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Thailand Serves Up Cannabis Cuisine To Happy Customers

“Giggling bread” and “joyfully dancing salad” aren’t the usual dishes on a menu in Thailand, but one eatery is hoping its cannabis-infused cuisine can lure foreign tourists and take the taboo out of the recently legalized leaf. The restaurant at the Chao Phya Abhaibhubejhr Hospital in Prachin Buri started serving its own happy meals this month, after Thailand de-listed cannabis as a narcotic, allowing state-authorized firms to cultivate the plant. “Cannabis leaves, when put in… …

Recycling Program Aims To Convert Cannabis Waste Into Fuel

One of California’s largest dispensaries has helped launch a first-of-its-kind recycling program in which cannabis packaging will be converted into fuel to help power delivery vehicles. Airfield Supply Co., a San Jose storefront that bills itself as the largest single-site dispensary in the state, is the first dispensary to sign on for the pilot program that could prevent as many as 5,000 plastic items from entering the state’s waste stream each day. CannaCraft, a Sonoma… …

The Artist’s Way: How I Ended Up In The Canadian Cannabis Business

It should come as no surprise that a number of musicians have gravitated toward the cannabis industry and are actively aligning themselves with weed brands. The music business has always had a strong connection to cannabis. While its ties to artists have mainly been recreational, indelibly linked with decades-ago photos of icons like Jerry Garcia, Bob Marley and Willie Nelson, the industry has clearly changed. The natural fit between pop culture and cannabis remains as… …

Knee Injuries Forced Olympic Sprinter Michael Frater Into Retirement, But Cannabis Is Helping Him Get Back On His Feet

The world record holder has opened a medical cannabis dispensary in Jamaica. Sprinter Michael Frater represented Jamaica for more than a decade and was a member of the world record-setting 4×100 metres relay team from the 2012 London Olympics. But about five years ago, his knees started to give him trouble and, eventually, the injuries forced him into retirement, reports SportsMax TV. Doctors were puzzled by the constant swelling and fluid build-up in the knees… …

West Australian Doctors Still Facing Delays When Prescribing Medicinal Cannabis

The Director of the St Francis Medical Group, David Cooper, told 6PR Mornings that West Australian doctors are still being bogged down by red tape when trying to prescribe medicinal cannabis to their patients. Earlier this month the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) handed down its final decision in favour of down-scheduling low dose cannabidiol (CBD) preparations from Schedule 4 to Schedule 3, which means the drug will soon be available for purchase from Australian pharmacies… …

Amsterdam Doubles Down On Plans To Restrict Tourist Access To Cannabis Coffee Shops

When international tourists finally return to the canal-lined historic streets of Amsterdam, one of the city’s main travel attractions might be off limits. Amsterdam Mayor Femke Halsema has proposed a new policy that would ban foreign visitors from accessing the city’s coffee shops. There are 166 cannabis coffee shops in Amsterdam, accounting for almost 30% of the Netherlands’ coffee shops. – Read the entire article at CNN . …

The Top 8 Cannabis Stocks in 2020

Despite an exceptionally challenging year in 2020, one industry that found itself ablaze was cannabis. With the industry maturing and offering sustainable double-digit sales growth, investors’ appetites for fast-growing marijuana stocks returned in a big way. After perusing the field of publicly traded pot stocks with at least a $200 million market cap, I’ve identified eight marijuana stocks that shared one common theme: they all ended the year higher by a triple-digit percentage. Ladies and… …

All About Playboy’s Cannabis Law Reform Advocacy And Social Equity Grants

Famed publisher Playboy has been expanding into many other verticals in recent years, incorporating branded products, gaming and hospitality offerings into its portfolio. Most recently, the company entered the CBD market with the launch of a line of products focused on boosting sexual pleasure. Taking yet another step into the cannabis space, Playboy announced in Septemmber it was launching a cannabis law reform and advocacy campaign in partnership with National Organization for the Reform of… …

Dog The Bounty Hunter Unleashes New CBD-Infused Products

Dog partners with CBD Global Sciences Inc. CBD Global Sciences, Inc. has launched “Dog Unleashed CBD,” a new line of products developed in collaboration with Dog the Bounty Hunter that strives to take a holistic approach to address multiple ailments, and a dedicated website. Initial sales of Dog Unleashed CBD can be found at www.dogunleashedcbd.com, according to a press release from CBD Global Sciences Inc. The initial product line will include 12 different offerings focused… …

“Wadada Sisters: Designers Branch Out To Cannabis-Infused Fashion”

Twins Asha and Ayanna Diaz, or the Wadada Sisters as they are known, are an unmistakable duo. Their free-spirited approach to life has not only birthed a fashion label but has also, over the past decade, inspired dozens of women to launch their own businesses and ideas built on authenticity and love. Celebrating a decade of the Wadada fashion brand, the sisters launched both a new line called Wadada Basics in 2020 and a new… …