Siguiendo con la línea pedagógica desarrollada por Fundación Daya, capacitando a miles de pacientes en cultivo personal y preparación de productos terapéuticos, abrimos inscripciones para el “Curso Introducción al Cannabis Medicinal de abril”. El curso abordará los procesos y ciclos de esta planta, además de sus requerimientos básicos y formas de cultivo, tanto en interior como en exterior. […]

Utah is looking for software to run its medical cannabis program. Will police be able to search it? And how much will it cost?

The state has started its search for multimillion-dollar software that will form the spine of its medical cannabis program, serving as the repository for sensitive patient information and logging the movements of each marijuana plant. The choice of one or more vendors for the task will be among the biggest decisions confronting officials as they […]

Alabama Lawmakers pushing to legalize medical marijuana

A bi-partisan coalition of 20 Alabama House lawmakers, including Republican House Speaker Mac McCutcheon, have co-sponsored a bill to legalize and regulate medical cannabis. Republican State Rep. Mike Ball introduced the bill, HB 243, on Wednesday. But Ball, who is a former agent with the Alabama Bureau of Investigation, also wants lawmakers to re-up a […]

Barbados plans development of cannabis industry

Barbados has announced plans to establish a medicinal cannabis industry project implementation unit tasked with establishing the administrative framework for the timely implementation of the project. Prime Minister Mia Mottley, who delivered her administration’s 2019-2020 national budget, earlier this week, said the Unit will be headed by a director, who will be responsible for championing […]


El pasado jueves 21 de marzo, el senador José Miguel Insulza se reunió con Fundación Daya para manifestar su irrestricto apoyo a la Ley Cultivo Seguro, modificación al Código Sanitario permitirá que la prescripción médica sea autorización suficiente para el cultivo y cosecha personal de cannabis, para limitar las facultades de detención o incautación, cuando […]

The Differences Between Hemp Seed Oil and Hemp CBD Oil

With the recent buzz around legal hemp, the wellness market has been flooded with goods like “hemp seed oil” and other hemp products that don’t contain CBD, writes Becky Garrison. What specifically are the benefits of these products and how are they used? According to Joy Beckerman, principal at consulting firm HempAce International, these hemp […]

Michigan medical marijuana board inundated with applications before deadline

There was a mad scramble at the Michigan Medical Marijuana Licensing Board meeting Thursday, as about 50 unlicensed medical marijuana businesses have just 10 days before the state orders them to shut down. With applications for 118 marijuana business licenses up for consideration, including many of the dispensaries facing a March 31 deadline, the board faced its […]

Malaysia can be the world’s biggest marijuana producer. Here’s how.

While Thailand recently became the first in Southeast Asia to legalize medical marijuana, its neighbor Malaysia is still mulling. Now Jeram assemblyman Mohd Shaid Rosli is trying his best to make his fellow politicians realize the money making capabilities of the herb. Despite laughter, the lawmaker has proposed that parts of the Kuala Selangor constituency […]

Medical marijuana advances in South Carolina Senate

A key Senate subcommittee has passed the Compassionate Care Act, which legalizes marijuana for medical purposes. The subcommittee, chaired by the bill’s author, State Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, voted 5-1 for the bill. The one dissenting vote was state Sen. Tom Corbin, R-Greenville. The subcommittee added amendments to the bill that Davis and other supporters […]