CBD 2.0: Why 2021 is the Dawn of a Promising New Era in the Hemp

NOTE: ABRIDGED VERSION ABOVE PUBLISHED BY NASDAQ 2-18-21 In 2004, Tim O’Reilly popularized the term “Web 2.0.” According to Tim O’Reilly, “Web 2.0 is the business revolution in the computer industry caused by the move to the Internet as a platform, and an attempt to understand the rules for success on that new platform.[3] He went on to say, “Web 2.0″refers …

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. …

Vertical Wellness is Established

Catching up here, after the farm bill passed legalizing hemp Federally in the US, Vertical Companies created Vertical Wellness and named me as CEO. Effective April 1, Vertical Wellness will be spun off to the shareholders and be a completely stand alone company. We expect to attract institutional capital to this entity and pave the …

2018 Farm Bill Legalizes Hemp In US

Last week the President signed the 2018 Farm Bill which legalizes Hemp in the US. This is a monumental step forward for the cannabis industry and for the US consumer. Below is my interview on Midas Letter Raw last Friday. I was on the road visiting family for the holidays so the interview was done …