Is Hemp Legal? Understanding the 2018 Farm Bill

A hemp farmer checks a hemp plant that he can legally grow under the 2018 Farm Bill

Every five years or so, the United States Congress passes legislation (known as the “Farm Bill”) that sets the national policy on matters related to agriculture, nutrition, conservation, and forestry. One of the most interesting and perhaps significant updates to the latest Farm Bill was the legalization of hemp and hemp-derived products. The 2018 Farm

How Cannabis Interacts with the Body: All the Delivery Methods Explained

With the passing of the 2018 Farm Bill, which legalized the cultivation of hemp, a range of consumption categories has emerged. Edibles, tinctures, capsules, vapes, creams, joints, beverages, patches, bath bombs, face masks, doggy treats, lube and tampons are just some of the ways that brands are dressing-up hemp and CBD for the masses. All

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Hemp-Infused Skincare Products

Purple flower on a red background

When most people think of hemp, they likely recall the twine necklace popularized by Dave Matthews Band fans in the 1990s. But that’s an unfair association which doesn’t take into account the long history and range of benefits that this superplant offers.  Hemp has a long and rich history Hemp has been cultivated for centuries

The Full List of CBD and Hemp Events Affected by the Global Coronavirus Pandemic


By now, virtually everyone on the planet has felt the impact of the coronavirus. With governments either recommending or enforcing travel limitations, workplace closures, and social distancing, there is no industry spared from the fallout of this global pandemic. CBD, one of the fastest growing industries, is no exception. Here is a list of major

7 CBD Myths, Debunked

Claims about the myriad healing properties of CBD are ubiquitous. While the therapeutic potential of this potent cannabinoid is exciting to scientists and consumers alike, there’s also a need to recognize that CBD is not a panacea for every condition under the sun. Becoming acquainted with what is fact and what is fiction when it

Everything You Need to Know About CBD-Infused Tea

Canna tea

Relaxation, improved blood circulation, and maybe even a reduced risk of heart disease – there’s a reason tea has survived dynasties, monarchies and the discovery of the coffee bean. However, while the benefits of this time-honored beverage deserve applause on their own, there’s good reason to think throwing another traditional plant into the mix may

Everything You Need to Know About Cannabinol (CBN)


The CBD industry—and the cannabis industry, by extension—has seen rapid growth in the last five years. In fact, according to a recent forecast by Nielsen, US CBD sales could hit $6 billion by 2025. This growth rate is a result of more lenient policy decisions, as well as an increasing demand for CBD’s therapeutic benefits,

Everything You Need to Know About CBD-Infused Coffee

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The world practically runs on coffee. For many of us, the day doesn’t quite feel like it’s started until that first cup. Aside from its rich taste and warm aroma, a rush of caffeine through a waking body gets the gears turning and primes the brain for the day ahead. Until you crash and need

The Endocannabinoid System (ECS) & CBD

Understanding the Endocannabinoid System (ECS)

The endocannabinoid system, or ECS, is a complex system of cellular signaling present in all vertebrate animals and necessary for our very survival. Discovered in the 1990s while researchers were exploring THC, a well-known cannabinoid present in marijuana, the ECS is now known to be involved in several other physiological systems related to mood, stress,

What is the Entourage Effect?

Cannabis plant

We have had a long-standing relationship with the cannabis plant, ancient in fact. Dating back at least 10,000 years, this medicinal herb has been part of our shared consciousness for millennia. Yet, its mind-altering potential led to outlaw and condemnation. In recent times, however, science has begun to unravel its various compounds and unique properties