Industrial Hemp - South Dakota

Industrial Hemp Bill Passes In South Dakota

Legal commercial cultivation and processing of industrial hemp moved a step closer in South Dakota last week. House Bill 1054 (HB1054) was passed by the ...
Facebook closing medical cannabis dispensary profiles

Facebook Shuttering Medical Marijuana Dispensary Profiles

Facebook has reportedly blocked a number of accounts run by medical marijuana dispensaries; for reasons it is yet to clarify. Initial reports indicate the very...
3D printing - industrial hemp filament

3D Printing Filament Made With Hemp

Now the demonising of industrial hemp is rapidly fading, it's increasingly being utilised in all sorts of new applications - including high-tech 3D printing. Filaments...

U.S. Medical Cannabis Industry – A Healthy Future

A newly-released report forecasts that in 2020, medical marijuana sales in the USA could exceed $10 billion. The State Of Legal Marijuana Markets - 4th...
Hawaii Industrial Hemp and Medical Cannabis

Hawaii Hemp (Slowly) Moving Ahead

Two bills recently introduced in the Hawaii legislature seek to legalise cultivation of industrial hemp and manufacturing of hemp products. There's a lot of excitement...
Cannabis Petition - Florida

Medical Marijuana Qualifies For Florida Ballot

Nearly 700,000 Floridians have ensured the issue of legalizing medical marijuana is included in the U.S. state's next ballot. Earlier this month, we reported that...
Vaping medical cannabis

Medical Cannabis – Vaping Vs. Smoking

A recent peer-reviewed study has concluded that electronic vaporizing equipment appears to offer a safer and more effective delivery method for medical marijuana use. While...
Hillary Clinton - Industrial Hemp and Medicinal Cannabis

Hillary Clinton Reiterates Support For Medical Cannabis Research

While a search of U.S. Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's web site turns up zilch on the terms "medical cannabis" or "industrial hemp", she appears...
Industrial hemp in Virginia

Virginia To Shrug Off Federal Industrial Hemp Laws

Last week, a bill was passed by a Virginia state House committee to authorize commercial cultivation and production of industrial hemp in the state. An...
NSW Medical Cannabis Compassionate Access Scheme

NSW Medical Cannabis Access Scheme To Start Soon

From March this year, a cannabis based medicine will be made accessible to some children suffering from drug-resistant epilepsy and medical marijuana will also...