Allowing CBD products in New Jersey could give the economy a boost

May 3, 2020|CBD, congress, hemp, Regulation Allowing CBD products in New Jersey could give the economy a boost | Opinion https://www.nj.com/opinion/2020/05/allowing-cbd-products-in-new-jersey-could-give-the-economy-a-boost-opinion.html  #cbd #hemp #fda #congress #recovery #cannabis By Star-Ledger Guest Columnist By Smoke Wallin While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc across the economy small businesses are paying a heavy price. A record number of unemployment …

Opinion | Common Ground: Political Unity Around Federal Cannabis Prohibition Relief

Benzinga Cannabis , Benzinga Contributor (Originally published on Benzinga Here) By J Smoke Wallin In 1925, five years into Prohibition, journalist H. L. Mencken wrote,  “There is not less drunkenness in the Republic but more. Not less crime, but more. There is not less insanity, but more. The cost of government is not smaller, but vastly greater. …

Farm Bill Poised To Pass: Legalizing Hemp Across the Land

The Farm Bill of 2018 just passed the House and Senate and sits on the President’s Desk.  Here are some thoughts on its impact on the Hemp and CBD industries as well as information on our activities in the space, I have shared in a number of interviews. Here is our Vertical Wellness operation getting …

CNBC’s Fast Money with Smoke Wallin re Branding Cannabis, Wine & Spirits and Market Observations

Thanks to CNBC and the Fast Money crew for a fun interview on the state of the cannabis industry. Cannabis industry exploding with growth here, says top pot exec The cannabis business is growing like a weed, even as pot stocks see wild swings. With Smoke Wallin, Vertical Companies, CNBC’s Scott Wapner and the Fast …