Delta-8 THC and Hemp

Hemp Group Expresses Concern Over Delta-8 THC

Cannabis that can intoxicate shouldn't be marketed as hemp says a US hemp advocacy organisation. More on that in a minute. First, a look at...
Neurotech and CannaPacific

Australia’s Neurotech Inks Cannabis Cultivation Partnership

Neurotech International Limited (ASX:NTI) has established a strategic medical cannabis cultivation partnership with CannaPacific Limited. CannaPacific will grow and maintain genetic stock and assist with...
Commercial indoor cannabis and carbon emissions

The Carbon Footprint Of Commercial Indoor Cannabis

Cannabis can suck large quantities of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere as it grows, but the way it's grown can have a major negative...
Girl scout cookies and cannabis dispensaries

“Ban” On Girl Scout Cookie Sales Outside Dispensaries Overturned

In the USA, enterprising girl scouts have enjoyed roaring trade selling their cookies outside of recreational and medical cannabis centres (go figure). But it...
DEA and hemp

DEA – Hemp Production Challenging Law Enforcement

The latest U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) National Drug Threat Assessment says hemp is causing headaches for law enforcement. 10 pages of the 100-page report...
Parkinson's Disease and medical cannabis

Another Survey On Cannabis Use Among Parkinson’s Patients

A survey carried out by the USA's Parkinson’s Foundation provides some insights on the use of and views on cannabis among people living with...
Using cannabis to treat migraine

Cannabis, Migraine And “Rebound” Headaches

Results from a study suggest using cannabis medicinally for migraine relief too often may also be associated with "rebound" headaches. This may not just apply...
Hemp THC levels - USDA

NASDA Continues The Push For 1% THC Hemp

The USA's National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) has formalised its support for increasing hemp maximum THC levels. The 2018 Farm Bill defined...
New Zealand medicinal cannabis imports

NZ Medical Cannabis Imports “Out Of Control”

The New Zealand Medical Cannabis Council claims the country's government scheme is being undermined by unregulated medical cannabis imports. The NZMCC says some medical practitioners...
Illinois hemp statistics

Illinois 2020 Hemp Season Statistics

The 2020 hemp season was a challenging one for growers in the US state of Illinois, reflected in recently released harvest statistics. The Illinois Department...