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Cannabis Predictions 2024: What’s Next

Cannabis Predictions 2024: What’s Next

As we move further into a new year, many of us are wondering about what cannabis predictions 2024 has in store.

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Topical vs. Transdermal Cannabis

Topical vs. Transdermal Cannabis

What's the difference between topical vs transdermal cannabis products? Don't keep wondering — find the answer here.

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How to Protect Cannabis from Bugs

How to Protect Cannabis from Bugs

If you're diving into the growing trend of grow-at-home cannabis, you're probably wondering how to protect cannabis from bugs. We're here to help.

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Using Edibles for the First Time

Using Edibles for the First Time

If you're looking at using edibles for the first time, you probably have some questions. We're here to answer them!

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How to Read Weed Packaging

How to Read Weed Packaging

Wondering how to read weed packaging? You're not alone. Understanding what's written on the box containing the weed you buy is an essential part of being an informed customer.

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Getting High with Your Partner

Getting High with Your Partner

Getting high with your partner can be an incredible experience — assuming you know where to start. Here's what you should know about dual highs.

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Cannabis Clones: Available for Pre-Order

Cannabis Clones: Available for Pre-Order

We’re so excited to announce that you can now order clones — young cannabis plants that are genetically identical to your favorite strains — directly from Farmacy Santa Barbara and Farmacy Santa Ynez.

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CBD Effects on THC

CBD Effects on THC

Do CBD effects on THC impact your high? Find out how CBD and THC interact in this blog post.

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Cannabis and Heart Health

Cannabis and Heart Health

As cannabis becomes more and more closely associated with positive health benefits, what's the deal with cannabis and heart health? Find out with us.

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How Do You Travel Safely with Weed?

How Do You Travel Safely with Weed?

While California is a legalized states, others are less open to cannabis. How do you safely travel with weed? We've got your primer to safe and legal weed-on-the-go.

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Where Does the “Weed Smell” Come From?

Where Does the “Weed Smell” Come From?

Ever wonder what gives cannabis its distinctive "weed smell"? You're not alone — and it's not just about the terpenes!

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Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome

Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome

Cannabis hyperemesis syndrome is an often misunderstood ailment, so what's truth and what's fiction? Let's find out.

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Become a More Informed Cannabis Customer

Become a More Informed Cannabis Customer

Want to be a more informed cannabis consumer? This article is your primer to better understand the world of cannabis.

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Cannabis Endometriosis Treatment

Cannabis Endometriosis Treatment

Endometriosis has long been a misunderstood ailment, but cannabis endometriosis treatment is opening new doors for women everywhere.

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Regenerative Cannabis Farming

Regenerative Cannabis Farming

As the cannabis industry continues to expand and evolve, there is a growing focus on sustainable and regenerative cannabis farming practices

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4/20 Deals & Events

4/20 Deals & Events

Find out about the deals, events, special visitors, and giveaways happening around our Farmacy family of stores for 4/20!

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Cannabis Through History: 3 Eras

Cannabis Through History: 3 Eras

Though it's only begun achieving legalization in the U.s. recently, cannabis through history has been popular worldwide. Here's our brief history of cannabis use.

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Magic Mushrooms: An Researched-Backed Intro

Magic Mushrooms: An Researched-Backed Intro

Magic mushrooms, also known as psilocybin, are an increasingly promising area that has a lot of kinship with the cannabis industry. Here's the state of the research as we know it.

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Weed and Exercise Recovery: Our 5 Best Tips

Weed and Exercise Recovery: Our 5 Best Tips

Weed and exercise recovery go hand-in-hand, and we're here to share all the details about improving your mental and physical health.

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Where Can You Grow Your Own Weed?

Where Can You Grow Your Own Weed?

With home growers on the rise, many are wondering: where can you grow your own weed? Here are our top tips on what to know.

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About Aster Farms

About Aster Farms

Who is Aster Farms, the California born-and-bred cannabis brand our customers love? Let's find out.

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Farmacy Santa Ana is Now a Farmacy Discovery Store. Here’s What It Means for You

Farmacy Santa Ana is Now a Farmacy Discovery Store. Here’s What It Means for You

Regenerative farming is an essential way of making the cannabis industry more sustainable. Here's everything you should know about the topic.

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What is Regenerative Farming?

What is Regenerative Farming?

Regenerative farming is an essential way of making the cannabis industry more sustainable. Here's everything you should know about the topic.

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Weed in Other Countries: 5 Places to Watch

Weed in Other Countries: 5 Places to Watch

We talk a lot about the state of weed legalization in America. But what about weed in other countries? Let's discuss 5 spots to watch worldwide.

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Pharmokinetics: The Only Introductory Guide You Need

Pharmokinetics: The Only Introductory Guide You Need

You might have herd the term "pharmokinetics," but what exactly does it mean? Find out in our introduction guide.

