Royal reefer

If you love marijuana and are into the British royal family, there’s a new cannabis strain for you. Meghan Markle’s Oregon-based nephew created “Markle’s Sparkle,” a strain that celebrates (and capitalizes on) his aunt’s marriage to Prince Harry. Do you think Queen Elizabeth will give it a go?

DEA marijuana busts decline

In 2017, Drug Enforcement Agency agents confiscated 37% fewer cannabis plants than they did in 2016. While that is a massive drop, the feds still seized over 3 million marijuana plants last year. That’s a lot of bud.

Nevada cannabis sales

Nevada’s recreational marijuana industry is doing well, to say the least. Sales have continued to surpass projections, with the state seeing its highest monthly total yet in March. Check out the numbers here.

Marijuana giant meets Wall Street

Canopy Growth Corp, Canada’s massive cannabis business, has begun trading on the New York Stock Exchange. It’s a BFD for marijuana enthusiasts and investors alike.

Chong turns 80

Comedian and cannabis-lover Tommy Chong turned 80 on May 24th, and he looks great. Does heavy marijuana use slow the aging process?