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What is THC? part I

PART I What is THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol)? All most everyone knows that THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the chemical substance in cannabis accountable for its euphoric high. But what more could there be to know about cannabis’ primary psychoactive component? Whether you ask yourself this as a newbie to the cannabis world or as a seasoned professional wanting to expand your knowledge

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Medical Mondays – 7 Basic facts CBD/ THC and its uses

Practical Advice on the Therapeutic Benefits of Cannabis and its Doses PDF article to download (see below) by Caroline MacCallum and Ethan Russo 1-  History Cannabis has been used as a medicine since the beginning of time, however its ongoing restriction, biochemical multifaceted nature and changeability, quality control issues, a past need for properly carried out randomized controlled trials, and

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | THC VERSUS BREAST CANCER

Comparing the antitumoral activity of single-molecule tetrahydrocannabinol and whole plant cannabis oil. THANKS & FULL ARTICLE @ PROJECT CBD: https://www.projectcbd.org/medicine/thc-versus-breast-cancer BY ALEX ANDIA ON MARCH 18, 2019 It’s no secret that many cancer patients are using cannabis to help manage pain, fatigue, nausea, and other side effects of chemotherapy. Less well known is the fact that extensive preclinical research shows that plant

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THC Podcast of the Week with the Legendary Dr. Ethan Russo

A highly informative and accurate interview with The Master, Dr. Ethan Russo!  This Legend is referred too as the Rock Star of the Cannabis Business. I quote: “In this episode we discuss current cannabis research, the endocannabinoid system, the future potential of medical cannabis, cannabis as a gateway drug and much more. Not one to be missed! IMAGE: https://www.icci.science/en/services/clinical-trial-management/ PODCAST and

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THC HEADLINES SATURDAY 10TH NOVEMBER 2018

EUROPE    Professor Michael Barnes Backs Jersey Proposal    Israel’s “Temporary Work Stop” for Tikun Olam   Denmark helps Ireland source Medicinal Cannabis   Canopy Growth is eyeing up Italy, Greece and Spain AMERICA   Chemesis International Inc. agrees on Columbian deal   Uruguay’s 20 pending licenses worth $80M WORLD   WHO Revising Cannabis – NO ADDICTIVE PROPERTIES   SKY

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THC NEWS ROUND UP 5th November 2018

Medical cannabis can now be issued by 80,000 doctors in the UK Although its use is limited to specific medical conditions and the government is keeping controls tight https://www.wired.co.uk/article/uk-medical-cannabis-cbd-oil The Greek government changed the law on medical cannabis as recently as February of this year. The lucky (first but far from last) firm to receive a cultivation license? Intriguingly, a South

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THC HEADLINES 15th October 2018/ CANNABICS/ ROTO-GRO/ UK/ TILRAY/ St.VINCENT

(Click on Headers for in-depth articles) UK Home Office is rescheduling cannabis-based products By the 1st of November 2018, this regulation will come into force, it will be law in England, Wales, and Scotland. Until then, the Independent Expert Panel, which was set up to give advice to the Government on the issue of individual licensing, will be dealing with

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Green Tech Tuesday: Artificial intelligence (AI) propelling us towards a digital revolution

Their Article in Greenhouse Grower Magazine: How AI Learns and How You Can Use AI in Your Greenhouse Updated: 1/10/2019  The following is a long-form version of an educational article we published in Greenhouse Grower Magazine. Here is a link to the original article and below you will find fleshed-out explanations of data and the training of artificial intelligence technology. All the

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | CBD: Everything you want to start to know

10/11/18 Last updated By Nicholas Hill 30th Sept 2019 Individuals take or apply cannabidiol (CBD) to treat an assortment of ailments, however, there does seem to be a stigma attached to it!  Many people are unclear about what it is and how it influences the human body. Cannabidiol (CBD) has many medical advantages, and the public may not know of

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Dr. Ethan Russo’s Undeniable Knowledge: The Entourage Effect “No Strain, No Gain”

PERSPECTIVE ARTICLE Front. Plant Sci., 09 January 2019 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.01969 Quoted from Dr. Ethan Russo Dear Colleagues, Please note that the article, The Case for the Entourage Effect and Conventional Breeding of Clinical Cannabis: No “Strain,” No Gain, has just been published and is available for download, open source. Thus, you are welcome to distribute this freely as you deem appropriate

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | PROJECT CBD SPECIAL REPORT

