The Chinese New Year, also known at the Lunar New Year, is this Saturday, January 25, marking the beginning of the Year of the Metal Rat, signifying wealth and financial new beginnings. This is the most important holiday in Chinese cultures, which is a time of celebrations and family reunions, fireworks, and the gifting of wealth in red envelopes as good luck.read more
In 2018, Mexico’s Supreme Court ruled that cannabis prohibition is unconstitutional and tasked lawmakers in Mexico with passing and implementing cannabis-legalizing legislation — within one year of the ruling. That did not happen as 2019 came and went without a single legalization measure passing.read more
In a recent statement, Canada’s new Health Minister advised citizens to refrain from consuming cannabis, even legal cannabis completely.read more
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Modern Grower Interview with Oaksterdam University on High Education
Modern Grower sends Felix Fang to cannabis college! Fang gets the lowdown on higher education going on at Oaksterdam University.
Inside the College for Budding Weed Entrepreneurs
VICE’s Erica Matson spent a day at Oaksterdam University, America’s first cannabis college where they cover everything from the business side to the science side to the legal side of weed. It’s one of a handful of schools around the country offering a marijuana education for people hoping to enter the growing cannabis industry.