What is CBD or Cannabidiol?

The Truth…About CBD! What is Cannabidial?  “So what is CBD (Cannabidiol), anyway?” this is a question our support staff is commonly asked. Cannabidiol, also known as CBD, is a natural substance that has recently come into the spotlight for a number of reasons. It is a relatively new food supplement that is still being researched, and while […]

DEA States that Hemp Derived CBD Oil is Federally Legal

DEA Clarifies Cannabinoids Legality The Drug Enforcement Agency released an internal directive regarding the presence of cannabinoids in products and materials made form the Cannabis plant this week. In essence the directive of guidance for staff and field agents in the department clarified the (already understood by many in the hemp industry) position that cannabinoids […]

The Truth… Is Cannabidiol or CBD Legal?

Yes, CBD (Cannabidiol) is Legal! Yes, CBD is legal worldwide (a controlled substance in Canada alone). As we’ve seen above, there is a lot of misinformation surrounding CBD, partially because its chemical properties are poorly understood and partially because of its close resemblance to THC. Until relatively recently (1980s), scientists believed that CBD was a natural […]

How Is Hemp CBD Oil Different From Marijuana CBD Oil?

As the U.S. gets closer to legalizing industrial hemp, take some time to understand CBD’s variations and how they’re obtained. Monday 07/2/2018 by Zoe Wilder This article originally published in 2016, but since industrial hemp is back in the news, we wanted to resurface this still relevant favorite. It’s never too late to learn about the healing powers […]

Pharmaceutical CBD bill heads to Colorado Governor

By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff RELATED ARTICLES GW Pharmaceuticals’ CEO talks Epidiolex, future of cannabidiol medicine Pass the hemp: Colorado prepares to regulate the plant like any other food ingredient Hemp Farming Act of 2018 introduced by Sen. Mitch McConnell Colorado senators throw their support behind Majority Leader McConnell’s hemp bill Colorado marijuana delivery bill […]

Parents Fear Changes to State Laws as FDA Weighs Use of CBD Pharmaceuticals

By The Associated Press COLORADO SPRINGS — Some American parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory as U.S. regulators near a decision on whether to approve the first drug derived from the marijuana plant. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration […]