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Strain Review: Blue Dream

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Blue Dream is a hybrid sativa dominant strain of cannabis that every marijuana connoisseur needs to try at least once. A popular favorite both in Colorado marijuana dispensaries and around the world, Blue Dream is best known for its sweet smell and flavor, dense bud structure, and a strong, well balanced effect. Originally created by crossing the indica Blueberry strain with the always popular sativa Haze, a well grown Blue Dream will be the best of both worlds. The high THC content is great for an upbeat, stoney effect in the head, but the indica base provides a relaxing body high. While many popular marijuana strains tend to be very heavy one way or another, Blue Dream has a distinction as being a strain that will be uplifting without leaving…
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Strain Review: 9 Pound Hammer

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Recently, I tried a strain I hadn't actually heard much about before. I told my caregiver that I needed something that was more of an indica because I was having more back pains than usual. That was when he suggested that I pick up this concentrate of something called 9 Pound Hammer. The concentrate itself was really dark, or brunette, if you will. It had a denser consistency, like brunettes tend to have. It reeked of diesel but also smelled a little sweet. It was one of the harshest smelling concentrates that I had ever smelled, but that is common for really good indicas, so I just took that as a good sign. After I smoked it, I immediately understood why it was called 9 Pound Hammer. It hit me…
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Why Is There So Much Marijuana Misinformation?

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[caption id="attachment_2460" align="alignleft" width="274"] Source: azmarijuana.com[/caption] As it is such a new, buzz-worthy, and intriguing topic, an overwhelming amount of marijuana information is being constantly shared and re-shared from one end of the internet to the other. Whether an opponent or supporter of newly legal marijuana ventures, there is an endless amount of information one can find to support his or her already pre-formed position on medical and recreational marijuana. The trick when reading internet articles, blog posts, and op-eds regarding marijuana is finding truly correct information regarding marijuana safety, medical use, and abuse; simply because the correctness of such is constantly changing and evolving. For that reason alone, we recommend only reading information from reputable companies such as https://weedsmart.ca. These types of companies are often regulated, and can only…
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Marijuana Missteps

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[caption id="attachment_2408" align="alignleft" width="300"] Courtesy Westword[/caption] To every yin there is a yang. Two sides to every story.  Wins and losses. No amount of success comes without a multitude of failures. By-in-large, the Colorado cannabis experiment has been outrageously successful, at the very least financially. But, like anything new, it does not come without some backwards steps. Colorado recreational cannabis sales have already exceeded 2014 totals, setting the financial table for another record-shattering year of state revenue. But the record numbers have a downside. Even at $13.6M raised by May of 2015, the revenue still may not reach the $40M prediction used to convince voters to approve Amendment 64 way back in 2012. The marijuana missteps, in the end, may have the most impact on present and future cannabis regulation.…
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