InMed Pharmaceuticals making CBD from E. Coli

In 1978 The biotech firm Genentech genetically modified the bacteria E. coli to produce human insulin.   Today, one company has taken this idea of producing chemicals from E. coli and translated it to cannabis. InMed Pharmaceuticals, a Canadian firm, recently announced they have manufactured CBD and many other plant-based cannabinoids without ever planting a single cannabis seed. According to an […]

Legalizace.cz NGO activist Lukas Hurt interviewed by YesWeSkunk

First of all, we would like to know something more about you. How did your relationship with the cannabis start?Besides a “journalist and an editor focusing on cannabis issues”, do you consider yourself also an activist since you work along with Legalizace NGO?  I first tried cannabis when I was sixteen, but it was low quality […]

NBA and NFL ‘open to discussion’ of medical cannabis use

This is the breaking news from the National Football League (NFL). Adam Silver, commissioner of NBA, has declared that the entire organization is open to discussion about use of medical marijuana among NBA players. According to his words, therapeutic cannabis should be regulated just like many other pharmaceutical drugs have been regulated over the years in sport. “Science […]

Hawaii opens its doors to medical cannabis

Hawaii’s first medical cannabis dispensary has opened itsdoors one week after the Department of Health granted a license to Steep Hill Hawaii to test consumer products. The approval for Maui Wellness Group’s Maui Grown Therapies Kahului location was granted by the Health Department on Tuesday.In the report, Teri Freitas Gorman, Maui Grown Therapies director of […]

New drug policy for New Zealand

The New Zealand government seems to have little interest in real and useful legal regulation on cannabis, so the Drug Foundation is working on a new model of drug laws for the country instead. They are proposing a new model which would decriminalize drugs and regulate the cannabis market. New Zealand, which has always been […]

Top 5 of bizarre accessories for your weed!

Now that weed is legal for consumer use in many states and countries such as Uruguay or Argentina, with more countries soon to come. So it opens a new door to a whole “weed market” where you can find from the most regular and common products like pipes, ashtrays and lighters inspired in marijuana, to the […]

The online cannabis shop for your pet!

What do you know about pets and cannabis treatments? Animals, like humans, can benefit from the use of cannabis, and it may help improve your pet’s quality of life. Cannabis is a beneficial supplement option for many individuals and comes in two main types: marijuana and hemp. While marijuana can be wonderful for humans, it’s […]

The golden age of hemp in the USA

Although cannabis remains stigmatized throughout the world, history shows that its persecution is not due to the negative effects it may have on our health. This obsession with the plant amounts, in fact, to a great conspiracy. The same country that treated it liberally centuries ago, did everything possible to ban it for the commercial […]

Hemp houses: ecological and solidarity alternative

These small hemp houses, designed by Evelyne Adamova, French architect and designer, have a lifespan of approximately 10 years and cost around €500 each. They provide an ecological alternative to traditional constructions, being made of totally natural products such as hemp, lime, sand and straw. Hemp protects the homes from inclement weather. It prevents dampness […]

Olivia Newton-John using cannabis to treat cancer

Olivia Newton-John is fighting the metastasis in the sacrum that doctors have detected, with a combination of traditional medicine, cannabis oil and other natural remedies, Her daughter, Chloe Lattanzi, has revealed. Chloe also wanted to thank fans for all the support and affection given to her mother, who after overcoming the disease 25 years ago, […]