Hail Mary Jane Tests the “Mota Pot”
Feb25

Hail Mary Jane Tests the “Mota Pot”

A collection of food scientists at Denver’s “Extracting Innovations, LLC” have solved a problem -- the incredible mess -- that accompanies making cannabutter for edibles at home.  Plus, they have reduced this time-consuming task to ten minutes.  The mess and the time commitment is why people buy, not bake, their own edibles.     Their solution turns out to be a remarkably simple -- maybe elegant -- device called the “Mota Pot.”...

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Gender-Determining Innovation in the Grow Space
Feb11

Gender-Determining Innovation in the Grow Space

Here's another innovation accompanying the re-legalization of the cannabis plant -- a plant-sexing test kit.  From Steep Hill Labs, allow us to introduce:   GenKit is a proprietary sexing test kit to quickly determine the sex of cannabis plants. This breakthrough testing product allows outdoor seed-based growers to speed up the process by which male plants are identified and culled from the crop. Steep Hill’s GenKit allows sex...

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Foria — a Cannabis Infused Lubricant
Feb09

Foria — a Cannabis Infused Lubricant

Just in time for Valentine's Day -- a THC infused lube.    It seems there’s no limit to what can be infused with THC. Starting next week, Colorado consumers will be able to purchase a marijuana-infused lubricant called Foria, just in time for Valentine’s Day. The product has been on sale in California for several months in MMJ dispensaries and cooperatives, but is only now making its debut in Colorado. It will initially be sold...

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Indica Vaporizer Impresses
Jan12

Indica Vaporizer Impresses

Back in the early 2000’s I was a dedicated vapor guy.  For tasting the flavor of the herb and stretching the stash nothing matches the vaporizer.  My first vape used a whip and was a challenge to load, even more of one to clean and changing the screen was asking for trouble.  My second vaporizer sounded like a vacuum cleaner and used increasingly sticky bags to collect the vapor.  Neither was convenient, portable or discrete.  When,...

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2014’s Top Selling Re-Legalized Cannabis Products
Jan05

2014’s Top Selling Re-Legalized Cannabis Products

Here's a review of the top selling cannabis products in 2014.   Edibles: Marijuana-infused products with smaller serving sizes and clearly defined individual doses that allow users to regulate how much marijuana they ingest also flew off the shelves in both recreational and medical cannabis markets. Ten-serving brownies and perforated chocolate bars that can all be easily broken into individual treats have been popular at the...

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High Potency Pot Popular
Nov04

High Potency Pot Popular

That may be the most obvious headline you will ever read.    High-potency strains are a big hit with customers in Washington State’s new recreational market, it seems. The Spokane-based rec shop Cinder reports that its top seller in recent days is a God’s Gift strain that boasts a THC potency level of nearly 32%. Cinder owner Justin Peterson told a local TV station that it’s one of the strongest strains he’s ever come across....

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