According to a study from York university the amount of prescription drugs in Italy have been reduced significantly after the introduction of CBD flower buds.
The Hanfparade is a German event in order to legalize cannabis. It’s a march which goes right through the center of Berlin every August since 1997. The legalization of cannabis as a resource, medicine and recreational drug is what this event is pushing for. 2019 will be the 23:rd year of the Hanfparade.
Outdoor weed farmers in the US are concerned about the prospect that their efforts to grow high THC-level cannabis will be destroyed by hemp.
The hemp industry wants to boost the allowed level of THC. That would make it possible for quite a few strains of hemp to qualify and thus give greater variety. Change could happen in 2021, if everything goes well.
The jeans pioneer Levi’s is returning to hemp. Well, at least the new pants contain 30% hemp. The rest is still cotton. They also use less water in the manufacturing process.
Tilray Inc. from British Columbia is buying one of the worlds largest producers of hemp food products –Manitoba Harvest- in order to speed up their expansion in the market.
According to Spanish newspaper El Pais, Turkey is going to make cannabis an important cornerstone in the country’s economical planning.
Legalization brings many new cool products to the market. One example is the new soft drink from Sprig containing CBD. A cannabinoid derived from the hemp plant.