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Yearly Archives: 2015

Colombia Legalizes Medical Cannabis

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Today, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a decree legalizing medical marijuana.

Medical marijuana patients in Colombia can now obtain licenses allowing them to possess and grow cannabis.

This is a big step on the way to decriminalizing the use and production of cannabis for everyone.

Colombia has been at the forefront of the worldwide War on Drugs, pushed by the US, contributing to a decades long civil war in that country. Rebels and drug cartels have made hundreds of billions of dollars selling marijuana, cocaine and more recently heroin and meth. The War on Drugs has only increased their… Continue reading

CannaBorscht for the Holidaze!

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CannaBorscht

In ancient times borscht (also spelled borsch, borsht, or bortsch) was prepared with common hogweed, recently the use of beets and tomatoes as the main ingredient has become more common. This soup was found all throughout Eastern Europe, from the Ukraine into Russia, Poland, Romania, Moldova, Czech, Lithuania and even into Albania. An Armenian version has been adopted in far western China and is made there with red cabbage and tomatoes.

Almost all have a meat base to the soup, but here is a vegetarian, cannabis-infused version.

The common thread through all the many borschts of the world is… Continue reading

Impromptu Outdoor 2015 – Nothing Like Last Minute

wdi september 16 image 19Who Dat Is has been at it this summer, creating spots here and there along the hills in his area to grow plants. Many growers could use this method easily and cheaply to grow not only cannabis but other garden vegetables and herbs in deer-populated areas where fenced yards are not feasible for one reason or another.

Who Dat Is says he likes to play with power tools, which makes all this easier. Here is a slider showcasing how he prepares a spot and builds a planter. Click the right and left arrows to move back and forth, or click… Continue reading

Chanting Growers of the Cannagraphic

One of the longest-lasting threads on the International Cannagraphic is the Chanting Grower’s Group, started in July of 2004, by PassTheDoobie who refers to himself as a Bodhisattva of the Earth and Cannabis Aficionado. This thread grew and grew and became so large we began a second part which continues the chanting anew for the future.

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The Lotus Flower

Recently we asked an avid poster in the Chanting Grower’s Group to sum up for us why this thread has prospered and grown along with the International Cannagraphic since it’s early days online. Longtime site member, Weird, responded thoughtfully with… Continue reading

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