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Where does cannabis grow wild?

Ditch weed. Feral cannabis. Wild marijuana. If pot has one clear advantage over alcohol, it’s that hikers never stumble into a field of wild beer or feral wine But around the world, tonnes of cannabis can be found growing without any human intervention. In a viral 2016 YouTube post, travel …

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Should you choose indoor- or outdoor-grown cannabis?

In terms of potency, there doesn’t appear to be a sizable difference in the THC and CBD levels between ins and outs. When recreational cannabis consumers in the U.S. examine the array of flower available at their local dispensary, they’ll notice that cannabis buds may have the same strain name …

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THE CAR THAT WAS MADE AND RUN OFF HEMP BY HENRY FORD

Yep, you read that right! Back in the 1940’s Henry Ford released a car that was made and run off of the plant material, hemp. Back then, metal was needed for military supplies, so there was little to be used for car production. This slowed the industry. Henry Ford and …

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Legal cannabis beats illegal

We are at a significant milestone in Canadian cannabis history. Legal cannabis surpassed the black market for the first time. Statistics Canada data shows spending on legal weed (medical and recreational combined) was $803 million, while spending on illicit pot was $785 million in the second quarter of 2020. The …

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Can you use cannabis to calm dementia?

The question: My father has dementia and we have been looking after him at home. The last thing we want to do is put him into a nursing home during the COVID-19 pandemic. But he is a challenge and is agitated at times. I’ve heard that cannabis has a calming …

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