Featured Cannabis News Articles

Wednesday, 23/05/18
The temporary rules governing the Golden State’s marijuana industry have been extended until the end of the year, with only minor tweaks. The relatively sudden growth of the country's cannabis industry has left local government officials scrambling to create the regulations necessary to govern businesses without federal oversight, and for many... + continue reading
Wednesday, 23/05/18
Medical marijuana has been making breakthroughs for years with technology continuing to advance at a rapid pace. With laws changing all of the time and more research being done on the medical benefits of cannabinoids found in marijuana, we are witnessing some exciting things happening in the medical industry. We’ve compiled a list of just ten... + continue reading
Wednesday, 23/05/18
New Jersey Sen. Joseph Vitale has unveiled an early draft of legislation to expand the state’s medical cannabis program which would see several conditions added to the qualifying conditions list, increase the purchase amount per 30 days, and set up employment protections for the state’s registered patients, the Press of Atlantic... + continue reading
Wednesday, 23/05/18
New research out of the University College London shows that the cannabis-derived oil CBD may be a useful tool for people attempting to stop smoking cigarettes. The study shows that taking CBD acts to subvert a number of relapse triggers. While the study was small, the results are encouraging. Especially when combined with a previous study... + continue reading
Wednesday, 23/05/18
Whether you're running a dispensary or you're working in an ancillary business serving the pot industry, cannabis is set to take off. Legal sales of marijuana are expected to grow to more than $20 billion by 2022, from approximately $10 billion in 2018, according to Marijuana Business Daily. Further, Michigan, Utah and Oklahoma may vote... + continue reading
Wednesday, 23/05/18
The stage is set: cannabis legalization is rolling out around the world. With legalization comes regulations and smart companies will adapt to make new requirements work for them. In the end, our shared goal (as industry, consumers and government) is the same: provide safe, high-quality, reliable products. This is where traceability comes in.... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Wednesday, 23/05/18
ICC Labs Inc. (“ICC Labs” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:ICC) (Frankfurt:2Q9) is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent with CanPharma GmbH (“CanPharma”), a licensed importer and... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Wednesday, 23/05/18
In advance of marijuana legalization in Canada, it’s important to hear how Canadians evaluate the health impact of marijuana consumption. Yet the national discussion around marijuana today is all... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

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

CannaBusiness

Wednesday, 23/05/18
Alcohol-use policies will likely apply to marijuana but gauging impairment is tricky. With recreational marijuana set to be the law of the land in just weeks, employers will have to develop human... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Wednesday, 23/05/18
No pain, big gain? There could be an untapped market for cannabinoids that biotechs aren't aggressively pursuing yet. Support for medical marijuana is at an all-time high in the U.S. The first... + continue reading