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Legalizing Marijuana Boosts Hotel Bookings As Cannabis Tourism Takes Off, Study Shows - Cannabis News

Colorado hotel room rentals increased considerably after the state began legal marijuana sales, a newly published study reveals. Washington State also saw increases in tourism after legalization, though the effect there was more modest.

Minimum legal age for cannabis use should be 19, study suggests - Cannabis News

The optimal minimum legal age for non-medical cannabis use is 19 years of age, according to a study published in BMC Public Health.

A Washington art gallery is selling paintings made by a dog, and they come with free weed - Cannabis News

Would you buy a painting made by a dog? What if it came with some weed as a free gift? Welcome to District Derp, an art gallery in Washington, DC, with a couple quirks.

How can farmers protect their cannabis plants from pests? - Cannabis News

Cannabis farmers often have to face the mercy of a number of exterior factors damaging their crops – so, how can they protect their plants from pests?

Help wanted, no pot test required: New NYC law takes effect - Cannabis News

New York City has barred many employers from making job applicants get tested for marijuana use, under a law that took effect over the weekend.

Body's own marijuana helps us forget traumatic memories - Cannabis News

The endogenous compound anandamide -- often referred to as the body's own marijuana -- plays a role in erasing memories of a traumatic event.

Poll: Most People In Recreational Marijuana States Believe Legalization Is A Success - Cannabis News

People who live in states that have legalized marijuana for adult use broadly feel that the policy has been a success, according to a new poll.

The Native American Hemp Sector is Growing, Reaching Out for Partnerships - Cannabis News

One rapidly-growing, but somewhat overlooked sector of the domestic hemp industry is Native American tribes across the U.S. looking to grow or process the plant, or both.

Israel approves medical cannabis exports - Cannabis News

Israel gave approval on Wednesday for exports of medical cannabis, paving the way for sales abroad that the government expects to produce hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue.

Is CBD The Secret Ingredient To A Perfect Hair Day? - Cannabis News

There are now tons of hair-themed CBD hair products like shampoo, conditioner, and even hair gel out there. You can also use a few drops of the CBD oil you already have at home.

Missouri: Lawmakers seek to increase the number of medical marijuana licenses - Cannabis News

State lawmakers are pushing forward with a plan to dramatically increase the number of licenses to grow, process and sell medical marijuana in Missouri, months before dispensaries around the state are expected to open their doors.

How Innovations in Technology Are Affecting the Medical and Recreational Cannabis Industries - Cannabis News

There isn’t one medical sector that has been untouched by the effects of technology, and the cannabis industry is no exception.

Does Soaking In CBD Help Sore Muscles? - Cannabis News

Athletes swear by ice baths and heating pads for managing muscle pain after the workout is over, but more recently CBD oil has stolen the spotlight.

Maine Legalized Recreational Pot 4 Years Ago But There Are Still No Retailers. And Now A New Glitch - Cannabis News

Four years ago, Maine voters approved a ballot initiative legalizing recreational marijuana. Yet, there are still no marijuana retailers in the state.

Minor differences: Rules for underage medical marijuana patients - Cannabis News

In most medical use states, minors can get medical marijuana if they have an adult willing to act as their caregiver or designated provider and are also entered into the state medical marijuana database.

Cannabis employees are in high demand during economic crash - Cannabis News

Coronavirus hasn’t kept some cannabis companies down: They’re staffing up even as unemployment in many other sectors soars.

What is the best quantity for a dose of cannabis? - Cannabis News

As the demand for cannabis soars, so too does the need for clear guidelines governing its use. Cannabis is potent medicine, and as a medicine, requires a framework that minimizes harm.

Cannabis companies are seeing a quarantine-fueled edibles boom - Cannabis News

Sundries to stock in one’s cupboard during the coronavirus pandemic: canned tuna, honey, rice, and weed gummies.

U.S. hemp-based construction advances with fire-safety tests, new book - Cannabis News

Natural materials builders seeking to grow a market for industrial hemp in the United States are moving forward after successful testing for building safety codes and recognition by a national architecture and design program at a U.S. university.

USDA Approves Hemp Plans For Massachusetts And Five Indian Tribes - Cannabis News

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced on Thursday that it approved one additional state hemp regulatory plan, as well as five more tribal proposals.