Getting High? No, Getting Well

Medicine Box, like every other cannabis company, begins and ends with the plant. And only by mastering the plant’s unique heritage and history can we or you maximize its benefits.

The plant itself: How its history shaped Medicine Box

Medicine Box, like every other cannabis company, begins and ends with the plant. And only by mastering the plant’s unique heritage and history can we or you maximize its benefits.

How to do your cannabis oil

There’s lots of ways you can distill and process cannabis oil, but for Medicine Box there’s really two ways: you can either go for volume or go for quality. Since we’re working to make people well, not high, there really is no choice at all.

Charting the future of the cannabis plant

When I consider the future of cannabis, I think less about the “industry” and more about the cannabis plant itself. How does it change peoples’ bodies, minds and souls, and how will we design it to change ourselves as human beings? Each brand you...

Cannabis and climate change

Quite a coincidence, that we should be talking about building a cannabis industry at the exact time climate change poses its deepest challenge to civilization’s hegemony. Or maybe it isn’t. To be sure, there’s a lot of attention given to business...
Getting High? No, Getting Well

Getting High? No, Getting Well

Medicine Box, like every other cannabis company, begins and ends with the plant. And only by mastering the plant’s unique heritage and history can we or you maximize its benefits.

How to do your cannabis oil

How to do your cannabis oil

There’s lots of ways you can distill and process cannabis oil, but for Medicine Box there’s really two ways: you can either go for volume or go for quality. Since we’re working to make people well, not high, there really is no choice at all.

Charting the future of the cannabis plant

Charting the future of the cannabis plant

When I consider the future of cannabis, I think less about the “industry” and more about the cannabis plant itself. How does it change peoples’ bodies, minds and souls, and how will we design it to change ourselves as human beings? Each brand you...

Cannabis and climate change

Cannabis and climate change

Quite a coincidence, that we should be talking about building a cannabis industry at the exact time climate change poses its deepest challenge to civilization’s hegemony. Or maybe it isn’t. To be sure, there’s a lot of attention given to business...

Cannabis Politics, or The Art of Slow and Steady

Cannabis Politics, or The Art of Slow and Steady

Politics, they say, is the art of the possible. So is it possible for a group of formerly outlaw growers and consumers to preserve the best of the California tradition from bureaucracy and the well-financed major players it inevitably favors? It will...

Just Say NO to Cannabis Factory Farming

Just Say NO to Cannabis Factory Farming

If you had been told that the apples or lettuce in your grocery store were grown in a warehouse, would you purchase it? Probably not, but somehow, the rules of farming don’t seem to apply for cannabis, It’s time for that to change. Yes, I am aware of...

The Holistic World Part II: Implementation

The Holistic World Part II: Implementation

How I kicked antidepressants using equanimity and CBD. For me, the shift from Prozac to cannabis changed everything - my lifestyle, my business, everything. Was it easy? No. Was it worth it? Yes. For starters, my treatment came with a lot of...

The Holistic World Part I: Discovery

The Holistic World Part I: Discovery

Certainly for as long as I’ve been alive, there’s always been one way to tackle a struggle with the soul: blot out the symptom. Exploring cannabis, I eventually discovered a path to greater wellness; since then, I have devoted my life to it. For me,...