Farmer and the Felon's blog

June 17, 2022
Hot on the heels of their respective multiple Emerald Cup wins, Farmer and the Felon and Kalya Extracts have collaborated to bring you a limited-edition line of ice water hash-infused pre-rolls! 
Jun 14, 2022
Farmer and the Felon virtually swept the competition at the 18th annual Emerald Cup Awards, winning 6 total awards including Best Of Show.
Apr 7, 2022
In a classic case of “good news, bad news,” a national study finds that even as overall incarceration rates have dramatically dropped over the past decade, drug arrest rates have remained high—and racial inequalities have persisted.
Apr 6, 2022
It’s been almost two months since Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner was arrested in Russia, according to CNN, and there’s still no word on how she’s doing now.
Mar 11, 2022
For far too long there’s a battle brewing in the rap scene between the judicial system and those blessed with the art of the pen and the mic.
Mar 8, 2022
Through the act of self-care, formerly incarcerated women can remember that they are their best thing.
Feb 23, 2022
Voters in Montana approved a cannabis legalization initiative in 2020, which included language explicitly calling for expungement of past convictions. But the process has been meeting with some resistance from local courts—and plans for a special court to oversee expungement have been dropped.
Feb 15, 2022
An official study in New York reveals numerous false positives in drug tests carried out by the state prison system, with hundreds of inmates punished (sometimes quite harshly) for imbibing that did not actually take place —including for cannabinoids.
Feb 4, 2022
New York’s new mayor has inherited a real human rights crisis at Rikers Island, the city’s principal jail, with desperate inmates launching hunger strikes in protest of oppressive and dangerous conditions.
Jan 21, 2022
Atlanta rapper Terrell Davis, better known by his stage-name Ralo, has been held for nearly four years on a federal cannabis conspiracy charge, and finally faces sentencing in March. He is potentially looking at up to 20 years in prison. Top names in Hip Hop are mobilizing to plead for clemency in his case.
Dec 3, 2021
PGRs are like steroids for cannabis flowers, pumping them up and making them look big for better bag appeal, but resulting in diluted flavor and aroma.
Nov 30, 2021
Proposition 64 authorizes re-sentencing and destruction of records for people with prior marijuana convictions. But this pledge of expungement remains unfulfilled in a state once seen as a national leader on cannabis freedom.
Nov 23, 2021
We talk a lot about the importance of freeing non-violent cannabis drug offenders. It’s a cause that’s near to our heart. Today, we want to talk about the positive things that have room to grow when those injustices are removed.