The Canadian Government made history in October last year after the legalization of cannabis. The plant has been a topic of huge debates because of its previous illegal state. However, with time and research, a strong case has been made for its beneficial attributes. The Cannabis...
In October of last year, the Canadian Government under Prime Minister Trudeau passed a law to legalize recreational cannabis. Since then the months that followed have been dubbed the “cannabis craze” and “the green rush.” With all the fanfare, each province has put in certain protocols to regulate the distribution of...
The new government of Mexico, as well as Luxembourg’s incoming administration, have platforms which involve the legalization of the recreational use of cannabis. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand is studying the possibility of a public vote as to what kind of approach should entail. With...
2018 was an exciting time after the whirlwind of events that happened surrounding cannabis spurred the growth of the flourishing sector that people know today. For a quick summary, take a look at some of the most notable accomplishments, breakthroughs, and controversies of the recent year. It...
Discussions about medical marijuana have skyrocketed recently. Especially now that it has been legalized in Canada and various U.S. States, its health benefits have been a hot topic. Aside from being helpful in the treatment of various conditions, cannabis is making a buzz in the beauty business...
Cannabis-based treatments make a breakthrough after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the prescription cannabidiol medicine. A drug Epidiolex is a formulation of cannabidiol, otherwise known as CBD, which is used to treat different kinds of epilepsy. Epidiolex helps patients with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome during...
Coca-Cola has been facing shifting shopping habits, which have agitated the industry. It is taking a minority stake in Iris Nova, a company behind the non-cashier New York City store where customers can pay for their drinks through a text message. Coke is the...
Opening today, January 5, the Evergreen Cannabis Society will cater the people's pot needs. In Vancouver, this private pot retail store will use its license to sell recreational cannabis products to the public. The store passed the standards set by the new provincial law on selling pot. This is the first...
According to Statistics Canada, the sales of cannabis stores have totaled over $43 million in just two weeks after the legalization of marijuana. The agency has started collecting data for online and in-store sales from cannabis retailers as of October 17th, when dried or fresh bud, plants...

Trump Signs Farm Bill

U.S. lawmakers have finally reached a farm bill agreement, which would leave out a proposal to tighten the food stamps criteria. The purpose of this is to offer a financial certainty to farmers, who are suffering from the country’s trade war with China. The bill has passed the Senate...