Oona McGee With her own official Twitter account and a town in Tottori Prefecturebehind her, Japan’s first ever cannabis character comes dressed as apink-haired shrine maiden. Ever since Japan’s first lady Akie Abe spoke out in support of reviving the country’s hemp culture in an interview last year, the topic of cannabis cultivation […]Read more.
By Steve Elliott Willie and Micah Nelson in 2013. Son Micah is now on the Board of Directors of the National Hemp Association (NHA) [ABC 7] History was made in the industrial hemp legalization movement as music fans watched and listened to talented musician Micah Nelson perform with a hemp-made guitar at Farm Aid 2016 […]Read more.
By Ross Benes The NFL continues an authoritarian stance on marijuana use while team doctors still dole out powerful and addictive painkillers “The medicine being pumped into these guys is just killing people,” Nate Jackson says. “NFL owners think marijuana is something players do to get around the system, not knowing that it’s actually […]Read more.
NOBLE PHOTOGRAPHY: SAMANTHA HEARN Confession: We got lost in a hemp maze. Yup. We spent a Sunday afternoon meandering through a tall, waving forest of industrial hemp and got lost, briefly. But, it’s all good, because we eventually got out and had our camera on us to capture the maze in all of its heavenly hemp […]Read more.
Ljubljana, 21 September – A task force at the Medical Chamber has called for a regulative framework enabling the prescription of marijuana as opposed to only cannabis extracts for medical purposes. The initiative was embraced by the opposition United Left (ZL), which requested on Wednesday a parliamentary session to discuss the topic. Article […]Read more.
CBC News Meier, president of Hemp Production Services, says hemp has tremendous benefits when it comes to nutrition. (CBC) Saskatchewan hemp growers and processors have been working to meet the exporting demand for the multi-use crop. Hemp is used in all kinds of products from paper to clothing but has found its calling for […]Read more.
By Ali Cedar (Photo: Flickr user Martin Alonso) Medical cannabis is slowly becoming part of the mainstream discussion in the UK. The NHS is trialling a cannabis vape pen, you can now buy medical oils with a high CBD content (the chemical in weed that helps mitigate the symptoms of lots of nasty ailments) […]Read more.
Full Article: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/07/13/one-striking-chart-shows-why-pharma-companies-are-fighting-legal-marijuana/?postshare=1061474156161244&tid=ss_tw-bottomRead more.
CHUCK LUDLEY The largest police union in Italy just came out in support of cannabis legalization. The union is now the most recent group to voice support for Italy’s growing legalization movement. And an increasing number of law enforcement agencies in Italy see legalization as a way to fight organized crime. Full Article: https://www.greenrushdaily.com/2016/09/19/italys-police-union-supports-cannabis/Read more.
Hemp Can Save the Planet
- New hemp mascot character Asamiko-chan appears in Japan
- Micah Nelson, Son of Willie Nelson, Named to Board of Directors for National Hemp Association
- Inside NFL’s Backwards Marijuana Policy
- PHOTOS: We Got Lost In A Hemp Maze Outside Of Nashville
- Slovenia – Doctors and the left urge embracing of medical cannabis
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