Cannabis News for Florda
Liberty Health Sciences And IHeartJane Partner To Offer Patients A Real-Time Inventory Online Shopping Experience
Liberty Health Sciences Inc. (CSE: LHS) (OTCQX: LHSIF)www.libertyhealthsciences.com (“Liberty” or the “Company”), a provider of high quality cannabis announced today that it has partnered with iHeartJane (“Jane”) www.iheartjane.com, the leading eCommerce platform for dispensaries and brands in the U.S., to offer a seamless retail shopping experience for Liberty patients who order products on... Read more
Florida ag department now regulating hemp and CBD products with new rules, permits
Agriculture officials in Florida are now tracking and regulating CBD and hemp products, a change prompted by a state law that took effect Jan. 1. Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services oversee products containing hemp and CBD ingredients that are consumed... Read more
New Hemp Rules in Effect January 1
On January 1, 2020, food safety and animal feed rules for the new state hemp program under the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) went into effect. Regulations on hemp extract used in food and dairy products and animal feed have been incorporated into existing FDACS programs, hemp food establishment permits are available, and the Department’s Food... Read more
Patient and Student Cannabis Education Session Offered at Florida Medical Cannabis Conference
The Florida Medical Cannabis Conference (FMCC), will take place February 21-23 at the Gaylord Resort in Orlando, FL, for the purpose of educating doctors and patients, medical, legal and business professionals, as well as the general public on medical cannabis.  The “Patient and Student Cannabis Education Session” on Friday,... Read more
Trulieve: Relief You Can Rely On
By Daniel Casciato When Florida began offering marijuana licenses to multi-generational nurseries in 2014, three major family nurseries on the Panhandle came together to improve their odds of obtaining a license. Those farmers, along with Jason Pernell and Kim Rivers, founded Trulieve with the core values of providing optimal... Read more
USDA Approves First State and Tribal Hemp Production Plans
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved the first set of plans submitted by states and Indian tribes for the domestic production of hemp under the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program. The plans were submitted by the states of Louisiana, New Jersey, and Ohio, and the Flandreau Santee... Read more
More Than Just a Roll of the Dice
By Barbara Fallon “For over 35 years, Royal Labs has provided custom formulation and contract manufacturing services for many of the world’s largest and most trusted brands – and it is with great pride that we bring our unmatched expertise, innovation, and reliability to the CBD market,” announced Dee... Read more
PurWell Launches New Product for the New Year: PurWell Unflavored Full Spectrum Hemp Oil Tincture at 2000mg
Consumers can take their cannabidiol (CBD) use to the next level in the new year with PurWell’s new product at its highest potency. PurWell has launched its Full Spectrum Hemp Oil Tincture in unflavored 2000mg. The product is also available in 1,000mg.  CBD tinctures are the most popular type... Read more
Change After the Inevitable
By Michael Liss, Esq. The inevitability of Florida adopting adult-use and the inevitability of the federal government rescheduling and/or de-scheduling cannabis (neither imminent, yet each inevitable) make apparent that such legalization will impact each of our lives, the economy and our roles within the economy. Few professions will be... Read more
Misinformation Still the Biggest Obstacle for Hemp
By Jeff Greene While misinformation seems like the new normal in this country, I had hoped with a strong state acceptance and strong trade association, we could quell the bad data that permeates this industry. Alas, this week, FDACS, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, the state... Read more