Comments to the Food & Drug Administration on CBD and Cannabis Project CBD is a California-based educational nonprofit that reports on developments in cannabis science and therapeutics. Founded in 2010, Project CBD was instrumental in introducing cannabidiol (CBD) to the medical cannabis community in California. Interest in CBD spread from that community to become the hugely popular cultural phenomenon that it is today. Subject to little manufacturing oversight, the unregulated CBD market

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UK & IRELAND SPECIAL REPORT | MEDICAL CANNABIS AND CBD

Medical cannabis: ‘Not enough evidence to prescribe’, say NICE – despite law change. Despite medical cannabis now being legal on the NHS, a limited number of prescriptions have been granted since the law change and some parents are having to pay thousands for import licences and private prescriptions. ExCeL LONDON, 27 & 28 NOV 2019 |10AM – 5PM WEDS & THURS. If

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MEDICAL MONDAYS @ PROJECT CBD

5 CBD SECRETS Little-known facts about cannabidiol and CBD oil. BY MARTIN A. LEE ON JUNE 11, 2019 Cannabidiol and CBD oil seem to be everywhere these days, despite the confusing legal status of this prolific compound. But how much do we actually know about CBD? CBD BECAME ILLEGAL BEFORE IT WAS DISCOVERED. Cannabis was effectively outlawed by the federal government in 1937 with the passage and implementation of the

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Medical Mondays with ProjectCBD

WHEN CBD ISN’T ENOUGH TO TREAT EPILEPSY Adult epileptics turn to THC when CBD falls short. BY MELINDA MISURACA ON JUNE 26, 2019 Photo by Caroline Sharp Director of Separating The Strains At night you might find Chelsea Leyland, a 31-year-old British celebrity DJ, juggling beats at a flashy Miami party while rocking a Simone Rocha dress that complements her honey-hued hair and

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DEVELOPMENTS IN THE EUROPEAN CANNABIS MARKET | European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Addiction PAPERS

Content: Introduction (p. 3) l Herbal cannabis (p. 4) l Cannabis resin (p. 6) l Concentrated extracts of cannabis (p. 10) l Edibles (p. 12) l Synthetic cannabinoids (p. 13) l Cannabis-based medicinal products (p. 13) l Conclusions (p. 15) l References (p. 16) l Acknowledgements (p. 19) Key points: This publication reviews how a number of factors impact on the

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | PROJECT CBD’s DOSAGE GUIDE

Optimizing one’s therapeutic use; thanks to Martin Lee @ PROJECT CBD High dose? Low dose? CBD? THC? Optimising one’s therapeutic use of cannabis may take some experimentation. BY MARTIN A. LEE ON MAY 16, 2018 (UPDATED ON APRIL 1, 2019) It can be relatively easy to experience medical benefits from cannabis. A puff or two of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)-rich flower can do the trick for a lot

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Solstice Special *Cannabis Europa, 2019* @ TheHempClub.co.uk

Explore the State of the European Medical Cannabis Industry at Cannabis Europa 2019 English After a year of rapid change, leaders will gather in London to discuss what lies ahead for the medical cannabis industry in Europe On 24th-25th of June 2019, South Bank Centre: The leaders of the medical cannabis industry will gather in the heart of the city at London’s

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Wednesday Report @ TheHempClub.co.uk | Cannabidiol and Contributions of Major Hemp Phytocompounds to the “Entourage Effect”

Gerhard Nahler, Trevor M Jones, and Ethan B Russo ABSTRACT “Cannabidiol (CBD) is the primary cannabinoid in “fibre-type” cannabis chemovars (hemp) and the subject of intensive research. In addition to cannabinoids, Cannabis sativa species produce several hundreds of other phytocompounds such as terpenes and phenolic compounds that can produce a wide variety of effects and are claimed to modify the

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | There Needs to Be More Research on How Cannabis Affects Dreams?

