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“Here’s a non-violent crime with respect to usage that does not require us to incarcerate people, and we’re incarcerating at significantly different rates of the different communities. That is wrong, and it’s the kind of problem that will then follow a person for the rest of their lives. It will make it impossible to get a job, it will lead to downward economic spiral for their family.”
I’ve smoked six cigars in the past 28 years and after the first four, I swore I would never do it again. That is, until I ended up at a VIP/media preview of The Vintage Whiskey & Cigar Bar in South End, where I figured I would indulge in another stogie just for the experience of it all. Maybe it’s because I am extremely sophisticated as a 28-year-old, or maybe it’s because The Vintage’s house blend — by cigar curator Giannis Koutsoupias — is of some extraordinary cultivation, but at the point when I should have left, I ordered another.
Check out our Top 5 Super Premium cigar picks hosted by Nick! Every once in a while you want to treat yourself. You want to feel like a boss. Maybe you are a boss! Either way heres our top picks.
Kirby Allison and Eddie Sahakian of Davidoff Cigars talk about how to smoke a cigar. Smoking a cigar is an experience to be enjoyed. Knowing how to cut, light and work with any issues in the smoking experience are great skills to get the most enjoyment out of cigars.
One of Kirby’s favorite stops to make in London is the one to visit Eddie Sahakian of Davidoff Cigars. Davidoff is a Swiss premium brand of cigars, cigarettes and smoker’s accessories. It is owned by Oettinger Davidoff AG, which is based in Basel, Switzerland.
After five states — Arizona, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey and South Dakota — passed ballot measures for marijuana use last week, the drug will soon be legal in some form for 70% of the U.S. population. A third of the country won’t even need a medical excuse. But that’s not the surprise.
Cannabis stocks have been an utter disappointment, Luke says. But the worldwide boom in cannabis stocks that we were supposed to see in 2018 could actually start in November 2020. Here’s why:
The markets are betting on a Biden win. And his VP, Kamala Harris, has already telegraphed that she would federally decriminalize cannabis should her and Biden take the White House.
Once that happens, get ready for these three cannabis stocks to boom!
Emily Paxhia, managing partner at Poseidon Asset Management, joins “Squawk on the Street” to discuss her outlook for the cannabis industry.
“Smoke: Marijuana & Black America” looks at how Black and Brown communities are left out of the growing business of cannabis, even though those communities are often on the receiving end of the legal troubles that come with marijuana use. Former NFL player Ricky Williams, who participated in the documentary, joins CBSN to discuss what change is needed.
The Arturo Fuente Hemingway Classic is a bolder cigar that we haven’t had a chance to smoke in a while. Join Anthony from Holt’s as he reviews this awesome smoke, talks about the history of the brand and this cigar, and recommends his favorite rum to pair with it.
Cannabis has a long history with the Black community and hip hop culture. Watch BET’s full documentary, “Smoke: Marijuana and Black America,” to learn about the rise of cannabis use into the mainstream culture and hip hop, its effects on the Black community, and how legalization has affected the cannabis industry.
In this episode of “From Seed to Stoned” I will be showing you how to increase your harvest potential using simple and free training methods. This guide is perfect for the indoor grower who may be limited on space, the number of plants they can grow, or just want the most out of their plants. I’ll cover a few different training methods however the focus of this video will be a start to finish low stress training guide.
As we’ve hit 1000 subscribers we thought we’d create a special giving you 1,000 top tips on how to grow great cannabis plants, but that would be a seriously long video… We then thought about 100 tips, but decided that growing cannabis plants really isn’t that complicated, so we settled for a top-10 list.
So here it is. Our top ten tips for growing cannabis!
Dr. Bruce Bugbee gives a game-changing master class for cannabis growers on optimizing cardinal growth parameters to maximize yields (see below for time-stamps of topics). In the video he gives very specific recommendations for light levels, photo-periods, temperature, media, nutrients, humidity, and more. Bruce is a world-renowned professor and researcher at Utah State University’s Crop Physiology Lab, an ASA Fellow, president of Apogee Instruments, and is known for his extensive work with NASA plant growth systems. Bruce’s lab at USU received a license to research medical hemp in 2018 and has been conducting high-level research on strains and optimal cultivation methods to maximize CBD yields in hemp flower buds.
