Category Archives: oregon

A Complete Tourism Guide to Portland’s 2018 Cannabis Scene

Portland, Oregon is a mecca for cannabis lovers everywhere. One of the first places to legalize and decriminalize the magic herb, it was the home of the first cannabis cafe to open in the US (RIP World Famous Cannabis Cafe) and houses the country’s first CBD cafe, too. Unlike our friends in Canada who nearly […]

Turmoil at Canadian cannabis producer after license revoked

The senior leadership of a British Columbia marijuana company abruptly resigned after Health Canada said it planned to revoke the production and dealer licenses of its subsidiary over “unauthorized activities with cannabis.” Ascent Industries announced the departure of CEO Philip Campbell, Chief Operating Officer Reid Parrand and President James Poelzer last week in a news […]

Blumenauer: Congress Will Be ‘Better Than Ever’ on Cannabis

The top cannabis ally in Congress sounded downright giddy Wednesday as he discussed what the midterm election results could mean for cannabis reform at the federal level. “It was a big night,” US Rep. Earl Blumenauer said Wednesday on a conference call with reporters. “Three states approved: Utah, Missouri, and Michigan with adult use, continuing […]

Harvest Season: Life on a Cannabis Farm in Southern Oregon

In Southern Oregon the busy fall harvest is in full swing. The long, warm summers, rich native soil, and excellent sunlight make this one of the best natural landscapes to cultivate cannabis. Farms big and small alike dot the rugged countryside. The long, laborious growing season winds down as the days get shorter and the […]

Paranormal Activity Spooks Oregon Dispensary Staff

Is the ghost of a dead pharmacist haunting a new dispensary in Oregon City, Oregon? Watch the video and judge for yourself. “Frankly, my jaw hit the floor, dude.” Jordan Brown, manager, Five Zero Trees Oregon City Patrons are swarming to Five Zero Trees in Oregon City for more than their amazing strains, such as Golden Lemons […]

Q&A: Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley pushes for safe banking in the legal marijuana industry

(photo courtesy Sen. Jeff Merkley on Facebook) Jeff Merkley is no stranger to cannabis law reform in the America. The Oregon lawmaker came out as the first U.S. senator to vote for a legal marijuana bill when his state voted to pass Measure 91 in 2014. He has since worked on further marijuana law reforms […]

Oregon’s Craft Cannabis Strains, by the Terpene

If you’ve ever had the experience of smoking a 14% THC flower and getting higher than something with twice its cannabinoid concentration, you’ve experienced the power of the entourage effect and cannabis terpenes. Terpenes are the aromatic compounds responsible for the diverse scents and flavors expressed in cannabis. But terpenes do a lot more than […]

Top Rated Dispensaries in Oregon College Towns

Maybe you’ve already discovered your favorite dive bar or late-night pizza joint. But do you know the best place for your cannabis needs? We’ve curated Leafly reviewers’ favorites in college towns that have legal cannabis for adults 21 and up. Note that not every city is included. Portland isn’t on here, because let’s be real, […]

Your Guide to Lincoln City, Oregon Dispensaries & Cannabis Hotspots

Planning a trip along the Oregon coast? Cannabis isn’t always easy to find out here, but this guide to Oregon’s coastal cannabis dispensaries will make it a breeze. Explore your cannabis options by city or plan your road trip through each city for the full experience. A third of the way down Oregon’s coast on […]

Your Guide to Coos Bay & North Bend, Oregon Dispensaries & Cannabis Hotspots

Planning a trip along the Oregon coast? Cannabis isn’t always easy to find out here, but this guide to Oregon’s coastal cannabis dispensaries will make it a breeze. Explore your cannabis options by city or plan your road trip through each city for the full experience. While North Bend and Coos Bay are different towns, […]