Seattle Hempfest 2019: Leafly’s Guide to the Original Protestival

During the third weekend in August, three connected parks north of Seattle’s waterfront transform into a friendly, fragrant celebration. Hempfest, now in its 28th year, is widely regarded as America’s biggest and longest-running cannabis festival. RELATED STORY 7 Cannabis Strains Perfect for Daytime Use After the roar of Seafair, Hempfest feels like a relatively laid-back […]

How Labs Are Improving Solvent Recovery With Ecodyst

This article is brought to you by Ecodyst, bringing innovative solvent recovery solutions to cannabis extraction labs. From electricity-gobbling chillers to power-hungry solvent recovery machines, extracting cannabis oil can be surprisingly time- and energy-intensive. As the industry grows, disruptive tech companies like Ecodyst are making a big impact in cannabis labs by revolutionizing solvent recovery. What […]

Living a Lifestyle of Wellness with Canvas 1839 CBD

This article is presented by Canvas 1839, bringing you thoughtfully-formulated hemp-derived CBD products for body and mind.  In a world that can pressure you to constantly lean in, Canvas 1839 wants you to stand tall. Their company fosters a collective attitude of realness, acknowledging that it is perfectly okay to consider getting that kink out […]

Debate Preview: Cannabis Could Fuel Harris–Biden Showdown

This week’s Democratic debates look to be the last hurrah for many of the candidates. This is the second round of two-night debates, with 20 candidates spread over two evenings, and there will not be a third. Somebody’s gotta go. Democratic Debates: CNN, July 30 & 31 (Tue & Wed), 8 p.m. Eastern With so […]

USA Today Report: Cannabis Consumers Reduce Use of Pills, Booze

A new report by Gannett, the publisher of USA Today and dozens of other publications, has found that cannabis use by new consumers correlates with a reduction in their use of painkillers and alcohol. The study, conducted the company’s digital marketing arm, LOCALiQ, combined survey responses with mobile data to paint a picture of cannabis […]