Yes! Hard to believe as news of federal cannabis prohibition and states’ individual initiatives to repeal and regulate cannabis products are everywhere. More confusing; hemp and marijuana look almost identical for much of their lifespan. While THC rich budding female cannabis sativa plant are still illegal in the eyes of the federal government CBD, as a..
Cannabis is an amazing plant. Between the male and female forms, over 400 phytocompounds exist. With each setting sun, new light shines on research that is making leaps bounds towards better understanding the activity of certain organic compounds. A few of these organic compounds are now more famous than others. The most famous being Delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol, or..
One of the most searched questions on the internet right now: “Does CBD get you high?” is on everyone’s mind. Answer: No. Despite the resounding “NO” published widely, reticence persists. Understandable, as the male and female cannabis plants look almost identical: it’s hard to conceive how stark their contrasts are. Yet, their inherent chemical composition;..
Although recent years have been paramount for the cannabis industry, this business is no spring chicken. Due to the clandestine nature of the industry, innovation was slow on the incline. For years, locations and options are minimal. Mostly just dried flowers and a few edibles and alcohol based-tinctures, all with strong, overly herbal tastes. Now,..
There is little debate about how difficult circumnavigating the strict regulation of the cannabis industry is. Regardless of the undue burden, canna-businesses continue to grow and rake in millions. The cannabis industry is a total anomaly when analyzing retail trends. While brick and mortar struggles and most transactions take place digitally, cannabis remains unwavering. Nearly..
“It’s a man’s world.” Thanks for the reminder, James Brown. Cannabis, although a plant, sings a similar song. The genetic absence of the psychoactive chemical property Delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, in substantial concentration affords the male “hemp” plants unique regulation. Categorically more permissive regulation than its, at times uber-concentrated THC blooming sister: “marijuana.” While arguably disparate..
Ten years after its birth, practically everyone is wishing they purchased Bitcoin. Beit a few years ago – or as little as 6 months ago, the sudden exponential growth made many millions. Now, the FOMO effect is stronger than ever and alternative cryptocurrencies to Bitcoin are cashing in. No longer solely intangible currency-esque commodities, the..
Barely a week in, 2018 is already proving to be the most explosive year for US cannabis yet. Adult use is legal in California on the first. Stocks rally on the second. Attorney General Jeff Sessions repeals the Cole Memo then pot-stocks tank on the fourth. Now, Congress is rallying in the name of freedom to use..
This Sunday, most of the world rang in the New Year with the regular fanfare and rigamarole. Meanwhile, the former sovereign now most populous state of California celebrated in its own special way: by re-legalizing marijuana sales. California, the world’s 6th largest economy, now offers cannabis for purchase en mase 111 years after the 1907..