Study Finds Smoking Marijuana Best for Relieving Pain

Among the overwhelming variety of cannabis products available on the market today, the most effective for pain relief appears to be whole dried marijuana flower and...

Phylos Bioscience causes cannabis industry disturbance in Big Ag video

(This is Part 1 of a two-part series. Part 2 explores possible solutions for how cannabis companies can protect intellectual property and what the future might hold for cannabis genetics.) (This story has been updated to clarify that Phylos...

Cannabis genetics and how companies can protect intellectual property

(This is the second story in a two-part series. Part 1 featured Phylos Bioscience’s announcement it was welcoming Big Ag into the cannabis industry and the subsequent reactions.) Oregon-based cannabis genomics company Phylos Bioscience’s disclosure that it was positioning...

Not all cannabis social equity programs are equal

There is no one-size-fits-all approach to addressing equity and diversity in the marijuana industry. While a growing number of states have included social equity provisions in their...

After slow start, Canada’s recreational marijuana sales reach new high

Adult-use cannabis sales through regulated channels in Canada reached a new high in June after meandering for much of the first half-year of legalization, according to the...

Washington cannabis regulators proposing industry rules overhaul

Published August 28, 2019 Washington cannabis regulators are proposing a...

As Brazil prepares for major changes, authorizations to import medical cannabis surpass 10,000

The number of total authorizations granted to individual Brazilian patients to import medical cannabis since the program launched in 2014 surpassed 10,000 at the end of June...

California cannabis market experiences license contraction in 2019

Before January 2018, when California launched its legal recreational cannabis market, estimates of how many dispensaries peppered the state’s landscape were in the thousands. But once state...