Hempen destroying crop

UK Hemp Cooperative Loses Licence, Destroys Crop

The UK’s only organic hemp farming co-operative, Hempen, began destroying its hemp crop in Oxfordshire earlier this week as a result of having its...
Cannabis banking hearing

U.S Senate Committee Hears Testimony On Cannabis Banking Crisis

The U.S. Senate Committee on Banking has heard the challenges the nation's cannabis industry has faced in accessing mainstream financial services. Under the Controlled Substances...
Cannabusiness insurance in the USA

Bill Tackles Insurance Coverage For Cannabusiness In The USA

A newly introduced bipartisan bill seeks to enable marijuana businesses in the USA to gain - and retain - insurance coverage. While legal marijuana (medical...
Chronic Pain Survey - Cannabis

Australia’s Chronic Pain Sufferers Want Access To Medicinal Cannabis

Yesterday marked the beginning of  National Pain Week in Australia and the results of the National Pain Survey 2019 released, in which cannabis was...
PTSD and medical cannabis

Medical Cannabis Benefiting Minnesota PTSD Patients

A recent survey by the Minnesota Department of Health Office of Medical Cannabis indicates more than three-quarters of patients using medical cannabis for post-traumatic...
USciences cannabis MBA

Pennsylvania’s USciences Launches Cannabusiness MBA

Beginning in September, an MBA program will be available at Pennsylvania's University of the Sciences with a focus on the cannabis industry. The University says...
FDA and cannabis

FDA Public Comment Period On Cannabis Closes

The public comment period associated with an FDA hearing on cannabis that invited experiences and challenges with cannabis products to be shared with the...
Cannabis addiction treatment

Medical Cannabis For Treating Marijuana Addiction?

A study has provided what researchers involved say is "strong evidence" medicinal cannabis could help reduce the rate of relapse for those addicted to...
Hemp sneakers - DopeKicks

Hemp Footwear Crowdfunder A Hit

Commercial production of waterproof shoes made from hemp looks good to go after a very successful crowdfunding campaign. The Kickstarter effort for DopeKicks was looking...
Hawaii Governor David Ige - Hemp

Hemp Holdup In Hawaii

The brakes have been put on expansion of Hawai'i's hemp industry (for now), with Governor David Ige officially vetoing SB1353 last week. Hawaii already has...

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