Posts Categorized: Features

Growing Marijuana Is ILLEGAL In These States

Just because a state allows the use of medical or recreational marijuana, that doesn’t mean it’s legal to grow in that state. Be sure you know the rules before you……

How To Tell When Weed is Ready To Harvest – Trichome Checklist

Every rookie grower makes the cardinal mistake of harvesting the crop before it’s ready. Read this article to learn about the best time to harvest your cannabis. Harvesting your crop……

Oregon’s Million Pound Surplus

Oregon has been home to legendary cannabis growers for years. Now, after two and half years of doling out licenses for recreational weed cultivation, Oregon growers are sitting on a……

The Quest for ‘Ganja Valley’

Now that the grassroots movement for legalization has taken hold across the United States, many people are beginning to compare the production of cannabis to wine-making.

Hydroponics vs. Soil: The Ultimate Showdown

The soil versus hydroponics debate is essentially the same as the indoor growing versus outdoor growing debate. Just like when growing plants outdoors, for growing indoors, soil is less expensive and……

Warning to dispensaries: hire right the first time

Leafly’s Lisa Rough has strong words for dispensaries looking to hire staff: do the homework, save the headache. Typically, the cost of an employee’s dispensary agent card comes out of……

CBD, THC & cannabis genetics – Part 3

Over the last few of months, we have taken a couple of deep dives with Leafly chief science writer, Nick Jikomes, into the genetics of cannabis plants. So far, we……

CBD, THC & cannabis genetics – Part 2

Last month we took a deep dive with Leafly chief science writer Nick Jikomes into the genetics of a cannabis plant’s THC and CBD production and learned that both chemicals……

Can’t get high at Coachella? WeedMaps to the rescue!

It will be the first Coachella since Proposition 64. To say expectations are high would be an understatement. Illicit cannabis has always been part of the thrill of California’s biggest……

Best cannabis conferences to attend this season

Let’s face it, attending cannabis conferences is not cheap. There’s the travel costs, hotels, the meals. Typically, everything is situated in the ritzy end of town where the four-dollar cups……