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Americans eye Canada’s cannabis edibles market, but wary of costly regulations

U.S. marijuana companies are keeping a close eye on the development of Canada’s edibles sector, but executives say the regulations proposed by Health Canada will be burdensome for manufacturers – and ultimately make them less competitive with the illicit market. Canada’s health department unveiled its proposed rules for edible cannabis and infused beverages, extracts and topicals […]

Washington Teens Smoked Less Pot Amid Legalization, Study Concludes

The authors of a new study on teen marijuana use say legalization in Washington has not caused rates to go up — they appear to be in decline Cannabis legalization for adults 21 and over in Washington has not led to increased teen use of the drug, according to an authoritative, new non-partisan study. The […]

Study: Teenage marijuana use declined after legalization in Washington state

Despite fears against Washington’s voter-approved marijuana legalization initiative in 2012, use among teenagers has not increased since then. A new study published Wednesday by the Journal of the American Medical Association found that cannabis use among adolescents fell to a statistically significant rate after Washington state legalized recreational marijuana for adult use. Researchers found that […]

The Organic Terroir of Puffin Farm

Puffin Farm: A Mom-and-Pop Grow Op My trip to Puffin Farm started out very much like many of my visits to Washington State. I landed at Sea-Tac on a cold, drizzly morning and was met at the airport by my nephew-in-law. But this time, instead of heading into Seattle, we drove two-plus hours in the […]

Top Rated Dispensaries in Washington 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. Some big urban areas, such as Seattle—which isn’t […]

What Touring an Extraction Lab Taught Me About Washington Cannabis

Coming from Dallas, I knew there would be a lot to learn a lot about cannabis when I moved to Washington. Sure, I was already well-versed in flower and various strains, but extracts? I know nothing, Jon Snow. To correct that, I toured the lab of Seattle cannabis extractor Heylo. Here are five things I […]

Deals on Dabs: 5 Washington Cannabis Concentrates Under $20

Cannabis can be expensive, especially in Washington State. Because I care about your pockets like I care about you, I’ve searched out five great locally extracted concentrates that won’t break the bank. Note: These are pre-tax prices, but still—it’s a great deal. Lemon Cake Shatter by Fireline (Julia Sumpter/Leafly) Price: $15 per gram Check these menus […]