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The 2018 Farm Bill separated hemp from the legal definition of marijuana. Non-psychoactive cannabidiol (“CBD”) can be derived from hemp. CBD is seen as a highly marketable product with possible medical benefits. A non-psychoactive cannabis compound more commonly known as CBD is “poised to flourish” thanks to the 2018 Farm Bill, signed into law by […]
After months of false starts and delays, New Jersey took a big step Monday toward legal weed, with state lawmakers advancing a bill that would legalize the possession and personal use of recreational marijuana. Committees from both the state Senate and Assembly approved the bill , which now awaits a full vote in the Democrat-controlled […]
If you’re just getting into concentrates, you’re probably wondering “what is shatter and what’s all the hype about?” Here’s everything you need to know to get started. What is Shatter? Shatter falls under the category of butane hash oil (BHO), which is a specific class of cannabis concentrate. Like all plants, marijuana contains an essential […]
Not long ago, the United States Customs and Border Protection (USCBP) updated its position on employees of the Canadian marijuana industry crossing the border into the U.S.  Canadian citizens that are connected with the industry are allowed to enter the U.S. for non-marijuana related purposes. The statement reads: A Canadian citizen working in or facilitating the […]
Canadian cannabis entrepreneurs and investors could face a lifetime ban from the US over their involvement in the industry, US media report. A senior US border official told news site Politico that Canadians in the burgeoning sector could be deemed inadmissible to the US. Canada is a month away from becoming the first industrialised nation […]
The Trump administration’s imposition of tariffs on China is expected to have a direct impact on several sectors of the marijuana industry – in particular, cannabis vaporizer companies. Others likely to be affected include: Cultivation operations that want to expand their greenhouse facilities. Growers that need to buy lighting equipment. Brands that purchase packaging from […]
It’s impossible to deny the spending power of women. They are responsible for 70 to 80% of consumer spending in the United States and play a major role in influencing the buying choices of their friends and family. With the cannabis market in legal states projected to grow 150% by 2021, female consumers are also playing a major […]