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Marijuana Strains 101

Learn about the basics of marijuana strains, cross-breading strains and more.
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Why Weed is Medicine

Potent drugs found in marijuana and how they can treat medical conditions.
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Welcome to Weedtown’s Learning Center. Learn about cannabis basics like cannabinoid and THC, the differences between marijuana strains, the history of weed in the United States and more.

Marijuana 101

Cannabinoids and Marijuana

The chemical compounds that make up cannabis and how they work in our bodies.

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Anatomy and morphology of the cannabis plant

Non-pollinated female cannabis plants make better weed. Can you tell a male from female plant?

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Marijuana, Pot and Weed. The many names of the bud

A dozen names for the same thing? Here’s the etymology and history of some of the most commonly used words in the marijuana lexicon.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Marijuana

Frequently asked questions about the common uses, effects, and outcomes of marijuana.

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Hemp 101

When you think hemp you probably think marijuana but the two have a variety of unrelated uses.

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Indica, Sativa, and Hybrids Oh My. Know Your Marijuana

Cannabis sativa, cannabis indica and cannabis hybrids all have different formulations and effects. Know before you smoke.

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Strains

Frequently Asked Questions about Marijuana Strains

Your questions about marijuana strains answered.

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Marijuana Strains 101

Learn about the basics of marijuana strains, cross-breading strains and more.

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History of Weed

Weed Strain Name History

How weed strains get their names.

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The History of Marijuana in the United States

An overview of the historical uses of marijuana in the United States.

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The Marijuana Tax Act of 1937

In 1937 a tax was placed on marijuana in efforts to stop people from using the drug, especially for recreational purposes.

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The Brief History of Marijuana

Before it was marijuana, it was cannabis and it was used for many medicinal purposes.

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Marijuana and Religion

Marijuana has been used for religious practices, ceremonies, and beliefs for thousands of years.

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Medical Marijuana Info

Obtaining a Medical Marijuana Card

Different states, different rules: here’s a summary of the steps needed in your state to obtain medical marijuana card.

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Why Weed is Medicine

Potent drugs found in marijuana and how they can treat medical conditions.

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Using Marijuana Responsibly

Marijuana is a very potent drug – learn to use it wisely, effectively and safely.

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Medical Marijuana Evaluations

Medical marijuana evaluations determine your eligibility for legally using cannabis as a medication.

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What Marijuana Treats

An overview of the common ailments that are successfully treated by medical marijuana.

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Smoking, Eating, & More

Eating and Smoking Marijuana, and More

How to choose the form of marijuana that works best for your needs.

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Medical Marijuana Testing

Medical Marijuana testing is beneficial for measuring the levels of wanted and unwanted contents.

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Ways to Roll and Smoke Your Marijuana

The different kinds of rolling styles for marijuana: joints, blunts, and spliffs.

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