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Weed Tolerance: What It Is and How to Beat It

Weed Tolerance: What It Is and How to Beat It

What is weed tolerance? Is it an unavoidable part of being a regular cannabis user? Learn everything we know about weed tolerance, what it means for you, and how to beat it.

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Does Weed Make You More Creative? 6 Surprising Insights

Does Weed Make You More Creative? 6 Surprising Insights

Does weed make you more creative? We explore this question and its implications in an in-depth blog post.

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Cooking with Cannabis: 7 Top Tips for Perfect Results

Cooking with Cannabis: 7 Top Tips for Perfect Results

In our guide to cooking with cannabis, learn about decarboxylation, dosage, strains, and other cannabis cooking basics.

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CBD for Recovery: Massive Benefits, Small Doses

CBD for Recovery: Massive Benefits, Small Doses

More and more research into the use of CBD for recovery is showing us its benefits. In this article, we outline the current state of the science.

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Cannabis Conservation: A Strong Commitment to the Earth

Cannabis Conservation: A Strong Commitment to the Earth

Our guide to cannabis conservation and one nonprofit, Cannabis for Conservation, making it a global mission

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The Complete History of Medical Cannabis in 3 Eras

The Complete History of Medical Cannabis in 3 Eras

Discover the history of medical cannabis with this ultimate guide

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We Love Local: 4 Best Santa Barbara Cannabis Brands

We Love Local: 4 Best Santa Barbara Cannabis Brands

Highlighting some of the top Santa Barbara cannabis brands to help you shop local when you shop Farmacy Santa Barbara

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The Farmacy Journal | December 23, 2022

The Farmacy Journal | December 23, 2022

Your bi-weekly update from the Farmacy cannabis dispensary family is here, including info about Chemistry cannabis, new Santa Barbara dispensaries, and much more.

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The Farmacy Cannabis Dispensary Journal | December 19, 2022

The Farmacy Cannabis Dispensary Journal | December 19, 2022

Updates from the Farmacy California cannabis dispensaries on new California cannabis brands, events, and more.

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The Farmacy Journal | November 25, 2022

The Farmacy Journal | November 25, 2022

The Farmacy California cannabis dispensaries update customers on our current favorite brands and other California cannabis news.

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The Farmacy Journal | October 28, 2022

The Farmacy Journal | October 28, 2022

Discover news, activism, and new dispensary locations in the Farmacy family of California cannabis dispensaries.

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The Farmacy Journal | September 23, 2022

The Farmacy Journal | September 23, 2022

Activism, new locations under construction, and more in this week's updates from the Farmacy family of cannabis dispensaries in California.

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The Farmacy Journal | September 9, 2022

The Farmacy Journal | September 9, 2022

Exciting new California cannabis brands, an informative video webinar, and more in this week's update from your local California cannabis dispensary.

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3 Brands Leading the Way with Premium Carts

3 Brands Leading the Way with Premium Carts

We highlight how carts work, the best ways to enjoy them, and details about this weekend’s featured brands.

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Meet the All-Stars of Cannabis Vapes & Carts

Meet the All-Stars of Cannabis Vapes & Carts

This weekend, we’re offering 20% off some of our absolute favorite vape and cart brands. So why not get to know some of these award-winning, game-changing brands?

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Brand Spotlight: Fig Farms

Brand Spotlight: Fig Farms

This weekend, we’re offering 20% off all products from Fig Farms, a brand dedicated to high-quality cannabis cultivation at every step of their process. We thought we’d share a little bit about this principle-driven cannabis company that’s been a ...

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Meet the New FIELD Cannabis Vapes

Meet the New FIELD Cannabis Vapes

If you love cannabis, you probably already love F/ELD. Now, we’re so excited to help reveal one of the most exciting moments in F/ELD’s history— a top-to-bottom relaunch based on customer feedback and the brand’s own constant commitment to offerin...

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Smalls by Glass House Farms: The Best, Only Littler

Smalls by Glass House Farms: The Best, Only Littler

Are you ready to discover what Small can do?

These little nugs feature all of the strains you know and love from Glass House Farms, just smaller and at a lower price point. But it’s not just this killer weekend promo that makes Smal...

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Weed in the Wild: Bites & Bikes

Weed in the Wild: Bites & Bikes

We’re celebrating the way that cannabis combines perfectly with an active, outdoor lifestyle in our local area. This week, we’re focusing on biking and edibles— a great activity paired with a great way to enjoy cannabis anywhere you are.

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The 3 Best Cannabis Beverages: A Farmacy Guide

The 3 Best Cannabis Beverages: A Farmacy Guide

We all love edibles. They’re convenient, discrete, delicious, and can be potent enough to give you an amazing experience however you enjoy them. But there’s a category of cannabis edibles that’s not quite ‘edible’— it’s the cannabis-infused drink,...

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The Ultimate Cannabis Flower Guide

The Ultimate Cannabis Flower Guide

When you browse the shelves of The Farmacy, it’s clear that cannabis today can take more forms than ever. Extracts, edibles, concentrates, oils, capsules, tinctures, hash, creams, vape pods— the list only seems to grow.

