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California Based Marijuana Companies Faces Major Supply-Chain Crunch

California marijuana companies – already facing labor shortages, high taxes and regulatory red tape – are now contending with supply-chain gridlock, forcing many to reassess and revamp procurement strategies as margins shrink. The constraints, which have gripped the global economy, are a combination of pandemic-fueled labor woes, shipping and product delivery delays as well as …

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“I was a bit dazed to be diagnosed with arthritis at 30”

  Former hairdresser, Denise Lynch, was only 30 when she was diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis. She reveals us how CBD has helped her recovery.  Denise started taking CBD around five years ago when she was diagnosed with Ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis. She was working as a hairdresser which meant she was on her feet all …

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Two Hemp-Based Compounds Shows Promising Results: Effective Against Covid-19 Virus

Two compounds present in industrial hemp show the ability to prevent the virus that causes covid-19 from entering human cells, according to researchers in Oregon. “These cannabinoid acids are abundant in hemp and in many hemp extracts,” said Richard van Breemen, a researcher with Oregon State University’s Global Hemp Innovation Center, College of Pharmacy and …

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US Marijuana Legalization In Question: 2022May Prove Dim, Banking Reform in Light

The federal marijuana reform landscape in 2022 is cloudy, with most national insiders doubting a comprehensive legalization bill will succeed just yet given the unfavorable political dynamics in Washington DC. Rather, if the U.S. marijuana industry is going to score legislative victories in Congress, they likely will be smaller but notable steps forward, such as …

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COVID Update: Oregon State Researchers Suggest, Hemp-Based Compounds Can Avert Coronavirus Spread

New research out of Oregon State University has identified that two hemp compounds – CBDa and CBGa – show the ability to prevent the virus that causes COVID-19 from entering human cells. Findings of a study that included a chemical screening technique invented by researchers at OSU were published Tuesday in the Journal of Natural Products. Richard van Breeman, …

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TOH Special I Senior German Gov. Officials Have a Gaze at Marijuana Legalization Plans

The new coalition government of Germany is unveiling some initial details about its marijuana legalization plan, even if the reform is taking a back seat to efforts to tackle the coronavirus pandemic. Prior to being sworn in late last year, the so-called traffic light coalition announced that legalization would be a priority and laid out an …

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Supply Chain Custody: Possible Key to Success for CBD Industry

Editor’s note: This story is part of a recurring series of commentaries from professionals connected to the hemp industry. Aitor Arrieta is vice president of GenCanna, a CBD manufacturer in Kentucky. Supply chains are key to any company’s success, but they’re especially important in the CBD industry. Brands need to find suppliers that can deliver …

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