Most people forget their dreams shortly after waking. As soon as the eyelids flutter open, an entire evening of vivid adventures and abstract situations shuffle to an end, often leaving only lingering traces of their presence — a fragment of a dress here, the flashing face of a stranger there. While some individuals may be adept at remembering these mysterious

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BANK HOLIDAY REPORT @ TheHempClub.co.uk

UK’s 1st Ever Medicinal Cannabis and Cannabinoids Trade Show. Respectable Researchers, scientists, agri-tech, pharma experts, regulators, investors, entrepreneurs & 80 exhibitors will share their knowledge about the flourishing medicinal cannabis industry at Europe CBD Expo. Tickets (NOT AN AFFILIATE) Knowing what you want, and why is always a good start. Hemp offers a potentially lucrative alternative to regular crops. It

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FARMERS FRIDAY | UNDERSTANDING HOW INDUSTRIAL HEMP FITS INTO OUR AGRICULTURAL LANDSCAPE 

Industrial Hemp Pilot-Program INTRODUCTION The North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA) created the Industrial Hemp Pilot Program to research the growth, cultivation, and marketing of industrial hemp in North Dakota. The goal was to increase the understanding of how industrial hemp fits into the current agricultural landscape, and investigate how it may contribute to the economy of North Dakota. LEGAL

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PROJECT CBD TUESDAY | Arthritis: CBD Articles/ Abstracts

Featured articles on Arthritis | Cannabinoid Treatment for Rheumatism: Greg Gerdeman, PhD Arthritis is an inflammation of one or more of your joints. There are many different types, including osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Symptoms may include joint pain, stiffness, or swelling. About one in five people have arthritis. It is more common in women, and people with heart disease or diabetes. Greg Gerdeman, former assistant professor

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Saturday Special | THE EIHA’s POSITION ON HEMP EXTRACTS

EIHA PRESENTATION ON HEMP EXTRACT BY: Lorenza Romanese EIHA Managing Director Daniel Kruse, Board Member Tony Reeves, Advisory Committee 12 March 2019, WG PAFF Committee Who is EIHA and who do they represent: • Originally formed almost 19 years ago; officially founded in 2005. Based in Brussels and Cologne • The only pan-European consortium in the industrial hemp sector •

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UK BREAKING MEDICAL CANNABIS NEWS 6/04/2019| KENT GIRL’S CANNABIS SEIZED AT AIRPORT

Medicinal cannabis was confiscated from a woman as she tried to bring the drug into the UK illegally for her daughter, who has severe epilepsy. Kent girl Teagan Appleby’s medicinal cannabis seized at airport Mrs Appleby bought £4,000 of the THC oil capsules in the Netherlands after being refused a prescription in the UK. But it was seized by the

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WEDNESDAY PODCAST REPORT | Terpenes, Cannabinoids, CBD, DEM PURE Regenerative Cannabis

Cannabinoids and Terpenoids in Detail Part 2 with guest Dr. Ethan Russo CLICK IMAGE TO BE TAKEN TO THE PODCAST Dr. Ethan Russo returns for Part 2 of our epic dive into the essential cannabis cannabinoids and terpenoids. During Shaping Fire episode 11, we went paragraph by paragraph through Dr. Russo’s cornerstone “Taming THC” paper. On this week’s episode of

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FARMERS FRIDAY | E.U.: “Hempseed oil is exempt but one of the naturally-occurring chemicals in it is not” by Richard Rose

Updated EU rules on ‘novel foods’ get it wrong on CBD A recent update to the European Union’s Novel Food Catalogue is mistaken in its consideration of CBD, cannabis veteran and consultant Richard Rose writes in a detailed report issued late last week.. “The recent EU Novel Food Catalogue update was incorrect. Hemp flower products indeed have demonstrated long use, including Cannabidiol

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Medical Mondays | Cannabis Therapeutics and the Future of Neurology

By Ethan B. Russo | 18th Octobre 2018 Neurological therapeutics have been hampered by its inability to advance beyond symptomatic treatment of neurodegenerative disorders into the realm of actual palliation, arrest or reversal of the attendant pathological processes. While cannabis-based medicines have demonstrated safety, efficacy and consistency sufficient for regulatory approval in spasticity in multiple sclerosis (MS), and in Dravet and Lennox-Gastaut

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Friday Special @ The Hemp Club

Lab Testing Reveals Banned Chemicals In Multiple Cannabis Samples In Los Angeles Before you make a purchase, make sure you’re buying cannabis from a fully licensed and reputable dispensary… Aurora Cannabis Shares Climb on News of Medical Marijuana Deal in Portugal Cannabis stocks were mostly higher on Tuesday, as investors digested the latest flurry of announcements from companies in the

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Medical Monday | Epilepsy, Cancer, Autism, and Mental Health

DR. BONNI GOLDSTEIN: CANNABIS THERAPEUTICS Bonni Goldstein, MD, author of Cannabis Revealed, discusses using cannabis medicine in her practice for patients with intractable epilepsy, cancer, autism, and mental health conditions. BY CANNABIS CONVERSATIONS  Dr. Bonni Goldstein, author of Cannabis Revealed, discusses using cannabis medicine in her practice for patients with intractable epilepsy, cancer, autism, and mental health conditions. TRANSCRIPT Project CBD: I’m here with Dr.

