Tag: Mudroom

  • A Non-cannabis Source of CBD & THC

    A Non-cannabis Source of CBD & THC

    Scientists have found cannabis compounds inside a plant, called Trema micrantha blume, a shrub which is so widespread across Brazil that it is often considered a weed. Cannabidiol, the compound that we commonly call CBD, has been identified in this common plant. Molecular biologist Rodrigo Moura Neto of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro…

  • NCAA Reconsiders Cannabis

    NCAA Reconsiders Cannabis

    A National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) committee formally recommended that cannabis no longer be a banned substance for college athletes. Members of the NCAA Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports met and decided to advise all three of the association’s governing bodies to stop testing and punishing players for cannabinoids. The committee…

  • Save The Bees

    Save The Bees

    The decline in bee populations first became widely noticed in 2006, when commercial beekeepers in the United States reported honey bee colony loss rates averaging 30% each winter, which is double historical loss rates of 10 to 15%. Beekeepers reported loss rates of 40% last year. Bees are responsible for pollinating about one-third of the…