Podcasts as a whole and cannabis podcasts, in particular, are exploding and the trend seems to be continuing in 2021. Currently, there are 850,000 active podcasts and over 30 million podcast episodes, according to Obrelo. The weed-related podcasts on Spotify are 2000+ as of the beginning of 2021. The industry podcasts cover everything from consumer stories, to cooking recipes, together with how to use CBD and THC. There are great cannabis growing and cultivating tips, as well as tons of education and science episodes. Also, you will be able to find ideas from the cannabis business-oriented podcasts with different niche episodes like marketing, scaling, sales and a lot more. So with so much out there the question is how to choose. Well, it is easy – listen to the cannabis podcasts that stick and keep producing episodes and pick the topics that you are interested in. We have selected for you 18 of the best podcasts that inspire us and we hope you enjoy them.
Top Cannabis Podcasts in 2022
Brave New Weed
Brave New Weed is hosted by the author of Brave New Weed: Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis – Joe Dolce and co-host Matthew Hendershot. If you are interested in an informative, brave, fearless, and fun discussion about the cannabis industry this is the right podcast for you. You will also get the chance to learn how to start your own cannabis business or work in the cannabis industry. By exploring WeedScience, WeedHealth, WeedProducts, and WeedPolitics he focuses on the healing power of CBD and THC.
Category: Cannabis Industry
Listen to: https://www.bravenewweed.com/all-episodes/
Let’s Be Blunt Podcast w/ Montel Williams
Hosted by Emmy Award winner, Montel Williams Let’s be blunt explores the intersection of cannabis, health, wellness, and activism. Williams is a cannabis user himself, since 1999, when he was diagnosed with chronic illness. Let’s be blunt gives in-depth research, and fills in the gap between common cannabis knowledge and research. The podcast gives its listeners great knowledge about the cannabis world by featuring experts in the cannabis industry that answer the most frequently asked questions in a simple way. New episodes come up every Thursday and are also available on youtube so make sure to check them out.
Category: Education and Science
Listen to: https://letsbebluntmontel.com/episodes
If you are looking for an insider look at the cannabis industry Periodic effect is the right podcast for you. Hosted by Wayne Schwind, CEO & Founder of Periodic Edibles, with more than 280 episodes till this day, you’ll get the chance to learn from business owners and executives on how to get into the cannabis industry and get the chance to learn about the latest studies in the industry and the biggest secrets of the cannabis pharmacies. This cannabis podcast can help you gain significant knowledge from a scientific point of view all based on facts and research, regardless if you just a consumer or working in the industry.
Category: Education and Science
Listen to: https://www.periodiceffects.com/episodes
Cannabis Science Podcast
If you are interested in a cannabis podcast that has all the answers for the most important questions about the use, preparation and product of cannabis supported by proven scientific data you are looking for the Cannabis Science Podcast. Founded in 2018 and hosted by Dr. Ricardo Rivera, a faculty member of The University of British Columbia – Department of Pharmacology, this cannabis podcast gets you a closer look into the cannabis industry in a very simple way. You get the chance to learn about the science of cannabis edibles and learn how cannabis works in treating chronic diseases.
Category: Education and Science
Listen to: https://cannabis-science.zencast.website/
Dude Grows Show Cannabis Podcast
Founded in 2015 aDude Grows Show is a canna podcast featuring the complex process of growing cannabis, so if this is something you might be interested in, we got you covered. You will experience an in-depth look at the whole process and have answers to all of your questions with the interaction provided by the co-hosts Scotty Real and The Dude. This duo will answer all your questions about wholesalers and production. Besides focusing on growing cannabis this podcast covers the latest cannabis news, cannabis events and culture.
Category: Grow and cultivation knowledge
Listen to: https://www.dudegrows.com/
Cannabis Cultivation and Science Podcast
If your topic of interest is improving your gardening or cannabis cultivation Cannabis Cultivation and Science Podcast is the right podcast for you. Featuring science based research and about the horticulture industry and guests that know all about it by working in this field of interest.You’ll get the chance to learn about the cannabis industry, discussing different topics from the very best people in it. One thing is for sure your host Tad Hussey won’t let you down so listen up.
Category: Grow and cultivation knowledge
Listen to: https://www.kisorganics.com/pages/podcast
The Real Dirt
If you are looking for precise information about the cannabis industry and want to learn from the best in The Real Dirt has got you covered. Hosted by the founder and CEO of Growers Soil and Cultivate Colorado Chip Baker also known as “the industry veteran” one of the people that made cannabis legalization possible than you need to tune in to The Real Dirt cannabis podcast. Featuring experts from lawyers, cannabis growers, breeders in charge of cannabis legalization you can learn how to make it on your own in this competitive yet prospecting industry. Cannabis Stack Co-Founder – Olivia Solero was one of the Chip’s latest guests talking about cannabis marketing.
Listen to: https://therealdirt.com/
Weed Week is about how to get started in the cannabis industry, or how to achieve better results if they are already in by providing trustworthy and reliable business information. You’ll also get the chance to learn more about the healing power of this phenomenal plant by featuring guests like Pharmaceutical Co-Founder Eyal Barad who explains the latest studies in using cannabinoids to treat different types of cancer. So if you are interested in this topic all you need to do is to tune in every Tuesday and get the latest cannabis news with your co-hosts Donnell Alexander and Alex Halperin.
