Featured Cannabis News Articles

Friday, 23/08/19
When we talk about adding renewable energy to the U.S. power supply, there is often a lot of talk about getting that power from the supply source (the solar farm or wind turbines, etc.) to the local power grid. There is less talk of what happens once that power hits the grid and how buildings may be able to adapt to the influx of power from... + continue reading
Friday, 23/08/19
Despite changes to the law in 2018, efforts to secure access to medical cannabis in the UK continue. Here, Hannah Deacon, mother and advocate, shares her story. Hannah Deacon made national headlines in the UK when she appealed directly to Prime Minister Theresa May for permission to give access to medical cannabis to her son Alfie, who... + continue reading
Friday, 23/08/19
It should come as no surprise that one of the most popular investment categories over the past couple of years has been marijuana stocks. With Canada giving the green light to recreational pot in October 2018, and two-thirds of all U.S. states legalizing medical marijuana, the outlook for cannabis stocks continues to point higher. Unfortunately,... + continue reading
Friday, 23/08/19
It is inevitable that cannabis will be legalised in Ireland in the coming years. It may take five years or even longer for the prohibition to be fully lifted but it is an utter fallacy to suggest this country will resist the inexorable trend that has taken hold in the United States, Canada, Spain and other western countries. Legalisation is... + continue reading
Friday, 23/08/19
From Washington to main street, changes to U.S. drug policy are evident. CBD products line the aisles at supermarkets and convenience stores. And emboldened by a new law that permits hemp cultivation, states across America are considering the crop as a new agricultural cornerstone. Those changes do not, however, extend to the U.S. military. The... + continue reading
Friday, 23/08/19
Synthethic and natural cannabis are worlds apart. That may not be clear to the uninitiated or misinformed, so consider the following primer on the differences between the two, the potential risks and circumstances that allow potentially harmful synthetic cannabis to exist. Origin of synthetic cannabinoids Synthetic cannabinoids... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Friday, 23/08/19
Cannabis has become a popular fix for people seeking to self-treat conditions such as anxiety and pain, but it’s not exactly a go-to choice among those looking to offset the effects of a poor diet,... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Friday, 23/08/19
Thousands of years before the first American stoners hotboxed their mom’s car, Chinese mourners were gathering around a pile of smouldering cannabis, breathing in its psychoactive smoke. While... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

Colorado is the first state to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. + continue reading

Cannabis Business

Friday, 23/08/19
The average cannabis consumer may not have heard of Kevin Murphy, but they’ve surely seen the headlines he’s made as the CEO of Acreage Holdings, the largest vertically integrated, multistate... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Friday, 23/08/19
Cannabis flavonoid, also called cannflavin, is the next area of study for marijuana researchers. That’s because understanding how cannaflavin works may unlock the secrets to using cannabis as an... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Friday, 23/08/19
Missouri’s Department of Health and Senior Services has received thousands of applications for medical marijuana cultivation, dispensary, manufacturing and testing laboratory licenses. DHSS... + continue reading