Mexican drug cartels start shipping hemp concentrate to the US

Mexican drug cartels have begun to supply a new product to the American black market - hemp concentrate, which contains over 80% of THC. The extract is transported across the border in 19-liter cans. Liquid with THC is charged into vaporizer cartridges Detective Matthew Shay of Maricopa County said smugglers who used to import marijuana are now transporting hemp concentrate. Cartels use modern...

40% of Europeans take cannabidiol for pain relief

The company New Frontier Data published the results of a survey, which was attended by 3,100 residents of the European Union. Experts have found that 40% of European cannabidiol consumers take cannabinoids to relieve pain. Australia and Switzerland rank first in terms of CBD consumption The European cannabidiol market is second only to the United States in terms of sales. CBD is most popular...

Hemp liquids trading volume for vaporizers reduced by 26%

From September to October 2019, the volume of trade in hemp fluids for vaporizers in the United States decreased by 26%. According to experts, the negative dynamics is due to the spread of the viper epidemic. The outbreak of respiratory illness did not affect marijuana market In August 2019, American companies set a record for revenue from the sale of cannabinoid extracts for electronic...

In Italy, legalized the trade in “light” hemp

The Italian Parliament has voted in favor of the legalization of trade in “light” cannabis. Starting January 1, 2020, the country will ban the sale of hemp products, which contain no more than 0.5% of TGK. Hemp will be sold in tobacco shops Starting next year, residents of Italy will be able to purchase cannabinoid products in tobacco shops and stores specializing in hemp trade. Commercial...

Canadian authorities help growers get hemp licenses

The authorities of the Canadian province of British Columbia launched a pilot project designed to help local growers obtain a license for the cultivation of recreational hemp in large volumes. They invested $ 675,000 in the project. Experienced growers begin to trade cannabis In British Columbia, it is permitted to cultivate up to four hemp bushes in one household. To plant more plants, you must...

12 Million Americans Driving Cannabis

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has published a report on the number of people living in a country driving a drug while intoxicated. The document states that in 2018, 12 million Americans over the age of 16 sat behind the wheel under the influence of hemp. Cannabis ranks second in the number of cases of driving Last year, 12.4% of Americans aged 16 to 25 years...

Hemp food has become a popular Christmas present in Canada

On October 17, 2019, food and cosmetic products with cannabinoids were legalized in Canada. Hemp products attracted the interest of local residents and became one of the most popular Christmas presents. Cannabinoid sweets sold out in a few days Hemp chain Fire and Flower sold the first batch of hemp products in four days. Kimberly Fife, the CEO, said: “We didn’t think that there was such a...

In Italy will not be punished for growing hemp

The Supreme Court of Cassation of Italy ruled to abolish the punishment for growing up to two cannabis bushes for personal use. According to politicians, the decision of the court is the first step towards the legalization of cannabis in the country. Italians will be able to freely grow hemp at home The court ruled that growing cannabis in small quantities cannot be considered a crime due to the...