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Medical Mondays | Back 2 Basic

CBD USERS MANUAL Project CBD has created a beginner’s guide for cannabidiol & cannabis therapeutics to address key questions of CBD users. A Beginner’s Guide to Cannabidiol & Cannabis Therapeutics BY PROJECT CBD ON MARCH 13, 2018 Photo by Project CBD In 2009, a handful of CBD-rich cannabis strains were discovered serendipitously in Northern California, America’s cannabis breadbasket, where certified patients could access

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WEDNESDAY MARKET REPORT | WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION REMOVES CANNABIS STIGMA

‘Zelda’ Engages International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute for Clinical Trial and Regulatory Expertise.  Zelda Therapeutics Ltd has engaged with the International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute (ICCI) to support the Company’s clinical trial programmes in autism, opioid reduction, and insomnia. Zelda Therapeutics Ltd is an Australian-based bio-pharmaceutical company developing a range of cannabinoid-based formulations for the treatment of avariety of medical

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Wednesday Market Report | DEM Regenerative Resources!

The Hidden Costs Of The Cannabis Business Forbes There’s a common perception that the cannabis business is the modern-day gold rush — that there’s plenty of money to be made by anyone willing to work hard enough… 41 Top Revenue Generating Cannabis Stocks Ranked as of February 1st Of the companies that report in Canadian dollars, Aphria (TSX: APHA) (NYSE: APHA) and Organigram (TSXV:

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World Health Organization Announces Scientific Consensus on Medical Cannabis

ICCI BREAKING NEWS | PRESS RELEASE 1st February 2019 Medical Cannabis Policy Now in the Hands of UN Commission on Narcotics Drugs In a historical statement published today, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced its recommendation to Governments to delete cannabis and cannabis resin from Schedule IV of the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs. Schedule IV of the Single Convention

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CANNABIS EUROPA: 8th February 2019

FULL INFORMATION AND SOURCE: https://www.cannabis-europa.com/en/programme-2019/ Final batch of tickets for Cannabis Europa Paris (8th Feb 2019) ON SALE NOW Thursday 0 7 . 0 2 . 2 0 1 9 6.30 – 9.30pm : Welcome Drinks Alcazar Join us for drinks, networking and to toast the first Cannabis Europa in Paris. Frequented by Parisian artists and publishers, Alcazar restaurant is no stranger

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Green Tech Tuesday| THE BUSINESS OF HEMP DESIGN

Building your dream home could send you to the hemp dealer Hemp is staging a comeback as a building material Hempcrete is a green alternative to fiberglass insulation in homebuilding. SOURCE AND FULL ARTICLE: CNBC.com Bob Woods The cannabis sativa plant isn’t just for smoking. You can build your home with hemp One of the oldest and most sustainable building

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CBD SUNDAY @ The Hemp Club

18 Sweet and Savory CBD Oil Recipes to Help You Chill By: AMANDA SUAZO CBD oil recipes are the easiest way to incorporate CBD oil into your routine. Since it can blend easily into sweet and savory dishes, you can collect all the benefits no matter what food you crave. Since CBD doesn’t contain the psychoactive properties of THC, CBD oil

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Neither Food Nor Drug: Is It Time for a Third Regulatory Category?

WASHINGTON, DC—Representatives of the herbal supplement industry, federal regulators, and leaders in medical academia took tentative first steps toward the creation of a third regulatory category that would recognize botanicals and other supplements as something distinct from foods or drugs. Approximately 250 individuals gathered for the first National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)—Industry Colloquium, entitled, “Exploring Opportunities for

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The Hemp Club Monthly Organic UK CBD Review

CannaCBD – High-Quality Innovation for a healthy body and mind We received some samples from Gregory Land at CannaCBD, their products are totally organic, innovative and of the highest quality. I recently gave their Canna CBD Joint Cream to an arthritis suffer that promptly reported reduced pain and inflammation.  A fantastic product and highly recommended by The Hemp Club. Their Canna

