the-power-of-prevention-pathogen-monitoring-in-cannabis-cultivation-and-processingfacilities
As the cannabis market matures and the value chain becomes modernized, it’s important to address product safety in a comprehensive way. In other areas of manufacturing, Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP) has been the standard for reducing hazards both for employees and for the products themselves. A Critical Control Point (CCP) is any…
the-ultimate-guide-to-intellectual-property-protection-for-cannabisbusinesses
As of this writing, one cannot register trademarks with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for cannabis products and services that “touch” the cannabis plant (i.e., cultivate, manufacture or dispense cannabis products), with the recent exception for certain hemp-based products and services, because use of trademarks must be lawful under federal law for federal…
the-launch-of-cannabis-related-etfs-ineurope
Here is the headliner: As of the second week in January, there will be a cannabis related exchange-traded fund (ETF), trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (or Deutsche Börse), the third largest stock exchange in the world and the meeting point between equities and the vast majority of institutional investment globally. The Medical Cannabis and…
cbd-soft-drinks-to-keep-you-refreshed-this-season
Everybody loves a little change in flavor and especially when it not only satisfies your taste buds but also improves your health! CBD is one such widely famous ingredient that is being used from the skincare industry to the edible one, and consumers are buying them in heaps and bounds.  While most people prefer drinking…
canadian-cannabis-2.0-going-beyondgpp
One year after Canadian recreational cannabis’s historic date of October 17th, 2018, in comes Cannabis 2.0, which will see edibles containing cannabis and cannabis concentrates enter the legal recreational market. As of October 17th, 2019, there are seven classes of legal cannabis products in the marketplace, making Canada an innovative leader in this evolving industry. The…
italy-sets-new-pace-for-recreational-cannabis-amp-domesticcultivation
The Italian Supreme Court seemed to take a page from both Israel and Thailand last year (who announced exports and reform legislation on Christmas Day 2018). In the dying days of 2019, on December 19, the court ruled in what is basically a landmark decision for not only the country but the continent, that small-scale…
946-kg-of-cannabis-seized-in-southeastern-morocco-officials-to-arrest-all-suspects-linked-with-criminal-drug-trafficking-network
Moroccon police said that they have seized about 946kg of cannabis in the southeastern city of Errachidia. Four individuals aged between 25 and 38, are suspected of links to a criminal drug trafficking network and were arrested. In addition to this, two vehicles were also seized.  The operation took place on Saturday at a checkpoint…
cbd-helps-reduce-stutter-for-a-youtube-star-research-to-begin-about-use-of-cbd-and-stuttering
Matice Ahnjamine Morris, a YouTube star from Killen, Texas, had started her vlogging journey two years ago to try and raise awareness about stammer. Morris had developed it early in her life when she was just five years old. She explained how her stammering becomes more eminent when she is stressed and said that CBD…
coca-cola-infused-with-cbd-oil-rumors-put-to-rest-the-beverage-company-declines-any-plans-to-enter-into-the-cbd-space
The farm act in December 2018 had companies hopping on the CBD bandwagon all too quick! One of the biggest beverage firms globally, Coca Cola had been caught up in rumors when it was said that the company planned to sell beverages infused with hemp oil.  Hemp is a Cannabis Sativa plant that contains high…
cannabis-economics-amp-creating-efficiencies-for-profitmargin
News of cannabis glut and falling wholesale prices has been dominating the airwaves of late, despite some recent reports showing that prices are remaining steady. As legalization continues to spread across the nation, the industry is poised to become commoditized, especially in those areas where it has been legal for a longer period of time.…