Hemp CBD vs Marijuana CBD: What’s the Difference?

Differences Between Marijuana CBD and Hemp CBD Cannabidiol (or “CBD” for short) has gained immense popularity on the market in the U.S. and beyond over the last several years. CBD is just one of the many naturally-occurring phytocannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. Unlike THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), which is typically associated with causing a “high” in

By |2020-09-04T10:34:41-06:00August 4th, 2020|Hemp|

What is a Cannabinoid?

Written By: Eric Singular Cannabis contains an array of unique chemicals, known as cannabinoids. The most prolific of these is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive compound that legally distinguishes marijuana from industrial hemp. The other prominent cannabinoid, the one you’ve likely kept hearing about since the passage of the 2014 Farm Bill, is cannabidiol, better known

By |2020-08-04T13:01:37-06:00July 28th, 2020|Hemp|

The Future of Hemp in California

The Growth of California Hemp Four months into the great 21st-century pandemic, it is a good time to look at the progress California is making on hemp, the challenges it has faced, and where the hemp roads lead in the golden state. 2019 saw over 30,000 acres of hemp grown in California under the 2014

By |2020-08-03T09:46:05-06:00July 24th, 2020|Government and Policy, Hemp|

Smoke ‘Em if You Got ‘Em: The Growing Business of Smokable Hemp

New Ground for Industrial Hemp With legal revisions pertaining to industrial hemp law, smokable hemp is set to explode within the growing market. The 2018 farm bill removed hemp from the controlled substances act, and established that henceforth, hemp is to be treated like any other agricultural commodity, traded freely in interstate commerce to be

By |2020-07-27T11:04:45-06:00June 29th, 2020|Hemp|

Seeking Certainty Between Certified Hemp Seeds Versus High-Yield CBD Strains

Among the most critical decisions a hemp cultivator makes is where to source seeds. Without a reliable provider for hemp seed genetics, cultivators risk losing an entire crop to disease, or worse, harvesting plants that test over acceptable limits for THC. In Kentucky, for example, a company called Elemental Processing is suing HP Farms (an

By |2020-03-25T16:02:00-06:00November 19th, 2019|Hemp|

2019 Cannabis Independent Innovation Awards Program Announces Winners

The Cannabis Independent Innovation Awards program, the industry’s most robust recognition platform for the innovators and leaders of the cannabis industry, today announced the winners of their 2019 Awards program. The 2019 Cannabis Independent Innovation Awards attracted more than 1,900 nominations from around the world. The winners were chosen by a group of judges who are senior-level

By |2019-12-18T11:22:51-07:00November 19th, 2019|Hemp|

Week In Review – November 8th-14th

C3 Industries Closes Funding Round, Brings Total Capital Raised To $25M  The Ann Arbor, Michigan-based cannabis company C3 Industries, said Monday it has completed a private financing round that brings its total capital raised to date to more than $25 million. Read more South Africa’s Budding Cannabis Industry Is Waiting For Regulations To Catch Up Western Cape

By |2020-07-02T09:44:04-06:00November 14th, 2019|Hemp|

What A Long Strange Trip It’s Been

Here we are today, a little more than five years after the 2014 Farm Bill was passed, and we finally have recognition and approval by the federal government that industrial hemp is legal. Even though that’s what federal law said, that as far back as 2014, the historical weight of last week’s release of the

By |2019-12-18T11:43:30-07:00November 7th, 2019|Hemp|

Holistic Pet Wellness And Hemp CBD

A Legal Perspective - by Heidi Mehaffey, Esq. and Contributions by Bridget Hill-Zayat, Esq * This article first appeared on ECRM.com  In a day and age where the majority of families own pets of all shapes and sizes, it should be no surprise that pet parents in the United States are estimated to spend more

By |2020-07-02T09:44:04-06:00November 7th, 2019|Hemp|

Week In Review – November 1st-7th

Multimillion-Dollar US Cannabis Deals Near Completion Though both of the deals are set to improve the two multi-state operators’ (MSOs) market share across the US and could represent a newfound interest in the regulated cannabis industry at the state level by federal powers, cannabis deals overall have been downsized in the face of a struggling

By |2020-07-02T09:30:44-06:00November 7th, 2019|Hemp|
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