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Farmers Friday – East Fork Cultivars

Would You Specialise in Low THC Chemovars and CBD Dominant Cannabis? At East Fork Cultivars they develop and maintain sustainable farming techniques that are focussed on sun-grown crops to generate genetically varied cannabis focusing on a dedication to the environment and our ecological obligations. Beyond being growers they are cultivators. Their vision is way ahead of simply working with the

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The Hemp Club Wednesday Market Report – Regenerative Cultivars

TOP 8 – THCMarkets Australians to Conduct First Marijuana Clinical Trial for Brain Cancer Two Australians, a naturopath and a neurosurgeon, have teamed up to conduct the first clinical trial in the world aimed at finding out whether cannabis can be used to treat glioblastoma, one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer. ChineseInvestors.com, Inc. (CIIX) Presenting at the

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Medicinal Mondays – Top Cannabis Studies

The Top Medical Cannabis Studies of 2017 In part one of this series, we took a look at some of the most impactful studies in medical cannabis, specifically those relating to CBD. This next installment highlights several cannabis wins beyond CBD, as it shows promise in healthy aging, neurodegenerative disease, and more. Source: https://www.leafly.com/news/health/the-top-medical-cannabis-studies-of-2017 Cannabis is a powerful weapon against the opioid epidemic.  Source: International

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The Hemp Club Weekly – Saturday News Round up 1.12.18

U.S FARMING BILL Unsurprisingly There’s An Uptick On Hemp Shares On Farm Bill News Farm Bill advancing through Congress; legal hemp cultivation looming; shares up 29% By: Douglas W. House,  SOURCE: SA News Editor Nano cap Hemp (OTCPK:HEMP +28.5%) is up on triple normal volume in apparent reaction to its announcement that the U.S. 2018 Farm Bill is nearing the finish line, including a

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Farmers Friday: Will Hemp Skyrocket the UK Farming Economy?

UK Hemp: An Ancient Trade With a Bright Future By Jamie George our B2C Sustainability Specialist. Updated 0611 30.11.2018 Once a cornerstone of the British empire, the UK hemp trade has suffered through decades of vilification. With brexit looming, is it time we brought it in from the cold? Hemp has a reputation of something of a miracle crop. It’s legendary

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The Hemp Club TOP 5 – Wednesday Market Report

CANNABIS MARKET TODAY MEDMEN NEWS:MedMen Enterprises Inc (CSE:MMEN) (OTC:MMNFF) has signed an agreement to acquire the retail operations and license for a location in Santa Ana, California, through an all-stock transaction with Captor Capital Corp(CSE:CPTR). Upon closing, MedMen will issue 3,740,228 Class B subordinate voting shares to Captor, a Canadian publicly-traded investment company. At the current market price of the share, the

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How does the dosing work? Slow is Pro…

High dose? Low dose? CBD? THC? Optimizing one’s therapeutic use of cannabis may entail some experimentation. In essence, the goal is to administer consistent, measurable doses of a CBD-rich cannabis remedy with as much THC as a person is comfortable with. Source: MARTIN A. LEE cannabis-dosing-101 Projectcbd.org Highlights:  Cannabis can be effective therapeutically at a wide range of doses. There’s

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The Hemp Club Weekly Saturday Round-Up 24.11.18

EUROPE FALSE HOPE:  Medical cannabis in the UK.  “I agree with Stevens regarding the position that people wanting to use cannabis for their health now find themselves in, essentially forced to break the law as the new access to cannabis products process is overly cautious.  It is difficult to know if restricted access to cannabis products under this new policy is

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Farmers Friday – Discover Hemp

DISCOVER THE HEMP PLANT Hemp could just be the light at the end of the tunnel for our ecological issues and can massively lessen our carbon print; giving us, at last, a guarantee to our indeterminate future. The building materials and textiles produced from its strands outweigh the uses of cotton and cotton’s destruction of our planet.  Hemp will also

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Wednesday Market Report – BEYOND ORGANIC

Maintaining Purity in Cultivation Inputs and Practices Total worldwide cultivation demand for dried cannabis flower is forecast to more than triple from 2.1 million pounds in 2017 to 6.9 million pounds in 2022, according to the “Flower: The Foundation of the Cannabis Industry” report released today by Arcview Market Research in partnership with BDS Analytics. That growth in cultivation demand will largely be

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Medicinal Cannabis: What Does the Science Say? | Jamie George

