Pot culture: Top cannabis podcasts to try this 4/20
Did you know that 41 percent of Americans listen to podcasts monthly? Listening to podcasts is an excellent way to learn more about the world around you, or just have a laugh.
One topic that has been on the rise is cannabis. Cannabis podcasts are not only entertaining listeners. They’re also chipping away at the stigma surrounding cannabis in the U.S. and combatting stereotypes with information.
With 4/20 just around the corner, there’s no better time to try out a cannabis podcast for the first time. But if you’re not sure where to start, don’t worry. We’ve got you covered.
Here are some of the most popular cannabis podcasts being recorded right now.
CannaInsider is a weekly podcast hosted by Matthew Kind. During the podcast, he interviews some of the top business leaders in the cannabis world who share their stories and talk about their businesses.
This is a great cannabis business podcast to listen to if you’re looking to enter the industry.
Some recent guests have been:
- Ryan Douglas
- Adina Leifer
- Jeff Sampson
- Jeffrey Welsh
- Kevin Koby
2. Cannabis Coffee Hour
If you’re looking for entertainment Cannabis Coffee Hour is a great weekly podcast. Comedian Rob Cantrell hosts this show.
He talks to himself and the occasional special guest about cannabis, life, and coffee.
3. Stoner Chicks Podcast
Stoner Chicks is another comedy podcast from the perspective of women. These ladies focus on the modern cannabis industry and the role of women in shaping the history of cannabis.
It’s hosted by Phoebe Richards, Grace Penzell, Kayla Teel, and Stephani Thompson. These friends have been performing in comedy improv shows since 2018.
They have been on stage together at The Rendezvous, The Pocket Theater, The Ballard Underground, Jet City Improv, and Intersections Festival.
New episodes of their podcast get published every Friday.
4. Weedsday Wednesday
Weedsday Wednesday is a weekly podcast that has been around since 2012. In this podcast, you can find a variety of topics, making it great for anyone who wants to learn more about cannabis.
Some of the topics covered include:
- Expert interviews
- Reviews of cultivars
- Product reviews
- Information on cannabis legislation
- Cannabis prescriptions
- History of cannabis prohibition
5. Cannabis Cultivation and Science Podcast
If you’re looking for a podcast about growing marijuana, this one is for you. Hosted by Tad Hussey, the Cannabis Cultivation and Science podcast brings leading experts from the horticulture and gardening industry to the show to talk about current research and the latest information on cannabis cultivation.
This podcast is great because it bases everything on science and research. Topics include cannabis cultivation, soil mixes, the latest advancements and ideas, pesticides, and much more.
6. Marijuana Today
Marijuana Today is a weekly podcast published every Monday that talks about the legal side of the cannabis industry. They have several hosts and many regulars as part of their show.
While this podcast started small in 2014 it has since expanded and now produces two more shows. These include:
- Weed Wonks
- Green Rush
On this podcast, you’ll encounter marijuana activists who talk about the political and legal aspects of the cannabis world. Its sister podcast Weed Wonks also focuses on the political side.
However, if you’re more interested in the business side or investing in marijuana, check out the Green Rush podcast.
There are numerous cannabis podcasts available no matter what you’re looking for. Use these recommendations to educate or entertain yourself while you learn more about the world of cannabis.