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How Fab is this competition from GT Hydro?

Win an exquisitely functional Mothership Fab Egg from GreenThumb Hydro. The competition closes at the end of August so hurry and enter online or at their store. GreenThumb Hydo is a proud and long-standing affiliate of Fields of Green for All.  Please support those who support us. The name “Faberge Egg” comes from the jewelled

What is this “Cannabis Bill” that is Doing the Rounds?

Good people Disbobey Bad Laws - that is a fact! In May this year a certain word document came to our attention. It was titled Cannabis Bill 2019. We read it and wept. Literally. Leaked at an Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) meeting in Pretoria, we could scarcely believe what we were reading. What has probably

A High Court Victory for Fields of Green for ALL

  On Thursday 10 July 2019 judgment was handed down in the Pretoria High Court in the appeal against our right to live stream The Trial of the Plant. The appeal was brought by the National Director of Public Prosecutions and 8 government departments plus Doctors for Life, against Fields of Green for ALL because

#Stopthecops Report (July 2019)

We report on true stories of abuse by the South African Police "Service". Unedited. Published on request and with permission.  If you would like us to tell your story (anonymously if you wish) please contact our #JointheQueue Dagga Arrest Helpline. 1.Police station involved: Magaliesburg Charge: Possession Date: 21 February 2019 Events as told by the

Swazi Weed Too Strong For Medicine

In a rather bizarre statement in the Times Of Swaziland this week, the Deputy Director of Pharmaceutical Services at the Kingdom Of ESwatini Ministry Of Health claimed the indigenous cannabis grown in Swaziland for centuries was in fact too strong for its own good. As a result, the Ministry is unable to do medical research

SONA, State of the Ntsangu Address

At the 2019 State of the Nation Address, a hopeful president Cyril Ramaphosa introduced South Africa to 5 goals, which look very similar to the United Nation’s 25 Global Goals for Sustainable Development (SDGs) to be reached by 2030. We know that of these 25 SDGs, 15 have a good chance of being achieved through

Kingdom of Eswatini Update

With news of the gathering pace of legalisation in South Africa, the former Kingdom of Swaziland, Eswatini, cannabis activists are also renewing efforts to change the status quo in the country. On a recent visit to the Kingdom, Jules was invited to meet the executive of the Eswatini Cannabis Association in Mbabane. This group of

#StopTheCops Report (June 2019)

As part of our #StopTheCops campaign, Fields of Green for ALL will be releasing details about unconstitutional arrests that are reported to our JoinTheQueue Dagga Arrest Helpline. Please report arrests to us here. The more statements we gather the better chance we have of putting an end to the police involvement with the Cannabis plant,

Another Day, Another Dagga Arrest.

On 20 April 2018 - a day when millions of Cannabis Culture enthusiasts celebrate their favourite plant - undercover police did a random, warrantless search on some people who were on their way home. One of them was Vince, who had 50 grams of Dagga stashed away in his backpack. Vince is in his 50's

The Cannabis Cart Before The Horse Expo

As you walk into the #CannabisExpo, it is difficult to believe it is only nine months since the Constitutional Court judgement decriminalised the cultivation and consumption of Dagga in a 'private space'. Since that unanimous decision by the bench of nine, a whirlwind of investors, suits, foreign exchange, licenses and health products have sprung up