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Bombay hemp company unveils new brand identity with a refreshed look


Earlier functioning as two brands – BOHECO and BOHECO Life, the renewed identity witnesses the integration of BOHECO Life into BOHECO

Bombay Hemp Company (BOHECO), the vertically integrated industrial hemp and medical cannabis company, has unveiled a brand campaign and a new identity, which reflects the company’s transition and streamlined strategy focused on the future of hemp and medicinal cannabis in the Indian healthcare and agriculture ecosystem.  

Earlier a powerhouse of two brands – BOHECO and BOHECO Life, the renewed identity witnesses the integration of BOHECO Life into BOHECO, with all the products undergoing a significant visual transition.


Homegrown hemp brands that focus on cannabis for stress, pain and skin relief

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Infuse a bit of calm in your mind and body care rituals with the therapeutic effects of cannabis


7 “surprising” therapy benefits from using cannabis

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Contrary to popular belief, Cannabis does not just help people get high. The plant has a long history of medical use, dating back to ancient China. Today, Cannabis is increasingly being used as a therapy for various conditions, ranging from chronic pain to anxiety and depression. Here are seven “surprising” benefits of using Cannabis as a therapy.

1. Relieve chronic pain

Cannabis has been used to relieve pain for centuries. It was one of the first medical benefits of CBD oil, but only recently have scientists begun to understand how it works. Cannabinoids, the active ingredients in Cannabis, bind to receptors in the nervous system to modulate pain signals. That can help reduce chronic and acute pain, making it an effective treatment for various conditions.


How lighting technology has revolutionized cannabis growing operations


The old, inefficient lighting systems used to cultivate cannabis have long proved problematic. For some time, individuals, regulatory agencies, and state governments have been looking into modern LEDs as the solution to their growing needs


Indian Industrial Hemp Association (Iiha) and Auriga Research Private Limited signed Mou


IIHA signed a MoU with India*s leading testing, inspection, certification and clinical research organization Auriga Research Private Limited at their HQ in New Delhi, India. Current President of IIHA Mr. Rohit Shah and Managing Director of Auriga Research Private Limited Dr. Saurabh Arora signed the agreement. Auriga with its PAN India presence will support and provide all data on hemp and cannabis testing and research. This agreement keeps them as a partner for next five years which is subject to extension on mutual agreement. During this tenure all samples through IIHA will be tested and compiled by a chain of laboratories under Auriga Research Private Limited exclusively.


Amazing benefits of hemp for women's health; best ways to consume it


Hemp is a wonderful source of plant-based protein and has been used in Ayurveda as a remedy for time immemorial. From easing period cramps, managing mod swings to easing stress, here are all the benefits of hemp for women.


Indian cafe in Pune serves hemp-infused food

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The Indian cannabis wave is coming, one hemp entrepreneur at a time

India is moving into the hemp space—as a new eatery serving infused food in Pune demonstrates. The establishment serves sandwiches, coffee, and other foods infused with hemp. The 30 year owner of the Hemp Cafe, Amruta Shitole, is actually a serial cannabis entrepreneur, having opened the Ganja Cafe previous to this, and has been successfully selling cannabis infused food products for the last four years.


The science behind Hemp

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According to the recent amendment of the Food Safety and Standards Regulations, 2011, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has finally announced the recognition of Hemp Seeds and Seed Products as a Food Source.

This is the biggest achievement for the entire hemp industry, as the FSSAI’s recognition of hemp as nutritional products will not only help in the introduction of new era for the product but also bring a new wave for the hemp products.


Amazon executives have been charged as part of a $148,000 marijuana smuggling investigation, police in India said

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Indian police said on Saturday they had charged senior executives of Amazon's local unit under narcotics laws in a case of alleged marijuana smuggling via the online retailer. Police in the central Madhya Pradesh state arrested two men with 20 kilograms of marijuana on November 14 and found they were using the Amazon India website to order and further smuggle the substance in the guise of stevia leaves, a natural sweetener, to other Indian states.

State police said in a statement that executive directors of Amazon India were being named as accused under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act due to differences in answers in documents provided by the company in response to police questions and facts unearthed by discussion.


Cannabis wellness startup Awshad launches oral oil for pets


Awshad, a Delhi-based cannabis wellness startup, which recently began pan-India operations, is making a foray into the pet care segment, and has launched an oral oil for pets, the company said in a statement.  

Vijaya, a full spectrum oil for pets, which can be consumed orally or given to pets with their food, will help these animals suffering from ailments such as arthritis, anxiety, stress, digestive issues, chronic pain and cancer, the company said.   


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