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How to Find the Right Dispensary

The proliferation of dispensaries, 167 in Portland alone, allows for an array of experiences. Finding the right one can be a daunting task, but when done right will bud into a lasting relationship.   Before setting out, consider what you want out of the experience: it might be helpful to think about your favorite coffee […]

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Cannabis History

The ‘drug wars’ of the twentieth century have often obscured the important uses of the marijuana plant, driven often by competing private interests, most notably big alcohol, big tobacco, and big pharma. Cannabis has been present in global society for over 12,000 years. Hemp fiber was an important industrial resource used in paper, fishing nets, […]

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