Medical

Mexico could also be simply weeks away from legalizing marijuana

Last year, we saw marijuana history made many times over. Canada became the first industrialized country in the world to legalize recreational marijuana nearly one year ago, while the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its very first cannabis-derived drug. The latter is a pretty big deal, considering that marijuana remains a Schedule I (i.e., illicit) […]

Medical cannabis for children – Australia’s Victoria expands application

More Victorian children will have access to medicinal cannabis as a result of an expansion to the Andrews Labor Government’s compassionate access scheme. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos announced the scheme would be increased from 60 to 90 places for children with intractable epilepsy – epilepsy where conventional treatments fail to control seizures. The scheme […]

California will Ban smoking on all seashores and State parks

California will ban smoking on state parks and beaches starting next year under legislation signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom. The law also bans disposing cigar and cigarette waste at parks and beaches. Violations of the law will be punishable by a fine of up to $25. Newsom, a Democrat, announced Friday he had signed the […]

Thailand to host inaugural World Ganja Pageant in 2020

In a bid to highlight the country’s foray into legal medical marijuana, Thailand will host the inaugural World Ganja Festival early next year. The event is being organized by the Association of Researchers of Thailand with cooperation from the national and local governments. “We’re the main host. Thailand’s the main host. We’re deciding who we […]

Medical marijuana firm to audit provide chain for importing Canadian hashish Into Germany

Medical marijuana firm AMP German Cannabis Group announced that it will begin auditing its supply chain in accordance with the European Union (EU) Good Manufacturing Procedure (EU-GMP) to “ensure the quality and integrity of pharmaceutical goods” as they move through the supply chain from the supplier to the German patient. Legalization of medical marijuana in Germany happened […]

How California’s energy outage is hurting authorized marijuana

Electricity drives many legal grow operations and could irrevocably damage marijuana plants during harvest season. Following massive, deadly wildfires a year ago, while also dealing with bankruptcy negotiations, California utility company Pacific Gas & Electric decided to shut off power this week to avoid any more potential damage. Five out of the 10 most destructive […]

Understanding the complicated hashish scenario in Indiana

Indiana is a very conservative state that’s traditionally been eons behind when it comes to cannabis regulations, however, small changes in different localities may trickle down and have a statewide impact – for the better. Just to quickly get it out of the way – no, cannabis is NOT legal in the Hoosier state yet, […]

Missouri racks in $13 million in hashish software charges

The state of Missouri passed Amendment 2 in November of 2018, legalizing cannabis for medicinal use.  The state received $13 million dollars in fees from those hoping to become medical marijuana businesses during their 2019 application period. At the beginning of 2019, the Missouri DHHS began accepting what they call “pre-license fees.” These fees are […]

three tricks to futurize your CannaBusiness with synthetic intelligence

Cannabis is all the rage these days. In fact, Grand View Research reports that the global legal marijuana market is expected to hit USD $146.4 billion by 2025, meaning your CannaBusiness is either at the forefront of this ever-changing industry, or will be left behind when those projected sales numbers hit. To avoid getting smoked by the competition, […]

5 methods to include efficient CBD merchandise into your on a regular basis life

Whether you’re struggling with a health issue or your quality of life needs a positive boost, CBD could potentially help. Here are some ways to incorporate and use CBD-based products in your everyday life. The cannabis plant itself is both medically and therapeutically beneficial, especially because of the wide variety of cannabinoids it contains. Although […]

AI helping thriving cannabis industry grow even quicker

Humans are getting extra help in farming cannabis – his name is William and he’s an AI robot. The fourth industrial revolution, known as Industry 4.0, has brought about rapid changes in a variety of businesses, revolutionizing everything from how we make cars (think Tesla, which heavily relies on automation at its Fremont factory) and […]

Medical hashish data sharing: can the UK be taught from Australia?

Medical cannabis has been legal in Australia since 2016 with almost 20,000 legal patient approvals. The law was introduced in Australia in February 2016 to establish a regime authorising the cultivation and production of medicinal cannabis. This allows for a supply of medicinal cannabis products to be available for therapeutic purposes and furthermore to facilitate […]

The way the cannabis business is saving little cities across America

In states like California, Colorado, and Washington, where cannabis cultivation is now legal, the industry is saving many small locales that are on the verge of becoming ghost towns. After decades of strict prohibition, cannabis now proving to be quite a commodity, rescuing these small towns from bankruptcy and multi-million dollar deficits. Abandoned buildings, dilapidated […]

Group calls for pesticide free cannabis

A U.S. group is calling on Congress to take action on what it says is illegal pesticide use in cannabis production. Cannabis in its various forms is a pretty hardy plant, but like all plants has its share of predators. For example, insect pests of hemp include aphids, crickets, slugs and snails (well, the latter […]

New trial will examine the ramifications of CBD in puppies

It seems like cannabidiol (CBD) is popping up in everything these days, from workout gear to skincare. Suddenly, the cannabinoid is being pitched to various populations as a near-magic cure-all and pet owners are no exception. The psychoactive but non-intoxicating hemp-derived compound has been administered for illnesses such as pain, arthritis, and anxiety in cats […]

The Race to Become the Worlds Biggest Weed Supplier

Companies vying to be the biggest cannabis producer in America or Canada are wasting their time and suffering from a crippling lack of vision. The real play is to make a bid to become the worldwide leader in global cannabis exports — like firms in Jamaica and Lesotho as well as Canada are attempting to do — […]