Challenges Growing Outdoors

It was an interesting summer and Ontario saw many first-time cannabis growers try their hand at growing cannabis outdoors in this first legal outdoor growing season. There were some interesting results. If you were growing outdoors in the city, you may have had issues...

Is Growing Right for Me?

Is Growing Right for Me?

When I use to work in the hydro shop I met all sorts of people that were interested in growing and wanted to dip their toes into the proverbial reservoir. With the budding interest in home cultivation now that it's legal, especially with summer here and legal...

Friends of U-Bud – Jacqui Childs

Friends of U-Bud – Jacqui Childs

We all know and love Jacqui Childs as an influencer extraordinaire, cannabis advocate, model, mother, patient, wife and a really cool and unique friend to name only a few. But what really makes Jacqui tick? We find out in the first of a series of in depth...

Cannabis Brings H.O.P.E

Cannabis Brings H.O.P.E

I thought I would switch things up, as all my blogs up to this point have been about growing at home and the experience of starting a new business in this new market space. Something happened recently in Hamilton that I thought needed some attention, so I will use...

Cannabis Industry Professional Home Grow

Cannabis Industry Professional Home Grow

I've  been involved with media and marketing in the emerging cannabis industry in Canada for several years now - and yet I had never grown a plant.  I always found the process a little intimidating even to think about - so many of my friends are such experts on...

CANNABIS AND LOVE IN THE 21ST CENTURY

CANNABIS AND LOVE IN THE 21ST CENTURY

I've been looking for that special someone for years now.The thing is, I use cannabis and I don't get hits on my profile on the regular dating sitesbecause I'm honest about my use. So I sat around thinking "woe is me. No one wants to date me" Then I got mad and an...

U-Bud Cannabis Services Media Release

U-Bud Cannabis Services Media Release

https://www.wireservice.ca/index.php?module=News&func=display&sid=24379FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : (Dec 29, Hamilton, ON)   Providing a unique solution for the many cannabis related problems the media has reported on since legalisation, one small Ontario company is...

Our Budding Growers

Our Budding Growers

Our first customers are getting some nice home-grown buds! It’s so exciting to watch our first customers send us pictures of them and their grows. More than all the money they will save growing their own, the experience seems to be living up to the promise. Not only...

U-Bud Organic Grow Test

U-Bud Organic Grow Test

We're running a test grow to test a couple different things. First, all the plants are in a fully organic grow medium that should not require any fertilizer (yeah, I'm skeptical too). Second, we are growing two different strains in the same tent; one sativa and one...

Big Home-Grown Thanks from U-Bud Cannabis Services Inc.

Big Home-Grown Thanks from U-Bud Cannabis Services Inc.

Well, October 17th has come and gone Canada and … basically nothing happened. That’s not entirely true. The pot stocks lost some ground, Ontario Cannabis Store online sold out of all the “good shit”, and a few people smoked more weed than normal in downtown Toronto...

Fear of the Unknown – A Canadian Cannabis Story

Fear of the Unknown – A Canadian Cannabis Story

As we approach cannabis legalization in Canada, it still surprises me how there is a general fear that mayhem will happen on October 17th. As a resident of Ontario, I will be affected by the changes to the rules for marijuana sales and consumption in the province....

Cannabis as an Alternative to Opioids

Cannabis as an Alternative to Opioids

A record number of Canadians died of opioid overdoses in 2017, according to figures released by Health Canada and with numbers hitting 4000 in 2017, we are on track in 2018 to exceed 5000 opioid related deaths. Many people with opioid dependency issues started down...