Phil Greenwood

Rural Rice County Pauses Cannabis Business Until 2025

Rural Rice County Pauses Cannabis Business Until 2025

By Phil Greenwood / July 12, 2024 /

Rice County Implements Moratorium on Cannabis Businesses in Rural Areas In a decisive move, the Rice County Board of Commissioners placed a moratorium on cannabis businesses in rural areas during…

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Congressional Rescheduling of Cannabis Superior to DEA: Report

Congressional Rescheduling of Cannabis Superior to DEA: Report

By Phil Greenwood / July 11, 2024 /

Overview of Congressional Research Service (CRS) Report The Congressional Research Service (CRS) published a report asserting that Congress possesses the capability to reschedule or deschedule controlled substances like cannabis more…

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Cannabis Innovation: The Rise of THC Beverages in Minnesota

Cannabis Innovation: The Rise of THC Beverages in Minnesota

By Phil Greenwood / July 10, 2024 /

Minnesota’s market for THC beverages has rapidly grown into a nearly $200 million industry in just two years. This boom began with a seemingly innocuous law permitting low-potency, hemp-derived beverages,…

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Reddit Study: Impact of Being High vs. Sober on r/Trees Posts

Reddit Study: Impact of Being High vs. Sober on r/Trees Posts

By Phil Greenwood / July 9, 2024 /

Study on Cannabis Reddit Posts and Subjective Highness New York, NY — A recent study published in the journal PLOS One has provided new insights into how the context and…

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Minnesota’s First Year of Hemp Sales Brings in Nearly $10M

Minnesota’s First Year of Hemp Sales Brings in Nearly $10M

By Phil Greenwood / July 8, 2024 /

Minnesota’s Hemp Industry: A $130 Million Business in Its First Year of Tax Collections Nearly a year into collecting taxes from Minnesota’s burgeoning hemp industry, new data reveals that the…

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Medical Cannabis Expansion: Arkansas Activists Submit Signatures

Medical Cannabis Expansion: Arkansas Activists Submit Signatures

By Phil Greenwood / July 8, 2024 /

Arkansas Activists Submit Signatures for Expanded Medical Cannabis and Conditional Recreational Legalization Initiative July 2024 – Little Rock, AR – Activists in Arkansas have announced that they have gathered more…

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Exploring Microbial Testing Basics in Cannabis

Exploring Microbial Testing Basics in Cannabis

By Phil Greenwood / July 8, 2024 /

The Basics of Microbial Testing in Cannabis: Ensuring Safety and Quality Cannabis, a plant revered for its medicinal and recreational properties, must undergo rigorous safety testing before it reaches consumers.…

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Republican Opposition Blocks NC Medical Cannabis Again

Republican Opposition Blocks NC Medical Cannabis Again

By Phil Greenwood / July 5, 2024 /

North Carolina Legislature Fails to Pass Medical Cannabis Bill for Third Year in a Row For the third straight year, a proposal to legalize medical cannabis has failed in the…

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Federal Health Officials Set Priorities for Cannabis Research

Federal Health Officials Set Priorities for Cannabis Research

By Phil Greenwood / July 5, 2024 /

Federal Health Officials Set Priorities for Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research Federal health officials have released a new report detailing research priorities for cannabis and cannabinoids. The National Center for Complementary…

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Maryland Governor, NAACP President Advocate Cannabis Pardons

Maryland Governor, NAACP President Advocate Cannabis Pardons

By Phil Greenwood / July 5, 2024 /

Maryland Governor and NAACP President Promote Historic Mass Cannabis Pardon Maryland Governor Wes Moore and NAACP President Derrick Johnson are actively promoting the state’s historic mass marijuana pardon, emphasizing its…

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