Investment Opportunities Grow As Cannabis Expands Into New Consumer Markets 

For years, friends and family and angel investors were the primary funding sources for cannabis ventures, as only those closest to the industry were willing to take the risks that came with investing in a sector that, while increasingly legal at the state level, was (and is) still illegal federally in the United States. Read more

USDA: Crop Insurance Available For Some Hemp Growers For 2020 Season

Federal crop insurance is finally coming to some hemp farmers as the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) takes more steps toward adopting new rules for hemp production. Read more

FDA To Re-Open Public Comments On Descheduling Cannabis Under International Treaty

An unpublished notice was filed Wednesday by the FDA in the Federal Register indicating it will officially open comments on the issue on Thursday. The public will then have 30 days to submit comments electronically or by mail on the question of “rescheduling” cannabis. Read more