Authorities believe that the industrious farmers were accessing the site through the Crown Estate—neighboring land that belongs to the Queen of England.
Damian Marley, reggae icon and the youngest son of the world's most famous smoker, is partnering with a cannabis company to turn a 77,000-square-foot former prison into a legal grow op. "The statement speaks for itself," he told us.
Cops had already been suspicious of the Bronx building, and firefighters reportedly found pot cultivation supplies prior to the blast.
And Abdullah, VICE's resident weed expert, makes sure his co-hosts, Will and Martina, dab for the first time.
On tonight's episode of 'VICE Does America,' we help out on the set of a porn shoot and visit a giant grow house in Denver.
In this week's First-Person Shooter, we gave two disposables to an employee at a medical and recreational marijuana dispensary in Denver. On top of shooting the storefronts, she took some #weedporn-worthy snaps of their massive grow house.