Medical Marijuana Would Have Saved My Brother’s Life

April 16th, 2019 by admin Leave a reply »

Jim Belushi is far from the first celebrity to get into the legal pot game. Stoned luminaries like Willie Nelson, Snoop Dogg, Tommy Chong, and the Marley family are selling pot with their names on it in multiple states across the country. But Belushi is doing something different. Those other celebrities simply created a brand that they license to pot farmers, whereas Belushi is actually growing the pot on his own property, often with his own hands.

Belushi started slowly, first with a small medical grow three years ago and then transitioning into a full recreational farm with multiple outdoor and indoor gardens. He’s been selling his carefully curated strains for two years, but he only recently decided it was time to put his name on the label. Pot shoppers in Oregon can now buy weed straight from Belushi’s Farm.

I caught up with the actor, musician, and former Saturday Night Live star by phone. His voice was hoarse from singing at a community party he throws on his farm every year. We talked about what it’s like growing legal pot, working with David Lynch, and how he thinks medical marijuana could have saved his brother John Belushi’s life.

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Article source: https://www.thestranger.com/green-guide-spring-2019/2019/04/15/39876894/medical-marijuana-would-have-saved-my-brothers-life

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