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The Hemp Business Is Booming (Infographic)

Looking for a new business idea? Take a look at the hemp industry.<p>As recreational and medical marijuana slowly becomes legal in states across the country, the business of hemp is also booming. In 2017, $820 million worth of legal hemp products were sold in the United States alone. Given this …

Cannabis

Top 10 Foods That’ll Boost Your Stamina in the Bedroom

When it comes to getting it on, there’s almost nothing worse than finding yourself deflated Opens a New Window. (you know, down there) before either …

New discovery reveals how cannabis can alleviate intestinal inflammation

For decades, clinicians have been hearing consistent anecdotal reports from patients suffering inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that cannabis can …

iPhone 9 Cannot Escape Having Bigger Bezels

Apple is making a lot of changes with its upcoming new iPhones. One of the most exciting is how the company will slash prices to give iPhone fans a budget model with iPhone X-styling (details). But it will come with one unfixable design problem…<p>In a tweet, the prolific, mysterious, cat-loving and …

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2018 iPhone Photography Awards celebrate the emergence of an artform

Digital photography is getting better all the time, and nowhere is this better demonstrated than in the quality of modern smartphone snaps. The …

Slow-Cooker Sweet Potatoes with Bacon

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place sweet potatoes in a 5- to 6-qt. slow cooker. Stir together orange juice concentrate and next 4 igredients in a small bowl. …

Is Your CBD Worth What You Are Paying For It?

• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• Pinterest<br>• LinkedIn<br>• StumbleUpon<br>• E-mail<br>• Reddit<br>• Love This<p><i>By Abby Drexler</i><p>In a world that is constantly evolving, many new ways of treating …

Globe Investigation: What’s in your weed? We tested dispensary marijuana to find out

<i>From the archives: This article was originally published on July 27, 2016</i><p>Inside a sterile facility, the lab technician holds up a petri dish to show the intricate pattern of bacteria that are quickly multiplying.<p>"Looks like something is already growing," she says, surprised by how much has amassed …

Senate Democratic Leader Introduces Far-Reaching Marijuana Descheduling Bill

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, along with Senators Bernie Sanders, Tim Kaine, and Tammy Duckworth, just introduced legislation, the Marijuana …

Want More Instagram Followers? Here Are 12 Proven And Successful Organic Strategies

Instagram is the star child of the social media scene at the moment. Its popularity is on a continuous rise, and the implementation of Instagram Stories mid last year has only amplified that fact. This week— they announced the addition of their latest feature, IGTV; adding long-form video to the …

Social Media

CEO of cannabis play says anti-marijuana laws create 'a moat' around business

Jim Cramer sits down with Green Thumb Industries founder and Chairman Ben Kovler for a check-up on the Canadian cannabis play.

Meet the Man Sentenced to 13 Years for Two Marijuana Joints

<i>This podcast was originally published on Drugs and Stuff, a podcast from the Drug Policy Alliance.</i><p>We were lucky to talk with Bernard Noble, who …

How Mapping Marijuana DNA Could Change the Future of Pot

Scientists are currently in the midst of exploring uncharted territory: The cannabis genome. Unlike with other plants, researchers don’t have a long …

Gordon Parks' Never-Before-Seen Photos Of 1950s Segregation

Gordon Parks was only a teenager when he left his hometown of Fort Scott, Kansas. The youngest of 15, Parks chose to make a living for himself after his mother passed away, and wound up becoming the first African American photographer for Life Magazine.<p>Only two years after his first Life …

Marijuana Cultivation Is Where Cannabis Workers Can Earn The Largest Salaries

In order for an individual to earn a substantial salary in the cannabis industry, and we’re talking about pulling down the kind of cash that not only provides for their family but also puts them in a new car and allows them to live in a stylish new home, a new report suggests that the cultivation …

These Are The 5 Best Selling Weed Strains In The World Right Now

There are a lot of cannabis strains available but there are only a handful of classics that consumers come back to again and again. Here are 5 of the …

Mike Tyson Just Launched The Cannabis Resort 'Tyson Ranch'

For decades, former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson's job was to inflict as much pain as possible on anyone who challenged him in the ring. …

Why we must legalise cannabis now for the sake of public health

Governments around the world recognise the benefits of a regulated market. The UK should follow suit, says Labour MP<p>Next week Canada will become the first G7 country to vote to legalise and regulate cannabis.<p>It joins Uruguay and nine US states, and will probably be followed by New Zealand, which is …

Canadian Medical Marijuana Pioneer Marc Wayne Talks About the Future of Cannabis

Marc Wayne is the President and Director at Canopy Health Innovations, a biopharmaceutical company working to develop innovative cannabis-based …

'I'm Going To Die Here': Marijuana Lifer Ismael Lira Speaks Out Against America's Unjust Prison System

For the longest part of Ismael Lira’s 14 years in prison, he’s felt completely alone. He talked to his wife, until they got divorced, and other than …

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New Numbers Reveal the Marijuana Industry Boom Has Only Just Begun

Sales of both recreational and medical marijuana already reach far into the billions with vast new markets set to open soon.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Green Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The marijuana industry has continued its explosive growth in 2018, and a new report has quantified just how …

Hemp to grow two proprietary strains in NC; shares up 2%

Hemp (OTCPK:HEMP +1.5%) announces that will grow its proprietary Bruce Perlowin NC-1 and Bruce Perlowin NC-2 industrial hemp strains in North …

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Cannabis Has Been In Europe Longer Than Humans

Cannabis has been in Europe longer than Europeans according to recent research, which has discovered that the plant grew wild in the western …

Cannabis

Pot for All: How Congress Is Trying to Make Weed Legal

Over the past decade, marijuana legalization has happened at break-neck speed at the state and local level. And yet, pot-related reforms have moved …

Could Hemp Be a Lifeline for Struggling Farmers?

Hemp, which produces valuable CBD oil, is set to become recognized as an agricultural crop this year, and could provide a much needed influx of …

Hemp

Will This Hemp-Based Oil Replace Opioids & OTC Pain Relievers?

Even though legalization of marijuana is on the rise in the United States, the number of physicians who prescribe it is still quite low. Many are …

Cannabis

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Alzheimer's Disease

Carrying around a joint would be okay in North Carolina if new bill passes

- A new proposal in Raleigh would make it legal for people to carry four ounces of marijuana or less in North Carolina. That means carrying a joint …

North Carolina

Is CBD Oil The Supplement That Your Workout Is Missing?

CBD, a chemical compound found in weed known as a cannabinoid<b>,</b> has come to be seen as a sort of cure-all among wellness enthusiasts. People use it to …

Cannabis