THCFinder - Marijuana Blog http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog Blog about medical marijuana dispensaries, politics and legal weed What strain are you smoking on today? http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/what-strain-are-you-smoking-on-today-262 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="https://s31.postimg.org/lfrkykc2j/large_462.jpg"><img alt="" src="https://s31.postimg.org/lfrkykc2j/large_462.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 460px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> Sockeye, a Portland ad company, takes on marijuana client http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/sockeye-a-portland-ad-company-takes-on-marijuana-client <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://image.oregonlive.com/home/olive-media/width620/img/marijuana/photo/2016/07/23/10x8x400-potdrinkjpg-061888146d658a08.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://image.oregonlive.com/home/olive-media/width620/img/marijuana/photo/2016/07/23/10x8x400-potdrinkjpg-061888146d658a08.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 360px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 1.067em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: &quot;Benton Sans&quot;, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; letter-spacing: 0.208px; line-height: 24px;"> After working quietly for three years with a marijuana company, a well known ad firm in Portland came out Friday&nbsp;with its first video advertising campaign.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 1.067em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: &quot;Benton Sans&quot;, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; letter-spacing: 0.208px; line-height: 24px;"> It features a cannabis-infused drink, but the actors could just as well be drinking beer.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 1.067em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: &quot;Benton Sans&quot;, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; letter-spacing: 0.208px; line-height: 24px;"> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KxMkOn2kqI" style="color: rgb(0, 136, 238); text-decoration: none; border-bottom-width: 2px; border-bottom-style: solid; border-bottom-color: rgb(185, 225, 255);">The ad</a>, which features a casual backyard party where people sip the marijuana-infused soda, underscores how much cannabis has merged into mainstream culture, at least in parts of the Pacific Northwest.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 1.067em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: &quot;Benton Sans&quot;, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; letter-spacing: 0.208px; line-height: 24px;"> Read More:<a href="http://www.oregonlive.com/marijuana/index.ssf/2016/07/sockeye_a_portland_ad_company.html">http://www.oregonlive.com/marijuana/index.ssf/2016/07/sockeye_a_portland_ad_company.html</a></p> Half Baked - Thurgood Goes to Rehab http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/half-baked-thurgood-goes-to-rehab-2 <p style="text-align: center;"> <iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="236" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uUPHlAbAf2I" width="420"></iframe></p> Tangerine Kush (Indica) http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/tangerine-kush-indica-2 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/113766_3271_4.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/113766_3271_4.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 338px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/922_3271_0.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/922_3271_0.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 132px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a><a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/113766_3271_1.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/113766_3271_1.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 201px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/indica/tangerine_kush"><strong>Tangerine Kush (Indica)</strong></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/indica/tangerine_kush"><span style="color: rgb(125, 125, 125); font-family: &quot;Trebuchet MS&quot;, sans-serif;">Tangerine Kush produces dense dark green buds with orange hairs and a deep strong citrus and coffee scent. Produced by breeding OG Kush and Bubba Kush, this is a very pungent strain. A powerful Kush, this medicine will hit you hard. It is great for insomnia, pain relief, nightmares, and many other illnesses, but over-medication may induce couch lock and sleepiness.</span></a></p> L.A. County likely to scrap proposed marijuana tax for homeless services http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/l.a.-county-likely-to-scrap-proposed-marijuana-tax-for-homeless-services <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.trbimg.com/img-5792aba9/turbine/la-1469230000-snap-photo/750/750x422"><img alt="" src="http://www.trbimg.com/img-5792aba9/turbine/la-1469230000-snap-photo/750/750x422" style="width: 450px; height: 253px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 18px; line-height: 27px; font-family: Georgia, &quot;Droid Serif&quot;, serif; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); margin-top: 13px;"> Less than two weeks after voting to pursue a&nbsp;tax on marijuana businesses to help pay for&nbsp;housing and health services for the homeless, Los Angeles County supervisors appear poised to pull the measure from the November ballot.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 18px; line-height: 27px; font-family: Georgia, &quot;Droid Serif&quot;, serif; color: rgb(51, 51, 51);"> County officials debated several potential tax measures to fund expanded efforts to reduce homelessness in the county, including a &ldquo;millionaires tax&rdquo; on high-income earners, a sales tax and a property tax, but those proposals ran into roadblocks or failed to get the needed level of support on the board.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 18px; line-height: 27px; font-family: Georgia, &quot;Droid Serif&quot;, serif; color: rgb(51, 51, 51);"> Read More:<a href="http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-county-homeless-tax-20160722-snap-story.html">http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-county-homeless-tax-20160722-snap-story.html</a></p> Abusive OG (Sativa) http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/abusive-og-sativa-7 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3277_13.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3277_13.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 301px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3277_7.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3277_7.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 150px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a><a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/23879_3277_0.