SoHumBorn Sunday

In December 2008, a Southern Humboldt blogger began posting fictional tales of the marijuana culture. Some people were appalled. Most were enthralled. For three months her stories gripped the online community and then, abruptly, she was gone. Even though SoHumBorn pulled her blog, for months her stories were available in the cached version but eventually they, too, were swallowed into

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"Hell, Its Legal"

Not long ago, someone I was interviewing at the Emerald Cup told me that they weren’t worried about cops and cannabis because “Hell, its legal.” Now, that’s crazy talk, right? Except, every once in awhile, there’s something that  that makes me wonder if I’m the one not living in the real world.  Here’s an ad from Budtrader.com pg. 2  entitled

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Put that in Your Pipe and Smoke It: Insecticides and Banned Chemicals Found in Dispensary Pot

The recent crackdown on marijuana dispensaries in LA has activists howling.  But after hearing about the amounts of insecticides found on some of the confiscated weed, patients should be howling for the blood of some of those pot shop owners.  The medicine that people need for illnesses that range from Aids to Cancer to Multiple Sclerosis can be laced with

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Show your Support for Humboldt Growers–HuGG One Today

Worried about marijuana legalization? How is the changing economic climate going to harm Humboldt, the whole North Coast, and growers in general? A new Humboldt Growers Guild is seeking members.  They want to work with the legalization groups such as the Marijuana Policy Project to create laws supporting small farmers.  They have a new blog. Here is a post from

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High Times Editor Comments on Cannabis Cup and Outdoor Marijuana

Yesterday, High Times announced a Medical Marijuana Cannabis Cup will be held this year in San Francisco.  Today, concerns that the June date might be handicapping outdoor growers spread throughout Humboldt.  In an effort to answer these concerns I contacted David Bienenstock the new West Coast editor at High Times. Bienenstock has proved to be exceptionally friendly to outdoor growers

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