Monday, November 11, 2019
ohio-medical-board-delays-ruling-on-medical-marijuana-for-anxiety-and-autism
Ohio residents’ hope for legal recreational marijuana was thwarted after a proposed constitutional amendment failed to make the 2019 ballot. In lieu of cannabis legalization, the State Medical Board of Ohio took a look at multiple proposal additions to the current list of 21 qualifying conditions in January. Among the conditions considered were opioid addiction,…
how-cannabis-appellations-can-protect-small-farmers
If you live by California’s Emerald Triangle, a region in Northern California known for its flourishing cannabis production since the 1960s, you’re able to buy and consume some of the world’s most potent and flavorful weed around. The region is composed of Humboldt, Mendocino, and Trinity Counties. Apart from having an extensive and rich history…
no-legal-weed-for-new-york-yet
New York lawmakers couldn’t gather enough votes to pass the Marijuana Taxation and Regulation Act (MTRA) last month, leaving New Yorkers without legal weed for the time being. The New York State Legislature had a Democratic majority in both houses, but still couldn’t pass the progressive recreational cannabis bill. MTRA had gained steady support after…
cbd-for-dogs
Cannabidiol (CBD) use for dogs is a snowballing trend that has helped countless canines reduce anxiety, pain, and seizures. A recent research article published in Frontiers in Veterinary Science found that 92 percent of veterinarians have been asked about CBD use for pets. The growing demand has been met by numerous cannabis-infused products catered to…
6-cannabis-friendly-cities-for-your-summer-getaway
Cannabis tourism has exploded in recent years with CBD-infused massages at boutique hotels, cannabis-friendly bed and breakfasts, and a wide array of pot-centric activities. Some cities are even approving social consumption lounges to give locals and tourists a safe place to consume marijuana. Before you head to any of these weed-friendly cities for your summer…
do-cannabis-strain-names-matter
There are thousands of cannabis strains, each with their own unique chemical profile that affects everyone differently. On top of that, new cannabis strains are being created all the time. It’s impossible to keep up with the latest strains. But, with such a variety of strains, do strain names alone tell you what kind of…
hawaii-cannabis-college
Hawaii’s stunning landscapes of canyons, lava fields, snow-capped mountains, and pristine beaches make the perfect backdrop for cannabis use, cultivation, and education. Hawaii is a ridge of eight major islands that’s over 1,500 miles long. The scenic beauty is isolated and thousands of miles from the continental U.S., which makes cannabis education hard to come…
everything-you-need-to-know-about-high-terpene-full-spectrum-extracts
Most cannabis concentrate manufacturers use solvents such as butane, propane, hexane, and carbon dioxide (CO2) to extract the bioactive compounds of flower buds or trim. Cannabis concentrates contain a significantly higher level of cannabinoids including tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) than cannabis flowers, nugs, and buds. While these extracts can exhibit a robust potency, they…
the-essential-guide-to-cannabis-beverages
A growing number of adults are showing support for marijuana legalization and even consuming cannabis for recreational and medicinal purposes. A report by Grand View Research estimates that the legal cannabis market is expected to reach $66.3 billion by the end of 2025. The cannabis industry’s untapped potential has driven entrepreneurs to develop innovative cannabis-infused…
how-to-apply-for-a-medical-cannabis-card-in-maryland
Maryland’s medical marijuana program wasn’t up-and-running until December 1, 2017, almost five years after medical marijuana laws were passed in the state. Since then, Maryland’s medical cannabis market has taken off. There were 70 dispensaries by the end of 2018, which quickly grew to 82 dispensaries and 96,792 patients by July 8, 2019. Qualified patients…