A collection of news, blogs and updates to keep you aligned with the latest Shweed developments.
Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Prof. Raphael Mechoulam – The “Father of Cannabis Research”
In honour of this incredible scientist and researcher, we’re taking a look over the life and legacy of Professor Raphael Mechoulam.
A Month in Cannabis: Updates from around the world
February has seen some huge news stories emerging from these industries. So, we decided to put together this round-up of notable events from the last month.
New Data on Medical Cannabis Outcomes from the UK Medical Cannabis Registry
The most recent data presents outcomes of medical cannabis treatment for treatment-resistant epilepsy, depression, or inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
The Importance of Due Diligence in the Cannabis Industry
So, why is adequate Due Diligence so important in the cannabis industry, and what can happen if it is not carried out?
Tackling Fraud and Scams in the Cannabis Industry: The JuicyFields Case
The new openness with which cannabis is increasingly discussed may give many players in this fledgling industry a false sense of security. While it may be easy to think that all is well in the sector, recent events may hint to the contrary.
The Situation Four Years on from Medical Cannabis Legalisation in the UK
This week marks the 4th anniversary of medical cannabis legalisation in the UK – the result of years of passionate campaigning and lobbying by patients and activists. We take a look at the situation four years on.
What are Terpenes and Why Are They Such a Big Deal?
the scientific community has been aware of terpenes for a long time; they are present in many plants, including cannabis, and are known to have a number of impressive therapeutic properties.
Regulating Cultivation: How it Affects Hemp and Cannabis in the UK
Outdated hemp cultivation regulations and laws mean that cultivators, manufacturers and brand owners are continuing to lose out on a huge CBD market that appears to be going nowhere.
Cannabis Tours and Legal Hurdles: What’s the Deal with Germany’s Cannabis Legalisation?
German lawmakers have been busy touring American and Canadian cannabis dispensaries while facing the reality of policy hurdles in preparation for legalisation.
Four Years of Cannabis Legalisation: Canada’s Legacy
When it comes to cannabis, Canada has long been considered one of the world’s most progressive nations. We take a look at Canada’s cannabis legacy.