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We’re on the Road to Chalice!

We’re on the Road to Chalice, 2017! The last day to submit to the contest is May 26th! Go to www.chalice.com/competition to sign up and schedule your intake appointment. Don’t miss your chance to compete in one of the best cannabis competitions in California! Share on Tumblr We’re on the Road to Chalice! May 23rd, […]

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5 Ways to Become a Contender in the 2017 Chalice Competition

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It’s hard to believe that spring is already upon us and the summer festival season is just around the corner!  SC Labs is excited to work with Chalice Festival in 2017 for the fourth consecutive year. This year, SC Labs’ Santa Cruz, Santa Ana and Santa Rosa locations will serve as official drop stations for […]

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Cannabis and Asthma

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Asthma is an inflammatory condition that constricts the airways and causes increased mucus production. The lungs of an asthmatic are inflammed making them sensitive to a variety of triggers such as allergens or exercise. The presence of such triggers can cause further agitation leading to an asthma attack where the smooth muscles around the lungs […]

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Unravelling the Cannabis Genome

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With many significant scientific studies coming out on the therapeutic benefits of the compounds in cannabis there has been a growing interest in understanding how these compounds are produced in the plant. In 2011 these interests resulted in the formation of the company Medicinal Genomics, the first group to sequence the cannabis genome. Kevin McKernan […]

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The Emerald Cup 2013

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On December 14th and 15th thousands of medical cannabis patients and enthusiasts congregated at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds for the 10th annual Emerald Cup. The Emerald Cup showcases the best in California outdoor grown cannabis and solventless extracts and is my favorite cup I’ve been to thus far in my two years in the cannabis […]

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Santa Cruz Cup 2013

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Being located in such a cannabis oriented community its no surprise the city of Santa Cruz has it’s own cannabis cup, and a very successful one at that. This event has experienced quite a bit of growth in just this last year with over triple the attendees of the previous year. This didn’t surprise me […]

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