More and more people are becoming convinced of the health benefits of products enriched with CBD. While the selection of these products is growing rapidly, there isn’t an umbrella label or the like yet. To demonstrate how we ensure the highest possible quality in our CBD products, this article will provide an explanation.
Hemp beer is becoming increasingly popular in Europe. More and more supermarkets and wine shops in Germany and the Czech Republic, in particular, stock hemp beer which is no big surprise as these are two well-known beer loving countries. However, is that the only reason that the popularity of hemp beer is on the rise there?
For CannaZapp #12 we connected our remote control to a cinema, so we can zap through a variety of movies in which cannabis is being smoked. What we can learn from this? That it is funny to see different movie genres characterizing different types of smokers. Tune in!
On the 12th of June 2016 the annual Dutch Cannabis Liberation Day took place in Amsterdam. One of the main speakers during this event was cannabis oil pioneer Rick Simpson. Besides giving a lecture on stage, Simpson participated in a debate together with two local contemporaries in which they discussed their opinions on cannabis oil.
More and more voices are being raised in Japan, calling for an end to the zero-tolerance policy on cannabis. One political party wants to see the ban on research on the cannabis plant lifted, thereby legalising medicinal cannabis. Interest in industrial hemp applications has also been growing. Might we tentatively be able to speak of a cannabis comeback?
Cannabis News Network is launching a new series: Canna History. The series is being made in cooperation with the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum. Together they are going to present multiple historical, entertaining, and need to know facts about cannabis and hemp. Enjoy the first 5 videos here!
Welcome to a new episode of CannaZapp! This time the CannaZapp remote control is programmed to present you with some interesting lyrics about cannabis, of course. Check them out!
More and more countries and US states are legalising cannabis for medicinal use. Some countries and states have also legalised recreational use. But what exactly is the difference between medicinal and recreational cannabis? Read about it in this article.
Achieving the biggest possible harvest in the smallest possible grow room; that's essentially what micro growing is about. And the cannabis plant is highly suited to that. It’s ideal if you don’t have space or a big budget for a grow room. Or maybe you just feel like carrying out a fun experiment? This article tells you all about micro growing.
Rick Simpson, the godfather of cannabis oil, was one of the main guest speakers during the 8th annual Cannabis Liberation Day in Amsterdam. The Canadian cannabis oil producer is responsible for putting the medicinal value of cannabis oil on the worldwide map. Check out this Cannabis News Network report.
On the 12th of June 2016, the 8th edition of Cannabis Liberation Day will be held in Flevopark, Amsterdam. The organisation has once again exceeded all expectations. After previously announcing that the British band Will and the People are headlining the festival, it has now been revealed that Rick Simpson will be one of the speakers! All the latest info can be found here.
On the 7th of May 2016 the annual Global Marijuana March took place in over 800 cities worldwide. The mother of these marches is the NYC Cannabis Parade. Cannabis News Network was in New York to interview some key speakers, and to capture the atmosphere of the parade with an on-the-spot report.
Sensi Seeds loves hemp. That’s why we are enormously pleased with the opening of Hempstory in Amsterdam. This shop promotes all aspects of the hemp plant, and furthermore is a lovely place to hang out in. Our team visits there regularly. In order to do this special place justice on the blog, last time we took a camera with us.
Between the 19th and 21st April 2016, UNGASS took place in New York. Worldwide drug policy was debated during this special sitting of the United Nations. The starting point was reviewing current global drug policy. But was it possible to get all the member states on the same line?
In this Cannabis News Network report you will witness the South African police spraying poison on cannabis fields, and other crops, using helicopters. This inhumane act is a threat to public health, and has to be stopped! CNN also tests South African cannabis in a new CannaTest.
After cannabis is harvested, dried and cured it can be processed into all kinds of extractions. Oil, wax, budder or shatter are quite modern forms of extractions used for dabbing. But let us not forget about the ancient way: hashish!
What is the current situation regarding cannabis in the Netherlands? What has happened in the last year, following the departure of Ivo Opstelten? Is the weed pass still relevant and are tourists in Amsterdam still allowed to smoke cannabis? Read an update here.
From the 19th till 21st of April 2016 the UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs (UNGASS) is taking place in New York. During this conference the Convention will be re-evaluated. More and more countries are questioning the global war on drugs. Is UNGASS the UN’s last chance for relevance?
Cannabis News Network presents a miniseries on medicinal cannabis and the struggle of patients to get access to it. In part four you will see how patients take matters into their own hands, using Cannabis Social Clubs to get medicines of good quality.