This Week: 4/20 At CannaCon in Santa Rosa

Women in Cannabis Panel CannaCon Anchorage

Reposted From Cashinbis The question is simple: Where will you be on 4/20 this year? The possibilities are endless. After all, it is the BIGGEST holiday for the cannabis community. However, if you’re a cannabis professional or more specifically, a producer or processor, your answer will most definitely be, “Santa Rosa, CA for CannaCon’s 3-day expo Read the full article…

Emerald Cup Grows In Santa Rosa

More then 600 contestants entered The Emerald Cup, an outdoor marijuana bud competition.

CALIFORNIA:  California’s largest cannabis competition and celebration was held last weekend at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa. Slightly Stoopid and Ozomatli headlined two nights of music, and an estimated 10,000 people attended the Emerald Cup. More then 600 contestants entered in the outdoor bud competition, with the top prize going to first-time entrant and long-time gardener Joe Peinado of Read the full article…

Cannabis Cup A Hit At Fairgrounds In Santa Rosa

The High Times plan to host a Cannabis Cup in Portland has hit a snag with the Oregon Liquor Control Commission.

CALIFORNIA:  Jared Combs peered through thick clouds of marijuana smoke Sunday afternoon, searching for a cure for the munchies. He saw hash brownies, pot-laced cookies and an array of smile-inducing doughnuts. But the thing that caught his eye as temperatures in Santa Rosa rose beyond 90 degrees was cannabis ice cream. Combs grabbed a cup Read the full article…

Pot Festival Meets Country Fair At Emerald Cup In Santa Rosa, CA

San Francisco General Hospital is making strides in developing a marijuana-derived treatment for sickle-cell anemia.

CALIFORNIA:  Marijuana culture took center stage on the first day of a high-profile organic cannabis competition at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, a first for the county and perhaps a harbinger of the drug’s eventual outright legalization. Organizers expected the event Saturday and Sunday to draw 5,000 people daily to toke some of the best marijuana Read the full article…

Sebastopol California's New Mayor Puts City On Medical Marijuana Map

Sebastopol's newly selected mayor Robert Jacob at his Peace in Medicine dispensary.

CALIFORNIA: Left-leaning Sebastopol has elected Green Party candidates to the City Council, fought PG&E SmartMeters and declared itself a nuclear-free zone. Now the city is the first in the nation to select a mayor with a background in the medical marijuana industry. First-year councilman Robert Jacob, founder and executive director of marijuana dispensary Peace in Medicine, Read the full article…