Wednesday RoundUp @ The Hemp Club
ASTM Proposes Test Methods Aiming to Help Cannabis Producers with Safety and Quality. ASTM International’s cannabis committee (D37) is developing a standard to analyse terpenes and cannabinoids in cannabis and cannabis extracts (WK68772). This standard could help producers improve product quality, according to committee members.
The Uk’s Blair Gibbs, another former TaxPayers’ Alliance staffer entering No 10 as a policy expert. Gibbs was poached from a current job leading policy at the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis, and has promoted the Canadian model of legalisation.
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ICCI partners with White Label Expo in London. In recent years, there have been many different studies into the purchasing habits of different demographics throughout society. It was found that white label products are becoming increasingly popular, with over 50% of millennials saying their choice of retailers were influenced by the white label products on offer.
A key government committee in France has set the stage for a two-year medical cannabis trial program that’s expected to kick off later this year, providing an opportunity for overseas companies to export product to the new market during its early stages. If made permanent, the program has the potential to make France one of the biggest medical cannabis markets in the European Union.
Transforming Ireland’s State-owned bogs into vast cannabis farms could create “a lot of jobs”, Minister of State for Natural Resources Seán Canney has said. Bord na Móna is carrying out a feasibility study into whether the cultivation of marijuana for medical use could replace traditional turf-cutting on thousands of hectares run by the company.
RXLeaf: Heroes of Medical Cannabis: Ethan Russo. “I’ve always considered Dr. Russo to be the ‘father of cannabis research.”
ASA Unveils 2019 Report Cards for U.S. Medical Cannabis Programs. The nearly 200-page report provides a detailed analysis of the state of medical cannabis programs in 47 states, the District of Columbia, and four territories on a ‘A’ to ‘F’ scale. States were assessed in six categories: 1) Patient rights and civil protections; 2) Access to medicine; 3) Ease of navigation; 4) Functionality; 5) Consumer safety and provider requirements; and 6) Medical cannabis as a tool in combating the opioid epidemic.
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REGENERATIVE CANNABIS FARMING: Why small cannabis growers want to produce the Champagne of pot. The state government of California is currently developing rules that will define whether a geographic area can be deemed a marijuana growing region. For small farmers, who are threatened by industrial competitors and the cost of regulation, survival may depend on customers caring about the specific location and soil in which their cannabis is grown.
Clever Leaves Exports First Hemp Oil Product to the UK. ESENIA becomes the first hemp-based product legally produced in Colombia and imported into the UK