Month: June 2020

The World Health Organization’s proposal to exempt plant-derived CBD extracts and tinctures with less than 0.2% THC from international control under a United Nations narcotics convention could be difficult to enforce, a U.N. monitoring body has said. The International Narcotics Control Board said authorities in some countries may lack the lab technology or manpower to
A panel of legal and medical experts join author Ed Rosenthal in a discussion on the impact of state laws allowing medical marijuana versus federal efforts to override all decriminalization statutes in this forum sponsored by the Independent Institute, Harper’s Magazine and the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley. Series: “Richard and Rhoda
Sia Simms The Hemp Industry Daily Conference Direct and MJBizConNEXT Direct kicked off today with a virtual keynote speech from Dia Simms, an award-winning entrepreneur and member of BRN Group, a New York-based cannabis tech company. Simms called on the cannabis industry to move in unison to overcome over a century of stigma, to think
The president of the Cannabinoid Industry Association is joining an Atlanta-based hemp company, Verde Leaf, to lead testing and product development for a new subsidiary making CBD products. Priscilla Agoncillo will be board chairwoman and president of Medadex Pharma, a new subsidiary of the privately-held hemp grower and processor. Agoncillo will remain president of CBDIA’s
Learn about the use of CBD oil in lung cancer through this discussion between Dr. Ross Camidge of the University of Colorado Medical Center and Matt Arensdorff, lung cancer patient advocate. The Hope With Answers℠ Intro video series provides basic information for those newly diagnosed with lung cancer. Start your journey of understanding and learn
A timelapse breakdown of how my indoor grow of a Cherry Blossom medicinal hemp seed went as well as a tutorial of everything I did for this grow. This grow was done as simple as possible, utilizing a basic potting mix and no training techniques. Like the content? Then check out The Absolute Beginner’s Guide
Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a breaking medical study. This week, we’re going green with a look at a study appearing in JAMA Network Open that takes the lead for my favorite sentence ever to appear in a medical journal: “Historically, cannabis has predominantly been smoked using various implements such
On today’s show…from early 2017 – I teach you two common yield-boosting tactics Cannabis growers use: Topping and FIMing which are different sets of moves that achieve more top-colas on a plant. I personally more enjoy LST (los-stress-training) method, which I link to further below. My Grower Gear Shop on Amazon: Need my help
NBA Champion, Matt Barnes joins Martellus Bennett for a little cannabis-infused dinner. Catch the full episode here: Subscribe to Complex News for More: Check out more of Complex here: Tweets by Complex COMPLEX is a community of creators and curators, armed with the Internet, committed to surfacing and sharing
Presented At: Cannabis Sciences Virtual Event 2018 Presented By: Joshua Kaplan, PhD – Senior Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, University of Washington Speaker Bio: Dr. Josh Kaplan, Ph.D., is a senior fellow in the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Washington. He earned his Ph.D. in Behavioral Neuroscience at Oregon Health & Science University in
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Officials from the National Credit Union Administration have outlined additional information on serving legal hemp businesses. A letter issued this week points out that hemp-related businesses have also been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and that it is “important that credit unions stay current with the federal, state and Native American tribal laws and regulations
Multistate marijuana operator Acreage Holdings is getting $100 million to shore up a hemp-focused subsidiary, part of a restructuring announced Thursday with Canadian marijiana giant Canopy Growth Corp. Canopy announced plans tro acquire Acreage last year. The restructuring includes a loan from Canopy so that Acreage’s hemp subsidiary, called Acreage Hempco, can “participate in the
Biotii Technologies Corp Founder David Preiner joined Proactive at the BIO Investor Forum in San Francisco. Biotii Technologies Corp. is genetically engineering microorganisms to produce cannabinoids identical to those found in nature, while meeting both the standards of the current cannabis industry and pharmaceutical companies.
This video Presentation was recorded at the Brain Tumour National Conference in Toronto, Ontario on Saturday, October 20th, 2018 with Dr. Lynda Balneaves. Session Outline: In this session, a review of the latest evidence regarding the benefits and risks of medical cannabis and its role in the management of brain tumours will be provided. Current
The Hirshberg Foundation is excited to have Dr. Jeffrey Chen as a speaker at the 15th Annual Symposium on Pancreatic Cancer on March 2nd, 2019. Dr. Chen is the Executive Director of the UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative, one of the first academic programs in the world dedicated to the study of cannabis. We are excited