Cannabidiol kills bacteria

Cannabidiol’s Bacteria Killing Credentials Again Confirmed

University of Queensland researchers have revealed cannabidiol can kill a wide range of harmful bacteria - including those responsible for gonorrhoea, meningitis and legionnaires...
Australian Primary Hemp and Woolworths

Australian Primary Hemp Scores Woolworths Deal

Australian Primary Hemp (ASX:APH) announced on Tuesday it had secured a retail distribution agreement with Woolworths. The agreement involves APH's new Mt. Elephant range of...
Sourcing hemp seed in Indiana

Indiana Farmers Warned Of Dodgy Hemp Seed Vendors

Indiana farmers have enough to worry about with the learning curve associated with growing hemp - and they'll also need to be wary of...
USDA Final Hemp Rule

USDA Finally Releases Final Rule On Hemp

The U.S. Department of Agriculture released the final rule regulating the production of hemp across the country last Friday. It's been a rather long and...
NIST Cannabis Testing

NIST Looks To Improve U.S. Cannabis Testing Industry

Not all cannabis testing is equal, but the USA's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is aiming for it. Legally speaking, the only thing...
Epidiolex sales - cannabidiol

Epidiolex A Cash Machine For GW Pharmaceuticals

GW Pharmaceuticals estimates its net product sales for 2020 to have reached approximately USD $526 million - and its cannabidiol medicine made up the...
ECS Botanics and Murray Meds

Australia’s ECS Botanics To Acquire Medical Cannabis Cultivator

ECS Botanics Holdings Ltd (ASX:ECS) announced on Tuesday it had inked an agreement that will see it acquire Murray Meds. Murray Meds has a licensed...
US FDA and cannabidiol

US FDA Outlines Plans For Collecting Better Cannabidiol Data

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is still inching its way towards developing consumer protection standards relating to CBD. Back in 2019, it appears it...
TGA medical cannabis approvals - Australia

Record Year For TGA Medical Cannabis Approvals

Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration approved 57,781 SAS (Special Access Scheme) Category B applications for unapproved medicinal cannabis products in 2020. It was a huge year...
Consumer perceptions of CBD and THC

Study: Consumer Perceptions And Use Of CBD And THC

Results from a recently published study suggest U.S. consumers perceive CBD as more of an over-the-counter pain reliever and less like prescription opioid medicines. The...