With the world in chaos, so much came tumbling down in 2020 that we are surprised that the last apartheid law is still standing. Sadly the powers that be and most of the media and police are still perpetuating prohibition in 2021. We’re expecting a flood of questions in the new
Had it not been for his gruesome and senseless murder on 3 July 2020, Jules would have turned 61 today. Though our hearts are sore, we can't help but smile when we think about what he'd have made of this year. Phrases like "a senseless fuckery" and "wave your rights goodbye,
The first leg of our Desired Outcomes national road trip kicks off this week in Kwa-Zulu Natal. Catch us on the North Coast at Richards Bay, Durban North, Port Shepstone South Coast and The Midlands Howick. It's all we can fit in for now, so please share a vehicle and consider travelling to one of
This blog post started in March 2015 when we traveled to the Pondoland in the Eastern Cape to report on the continued spraying of rural South Africa with airborne glyphosate products. The SAPS Air Wing had, for years been indiscriminately conducted low level helicopter spraying operations in a vain attempt to eradicate the centuries old
The World Health Organisation is reforming it's opinions of the Cannabis plant at a dizzying speed. After 60 years of the Single Convention that binds all countries to the UN's vision of a drug free world via eradication and incarceration, the Organisation has this year conceded the humble Dagga bush was never banned as a
The ninth of August is a public holiday in South Africa to recognise Woman's Day. It seems a pity that there is only one day set aside out of 365 to celebrate the strength and achievements of South Africa's female population. Just for the record, at Fields Of Green For ALL, female energy is the
The National Drug Master Plans. The guidelines as to how the government plans to tackle what is usually described as the 'scourge of drugs in our communities'. Since 1999 there have been three NDMP's, and is the apex of the work done by the Central Drug Authority for the South African government of the day.
The Constitutional Court allows the three TOTP plaintiffs to join the WCHC appeal hearing on the 7th November 2017 but denies FGA's request to join as amicus. Read the ConCourt directive here: directions in Minister of Justice and Others v Prince and Others, CCT 10...
The Medicines Control Council has published their guidelines for "Cultivation of Cannabis and Manufacture of Cannabis-Related Pharmaceutical Products for Medicinal and Research Purposes." We have had a careful look at the document and urge our supporters to do the same. Public comments are open until the end of March 2017 but we get the feeling
The Dagga Couple's campaign has just moved into top gear. With the launch of South Africa's first non-profit Cannabis legalisation organisation, Fields of Green for ALL, we are ready to take on the world. As the name says, ALL South Africans are invited to be part of the conversation. Jules & Myrtle have found it