FDA Thumbs Up For Opioid Use Disorder Cannabidiol Trial

FDA Thumbs-Up For Opioid Use Disorder Cannabidiol Trial

Colorado-headquartered biotech pharma company Ananda Scientific says it has been approved by the FDA to kick off a clinical trial evaluating CBD in treating Opioid Use Disorder. Between 1999–2019, close…

Legalization of cannabis Germany moves forward Italy asks for citizens

Legalization of cannabis: Germany moves forward, Italy asks for citizens’ opinions

Continuing our series about the state of cannabis legislation around the world, we take a dive into two very different leading European nations current cannabis laws and projects. In germany…

Connecticut Hemp Plan Good To Go

Connecticut Hemp Plan Good To Go

Connecticut’s Agriculture Commissioner has announced the state’s plan for hemp production has been approved by the USDA. Up to the end of last year, US states could continue to operate…

Authorization of cannabis where are we in the world

Authorization of cannabis: where are we in the world?

Worldwide, cannabis is for the most part prohibited though some countries have legalized or decriminalized its consumption, especially for medical use. The authorization however to cultivate and produce hemp or…

Malta First in EU to Legalize Cultivation and Use of

Malta First in EU to Legalize Cultivation and Use of Recreational Cannabis

A new reform in Malta, adopted Tuesday afternoon in the Parliament of the small Mediterranean island, now allows the possession of up to seven grams of cannabis, along with the…

US Hemp Cannabinoid Prices In December

US Hemp Cannabinoid  Prices In December

Prices for CBD biomass in the USA remained stable in December – but still significantly lower than the December prior. Released a few days before Xmas, Hemp Benchmarks’ December Hemp…

French CBD Flowers Prohibited Maximum THC level rises to 03

French CBD: Flowers Prohibited, Maximum THC level rises to 0.3%.

It is hard to tell if France’s latest stumble towards cannabis legislation is a step forward or a step back. While CBD sale is now fully legalized, it cannot be…

Hemp For Victory 80 Years On

Hemp For Victory – 80 Years On

A wartime propaganda film urging US farmers to grow hemp is eighty years old this year. Hemp for Victory was released by the US Government back in 1942 at a…

Birth of the first Polynesian Hemp Union

Birth of the first Polynesian Hemp Union

In some good news for hemp and therapeutic cannabis in Polynesia, a new hemp union was formed right before Christmas day. This newly formed union, known as the Polynesian Hemp…

Connecticut Seeking Public Comment On Cannabis Testing

Connecticut Seeking Public Comment On Cannabis Testing

Connecticut’s Department of Consumer Protection has kicked off a public comment period in relation to proposed changes to laboratory testing standards for medical marijuana. In Connecticut, patients with one (or…