Legal pot cafes could be coming to Oregon

Posted by - November 29, 2018

Lawmakers are drafting a bill to allow public consumption locations Oregon may be a marijuana-friendly state, but there are a number of restrictions that make consumption difficult. It’s easy enough to purchase recreational marijuana at a dispensary; the trick is finding a place where it can be consumed, especially for those that don’t own their

Neptune Wellness Solutions is up over 30%

Posted by - November 29, 2018

Neptune is a rising star among cannabis stocks but is still awaiting approval from Health Canada One cannabis stock that has been mostly overlooked is quietly having a really good year. Neptune Technologies & Bioresources, formerly known as Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc (TSE: NEPT), is up around 32 percent so far this year. It is

Institutional money continues to move into the marijuana industry

Posted by - November 28, 2018

Institutional investors, not just retail enthusiasts, are beginning to put their money into marijuana Institutional investors are those entities such as banks, pensions and hedge funds, among others, who are able to invest large amounts of money into an industry. As opposed to retail investors, who might put in a couple hundred or thousand dollars,

Jim Belushi: Marijuana can heal families

Posted by - November 28, 2018

The actor and comedian fully understands the power of marijuana Jim Belushi is a full-blown marijuana enthusiast. He has his own farm in Oregon where he legally grows medical marijuana and even has his own brand, Private Vault. Not only does he recognize the medical benefits marijuana provides, but he also feels that marijuana can

Using CBD to deal with sleep disorders

Posted by - November 28, 2018

Regardless of the reason for sleep deprivation, CBD can help Not getting enough sleep can lead to a number of issues – inability to concentrate, lack of performance on the job, anxiety and depression, among others. Sleep deprivation may be a one-time occurrence, brought on by stress over a particular situation, or something more serious,

Cannabis “genome map” shows the evolution of marijuana

Posted by - November 28, 2018

Research shows how THC came to be In a question akin to “why do we exist,” scientists recently embarked on a mission to determine why tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) exists. They have created a cannabis genome map that shows how cannabis has evolved and split into two primary strains – marijuana and hemp. Apparently, according to the

Carpinteria, California votes against personal outdoor marijuana cultivation

Posted by - November 28, 2018

The City Council voted unanimously on the topic this past Monday Marijuana enthusiasts in Carpinteria, California got a little bit of bad news following a city council meeting this past Monday. The council agreed unanimously to ban outdoor recreational marijuana grows, with all 5 city councils members opposing the measure. With the results conclusive, all

Is another marijuana stock crash on the way? Shareholders raise concern

Posted by - November 28, 2018

Fickle millennials could cause a second marijuana stock crash in the near future The fickle investing behaviors of millennials raises concern among shareholders that cannabis stocks could soon fall out of favor. Is another marijuana stock crash on the way? The sector has seen hard times since August, leading to speculation that many of the

Cannabis drinks to fight stress this holiday season

Posted by - November 27, 2018

Let these cannabis-infused drinks keep you clear during the holidays Thanksgiving is behind us and Christmas is right around the corner. This time of year is filled with office parties, family gatherings and gift-giving that are known to cause stress levels to increase like a thermometer in the desert. However, there’s no need to let