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Mexican Farmers Are Growing Cartel-Free ‘Ethical’ Weed - Cannabis News

Cannabis production in Mexico is making a comeback, and this time it’s cartel-free. Independent farmers are now producing high-quality “ethical” weed -- without the involvement of the country’s violent cartels.

FDA Issues Warnings to CBD Companies Over Opioid Addiction Claims - Cannabis News

The FDA has issued warnings to two CBD companies over claims that their products could treat opioid addiction and/or replace pharmaceutical drugs.

Scientists Create New Method To Store Marijuana Pollen On A Long-Term Basis - Cannabis News

Researchers have developed a way to determine the viability of pollen germination in marijuana plants, as well as a simple method of storing cannabis pollen for long periods of time, according to a new study.

10 Healthy, Productive Things To Do While High - Cannabis News

You can remain physically and mentally healthy while running your business from home. Here are 10 productive ways to spend your free time in quarantine (while high, of course).

CBD Could Provide Useful Treatment In Rare Brain Cancer - Cannabis News

Colorado State University researchers found that CBD caused cell death in glioblastoma, a rare and intractable form of brain cancer.

High Times owner scores 13 California marijuana dispensaries - Cannabis News

The owner of High Times is going to start selling marijuana after championing its use in the pages of its magazine for nearly half a century.

Israel Researchers Believe CBD Could Play Crucial Role In COVID-19 Treatment - Cannabis News

Israeli researchers have launched three clinical trials that utilize CBD’s anti-inflammatory properties as potential COVID-19 treatment.

What's the best way to identify male hemp seedlings? - Cannabis News

"The results from our undergraduate-led project can help hemp growers make accurate sex determination of seedlings," said Allison Nalesnik, senior undergraduate student at Salisbury University. 

Does Marijuana Lower The Effects Of Anti-Depressants? - Cannabis News

While so much is still unknown about marijuana’s effects on antidepressants, your personal answer may reside in two important pieces of information.

How Technology Is Transforming the Cannabis Industry - Cannabis News

Medical marijuana has come a long way thanks to the use of technology. Here are some ways the tech industry is expanding how we get high.

Tribes prepare hemp, CBD strategies after USDA approval - Cannabis News

Newly approved federal plans for tribal industrial hemp production are giving U.S. sovereign nations a competitive advantage in growing the plant and selling CBD, the tribes say.

These groups are greening up the cannabis industry - Cannabis News

Aross the United States, cannabis cultivators, processors and growers are embracing a wide range of remarkable initiatives to make their businesses more sustainable and energy efficient.

Hemp may be rebound crop Florida growers need as COVID-19 wreaks havoc on agriculture - Cannabis News

Florida farmers are hoping the state's new hemp program will help them rebound from a virus-sullen growing season.

There is no difference between the effects of indica and sativa marijuana strains, scientists say - Cannabis News

In reality, no scientific evidence supports this dichotomy because on a molecular level, indica and sativa strains don't have pattern differences that set the two "types" apart from each other.

House democrats introduce bill to include cannabis businesses in coronavirus relief - Cannabis News

Reps. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) and Ed Perlmutter (D-Colo.) have introduced a bill to make legal cannabis businesses eligible for federal coronavirus relief aid meant for small businesses.

Cannabis Has Become a Major Threat to Alcohol - Cannabis News

A new report from ICR Strategic Communications and Spectacle supports what the alcohol companies feared - people who can consume cannabis legally drink less.

Lebanon Passes Legislation that Legalizes Medical Marijuana Cultivation - Cannabis News

The Lebanese parliament on Tuesday passed legislation to legalize cannabis cultivation for medical and industrial purposes, a move that was recommended by economic advisers even before the coronavirus pandemic dealt a devastating blow to the Mediterranean nation's struggling economy.

Feast or famine: The effect of marijuana on weight - Cannabis News

Your new year’s resolution for 2020 was to lose weight. And this time, you really are committed to making it happen.

Poll: Majority Of Americans Think Marijuana Legalization Is A Successful Policy - Cannabis News

A majority of Americans believe that state marijuana legalization laws have been a success, according to a new survey.

Medical cannabis in Greece: legalisation and regulation - Cannabis News

The Greek Ministries of Development and Investments and Rural Development and Food discuss the future of Greece’s medical cannabis industry.