Cannabis News and Information

Cannabis Experiences in Portland | 420 Friendly Hotel, Best Dispensaries, and Rad Places to Smoke


 As the budding Amsterdam of America, Portland has come a long way in becoming a playground for cannabis lovers. It’s journey began in 1973, when Oregon became the first state to decriminalize cannabis, making possession by users a petty crime. Later in 2015, when Oregon legalized recreational use, Portland began booming with dispensaries, 420 friendly hotels, cannabis […]

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Entourage Effect: The Future of Evaluating Cannabis

The increasing legalization of both recreational and medical cannabis have even skeptics turning their heads. What’s the deal with cannabis? Doesn’t it only make you lazy and spaced out? If so, I don’t think that’s why pharma has synthesized its most popular compounds, THC, and CBD. THC is responsible for the euphoric and psychedelic experience of cannabis, […]

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Grown Rogue Hosts Cannabis Industry Outlook Mixer

On Wednesday, January 24, 6-8 pm, Grown Rogue will host a free evening event for cannabis industry professionals at 2Hawk Vineyard and Winery, 2335 N. Phoenix Road, Medford, OR 97504. Speakers will provide a data overview for production and consumption, a federal and state compliance update, opportunities and challenges for the industry in Oregon – including […]

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Grown Rogue Introduces Nitrogen Sealed Pre-Roll Tube

Grown Rogue Introduces  Nitrogen Sealed Pre-Roll Tube Pre-Roll Tubes are guaranteed to be freshest in the industry   Medford, OR – January 5, 2018 –  Grown Rogue – the premier Cannabis company in Southern Oregon – announced today the release of the only nitrogen sealed pre-roll – guaranteeing freshness.  Obie Strickler, Founder and CEO, explains that […]

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Grown Rogue Sponsors Cycling Team

Cycling team

Grown Rogue Sponsors Cycling TeamFirst Cannabis Brand to be title sponsor of cycling team Medford, OR – December 7, 2017 –  Grown Rogue – the premier Cannabis company in Southern Oregon – announced today formal sponsorship of Portland based Olympia Beer Cycling Team.  This Sponsorship is first of its kind by a cannabis brand.  Grown Rogue […]

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Treating Anxiety and Depression with Cannabis

Medical marijuana

Like many uses of medical marijuana, treating mental health issues like anxiety and depression with cannabis has not received widespread attention from researchers because of the political issues surrounding cannabis. Anecdotal evidence suggests cannabis can provide benefits for sufferers of anxiety and depression, but legitimate studies remain few and far between. John Grohol, Psy.D., recently posted […]

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Community Events

Grown Rogue is deeply rooted in the Southern Oregon community and as we expand our brand and products, we are committed to maintaining our community roots. Towards this goal, Grown Rogue will host monthly mixers throughout Oregon to celebrate the Cannabis industry and provide education through expert talks. Sign up to be on our events list here:


Exact Dates and Locations - TBD.
What: Monthly Events produced and presented by Grown Rogue.
Where: Strategic mix between high density locations such as Portland and hometown locations around Medford.
Content: Education, Community, Case Study focused events.
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Blue Magoo March

March 2018 - "Cross the Chasm for Mainstream Cannabis"
Join us March 21st, 2018 where we will feature a keynote speaker discussing some challenges/blocks of the "perception" of cannabis for the mainstream. We will also explore what needs to happen to get over these humps and position cannabis as a medicinal and recreational option. To register for this free event, email us at

April 2018 - "The Business of Cannabis"
We'll be featuring a panel of cannabis professional experts including a leading attorney, accountant, and investor. Each will present for 10 minutes on their approach, perspective and lead a community discussion. To register for this free event, email us at

Blue Magoo April
Blue Magoo May

May 2018 - "Dispensary Customer Care Best Practices"
We'll showcase 3 dispensary owners and/or managers discussing best practices. To register for this free event, email us at

Blue Magoo August

Check out some highlights from our community event, A Conversation with Senator Floyd Prozanski. We learned a lot about interstate compacts for cannabis trade, consumption of cannabis in retail premises, and much more on the legislation of cannabis. To see the entire live conversation video, please visit our facebook page:

Past Events

February 2018 - The Art of the Flower

January 24, 2HawkWinery, Cannabis Industry Outlook Mixer