On October 17, 2018, Canada became the first “Group of 7” country to permit the use of recreational marijuana.
I first met the man who became one of the top breeders in America almost overnight about 5 years ago. I was looking for someone to help me up at the land in California; I met him in 2013 at a Hightimes Cannabis Cup and he tested my gear for about 6 months.
First, I wanted to give you some insight into what it was like, procuring cannabis in the 1960s and 1970s, right at the time folks were just beginning to focus on growing and breeding in earnest here in California.
The Israeli cannabis market opened the year with sensational news: the local government declared they finally agree to open the export of cannabis from Israel to foreign countries “It’s a holiday for the Israeli agriculture industry” say the farmers.
Cannabis is not immune to addiction. Despite there is a debated topic in both journalism and social field. But it is not like that for the science.
The political system in Israel is in an ongoing event of one long election campaign: Due to the fact that neither side on the political map has succeeded in forming a coalition, the Israeli public finds itself preparing for a third general election in less than a year – and probably not the last.
The fact that cannabis has a strong medical and therapeutic potential is not new. Indeed, the question we should ask is not about if medical cannabis works: the key question is how to get the maximum therapeutic benefit from cannabis and what combination of cannabinoids is the most efficient.
The contents of this three page letter could have dramatic consequences for the legal status of cannabis in the eyes of international law.
Unlike THC, the level of cannabidiol (CBD) is not specifically regulated by the European Union, although CBD is one of the most important and known cannabinoids.