See the effects of cannabis first hand, unedited, on Parkinson’s tremor dyskinesia, and voice. This clip is from the feature documentary “Ride with Larry” and shows retired police captain Larry trying medical marijuana for the first time. The full film is now available to stream and to own on Amazon: For more information
While there are several cannabis-based businesses and companies that dominate the market, there aren?t any doing what Jay Pharma is doing.  The mission of Jay Pharma is simple.  This Canadian-based company wants to improve the lives of people suffering from cancer by developing state-of-the-art cannabis-based products and combination therapies that focus on unmet needs in
Six state agriculture departments have opted to run their 2020 hemp production programs under the existing rules, and the number could grow as the spring planting season approaches and federal agriculture officials reject more state plans. Now those states want some assurances that their hemp farmers can harvest their plants under those same rules in
New legislation introduced by the top-ranking member of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee could require federal food and agriculture regulators to treat hemp-derived CBD as a dietary supplement. Agriculture Chair Collin Peterson, a Minnesota Democrat, suggests changing the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FD&C) to include the regulation of hemp-derived CBD and products containing
A farm in southern Oregon is suing a group of processors who they say failed to show up and harvest and process its hemp after receiving a six-figure down payment. Jefferson State Farms of Medford, owned by Ben and Kathleen Yuma, is suing: Palex Enterprises. Hemp Warehouse. Great Horizons. Four individuals. The lawsuit, claiming civil fraud,
(This is an abridged version of a story that appears in the January issue of Marijuana Business Magazine.) Technology powered by artificial intelligence (AI) has quickly evolved in traditional indoor agricultural production in recent years, as companies use the vast amounts of data produced in their operations to make better production and management decisions. Now, indoor
Broad physician adoption of a cannabis-derived epilepsy treatment is boosting sales for the only company with federal permission to sell cannabis products in the United States. London-based GW Pharmacetuticals told investors Monday that it notched $108 million in sales last quarter and $309 million for calendar 2019. The sales figures were released in advance of the company?s
Opportunities abound in the hemp industry, but to attain the crop?s full potential, it?s going to require people from all walks of life, according to industry observers. ?I want to go to a conference and not feel like I?m the only black guy there,? said Malcolm Anderson, founder and CEO of The Prophet Society, a vertically
In this video, we will get straight to the point on everything you need to know about CBD oil and also THC. There is so much fake news about these cannabinoids, we feel you deserve to know the truth. We will inform you about whether CBD can help you with anxiety, depression & whether it’s
Illinois, the largest Midwestern state in the U.S., is beginning 2020 with the implementation of a new law that allows people to legally buy marijuana for recreational use. The Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act also also allows the governor to pardon thousands for past low-level cannabis convictions. VOA’s Mariama Diallo reports Originally published at –
In agriculture, it?s rare that a new commodity presents such new opportunities for farmers and businesses in the way hemp has. And the nascent industry has experienced its share of growing pains since the 2014 Farm Bill established a pilot research program for the crop in the United States and the 2018 Farm Bill made