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The first cracks in the good name of cannabis appeared when its recreational use was introduced to white people in the U.S. by Mexican immigrants. Discover how cannabis came to be banned in the first place. Read more

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As Wisconsin heads into its third hemp farming season, how does soil health come into play with this old-yet-new-again crop? Read more

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She has a doctorate in genetics from the University of California-Davis and has created UW-Madison’s first industrial hemp course, which begins on Monday, Jan. 27. Read more

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Wisconsin is among 21 states where hemp farmers will be eligible for a new pilot insurance program for their crops starting this year. Read more

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Illinois’ recreational marijuana sales since legalization have lead to a supply-and-demand problem for the time being. Read more

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There’s a side trend in the new industry for cannabis-based products focused on the notion that CBD may actually be helpful to some dogs as much as it is to humans. So, is it? Read more

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To grow or process hemp, Wisconsin farmers and entrepreneurs can now apply for a lifetime license and yearly registration. Read more

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At least 450 people have fallen ill, and six have died, due to vaping-related illness. Is THC-containing cannabis to blame? Read more

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Bert Alonso is just three months into his new venture, but he knows he’s in good company: “We have a great group of CBD entrepreneurs in the Milwaukee area.” Read more

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One makes you high, the other has calming properties. Which is which? Read more

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Legal medical marijuana is an objective of the current state administration, so let’s debunk some widespread myths about it. Read more

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“The cannabis industry should be considered a legitimate business; it’s not just a bunch of hippies or potheads,” argues Andy Gould, co-owner of Wisconsin Hemp Scientific. Read more

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While antiquated regulations are stalling pharmaceutical research, the legalization of hemp and the rapid popularization of CBD products is drawing attention to the medical potential of the compound. Read more

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“Like craft breweries creating their own craft industry, I feel that the hemp industry can be the same,” says Janet Gamble, co-founder of Turtle Creek Gardens. Read more

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Iowa is one of the most backward states when it comes to cannabis reform, and yet it’s still ahead of Wisconsin in many ways. Read more

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In line near midday on a Friday are a guy with a backpack, a suit on a cell phone, three chatty coeds and a middle-aged couple with a camera Read more

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Sally Schaeffer’s daughter, Lydia, suffers from two rare seizure disorders that prevent her from sleeping, thriving and living the life of an ordinary 6-year-old girl Read more

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Ten hours after Pearl Harbor burned and more than 2,000 Americans perished, the Japanese launched... Read more

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