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If you haven’t been paying attention to the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Act of 2021, then you should start paying attention now. In early February, House Bill 2272, or the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Act of 2021, was introduced. And right from the start, the free market has pushed back. Why? …

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Blue Dream, NYC Diesel, GG#4… There are thousands of cannabis strains. With the demand of the ever-changing legal market, new strains and cross-breeding are now the norms. However, while the cannabis industry has its eye on the future, it should also look into preserving its past.

We can attribute the…

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There is nothing sadder than seeing bud rot in an otherwise beautiful bud. Most within the cannabis community have their own horror stories about bud rot and can spot it from a mile away. However, those new to cannabis may not know what exactly to look for.

According to an…


Finding the best one for you is easy if you know what to look for

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There are a million and one different kinds of CBD products on the shelves at nearly any store you walk into. And now that minor cannabinoids such as CBN, CBG, and others are entering the market, it can almost seem overwhelming. So, how do you know that you are choosing…


A rift between industries reveals a need for communication

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In a September 22 Facebook post shared by Ron Durbin of Durbin Law Firm, several Oklahoma agricultural associations released a request to halt the distribution of cultivation licenses.

The letter from the Oklahoma Agricultural Aviation commission, Oklahoma Cattlemans’ Association, Oklahoma Dairy Producers Association, Oklahoma Sherriffs’ Association, and the Oklahoma Soybean…

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With the rise of boutique cannabis comes the demand for alternative ways of growing. Cultivators have diversified away from more common growing methods to sustainable alternatives. Living soil is a growing method rapidly gaining popularity across the U.S., but what is it and how does it benefit a cannabis plant?

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Every once in a while, I receive an email or direct message that makes me wonder if the person had one too many before clicking the send button. …


Bud suggestions for cannabis newbies

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There are thousands of strains available on the legal cannabis market. While this is a dream come true for veteran tokers, those new to the world of cannabis can be overwhelmed by the possibilities. However, there are several ideal strains for most beginners to start their journey.

It is worth…


How solid state regulations can help create better federal laws

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Unlike many industries, cannabis varies from state to state. Not only are strains different, but consumer demand, marketing, compliance, and transportation regulations vary as well. As someone who has lived in three different states with legal cannabis, it’s shocking how much they vary.

When I first moved to Colorado, I…

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There is a notification on my phone that I will not look at until Monday. It is from my boss regarding a current project I am working on. …

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