Almost 80 years after industrial hemp became one of the most illegal substances in the United States to grow, handle and consume, prohibition sort of ended after the 2018 Farm Bill was signed into law. Ever since then the CBD industry has boomed and expectations are that the U.S. could eventually represent over 30% of the total global hemp industry. According to New Frontier … [Read more...] about Where is the CBD Industry Going?
If you haven’t heard, Las Vegas has become the epicenter of recreational cannabis commerce in the United States. There are more than 75 dispensaries surrounding the Las Vegas strip with possibly the largest variety of cannabis cultivars in the world. Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak just signed three new cannabis reform bills for the people of Nevada, too. Assembly Bill 192 seals … [Read more...] about More Cannabis Reform and Questioning Strain Naming
After New York failed to legalize adult-use cannabis earlier this year, the legislature scrambled to try and get it done before the session ended on Wednesday, June 19th. It failed again, but it did accomplish something important for the people of New York by further decriminalizing cannabis. Now possession of two ounces of cannabis is no longer a crime, just a violation. Also, … [Read more...] about New York Decriminalizes Cannabis and Expunges Records