Category : Leafly

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Canadian Cannabis Producers Face Pushback Over Odour

PELHAM, Ont. – David Ireland is frustrated by the “skunk smell” of cannabis that wafts down from two cannabis cultivation facilities roughly five kilometres away and lingers outside his home, even in the winter. “On hot humid days, it’s worse becau...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Vancouver Dispensaries Won’t Close Without a Fight

You’d think that the legalization of cannabis would make it easier for people who use it for medical reasons to acquire what they need. Not so fast, Tiger. In April 2016, there were in excess of 100 medical cannabis dispensaries open for business in...

by LeafAlert - 6 days ago

Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Jan. 14-20

Over the weekend, the dead of winter kept many of us indoors, and the government shutdown dragged on. You can’t blame anyone for tuning it all out and practicing some hygge. Now, what’s next? The thai and haze cross Chocolope is surging in popularit...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Francis Ford Coppola’s New Cash Crop: $99 Eighth-Ounces

The French term terroir typically refers to the region, and the soil, in which particular wine grapes are grown. The earthy term lives at the heart of wine nerdom and the wine industry, as well as the quality of wine itself. These days, however, you...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

The Roll-Up #68: Tell Your Children

The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Leafly Podcast Every Friday the Roll-Up crew—Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman—dissect the week...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Strain of the Month: 5 High-CBD Products in Canada Today

Cannabidiol (CBD) is the second-most common cannabinoid found in cannabis—trailing only behind tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Unlike THC, CBD is a non-intoxicating cannabis constituent that tends to deliver clear-headed, functional effects without the...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Cannabis-Infused Dinner Parties: How Much Is Too Much?

It should come as no surprise to anyone that infusing cannabis into exquisite culinary dishes would eventually occur and become, not necessarily fashionable, but an important mode of cannabis consumption. Cooking is an art—a sensuous, satiating ente...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Arkansas Moves Toward Launch of Medical Cannabis Program

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas panel on Wednesday named 32 companies it intends to license to sell medical marijuana, two years after voters approved its legalization and following a series of delays that have frustrated patients and advocates...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Portland’s Top Dispensaries: Widest Menu Selection

In this series, we’ll take you on a tour of Portland’s best cannabis dispensaries, organized by specific consumer needs. Looking for a lengthy menu? The best craft bud in the state? A budtender who can answer every question that comes to mind? This...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Welcome to the Country’s First Cannabis Speakeasy

As diverse a group as we are, it’s safe to say that almost all cannabis smokers have a common dream: to see cannabis integrated into the public spaces of our everyday lives. And while a few states like Oregon are currently leading the way when it co...