Talking Shop with Phantom Farms

Mighty Tasty Cannabis: Talking Shop with Phantom Farms

Mighty Tasty Cannabis: Talking Shop with Phantom Farms Cultivating high-grade cannabis using dedicated organic practices, permaculture principles and volcanic filtered water in both their indoor & outdoor facilities, Phantom Farms has become quite the name in the Oregon recreational cannabis market. The entire team sat down to answer our questions and give us some insight […]

Cannabis and the Beer Industry

Cannabis and the Beer Industry: Is There Really a Relationship?

Cannabis and the Beer Industry: Is There Really a Relationship? Industry analysts claim beer sales are dropping as cannabis becomes increasingly more legalized. Is that really true though? A beer economist weighs tells us a different tale. By Bart Watson Foreward – Max Richardson-Davis & Jon Russell Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell Analyst firm Cowan & Company […]

United Kingdom Rises Above the Madness

United Kingdom Rises Above the Madness

United Kingdom Rises Above the Madness In a surprise announcement, the United Kingdom announces that they have reclassified CBD as a medicinal compound available for ingredients for medicines. This happens right when the Drug Enforcement Agency decides to reinforce the illegal standing of cannabidiol and other single cannabinoid extractions. Author – Jon Russell Edited by […]

3 Alternatives to Cannabis' Banking Conundrum

3 Alternatives to Cannabis’ Banking Conundrum

3 Alternatives to Cannabis’ Banking Conundrum The cannabis industry has faced a prolonged banking problem – it isn’t available. With the industry reaching $6.7 billion in 2016 a major security risk has been created in this cash-only industry. How do we solve this conundrum? Author – Jon Russell Edited by Noah Persin The cannabis industry […]

Colombia Grants First MMJ License

Colombia Grants First MMJ License to Canadian Company PharmaCielo

Colombia Grants First MMJ License to Canadian Company PharmaCielo In a marked shift in governmental policy, the Colombian government has awarded it’s first medical marijuana license to Canadian company PharmaCielo Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell On Dec. 22, 2015, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed Decree 2467 legalizing the cultivation, processing, […]

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Royally Stoned: Italian Duke Grows Cannabis in Castle

Italy may not have a feudal system any longer but Andrea Odescalchi still lives the “high” life. Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell Italy’s paramilitary police, the Carabinieri, made an interesting discovery Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2016. According to the report, they found over 35 one meter long cannabis plants growing inside the […]

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Drug Lobbying: Talking Shop with Amanda Reiman of the Drug Policy Alliance

Drug Lobbying: Talking Shop with Amanda Reiman of the Drug Policy Alliance Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell We had a chance to sit down with Amanda Reiman, Manager of Marijuana Law with the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA). She works to develop DPA’s marijuana reform work as it relates to litigation, legislative and initiative […]

BioCan is Selling Legal CBD Flower in Switzerland

BioCan is Selling Legal CBD Flower in Switzerland

BioCan is Selling Legal CBD Flower in Switzerland Is CBD Flower Legal in Switzerland? Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell Bio Can AG, a Swiss-based industrial hemp producer, has begun selling CBD cannabis flower to the public throughout Switzerland and online. Known as the Fedora 14 strain, the numbers come in at […]

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Legal Landscape: Talking Shop with Perry Salzhauer of Green Light Law Group

Legal Landscape: Talking Shop with Perry Salzhauer of Green Light Law Group Author – Jon Russell Edited by Noah Persin GreenSea’s Jon Russell had the chance to chat with Perry N. Salzhauer, one of the partners from the Green Light Law Group. Green Light based in Portland, Oregon serving the interests of the cannabis industry. […]