May 31, 2019

Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis?

High-CBD, low-THC cannabis is about to hit its stride. Learn more about how legislative changes have given rise to an online marketplace of high-CBD flower. The post Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis? appeared first on Leafly.
August 21, 2019

North Carolina House OKs Ban on Smokable Hemp

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Legislation that prohibits North Carolina production and possession of smokable hemp next year while laying regulatory groundwork to expand the state’s industrial and medicinal hemp industry has cleared a second legislative chamber. The House voted 63-48 on Wednesday for the General […]
August 23, 2019

South Dakota Lawmakers Push Forward on Hemp Bill

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers heard from officials in neighboring North Dakota and Montana about how the legalization of industrial hemp has affected their states, despite Republican Gov. Kristi Noem’s opposition to allowing the crop. During the meeting Monday in Pierre, the North […]
August 28, 2019

Washington State Bans CBD in Food and Beverages

This story has been updated with comments from the King County Department of Public Health. It’s already happened in New York and California. Now Washington state has announced a ban on hemp-derived CBD in food and beverage products as the FDA weighs how to regulate […]
November 22, 2019

What’s the difference between CBD derived from hemp and cannabis?

Cannabis 101CBD Emma StoneNovember 22, 2019   Share   Print (Dmitry_Tishchenko, tjasam/iStock) What’s in a name? When it comes to CBD products derived from hemp, CBD products derived from cannabis, and what’s considered legal, a lot. Understanding cannabis nomenclature and the chemical difference between the […]