Colorado began to tax recreational cannabis sales in January 2014. The American state (population 5 million) has subsequently had to revise its tax projections for the coming year for the legal marijuana business. It now estimates that tax revenues will be $98 million (40% more than originally estimated). The Marijuana Industry Group (MIG) believes that Colorado’s recreational marijuana industry already employs an estimated 10,000 people.Read more
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Happy New Year to you this January and what big plans do you have for 2015? Are you thinking healthy, prosperous and aroma filled? Of course you are! Let us give your new year a fantastic start with our January promotion. We are giving away some classic free seeds, guaranteed to make 2015 bloom most perfectly, with every purchase over €40 this month.Read more
OK, so its that time of year when advertisers promise you a white Christmas and all that crap… We’re not going to promise you snowflakes, snowmen or any kind of snow business this December, but we ARE going to make your Christmas dreams will sparkle with white trichomes!Read more
When it comes to cannabis seeds, we are proud to talk about the high percentages of THC and CBD in Paradise Seeds strains. However, let’s talk about a miracle cannabis plant that has just 0.2 - 0.3% THC content. No, we haven’t gone crazy at Paradise Seeds... We are, of course, talking about hemp!Read more
Paradise Seeds is proud to announce the very special news that one of our Chilean partners has become the first organisation in Latin America to be granted authorization to grow medical cannabis. Fundación Daya (Daya Foundation) will be using 5 cannabis seed varieties from Paradise Seeds in their programme to grow medical cannabis and develop cannabis oil based therapies for 200 cancer patients.Read more
On August 9th, Paradise Seeds will be adding to the voice of the thousands of people who will take to the streets of Berlin to smile, shout and dance for cannabis legalization when the 18th annual Hanfparade (Hemp Parade) comes to town.Read more
Nearly 40 years after Peter Tosh released the ganja anthem Legalize it, his homeland took a giant step towards the dream with a government judgement at the beginning of June. “Doctors smoke it, Nurses smoke it, Judges smoke it,” sang Tosh on the 1976 classic. After a recent announcement by the Minister of Justice maybe even government ministers smoke it too…Read more