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/23879_3277_0.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 113px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strain.php?strainname=Abusive%20OG&amp;morep=1"><strong>Abusive OG (Sativa)</strong></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strain.php?strainname=Abusive%20OG&amp;morep=1"><span style="color: rgb(125, 125, 125); font-family: &quot;Trebuchet MS&quot;, sans-serif;">Abusive OG is an indica strain. The high level of CBD in Abusive OG Kush supplys a nice body high, making this strain effective in the treatment of numerous medical conditions including anxiety, chronic pain, insomnia, muscle spasms and tremors. While the levels of CBD in Abusive OG may moderate the euphoric effects of the THC, they work well together to treat chronic pain.</span></a></p> Next Stop For the CBD Oil Industry: Dog Treats http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/next-stop-for-the-cbd-oil-industry-dog-treats <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://cdn1.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/Joel-Goldstein.jpeg"><img alt="" src="http://cdn1.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/Joel-Goldstein.jpeg" style="width: 450px; height: 450px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> Cannabidiol oil, or CBD oil, is one of the most common cannabinoids found in marijuana, along with THC. This oil is extracted from industrial hemp instead of recreational marijuana and sold in states across the country where it has already been legalized.</p> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> Although it is still not legally permitted in every state, it has risen in popularity over the last few years because of its medicinal uses. Consumers use CBD oil to alleviate general aches and pains, headaches, anxiety and other common ailments. It can currently be found in many forms including capsules, topical creams and tinctures. But, manufacturers have now found a new way to use CBD oil and wholesale distributors, retailers and consumers may be surprised to learn that it&rsquo;s in dog treats!</p> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> Read More:<a href="http://www.theweedblog.com/next-stop-for-the-cbd-oil-industry-dog-treats/">http://www.theweedblog.com/next-stop-for-the-cbd-oil-industry-dog-treats/</a></p> What strain are you smoking on today? http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/what-strain-are-you-smoking-on-today-261 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="https://s32.postimg.org/738t12yth/tumblr_o4kjw987_Ks1tjmi3po1_1280.jpg"><img alt="" src="https://s32.postimg.org/738t12yth/tumblr_o4kjw987_Ks1tjmi3po1_1280.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 449px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> Colorado Towns Water May Be Tainted With Marijuana Chemical http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/colorado-towns-water-may-be-tainted-with-marijuana-chemical <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://3ncb884ou5e49t9eb3fpeur1.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/dreadweed-1.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://3ncb884ou5e49t9eb3fpeur1.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/dreadweed-1.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 281px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p class="ap-story-p" style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px 0px 1rem; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.6; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; color: rgb(34, 31, 32); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; background-color: rgb(254, 254, 254);"> HUGO, Colo. (AP) &mdash; Officials told residents of a small Colorado community not to drink or shower in tap water Thursday because one of the town&rsquo;s wells may have been contaminated with THC, marijuana&rsquo;s intoxicating chemical.</p> <p class="ap-story-p" style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px 0px 1rem; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.6; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; color: rgb(34, 31, 32); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; background-color: rgb(254, 254, 254);"> No illnesses have been linked to the water in Hugo, a town of about 730 people some 100 miles southeast of Denver, said Lincoln County Public Health Director Susan Kelly.</p> <p class="ap-story-p" style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px 0px 1rem; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.6; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; color: rgb(34, 31, 32); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; background-color: rgb(254, 254, 254);"> THC was detected in tests conducted with field kits, although other field tests were negative, sheriff&rsquo;s Capt. Michael Yowell said.</p> <p class="ap-story-p" style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px 0px 1rem; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.6; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; color: rgb(34, 31, 32); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; background-color: rgb(254, 254, 254);"> Read More:<a href="http://hightimes.com/news/colorado-towns-water-may-be-tainted-with-marijuana-chemical/">http://hightimes.com/news/colorado-towns-water-may-be-tainted-with-marijuana-chemical/</a></p> Cheech & Chong - Curtis Turkish Weed http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/cheech-chong-curtis-turkish-weed <p style="text-align: center;"> <iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Blz5cie1xf8" width="420"></iframe></p> Strawberry Diesel (Hybrid) http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/strawberry-diesel-hybrid-5 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3512_5.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3512_5.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 298px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/116357_3512_3.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/116357_3512_3.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 100px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a><a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3512_2.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3512_2.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 113px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/hybrid/strawberry_diesel"><strong>Strawberry Diesel (Hybrid)</strong></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/hybrid/strawberry_diesel"><span style="color: rgb(125, 125, 125); font-family: &quot;Trebuchet MS&quot;, sans-serif;">A sativa-dominant hybrid covered in orange hairs with an intense odor and trichome-covered nugs. High is intense and long-lasting, not recommended for complex tasks.