Vapes spiked with illegal drugs show dark side of CBD craze
September 16, 2019 by AggregatedNews Leave a Comment Jay Jenkins says he hesitated when a buddy suggested they vape CBD. “It’ll relax you,” the friend assured. The vapor that Jenkins inhaled didn’t relax him. After two puffs, he ended up in a coma. That’s because what he was vaping... Read more
CBD edibles and vapes spiked with a variety of synthetic marijuana compounds have found their way to consumers in Louisiana, Maryland and nearly a dozen other states, according to a nationwide Associated Press investigation into unregulated cannabidiol products. Synthetic marijuana, often marketed as K2 or Spice, has been linked... Read more
Oregon hailstorm update: Hemp crops recovering but may not have time to flower
The hemp at Triple C Farms near Sisters, Oregon, has recovered from a damaging August hailstorm. (Photo by Matt Cyrus) Four weeks after a hailstorm in Central Oregon wreaked havoc on roughly 500 acres of hemp, farmers say the area’s crop may not be a total loss. Some of the... Read more
A Leader In Washington, GreenStar Eyes Expansion
Ash Stringer September 9th, 2019 Uncategorized Washington State has long been a pioneer in the cannabis industry. Medical marijuana has been legal since 1998 and the state was the first in the U.S. to approve recreational marijuana, doing so on December 6, 2012. The market continues to grow, including... Read more
SinglePoint and Convectium: Investing in Cannabis Packaging Speed
Ash Stringer September 9th, 2019 App, Exclusive, News, Top Story The negative stigmas attached to cannabis continue to fade away like a puff of smoke in the wind. Most people are now well aware of the therapeutic benefits of the cannabis plant and its cousin hemp. Investors are certainly... Read more
Member Blog: Hemp And CBD Consumer Insights – Who, Why, And How
By Stephen J. Gongaware, Sr. Vice President of Business Development at Management Science Associates, Inc. (MSA) Hemp CBD became the fastest growing CPG product in 2019, following its legalization in the Farm Bill of December 2018. Consumers show great interest in its use for wellness, health & beauty applications... Read more
Amid marijuana drought, Michigan provisioning centers look to CBD sales
It’s no surprise that one can buy CBD products at The Reef provisioning center. CBD creams, oils, candies, and even flowers are available at most places, along with their THC products. What makes The Reef different is that any adult can walk into the place and buy these products.... Read more
A Look Under the Rug at the Savvy Penetration of Europe’s Cannabis Market by Supreme Heights
Ryan Allway September 4th, 2019 App, Exclusive, News, Top Story As the nascent European legal cannabis market emerges, Canadian companies that have cut their teeth in their home markets are taking that experience overseas to capitalize on a much larger market opportunity. The Supreme Cannabis Company Inc. (TSX: FIRE)... Read more
Want a Powerplay Cannabis Brand? Know Your Consumer
Ash Stringer September 3rd, 2019 App, Exclusive, News, Top Story With recreational or medical marijuana allowed in 33 U.S. states, about 224 million people now have legal access to cannabis. An April Hill-HarrisX poll showed that 84% of Americans now support legalizing marijuana, including 42% of respondents expressing their... Read more
SinglePoint is Covering the Bases in the Hemp CBD Industry
Robin Lefferts August 26th, 2019 App, Exclusive, News, Top Story Cannabidiol, or CBD, is the main non-psychotropic active ingredient in cannabis and hemp. In the United States, passage of the 2018 Farm Bill led the federal government to declassify hemp as a dangerous drug, opening the doors for states... Read more

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