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Alaska Cannabis Regulators Award First Licenses

Alaska regulators were applauded Thursday as they approved the first licenses for legal marijuana growing and testing facilities — another milestone for the fledgling industry.

How to Grow Cannabis Indoors: A Beginner’s Guide

Our guide to indoor cannabis growing will help simplify the process for you into clear, easy-to-digest sections designed to help the first-time grower get started.

When Is Your Cannabis in Season? Factors That Influence Growing, Harvest, and Availability

Like produce, cannabis is frequently best when it's in season despite being available year-round. Learn more about strains' seasonality and the factors that affect their growth.

Will This Report Open the Door to Legal Cannabis Growing in the Netherlands?

The study could spur a review of the Dutch "backdoor paradox," under which coffeeshops are allowed to sell cannabis even while wholesale and cultivation remain illegal.

Why Cannabis-Growing Techniques Differ So Much Between the U.S. and Europe

Due to differences in laws, electricity prices, suitable climate and some other factors, the European and the U.S. indoor culture developed on separate tracks. Here are the main differences.

Barcelona’s First Female Mayor Grants Amnesty to Cannabis Clubs, but Will It Stick?

The mayor this week allowed more than 100 clubs that were slated for permanent closure to remain open and continue cultivating and distributing cannabis.

How Austria Became Europe’s Cannabis Clone Superstore

Thanks to odd quirks of Austrian law, the country has become the capital of legal cannabis clones. Consumption, though? Still verboten.

Home Cannabis Cultivation & Possession Laws: A State-by-State Guide

We put together a helpful guide outlining the home cultivation status for states that have legalized some form of cannabis.

State of the Leaf: Alaska OKs Cannabis Clubs, and Vancouver Licenses its First Dispensary

It's crunch time in Michigan, a Tennessee politician could face charges for cultivation, and Macedonia will offer cannabis in pharmacies.

The Shake: Colorado Cops Can’t Keep Up With Cannabis Laws

Louisiana could expand its narrow MMJ law, Colorado sees strong sales in 2016, and does Washington already grow enough cannabis?

German Medical Legalization Would Curb Home Grows, Keep Cannabis in Pharmacies

Without question the new law is a milestone for German patients, but it still leaves out important details, such as by ignoring the need for a wider range of medical strains.

‘Cheap Pot!’: What’s the Deal with the $6 Gram?

Forget that nonsense you’ve heard about cannabis being so much more expensive in legal states than the black market: Grams for just $6 are increasingly common at state-licensed shops.

The Shake: Denver Has Growhouse Brokers, and Miami Cops Bust Man with Majestic Half-Beard

Legalization advocates are at the White House today, a Utah study shows further potential for cannabis epilepsy treatment, and seriously, this guy's beard.

The Shake: Racial Disparities in Arrests and a ‘Willy Wonka’ Cannabis Party

D.C. votes to ban cannabis clubs, childhood epilepsy drug shows potential, and combat soldiers grow free cannabis for veterans.

The Shake: An Eric Holder Facepalm, Vermont’s Speedy Progress, and Cannabis Ceviche

Vermont is making quick progress toward being the country's next legal state. Eric Holder saves his call to reschedule for when he's impotent to change anything. And can Connecticut get some cannabis revenue already?