Nature’s Gifts CBD store celebrates one-year anniversary – Hartford Courant

Nature’s Gifts offers a variety of tinctures, edibles, capsules, smokeable CBD, and more. Besides the store’s house brand, Warner’s Best, which is cultivated in Connecticut, the store also carries Medical Mary, and the Montel brand (owned by Montel Williams, who…

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Connecticut Lawmakers Will Put Marijuana Legalization On The Ballot If Legislature Rejects Bill – Marijuana Moment

After years of failed attempts to legalize marijuana in Connecticut, top Democratic lawmakers announced on Tuesday that if the legislature again rejects a cannabis reform bill in the coming session, they’ll take the issue directly to state voters via a…

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There’s A ’50-50 Chance Connecticut Will Legalize Marijuana In 2021, New House Speaker Says – Marijuana Moment

A draft bill to legalize and regulate marijuana sales in Mexico is being circulated among senators, and a top lawmaker says the plan is to vote on the proposal before December 15. While the legislation hasn’t been formally introduced yet,…

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Suffield’s Lasa Extract sees opportunity in burgeoning CBD market – Hartford Business Journal

Rick Sotil jokes that, as someone who’s “never even smoked a joint,” he may seem the unlikely leader of a CBD business. “My kids were laughing,” he recalls, when he first began exploring the venture about two years ago.  Indeed,…

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Suffield’s Lasa Extract sees opportunity in burgeoning CBD market – Hartford Business

Rick Sotil jokes that, as someone who’s “never even smoked a joint,” he may seem the unlikely leader of a CBD business. “My kids were laughing,” he recalls, when he first began exploring the venture about two years ago.  Indeed,…

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Connecticut’s budding hemp program is set to expand after new bill is signed – Hartford Courant

“Now it’ll be a little bit more because I have to do everything through a federally certified lab, and our closest one I believe is in Massachusetts,” Vega said. “There’s things that make it a little bit more troublesome, but…

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New Litchfield CBD company offers alternative relief | News | countytimes.com – Litchfield County Times

LITCHFIELD — In the first few minutes listening to George Manzone, owner of the Litchfield County CBD Co., one might take him for a scientist or medical doctor, as he easily rolls out words like “endocannabinoid system,” “cerebellum” and “terpene…

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Your CBD Store opens in New Canaan – New Canaan Advertiser

NEW CANAAN — Oversized balloons, a large grand opening banner, and a sandwich sign announced the opening of Your CBD Store over the weekend at 48 Elm Street — an unusual sight during the coronavirus pandemic. The store sells herbal…

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New CBD Shop Set To Open In Downtown Westport – Westport, CT Patch

WESTPORT, CT — A new CBD store is opening in Westport’s downtown shopping district. Franny’s Farmacy is scheduled to hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its Church Lane location on Thursday, owner/operator Griff Conti announced. The store specializes in “a full…

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No, CBD is not a miracle molecule that can cure coronavirus, just as it won’t cure many other maladies its proponents claim – The CT Mirror

C. Michael White, professor of pharmacy. The claims for CBD’s alleged healing powers have been so exaggerated that it’s no surprise that a CBD maker was recently warned by the New York attorney general for claiming that the molecule can fight…

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Study: CBD hemp could yield CT farmers $12K per acre – Hartford Business Journal

Connecticut farmers growing industrial-hemp to meet industry demand for cannabidiol, or CBD, could earn a profit of up to $12,000 per acre, a new study shows. Hemp-derived CBD has become a mainstream phenomenon since the passage of the U.S. Farm…

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Study: CBD hemp could yield CT farmers $12K per acre – Hartford Business

Connecticut farmers growing industrial-hemp to meet industry demand for cannabidiol, or CBD, could earn a profit of up to $12,000 per acre, a new study shows. Hemp-derived CBD has become a mainstream phenomenon since the passage of the U.S. Farm…

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The Numbers on Connecticut’s Newest Crop: Hemp – UConn Today – UConn

CBD hemp, a new crop in Connecticut, could earn farmers between $5,000 and nearly $12,000 per acre, according to a report (PDF) from UConn’s Zwick Center for Food and Resource Policy and Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. The study…

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The Numbers on Connecticut’s Newest Crop: Hemp – UConn Today – UConn Today

CBD hemp, a new crop in Connecticut, could earn farmers between $5,000 and nearly $12,000 per acre, according to a report (PDF) from UConn’s Zwick Center for Food and Resource Policy and Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. The study…

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CBD company proposes turning former Groton fire station into gathering spot – theday.com

Groton — A Connecticut-based CBD company is proposing to renovate the former Poquonnock Bridge fire station at 13 Fort Hill Road into a gathering space with drinks and food, live music, and a CBD retail operation. New England Hemp Farm would turn the building into its headquarters, dubbed “The Barn,” for people to socialize…

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The Top 5 CBD Gummies on the Market Right Now – CT Post

Over the last few years, the usage of CBD has continued to increase. In fact, one in seven Americans reported that they use CBD-based products for therapeutic benefits. While there are many different ways that CBD can be ingested, candies…

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New CBD business to open in Westport | THE CONNECTICUT STORY | connecticutmag.com – Connecticut Magazine

WESTPORT — As more knowledge of the medical benefits of Cannabidiol becomes known, a new business will look to bring these positive benefits to town. New England Hemp Farm, a store for health and wellness products containing CBD, will open…

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Don’t give your dog CBD, CT veterinarian says – CTPost

It’s probably not a good idea to give your dog CBD. Veterinarians can’t prescribe it, according to Mark Albin, but that hasn’t stopped pet owners from doing it anyway. “It’s something that’s happening more with the pet owner more than…

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Is CBD a ‘wonder drug’ for the state’s economy? – Journal Inquirer

The shop at the far end of a low-slung strip mall on Tolland Turnpike in Manchester looks like it could pass for a Pottery Barn. Sea glass-colored walls frame an immaculate, airy sales floor lined with tastefully appointed displays. The…

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Fact and Fiction About CBD Oil – UConn Today – UConn

Cannabidiol – or CBD oil – is one of the year’s hottest products. A non-intoxicating marijuana extract, the oil is being touted as a cure for everything from anxiety to seizures to pain, and is finding its way into a…

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