Posts in cB the potcast
Potcast 108: Back to the Land

Are you fascinated by the back to the land movement? On Potcast 108, you’ll meet John Wilhelm of King’s View Farms in the Palo Verde appellation of the Emerald Triangle, where cannabis is the backbone of the community. John shares a fascinating story of making his way to Humboldt in the 1980s. He tells us of the life he made, and the community he helped build that sustains him thirty years later. I hope this conversation gives you a better understanding of the differences between intentionally grown cannabis and the mass-produced stuff.

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Potcast 107: Regulators! Smoke Up.

Understand the ins and outs of cannabis regulation and what it means to you as a consumer. Hear from farmers and industry pros for an insider's perspective on seed-to-sale track and trace + good (and bad) manufacturing practices in action in the California cannabis space. Gain a better appreciation of the hard work and funds that go into providing clean, safe cannabis in today's legal market. Learn more about METRC and CSG Consulting here.

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Potcast 105: Voices of Harvest

Farmers face an expansive list of chores and challenges during the final weeks of harvest. So I set out to capture stories of harvesting the flower that will eventually become the medicine that you and I buy. Over the next several weeks I’m sharing voices of harvest with you to give a better understanding of what it means to be a cannabis farmer. Understanding brings appreciation, and ultimately I hope your reverence for craft cannabis will grow as big and beautiful as the colas I saw in Humboldt this week.

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Potcast 103: More Cannabis Talk

Newbies having a positive experience with cannabis should matter to all of us if we want to destigmatize the cannabis culture. Regardless if you’re canna-curious, a seasoned pro, or a budding ganjapreneur, there’s something for you in this potcast. Have a cup of joe with me and David Sauvé, one of my favorite entrepreneurs in the Calgary cannabis scene. We riff on “less is more” and the importance of experimentation as both consumers and entrepreneurs. We discuss creating responsible cannabis-infused products and trusted brands. And we explore the power of perspective and an open mind. Join us!

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Potcast 102: CannaBiz Strategy

If you dream of making your mark in the cannabis space, this potcast challenges you to consider how your super-power might add value in shaping this budding, global industry. Jo explores the idea of following your passion for pot with Khal Razak, a global cannabis strategist. We also chat current challenges, growing pains, and strategies for cannabis retail in Canada. Find insights from the show and reputable cannabis education resources across North America in the show notes here.

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Potcast 97: Grass Roots

I love sharing ideas for having meaningful dialogue around cannabis culture, education, and legalization. Although I’m often asked to forecast when a specific state will pass legalization and when the federal government will finally be on board. I can only guess at those things but I am absolutely certain that it will happen faster if people stop waiting for change and start creating it. Get inspired to make moves for social change on Potcast 97.

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Potcast 96: Namaste Y'all

Mindful movement, whole food, breath, laughter, and community are the keys to living a great life. So smoke a bowl of your favorite flower and explore non-traditional ideas for adding yoga to your day. Y’all means all and we’re talking about every day activities for every kind of human. Explore the show notes for snack-size stretching sequences from Namaste Y’all Yoga and Leslie’s lean green shake recipe for a daily wellness booster.

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Potcast 95: Munchies Remix

The munchies can be a real devil if you’re not prepared. Explore how cannabis and mindfulness pair with your relationship with food. And tactical things you can do to set yourself up for success. So whether you battle with body issues, feel addicted to sugar or overeating. Or you feel stressed, worried, and anxious around food when you’re high. The nutritional wisdom in Potcast 95 is for you. Find mindful munchie recipes and learn to end emotional eating in these show notes!

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Potcast 94: Cannabis Concentrates

Better understand cannabis concentrates and the various extraction methods used to create the products you love. And build your canna confidence when it comes to shopping for vape pens. Regardless if you’re a cannabis consumer or you’re in the business of cannabis extraction, don’t miss Potcast 94 with Martin Reed, co-founder of Curian - a pioneer in botanical hardware and software extraction technology.

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Potcast 93: Canna Confidence

Don’t go chasing THC potency! Instead, explore idea strain selections by pairing your nose with chemistry. And learn why diversity is dope when sniffing out the terpene blends that speak to your body. For your dose of canna culture, Jo chats Oregon cannabis and modern smoking circle etiquette with Brad Bogus of Confident Cannabis. Check out the terpene flavor wheel while you’re listening here!

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Potcast 92: BC Buds

How do you explore the cannabis culture on holiday with a non-user? Get tips for sharing your casually baked lifestyle with a cannabis-free travel companion in a way that’s fun and informative for everyone. Plus Jo reports back on her experience of the gray-market and legal BC bud scene. Get more cannabis travel tips and meet Shanda, Jo’s bestie and Vancouver, BC, travel companion in the show notes here.

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Potcast 91: Cannabis Karaoke

My friends at Cannabis Club TV released a new podcast called Cannabis Karaoke - a platform for cannabis pioneers to grab the mic and tell their story! Enjoy this cross-over episode where you’ll learn a little more about your cannabis lifestyle guide and why I’m passionate about sharing the gospel of cannabis with you. Are you ready to grab the mic and tell your cannabis story? Learn more in these show notes.

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Potcast 89: Find Your Peak

Enjoy this candid conversation recorded during the Cultivation Classic at Revolution Hall in Portland with the co-founders of Peak Extracts. We chat about edibles, topicals, cannabis extraction, Crohn’s disease, taking control of your health, Portland culture, and being women starting a business. Find pics, videos, and relevant links in these show notes.

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Potcast 86: Alberta Adventure Part 2

Dive deeper into the Canadian cannabis culture in this 420-edition of my Alberta adventure. I sat down with Dori-Ann Steinberg for a talk about life after legalization and cannabis consumption among seniors. We also chat about edibles, creativity, cannabis education, and more. No matter where you live you’ll learn something useful on Potcast 86. And don’t miss my 420 photo album here.

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Potcast 85: Alberta Adventure Part 1

When traveling it’s essential to understand the local and regional cannabis laws. And getting tips and tricks from a local pot nerd is always helpful. So if you’ve been curious to vacation in Canada or to understand what cannabis legalization looks like there, settle in. It’s time to get casually baked. Explore the show notes to see inside a Calgary cannabis retail store and know the facts on legally consuming cannabis in Canada.

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Potcast 84: Skincare + Shopping for CBD

Understand the real topical benefits of THC and CBD, so you don't overpay for hemp and cannabis-infused skincare products. Don't miss Potcast 84 if you're considering expensive CBD products from a multi-level marketing company. Explore these show notes for shopping tips to get the most bang for your buck no matter if you're buying hemp-based CBD or cannabis-infused products.

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