cannabis history, medical marijuana, music and cannabis

Louis Armstrong and Cannabis

The influential Jazz musician, Louis Armstrong (b. August 4, 1901), was an advocate for cannabis use medicinally and socially. In his era is was called many things including: "gage," "mugs," and "Mary Warner." Armstrong used cannabis for relaxation before and after performances and expressed the following sentiment about the camaraderie he felt: “That’s one reason… Continue reading Louis Armstrong and Cannabis

Botany, Cannabis Science, medical marijuana, music and cannabis

Beetles and Beatles

Beetles and Beatles Growing Cannabis with Ladybugs Today is Sir Paul McCartney's 77th birthday. This got us thinking about the Beatles and more importantly for cannabis cultivation, Ladybug Beetles (also known as ladybird beetles). When growing cannabis, we'd like to go as organic as we can when solving any growing obstacles. Ladybugs are natural enemies… Continue reading Beetles and Beatles

Maine Medical Cannabis, music and cannabis

Cannabis and Music & New Arrivals

"Music and herb go together." ~ Bob Marley Indeed. Over time, music and cannabis have gone hand and hand. Artists like Bob Marley, Willie Nelson, and Snoop Dog have done a lot to illustrate the therapeutic uses of cannabis and bring it into the "mainstream" conversation. The science behind why cannabis and music are so… Continue reading Cannabis and Music & New Arrivals