Cannabis could be a superbug killer

Posted by - September 24, 2019

Studies show that CBD could be effective in fighting resistant diseases Cannabidiol (CBD) is getting another boost from science. Researchers are finding that the cannabis compound could be an effective alternative to fighting superbugs, diseases that are virtually immune to standard treatments, which could ultimately mean that there’s a better choice than lab-based antibiotics and

Ventura, CA sets cannabis delivery rules

Posted by - September 24, 2019

The Ventura City Council unanimously approves a new ordinance for home deliveries While some California cities are still determined to keep cannabis outside their borders wherever legally possible, others have been more accepting of legalized marijuana. Ventura is one of the cities that has been opposed to most marijuana operations, but it also recognizes that

A new cannabis ETF comes to market

Posted by - September 23, 2019

The Global X Cannabis ETF appeared on NASDAQ last week There’s a new cannabis-related exchange-traded fund (ETF) available to investors. The Global X ETF launched on NASDAQ on September 17 and is trading under the ticker symbol POTX. It is designed to invest in companies involved in virtually all aspects of the legal cannabis industry

Colorado breweries embracing cannabis as they innovate beer

Posted by - September 23, 2019

The cannabis beverage market could be “as big as beer” The cannabis beverage market is poised to become a global industry worth several billion dollars a year. How quickly this happens depends on how quickly regulations are changed, but the pace seems to be picking up and the future may arrive sooner than expected. Some

Can-Ed tool provides cannabis education, job searches

Posted by - September 23, 2019

Almost anything you need to know about the cannabis industry is now in an app There is way too much information being thrown around on a daily basis about the cannabis industry. It would be virtually impossible to keep up with all the changes in order to be a better cannabis connoisseur. If you’ve wanted

How to identify counterfeit vaping cartridges

Posted by - September 23, 2019

The recent health scare surrounding vapes means more diligence is needed A recent health scare that reached all across the US was initially traced to cannabis vaping products, which, of course, had marijuana opponents jumping with joy. It gave them a soapbox upon which they could continue fighting progress, but it was later revealed that

Odorless cannabis coming to market

Posted by - September 23, 2019

A Canadian company says it has figured out how to take the smell out of marijuana If the waft of marijuana is considered pungent or irritating, a Canadian company may be able to offer a solution. CannabCo Pharmaceutical Corp. out of Ontario says that it has begun working with a technology provider, which it doesn’t

Congress confirms vote on SAFE Act this week

Posted by - September 23, 2019

  The House of Representatives is ready to put the matter to a vote The Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, which would allow banks to work with cannabis companies without fear of repercussion from federal authorities, has been trying to make progress for the better part of this year. Between internal bickering and

The biggest day for marijuana is less than a month away

Posted by - September 20, 2019

October 17 is going to be an important day for cannabis, and for cannabis stocks Last year on October 17, Canada became the first industrialized country to legalize adult cannabis consumption. The move allowed the rest of the world to see that legalized marijuana was possible without the ground opening up and swallowing a country

Lawmakers are receiving record donations from the marijuana industry

Posted by - September 20, 2019

Political contributions are higher than ever before It could be because a number of elections are coming up in the next two years, but the amount of money flowing into political campaigns from the marijuana industry is higher than ever. So far in the first six months of the year, political contributions from marijuana-related companies