20 06, 2017

Medical Marijuana Topicals

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The growing public realization that marijuana has benefits outside of the recreational high is eliciting demand for new forms of cannabis consumption that deliver therapeutic healing without the psychoactive euphoria. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) topicals are used for a variety of reasons, and are known for their healing properties without giving the user a cerebral high. A topical is a lotion or balm that has been infused with vitamins, essential oils, or other ingredients, and is applied to the top layer of the skin. Humans harbor the cannabinoid receptor type 2 (abbreviated as CB2) throughout their body. Medical marijuana [...]

14 06, 2017

5 Best Ways to Consume Medical Marijuana

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For thousands of years, cannabis has been used to heal and treat a variety of ailments. But as more states legalize cannabis for medical use, may cannabis purveyors are coming out with new and more user-friendly ways to consume this natural treatment, Here are five best ways to consume cannabis for better health and wellness. 1. Vape Vaporized cannabis, infused with all varieties of delicious flavors, is a good way to take it. And if you take it in an e-bong, it’s quite handy and portable. Vaporizers come in all forms and sizes. Just check out the available listings, and [...]

18 05, 2017

The Benefits of Edible Medical Marijuana

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Marijuana, including edibles, has been clinically proven to provide health benefits for those suffering from at least 15 different diseases and ailments. A 2013 study showed that 76% of physicians approve its use medicinally. Although people most often smoke marijuana, you'll be remiss in not realizing that medical cannabis edibles offer many benefits over inhaling it. Stronger and Longer-Lasting Effects Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is a chemical found in all strains of marijuana. Its importance lies in the fact that it acts as a natural pain reliever by binding to nerve receptors. When smoked, THC goes directly into the brain for an [...]

5 05, 2017

What Does SB333 Mean for Medical Marijuana Dispensaries in Montana?

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The Montana House and Senate have both passed SB333, a bill seeking to generally revise medical marijuana laws in Montana, and now the initiative is waiting to be signed into law via Governor Steve Bullock’s signature. Sponsored by Mary Caferro, a Helena Democrat, the new law would introduce reasonable taxation and regulations within Montana’s medical marijuana industry. Mary Caferro crafted the bill so that it complies with federal injunctions. What Exactly Will Change? The new law focuses on a handful of facets within the current industry; one being the tracking of each and every medical marijuana from seed, plant, to [...]

24 04, 2017

The “Tesla of Cannabis” Is Building a New Grow House

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Many people compare Tantalus Labs to Tesla due to its innovative approach to cannabis cultivation. The company is working on a grow house that delivers the benefits of both indoor and outdoor growing. Tantalus Labs may end up bringing their product to market by 2018, and they aim to improve growing speed while creating technologies revolving around environmental stewardship.     The Tantalus Labs Cannabis Cultivation Approach Tantalus Labs stands out from other companies in this market by moving away from the standard growing environment for marijuana. You typically see long rows of plants under grow lights in a climate-controlled [...]

18 04, 2017

Avoid These 5 Common Cannabis Growing Mistakes

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When it comes to plants like cannabis, the fact that they grow like weeds doesn’t mean the are easy to cultivate.  Below we have identified a few mistakes that every novice grower make. Using Excessive Nutrients Most marijuana farmers can easily make this mistake at one point because several nutrient brands attach a feeding schedule on their packaging, and most of these programs advocate for the use of high dosages. But you DO NOT want to do this. Overfeeding cannabis plants causes nutrient burn (nute burn). To avoid this mistake, use only a quarter of the recommended dosage on the [...]

15 03, 2017

What are live resin cannabis concentrates?

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Breathing in deeply all of the aromas that a live cannabis plant has to offer can be an incredibly invigorating experience. Similar to wine tasters who first get a sampling of the scents and nuanced notes before diving in, taking in all of the aromas from a fully blossomed cannabis flower to the earthier smells of the stalk is arguably half the experience. Curating that experience for consumers is not always the easiest thing. When you prepare cannabis you often end up cutting away cannabis stalk. That alone can diminish a number of aromas that you get to take in. But [...]

13 03, 2017

THCa vs CBG

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Tetrahydrocannainoilic Acid (THCa) There is a substance within live particles of medical marijuana trichomes (fine outgrowths or appendages on plants) called Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCa). THCa transitions and becomes THC when a medical marijuana plant reaches maturity and embarks upon its curing process after harvest. One of the main reasons for curing cannabis plants is to turn the THCa into THC which gives patients a more cerebral high. THCa, in its pure form, actually contains no psychoactive properties because of its acidic state. It is for this reason that scientists are excited about the multitude of potential opportunities within the medical [...]

21 02, 2017

Big Sky Medical Marijuana Dispensary

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The fruit of our efforts are finally realized with our new Greener Pastures branch in the Montana landscape. Big Sky, Montana is a growing mountain town with easy access to some of the biggest skiing in America. The patients that live in Big Sky needed a local and secure dispensary where they can have safe access to their medicine. We thought it pertinent to launch a new chapter of our company and start serving our current and future patients within the Big Sky area. It is our belief that all patients in Montana who rely on medical marijuana should have [...]