Editorial

John McKay, CSU associate professor of Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management, and Ph.D. student Brian Campbell research industrial hemp. Image: Colorado State University
Bruce Kennedy ~ WeedWorthy ~
 
Researchers are taking advantage of new federal measures that allow universities to conduct research on industrial hemp.

RAMP Logo
Bruce Kennedy ~ WeedWorthy ~
 
Texas-based Republicans Against Marijuana Prohibition (RAMP) is looking to educate fellow GOP members, as well as the party’s leadership and its grassroots activists.

Grow For Vets logo
Bruce Kennedy ~ WeedWorthy ~
 
Some veterans groups are calling on state and federal officials to recognize the benefits of legal marijuana as a treatment for chronic pain and PTSD.

Image of Rep. Diana DeGette (D - Colorado)
Bruce Kennedy ~ WeedWorthy ~
 
U.S. Representative Diana DeGette says while cannabis reforms have progressed regionally, the campaign for marijuana legalization has a long way to go.

Stacks of documents in U.S. Patent Office, Washington, D.C. / Photo: Library of Congress
Bruce Kennedy ~ WeedWorthy ~
 
While the legal cannabis sector still faces federal obstacles, it nonetheless has to deal with the same challenges that other commercial sectors face; including patent and trademark issues.

NCIA Logo
Bruce Kennedy  ~  WeedWorthy ~
 
Taylor West, Deputy Director of the National Cannabis Industry Association, talks about the changes currently facing the industry as it evolves and grows.

Recent News Articles

Monday October 21

Key Northeastern governors join forces to chart a path to legalizing marijuana - Cannabis News

in Top Stories

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The governors of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Connecticut, and New York met Thursday for a summit…

982 hits

Monday October 21

UConn Launches Hemp Testing Lab in Response to Industry Need - Cannabis News

in Science

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

In response to a rapidly expanding commercial hemp industry driven by interest in products with…

1017 hits

Monday October 21

Slow rollout in marijuana sales costs Maine revenue and jobs - Cannabis News

in Finance

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Three years after legalizing adult-use marijuana, the state’s still waiting for retail shops. Consultants say…

979 hits

Monday October 21

Chesapeake Bay scientists studying environmental, economic uses for hemp - Cannabis News

in Cannabis News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

A Gold Rush mentality has erupted across Chesapeake Bay states as the lacy fan-shaped leaves…

1460 hits

Tuesday October 22

Michael J. Fox Parkinson’s Foundation Urges Congress To Pass Three Marijuana Research Bills - Cannabis…

in Activism

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

A leading advocacy group that’s dedicated to finding treatment options for Parkinson’s disease is backing…

834 hits