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Kiva Introduces CBD Chocolate Bars From 100% California Cannabis Plants

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — August 1st, 2016 — Kiva announced today its new chocolate bars, made from 100% whole plant cannabis, never from imported hemp oil. Grown exclusively by a collective of farmers in Mendocino County, California, these CBD products rely on a trusted source group with natural growing practices...

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Team Cannabis at the 2016 San Fran AIDS Walk

Nothing makes us happier here at KIVA than giving back to a community that has given so much support to us. Many people don't realize this, but the medical cannabis movement was forged in the fire of the AIDS crisis. With this legacy in mind, members of the California cannabis industry unite each year in the shared spirit of service and action for our patients. "Team Cannabis" is more than a collection of industry leaders and their friends- we are a family who gather together each year to make a difference in our community through the San Francisco AIDS Walk...

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Tips for Storing Cannabis Chocolate

We here at KIVA Confections take great pride in providing our patients with the most delicious and consistent premium cannabis chocolate on the market. We take the quality of our products incredibly seriously- which is why we wanted to pass on these seven helpful tips for storing our chocolate. Following these guidelines will help make sure that KIVA's award-winning chocolate stays tasting (and looking) as wonderful as when we first. made it.

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Kiva Love Letter: Jesse in Mt. Shasta

As policy around the United States evolves, the stigma around medical cannabis users is slowly fading. It is important now more than ever for the public to see that cannabis patients come in all ages, ethnicities, and income brackets- and they are treating a wide variety of conditions, including glaucoma, epilepsy, cancer, Parkinson's and chronic pain. The stereotype of the typical cannabis patient simply doesn't apply- and can actually be harmful when potential patients are discouraged from trying cannabis because of its stigma...

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Make Your Voice Heard in Oakland

We have a very serious ask for our cannabis community today, and we hope that you will find a way to help. Oakland has an amazing ordinance they have been building for 18 months. At the last minute, an amendment was added to it that would require 50% of license holders to be a resident of 6 out of the 27 police beats in the city. Despite its good intentions, the amendment will not help the unfairly targeted individuals who have suffered from the war on drugs. Instead, it will stifle Oakland’s cannabis program completely and make conducting business here incredibly difficult...

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