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FDA issues new round of warnings to vendors of CBD, delta-8

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a new round of warnings to U.S. CBD vendors, citing violations…

November 24, 2022

Lawyer says banks, regulators, media facilitated $2.5 billion cannabis scam

A Swedish lawyer said he has identified as many as 170 individuals, banks and companies with connections to a massive…

November 23, 2022

Food sector is chance for Colorado hemp to rebound, U.S. group says

As Colorado hemp stakeholders kick the CBD habit, they have the opportunity to establish the state as a hotbed for…

November 22, 2022

Thai government’s fast-track cannabis strategy is good for hemp

Thailand has dropped some restrictions on imports of cannabis cultivation seeds, and established limits for THC and CBD in foods…

November 21, 2022

Polish hemp fields expected to grow on food, fiber production

Polish hemp fields are expected to resume expansion next year after dropping to about 1,800 hectares (4,450 acres) in 2022,…

November 17, 2022

Nepal urged to loosen up on traditional medicines from hemp flowers

Stakeholders in Ayurvedic medicines are urging Nepalese officials to prioritize removing the country's ban on hemp flowers as the government…

November 16, 2022

International hemp organization to name inaugural board of directors

The newly-created Federation of International Hemp Organizations (FIHO) will finalize its first-ever board of directors at an inaugural general meeting…

November 15, 2022

Some CBD products disqualified as UK food safety review moves slowly ahead

Roughly 100 CBD products have been disqualified to date by food safety officials in the UK, according to an update…

November 14, 2022

U.S. hemp food group re-animated to advance ‘billion-dollar segment’

A U.S.-based hemp trade group dormant for more than two decades is being reborn to advance “hemp's first billion-dollar segment”…

November 12, 2022

CBD claims in UK draw warning from advertising regulator

A UK CBD seller has received a warning from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over health claims in marketing materials.…

November 11, 2022