Research

Federal Grant Funds Research Into Removing Pesticides From Marijuana

Marijuana has been in the decriminalization process since 1973 with many states over the years passing laws to either authorize the use of marijuana or prohibit it. It is time to stop treating marijuana like a deadly drug, when science and public opinion agree that it is relatively safe for… Read more »

Part 1, How Cannabis Relieves Different Types of Pain

We have no doubt about the benefits that medical cannabis has on various illnesses and diseases. There is good evidence in robust human clinical trials that cannabis is of benefit for a variety of ailments whether they be physical, mental, or social. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace is your equipment & supply… Read more »

How Illinois Legislators Voted on House Bill 1438, Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

This past week, the state of Illinois passed legislation — via House Bill 1438 — to legalize adult-use cannabis by a vote of 66-47. In January of 2020, consumers can start purchasing recreational marijuana from retailers. By 2022, there could be more than 295 cannabis retailers. The legalization of cannabis… Read more »

Medical Marijuana and Mental Health: Cannabis Use in Psychiatric Practice

We have no doubt about the benefits that medical cannabis has on various illnesses and diseases. There is good evidence in robust human clinical trials that cannabis is of benefit for a variety of ailments whether they be physical, mental, or social. Cannabis Industrial Marketplace is your equipment & supply… Read more »

REPORT: Australian Philanthropist Gifts $2 Million for Industrial Hemp Research to Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia just picked up a generous donation from an Australian philanthropist — to the tune of $2 million. The following is a re-post of an article written by Sam Wood of Philly.com For more cannabis/marijuana-related business, political, legal and medical news, click here Australian philanthropist Barry Lambert… Read more »

REPORT: Federal Research Funding Could Happen for Marijuana

Federal funding could be in the immediate future for marijuana research. Due to it’s “natural product” status, the push is being supported by the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCISH). The following is a re-post of an article by Marijuana Moment for Marijuana.com For more cannabis/marijuana-related business, political,… Read more »

15 Essential Health Benefits of THC

Do we really need THC – the most widely recognized component of cannabis? This is the same compound that produces the “high” in cannabis. It has generated more than its fair share of critics, and many believe that the compound has no medicinal value at all. Yet, science has demonstrated… Read more »

REPORT: More Colleges and Universities in Illinois Offering Cannabis Cultivation Classes

The cannabis market is valued at billions of dollars. That’s today… in 2019. But imagine what it could be in 2029, or beyond? Far more than just medical and recreational marijuana, cannabis (marijuana/hemp) has always offered industrial value, such as hemp for ropes and other materials. The cannabis sector needs… Read more »

REPORT: UCLA Researcher Diving Heavily Into Study of Marijuana’s Societal Impact

Researchers have long discussed the potential impact of marijuana use among social groups. The cause and effect, both long- and short-term, along with several other issues have been the subject of papers for decades. One researcher at UCLA has decided to extrapolate on the matter by diving deep into the… Read more »

Looking at What’s Going on With National Marijuana Laws

Marijuana and cannabis laws are changing across the country. From medical to recreational, to commercial and private issues, here is a look at what’s happening, state-to-state. The following is a re-post of an article written by Carly Wolf of NORML For more cannabis/marijuana-related business, law and medical news, click here U.S…. Read more »

Op-Ed: Can Cannabis, Marijuana Replace Other Mental Health Prescriptions?

With medicinal marijuana being legalized across the country, many are wondering if cannabis has the ability to replace pharmaceuticals on a large-scale approach. Studies are being done, researchers continue to look into things — but there might actually be something to this whole idea. The following is a re-post of… Read more »

Washington State University Study Shows Decrease in Teen Marijuana Use Following Legalization

For those who thought the legalization of cannabis would increase usage among youth… well, that may not be true. According to a recent study by Washington State University, there is no direct link — or indirect, at that — between legalization and underage consumption of marijuana products in the state… Read more »

2019 OKCannabis Tulsa Expo Welcomes Benjamen McCabe of SHO Products

The 2019 Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Oklahoma Summit and Expo, April 3-4 at the Central Park Hall in Tulsa, will feature some of the top industry professionals, researchers and brand representatives in a seminar format focused on education and optimization.  SHO Products (Solventless Hash Oil) specializes in extraction, providing facility design, research and… Read more »

2019 OKCannabis Tulsa Expo Welcomes Jeff Pack of MRX Xtractors

The 2019 Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Oklahoma Summit and Expo, April 3-4 at the Central Park Hall in Tulsa, will feature some of the top industry professionals, researchers and brand representatives in a seminar format focused on education and optimization. MRX Xtractors specialize in industry leading extraction technology. “MRX extractors are built on… Read more »

2019 OKCannabis Tulsa Expo Welcomes Gary Cohen, CEO of Cova Software

The 2019 Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Oklahoma Summit and Expo, April 3-4 at the Central Park Hall in Tulsa, will feature some of the top industry professionals, researchers and brand representatives in a seminar format focused on education and optimization. Cova Software supports cannabis retail operations and assists in easing the… Read more »