CBD

Lawsuit accuses Aurora execs of ‘sham round-trip’ deal to inflate earnings

A lawsuit filed in a U.S. federal court alleges Aurora Cannabis Inc. and a group of past and current executives…

September 23, 2021

Irish food safety officials order recall of products from three CBD brands

Irish food safety authorities have issued an urgent product recall for three CBD brands, claiming the products contain unsafe levels…

September 22, 2021

ACI sets session on CBD in UK

The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) has set a combined live/online session Tuesday, Sept. 28 to give companies an…

September 22, 2021

Majority of German parties agree changes needed on hemp

Four of six German political parties generally agree that hemp should not be under the country's drug laws, and support…

September 20, 2021

Biotech processes can drill down on cannabinoids, report suggests

Biotechnological production processes can unveil pharmacological profiles and potential effects of cannabinoids that are present in cannabis only in small…

September 14, 2021

Opponents of California law say they were ‘tricked’ on smokable hemp

Opponents of a controversial hemp bill that awaits California Gov. Gavin Newsom's signature say final wording in the measure effectively…

September 10, 2021

After emerging from bankruptcy, GenCanna on UK buying spree

Kentucky-based CBD maker GenCanna Global, which re-emerged after bankruptcy last year, said it has acquired a London-based group that will…

September 8, 2021

Florida ag commissioner backs marijuana legalization to clear way for hemp

A lack of clarity in federal cannabis laws is suppressing growth of the legal hemp industry, according to Florida Agriculture Commissioner…

September 2, 2021

CBD crunch blamed for shrinking hemp acreage in Nevada

Hemp acreage in Nevada fell by nearly 70% from 2019-2020, dropping from nearly 5,000 acres to roughly 1,600 while the…

August 30, 2021

Indiana CBD facility nears startup

An Indiana-based company said it will open a facility to produce a range of CBD products this autumn. Jeffersonville-based HempRise…

August 28, 2021