Listen to: https://www.weedweek.net/podcast
Benzinga Cannabis Hour
If you are looking for a podcast with live chat where you can get all the answers you need for the cannabis industry right then and there, then Benzinga Cannabis Hour is the right one for you. Every episode features 3 or more guests – experts in the field of cannabis industry. So if you are interested in learning more about starting and promoting your cannabis business , guests like youtube star Scotty Sire and his collaborator Jay Boice will let you in on their own journey. Join the hosts Jason Raznick and Patrick Lane every Thursday at 4:00 PM (EDT) to learn more about the blooming cannabis industry.
Listen to: https://anchor.fm/benzinga-events
The Ganjapreneur Podcast
If you are looking for your cannabis business resource The Ganjapreneur Podcast is the one. So tune in and get the chance to revise expert answers to all your cannabis-related questions by the best known stakeholder, experts, and activists in the industry you will get the chance to find out how to normalize cannabis through smart marketing, hot to grow a multi-state cannabis business all that brought to you by the key people in the industry. You will also get the chance to learn about very intriguing topics like the one featuring Sister Kate who is a founder of Sisters of the Valley, a group of cannabis nuns that grow CBD-rich cannabis in California.
Listen to: https://www.ganjapreneur.com/news/podcast/
With Cannainsider you will get the latest info about the hemp CBD and cannabis industry. Your host Matthew Kind will reveal the best opportunities in the industry by welcoming well known leaders in the cannabis industry, featuring guests such as Arjan Roskam also known as Amsterdam’s King of Cannabis in a fun and simple way. Be the first to learn about the industry’s trends from the very best. You will also get the chance to learn how to become a budtender and work in a dispensary.
Listen to: https://www.cannainsider.com/podcast/
Thinking Outside the Bud
Thinking Outside the Bud is a business podcast devoted to driving innovation in the cannabis space. During each episode, the host Bruce Eckfeldt a well know consultant, coach, author, and with more than 20 years of experience in handling high-growth companies speaks with founders like Jefferey Welsh co-founder of Vicente Sederberg Partner & Composite and Elizabeth Kost co-founder and CEO of Fog & Tree, investors,leaders, researchers, advocates, and policy makers who are finding new and exciting ways for cannabis to positively impact business, society, build a cannabis community and culture.
Listen to: https://www.thinkingoutsidethebud.com/
Let’s Talk About Medical Cannabis with Dr. O
If you wanna learn more about the healing power of cannabis, then Dr. O has got you covered. As a clinical pharmacist certified in medical cannabis she will help you understand the advantages of cannabis such as its healing power and the way to boost your overall health by using it. You can learn about how cannabinoids can help you improve your mental health, Parkinson’s disease, migraines, obesity and much much more.
Category: Medical Cannabis
If you are interested in learning everything about medical marijuana and its benefits make sure to tune in Weedsday Wednesday – live radio show. Featuring interviews with the most competitive people in the industry like Freeway Rick Ross – the millionaire drug “KingPin” who was sentenced to life in prison but got out. We don’t wanna spoil the story for you guys, but we can assure you in is not something you wanna out. This cannabis podcast will answer all your questions about this healing plant.
Category: Medical Cannabis
Blunt Blowin’ Mama
Blunt Blowin Mama is for all the women and moms out there who use cannabis. So if you are interested in learning more about the health and wellness benefits that cannabis offers presented in a fun and intelligent way this is one of the right cannabis podcasts for you. Featuring empowering women like Eunice Kim – founder of HiVi – High Vibrations, you will learn that wellness and weed belong together. You will also get the chance to hear it from Kendra and Rachael, the co-founders of Mendi, a CBD brand whose main focus is making cannabis products that athletes can use for recovery after an injury, and many other fun topics from badass women in the cannabis industry, around the world.
Broccoli Talk it created by an all-women team that covers topics about cannabis, cannabis operations, fashion, culture and art. Hosted by Lauren Yoshiko and Mennlay Golokeh Aggrey this podcast will definitely make you a regular. So If you are interested in taking a part in discovering the new era of weed and learn how cannabis can make you bond with other people, learn more about the cannabis history and most trending usage of this plant – during the quarantine. The topics are so fun and easy to listen to that we are positive that you will return to this podcast wanting more.
Listen to: https://broccolimag.com/podcast
Weed + Grub
Weed + Grub is hosted by comedian Mike Glazes and writer Mary Jane Gibson. By featuring famous guests every episode this duo will make sure that you get all the latest news from the cannabis industry, culture and comedy – all that while taking a puff. Learn all about the cannabis industry, hottest events out there, and how to enjoy your overall experience as a consumer while laughing from beginning till the end. We know one thing for sure, you will be back every week for more.
Listen to: https://www.weedandgrub.com/
High Friends Podcast
High Podcast is co-hosted by brand strategist Rachel Colic and marketing communications expert Gill Poladr. Its main focus is empowering women in the cannabis industry by giving simple and easy to follow advice on how to be successful in the cannabis world, by featuring guests from the cannabis industry, politicians, patients, caregivers. If you are interested in relaxing and fun afternoon that can help you grow your cannabusiness or simply you want to learn more about the cannabis industry, the diversity in it, and keep track on the best cannabis events out there Rachel and Gill are here for you.
Listen to: https://soundcloud.com/highfriendspodcast
Ed is a writer and marketer who has been involved with the cannabis industry since 2017. He is particularly passionate about helping small businesses succeed in the increasingly corporate-takeover environment of the cannabis industry, as well as helping people get started working with cannabis.