Wanted: Chief of Pot?

Sacramento seeks to fill a tough job

By | November 10th, 2015|14 Comments

Growing number of women lead in weed

Women Grow Sonoma County Chapter founder Ilana Sochaczewski posts a flier for an upcoming event, on the message board in Coffee Catz, in Sebastopol, on Thursday, July 2, 2015. The organization works to support and educate women to become entrepreneurs and leaders in the cannabis industry. While most [...]

By | October 20th, 2015|9 Comments

New laws for medical pot industry to include fingerprinting, criminal checks

New laws for medical pot industry in California include stricter oversight of growing, transport, quality and fingerprinting of medical patients.

By | October 13th, 2015|15 Comments

Trimmigrants headed to the Emerald Triangle for harvest season

Editor's Note: Marijuana Empire is a Press Democrat blog about the booming business opportunities and evolving medical marijuana culture in Northern California. PD Staff writer Julie Johnson covers evolving laws, policies and business ventures, while blogger Chris Hanson takes a look at the weekly news, people and culture of medical marijuana.  [...]

By | October 8th, 2015|33 Comments

California’s big-shot marijuana initiative has landed

A group of heavy-hitting Bay Area marijuana legalization activists have finally filed a proposed initiative to legalize adult use of marijuana in California. The Control, Regulate and Tax Cannabis Act of 2016 is anticipated to become a forerunner among a crowded field of draft initiatives jostling to legalize pot's recreational [...]

By | October 5th, 2015|9 Comments

Strain of the Week: Bubba Kush (Pre 98)

Bubba Kush (Pre98) is the strain that takes you back.

By | October 1st, 2015|24 Comments

Santa Rosa Companies provide #valleyfire patients free cannabis products

#ValleyFire victims can access up to $200 in free cannabis products from local company

By | September 28th, 2015|12 Comments

Talking pot: The how and why

It's time to start talking about weed in Northern California, no matter what your position.

By | September 21st, 2015|4 Comments

Marijuana glossary: Ten words every marijuana patient needs to know

What's the difference between CBD, THC and dabs? We explain

By | September 21st, 2015|7 Comments

Snoop Dogg launches pot website: world shocked

Who knows pot better than Snoop? Now he's bringing it to the world via a new website.

By | September 21st, 2015|3,964 Comments