1. Home Grow Community Featured in North Shore Daily

    The Newburyport Daily News featured a story today on our founder, Evan Heenehan. The piece, written by staff writer Paul Leighton, explained how Evan came to found the company, and how he learned to grow cannabis indoors—a not insignificant feat, given how tricky it can actually be. Evan described…Read More

  2. Update on Vaping

    What had been a series of isolated vaping illnesses became a serious health concern when the Center for Disease Control (CDC) reported in mid September that number of vape-related cases had exceeded 500, with eight confirmed deaths. The growth of nicotine vaping, especially among teens,…Read More

  3. Update on Adult-Use Dispensaries in Massachusetts

    We’d love to report that the pace of dispensary openings has picked up, but unfortunately, licensing and local approval is still moving slowly. There are now 30 recreational dispensaries in the Commonwealth, with five licenses fully approved for new dispensaries due to open soon.  The Cannabis Co…Read More

  4. Legal Cannabis: What We Can Learn From Other States

    We looked in-depth at what’s going on in other states that have legalized recreational cannabis, and here’s the bottom line: contrary to what the opposition said, the sky has not fallen. Teens are not consuming more; crime, accidents and health issues have not grown appreciably. Making it too ea…Read More

  5. Delicious Cannabis-Infused Baked Goods for the Fall

    As the weather gets cooler, there is nothing better than filling your home with warmth and delicious scents by baking up some autumn-inspired baked goods. Here at Home Grow Community, we encourage our home growers to experiment with using cannabis in the kitchen. Fall is a particularly good time to …Read More

  6. Legal Cannabis: What We Can Learn from Washington State

    Recreational cannabis was approved in Washington in 2012.  While Washington may have been one of the first states to approve recreational weed, it’s the most conservative in its regulations. Washington is the only state among those with legal weed that prohibits any home cultivation (Illinois per…Read More

  7. Legal Cannabis: What We Can Learn from Oregon

    Recreational cannabis was approved in Oregon in 2014, with legal sales beginning in October 2015. Commercial grow licenses were deliberately made easy to acquire in the hope that black market growers would be brought into the legal mainstream. The result has been a glut of cannabis in the state—on…Read More

  8. Cannabis-Infused Cocktail Recipes for Fall

    This time of year beckons you to slip into a sweater and curl up in front of the fire with a loved one by your side and a cocktail in your hand. At Home Grow Community, we enjoy using our home grown cannabis to create tinctures that are the perfect addition to autumn-inspired cocktails. Check out a…Read More

  9. Cannabis-Enhanced Fall Produce Recipes

    We love fall for the cooler weather, changing leaves, and perhaps most importantly, the opportunity to get back into the kitchen. Long gone are the days when it was too hot to make anything but a pasta salad; now it’s time to turn on the oven and fill your table with autumnal delights. Fortunately…Read More

  10. Legal Cannabis: What We Can Learn from Colorado

    Colorado was the first state in the nation to legalize recreational cannabis.  Since legalization went into force in 2014, the state has been seen as a leader in the cannabis field. Contrary to what many feared, five+ years of legal cannabis has not led to massive increases in consumption, illnesse…Read More