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Statement on Cannabidiol for the FDA

Project CBD responds to the Food and Drug Administration's call for statements on the use of CBD. By On September 14, 2017 Sept. 13, 2017 The legal and regulatory status of cannabidiol (CBD), a component of the cannabis plant with a huge therapeutic upside, has...

5 Ways CBD Can Improve Your Health

Cannabidiol (CBD) is the non-psychoactive chemical compound found inside the cannabis plant. It’s all over the news right now, and science is finally paying it a lot of attention due to discoveries in its ability to potentially treat a wide variety of physical,...

CBD and Parkinson’s Disease

Scientists at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Kentucky have identified a previously unknown molecular target of cannabidiol (CBD), which may have significant therapeutic implications for Parkinson’s Disease (PD). Read Full Article at: CBD Report CBD...

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Cannabis Extraction Virtual Conference

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Cannabis Extraction Virtual Conference

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Lab Shopping: Highlighting the Need for Checks and Balances in Cannabis

Lab Shopping: Highlighting the Need for Checks and Balances in Cannabis

Cannabis, we have a problem. Legalizing adult use cannabis in California caused the demand for high-potency cannabis to increase dramatically over the last several years. Today, many dispensary buyers enforce THC minimums for the products that they sell. If smokeable...

Defining Hemp: Classifications, Policies & Markets, Part 1

Defining Hemp: Classifications, Policies & Markets, Part 1

What is “hemp”? The word “hemp” has many meanings. Historically the term has been used as the common name for the Cannabis sativa L. plant. Just like other plants, the cannabis plant has two names, a common name, hemp, and a scientific name, Cannabis sativa L. After...

How to Build a Brand that Lasts After Federal Decriminalization

How to Build a Brand that Lasts After Federal Decriminalization

Despite President Biden’s reticence in tackling cannabis reform, Senate Democrats led by Chuck Schumer of New York have insisted that they intend to move forward with descheduling and decriminalizing cannabis with or without the President. This begs the question, what...

European Cannabis is Starting to Look Like the US Market 10 Years Ago

European Cannabis is Starting to Look Like the US Market 10 Years Ago

As the cannabis industry — now estimated to be worth more than USD 200 billion — continues to erupt around the world, Europe is about to take off. This draws a parallel with the watershed legislative events of November 2012, when Colorado Amendment 64 and Washington...

How ERP Tech Helps Companies Manage Traceability & Process Control

How ERP Tech Helps Companies Manage Traceability & Process Control

Commercial real estate took a dive last year as companies began to work from home, but changing regulatory environments have opened doors to a new industry in need of property: cannabis. Growing rapidly at both the medical and adult use levels, cannabis businesses...

Charlotte’s Web Poised for Canadian Expansion

Charlotte’s Web Poised for Canadian Expansion

Charlotte’s Web Holdings, the company that just about launched the entire CBD industry, announced this week that they have just been approved for registration on Health Canada’s list of approved cultivars (LOAC) for 2021. Three of their proprietary hemp cultivars have...

Five Things Every Cannabis Business Needs Before They Open

Five Things Every Cannabis Business Needs Before They Open

When it comes to small business opportunities these days, few phrases give people the old dollar-sign-eyes more than “legal cannabis”. From states like Michigan where it’s been approved for both medicinal and adult use, to places like South Carolina where legalization...

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