The “Ultimate Spot”
Sep03

The “Ultimate Spot”

       We've all been in this situation before, wanting to toke up with friends while out during the day. We might toke up in a car, in the street or in the mountains somewhere while hiking, but we all had to look for place to medicate. There are designated places where you can light up where no one would think twice about looking or even suspect.        For example, my friend and I would drive around looking for a place to park in...

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Women Leading the Legal Cannabis Industry
Sep02

Women Leading the Legal Cannabis Industry

Here's a short excerpt from a comprehensive piece on women taking leadership roles in the emerging legal cannabis industry. Enjoy.   As pot legalization spreads, women are taking over more roles in the industry. There are female cannabis doctors, nurses, lawyers, chemists, chefs, marketers, investors, accountants and professors. The marijuana trade offers women a shortcut to get ahead in many avenues, and women, in turn, are...

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Ohio Police Captain in Favor of Re-Legalization
Sep01

Ohio Police Captain in Favor of Re-Legalization

Ohio has an interesting two-sided debate raging whether to reform cannabis policy at all, and if so, how? That's two separate questions within itself, and you can catch up on the story HERE. The debate seems to be forming around "how," not "if." Cannabis wins. Here is the first commercial released in this campaign to return sanity to the heartland.  https://youtu.be/CUl-CFF-Jc0   [Image via: Google images...

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Cannabis DNA & the Truth
Aug31

Cannabis DNA & the Truth

After 80 years of cannabis suppression, some, maybe much, of what we think we know about the plant will turn out to be wrong. Okay, so what's the truth about cannabis DNA?   …The research team was able to procure enough varying samples that they were able to compare their genetic structures to one another and to the ancestral lineage of C. sativa and C. indica plants. While hemp cultivars are largely considered to be derived from...

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HMJ Classics:  Kind Bud Primer – The Plant with the “on/off” Switch
Aug30

HMJ Classics: Kind Bud Primer – The Plant with the “on/off” Switch

A few years back Hail Mary Jane ran a series titled "Kind Bud Primer."  Here is one installment from that series.  Enjoy.   "Kind Bud Primer” is dedicated to the belief that there is always something new to learn about the cannabis plant. Kind Bud Primer, a HMJ project, is part of the College of Cannabis Knowledge. Go learn something. From the moment it germinates every cannabis plant produces a hormone called phytochrome. In the...

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GroSkool 2.0:  Little White Hairs
Aug29

GroSkool 2.0: Little White Hairs

We have turned the lights to 12 hours light / dark.  We have shifted our fertilizers from higher N to higher K.  As we begin the flowering phase we must do one more important task.  We must make sure we are only growing female plants.  If our re-legalized, 6-plant-3-in-flower garden is going to feed our house we have no room for male plants.  If we grow a clone from a known, female plant we know we will grow a female plant. Stop....

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