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Poppies replacing pot in Mexico’s drug fields


In Mexico, opium poppy plantations located by the Mexican military are up 26% in just one year. Once a staple crop for drug traffickers, marijuana is giving way to the opium poppy.

Between 2016 and 2017, the amount of land on which opium poppy plantations were discovered and destroyed by the Mexican Army […]

Crossing from Mexicali to the U.S. with Marijuana

Two young men get caught bringing marijuana into the U.S. from Mexicali, Mexico […]

How safe is Mexicali … and Mexico?

Seized narco-money

This post is prompted by a comment sent in by one of our readers. He is coming to Mexicali on business, and wonders if he will be safe.

That’s a very fair question. My short answer is “yes.”

Jim and I could only afford to move to a border town. The trip […]