Tag Archives | Legalization

Phil Murphy is the new pro-legalization governor of New Jersey.

Garden State Gubernatorial: Christie Out, Murphy In. Will New Jersey Be The Next Legal Grow State?

This past Tuesday, November 7, New Jersey voters waved goodbye to Republican Governor Chris Christie in the state’s gubernatorial election and elected a new governor, Democrat Phil Murphy. New Jersey cannabis advocates have already celebrated Murphy’s victory because of his potential to end statewide cannabis prohibition. According to NJ.com, the Goldman Sachs alum has promised […]

Continue Reading
cannabis oligopoly

Cultivation Oligopolies Are Set To Infiltrate The Canna Community. Here’s Why You Should Be Afraid

Although cannabis is nonlethal and useful for so many purposes, the same “reefer madness” that initiated prohibition in the 1930s is used to justify consolidation of the small and collective farming model in the legalization era. This isn’t unfamiliar territory, considering most of the United States agriculture market and so many other American industries have […]

Continue Reading
growing your own marijuana

You Can Grow Your Own Way: Here’s Why Growing Your Own Cannabis is Better than Buying It

Like other Colorado cannabis consumers, Trevor was a self-described weedhead who celebrated when medical and recreational marijuana were legalized in his home state in 2000 and 2012, respectively. He thought legalization would decrease his marijuana costs, give him alternatives to the cannabis black market, and greatly increase the variety of cannabis products he could buy. […]

Continue Reading
Massachusetts marijuana

Massachusetts Marijuana Growers Profit from Question 4 Recreational Marijuana Legalization Delays

Massachusetts marijuana growers are amused by the incompetence and delays that the state’s governor and legislature have created regarding the state’s “Question 4” marijuana legalization law. Question 4 was passed by voters in November, 2016, despite millions of dollars spent against it by GOP casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson and the Roman Catholic Church. But after […]

Continue Reading
black market marijuana growing

Black Market Marijuana Growing Success Secrets

I did a cannabis sampling business trip to Colorado and Oregon, home of thriving legal cannabis retailers. I bought the best buds and concentrates dispensaries had to offer. None of it was as tasty or stony as what I grow and sell. Yes, they had cannabis food and drinks I can’t manufacture. That stuff is […]

Continue Reading
Maine marijuana

Recreational Maine Marijuana Legalization Celebrated by Maine Marijuana Growers

Maine marijuana growers and users cheered in 2016 when voters approved Question 1, which legalizes growing, possessing and transfer of marijuana by adults 21 years and older. Prohibitionists such as right-wing Republican Governor Paul LePage told ludicrous reefer madness lies about Question 1. After it passed, LePage and other marijuana opponents forced a costly, time-consuming […]

Continue Reading
drug war

Beware: The Marijuana Drug War Continues

With all the good news about marijuana legalization and with stats showing more and more Americans using and growing marijuana, you’d think the marijuana drug war is over, so we can chill. But you’d be wrong. The marijuana drug war continues– there are still many dangers to watch out for if you’re a marijuana grower […]

Continue Reading

Reproduction whole or in part of any words, images, or any other material from any BigBudsMag.Com pages without first obtaining explicit written permission from BigBudsMag.com is strictly prohibited and is theft of intellectual property that could result in criminal or civil charges.