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
Who 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
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.
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
The 9th Annual San Francisco Patients’ Choice cannabis competition will be held at the Terra Gallery Saturday, November 28th 2015.
The Judges kit.
A feast for the senses awaits at the 9th Annual Patients’ Choice at Terra. (Photo courtesy of Terra SF)
Unlike, celebrity or industry-judged cannabis contests, patients who purchase the Judge’s Packets chose the winner of the Patients’ Choice. These Judges’ Packets sell out every year, and each Packet contains countless dozens of elite sativa, indica, and hybrid flowers, as well as edibles, extracts and topicals. The thing literally weighs about eight pounds this year. Strong contenders for… Continue reading
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