Category : GreenRush

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

David Irving Retires NFL by Smoking a Joint on Instagram

As a defensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys from 2015 to 2018, David Irving has given—and taken—plenty of hits. But Thursday night, Irving took the last hit he’ll ever take for the NFL. Live on Instagram, Irving announced his retirement from the le...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Pennsylvania is Looking for More Cannabis Researchers

The state of Pennsylvania opened another round of applications for cannabis companies that want to get involved with the research side of things. Specifically, companies can now apply to partner with research institutions in the state. Companies tha...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Michigan Medical Marijuana Sales Exceed $42M in 4 Months

With roughly 300,000 registered patients, you might expect more purchasing power than the $42 million spent on medical cannabis since last November. But that figure, which represents monthly per patient spending of about $35, only tallies sales at s...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

FDA Seeking Comments on Possible Rescheduling of Cannabis

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently suggested making changes to international laws about cannabis. In many ways, the health organization’s recommendations could create more progressive cannabis laws. Now, it’s up to the United Nations to de...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Hawaii Now Accepts Out-of-State Medical Cannabis Patients

Medical cannabis patients often face restrictions when they travel that prevent them from bringing their medicine with them. Transporting cannabis across state lines, for example, even for a medical cardholder, is a federal crime. At the same time,...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Levi’s New Line of Hemp Clothing Reduces Water Waste

Despite hemp’s long history as a material used to manufacture textiles and fabrics, modern garment producers have yet to embrace cannabis-based clothing. The reason, if you ask the biggest companies in the industry, has been feel. Hemp may be great...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Scientists are Making THC and CBD in a lab Without Growing

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have just made a major discovery, a discovery that allows them to make THC in a lab without using plants. For decades, scientists have been chasing after the biological mechanisms that produce TH...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Martha Stewart is Entering the Cannabis Industry

It’s becoming more and more common for big-name celebrities to make moves into the legal cannabis industry. Most recently, Martha Stewart and cannabis company Canopy Growth announced a new partnership. Together, Stewart and Canopy plan to develop a...