Category Archives: Industial Hemp

Medical Marijuana Market Size to Reach USD 55.8 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, February 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The global medical marijuana market is expected to reach a value of USD 55.8 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. It has been identified that, in 2016, Washington D.C. along with 28 states have legalized marijuana for medical uses. In 2016, states…

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The Public Opinion in the Legal Cannabis Industry

NEW YORK, January 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — www.Financialbuzz.com – The cannabis market is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States as eight more states had legalized cannabis for medicinal use in 2016. In addition, Proposition 64, the California Cannabis Legalization Initiative, was passed by a vote of 57.13% for and 42.87% against on…

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5 Therapeutic Health Effects Of Cannabidiol, Backed By Science

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is generating a lot of buzz in the medical marijuana movement. The benefits of the non-psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, or the other half of THC, have been shown to treat several ailments, from neurological disorders to cancer. Evidently, CBD has medical value, but what is it exactly and how does it work? The…

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Marijuana And Foreign Investment

Hilary Bricken In addition to my firm’s representing marijuana-related businesses on their corporate, finance, and transactional issues, we also handle cannabis foreign direct investment. Lately, we have been getting a lot more interest regarding foreign investment into the U.S. cannabis industry and this post is a quick primer on some of the key legal issues involved…

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One Of The Best Marijuana Documentary You Will Ever Watch! [ Video]

Best Marijuana Documentary You Will Ever Watch! [ Video] A documentary about Marijuana  / Cannabis / Pot / Hemp https://youtu.be/uEZPsNZwyfo Producer “Onderkoffer” Best Marijuana Documentary You Will Ever Watch! [ Video] : onderkoffer Archive https://archive.org/details/BestMarijuanaDocumentaryYouWillEverWatchVideo via @internetarchive Brought to you By: i-Cloud.ltd – Simply the best choice for world class PRIVATE AND SECURE VPN Service. USING A FREE / LOW END VPN ? Forget about it now if you value your privacy and or security. The only way to be sure that your VPN is…

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[WATCH] ~ Irish mini-series’ Global Medical Cannabis Summit Dublin 2016: Report & Interviews

Irish mini-series’ latest installment ‘CBD: Medicine or Food? #1: Global Medical Cannabis Summit Dublin 2016: Report & Interviews We are happy to present our latest installment on ‘Advancements in the Age of Cannabis’, a global medical cannabis summit in Dublin (September 2016). The Cannabis News Network team took off to Dublin earlier this month to attend The Global Medical Cannabis Summit: Advancements in the Age of Cannabis. Surprising to say the least when you realize right now cannabis is an illegal drug in Ireland, the…

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From Facebook To The DEA, Industrial Hemp Industry Growth Stumped By War on Drugs

‘Anyone who is coming in has to build the infrastructure from the ground up, and it’s very difficult finding anyone who wants to take that kind of risk,’ one industrial hemp grower tells MintPress News. By Kit O’Connell @KitOConnell | October 5, 2016 AUSTIN, Texas — America’s burgeoning hemp industry faces significant barriers that can only be torn down by the full legalization of this potentially lucrative crop. Hemp was once one of America’s essential crops, grown by presidents and cash croppers alike, and wars…

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Governor signs legislation to expand hemp program

AdminAugust 19, 2016 Latest News (ALBANY, NY) – New York’s industrial hemp industry took another step forward as Governor Cuomo signed into law legislation that will position New York as a national leader in the industrial hemp industry. This spring, Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and Senator Tom O’Mara passed a bill that allows for the transportation, processing, sale, and distribution of hemp grown as part of the State’s research pilot program. This bill will allow universities and partner farmers to study and establish business and economic…

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Malawi Parliament adopts motion on industrial hemp cultivation

LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)—This week, Parliament adopted a motion to legalise the cultivation and use of the industrial Indian Hemp in the country. Ntchisi North Constituency Lawmaker Boniface Kadzamira moved the motion. The development comes barely a year after the lawmaker in question introduced the matter in the August for consideration arguing that the crop fetches more per acre and has potential to bring foreign currency in the country. Moving the motion in parliament, Kadzamira called for enactment of policy and legislation so as to recognize Industrial hemp…

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Congress opens door for Vets to get Medical Marijuana

AS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — The House of Representatives voted on Thursday morning to let doctors with the Veterans Administration talk about and recommend medical marijuana to their patients. The Veterans Equal Access Amendment is a monumental shift for a government that, until now, has restricted any VA doctor from recommending the drug. For Cristina Alfonso-Zea, medical marijuana is both a cure for her past and a promise for the future. The Army Vet suffers from PTSD and was prescribed opiates to fight the depression.…

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