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Advice For Cannabis And CBD Advertising and Marketing

Are you in advertising and marketing for a cannabis or CBD company? Here is some advice. According to Forbes: “Jon Lowen, co-founder of Surfside.IO , a marketing platform in New York, works with cannabis industry companies on their marketing, branding, and advertising projects. He’s seen and worked through marijuana, CBD… Read more »

Michigan Marijuana Market ‘Maturing Rapidly’ But Faces Barriers To Growth, State Report Finds

The Michigan cannabis market has seen some growth, but there are still some roadblocks in the way of more. According to Marijuana Moment: “Michigan’s marijuana market is ‘maturing rapidly’ and stands to become a major component of the state’s economy, according to a new report commissioned by the state cannabis… Read more »

Virginia Governor Officially Signs Marijuana Decriminalization Bills Into Law

The end of May brought marijuana decriminalization to Virginia as the governor officially signed two bills into law. According to Marijuana Moment: “The governor of Virginia signed a pair of identical bills on [May 21st] to decriminalize marijuana possession in the state. “Following the lawmakers’ initial passage of the measures… Read more »

Recent Research Indicates That Cannabis Lowering IQ Is A Myth

As cannabis legalization spreads, so does more knowledge on the plant that dispels some long-believed myths. According to GreenEntrepreneur.com: “Studies over the years have offered that the idea marijuana lowers your IQ. This theory belongs in the file marked, ‘Myth.’ A new study, the largest of its kind, hopes to… Read more »

WeedMaps Presents: How to Save Money with Crumble

Consumers across the nation are looking for ways to save money, and that includes cannabis consumers. Here’s a look at how to save money with crumble. As reported by Ashlee Nolan with WeedMaps: “There comes a time in every stoner’s life when both the weed budget and your supply are… Read more »

High Times Presents: The Truth About LED Grow Lights

When it comes to grow lights, there are different options on the market, so doing your research is vital. Here is more on LED Grow Lights. According to High Times: “As the cannabis industry grows all over the world, more and more growers, both commercial and home, are using LED… Read more »

Ganjapreneur Presents: Understanding the Cannabis Light Cycle to Improve Yield

When it comes to your grow op, there are many variables to consider including light. Here are some tips on understanding the light cycle of cannabis. As reported by Ganjapreneur: “The most important part of growing cannabis is getting a favorable yield that brings smiles and profit when it’s time… Read more »

Cannabis May Help Veterans With PTSD. And Lawmakers May Be Acknowledging That

Cannabis has been used to treat a slew of physical and mental ailments. Now, lawmakers could be acknowledging that the plant may help veterans with PTSD. According to Forbes Contributor Joan Oleck: “After 17 years in the military and Special Forces deployments in nearly every terrorist hot spot on Earth,… Read more »

How much does cannabis actually affect the brain?

There are many claims that cannabis affects the brain, but to what degree? According to C. Brandon Chapman with the Washington State University College of Education: “A new grant from Washington State University is helping scientists dive deeper into the issue of how cannabis affects the brain and cognition. The… Read more »

NYT Magazine Presents: Cannabis Scientists are Chasing the Perfect High

Is the perfect high possible? Some cannabis scientists are trying to figure that out. According to the New York Times Magazine: “The retail showroom of INSA, a farm-to-bong cannabis company in western Massachusetts, is a clean industrial space on the first floor of a four-story brick building in the old… Read more »

After 4-year delay, DEA will review dozens of requests to grow marijuana for research

As cannabis has increased in popularity, it is no surprise the need to research the plant has also increased. Now, the DEA will finally review requests to grow the plant for research purposes. According to Greg Miller with sciencemag.org: “After nearly 4 years of what some researchers saw as foot… Read more »

Leafly Explains: How Cannabis and Humans Evolved Together

The cannabis plant has been intertwined with humans for a long time, Leafly finds. According to Janet Burns with Leafly: “For humans, like most species, surviving life on Earth isn’t exactly easy. But thankfully we’re not in it alone. “For tens of thousands of years, Homo sapiens has been developing… Read more »

Forbes Reports: How One Young Entrepreneur’s Simple Fix May Change Cannabis Grinders Forever

Just like any other industry, the cannabis industry has seen a boost of innovation as one entrepreneur finds a simple fix to grinders. According to David E. Carpenter, a contributor with Forbes: “Zachary McCreedy was looking for an innovative product to create. Something small, simple and reasonably priced, he says,… Read more »

DEA Admits State-Level Marijuana Legalization Reduces Illegal Market Demand

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) admitted that illegal market demand decreases when there is state-level legalization in place. According to Kyle Jaeger with Marijuana Moment: “The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) recently acknowledged in a report that state-level marijuana legalization reduces instances of illegal interstate trafficking. “In its performance budget submission… Read more »

Medical Cannabis Businesses Eye Potential New Markets in Southern US

Those in the medical marijuana industry have their eyes set on a potential new market: the Southern United States. According to Jeff Smith with Marijuana Business Daily: “Medical marijuana legalization efforts are advancing through several states in the southern U.S., and if successful, they promise tens of millions of dollars… Read more »