CBD

Critics say California bill puts hemp under control of marijuana interests

Critics say the California's hemp industry will go under control of marijuana interests if a law defining industrial hemp products…

January 12, 2021

Update on CBD criticized as doing little to advance U.S. regulation

CBD stakeholders in the USA say an update from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) released Friday has done…

January 11, 2021

Hemp has a key role in Chinese province’s development plans

The city of Kunming, China has outlined an essential role for hemp in a plan released by the municipal government…

January 8, 2021

Hemp ‘viable’ in Bahamas, but cross-pollination is a worry

Cannabis officials in The Bahamas say they still back hemp, but the commonwealth's fortunes in the sector will depend on…

January 6, 2021

Low CBD prices? Chinese foodmaker says it’s no problem

Chinese foodmaker Chenguang Biotech Group Co., Ltd. said it has reached elevated extraction yield levels that give the company a…

January 4, 2021

Outlets selling CBD in France multiply fast after EU changes

Shops selling CBD are multiplying quickly in France, the first signal that the sector could experience a boom after recent…

December 29, 2020

Research act passes U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate has passed the Cannabidiol and Marijuana Research Expansion Act. The act would let the U.S. Attorney General…

December 28, 2020

Hemp cigarette gets distribution

Hemp cigarette maker Jeffrey's Hemp said it entered into a distribution partnership with online wholesaler HempWholesaler.com for its Jeffrey's CBD…

December 28, 2020

Switzerland moves to allow production, marketing of planting seeds

Hemp cultivation seeds can be produced and marketed in Switzerland beginning Jan. 1 after the government removed restrictions in the…

December 28, 2020

CBD makers using C02 extraction may be violating patent, Canopy says

Canadian cannabis giant Canopy Growth says CBD makers employing a specific CO2 extraction method could owe them licensing fees or…

December 25, 2020