DEA INVADES CANADA
Story & photos by Merilee Kuchon
The arrest of activist Marc Emery makes Canada the latest front in the US's ever-escalating War on Drugs.
By Shirley Halperin
Hip Top 10 singer-songwriter Jason Mraz opens up about pot.
DEPARTMENT OF GROWROOM SECURITY
By Max Yields
Protect your crop and you'll have many successful harvests.
TOP 10 STRAINS OF 2005
By Danny Danko
HIGH TIMES rates the world's greatest buds Plus: 20 extra strains that rocked 2005.
REEFERMAN: A NEW BREED
By Danny Danko
A revealing interview with Canadian breeder Reeferman, whose Love Potion #1 won the Sativa Seed Company competition at the 2004 Cannabis Cup.
LEGALIZATION OR BUST
By Jon Gettman
Our marijuana-law reform expert presents a new algorithm for change.
By Jorge Cervantes
Our grow guru answers cultivation questions from the readers. Plus: the December Garden Calendar.
You write, we answer
PIX OF THE CROP
Our favorite reader submissions.
Pot prices and strains from around the world.
Edited by David Bienenstock
Absinthe; THC Tunnel Uncovered; Todd McCormick; Can Cannabis Cure Cancer?; Miss December; Pot 10; Do You Have a High IQ?; How Good Is Your Jay-dar?; Pineapple Downside-Up Cake.
VAPORELLA & STONERSCOPES
Vaporella gets the munchies. Plus: Stonerscopes.
Bobby Black dances with the green fairy in Barcelona.
Christian Ratsch's The Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants: Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications; Shannon McNall's Geronimo; Weed a Bun reggae collection; PotÕs Greatest Hits comedy CD. Plus: High Tunes.
Daego explains how CO2 can double your yield.
THE GROW SHOW
Max Yields offers an ounce of prevention.
THE DRUG TEST
Paul Armentano on drugged driving.
Real readers talk about being "cannabis criminals."
Allen St. Pierre on cops and pot. Plus: Freedom Fighter Dee Dee Zoretic.