The argument could be made that CBD has effectively replaced THC as the most famous three-letter acronym associated with cannabis at the moment. But let’s not get the two mixed up. CBD is short for cannabidiol, one of the compounds found in cannabis plants. Hemp and marijuana both belong to the cannabis plant family, and while they have their diffe
Congratulations to the winners of the Cannabis Cup Massachusetts: People’s Choice Edition 2021! Here’s what’s hot in Massachusetts! The cannabis cup is virtual this year—virtually awesome, that is, with our People’s Choice Edition making it possible to judge safely from the comfort of your home. Here are the well-deserved winners of the Cannabis Cu
DENVER — Several nights a week during the fall, walking tours hit the flagstone sidewalks of Denver’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, stopping in front of old mansions to be told the tales of ghosts and hauntings. But one of those stops, one of those mansions, has an added ‘history’ that is being celebrated along with its spirited past. “The house was b
Reading while high is a habit that needs to be cultivated in order to be wholly understood. Here are some tips that can help you get started. Weed is one of the most malleable substances out there. It can be used for a variety of activities, from watching movies, to going to parties, to working out better. Reading is probably one of the toughest ac
OUTHERN OREGON, Ore. — State and county officials are hoping to hear from Southern Oregon residents on the impacts of illegal hemp and cannabis grows have on their communities. On Tuesday, Oregon State Rep. Pam Marsh is hosting the virtual community forum to discuss the issues which have increased with the illegal cultivations, including water usag
SHERIDAN, WYOMING, UNITED STATES, October 24, 2021 / -- According to the latest report by IMARC Group, titled “North America Hemp Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026,” the north america hemp market expected to grow at a CAGR of around 18% during 2021-2026. Hemp is a small, brown oilseed
The decline in related stocks comes following a wave of posivity for the sector. So, has the industry already burnt out or will it find a new spark? Cannabis investing was the best new thing five years ago. While the sector has gained a lot of ground, investors are still awaiting the next big step that turns the most famous leaf into green gold. Bo
A number of cannabis factories have gone up in flames recently, leading to an increase in property claims, loss adjuster Woodgate & Clark said. The firm has warned commercial property clients to be more vigilant to prevent fire damage to their properties. Original link
Those of us who started using cover crops and no-till decades ago remember the challenges we faced using these innovative methods to grow corn, soybeans and small grains. Choosing vigorous genetics and the correct cover crops, adjusting our planting equipment, and ironing out weed control options were all issues we had to deal with in getting those
New York officials finally provided drug testing freedoms that workers have been waiting for. The majority of New York employers are barred from drug testing employees for off-the-clock cannabis use, according to new guidance. The New York State Department of Labor (DOL) released new guidance regarding legalized recreational marijuana use and the w
The USPS announced it will no longer allow the shipment of nicotine vape pens, including ones that contain hemp, CBD or cannabis. The United States Postal Service (USPS) released the details of its final rule on the shipment of nicotine devices, which also includes cannabis vape devices, immediately prohibiting them from being shipped through USPS
State campaign eradicated 76K plants locally in 2021 California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced a shift in the Campaign Against Marijuana Planting’s future operations after seizing nearly 1.2 million illegally cultivated cannabis plants in 2021. Bonta directed the Department of Justice to conduct a six-month review of CAMP “in light of changes
Researchers may be one step closer to developing the equivalent of a Breathalyzer for detecting marijuana use. In an early study, scientists found that their rapid test was able to reliably detect THC in people's saliva in under 5 minutes. THC, short for tetrahydrocannabinol, is the active ingredient in marijuana. Right now, the "gold standard" for
Relaxation is part of government rethink designed to keep users away from illegal market. Adults in Luxembourg will be permitted to grow up to four cannabis plants in their homes or gardens under laws that will make it the first country in Europe to legalise production and consumption of the drug. The announcement on Friday by Luxembourg’s governme
Olivia Newton-John has provided a health update as she battles cancer. livia Newton-John has opened up on USA TODAY overnight about her ongoing health battle with cancer revealing cannabis use has been a huge part of her healing.  (Image Source: Getty Images.) Newton-John was first diagnosed with cancer in 1992, overcoming the disease in 2013 only
The $2.1 billion acquisition of Harvest Health & Recreation by Florida cannabis behemoth Trulieve Cannabis Corp. has finally been consummated, creating the largest marijuana company in the U.S., with a combined 149 dispensaries and operations in 11 states. Harvest has 39 operating shops in five states, including one in Tucson at 2734 E. Grant Road,
A Chicago-based medical marijuana company is spending $170 million to expand in Pennsylvania through a pair of acquisitions which include a Lancaster dispensary and a Mount Joy growing-and-processing operation. Cresco Labs recently agreed to buy three Cure Penn dispensaries, including one here on Fruitville Pike in the former Kmart Plaza, plus disp
Nearly four years after California started regulating its cannabis industry, three in four businesses still operate on provisional licenses. As temporary license holders, 75% of the state’s cannabis industry lacks protections and privileges that come with holding full licenses — a situation that worries some in the business. Those temporary operato
A marijuana dispensary is suing the city of South Lake Tahoe, California, after the city council revoked its cannabis and businesses licenses for failing to open on time — a delay the business blames on the COVID-19 pandemic. Perfect Union SLT was awarded one of two microbusiness cannabis licenses in November 2019 as part of an agreement that gave