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Growing Marijuana

California County Bans Outdoor Medical Marijuana Grows

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

Medical marijuana growers in northern California's Lake County were banned from growing cannabis outdoors Tuesday when voters approved an outdoor-grow...

PHOTOS: Brooklyn Used To Grow A LOT Of Marijuana

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

Not so long ago, the marijuana arrest capital of the world was covered in, well, marijuana. A fascinating blog from the Brooklyn Public Library re...

What This Loving Husband Did For His Wife Might Land Him In Prison

Posted 06.15.2013 | Fifty

A South Carolina man could face years in prison for drug trafficking after investigators found 137 marijuana plants growing in his backyard last month...

The Environmental Impacts Of An Unregulated Marijuana Industry

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.20.2013 | Green

A majority of Americans may support pot legalization but in a changing landscape with more 420-friendly folk, the true environmental impacts of an unr...

Why One Dad Grew $25,000 Worth Of Weed

Posted 01.25.2013 | Weddings

It's true that some fathers will do anything to make their daughters happy -- just ask one British man who started growing marijuana to pay for his da...

Indoor Marijuana Study Finds Dangerous Levels Of Mold

Posted 09.12.2012 | Denver

A study conducted by National Jewish Health found that police can be exposed to dangerous levels of mold during illegal, indoor marijuana-growing bust...

LOOK: Man Lived In Illegal Pot Shed In Park

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 08.01.2012 | Los Angeles

Three men were busted Monday morning for what some might compare to Henry David Thoreau's Walden experiment, an attempt to achieve self-reliance by li...

Cook County Employee Arrested For Growing Pot Near Subsidized Home

Posted 11.24.2011 | Chicago

A Cook County Forest Preserve "resident watchman" has been arrested and charged with growing marijuana. Cynthia Wojtanowski, 45, and her boyfriend ...

Colorado Man Develops "Greener" Grow Lights

The Durango Herald | Heather Scofield | Posted 08.16.2011 | Denver

Demand drives innovation. And with an estimated $1.7 billion in annual sales in state-sanctioned markets plus $18 billion in sales on the black market...

Is Miracle-Gro Going To Pot?

Wall Street Journal | By DANA MATTIOLI | Posted 08.14.2011 | Denver

Scotts Miracle-Go Co. has long sold weed killer. Now, it's hoping to help people grow killer weed. In an unlikely move for the head of a major com...

'WalMart Of Weed' Opens In AZ, Denver Next?

Reuters | David Schwartz | Posted 08.02.2011 | Denver

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Some local wags are calling it the "Wal-Mart of Weed" or "Home DePot." Seeking to capitalize on Arizona's newly enacted med...

2,000 Pot Plants Burned, Two Men Arrested In Forest Preserve Bust

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

If you were driving through Orland Park on Friday night, you might have smelled a distinctly acrid odor in the air. That would have been the smell of ...

Marijuana Found Growing On Sidewalk

NYC The Blog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City is officially and literally going to pot. The evidence is above, thanks to a friend of NYC The Blog who shared this photo showing a nasc...

Mexican Pot Gangs Infiltrate Indian Reservations In U.S.

wsj.com | JOEL MILLMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WARM SPRINGS, Ore. -- Police Chief Carmen Smith says he knows three things about suspected drug trafficker Artemio Corona: He's from Mexico, prefers a...

Jeremy Wheeler Tried To Eat Pot Plants After Weed Bust: Cops

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

CORTLAND, N.Y. (AP) - Deputies say an upstate New York man has been charged with evidence tampering after he was busted for growing marijuana -- and t...