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Annual Marijuana Business | blackbirdfarmsco.com

MJBizDaily launches annual cannabis industry survey to collect key business data

Marijuana Business Daily has launched its seventh annual survey of cannabis industry executives and investors, an undertaking that’s intended to help the Colorado-based company provide key market, financial and operational data for businesses and entrepreneurs. Owners, founders and executives with dispensaries/retail stores,

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Forerunner to Hempcrete | blackbirdfarmsco.com

Forerunner to Hempcrete Introduced to America in 1892

The year was 1892. Workers were transforming Chicago to get ready for the World’s Fair to be held in the city, otherwise known as the Chicago World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893. The fair was a huge deal. Visitors were expected from all over America and from around…

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CBD for Dogs | blackbirdfarmsco.com

CBD for Dogs: Real Relief, or a Tall Tail?

Every day, more and more people are integrating CBD oil into their daily routines. They add it to their food, apply it to their skin, vape it, and find countless other ways to make CBD part of their lives. Unsurprisingly, some have even begun giving CBD to their pets….

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Truck Transport Shipping | blackbirdfarmsco.com

Interstate hemp commerce under fire despite Farm Bill assurances

Hemp entrepreneurs are facing jail time and hefty legal fees for transporting the plant across state lines, despite a federal guarantee that states can’t block legal hemp transport. Massive police seizures in Idaho and Oklahoma raised questions about how state and local law enforcement are supposed to tell the difference between hemp and marijuana.

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Canada Marijuana | blackbirdfarmsco.com

Canada marijuana titans flexing into US hemp industry

Flush with cash and looking for a toehold in the United States, Canadian marijuana companies are making big investments in hemp. Consider: Canopy Growth (NYSE: CGC), an Ontario marijuana producer that snagged an investment for 5 billion Canadian dollars ($3.8 billion) from a New York alcohol company, recently announced it is entering the U.S. hemp market.

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Uruguay Hemp Industry | blackbirdfarmsco.com

Uruguay continues Latin American cannabis leadership with hemp industry

Uruguay, often recognized as the pioneer in legalized recreational marijuana, is also building a solid foundation to support its hemp industry. “Uruguay is an agricultural country with a clear regulatory framework that offers attractive conditions for large-scale outdoor cultivation (of hemp),” said Maria Belen Algorta, who oversees Uruguay operations for Australia-based Ecofibre. “As far as

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