, yoga classes, and tours of nearby farms, Flow Kana prides itself […]

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Infographic: Alcohol vs. Marijuana Use By Age in America

Infographic: Alcohol vs. Marijuana Use By Age in America

When it comes to alcohol and marijuana consumption, Americans clearly agree on one thing: The younger you are, the more likely you are to have recently enjoyed either substance. Beyond alcohol being much more popular, the chart below reveals other interesting trends. For the average American, alcohol consumption is fairly steady from their early twenties […]

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Were Bootleggers Released When Prohibition Ended?

Were Bootleggers Released When Prohibition Ended?

In 2012, Americans were surprised to see the first legalization of recreational marijuana use in Colorado and Washington. In the years that followed, a handful of states followed suit, including Alaska and Oregon, in 2014. And on Nov. 8, California, Nevada, Maine, and Massachusetts all voted in favor of legalized use, sale, and consumption of […]

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I Drank Weed Wine — Here’s What Happened

I Drank Weed Wine — Here’s What Happened

The presidential election aside, a resounding “WOOHOO” could be heard coast to coast last week as marijuana became legal for recreational use in four new states. This means that now over half the states in this great nation are green-friendly! It’s no surprise then that weed and wine can be consumed in the same package, […]

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These Are The Alcohol Companies That Want To Keep Weed Illegal

These Are The Alcohol Companies That Want To Keep Weed Illegal

People enjoy things that help them relax. Some people do yoga, some people drink alcohol, and some smoke weed. The latter is increasing in popularity now that it’s legal to buy and sell recreational marijuana in four states, with five more states looking to join them in 2016. Some members of big alcohol companies, though, are doing […]

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Can Marijuana Express Terroir?

Can Marijuana Express Terroir?

Wine, Star Wars and cannabis — these are a few of my favorite things. So when I found out there is a movement in Mendocino County, California to create cannabis appellations, not unlike wine appellations, I was naturally drawn to the idea, like a bee to pollen. But, does cannabis express terroir in the same […]

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