</span></a></p> 8 Steps To Secure Banking For Marijuana Businesses http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/8-steps-to-secure-banking-for-marijuana-businesses <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://cdn1.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/download-3-1.jpeg"><img alt="" src="http://cdn1.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/download-3-1.jpeg" style="width: 450px; height: 386px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> <span class="s1" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">If you own or plan to own a cannabis business, it&rsquo;s important to know that getting financial support from most banks will be difficult to do&mdash;but resources are available to help. We&rsquo;ve put together a quick checklist for things to consider when trying to set up banking with your Marijuana business.</span></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> <span class="s1" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">In 2014, the United States Department of the Treasury&rsquo;s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN)&nbsp;<a href="https://www.fincen.gov/statutes_regs/guidance/html/FIN-2014-G001.html" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; color: rgb(52, 124, 23); text-decoration: none;"><span class="s2" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">issued guidance</span></a>for financial institutions on this matter. Their goal was to clarify the expectations of the&nbsp;<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bank_Secrecy_Act" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; color: rgb(52, 124, 23); text-decoration: none;"><span class="s2" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">Bank Secrecy Act</span></a>&mdash;which requires financial institutions to detect and prevent money laundering&mdash;in light of recent state initiatives to legalize marijuana.</span></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> <span class="s1" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">By looking at FinCEN&rsquo;s guidelines for financial institutions, marijuana-related business owners can get a good idea of what they need to do in order to give themselves the best chance of receiving financial support from these institutions.</span></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> Read More:<a href="http://www.theweedblog.com/8-steps-for-marijuana-business-to-secure-banking/">http://www.theweedblog.com/8-steps-for-marijuana-business-to-secure-banking/</a></p> Orange Crush (Hybrid) http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/orange-crush-hybrid-7 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/110405_3310_1.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/110405_3310_1.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 253px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/108997_3310_1.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/108997_3310_1.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 150px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a><a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/47134_3310_2.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/47134_3310_2.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 147px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/hybrid/orange_crush"><strong>Orange Crush (Hybrid)</strong></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/hybrid/orange_crush"><span style="color: rgb(125, 125, 125); font-family: &quot;Trebuchet MS&quot;, sans-serif;">This Sativa-dominant hybrid comes from California Orange and the renowned Blueberry strain. Orange Crush comes in small, dense nugs that are absolutely caked with tri-chromes and long, lush orange pistils. It provides Sativa traits that overshadow the slight Indica effects. A powerful cerebral high gives patients uplifting feelings of happiness, hope and joy.</span></a></p> Italy Will Consider Ending Marijuana Prohibition Next Week http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/italy-will-consider-ending-marijuana-prohibition-next-week <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://3ncb884ou5e49t9eb3fpeur1.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/GettyImages-italy-marijuana-legalization.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://3ncb884ou5e49t9eb3fpeur1.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/GettyImages-italy-marijuana-legalization.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 281px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px 0px 1rem; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.6; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; color: rgb(34, 31, 32); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; background-color: rgb(254, 254, 254);"> Italy could be well on its way to ending marijuana prohibition. For the first time in history, the Italian Parliament will gather next week to discuss a piece of legislation aimed at legalizing the cultivation, possession and use of marijuana in a manner similar to what the United States has deemed an &ldquo;experiment&rdquo; in relation to the taxed and regulated market in states like Colorado.</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px 0px 1rem; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.6; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; color: rgb(34, 31, 32); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; background-color: rgb(254, 254, 254);"> Although Italy has never really been considered a pillar of drug reform, the latest bill, which was brought to the table by Cannabis Legale, an inter-parliamentary organization whose&nbsp;<a href="http://www.cannabislegale.org/" style="box-sizing: inherit; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: inherit; cursor: pointer; transition: color 0.3s ease-in-out, background-color 0.3s ease-in-out; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.298039); background-color: transparent;" target="_blank">manifesto suggests</a>&nbsp;the &ldquo;anti-prohibitionist option on marijuana is no longer just an idea, but&hellip;a concrete government strategy,&rdquo; could push the nation into a realm of influence that serves as a guiding light for other countries, all over the world, that may be considering similar policies.</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px 0px 1rem; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.6; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; color: rgb(34, 31, 32); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; background-color: rgb(254, 254, 254);"> Read More:<a href="http://hightimes.com/news/italy-will-consider-ending-marijuana-prohibition-next-week/">http://hightimes.com/news/italy-will-consider-ending-marijuana-prohibition-next-week/</a></p> Inspector Dab-It http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/inspector-dabit-1 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="https://s32.postimg.org/uic8w9t7p/tumblr_nahc3u_Cdht1sxa8fbo1_500.jpg"><img alt="" src="https://s32.postimg.org/uic8w9t7p/tumblr_nahc3u_Cdht1sxa8fbo1_500.