More CBD, less Big Pharma in fighting mental health disorders

Posted by - December 2, 2019

Lab-based chemicals continue to lose popularity in favor of all-natural alternatives Many mental health conditions are attacking the world population and the numbers continue to grow. One in every ten people receives a diagnosis for a mental health disorder, anxiety being one of the most common ones. Based on data obtained from Our World in

DEA gives insight into how it plans on using 3.2 million grams of marijuana

Posted by - December 2, 2019

The government agency is finally planning on making headway in marijuana research For next year, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is planning to increase the number of plants they will grow for research purposes – 30% more to be exact. Approximately 3,200,000 grams of marijuana is the total amount they are aiming to produce for

California’s cannabis industry wants government help in boosting legal operations

Posted by - December 2, 2019

Cannabis companies are pushing lawmakers to do more to fight black market operations California has been, since the beginning, a pioneer state in every matter within the cannabis legalization and had big expectations when recreational cannabis was legalized back in 2016. It was projected that the total sales would be approximately $6.5 billion by 2020

American Cannabis Operator Index outperforms other industry indexes

Posted by - December 2, 2019

The market may have slipped, but there are still some strong investment opportunities The fourth quarter has a bittersweet flavor when it comes to performance for the cannabis industry. On one hand, there was another fall, for the eighth consecutive month, for the American Cannabis Operator Index (ACOI). However, compared to other offerings, the ACOI

Almost 400 cannabis licenses suspended in California

Posted by - December 2, 2019

Companies not willing to adhere to all of the rules are going to find themselves out of business California continues to be harsh on those businesses that are operating in the state when they don’t follow the rules. The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) has suspended 385 marijuana businesses in just the last month. This