May 23, 2019

As the landscape of the cannabis industry continues to flourish across the United States, itʼs safe to say better access to modern medicines such as cannabis is essential for all patients looking for alternative health care and an economic surge driving growth to busin...

May 4, 2019

WARWICK, R.I., May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Growth Industries, a multi-state, privately-held, licensed manufacturer of cannabinoid enriched products and brands, has secured additional private placement funding to expand the existing brand portfolio, increase manufacturi...

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a public hearing on regulating hemp-derived CBD on May 31, the agency announced in a notice scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on Wednesday.

The much-anticipated hearing will feature testimony from stakehol...

What is CBD and What Medical Conditions Might It Help?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of many cannabinoid molecules produced by cannabis, second only to THC in abundance. These plant-derived cannabinoids, or phytocannabinoids (phyto = plant in Greek), are characterized by the...

January 15, 2019

Get ready for Willie Nelson, 250 cannabis vendors, 26,000 cannabis fans and one heck of a hootenanny. The Emerald Cup 2018 has arrived.

Below, our insiders give the most pro tips on getting there, getting in, getting great cannabis and seeing the best shows. Read on for...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — With questions remaining Tuesday as to whether the state is prepared to regulate a new industry, the House Health, Education and Welfare Committee voted 14-2 to legalize hemp.

Lawmakers acknowledged concerns raised by law enforcement over how to contr...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Two men behind a new pharmaceutical company told lawmakers Wednesday that they plan to make a $100-million investment in Rhode Island if the state legalizes hemp — a type of cannabis that has very low levels of the ingredient responsible for a “high....

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