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Cannabis is disrupting the way we look at medicines -- but more people need to be educated about cannabis before it becomes commonly accepted as a medicine.

The deadline to submit comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on proposed regulations for hemp was Wednesday -- and advocates, stakeholders and lawmakers had a lot to say.

While your team is hitting the field, you can be hitting the green with these weed strains.

Boston’s first recreational marijuana shop may open its doors in the coming weeks — a landmark not only as the first in Boston in general, but also the first in Massachusetts owned by economic empowerment candidates.

Before medical marijuana became legal in Oklahoma in 2018, some users learned how to utilize the plant for medicinal purposes, whether to medicate themselves or others, and have now turned that knowledge into a business.

As the hemp industry grows, producers face the challenge of cultivating a crop that has received comparatively little scientific study, and that can become unusable – and illegal – if it develops too much of the psychoactive chemical THC.

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Tuesday January 21

Medical marijuana is now free of charge in Sicily - Cannabis News

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Tuesday January 21

Tests find some early Arizona hemp crops have too much THC - Cannabis News

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Tuesday January 21

Brewing up buds: Beverages companies enter cannabis game - Cannabis News

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Wednesday January 22

Largest U.S. Farm Group Supports Higher THC Limit for Industrial Hemp - Cannabis News

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by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

U.S. farmers think the USDA hemp regulations are too stringent.

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Wednesday January 22

New York Governor Includes Marijuana Legalization In New Budget Plan - Cannabis News

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) included marijuana legalization in his budget proposal on Tuesday,…

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