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Original Nectar: Healing for the Greater Good Original Nectar: Healing for the Greater Good Original Nectar: Healing for the Greater Good Original Nectar: Healing for the Greater Good


Barry Herzberg, founder and co-owner of Original Nectar, a cannabis extraction and product manufacturer in San Diego, California, is an...

Jim McAlpine Clears the Air on Cannabis Jim McAlpine Clears the Air on Cannabis Jim McAlpine Clears the Air on Cannabis Jim McAlpine Clears the Air on Cannabis


An advocate of cannabis for all the right reasons, 420 Games founder Jim McAlpine is on a mission to promote the fact that marijuana can be...

With 24 Grow Licenses Up for Grabs in Ohio, Who Will Profit? With 24 Grow Licenses Up for Grabs in Ohio, Who Will Profit? With 24 Grow Licenses Up for Grabs in Ohio, Who Will Profit? With 24 Grow Licenses Up for Grabs in Ohio, Who Will Profit?


Competition will be tough when it comes to snapping up a limited number grow licenses in Ohio

Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work Current Cannabis Job Market: Why People Are Having a Tough Time Finding Work


If someone is serious about changing career paths and entering the cannabis space, here are a few helpful pointers

The Strain Hunters: Loss,  Legacy, and Landraces The Strain Hunters: Loss,  Legacy, and Landraces The Strain Hunters: Loss,  Legacy, and Landraces The Strain Hunters: Loss,  Legacy, and Landraces


Strain Hunters Arjan Roskam and Franco Loja were on a seemingly unstoppable roll. A single mosquito changed that

Weed Traveler: The 420 Games in La La Land Weed Traveler: The 420 Games in La La Land Weed Traveler: The 420 Games in La La Land Weed Traveler: The 420 Games in La La Land


Kicking off her Weed Traveler series for Hydrolife, Sharon Letts attended the 420 Games in Los Angeles to see what they were all about

Royal Queen Seeds: Cannabis Genetics Fit for Royalty Royal Queen Seeds: Cannabis Genetics Fit for Royalty Royal Queen Seeds: Cannabis Genetics Fit for Royalty Royal Queen Seeds: Cannabis Genetics Fit for Royalty


With the cannabis industry gaining a stronger foothold in Canada, it’s business time for companies like is Royal Queen Seeds (RQS). Already...

Dispensary Profile: Trees Dispensary Profile: Trees Dispensary Profile: Trees Dispensary Profile: Trees


Trees Dispensary currently operates five storefronts on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, and started out in Victoria in 2012 as a...

Soaking in a Little Sunshine: Sunboldt Grown Cooperative Soaking in a Little Sunshine: Sunboldt Grown Cooperative Soaking in a Little Sunshine: Sunboldt Grown Cooperative Soaking in a Little Sunshine: Sunboldt Grown Cooperative


Why is the Emerald Triangle a leader in growing quality cannabis? Sunshine Johnston takes Hydrolife writer Sharon Letts on a tour of...

Pearl and Joyce are The Bud Sisters of Southern Humboldt Pearl and Joyce are The Bud Sisters of Southern Humboldt Pearl and Joyce are The Bud Sisters of Southern Humboldt Pearl and Joyce are The Bud Sisters of Southern Humboldt


Longtime friends Pearl Moon and Joyce Centofanti have spent decades having adventures, creating and healing together. As The Bud Sisters,...

Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format Experienced Growers Need Only Apply: Translating Your Personal Cannabis Growing into Resume Format


In decades past, the prospect of including your home growing experience on a resume was a fantasy, afterthought, or simple impossibility....

Ganja Goddess: Jessica Ferneyhough Ganja Goddess: Jessica Ferneyhough Ganja Goddess: Jessica Ferneyhough Ganja Goddess: Jessica Ferneyhough


Meet Jessica Ferneyhough, a registered practical nurse who helps medicinal cannabis patients sort through what’s what

Highest Comic Standing: Ryan Bourassa Highest Comic Standing: Ryan Bourassa Highest Comic Standing: Ryan Bourassa Highest Comic Standing: Ryan Bourassa


Ryan Bourassa, a 28-year-old stand-up comedian currently performing open-mic nights in Las Vegas, went from being a straight-edge most of...

Dispensary Profile: The Green Cross Dispensary Profile: The Green Cross Dispensary Profile: The Green Cross Dispensary Profile: The Green Cross


With medicinal marijuana gaining acceptance in California and across the United States, the future is less hazy for dispensaries like The...

Ross Rebagliati's Gold: How an Olympic Scandal Changed Cannabis Perceptions Ross Rebagliati's Gold: How an Olympic Scandal Changed Cannabis Perceptions Ross Rebagliati's Gold: How an Olympic Scandal Changed Cannabis Perceptions Ross Rebagliati's Gold: How an Olympic Scandal Changed Cannabis Perceptions


At the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympic Games, Canadian snowboarder Ross Rebagliati became the first ever to win a gold medal in men’s...

Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers? Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers? Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers? Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers?


Roadside breathalyzer tests for alcohol have been a useful tool for law enforcement to remove impaired drivers from our roads. Should...

Cultivating with Kushman: Oaksterdam University and Kyle Kushman Offer Cannabis Classes for the Masses Cultivating with Kushman: Oaksterdam University and Kyle Kushman Offer Cannabis Classes for the Masses Cultivating with Kushman: Oaksterdam University and Kyle Kushman Offer Cannabis Classes for the Masses Cultivating with Kushman: Oaksterdam University and Kyle Kushman Offer Cannabis Classes for the Masses


Want to go from seed to weed in the most natural way possible? Well-known marijuana cultivator Kyle Kushman and Oaksterdam University have...

Women Grow: Creating a Truly Diverse Cannabis Industry Women Grow: Creating a Truly Diverse Cannabis Industry Women Grow: Creating a Truly Diverse Cannabis Industry Women Grow: Creating a Truly Diverse Cannabis Industry


The legal cannabis industry is so new that its members are still deciding on what it’s going to look like. For the North American...

Seeking a Milder Dose: More Medical Marijuana Patients are Opting to Grow Their Own Seeking a Milder Dose: More Medical Marijuana Patients are Opting to Grow Their Own Seeking a Milder Dose: More Medical Marijuana Patients are Opting to Grow Their Own Seeking a Milder Dose: More Medical Marijuana Patients are Opting to Grow Their Own


It's no surprise that more people are starting to grow cannabis in order to explore its medicinal or recreational properties