Category : News

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

TV/Movie Review – The First Purge- by PSY23

In our current climate it would be far too easy to dismiss this as a B-Movie with more balls than brains, yet the decision to look back on the initiation of the ‘annual purge’ holds a fictional mirror to our society which is worryingly plausible. Th...

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

TV/Movie Review – The Meg – by PSY23

While this film has quite possibly the worst title of any film ever, it’s just about better than its name might cause you to expect. Stuck in some kind of limbo between an all-out monster movie and a tongue-in-cheek satire of the genre, The Meg, goe...

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

The Cannabis Conjuror – CBD Rich Strains by JB Haze

Last column, we looked at some of the myths surrounding our lovely Cannabis plant and how opinions (and the accepted body of wisdom) has evolved over the decades. One of the more recent developments we touched on was the introduction of CBD-rich str...

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

Erdogan Aims to Make Turkey a World Cannabis Leader

Turkey president Recep Erdogan has announced that the country will return to widespread cannabis cultivation and he urged regional leaders to promote the crop. “We destroyed cannabis in this country because of some enemies who were disguised as frien...

by LeafAlert - 2 days ago

5 Cannabis Breeders Who Changed the Game

Cannabis—like asparagus, dates, mulberry, ginkgo, persimmons, and spinach—is a dioecious species, meaning that the male and female reproductive structures involved in propagation are typically found on different individual plants, rather than on a...

by LeafAlert - 2 days ago

What to Make of Netflix's Controversial 'Murder Mountain?'

Garrett Rodriguez, a young San Diego man, moved to Humboldt County in December 2012 to work on a marijuana grow-operation, in the Emerald Triangle — a region in northern California where, interspersed with the old redwood forest that blankets the ar...

by LeafAlert - 2 days ago

Beer Makers, Thirsty for Growth, Push Into Cannabis Market

NEW YORK (AP) — The makers of Budweiser, Coors and other large-scale brewers are placing their bets on cannabis as a way to fight saturated markets and shifting consumer trends. For years, the industry’s largest players have struggled with stagnati...