CBD Facts You Need To Know

CBD Facts You Need To Know

  • Verde Leaf ™ Introduces REFRESH™ a CBD Sparkling Water

    Atlanta, GA Sept. 29, 2020 — Verde Leaf™ is pleased to announce the release of REFRESH™, a premium flavored, CBD infused Sparkling Water. REFRESH™ has zero calories and zero carbohydrates and contains the daily recommended allowance of Vitamin C. “We are excited to launch a premium beverage that tastes great and […]

  • New CBD product available under prescription in Peru

    A new prescription CBD product is available in Peru, another sign the market is moving in the right direction. New CBD product available under prescription in Peru is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • High court clears Nebraska vape shop owners in CBD criminal case

    The owners of a Nebraska vape shop charged with drug crimes in 2017 for selling CBD products have been cleared of all wrongdoing by the state's Supreme Court. High court clears Nebraska vape shop owners in CBD criminal case is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • Caliper Foods Creates A Fast-Acting, Flavored CBD Powder That Dissolves on the Tongue

    DENVER, CO (September 1, 2020) – Caliper Foods, an industry leader in water-soluble cannabinoid-infused consumer packaged goods and ingredients, introduced its newest product, Caliper Swiftsticks — a faster and tastier way to consume CBD. Officially available on September 15th, Caliper Swiftsticks are the first-to-market product of […]

  • Is construction the future of hemp in Europe? 5 Questions with Steve Allin

    With the regulatory landscape for CBD in Europe growing more and more tenuous, some hemp producers are adamant that plant fiber offers a way to prop up the industry. Is construction the future of hemp in Europe? 5 Questions with Steve Allin is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis […]

  • USDA: Farm economy was bad before pandemic and remains uncertain for 2021

    American farmers were battered by economic headwinds before the COVID-19 pandemic ripped apart traditional supply chains - and the farm economy could drop even lower in 2021, according to a grim new report from the chief economist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. USDA: Farm economy was bad before pandemic and remains uncertain for 2021 is a […]

  • Green Roads Introduces New Line Of Natural Sleep Aide Products With Added CBD And CBN

    DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In its continuous pursuit of wellness products that harness the power of plants to help consumers, Green Roads of Florida LLC launched the most comprehensive lineup of sleep products in the CBD industry. With six SKUs that span gummies, capsules, and ingestible oils, Green […]

  • PLI Press Publishes New Edition of Its Comprehensive Legal Guide to the Business of Marijuana

    NEW YORK, September 28, 2020 – Lawyers who represent clients in the fast-growing legal cannabis industry must keep up with an array of evolving guidelines and regulations. Legal Guide to the Business of Marijuana: Cannabis, Hemp and CBD Regulation, 2020 Edition, from leading legal publisher PLI Press, offers a comprehensive, practical […]

  • 3 California men convicted of trying to defraud investors with phony CBD company

    Three California men have been convicted for trying to boost the stock price of a shell CBD company by writing bogus press releases making it seem like the business was prospering. 3 California men convicted of trying to defraud investors with phony CBD company is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for […]

  • Pharma company, supplement chain retailer weigh in on CBD during White House meetings

    As the hemp industry awaits guidance from food and drug regulators on whether CBD will be permitted to be used as an ingredient in food and dietary supplements, the White House Office of Management and Budget continues to meet with companies and industry advocates to gain insight. Pharma company, supplement chain retailer weigh in on CBD during […]

  • Oregon company sued over allegedly defective hemp drying units

    An Illinois hemp business is suing an Oregon company for nearly $3 million, alleging that it sold mobile hemp drying equipment that failed within a month. Oregon company sued over allegedly defective hemp drying units is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • Hemp Countries To Watch: From dominant China to tiny Lithuania, more nations are embracing uses for the plant

    Hemp has captured the imaginations of entrepreneurs for a few years now, and while the United States is experiencing a CBD-craze, it’s easy to forget there’s a whole world of hemp out there. And, depending on the country, not all of it is grown to extract cannabidiol (CBD).  Hemp Countries To Watch: From […]

  • Oregon’s top 20 agricultural commodities list doesn’t include hemp – yet

    Oregon agriculture officials recently released the state’s top 20 commodities list – but despite earlier assertions that hemp will become a top crop, it isn’t even on the list yet. Oregon’s top 20 agricultural commodities list doesn’t include hemp – yet is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal […]

  • GW Pharmaceuticals CBD drug gets regulatory OK in Australia

    GW Pharmaceuticals' plant-derived CBD drug Epidyolex received approval from Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) to be used in treating seizures related to Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome for patients 2 and older. GW Pharmaceuticals CBD drug gets regulatory OK in Australia is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: […]

  • Extreme weather patterns force growers to rethink cultivation strategies

    As extreme weather events ravage the country from coast to coast - including wildfires, floods and early freezes - hemp and marijuana growers are being forced to reevaluate their risks and consider changes to their cultivation practices. Extreme weather patterns force growers to rethink cultivation strategies is a post from: Marijuana Business […]

  • California pharma company wraps up purchase of CBD beauty, pet brand

    A drug delivery and development company in California said Thursday it has wrapped an agreement to acquire a CBD beauty, wellness and pet product maker for $20 million. California pharma company wraps up purchase of CBD beauty, pet brand is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • Papa & Barkley inks national distribution deals for CBD topicals, tinctures

