Australian drug survey - medical cannabis

How Australians Are Accessing Medical Cannabis

A recently released survey report states just 3.9% of Australians who used cannabis for medical purposes obtained it by prescription. The Australian Government's National...
AARDS, COVID-19 and cannabidiol

Study Finds CBD Could Be Useful In The COVID-19 Fight

Researchers from the Dental College of Georgia and Medical College of Georgia in the USA say cannabidiol (CBD) could help reduce some of the...
USDA approvals of hemp plans

Another Three Hemp Plans Get USDA Green Light

Earlier this week, the US Department of Agriculture approved hemp production plans under the nation's Domestic Hemp Production Program for Minnesota, Tennessee and Puerto...
Hemp THC levels

Petition Pushing For Higher Permitted Hemp THC Levels

The U.S hemp community has been urged to get cracking on signing a petition calling for the legal definition of hemp to be changed...
Hemp in Hawaii

Hawai‘i Legislature Passes Industrial Hemp Bill

A bill to legalize the growing, processing, and sale of industrial hemp in Hawai‘i has headed to Governor David Ige's desk to sign into...
Hemp product cbd levels

U.S FDA Releases Cannabidiol Testing Results

Recent testing carried out by the FDA on cannabis products shows there's still a lot to be desired in product quality control. The FDA has...
Driving impairment and marijuana

New Ad Reminds: You Can’t Drive High – For Any Reason

"Nothing's worth driving high, even if you need to escape a horror movie villain," said the USA's Ad Council when spruiking its new campaign. While...
Medical cannabis slushies

OMMA Weighs In On Medical Marijuana Slushies

The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA) has provided guidance on the processing and dispensing of marijuana-infused slushies (it seems they are a thing) on-site...
Ecofibre hemp facility in Kentucky

Ecofibre Opens New U.S. Hemp Facility

Australian hemp company Ecofibre (ASX:EOF) has officially opened its new facility in Georgetown, Kentucky, USA. According to local station WKYT, the facility is part of...
Medical marijuana in Nebraska

Nebraska Medical Marijuana Petition Gathers 182,000 Signatures

It's been a long time coming, but medical marijuana could finally appear on Nebraska's ballot in November 2020. Currently, there is no medical marijuana program...