How do you describe a High Times Cannabis Cup to a 62-year-old from the Midwest who’s never smoked pot? After a few feeble attempts describing chilled-out scenes and surreal moments viewing pounds of marijuana that in many US states would equal jail time, it felt best to let experience be the guide. So, on a […]
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Captain Hooter is a veteran American cannabis connoisseur who has been living in the Netherlands for three years. When a friend asked him what he thought was Amsterdam’s best coffee shop, he decided to visit all 167 of them. “Wow. What a mess,” he tells BBM in a revealing interview. A few months ago, Captain […]
In the decades-long battle against cannabis prohibition, when growing and possessing cannabis was illegal everywhere in the United States, a handful of brave soldiers stood out as leaders in the battle — and all of them were persecuted because of it. Dennis Peron, long considered the father of medical marijuana, was shot by police, but […]
Compared to most other Latin American nations, Chile has taken quite the reformist stance when it comes to cannabis. In 2015, medical-use marijuana became legal in the Land of Poets, with the legislation supported by 48.2 percent of the population. And yet, Chile began reforming its drug policy many years prior, back in 2005, with […]
It’s a rare treat when someone who’s bred and sold hundreds of thousands of marijuana seeds lets us into his world to tell us how he became one of the world’s top producers of cannabis strains. We’re fortunate to have the exclusive, fascinating backstory of Tony, the man who founded and owns award-winning Dutch marijuana […]
Yesterday I entered my bloom-phase grow room and was met with a dreaded sight. Dotted before me like rebellious agitators were several hermaphrodite flowers popping up on my cannabis plants, which had been grown from a feminized seed of the same strain. A hermaphrodite flower is one that has both staminate (male) and pistillate (female) […]
Close to the Dutch city of Nijmegen on the banks of the Waal river lies a tiny village called Lent. On the edge of the town, right next to the dike, a large villa was constructed around 1890 by a wealthy local merchant named Wouter Rijnders. He owned a windmill, a brewery and a factory […]
High Times is giving marijuana seeds legend Subcool from TGA Genetics the coveted Lester Grinspoon Lifetime Achievement Award. Subcool received the award in person on April 23rd at the 2017 Southern California High Times Cannabis Cup, joining the ranks of past winners such as Tommy Chong and Jorge Cervantes as one of a handful of […]
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