GROWING THE HUMBOLDT WAY
By Kym Kemp
Journey to the nation’s “dreadbasket” of top-grade ganja—including an exclusive private tour of an amazing outdoor organic garden—and meet the real pot growers of Humboldt County, who have bravely banded together to form a master cultivators’ guild.
By Nico Escondido
Visit Israel and check out the country’s little-known medical-marijuana program. We bring home the details on cultivation techniques, grow systems, genetics—as well as a look into what the future holds.
THE SEED BANK HALL OF FAME
By Danny Danko
Introducing 10 new worthy additions to our illustrious list of the world’s best buds. Find out which cannabis seed breeders will be joining HIGH TIMES’ hallowed archive of the top pot-providing companies from around the globe.
THE JACK HERER MEMORIAL GARDEN
By Jenny Flowers
On April 15, 2010, the worldwide cannabis community lost one of its most beloved activists, authors and friends, Jack Herer. Now, one Bay Area gardener has chosen to commemorate Jack by building a glowing indoor garden and filling it with the strain named in the Hemperor’s honor.
THE HIGH TIMES INTERVIEW: DR. RAPHAEL MECHOULAM
By Nico Escondido
Check out our exclusive interview with the visionary researcher who made history in 1964 when he discovered THC—and who continues, at age 80, to advocate resoundingly for the medicinal use of this healing plant.
Edited by Dan Skye
Remembering Jack; Olivia inhales; Pot & teens; Chilean high miners; Hemp History Month; Sexual dysfunction; Bamboo bongs; Lighter lineup; Wave the flag; Showbuzz; States of denial; DEA & dumber; Montana Smokeout; Junior Reid; Cheap Girls; Kermit Ruffins; Reviews; Brain Damage Control; Unsigned Band of the Month; Miss HIGH TIMES; Almost Infamous.
Edited by Danny Danko & Nico Escondido
Pix of the Crop; SSDP; Freedom Fighter; Dr. Mitch; Munchies; NORMLizer; Gear/Hot Products; Propagation and Germination, by Greg Green; Dear Danko.
COVER: LOCHFOOT STRAIN: OUTDOOR BLUE DREAM
CENTERFOLD: LOCHFOOT STRAIN: PURPLE STAR