Plant Growth Regulators and Cannabis

Plant Growth Regulators and Cannabis

Plant Growth Regulators and Cannabis Plant Growth Regulators (PGR’s)  are synthetic hormones that control a plants’ structure and growth rate like the size of the plant, the shape of roots, stems and leaves, and how fast flowering starts. Each action has an opposite...

Is Utah’s Cannabis Industry Starting to Look Like California?

Is Utah’s Cannabis Industry Starting to Look Like California?

Is Utah's Cannabis Industry Looking Like California's? Is it possible Utah’s medical cannabis program may end up like California’s cannabis industry?  The medical and adult-use cannabis trade is so overburdened with regulation and costs that the illegal market in...

Some Utah Patients Swear Off Delta-8

Some Utah Patients Swear Off Delta-8

Delta-8 and Patients We continue our discussion around the current fad in the cannabis and hemp space with an article from the Salt Lake Tribune, “Some Utah cannabis patients swear off Delta-8 THC”. We would like to thank the Salt Lake Tribune for covering this story...

Is Delta-8 THC Naturally Occurring or Synthetic?

Is Delta-8 THC Naturally Occurring or Synthetic?

Whether you use cannabis medicinally or recreationally, you may have seen headlines recently about Delta-8 THC and other isolated compounds. Significant concerns are surrounding the use of Delta-8 THC for augmenting cannabis products, ranging from its psychoactive...

Cannabis and Worker’s Compensation

Cannabis and Worker’s Compensation

[ad_1]   We are pleased to see that some states are introducing new laws and policies that treat medical cannabis like other drugs. Six states currently allow their state’s worker’s compensation policies to reimburse patients for their medical cannabis purchases....

The Feds Can’t Outlaw Delta-8 THC

The Feds Can’t Outlaw Delta-8 THC

[ad_1] Psst! The U.S. government can’t ban Delta-8 THC. Why? Because the Feds can’t outlaw something that’s already illegal. The DEA can merely reiterate – as it did in its August 2020 interim final rule on implementation of the Farm Bill – that “All synthetically...

Lab Shopping

Lab Shopping

[ad_1] Utah currently has one commercial lab and one state run lab that tests the cannabis that is sold in Utah medical dispensaries. There are no labs dedicated solely to testing cannabis. The two labs in Utah focus on all agricultural testing and essential oils....

Drug Official Admits Legalizers Were ‘Right’

Drug Official Admits Legalizers Were ‘Right’

[ad_1] During our years-long fight in normalizing and educating on cannabis, a point of contention repeatedly brought up by the opposition about cannabis reform was their concern about teen use rates going up. The Utah Medical Association (UMA), Drug Safe Utah, and...

Marijuana legalization has won

Marijuana legalization has won

[ad_1]   The US is nearing a tipping point of sorts on marijuana legalization: Almost half the country — about 43 percent of the population — now lives in a state where marijuana is legal to consume just for fun. The past two months alone have seen a burst of...