    California CBD maker Papa & Barkley has expanded distribution from 20 states to 48 states thanks to new distribution deals with retailers including wellness retailer The Vitamin Shoppe. Papa & Barkley inks national distribution deals for CBD topicals, tinctures is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness […]

  • Exclusive: Tobacco consumers more likely to convert to smokable hemp in coming year

    Entrepreneurs in the smokable hemp sector have reason to hope that tobacco consumers may convert at least partially to hemp products within the next year. That’s because 29% of cigarette and cigar users have indicated they are willing to try these products, according to research by Nielsen Global Connect, which was highlighted in Hemp […]

  • Oregon hempseed breeder accused of stealing strain, selling it for $3.8 million

    A hempseed breeder who developed a high-CBD variety is accused of wrongly selling the propietary strain to Canadian cannabis giant Canopy Growth for $3.8 million. Oregon hempseed breeder accused of stealing strain, selling it for $3.8 million is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis […]

  • FDA to explore gender differences in effects of CBD, other cannabinoids

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Office of Women's Health announced a Nov. 19 "multidisciplinary scientific conference" for medical professionals and members of the public to talk about how genders might be affected differently by cannabinoids. FDA to explore gender differences in effects of CBD, other cannabinoids is a post from: Marijuana […]

  • Veritas Farms seeking up to $6 million in stock offering

    Florida CBD maker Veritas Farms is looking to raise up to $6 million to boost marketing and to expand a production and distribution facility in Colorado. Veritas Farms seeking up to $6 million in stock offering is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • UK food regulators reject CBD as narcotic, stand by novel food deadline

    Great Britain has rejected the European Commission's preliminary stance that hemp flower-derived CBD should regulated as a narcotic, a key food safety regulator in the UK says. UK food regulators reject CBD as narcotic, stand by novel food deadline is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis […]

  • Consumer packaged goods giant Unilever inks distribution deal with Canadian CBD maker

    Neptune Wellness is partnering with consumer packaged goods giant Unilever as an import and stocking distributor and logistics partner in the U.S. and Canada. Consumer packaged goods giant Unilever inks distribution deal with Canadian CBD maker is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis […]

  • Editor’s Notebook: Defund the Plant Police

    Why hemp testing is an expensive waste of money. Editor’s Notebook: Defund the Plant Police is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • Canadian wellness company buys Kentucky CBD maker in latest acquisition

    Thoughtful Brands, cannabis and psychedelics company in Vancouver, British Columbia, has acquired a Kentucky CBD maker in a stock-and cash deal worth CA$12 million ($9 million). Canadian wellness company buys Kentucky CBD maker in latest acquisition is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis […]

  • Swiss food giant Nestlé enters European CBD market with softgel launch

    A subsidiary of Nestlé, the world's largest food and beverage company, has started producing and selling CBD softgels in Europe. Swiss food giant Nestlé enters European CBD market with softgel launch is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • Hemp farmers eligible for new USDA coronavirus relief funds

    Despite missing out on earlier funding, hemp farmers are included in a new $14 billion coronavirus relief effort that will provide additional direct assistance for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs, federal agriculture officials announced Friday. Hemp farmers eligible for new USDA coronavirus […]

  • Despite delay, MJ legislation in Congress worth watching for hemp entrepreneurs

    The delay of a U.S. House vote to make all cannabis legal regardless of the THC content is a disappointment to many in the industry - but insiders say it changes little in terms of the momentum of reform. Despite delay, MJ legislation in Congress worth watching for hemp entrepreneurs is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & […]

  • CBD maker, HIA sue Drug Enforcement Administration over extract rule

    The Hemp Industries Association and a South Carolina CBD manufacturer are suing the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration over a recent rule they say wrongly criminalizes how hemp extracts are made. CBD maker, HIA sue Drug Enforcement Administration over extract rule is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness […]

  • Judge blocks Texas ban on smokable hemp until trial on matter ends

    A Texas judge is blocking authorities from enforcing the state's smokable hemp ban until a trial resolves the dispute between hemp producers and the health department. Judge blocks Texas ban on smokable hemp until trial on matter ends is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs

  • Big Ideas Require Massive Action

    Matt Lombardi and Kevin Moran, co-founders of the CBD company beam, talk about how their athletic careers prepared them to build a brand.

  • How Edible Arrangements Learned to Embrace a New Kind of 'Edible'

    What once seemed like a threat to Tariq Farid's business is now a huge opportunity.

  • 6 Variables To Assess When Building a CBD Brand

    Don't be among the bad actors flooding this busy market.

  • 10 Non-Psychoactive CBD Oils to Try This Holiday Season

    There are more no- and low-THC options than ever before, for both consumers and entrepreneurs.

  • How You Can Start Making Money From Hemp

    The four things to know before you grow.

  • CBD Gummies: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

    The candy edibles have widely reported benefits, but there is still some legal and qualitative gray area.

  • CBD Tinctures: 5 Things Every Consumer Should Know

    Most of us are first becoming acquainted with this cannabis-adjacent trend.

  • 5 Fast Facts About CBD (60-Second Video)

    Here's what you need to know about the hottest trend in cannabis.

  • New York Spa Gives CBD the Upscale Treatment

    Standard Dose offers an array of CBD products and experiences.