This is how I grew BC God Bud and Strawberry Cough in my closet.
I am showing from seed all the way to harvest. This is an organic dry amendment grow using coco as the medium and LED grow lights for the light source. This video covers everything from planting seeds and training plants, all the way to how to harvest, dry, trim and cure.
Extraction Explained: How to Make Cannabis Extracts – Live Resin, Shatter, Craft Concentrates & More
Wondering how to make popular cannabis extracts like Live Resin, Shatter, Craft Concentrates, Crude Oil, Distillate and Isolate? Precision CTO, Nick Tennant, gives a high-level overview of how to produce these extracts as well as the best methods to do so.
Marijuana is a projected 55 billion dollar industry that’s only available for adult use in just 11 states and medically legal in a little over half the country. As fortunes are being created and millions of dollars are being invested, over-regulating and restricted access have placed the wealth of legal marijuana into the hands of a select few, causing Democratic presidential candidates to use phrases like reparations or restorative justice in describing their plans for federal legalization. So we talked to some cannabis entrepreneurs in the Bay Area where some of these plans already exist to find out if they have brought equity to the industry or if they have handed the keys to corporate interests.
This empowering and thought provoking talk challenges the standard definition of a ‘healthy lifestyle’, examines the impact that the mind has on the body, and shines light on how and why cannabis works for a variety of medical conditions. Elise Keller explains how the biological mechanism responsible for how cannabis works in our body – the endocannabinoid system – could have us all reconsidering what it means to stay physically healthy. Elise Keller is the founder of Rise CannaCoaching and Rise.Thrive.Soar –- an online breast cancer community group for women who are learning to support their endocannabinoid system during cancer treatment and beyond.
Elise started Rise after experiencing first hand how difficult it is to get sound, meaningful and evidence based information about how to use cannabis as a cancer patient The further she fell into cannabis medicine, the more it became evident to her that cannabis was in fact a gateway drug after all – a gateway to connecting to a new understanding of whole health, and what it means to live a healthy lifestyle
Still trying to make sense of CBD, THC and the 100+ other cannabinoids present in the cannabis plant?
Renowned Chief Scientist and biochemist Samantha Miller introduces you to the full spectrum of cannabinoids, their physiology, interaction with the endocannabinoid system and specific therapeutic uses in this comprehensive presentation.
#Canndescent (pronounced Can-Des-Ent) cultivates ultra-premium #cannabis flower for the adult-use, market and closed 2017 as California’s #1-selling flower brand. In 2016, Canndescent became the first cultivator in the world to abandon traditional strain names, implementing a more shoppable strain architecture of Calm, Cruise, Create, Connect and Charge.
The company produces over 10,000 pounds of cannabis each year and is often described as the inventor of luxury cannabis. At Canndescent, they marry the mastery of cannabis cultivation with the canvas of your life. That is the Art of Flower.
Ben and Brent visit Moto Perpetuo Farm, where pigs are fed a diet that includes cannabis.
In this video, we go over some of the basics about medical cannabis.
Pot profits predicted to soar with legalization on the horizon, so here’s what a facility made to capitalize on the gains will look like.
How is hash made? Have you ever wondered how the hash you find on dispensary shelves is made or wanted to make it yourself? Recently we visited Sugarleaf Farm in Skagit County, Washington to find out how they make their pressed hash.
Mark Brinn, owner of Sugarleaf Farm and Funky Skunk Extracts, walked us through the steps he takes when concentrating cannabis into pressed bricks of hash. Using a modern take on traditional hash-making techniques, Mark creates a concentrate through a process that is entirely mechanical and does not use butane or any other solvents to extract the cannabinoids and terpenes from the cannabis plant.
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