JAMIE GEORGE Wed 31 Oct 2018 19.44 GMT  Last modified on Thurs 1st Nov 2018 07.32 GMTFrom today (November 1st), doctors in the UK will, for the first time, be legally allowed to prescribe medical cannabis to their patients. The shift in policy was announced in July by home secretary Sajid Javid following the prominent media attention given to the cases of

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Hempflax and Sensi Seeds Help Italy

By  Tasha Smith  10.09.2018  –  Culture The REVIRIDE Hemp Project Could Protect Italy’s Industrial Heartland From Pollution / by TASHA SMITH Italy Reviride is an eco-project by the Italian company Hesalis, which decontaminates soil contaminated with industrial hemp and invites people to a healthier life. The goal is to turn Italy green again and stop rising cancer rates. In the footsteps

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The UK needs to create a new economic identity for itself after brexit. We’re already the world’s no. 1 producer of medical marijuana. Why not fully embrace hemp as well?

UK Hemp: An Ancient Trade With a Bright Future BY JAMIE GEORGE Once a cornerstone of the British empire, the UK hemp trade has suffered through decades of vilification. With brexit looming, is it time we brought it in from the cold? Hemp has a reputation of something of a miracle crop. It’s legendary versatility has been exploited by humans for millennia

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UK HCPs Unprepared for Medical Cannabis Legislation

The Academy of Medical Cannabis eLearning platform launches to fill theeducational gap The Academy believes at least one million people in the UK could benefit from medical cannabis LONDON, Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The UK’s only HCP medical cannabis online education platform The Academy of Medical Cannabis (www.taomc.org) launches amid concerns that HCPs in the UK are unprepared for the new medical cannabis legislation that is

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MEDICAL CANNABIS IS NOW LEGAL IN THE UK, BUT WHAT CAN WE EXPECT?

November 1, 2018 Medical cannabis is officially available in the UK today via prescription and millions of patients, who suffer from registered conditions that can be treated with cannabis, could qualify for treatment. Access will remain restricted in the short-term but is expected to expand as the number of clinicians listed on the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council

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Canada Says No to Weed Branding

Canada made cannabis legal last week However, strict marketing regulations make its industry very different from that of most states that have taken the plunge to legalize already. Last week, Canadians were celebrating with huge spliffs in public parks. They were queuing down the street to buy both recreational and medical cannabis legally. Canada Weed Legalization However, if you have

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The Danish medical cannabis pilot programme

What does the Danish medical cannabis pilot programme mean for patients, producers and healthcare professionals? How will its success be measured? And what safeguards are in place to ensure the quality of the medicines manufactured? Health Europa explores with Minister of Health Ellen Trane Nørby to find out more. What was behind the decision to begin a medical cannabis pilot

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The United Kingdom Will Have Medical Cannabis Within 11 Days

Source: High Times  NEWS:  Marijuana News The policy change will only effect THC oil. Other forms of cannabis, including flower, will remain strictly prohibited. Published,  2 weeks ago on, October 9, 2018 By Adam Drury The United Kingdom’s Home Secretary Sajid Javid is holding to the commitment he made in July to reclassify medical cannabis. Officials are expecting an announcement in a couple of

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The advancements in cannabis technology are promising, and as with any major medical breakthrough, we need to overcome the challenges and bring forth the solutions

Source: https://www.healthcareglobal.com/pharmaceutical/future-medical-cannabis-personalisation The future of medical cannabis is personalisation By EYAL BARAD, CEO AT CANNABICS PHARMACEUTICALS INC. .  Oct 06, 2018, 9:00AM While the perception around cannabis has started shifting, it still remains under the label of a We live in an era of personalisation, and it is no different when it comes to medicine. Precision medicine remains a hot topic in

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Medical cannabis available in the UK on prescription within a month

Source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2018/10/06/medical-cannabis-available-prescription-within-month/ Sajid Javid will announce within the next two weeks that cannabis will soon be available on prescription CREDIT: TIM ANDERSON/DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP Tony Diver Laura Donnelly, health editor 6 OCTOBER 2018 • 9:30PM Medical cannabis will be available on prescription in the UK within a month, The Telegraph can reveal. The Home Office will announce the “rescheduling” of cannabis-derived

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Naples friends launch medical marijuana start up for depressed pets

