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Does Shelly Marsh Have a Marijuana Problem?

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For their Halloween Special, South Park aired an episode exploring what the world would be like if the “odd one out” was the person NOT smoking that good kush. The episode emphasises Shelly, one of the younger characters who openly shows her disgust towards the town embracing cannabis for what it is. The town turned canna-friendly thanks to Tegridy...

How to Get Hired in the Cannabis Industry

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People have been fantasizing about working in the weed industry for decades. Of course, for most of that time, it has been very much illegal - until now. With changing views and legislation across the globe, the cannabis industry is making a name for itself. Now could be the best opportunity to get your foot in the door and...

Insurance VS Dagga

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When it comes to cannabis insurance long-term insurers, Liberty & Outsurance, encourage advisers and clients to inform their insurer of any medical or lifestyle events that would impact their policy applications. Especially so if it's substance-based, like weed. As it may result in your claim being denied if you did not disclose this information. It will also ensure that...

South Africa’s First Legal Cannabis Farm in Stellies

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South Africa finally has a legal cannabis farm. Just the other day, Zimbabwe opened up their first legal cannabis farm on prison grounds. Now we have followed suit, and it’s safe to say that it’s a bit more of a scenic location.  Scenic Location Polkadraai Strawberry Farm, located in Stellenbosch, Western Cape, has been given the first commercial license to cultivate...

The First Cannabis Farm in Zimbabwe is on its Way

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Cannabis Farm in Zimbabwe
Where it's All Happening The Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services’ Buffalo Range prison, located in Chiredzi, may be home to the first legal cannabis farm and production plant. A company based in Harare, Ivory Medical, have secured themselves a 10-hectare piece of land at this prison. The reason being is that they believe the location will provide a high level...

Study Finds that People are Actually Treating Medical Conditions with Cannabis, Not just Getting High

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A recent study conducted in the United States has found that there are more medical marijuana consumers than recreational consumers. 46 percent of frequent cannabis consumers do so in order to help treat a medical condition of some kind, as opposed to 22 percent who consume recreationally. These stats were found thanks to a study conducted by the JAMA...

South Africans Have Found a Way Around the New Cannabis Legislation

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There have been some exciting changes in cannabis legislation recently The court deemed it an unfair infringement on one’s right to privacy to class personal and private growth or consumption of cannabis as a criminal act. What the court did not do was decriminalise the sale of cannabis as this is not considered one’s privacy. However, groups have now exploited...

Stereotypes are Slowly Changing – but Still Exist

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Cannabis is taking the world by storm at the moment. It has become so common that it’s now almost the norm to see weed stories showing up on some of the most conservative of news sites. Even though world views are changing slowly, many media outlets still show cannabis in a negative light. This further perpetuates the stigmas that...

Cannabis Consumption Amongst Pregnant Women is on the Rise, Despite Potential Risks to Baby

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As the cannabis laws across the world have relaxed in recent years, the plant has risen in popularity. This is no surprise, but rather the shock comes that women are increasingly consuming cannabis during their pregnancy. An American study based on data from more than 460 000 women and was carried out between 2002 and 2017. This research found that...

Google is Banning Dagga Apps from the Play Store

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Google banning weed apps
Google Bans Cannabis Apps Google announced heartbreaking news last Wednesday. They stated that all apps selling any form of weed would be permanently banned from the play store. The news is a devastating blow to popular apps like Weedmaps and Eaze which have over 1 million downloads. However, it is not all is doom and gloom as it was stated...

Reakiro Raw Hemp Extract 500mg CBD

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Who is Reakiro? Reakiro is a company based in Poland that offers farm to table production to ensure that their customers are receiving the best...

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