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Cannabis country

Cannabis country

October 1, 2021

Vol 45 • No 49

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The state of marijuana in Arkansas

Cannabis has never been easier to get in Arkansas. But is it good?

High prices

The price of medical marijuana in Arkansas has fallen in recent months, but advocates say the prices are still too high. 
picture of Good Day Farm's Alex Gray

Little Rock lawyer Alex Gray and other investors in Good Day Farm look to become a regional player in the cannabis industry

Gray is co-owner of both a medical marijuana cultivation facility and a dispensary in Arkansas, and of cultivation facilities in Louisiana and Missouri. He and other investors are primed to open a grow operation in Mississippi and continue to expand throughout the Southeast as the ever-evolving market continues to open up

Grandma’s guide to marijuana

For folks new to medical marijuana, here's a glossary.
picture of Natural State Medicinals' chocolate bar

Insight into medical marijuana edibles in Arkansas

Trevor Swedenburg talks about what sets Natural State Medicinals apart.

A Q&A with Nate Coulter on the future of the Central Arkansas Library System

Little Rock voters will be asked Nov. 9 to approve a millage increase to support the Central Arkansas Library System. The 0.5 mill increase would raise Little Rock’s rate from 3.3 to 3.8 mills.

Big Ol' Book Party: A preview of the Six Bridges Book Festival

A Six Bridges Book festival preview.

Searching for the Boggy Creek Monster

Time to get the Fouke out of town.

Harvest revenge with Arkansas poisonous plants

Feeling witchy? The ingredients you need for your boiling cauldron are right outside your backdoor.

Vinyl hits to digital bits

Comparing Arkansas’s musical legends to their contemporary counterparts on Spotify and YouTube.
picture of former Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus withWayne, Delia and Linda Cude. Their father refused to vaccinate them.

Yes, Arkansas can (and does) require vaccinations

The modern perils of Archie Cude. 

An Arkansas pawpaw expert shares his secrets

It's harvest season for Arkansas pawpaws. Expert Mark Blossom shares his tips for finding good ones in the wild or growing your own.

Spooky Arkansas songs

It's spooky season in The Natural State. Embrace the night and howl at the moon with this playlist from Arkansas artists.

How to be your own at-home pizza chef

Pizza movie Friday!