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cannabis plays role in epilepsy cure since 1949
Posted by | September 5, 2019
Nearly Century Old research proves cannabis’ effectiveness in battling epilepsy, migraines, asthma, spasms…

A look inside 70-year old research and how the FDA should respond Over the past two decades, since California legalized medical marijuana cannabis in 1996, the United States Food and...

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Annie Rouse presents on building with hemp
Posted by | April 17, 2019
Building with Hemp… and some speaking lessons

This video is one of my first official presentations on hemp. When I was living in Calgary, I drove up to Edmonton to the DIRTT Environmental Solutions HQ during their...

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Hemp Regulation Created Camaraderie
Posted by | November 19, 2018
Inside the Hemp Industry

Trials and Tribulations of Working in the Regulated Hemp Industry and What is to Come Five years ago packed my bags and moved to Canada on a Fulbright Scholarship to...

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baby saliva
Posted by | April 17, 2018
US Government Has Patent for Saliva

US Government Has Patent for Saliva This is 100% serious. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the assignee on Patent 6630507. What is it for? Saliva. Cannabis...

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John Boehner supports cannabis
Posted by | April 11, 2018
Former Speaker of House John Boehner and Former Gov of MA Bill Weld Join Marijuana Company

John Boehner, former Speaker of the House and Bill Weld, former Massachusetts Governor jointly announced their intentions to join the advisory board for Acreage Holdings, a vertically integrated, multi-state owner...

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Kentucky Hemp Ready for Reform with Hemp Farming Act of 2018
Posted by | April 1, 2018
Kentucky Hemp Ready for Reform with Hemp Farming Act of 2018

Last week Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell announced his support of the "Hemp Farming Act of 2018." The news shocked Americans given the conservative approach Senator McConnell has taken in his...

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What is CBD?
Posted by | March 29, 2018
What is CBD?

What is CBD? I attended Natural Products Expo in early March and the hot product was definitely CBD. Even outside the expo, everyone seems to be talking about it. So...

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Mitch McConnell Supports Hemp
Posted by | March 26, 2018
Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell Supports Full Legalization of Hemp

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (KY-R) to Introduce Hemp Farming Act of 2018 Today, March 26th, 2018, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced his support of the Hemp Farming Act...

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World Health Organization Stands for CBD
Posted by | December 19, 2017
World Health Organization Stands for CBD

Last week, the World Health Organization released their opinion, or “pre-review” on Cannabidiol (CBD) and the outlook is positive. The organization reported that CBD has medical benefit and no potential...

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Anslinger_Drug Bust
Posted by | December 4, 2017
Anslinger: The untold cannabis conspiracy – Podcast Coming Soon

Ten years ago, I wrote a paper in college about hemp that initiated a conversation between my dad and me. The conversation was about Harry Anslinger, the man credited for...

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