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At the age of 16, he led the national charge against cannabis prohibition and later, organized the annual Smoke-Ins in Washington D.C. He founded the world's largest medical cannabis dispensary, wrote The Cannabis Manifesto and starred in TV's Weed Wars. And after 40 years as a cannabis activist, entrepreneur and thought leader, Steve DeAngelo is turning his attention to... YOU. Now, in this original interactive series, you can ask Steve anything about cannabis. Wanna be part of the show? Submit a video selfie of your questions to AskSteve@GreenFlowerMedia.Com

Episodes

Steve’s Daily Cannabis Routine

Running time:6min
Discover how a 40+ year cannabis entrepreneur and connoisseur consumes cannabis. Steve extolls the virtues of modern cannabis products and delivery methods to control ingredients and dosage without “putting the brakes” on his day.

War on Cannabis

Running time:2min
“The federal government doesn’t support veterans’ rights to choose cannabis as treatment.” Few things rile up Steve DeAngelo more than the war on cannabis, especially how veterans are denied access to medicinal cannabis to treat conditions like PTSD. Here he shares what can be done to help.

Hemp vs. Cannabis

Running time:3min
Steve answers this age-old distinction dilemma from a biological, legal and intentional perspective.

On Being Famous

Running time:1min
Steve reveals his attitude (and gratitude) toward his relatively new-found fame and recognition as a cannabis icon.

Lessons Cannabis Taught You

Running time:4min
“One of the most valuable qualities of cannabis is its ability to be a teacher.” From engaging the inner voice, introspection, reflection, consciousness, awareness and more, Steve shares life lessons and enhanced perceptions gained through cannabis.

Growing Trees from Cannabis Clones

Running time:min
“You can grow a little clone into a ten-foot tree in just five months.” Pete & Tyler from Acme Elixirs discuss the genetics, support systems, topping, training, and trimming protocols necessary to create your own flourishing outdoor cannabis forest.

When Can We Cross State Lines with Cannabis Legally?

Running time:3min
A moment of Federal clarity? Or State insurrection? What will it take for personal and/or commercial interstate transport of cannabis to become legal? Steve looks at all the angles, options and timelines.

Hey Steve, what lessons has running Harborside taught you?

Running time:4min
You'd think the co-founder of the world's largest cannabis dispensary would wholeheartedly embrace medical-use from the start. Not necessarily. See how running "The Crucible of Harborside" profoundly changed Steve's perspective on wellness.

Cannabis and Cancer

Running time:3min
“Absolutely try it, it might save your life.” Steve explains the cellular mechanisms of apoptosis and angiogenesis and how cannabis engages them in the fight against cancer, without the toxic side effects of chemo and radiation therapy.

Have you thought about targeting other markets outside NorCal?

Running time:2min
Steve talks expansion – of his empire, building new dispensaries in California, and his product line, predicated on the key to wellness, plus new concentrates and more.

How Do Cannabis Brands Stand Out?

Running time:3min
With cannabis entering the mainstream, waves of new products are making their way onto dispensary shelves. How does a brand distinguish itself in this new, competitive environment? Harborside co-founder Steve DeAngelo reveals his top criteria.

Why Are Seniors the Fastest Growing Cannabis Demographic?

Running time:3min
Steve delves into the many reasons why seniors are eschewing prescription pharmaceuticals in droves and embracing cannabis, from chronic pain to libido and beyond.

My 21-year-old daughter asked about using cannabis...

Running time:2min
Steve assuages the concerns of a parent with a 21 year-old daughter, outlining the comparative dangers of (socially accepted) alcohol - accidents, crime, sexual assault - vs. cannabis providing a much safe healthier alternative.

CBD to THC Ratios for Patients?

Running time:2min
In this episode, Steve gives his insight on CBD to THC ratios in products for patients and advice on achieving optimal efficacy, especially for those for those using CBD-only remedies.

What’s the Recommended Dose for Cannabis Edibles?

Running time:2min
“Start low, go slow.” Steve gives his expert advice on the proper way to dose, titrate and ingest cannabis edibles to help you avoid common consumption mistakes and “find your groove” for an optimal experience.

The Impact of Mainstream Business on the Cannabis Industry

Running time:4min
Adrian Sedlin, CEO of Canndescent, queries Steve about the impact mainstream business is having on the ever-evolving and growing cannabis landscape - for better or worse - from regulation to professional standards and more.

Any Words of Wisdom About Training New Dispensary Employees?

Running time:3min
As the co-founder of the world's largest medical cannabis dispensary, Steve DeAngelo has strong opinions about hiring the right employees and in this session, he divulges the crucial requirements and interview questions he asks new associates.

Hiring at Harborside

Running time:1min
What qualities do you look for in potential employees?

