Ketama, the cradle of the best hash in the world
Ketama, the cradle of the best hash in the world
The latest developments in seeds, technology related to the world of cannabis, or scientific advances related to this world and health, gathered at some of the most important fairs of marijuana, which are held not only in Spain, but given other European countries with large crowds and well received by the same. We talked about some of them.
On Wednesday 9 March in Barcelona will host the third edition of the Dab-A-Doo competition, which will bring together all lovers of extractions cannabinoids. This is an event in which all fans gather to taste and evaluate large numbers of samples with excellent quality.
In Barcelona, it will also take place at the Fira de Cornella, the Spannabis Fair, the largest in Europe. This year thirteen editions of
this unmissable are met, for lovers of cannabis. Will take place from Friday 11 to Sunday 13 March. The ticket price is 15 euros per day, or 35 euros for three days. Spannabis during 2016, with Spannabis will be held the third edition of the World Cannabis Conferences, in the auditorium of Cornella. For this there will be the presence of scientific, medical and political figures, as well as key members of the cannabis culture. Give lectures and documentaries will be screened to see which is evolution, and when is the cannabis culture. In this event of international significance, viewers will be able to join the debate and move their concerns, doubts and questions with the speakers. There will also be the Cannabis Champions Cup. To get an idea of the importance of the fair Spannabis, must say that last year 2015 was attended by over 34,000 visitors, who came from 28 different countries and involved more than 3,000 professionals in the cannabis.
And the International Fair of Barcelona, we traveled to France, where the third edition of indoor growing is held, the Technigrow. The meeting will be in Lyon, the weekend from 9 to 10 April. This time the French fair will touch the issue of self – cultivation, both in regard to gardening, as dealing with the processing of products, such as hops or manufacture of essential oils. This event will bring together various professionals in this sector, which is already a success because of the great restrictions to the Gallic country, as far as consumption and cultivation of cannabis is concerned.
And in France we go to Britain because London will host the seventh edition of the Fair Grow London. Will take place on 16 and 17 April, and is the only fair in this sense, held in the UK, it is spoken mainly hydroponics crop, a technique that has great success in the UK.
Another event to be held in this April, is the World March for Marijuana, to be held on Wednesday April 20. This march is held each year since 1999, in over 700 cities on the planet. Normally it is usually held the first Saturday in May, but this year we have tried to coincide with the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly, in which it will address issues related to drugs, and that will take place on 18, 20 and 21 April.
In Spain there will be a meeting this month. This is the Vine Grow III Fair, organized jointly with the Viña Rock Musical summer in the city of Villarrobledo in Spain cannabis event. It is an event that brings together music and marijuana, in a festive atmosphere.
From 13 to 15 May will take place in Seville, the II Fair Hemp, this fair aims to make a spreading culture of hemp, and raise awareness of its industrial and therapeutic uses. A fair that has a social and commercial vision, in which you can learn to enjoy outdoor concerts, workshops and activities. The first edition last year, attended the fair over 4,000 visitors from all over Spain, and there were 70 exhibitors, more than 25 speakers, and a dozen music groups.
A little further away from our borders, in Italy, it will be held the fourth edition of the Italian Marijuana Party, the Indica Sativa Trade, which will be held in Bologna from 20 to 22 May in the Unipol Arena. There cites several professionals will be given cannabis world, and cosmetics and food products, made from hemp are also exhibited. New for this year, will be the first edition of the Medical Cannabis Bike Tour in Italy, which will start in Ljubljana, and come to Bologna during the fair.
And how could it be otherwise, in this calendar could not miss the Netherlands. In Amsterdam the Eighth Edition of the manifestation Cannabis Liberation Day, which will be held in the Flevopark of the capital of the Netherlands, on Sunday 12 June 2016. They will hear concerts, and several activists who contribute will be held information about the current state of Dutch law.
In Germany, from 8 to 10 July, the second edition of the fair CANNABIS XXL, to be organized in the capital of Bavaria from 8 to 10 July is celebará. Last year, the first edition of this event brought together more than 2,500 visitors.
In this month, comes one of the oldest events as it is the 20th edition of the rally for the legalization of marijuana, It will be held in Berlin, the German capital, on Saturday August 13, 2016, with the slogan “Legalization is in the environment.” This great walkabout, which brings together thousands of people, ends with a night of concerts and festivals.
This month comes the hemp CannaTrade international fair, which is organized in Switzerland every two years. This great event, which was not organized since 2014 and will take place this year, from 2 to 4 September 2016 in the city of Zurich.
From 16 to 18 this month, is held in Irun (Gipuzkoa), the fifth edition of Expogrow, although held in this Basque town, is a favorite quote for many French. This fair has animations, concerts, sports demonstrations, lectures …
In Austria, there will be the ninth edition the great fair of hemp Austrian capital, which will be held from 7 to 9 October. Among the novelties, we should mention the demonstrations of the glassblowers and several concerts.
Several coffeeshops in the capital of Amsterdam, gather to organize their own competition with different categories: Hashish, Indica, Sativa, Space Food, and higher level of THC. This year, the second edition of the Unity Cup, will be held at Melkweg, Amsterdam, from 20 to 23 November 2016.
By Noelia Jimenez, Team Piensa En Verde