The American Veterinary Medical Association's policy-making body said last summer it wants the DEA to declassify marijuana as a Schedule 1 drug "to facilitate research opportunities for veterinary and human medical uses."


Four industrial hemp seed varieties have passed the statewide THC validation and observation trial this year.


A research team’s data dive suggests that alcohol industry fears about legal cannabis cutting into booze sales could be even more pressing than originally imagined.


Los Angeles is in line to become the nation’s largest city with legal recreational marijuana after the City Council voted Wednesday to license sales and cultivation next year.


Industrial hemp is still in its infancy in North Carolina, but the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and North Carolina State University are committed to growing the industry.


Sales of legal cannabis in North America are growing even faster than experts predicted they would.


Joseph Walker has won three collegiate entrepreneurial contests this year for the organic fertilizer that his company OmniEarth is producing largely for commercial marijuana growers serving the fast-growing medical and recreational pot markets.


The BC government has released its plan for recreational marijuana following a public consultation process with more than 48,000 responses.


A recent poll in New York shows strong public support for legal pot, while Illinois has crushing budget pressures that make cannabis taxes very appealing.


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gov. Mary Fallin says she plans to set an election date for a medical marijuana ballot measure after the start of the new year.


If you were watching Sunday's game between the Tennessee Titans and the Houston Texans, you may have noticed a particularly green set of cleats on Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan.


Leamington, Ont.-based Aphria Inc. said Monday that it had struck a deal to sell medical marijuana to Loblaw-owned Shoppers Drug Mart, Canada’s largest pharmacy chain.


Hemp today, marijuana tomorrow, Chris Adams is not waiting for the farming rush.


At least 200 would-be customers were lined up outside Rockville’s first medical marijuana dispensary Friday afternoon when one of the owners announced that a cannabis shipment — including elixirs, tablets and flowers — had arrived.


WASHINGTON (AP) — Smoked pot? Want to go to war? No problem.


Recognized at the time for their creativity, these pot-centric posters have had a lasting influence on modern American art.


It may not feature in Morocco's official tourism brochures but cannabis attracts thousands of visitors a year to the North African country. 


Vermont is on pace to become the first state in the U.S. to legalize marijuana through an act of lawmakers early next year.


Hemp has long been plagued by the stigma attached to the female strand of the plant that produces a popular psychoactive substance, but the hemp fiber that is primarily gathered from the male plant is incredibly strong and useful.