Sun-Grown vs. Indoor Cannabis

Running time:7min
“Why are you so passionate about outdoor cannabis?” Steve extolls the virtues of “the best cannabis I’ve ever had,” grown under the California sun, the evolution of indoor cultivation, terroir, and the “myth of superiority.”

What are the key things we could do to be better at activism?

Running time:2min
Steve lays out the techniques, tools, messaging and guidelines activists can take to be more credible, effective and resonate with the right audiences.

How Do You Recommend Cannabis for Specific Conditions?

Running time:2min
How do you determine the optimal cannabis strain for your specific condition? Steve gives his top tips on terpenes, testing and more.

Convincing Others of Cannabis's Medicinal Benefits

Running time:2min
“Hey, Steve, I have a client that is resistant to cannabis treatment and is a Stage 4 cancer patient. What should I do?” Steve provides a simple solution to the age-old resistance of cannabis as a safe, viable medicinal compound, by pointing out a universal truth endemic to everybody.

Favorite Cannabis

Running time:4min
Burmese cannabis. Hashish from Nepal. Steve DeAngelo has spent the past 40+ years sampling the finest cannabis from around the world. See what gets his vote as the best global ganja and why.

What are the different ways to consume cannabis?

Running time:3min
“Different times, different places, different sorts of experiences.” It’s time to think outside the bong as Steve explains the various types of cannabis consumption methods, plus their effect and timing profiles.

How do you train your budtenders to differentiate between medical and recreational cannabis?

Running time:2min
“We look at cannabis as a tool for better living.” Steve reveals how he teaches his dispensary employees to approach and regard cannabis on a wellness continuum encompassing uses from creativity to cancer treatment.

“Hey, Steve, what’s the story behind the tie?”

Running time:3min
Much more than meets the eye. Steve DeAngelo delves into the story behind his distinctive sartorial style and reveals the ancient origins, Asian influences, and cannabis connections that tie it all together.

“What Ever Happened to Thai Sticks?”

Running time:3min
At the height of the 70’s imported cannabis craze, a unique strain and style of product from Thailand (literally on a stick) gained popularity. So much so, that eventually demand exhausted supply… or did it? Steve recounts the colorful history of the Thai stick.

Will small farm and legacy growers stay relevant as cannabis goes mainstream?

Running time:7min
Steve recounts the sacrifice of early underground cannabis small farm pioneers, how history might have gone without them, the double-edge sword of corporate interests entering the industry today and ways to integrate the two seamlessly.

What’s the cannabis scene like in Israel?

Running time:6min
Steve shares insights from travels into the wonderful wide world of cannabis, recounting his recent sojourn to Israel, where he met THC pioneer Dr. Raphael Mechoulam and had his cannabis worldview changed profoundly.

What are your thoughts on cannabis beer?

Running time:3min
With cannabis gaining mainstream acceptance, more and more products are entering the marketplace, including cannabis-infused beverages. Steve takes a big-picture view of the right way to do it and why.

Kid Asking About My Cannabis Use

Running time:3min
“My 12 year-old has been asking about my cannabis use… what should I tell him?” Steve addresses the universal issue of curious kids and cannabis consuming parents by outlining the dangers of denial, deception and allowing others to frame the narrative, rather than emphasizing the “why’ and modeling responsible, normalized medicinal use.

Thoughts on Marinol

Running time:2min
“What do you think of the synthetic THC product Marinol.” Steve pulls no punches when it comes to his take on Marinol – a synthetic form of THC – and explains why it’s not only “not good” – it’s really bad… except in one instance.

How to Get A Product into Retailers

Running time:2min
“What’s the best way to get a product into retail dispensary?” With competition for valuable dispensary space at an all-time high, what can brands do to stand out in a crowded marketplace? As owner of the world’s largest dispensary Steve DeAngelo gives advice beyond conventional marketing approaches.

When is the Best Time to Harvest?

Running time:3min
"Hey Steve, I'm growing several cannabis plants. When is the best time to harvest?" According to Harborside Farms' Steve DeAngelo, it's all in the trichomes. He'll show you what to look for regarding size, shape, density and color in your cannabis garden.

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At the age of 16, he led the national charge against cannabis prohibition and later, organized the annual Smoke-Ins in Washington D.C. He founded the world's largest medical cannabis dispensary, wrote The Cannabis Manifesto and starred in TV's Weed Wars. And after 40 years as a cannabis activist, entrepreneur and thought leader, Steve DeAngelo is turning his attention to... YOU. Now, in this original interactive series, you can ask Steve anything about cannabis. Wanna be part of the show? Submit a video selfie of your questions to AskSteve@GreenFlowerMedia.Com