Missouri's medical-marijuana application has long road ahead

It’s going to be awhile before medical marijuana will be available to Missouri patients. The timetable imposed by Amendment 2 – which Missouri voters overwhelmingly backed in November – will likely give the state close to a year before pot in its various forms will be legally available for patients. Dr. Patricia Hurford, a Kirkwood-based […]

Extra massive client firms will wager on pot this 12 months

Marijuana is going mainstream and Wall Street has started to notice. Recreational marijuana is now legal in Canada. And even though there is still a federal ban on pot in the United States, Washington has started to loosen some regulations on other products derived from cannabis, including hemp, following the recent passage of the Farm […]

More medical marijuana dispensaries available in Maryland

Just over three months since the first few medical marijuana dispensaries opened their doors amid a shortage of products and some technical difficulties, more than 30 cannabis outlets have opened in Maryland. The 34 dispensaries are maintaining regular hours and are located in all corners of the state, according to a review by The Sun. […]

Leisure weed could spark up Michigan's medical marijuana trade

One in four applications for a license to run a medical marijuana facility made it to the state licensing board in 2018 as state officials conducted extensive vetting and fielded inquiries from 900 prospective businesses. Last year the industry welcomed new regulations and legal clarity from a 2016 law — the Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing […]

A scientific strategy to growing terpene extraction situations using supercritical carbon dioxide

Cannabis Sativa plants produce and accumulate terpene-rich resin within the secretory cells of glandular trichromes [1]. Monoterpenes and sesquiterpenes are important components of Cannabis resin as they contribute to the unique attributes of different Cannabis strains. Terpenes are responsible for the plant’s aroma and flavour.  They possess specific medical properties and may act synergistically with […]

Florida’s biggest cannabis provider produces a deal to take raw marijuana goods

The state’s first and largest medical marijuana provider, Trulieve, signed an exclusive deal to bring high-end edible marijuana products to Florida, the company announced Wednesday. Binske, the Colorado-based company, began operations just two years ago, markets what they call a “commoditized high” through their top-shelf products. Florida’s 162,000 registered patients will soon be able to […]

Beleave receives Health Canada authorization to market cannabis oils

Oakville, Ont-based Beleave Inc. reports that Health Canada has authorized the company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Beleave Kannabis Corp., to sell cannabis oil products, effective Jan. 11, 2019. “After reviewing the application and supporting documentation, Health Canada granted an amended licence with modified conditions allowing for the sale of cannabis oil under the Cannabis Regulations,” reports […]

After legalization: 4 issues to learn about hashish in Quebec

Call it a cannibersary: Canada marked three months on Thursday since the legalization of recreational cannabis. In Quebec — where the product is sold by the government-run Société Québécoise du Cannabis (SQDC) — legalization has highlighted the province’s thirst for the “sticky icky” but also some chronic problems that have come with the new market. […]

New guidelines may decrease risk of legal bud in youths

Last October, recreational marijuana became legal in Canada. But concerns remain about the impact on the health of young people in particular. Experts say a new set of guidelines published recently in the American Journal of Public Health might help lower the risk.  Researchers from Canada, the Netherlands and Australia looked at studies that focused on […]

A Las Vegas dispensary simply sold the priciest marijuana merchandise

When people go to Las Vegas, they expect to lose money whether it’s through gambling or restaurants or clubs or anything else the city offers. But one person decided their trip to Vegas was not complete without dropping five figures on a blunt, writes Joseph Misulonas.  Los Angeles restaurant owner Brandon Hawkins spent $11,000 on a […]

Trump Tuesday: Jimmy Kimmel's shocking discovery about Trump product

Trump and his fellow Republicans suffered a major loss in Pennsylvania last night with Democrat Conor Lamb beating Republican Rick Saccone in a district that Trump won by 20 points. The loss came only a week after the President made a very blatant attempt to woo voters in Pennsylvania by calling for heavy tariffs on […]

Cover Progress outlines its CBD Benefit

Canopy Growth Corporation (NYSE: CGC) (TSX: WEED) once again applauds the passage of the U.S. 2018 Farm Bill. Canopy Growth wishes to update the market on its hemp operations as it prepares for US market entry thanks to this transformative piece of federal legislation, one that enables expanded pathways to the American market for hemp-based […]

Canada: Marijuana socket crackdown makes no sense,” says criminologist

The legalization of pot may be looming but that doesn’t mean police are backing off their crackdown on the “grey” marijuana market. Most recently, RCMP in Colchester County raided the Community Compassion Centre in Bible Hill. They seized cash, marijuana, marijuana derivatives and drug paraphernalia, and charged Ricky Joseph Leclerc, 51, of Upper Kennetcook. He’s […]

Canopy Growth signal wholesale supply arrangement with PhyeinMed

Heritage Cannabis Holdings Corporation (CSE: CANN) (“Heritage” or “Company”) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary PhyeinMed Inc. (“PhyeinMed”), a Health Canada late stage applicant under the ACMPR (Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations), has signed an updated Wholesale Agreement with Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (“Canopy”) to supply cannabis and cannabis products to the […]

Indiana legalizes medical CBD petroleum

Indiana enacted a limited medical marijuana program last year, but there was confusion over the legality of CBD oils with low THC. After months of uncertainty, the issue may now be resolved. Indiana parents and business owners are breathing a sigh of relief today after Governor Eric Holcomb signed a new bill clearly legalizing low-THC […]