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California Regulators Prepare for the Champagne of Cannabis

The first-of-its-kind Cannabis Appellation Program will allow for place-of-origin branding. At the final public hearing this week, growers emphasized the importance of “terroir” baseline standards.

California
New York

New York’s Cannabis Advisory Board Kicks Off

The objective of the Board is to provide suggestions to regulators and lawmakers with regard to the cannabis industry, and to administer community reinvestment fund grants.

UK/Europe

Europe’s Food Safety Authority Holds Listening Session on CBD in Food

Much like in the US, regulators in Europe are grappling with the safety of CBD, as it is already widely used among consumers.