More Stories

MLB might allow gamers to use marijuana as pain control following season

This March, John Coyles, the MLB vice president of drug, health and safety programs, sent a memo to players about marijuana. He warned major and minor players alike that CBD, much as any other cannabis substance, was banned for baseball players. Echoing what the PGA Tour told golfers earlier this year, he said using CBD could elicit […]

5 reasons why the marijuana black market won&# 1 039; t move off

Cannabis has been anointed by Wall Street as one of the fastest-growing industries on the planet. After sales more than tripled worldwide between 2014 and 2018, Wall Street has forecast a roughly fivefold to 18-fold increase in global annual revenue by the time 2030 rolls around. This type of growth is impossible for Wall Street […]

Democratic Governors match in New York City to talk about cannabis and vaping

The governors from several Northeastern states said Thursday they want to work together to regulate marijuana and vaping, including possible regional restrictions on flavored vaping products. Democratic governors from New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and Pennsylvania met in New York City with health and legislative officials. Representatives from Massachusetts and Colorado were also on hand […]

Approval of cannabis vapes at Canada comes in the middle of a health scare over epidemic of making-related disorders and deaths

The regulation of cannabis vape pens in Canada arrives in the middle of widespread concern over an outbreak of serious lung ailments and deaths linked to vaping. U.S. health officials have reported 1,299 cause of lung injuries and 26 deaths. In Canada, two confirmed and three probable cases of vaping-related lung illness have been reported […]

Medical cannabis patients in Germany set to high million

A new report into the German cannabis market estimates the total number of patients has risen 60,000 in less than two years since first approved for medical use. The ‘Germany Cannabis Report’ from Prohibition Partners also states that within a few years that number will have risen to one million patients. And, it estimates the […]

8 hints every house marijuana chef should understand

Baking, cooking and mixing food and drink with cannabis extracts and concentrates is a fine art that can take a really long time to perfect. It’s science, after all. With the right techniques, you can skate by even as a beginner. Use this list to make sure your knowledge is up to speed as a […]

Cannabis drinkables are the brand new edibles: The place, when and learn how to get them

Why do consumers love drinkable cannabis? Let us count the ways. It’s discreet, it requires no special equipment, it tastes good, and it’s a familiar and safe delivery system.  Weed-infused drinks make up one of the fastest-growing segments of the cannabis market. It’s a sprawling category that includes tinctures to mix with cocktails; non-alcoholic alternatives to […]

Gradual rollout in marijuana gross sales prices Maine income and jobs

From legalization to legal sales, Maine is inching toward the slowest adult-use marijuana rollout in the U.S., with economists saying the three-year wait for stores to open will have cost Maine more than $82 million in taxes and 6,100 industry jobs. The delay has caused some investors and industry experts to take their dollars and […]

Illicit hashish firms discover struggles, success in going legit

For many New York cannabis businesses operating in the illicit or gray market, preparing to go mainstream is essential. Some have made the move and are ready to share their wisdom. For those who haven’t, preparing during the lead up to the state’s eventual adult-use legalization could prove critical to securing a place in the […]

Millennial Men Buy the maximum Cannabis: Headset Report

Cannabis companies looking to move product should market to millennial males, according to a new consumer demographics study by Headset. In “The Demographics of Cannabis Consumers 2019” the Washington-based cannabis data analytics company looked at the state’s online cannabis sales from Jan. 1 to Aug. 31, 2019 and found millennials make up over half of […]

The issue with marijuana legalization

Those who support marijuana prohibition like to talk about all of the problems they feel are inherent to and result from legalization. As someone who wholeheartedly supports an end to prohibition, I can admit there are some major problems with legalization, especially in the U.S. A glaring problem is that government lawmakers and bureaucrats are […]

Chicago’s first recreational marijuana shop simply got OK’d — however you may be unable to purchase weed there on Jan. 1

Cresco Labs was awarded licenses to sell recreational marijuana from its five existing Illinois stores starting in January, but it’s uncertain whether sales will begin in Chicago Jan. 1. Black Caucus Chairman Ald. Jason Ervin, 28th, introduced a proposed ordinance Wednesday that would push back the start of marijuana sales in the city from Jan. […]

October brings more advance for pot stocks

For those who follow the pot stock market, they know that the past few months have been less than kind to the industry. This is due to a variety of factors. As pot stocks are still very much an infant market, it seems as though any news that comes out can adversely or positively affect […]

Pot use entrance at U.S. border snagging Canadian people, says attorney

Canadians wanting to cross the U.S. border are being asked different marijuana questions than they were before cannabis was legal, says an American immigration lawyer who represents numerous aging baby boomers denied entry to America for past pot use. Recreational marijuana will have been legal for a year on Thursday, but any celebrating still stops […]