Cannabinoid and terpene research

NCCIH Announces Cannabinoid/Terpene Research Grant Winners

Nine new research grants from the USA's National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) will fund investigations into the potential pain-relieving properties of...
Cannabidiol and vaping

Cannabidiol Caveat Emptor

The popularity of cannabidiol - and the prices people are willing to pay for it - is attracting shoddy and shonky operators putting people's...
McConnell takes on FDA over cannabidiol

McConnell Pushing FDA On Hemp-Derived Cannabidiol 

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing the FDA to issue formal “enforcement discretion” on the sale of hemp CBD products. Currently it is...
Cannabis - Entourage Effect

Another Study To Examine Medical Cannabis “Entourage Effect”

Imperial College London and medical cannabis company EMMAC are teaming up to evaluate cannabinoids in relation to what's called the "entourage effect". What Is The...
Cannabidiol claims and the FTC

Another Warning Shot From FTC On Cannabidiol Claims

Last week the U.S. Federal Trade Commission sent more warning letters to companies over claims it alleges have been made relating to cannabidiol (CBD). This...
Little Green Pharma - Australial

Australian Grown And Produced Cannabis Products Head To Germany

Australia's Little Green Pharma announced last week it had exported a sample of its commercial medical cannabis products to a company in Germany for...
DEA - cannabis production for research

US DEA Wants More Marijuana Produced In 2020

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration wants to increase the amount of marijuana produced for research next year - and by quite a margin. The DEA...
Governor Kristi Noem on hemp

South Dakota Governor Under Fire For Hemp “Lies”

The South Dakota Democratic Party (SDDP) has told Governor Kristi Noem to "quit spreading lies" about industrial hemp and start focusing on the benefits...
THC Global - Medical Cannabis

From Cucumbers To Medical Cannabis In Australia

Australia's THC Global (ASX:THC) hopes to soon be cultivating cannabis in greenhouses previously used to grow cucumbers at a site near Bundaberg in Queensland. Last...
2019 USA hemp crop report

USA 2019 Hemp Season A Stunner

More than 510,000 acres of hemp were licensed across 34 U.S states in 2019, representing an increase of over 455% compared to 2018 according...

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