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The Chronisseur


By Pamela Jayne  12 years and 1300 miles ago, before dabs existed and the idea of legally growing and using cannabis in Oklahoma was inconceivable, The Chronisseur debuted in Nug Magazine, a west coast cannabis lifestyle publication. At the time, Hopper was the founder of a referral-only medical cannabis collective in his hometown, San Diego, […]

A Face of a Million Faces


By Michael Kinney   Trying to pin Andrew Martin down on a simple answer can seem like trying to drink water out of a thimble. The co-founder of Sherweed Forest admits it is a problem, especially when trying to explain what his company is.  Martin sees what Sherweed Forest is, but also what it can become.  […]

Anandamide


  THC’s endocannabinoid counterpart by Kevin Ferdowsian, JD Kevin is an attorney, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and homeopathic practitioner. Kevin graduated from Duke University and OCU law, and lives with his wife Anna and two children, Ivan and Arthur. Because cannabis sativa contains more than .3% tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), it is classified as a schedule I – status […]

Freedom Flower


Freedom Flower By Chet Tucker After some discussions with Herbage on transitioning into a new column, we agreed that an open column around the freedom fight for our basic rights to cultivate and choice to medicate was a win-win. The column will sweep over a broad range of topics concerning the reversal of the century-long […]

The Full Spectrum Difference 


The Full Spectrum Difference  by Brett Hicks The year is 2022 and the cannabis industry in Oklahoma is almost 4 years old. Described by many as the wild west, it has been a learning experience for even those well versed in the legal cannabis space. During its second year of existence, our industry faced the […]

Triggers To Success In A Saturated Market White Barn Bud Ranch


Triggers To Success In A Saturated Market White Barn Bud Ranch by James Bridges  The Oklahoma cannabis market has openly worn the title “Wild West of Weed” for a few years now. Thousands of prospective entrepreneurs and marijuana advocates alike have rushed to the red dirt plains of this historically boom or bust state to […]

Hiring: Advertising Sales Account Executive


Advertising Sales Account Executive Herbage Magazine Remote Full-time, Contract Job details Job Type Full-time Contract Qualifications High school or equivalent (Preferred) Full Job Description Sell what you love. For us and over 150,000 audience members that is Herbage! Join the Sales team and you’ll build the relationships that help grow our cannabis community as well […]

What is Living Soil? Meet Comanche Compost Co.


What is Living Soil? Meet Comanche Compost Co. by Sage Howell Hello, I am Sage Howell, a Technical Director with Comanche Compost Co. I come from generational farming dating back to the dust bowl. I have been a commercial hydroponic operations specialist for vertical food farms, an organic certified agronomist, and cannabis cultivation consultant for […]

Vetmaps


Vetmaps by Anna Ervin Vetmaps, an initiative established by James Ladabouche of Midwest City, is an organization seeking to bring veterans and dispensaries together by working to ensure that Oklahoma veterans have access to a medical marijuana card. Once Vetmaps is launched, the platform will list dispensaries that are veteran-friendly, including discounts and incentives on […]

Validation station


Validation station By Kathy Long-Barker Let’s talk about the side of cannabis that isn’t as widely known. The anxiety ridden mind bending side. Many look at me funny when I tell them that possibility even exists.  “Man, I wish I had your tolerance, that’s what everyone wants!” Then I watch their faces fall into uncomfortable […]

Busy Work


Busy Work By Carisa Rowe  The art of dialing in your mind and body to chase your thoughts to their inevitable ends. We meditate, we make art, we garden, we dance, we run…  We run after the void, seeking the end of understanding or to quiet the noise so that we can feel the static […]

Universal Cannabis 101: Entourage Effect  


Universal Cannabis 101  Entourage Effect   by Jasmine Harvey HERBAGE MAGAZINE  Let’s dive into how the Entourage Effect works! The Entourage Effect is a combination of all compounds and chemicals found in the cannabis sativa plant. The cannabis sativa plant is vast in her ways with hundreds of different compounds, cannabinoids and terpenes. With this, they […]

Hopper


    We are excited to announce that Hopper has joined the Herbage family. He recently relocated to Oklahoma from his native California to start a family and continue his cannabis career which has spanned 30 years and includes nearly all facets of the industry-Growing, music, solventless extractions, media (print and radio), founding and running […]

Tasty Farms Tulsa: Delicious, Ethical, Sustainably Life Changing


Tasty Farms Tulsa: Delicious, Ethical, Sustainably Life Changing By Jessi Lane, Patient Advocate The Tasty Farms family asks, “What happens when you need a natural medicinal option but can’t or don’t want to smoke CBD or medical marijuana?” Tasty Farms understands in a very personal way that for some, combustible consumption just isn’t an option, […]

The Feminine Divine, Healing with Plants and Crystals: Utopic Vibes


The Feminine Divine, Healing with Plants and Crystals: Utopic Vibes  by Veronica Castillo  Both recognized as “alternative medicine” (which is crazy because both are natural, coming directly from earth; whereas man made lab pills are considered actual medicine), cannabis and crystals are utilized and consumed for multiple healing reasons: mind, body, and soul.  In the […]

