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New NYS Hemp Bill; helpful or harmful?

Published on July 8, 2019 By: Alyssa Piersimoni, NY Hemp Nexus New York state legislators recently passed a new hemp regulation bill that will adversely effect CBD businesses throughout the state (if signed into law). This new piece of legislation requires that...

Urgent Call to Action from the U.S. Hemp Roundtable

Within the next 24-48 hours, New York State legislators will be considering a bill that could dramatically impair the hemp industry, particularly the retail sale of hemp-derived CBD. In short, the bill would create the most burdensome regulatory scheme that we’ve...

Paul Pierce says CBD helped him kick NyQuil addiction

Daniel RobertsOriginally Posted to Yahoo FinanceJune 12, 2019Another former pro athlete is jumping onto the CBD bandwagon Paul Pierce, the NBA champion and 10-time All-Star who retired in 2017, launched a line of cannabidiol-derived products on Tuesday with online...

New York farmers: Legalize marijuana so we can grow it

Jon Campbell, Albany Bureau June 11, 2019 Originally Posted to Democrat & Chronicle ALBANY – New York farmers are hoping marijuana could be their next cash crop.The New York Farm Bureau issued a memo Monday backing a bill that would legalize, tax and regulate...

As CBD booms, Facebook is quietly cracking down on ads

The social media giant doesn’t let you promote posts featuring CBD — and now there’s a lawsuitBy Bijan StephenJun 10, 2019, 12:49pm EDTOriginally Posted to THE VERGE If you’re looking for it, you can find a CBD-infused version of just about everything: coffee,...

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