As Illinois’ economy has come to a screeching halt in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, recreational weed has remained a hot commodity with sales topping $37 million last month.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently released guidelines for processing federal loans for the hemp industry.

Studies report marijuana can reduce headache and migraine severity, but exact doses currently remain unknown.

Texas A&M AgriLife will be planting hemp variety trials for the first time this spring, with a goal to provide producers, hemp seed companies and the larger hemp industry with a reliable, independent scientific assessment of hemp varietal performance in Texas.

Unlike many industries, the cannabis sector is still hiring during the pandemic. Yet the number of open positions has dwindled as layoffs become more common and many of the jobs that do exist are temporary.

New Zealand’s government has revealed the final details of a marijuana legalization proposal that will appear on the September general election ballot.

Economic activity in Canada's legal pot industry tripled since legalization: StatsCan.

Any brand can claim that their cannabis products are “lab tested.” But this doesn’t really mean anything unless they provide access to third-party lab results.

The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation is ready to start testing cannabis plants and oils in drug cases, thanks to new equipment that will help technicians distinguish between hemp and marijuana.

Medical marijuana has technically been legal in Missouri since January 1, but dispensaries have been unable to open until they meet seed-to-sale requirements.

Non-alcoholic CBD-infused beverages are the fastest-growing segment of the "drinkables" market, largely driven by the growing demand for wellness products as a replacement for soft drinks and alcohol.

Millions of people across the U.S. can legally buy pot at dispensaries — but scientists aren’t allowed to study it.

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.

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

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.

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).

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

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.

If you’re used to finding home-baked cookies in grandma’s pantry, don’t be surprised if these days, you find other goodies too.

The governor of New Mexico is voicing regret that the state did not legalize marijuana this year because, she says, its eventual revenues could have helped to offset economic damage imposed by the coronavirus outbreak.