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The Ultimate Guide to Pre-Rolls

The Ultimate Guide to Pre-Rolls

With the potential and popularity of pre-rolls only growing, here’s a rundown on everything you need to know about pre-rolls— including why you might want to give them a second look.

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Guest Post: Conscious Cannabis Consumption & Breast Cancer Prevention

Guest Post: Conscious Cannabis Consumption & Breast Cancer Prevention

Did you know that breast cancer researchers are currently investigating potential roles that could play in the prevention of breast cancer? Preliminary research suggests that cannabinoids work to reduce proliferation of cancer by interfering with ...

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The Definitive Cannabis Concentrates Guide

The Definitive Cannabis Concentrates Guide

Cannabis concentrates are all the rage, but are they worth the hype? Well, yes. We love high-quality concentrates because of just how convenient and potent they can be. Everything you love about cannabis in a highly concentrated, easy-to-enjoy for...

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Definitive Guide to Terpenes — Limonene & Terpinolene

Definitive Guide to Terpenes — Limonene & Terpinolene

A blog discussing the terpenes limonene and terpinolene, how they work, and their benefits for cannabis customers.

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Cannabis Edibles: Benefits, Tips, & Brands You Should Know

Cannabis Edibles: Benefits, Tips, & Brands You Should Know

Cannabis edibles have quickly become one of the most popular ways to consume cannabis. They can be baked at home or bought from a range of high-quality brands, taking the form of everything from cookies and baked goods to gummies and even sodas.

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The Farmacy Guide to Terpenes — Ocimene, Linalool, & Bisabolol

The Farmacy Guide to Terpenes — Ocimene, Linalool, & Bisabolol

Learn more about the terpenes ocimene, linalool, & bisabolol, including their effects, aromas, and benefits in this blog.

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Ultimate Guide to Terpenes — Pinene & Caryophyllene

Ultimate Guide to Terpenes — Pinene & Caryophyllene

While cannabinoids like THC and CBD get a lot of the glory, there are other naturally occurring elements that make cannabis so beneficial. One of these is a naturally occurring oil known as a terpene. There are over 100 different terpenes, and eac...

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The Farmacy Guide to Terpenes — Myrcene

The Farmacy Guide to Terpenes — Myrcene

A blog discussing the terpenes limonene and terpinolene, how they work, and their benefits for cannabis customers.

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Ultimate Guide to Terpenes: Introduction

Ultimate Guide to Terpenes: Introduction

Find out about the terpenes found in cannabis, including their effects, aromas, and benefits in this blog.

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Delicious & Refreshing Cannabis Cocktails You Can Make Yourself

Delicious & Refreshing Cannabis Cocktails You Can Make Yourself

We wanted to share a little bit about some of the awesome cannabis infused beverage brands and some simple, delicious at-home cocktails you can make with them!

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The LGBT Community and Cannabis: An Incredible History

The LGBT Community and Cannabis: An Incredible History

As we celebrate Pride Month at Farmacy alongside millions of LGBTQ people and allies worldwide, it’s an excellent time to reflect on the essential role that LGBTQ people have played in the acceptance, legalization, and scientific understanding of ...

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Meet Cream Of The Crop Gardens, A Brand That Insists On The Best

Meet Cream Of The Crop Gardens, A Brand That Insists On The Best

The Farmacy is only as good as the brands and products we feature on our shelves, which is why our expert curation team is constantly searching for new brands to partner with that align with our beliefs, the beliefs of our customers, and our share...

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Understanding the Relationship Between Cannabis & Sleep

Understanding the Relationship Between Cannabis & Sleep

Let’s face it: most of us don’t sleep as well as we should. If you thought you were the only one, just ask the National Sleep Foundation. They estimate that between 50 million and 70 million adults in the US experience at least some of the symptom...

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Cannabis & Exercise: Getting Fit & Busting Stereotypes

Cannabis & Exercise: Getting Fit & Busting Stereotypes

For decades, there has been a stereotype that connects cannabis to laziness or ‘couch potato’ behavior. Those of us who really know cannabis and its effects have always known better, but it’s beginning to look like science is now on our side.

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Talking Art, Cannabis and Culture with Santa Barbara Artist Chris Potter

Talking Art, Cannabis and Culture with Santa Barbara Artist Chris Potter

Anyone who visits The Farmacy Santa Barbara is greeted by a large, beautiful painting of the greenhouse at Glasshouse Farms, the local cannabis farm where the idea of The Farmacy Santa Barbara was first born—and which supplies many of the products...

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Encouraging Local Values Across California’s Cannabis Community

Encouraging Local Values Across California’s Cannabis Community

At The Farmacy we collaborate with local farmers, cannabis experts, and community members to provide great products that are created responsibly and then help send resources back into the city and county we love so much.

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