Big Mike


Big Mike By James Bridges Mike Bennett, AKA Big Mike, served 21 years in the military. 10 years in the Marines, and 11 years in the army to be exact. He himself would tell you that he was “pretty damn good at it”. Big Mike was injured in 2012 while in Afghanistan. He was on […]

2022 Medical Marijuana Legislation in Oklahoma What bills will become law and how will it change the industry?


2022 Medical Marijuana Legislation in Oklahoma What bills will become law and how will it change the industry? ~ By Felina N. Rivera, Attorney Every year, Oklahoma legislators propose bills for our state congress to consider in hopes of creating new laws. Since the passage of State Question 788 in 2018, hundreds of bills have […]

PTSD & Cannabis


PTSD & Cannabis Written by Dr. Pepper Hernandez ND, Ph.D. CTC Award-Winning Board Certified Holistic Health Practitioner Photos Courtesy of Full Moon Farms, Humboldt County CA Post Traumatic Anxiety Disorder, or PTSD, is a devastating and life-altering disorder that can develop following a traumatic event. Those who do suffer from it are trapped in that […]

Acceptance.


Acceptance. By James Bridges I had no idea of the extremely high speeds in which this vessel would achieve. I strapped in and looked forward to what I assumed would be one of the most important rides of my existence.  “All aboard!” Comes from a faint voice in the distance. There’s a tunnel of sorts. […]

The Cannxiety Chronicles – Part 1


The Cannxiety Chronicles  Part 1 By Charles “Uncle Chuck” Duncan When I mention that I teach weed, the common reply I hear is, “What’s there to teach? You get high”.  As an advocate, this is frustrating. Treating cannabis like a weekend party drug ignores thousands of years of history and millions of personal testimonials. Instead […]

How I Overcame My Fear of Terpinolene (and my fear in the process)


How I Overcame My Fear of Terpinolene (and my fear in the process) by Anna Ervin It’s no secret that the terpene profile is an important factor to consider when shopping for cannabis. This data offers patients a deeper look at the aroma, flavor, and experience that each strain might offer, especially in conjunction with […]

Universal Cannabis 101 CB1&2 Receptors


Universal Cannabis 101 CB1&2 Receptors by Jasmine Harvey The Endocannabinoid System or ECS for short, is the backbone of keeping you regulated within yourself. Our CB1 and CB2 receptors play a major part in delivering your cannabinoids to the right locations. Just like our ECS, our CB1 & CB2 receptors occur naturally in mammals. They […]


GOT YOUR SIX By Michael Kinney Adam Grover knows what it means to live in some dark places. After doing eight years in the United States Marine Corps and returning to the real world, he often found himself delving into some scary thoughts and feelings.    Nothing Grover tried helped him until he discovered medicinal […]

The Devil Went Down to Ardmore; a Patient’s Story of Resilience Despite the Odds


The Devil Went Down to Ardmore; a Patient’s Story of Resilience Despite the Odds By Jessi Lane Amelia is a compassionate woman who gives everything she’s got to the cause. She cares deeply about people and shares her cannabis as medicine knowledge with those in need.  At her age she has lived more lives than […]

 FREE ENTERPRISE REIGNS IN OKLAHOMA’S MMJ SYSTEM! 


 FREE ENTERPRISE REIGNS IN OKLAHOMA’S MMJ SYSTEM!  by Sarah Lee Gossett Parrish, Cannabis Lawyer1  1 Information contained herein provides general information related to the law and does not provide legal advice. It is recommended that readers consult their personal lawyer if they want legal advice. No attorney-client or confidential relationship exists or is formed between […]

New Year Numerology 


New Year Numerology  by Anna Ervin  BOOK TAROT FOR YOUR EVENT  CONTACT Cannabanana ON INSTAGRAM  One year ago I wrote an article titled “building foundations,” which explored the overall theme for the years 2020 and 2021, according to a practice called numerology. Numerology is the belief that the numbers 1-9 each embody their own unique vibrational […]

Rose: January 2022 Cover


Rose by James Bridges It was late and I needed to go to sleep.  I couldn’t allow my mind to settle, so I  scrolled… Sticking out for me to push  play was a look of passion as someone  was recording themselves while driving. “I don’t know if this is weird, but it’s really impromptu.” I […]

“Cannabinoids Block Cellular Entry of SARS-CoV‐2 and the Emerging Variants”


Chip Paul @chip_paul_ecs Forensic Researcher of The Endocannabinoid System “God has always provided “the cures”. The cures are in nature. It is only our lack of knowledge that keeps us from these cures” A new study published in the Journal of Natural Products is causing a stir in the cannabis world.  The study, entitled “Cannabinoids Block […]

Translation – (Strain of the Month)


Translation – (Strain of the Month) By James Bridges Clanging of mind monkeys play in the background. I wanted to focus on what was in front of me. Clang’, clang’ away monkeys… In an instant my perspective on life had changed the night before. The level of balance achieved could not be verbally explained without […]

The Gaffney


The Gaffney By Michael Kinney From 2015-20 one of the hottest television shows was “Empire,” the fictional drama focused on the Lyon family, which had started from the ground up to build an empire in the music industry. While the show featured banging music and eye-catching fashion, the core of the show was about a […]