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Cannabis politics . . . from Reefer Madness to the commercialization of weed.

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Part 2 of our 3-part series: Green Rush Blues: California Cannabis After Legalization
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Part 3 of our 3-part series: Green Rush Blues: California Cannabis After Legalization
Close-up photograph of mold on an immature cannabis flower.
Welcome to the Brave New World of California Cannabis where regulations for mold and foreign filth are absurdly loose.
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A series of police raids in North Dakota has set the stage for a courtroom showdown regarding the legal status of CBD.
How CBD cannabis oil is made
See how CBD cannabis oil is extracted and produced.
Fire and cannabis
Heavy smoke has blanketed the skies in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area, threatening cannabis crops and public health.
CannaCraft, Red Cross
A Northern California cannabis company has become the headquarters of the American Red Cross' relief efforts for tens of thousands of evacuees fleeing historic wildfires.
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Project CBD responds to the Food and Drug Administration's call for statements on the use of CBD.
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Project CBD critiques California’s proposed regulations for cannabis testing regarding pesticides, heavy metals, and solvents and makes recommendations for amending them.
Lack of pesticides regulation in the cannabis industry
Two common pesticides used on cannabis highlight the inconsistency of current pesticide regulations. Learn why it is paramount to study the health effects of heating pesticides.​

Cannabis Conversations

Louis Armstrong, the legendary jazz artist and lifelong cannabis smoker, returns to his ancestral homeland
Project CBD talks with Dr. Bonni Goldstein about whole plant cannabis remedies, nonintoxicating cannabinoids, and cancer care for children.
Expert cannabis botanist and geneticist Ryan Lee talks to Project CBD about breeding cannabis, THC & CBD content, and how to interpret lab data.

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