Cannabis Sleep-Aid

Reports indicate users are avoiding pharmaceutical sleep aid for cannabis A study conducted by the University of New Mexico and California State Polytechnic University has shown that people are trading in their over the counter medicines for legal cannabis. While studies are still in the works, this initial research suggests a direct correlation between insomnia…

Opinion: Ok Boomer: Why Joe Biden is Not the guy

It should come as no surprise that cannabis was a main topic of discussion during the 5th Presidential Debate. While everyone laughed and praised Corey Booker for his roasting of Joe Biden, I think it is very telling about the range of diverse opinions within the democratic party. For one, younger delegates appear to understand…

Illicit Cannabis products: How the legal industry can do better

It seems like all anyway hears nowadays are the health issue regarding vaping. While the problems seem minor at first glance, the constant equivocation of vaping products in the media has prompted many companies to push against the negative media. As the current political climate focuses on the varied bans on e-cigarettes, the cannabis industry…

Brownie Mary: The Florence Nightingale of Cannabis

Early Life Mary Jane Rathbun was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 22, 1922 to a conservative Irish Catholic family. Raised in Minneapolis Minnesota, Mary showed a bold disregard for authority at an early age. When she was 13 she fought back against a nun who tried to cane her. Knowing this, it is not…

Cannabis Career Guide: Budtender

One of the most common questions I get asked is, “How do I break into the cannabis industry?” Whether you are new to cannabis or a long-time user everyone wants to make sure they are not missing out on this green rush. Some careers paths will be an easy transition. Regulatory positions may require additional…

Cannabis Career Guide: Hospitality Associate

One of the most common questions I get asked is, “How do I break into the cannabis industry?” Whether you are new to cannabis or a long-time user everyone wants to make sure they are not missing out on this green rush. Some careers paths will be an easy transition. Regulatory positions may require additional…

Terpenes – Essence of Cannabis

What are terpenes? Terpenes are organic chemical compounds found in the resin glands of a plant which are responsible for their scent and flavor. Aside from cannabis, terpenes are also found in a plethora of flowers, herbs and trees and are key components in the formulation of essential oils.  Have you ever sliced open a…

CBD Business, Part 2: Federal v. State Laws

Federal vs. State CBD Legislation With recreational marijuana being illegal in most regions of the United States, it creates a lot of confusion for individuals regarding the regulations of cannabidiol (CBD). Especially as CBD oil products are growing in popularity, a great deal of people do not understand the difference between CBD and marijuana. What…

CBD Products for Fitness Enthusiasts

Top Cannabidiol (CBD) Wellness Products As the benefits of cannabis and its components, such as cannabidiol (CBD), become more commonly known, the demand for products that incorporate these compounds have increased. The market has become saturated with CBD infused products, making it nearly impossible to sift through them all. “The CBD market grew by 57%…

CBD Business, Part 1: Safety

What was once a niche alternative treatment is booming into a multimillion-dollar market. Whether for personal use or just prospecting business opportunities, the CBD industry is a fantastic market. Understanding CBD Products & Safety As the cannabidiol (CBD) realm continues to grow, the information behind it will too. With this being said, it is inevitable…