Cannabis News for Florda
MorseLife Hospice and Palliative Care by Survey Reveals Attitudes About Medical Marijuana, Religion and End-of-Life Care
Findings suggest Americans need to learn more about hospice MorseLife Hospice and Palliative Care has released the results of a new online survey of 2,008 U.S. adults age 18+ conducted on its behalf by The Harris Poll in September 2019. The top three insights include overwhelming support of medical... Read more
Strainprint Patient Retrospective Report Connects Product Chemical Profile to Symptom Efficacy
By Jack Choros Canadian cannabis analytics company Strainprint Technologies launches groundbreaking medical cannabis patient retrospective report. The report summarizes key takeaways and results based on over 805,000 patient outcomes. Who Benefits from the Report? The report supports the medical cannabis ecosystem in the following ways: ● The report guides... Read more
Selling Hemp/CBD in Florida?
By Jeff Greene As we have gone through the last 18 months, the right to be able to sell hemp products seemed like the one of the biggest challenges. That fight has been won and now the real work begins.  Between the store owners, the consumers, law enforcement and... Read more
Paying Employees in the Cannabis Industry
By Romeo Chicco, CPA Paying employees who work for a cannabis employer should be no different than any other employer, with one exception. One BIG exception. Marijuana is still a Schedule I drug, on par with heroin and LSD and a violation of the federal Controlled Substances Act (CSA),... Read more
Tips for Physicians Considering the Cannabis Opportunity
By Michael Liss We are several years into Florida’s medical cannabis program. Patients and medical marijuana treatment centers are not being prosecuted. Further, we do not see other major setbacks for the medical professionals who were the first to enter into the cannabis industry. Now, many physicians are considering... Read more
Florida’s Hemp Rulemaking Process Explained
By Eric Stevens We have been tracking the state attending rule making hearings and University briefings on Hemp. We are hopefully nearing the end of a long process, assuming we don’t have any litigation over the rules. Many good concerns have been brought up and most have been addressed,... Read more
I Want to Get Involved in the Green Rush in Florida. How Do I Do It?
By Paula Savchenko Everyone wants to get involved in the green rush of the year – cannabis. Attorneys working in the space are getting an influx of calls about hemp cultivation and commercialization. In Florida, SB 1020 is the legal framework that will govern the hemp industry. Further, the... Read more
Green Roads Expanding CBD Offerings into Pet Arena
By Vanessa Orr When you start a company by first creating products that you give to family and friends, your overreaching goal is to make sure that what you’re providing is not only effective, but safe. And it is this same concern for protecting the customer that has helped... Read more
Cannabis Spotlight: Dawn Yarnell, Co-Founder of Green Palms Health and Wellness
What benefits do you see for patients throughout Florida within this space? Despite the federal barriers to research, hundreds of peer-reviewed studies have been published worldwide. While there is still much to learn, the medical potential is indisputable for a variety of symptoms and conditions. Patients are finding relief... Read more
First Annual American College of CBD & Cannabis Congress Designed to Enhance Physicians’ Knowledge
By Vanessa Orr Every day, people are going into their doctors’ offices and asking about medical cannabis and CBD. Finding answers, however, isn’t so easy.  “Medical cannabis is a growing, $5 billion industry, and nationally, CBD is already a $2 billion industry, yet there are no CBD-focused medical societies... Read more