Wernard Bruining, Dutch Coffee Shop Pioneer

One person, Wernard Bruining, started the first ever coffeeshop, the Mellow Yellow, the first cannabis-growshop, Positronics, and the first Medical Marihuana organization in Europe, Mediwiet (Mediweed). He was also the one of the persons involved in developing the sinsemilla grow-technique in Holland, stimulated and instructed by Old Ed, Without his initiatives to get cannabis to the surface in Holland, the Netherlands might also still be suffering from the same uncontrolable drug problems as the countries around it, with cannabis being just another drug, and thousands of people in prison for cannabis related offenses.