Oregon Hemp: Free webinar Oct. 3

It can be difficult forecasting your business’ future in the rapidly evolving hemp industry. From the signing of 2018’s Farm Bill legalizing industrial hemp at the federal level, to...

What Are Terpenes & How Can They Benefit You

By Aaron Cadena   In your discussions with friends and colleagues, you might’ve heard the term terpenes or “terps” and how they’re a necessity in any CBD or marijuana...

American Bar Association endorses ending marijuana prohibition

The American Bar Association (ABA) has passed a resolution in support of ending federal marijuana prohibition and removing the substance from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). In language that does...

Listen and Learn Forum

Draft conceptual rules for marijuana packaging and labeling The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) is hosting a day-long Listen and Learn forum concerning draft conceptual marijuana packaging and labeling rules (red-line...

Five ways states can unify behind marijuana and reap the benefits

Medical marijuana is now legal in 33 states, but some have been slow to reap the economic benefits. Advocates say this is because of a long legislative...

Keeping the momentum during August recess

By Madeline Grant and Michelle Rutter National Cannabis Industry Association Government Relations Managers The sun is hot, and the halls of Capitol Hill are empty… it must be August...

FACES OF CANNABIS

In this day and age, you may be hard pressed to pick a cannabis user out of a lineup. No more tie-dye clad folks running the streets...

Helping mary jane is good for business

By Kharla Vezzetti Who is the cannabis consumer to you? In a vast industry with so many important contributors, the one group that we all have in common and...

Calling all Seattle Hempfest volunteers and wannabes

All Seattle Hempfest volunteers and everyone who wants to learn about volunteering are cordially invited to the Volunteer Hempy Potluck on Sunday, June 9, 1-6 p.m. at...

Rick Simpson: A medical marijuana icon

By The Joint Cancer and cannabis have been connected for a long time. Though its Schedule One status makes cannabis hard to study, both anecdotal and clinical research have shown that cannabis can kill cancer cells. Rick...