Text Questions/Orders to (562) 655-7160
10% OFF Curbside Pickup – Promo Code: CURB10


Support legal, licensed cannabis retailers
Featured Articles

Stone Age Gets #WEEDWISE

Stone Age Supports Licensed Cannabis Retailers in SoCal

You can't see the toxic chemicals in unlicensed weed.

Stone Age Farmacy is proud to have been one of the first retailers in the Los Angeles area to be granted a license permitting recreational cannabis sales. Since opening the doors of our first location in 2007, Stone Age has taken the responsibility that comes with official state licensing seriously because it is important for the health of our business and our customers.

Unfortunately, the same cannot be said for every cannabis business that has popped up in the Los Angeles area. A primary concern related to the continued operation of unlicensed and unscrupulous retailers in our industry is the introduction of dangerous, foreign material into untested cannabis. Illegal pesticides, chemicals, mold, and even fecal matter have been found in cannabis confiscated from illegal dispensaries in Southern California.

The cost of identifying and impounding this dangerous material is just one area in which illegal operations drain municipal resources, drive up prices across the board, and hinder progress toward nationwide legalization.

These unlicensed operations and their unprincipled business practices also counter the tremendous progress that has been made in recent years toward lifting the stigma connected to medicinal and recreational cannabis use. That stigma continues to stifle potentially life-saving medical research. It is also a primary reason licensed operations in legal remain locked out of the federally insured banking industry, forcing legitimate operations to deal mostly in cash. This continues to be one of the most difficult challenges for licensed retailers, driving up costs in the form of security and theft protection, while introducing a wholly unnecessary safety risk for staff and customers alike.

The reasons above are just a small part of why Stone Age Farmacy supports the #weedwise initiative, a statewide public information program launched by the Bureau of Cannabis Control to encourage consumers to purchase cannabis only from licensed businesses.

Retailers interested in participating in the program can learn more at the Bureau’s website, where promotional materials can be downloaded free of charge. Consumers can verify the legal status of a cannabis business visiting the Bureau's Online License Search system at CApotcheck.com.

Industry News


High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis A Marijuana blog with some of the funniest and highest content available on the web. We live and breathe this stuff - literally!

Medical Marijuana 411
Industry News

Medical Marijuana 411

Medical Marijuana 411 Connecting You To A Better Day Through Medical Marijuana

Industry News

The Canna Law Blog

  • California Tries Again with CBD
    by Griffen Thorne on January 15, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    California has a rocky history when it comes to hemp-derived CBD. Despite the fact that the state adopted a robust medical and recreational cannabis program, for years it has taken the mystifying […]

  • Ecuador’s Hemp Regulations
    by Fred Rocafort on January 14, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    In October, Ecuador’s agriculture ministry (MAG) released hemp regulations, in the form of Acuerdo Ministerial No. 109 (English). This follows the National Assembly’s 2019 decriminalization of […]

  • Oregon Cannabis: What is My Partial Marijuana...
    by Jesse Mondry on January 13, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    A couple of months ago, my colleague Vince Sliwoski wrote Oregon Cannabis Dispensary Sales: What We Are Seeing on Valuation, which focused on the secondary market for cannabis licenses and […]

  • BREAKING NEWS: Cannabis for Medical Use Just...
    by Adrián Cisneros Aguilar on January 12, 2021 at 6:37 pm

    Mexico’s Regulations on Sanitary Control for the Production, Research and Medical Use of Cannabis and Its Pharmacological Derivatives (the “Regulations”) were published today in the Federal […]

  • Cannabis Patent Litigation Update: Canopy Growth...
    by Alison Malsbury on January 12, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    We’ve written previously about the basics of cannabis patents, which are a substantial area of growth within the cannabis industry, and we’ve written extensively about cannabis trademark […]

  • Biden’s Attorney General Pick on Cannabis:...
    by Hilary Bricken on January 11, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    We have a long history here on the Canna Law Blog of analyzing the moves of the federal goverment, and in particular the Department of Justice (DOJ), when it comes to federal enforcement of the […]

  • The Future for Smokable CBD Products is Not Great
    by Griffen Thorne on January 10, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    The last few years have been a wild ride for the United States’ hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) industry. Ever since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) took the position that CBD is unlawful in […]

  • Oregon Cannabis: What to Watch for in 2021?
    by Jesse Mondry on January 9, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    As we recently wrote, 2020 was a remarkable year for the Oregon cannabis industry for several reasons including COVID-19 and raging wildfires. This post follows up on the “State of the State” and […]

  • FREE Webinar – Cannabis in Mexico
    by Canna Law Blog on January 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Register HERE! Mexico will soon be the largest country in the world to legalize cannabis and now is the time to start preparing for that. Join Harris Bricken, in partnership with Mexico-based law […]

  • California Cannabis Litigation in 2021 – Back...
    by Jihee Ahn on January 7, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Back in June, I wrote this post about the nearly stalled status of litigation since the pandemic began. While some courts are still incredibly backlogged (and, will give priority to criminal cases […]