Source: https://www.thelocal.it/20180928/naples-friends-launch-animal-medical-marijuana-start-up-for-depressed-pets Photo: alenkasm/Depositphotos The Local news@thelocal.it @thelocalitaly 28 September 2018 15:35 CEST+02:00 Four Neapolitan entrepreneurs have launched a medical marijuana start-up to treat depressed and anxious cats and dogs, the first of its kind in Italy. The company, Weedentity, sells legal products made with oil from the cannabis sativa plant grown in Switzerland and tested in Swiss and Italian

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AusCann looks to tighten grip on Latin American medicinal cannabis growth spurt

source: https://smallcaps.com.au/auscann-dayacann-latin-american-medicinal-cannabis-growth-spurt/ By George Tchetvertakov – October 1, 2018 Khiron has its core operations in Colombia and is fully licensed for the cultivation, production, distribution and export of both tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) medical cannabis. 57 SHARES Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Whatsapp Print Email One of Australia’s most prominent medical cannabis growth stories AusCann (ASX: AC8) has announced that its

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Everything you need to know about CBD oil

SOURCE AND A WHOLE LOT MORE:  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317221.php Last updated Fri 27 July 2018 By Jon Johnson Reviewed by Debra Rose Wilson, PhD, MSN, RN, IBCLC, AHN-BC, CHT What is CBD oil? Benefits Legality Side effects Risks How to use People take or apply cannabidiol to treat a variety of symptoms, but its use is controversial. There is some confusion about what it

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2018 Farm Bill to Grow CBD Industry (USA)

To read the full articles please go to its SOURCE:   http://www.cannabusinessadvisory.com/2018/09/19/2018-farm-bill-to-grow-cbd-industry/ September 19, 2018 By: Marcus Hernandez After nearly 50 years as a Schedule I federally controlled substance, hemp is set to become a legal crop. If passed, the 2018 omnibus farm bill (which includes the Hemp Farming Act of 2018) will allow cannabidiol (CBD) to be legally sold in all 50

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Not to be missed: PROJECT CBD RELEASES EDUCATIONAL PRIMER ON CANNABINOID-DRUG INTERACTIONS

Source: https://www.projectcbd.org/about/cannabis-pharmacology/project-cbd-releases-educational-primer-cannabinoid-drug-interactions Given the increasing acceptance and prevalence of cannabis as a therapeutic option, it’s important for physicians and patients to understand how various cannabis components interact with commonly consumed pharmaceuticals. BY ADRIAN DEVITT-LEE ON SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 Special Report Published by Project CBD Project CBD, a California-based educational non-profit, has published an in-depth Primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions for health

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Published on the 21st September 2018: UK Government announces definition for cannabis-based products for medicinal use

SOURCE: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/government-announces-definition-for-cannabis-based-products-for-medicinal-use Cannabis-based products for medicinal use will be available for specialist doctors to prescribe legally. Published 21 September 2018 From: Home Office and The Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP The government has announced that cannabis-based products for medicinal use will be available for specialist doctors to prescribe legally and today sets out which product categories the law-change covers. The

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Applying for a UK Industrial Hemp Licence and the factsheets

SOURCE:  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/industrial-hemp-licensing-guidance Low THC Cannabis (Industrial Hemp) Licensing Factsheet- September 2017 v 1.2 Drugs Licensing & Compliance- Crime & Policing Group (CPG) Low THC Cannabis (Industrial Hemp) Licensing Factsheet This factsheet provides information on the Licensing process for Low THC Cannabis (industrial Hemp). It is intended for existing licensees and prospective growers who need to apply for a licence. I want

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6 Common Myths and Controversies About High-CBD Cannabis

DR. DUSTIN SULAK March 12, 2018 (Nastasic/istock) Cannabidiol (CBD) is an exciting focus of medical research, popular media, and legislation related to cannabis. Its presence is becoming ubiquitous on the shelves of health food stores and search engine results for numerous medical conditions, but don’t believe everything you hear. While CBD is an incredibly safe and therapeutic component of cannabis, there

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Could an Industrial Hemp Industry help the Channel Island’s Horticultural Heritage and Economy?

The Islands History: Let’s begin in the late 19th century, when Jersey’s staple crop was hemp, supplying the ship yards with materials to make sails and ropes. The 1839 publication “Primatae Flora Sarnicae, an outline of the flora of the Channel Islands” indicates that Hemp was grown between St.Helier and St Aubin at the time. During this period joiners and

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HEMP: One of the most nutritious food supplements around!

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