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CBD

The Coming International CBD Boom and How it Will Disrupt the Marijuana Business

By legalizing hemp, the Farm Bill sets the stage for a national and international trade in CBD that will dwarf the market for THC products limited to individual states.
Legal Marijuana

States Are Starting to Certify Organic Cannabis Because the Feds Won't

That organic produce you pay a premium for is certified under a federal program that excludes marijuana, even when grown legally under state law.
News and Trends

Call Them Canna-Bees. How Cannabis Helps Bees and Vice Versa.

Researchers say that bees use cannabis to de-stress. And entrepreneurs say that honey from stoner bees is the next big thing.
hemp

Hemp and Cannabis Leaders Weigh In on the Farm Bill Headed to Trump's Desk

With hemp just one step away from legalization, industry leaders predict far-reaching effects that will shape the future of cannabis in the US.
hemp

Hemp Legalization Clears House, Off to President for Final Approval

Trump has signaled he will sign the landmark Farm Bill, allowing hemp to be grown legally in all 50 states.
Legal Issues

In Some States, Medical Marijuana Users Must Choose Between Ganja or a Gun

The Federal Government says gun owners can't use marijuana. States believe otherwise. Legal chaos ensues.
Legal Marijuana

State of the Marijuana Union 2018

From coast to coast, marijuana is now legal medically, recreationally, or both in 33 states, plus D.C., and counting.
Hemp Nation

Congress Edges Closer to Legalizing Hemp

The Farm Bill compromise allows nationwide hemp production for any use -- including CBD. The bill may pass before Christmas.
cannabis retail

Holiday Gift? Forget the Jewelry or SmartTV. Instead, Give the Gift of Cannabis.

This cannabis gift guide details some of the many new THC- and CBD-infused choices available.
Lifestyle

5 Facts About the First-Ever Cannabis Speakeasy That Just Opened in Las Vegas

Here's what you need to know about the revolutionary Dana's Place.
week in weed

This Week in Weed: Marlboro Ready to Buy Marijuana?!

Michigan ends prohibition, big tobacco eyes the bud game, and counterfeit carts hit the black market.
News and Trends

The World Health Organization Won't Reschedule Cannabis. Should We Care?

In a surprising development, the U.N. comitee decided to punt on their decision to recommend or reschedule cannabis.
News and Trends

Oregon Marijuana Sales Soared 29 Percent in 2018. So Why Aren't More Entrepreneurs Happy?

According to a new state report, tax revenue is way above projections, but prices are down.
Jobs of the Future

The Green Industry Goes White Collar

As the cannabis industry changes so does the makeup of its workforce.
Legalize It

In Michigan, It's Beginning to Smell A Lot Like Cannabis

The state legalizes adult-use marijuana on December 6th, making it the first in the Midwest.