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 450px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> Eastern Oregon Taking a Progressive Western Oregon Stance on Cannabis http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/eastern-oregon-taking-a-progressive-western-oregon-stance-on-cannabis <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://cdn1.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/download-2-1.jpeg"><img alt="" src="http://cdn1.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/download-2-1.jpeg" style="width: 450px; height: 450px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> Three referendums on marijuana sales are now in the hands of Pendleton voters.</p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> <span class="s1" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">Pendleton City Council entertained well over an hour of zealous testimony from community members before delivering a unanimous vote passing a series of ordinances and resolutions that officially places medical and recreational marijuana sales as well as a local 3 percent tax on the November ballot. These three issues will be presented as separate questions on the ballot, with the condition that all must pass or none will.</span></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> <span class="s1" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">Audience members professed their support for the overturning of the local bans on cannabis businesses and explained their wishes for safe access to cannabis and the want to keep local money local instead of watching it travel to Walla Walla Washington. Walla Walla is home to the nearest retail cannabis locations to Pendleton.</span></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> Read More:<a href="http://www.theweedblog.com/eastern-oregon-taking-a-progressive-western-oregon-stance-on-cannabis/">http://www.theweedblog.com/eastern-oregon-taking-a-progressive-western-oregon-stance-on-cannabis/</a></p> Jimmy Kimmel Live - Seth Rogen "Got So High" http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/jimmy-kimmel-live-seth-rogen-got-so-high- <p style="text-align: center;"> <iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="244" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/sIo3tYrd_5w" width="433"></iframe></p> Venom OG (Indica) http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/venom-og-indica-5 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3557_6.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3557_6.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 450px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3557_3.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3557_3.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 150px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a><a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3557_2.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_3557_2.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 113px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/indica/venom_og"><strong>Venom OG (Indica)</strong></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/indica/venom_og"><span style="color: rgb(125, 125, 125); font-family: &quot;Trebuchet MS&quot;, sans-serif;">While the buds that come from Venom OG are not particularly dense, they are chock-full of potent trichomes. Venom OG has exotic flavors of Kush, orange and freshly upturned soil, giving it quite a delicious flavor combination. The smell is of Kush and citrus. One of the things Venom OG has become most notorious for is its ability to cause couch lock in even the most seasoned of smokers. Venom OG was created by using a Rare Dankness #1 male to pollinate a Poison OG female that the breeder took over a year in selecting.</span></a></p> The Cannabis Industry Has Quickly Become The Most Innovative In The Country http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/the-cannabis-industry-has-quickly-become-the-most-innovative-in-the-country <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://cdn.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/download-1-2.jpeg"><img alt="" src="http://cdn.theweedblog.com/wp-content/uploads/download-1-2.jpeg" style="width: 450px; height: 299px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> <span class="s1" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">Boulder, Colorado &mdash;&nbsp;The cannabis boom is boosting more than dispensary traffic, grower income and state tax receipts &mdash; it also is hatching new cannabis brands at an intense pace.</span></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> <span class="s1" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px;">The twelve months ending May 2016, for example, have seen the emergence of 93 new companies developing products in the concentrates and edibles subcategories of the cannabis industry, according to a BDS Analytics review of the Colorado cannabis marketplace. These include companies launching new edibles products, like lozenges and beverages, and companies seeking commercial success in the busy concentrates subcategory, which includes products like pre-filled vaporizer cartridges and different styles of cannabis concentrates.</span></p> <p class="p1" style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 25.6px;"> Read More:<a href="http://www.theweedblog.com/the-cannabis-industry-has-quickly-become-the-most-innovative-in-the-country/">http://www.theweedblog.com/the-cannabis-industry-has-quickly-become-the-most-innovative-in-the-country/</a></p> Grape Krush (Indica) http://www.thcfinder.com/marijuana-blog//2016/07/grape-krush-indica-4 <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/85472_5468_1.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/85472_5468_1.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 290px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_5468_3.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_5468_3.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 107px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a><a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_5468_1.jpg"><img alt="" src="http://www.thcfinder.com/strainimg/3_5468_1.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 113px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid;" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/indica/grape_krush"><strong>Grape Krush (Indica)</strong></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <a href="http://www.thcfinder.com/strains/indica/grape_krush"><span style="color: rgb(125, 125, 125); font-family: &quot;Trebuchet MS&quot;, sans-serif;">Grape Krush, bred by the famed DJ Kush, is a potent indica-dominant strain and a member of the Blueberry family. Patients have reported that this strain takes a while to kick in, then it makes you sleepy, good for insomnia.</span></a></p>