Harvest season is a time of abundance on any farm, and as your cup overflows, you have the opportunity to share the fruits of your labor with your neighbors and community. Local orchards invite visitors to pick apples and make cider.
Marketers are selling products containing cannabidiol, or CBD, a chemical found in hemp, claiming benefits such as pain relief and stress reduction. But the actual effects are unclear, as is the legal landscape.
The new July point-of-sale data from BDS Analytics illustrates the short-term consequences of California’s adult-use cannabis regulations since Jan. 1, 2018. For example, there are 16 percent fewer cannabis brands on dispensary shelves since July 1.