CBD and the 2018 Farm Bill

CBD and the 2018 Farm Bill

In 2014, President Obama signed into law the 2013 Farm Bill. Those interested in federal policy with regard to industrial hemp (the primary raw material used to produce CBD oil) were most excited about section 7606 of this act. It authorized the cultivation of hemp...
FDA Approves the First CBD Pharmaceutical

FDA Approves the First CBD Pharmaceutical

On June 25, 2018 the FDA issued a press release announcing their approval of the first drug made from cannabis approved for use in the U.S.: Epidiolex®. The drug will be manufactured by Greenwich Biosciences, a subsidiary of GW Pharmaceuticals. Epidiolex® has been...