Hemp has gained a lot of traction in recent years, due to the increasingly relaxed attitude towards the Cannabis Sativa L. plant as a whole. Possible applications of industrial hemp are endless, especially in construction. This is why HempFlax, together with the municipality of Oude Pekela, hosted a workshop/trade show for and by industry professionals.
It is a nice tradition at Dutch seed company Sensi Seeds to honour people with their own namesake strain. Two well-known example are none other than cannabis legend Jack Herer and former smuggler „Mr. Nice“ Howard Marks, two legends who are sadly no longer with us. In 2006, it was the turn of US American cannabis expert author, grower and activist Ed Rosenthal. He has since been enjoying his Sensi Seeds namesake strain: ‘Ed Rosenthal Super Bud’. In this article, we will cover the story behind the strain and take you along on a growing adventure.
When a strain legend such as Skunk #1 is launched as an automatic version, the bar is set very high of course. So Ellis D. was almost bursting with curiosity when he conducted an indoor grow test with Skunk #1 Automatic to check how close it would come to the original Skunk #1 in terms of quality. In this article, you’ll learn about all the relevant strain facts and the grow test’s outcome.
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Fewer pain impulses, better concentration and a clearer head. In this interview, Thea, who is married and a mother of three, shares her personal experiences with CBD oil from Sensi Seeds. A family member gave it to her hoping that it would do her good. You can read the whole report here.
The Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum is proud to be represented in a new museum about the cannabis plant, which opens on December 9th 2016 in the city centre of Uruguay’s capitol, Montevideo.
Mexico is one of the biggest producers of cannabis in Latin America. The country is also one of the most violent in the world, clearly illustrating the failures of prohibition and the war on drugs. Will the war on cannabis end soon? Watch the video here.
As long as cannabis is illegal, many people will continue getting hurt. In this fifth and last instalment of the Irish miniseries, Cannabis News Network talks to people, like activist Clark French, Prof. David Nutt, and patient Martin Kelly, who are campaigning for medicinal cannabis in the UK. The reason for their involvement is that the illegality of cannabis is taking its toll on many.
Urgent need for a reasonable regulation of cannabidiol (CBD) in food, cosmetics, as herbal natural medicine and as medicinal product.
In this fourth instalment of the Irish miniseries, Cannabis News Network talks to Joel Stanley, one of the creators of the famous cannabis strain Charlotte’s Web, who also attended the Global Medical Cannabis Summit in Dublin last month. At the Dublin Hemp Museum, Joel shares his opinion. Is CBD medicine or a food supplement? Take a look.
In this third episode of our Irish miniseries, we get to know Marcus McCabe, founder of Kama Hemp Juice. He and his wife Kate Mullaney run a unique business in Ireland, which provides raw, organic hemp juice to consumers and to the food industry. This video gives an insight into the food supplement business, as Marcus explains why hemp juice is here to stay.
In this second instalment of its Irish miniseries, Cannabis News Network interviews Tom Curran. His wife, Marie Fleming, passed away 3 years ago. She suffered from Multiple Sclerosis (MS), which ended up taking her life. After Marie died, Tom came forward advocating for medicinal cannabis. Watch this interview with him here.
The Cannabis News Network team took off to Dublin in September to attend The Global Medical Cannabis Summit: Advancements in the Age of Cannabis. Watch their report here.
On July 2, 2016, Sensi Seeds founder Ben Dronkers was one of the keynote speakers at the Kyoto Hemp Forum. Watch his presentation here.
On July 2, 2016, Sensi Seeds founder Ben Dronkers will be one of the keynote speakers at the Kyoto Hemp Forum. His presentation, as well as other speeches and panel discussions, will be live streamed. Join Ben here.
It is no news that gamma radiation is utilized by companies that produce medicinal cannabis flowers in countries with national medicinal cannabis programs, such as The Netherlands and Canada. A recent study, published by Arno Hazekamp, Head of Research and Education at Bedrocan International BV, has sparked a discussion again, because the procedure remains controversial.
In addition to THC, CBD is also discussed regularly in relation to the therapeutic benefit of cannabis. CBD doesn’t cause any cerebral effects. For many patients, it is therefore an excellent and even preferred treatment option for their symptoms. You can read here how CBD can be used in medicine.
Street art and graffiti are art movements in their own right, with a long history of cannabis association! Get creative and show us your skills on any surface – a wall, a canvas, your car, a piano, a plant pot…
Autism, a condition that was rarely heard of 20 years ago and which is now the fastest growing developmental disorder. It is estimated that 1% of the global population suffers from autistic disorders. That equates to an alarming 73.9 million people. Could cannabis be a treatment? More and more experience-based reports on the subject are being produced.