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4 Hemp Food Cos.

Four hemp food companies, especially with vegan meat and dairy alternatives: https://Planetbasedfoods.com https://neprafoods.com/ https://www.lettherebehempfoods.com/ https://www.hempwayfoods.com/ ...

Cannabinoid Metabolites as Inhibitors of CYP450 Enzymes, With Implications for Cannabis-drug Interactions

Cannabinoid metabolites as inhibitors of major hepatic CYP450 enzymes, with implications for cannabis-drug interactionsDrug Metabolism and Disposition; September 7, 2021 Abstract“THC competitively inhibited CYPs 1A2, 2B6, 2C9, and 2D6, CBD competitively inhibited CYPs 3A4, 2B6, 2C9, 2D6, and 2E1, and CBN competitively inhibited CYPs 2B6, 2C9, and 2E1. THC and CBD showed mixed-type inhibition for … Continue reading "Cannabinoid Metabolites as Inhibitors of CYP450 Enzymes, With Implications for Cannabis-drug Interactions" ...
The (Poly)Pharmacology of Cannabidiol in Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders: Molecular Mechanisms and Targets

The (Poly)Pharmacology of Cannabidiol in Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders: Molecular Mechanisms and Targets

The (Poly)Pharmacology of Cannabidiol in Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders: Molecular Mechanisms and TargetsInt. J. Mol. Sci. 2021, 22(9), 4876 Abstract“Cannabidiol (CBD), the major nonpsychoactive Cannabis constituent, has been proposed for the treatment of a wide panel of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders, including anxiety, schizophrenia, epilepsy and drug addiction due to the ability of its versatile … Continue reading "The (Poly)Pharmacology of Cannabidiol in Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders: Molecular Mechanisms and Targets" ...

Patent- METHOD AND COMPOSITION FOR TREATING EATING DISORDERS

Patent- METHOD AND COMPOSITION FOR TREATING EATING DISORDERS Abstract“Method and composition for treating eating disorders in humans and veterinary animals by administering a composition including: (i) mirtazapine, (ii) a cannabis compound and (iii) a fat-soluble vitamin.” ...

Performance Evaluation of Hemp Concrete by Non-destructive Test

Performance evaluation of hemp concrete by non-destructive testMaterials Today: Proceedings, available online 25 September 2021 Abstract“Non-destructive test (NDT) is used to find the physical properties of concrete without any destruction to the structure. There are various methods of NDT in order to calculate the strength of concrete members. Hemp is a type of agro-waste which … Continue reading "Performance Evaluation of Hemp Concrete by Non-destructive Test" ...

Cali Legalizes CBD… Or Did It?

California passed AB45 recently, which is being heralded as legalizing CBD in that state. But did it really? It banned the products of “chemical synthesis;” that’s a vague term, would it include decarboxylation? Delta-8? CBD > THC using an acid? CBD > THC > CBN? Although it left the door open to hemp smokables, California … Continue reading "Cali Legalizes CBD… Or Did It?" ...

CBG for Pain

I’m finding Cannabigerol (CBG) a potent pain med, at least for dental and jaw pain. I’m guessing my dose was around 100-200 mg. Like with CBD, if and how CBG works for pain will depend on the reason for the pain. I’ve noticed CBD is better for pain from inflammation than other causes, perhaps it’s … Continue reading "CBG for Pain" ...

Effect of malting on nutritional and antioxidant properties of the seeds of two industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) cultivars

Effect of malting on nutritional and antioxidant properties of the seeds of two industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) cultivars Food Chemistry, Available online 7 October 2021, 131348 •Effects of malting on the antioxidant and nutritional features of hempseeds were investigated. •Malting improved the antioxidant profile of hempseeds and increased their protein content without affecting the … Continue reading "Effect of malting on nutritional and antioxidant properties of the seeds of two industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) cultivars" ...

Myth Hemp

Here are some persistent myths regarding hemp: Hempcrete requires hemp (most of the millions of tons of ag waste burned every year can be used). Ricehouse even makes it out of waste rice hulls. Hemplastic requires hemp (ditto). CBD shrubs contain usable fiber (while tall stands bred for fiber work great for hurd and bast … Continue reading "Myth Hemp" ...

Evaluation of Hempseed Cake on Cattle Performance, Carcass Characteristics and Feeding Behavior in Finishing Diets

Evaluation of Hempseed Cake on Cattle Performance, Carcass Characteristics and Feeding Behavior in Finishing Diets Journal of Animal Science, Volume 99, Issue Supplement_3, November 2021, Pages 184–185, Published: 08 October 2021 “AbstractAs cannabinoid production continues to increase, there is increasing interest in feeding byproducts of industrial hemp production to livestock. An experiment using crossbred heifers … Continue reading "Evaluation of Hempseed Cake on Cattle Performance, Carcass Characteristics and Feeding Behavior in Finishing Diets" ...

USDA $ For Hemp Marketing Abroad

I did the USDA MAP program around 1999 for a few years, through WUSATA. Displayed hemp foods at the London Consulate for local buyers they assembled. The “killer app” would be to get a double booth in the USA pavilions at BioFach, Anuga, and national food trade shows in Europe and Asia, using MAP funds. … Continue reading "USDA $ For Hemp Marketing Abroad" ...
CBD Hempseed Oil Not a Novel Food

CBD Hempseed Oil Not a Novel Food

As I’ve been saying for years, hempseed oil which naturally contains CBD is not a Novel Food in UK and EU, nor an adulterated food in the US. At 0.2% max THC in UK and EU it could be 4% CBD, at 0.3% in US the hempseed oil could be 6% CBD. Hemp can have … Continue reading "CBD Hempseed Oil Not a Novel Food" ...
“Sativa” and “Indica” Are So 18th Century

“Sativa” and “Indica” Are So 18th Century

Sativa/Indica are ancient taxons for the sub-species of Cannabis, with little utility today. They are literally two hundred years old, and based on leaf shape and originally also on the latitude where Indica was believed to be found. “We wear Sativa, we smoke Indica,” meaning hemp tended to be mostly Sativa, and drug Cannabis Indica. … Continue reading "“Sativa” and “Indica” Are So 18th Century" ...

Increase Returns for Hemp Flowers

Want to increase economic returns for hemp flowers, beyond cannabinoids? Considering extracting the terpenes first, as steam-distilled essential oil. In the late-1990s, essential oil was considered the highest return possible for hemp, with revenues at ~$10,000/acre. Yield was about 1 liter per acre. Check out the References in the study for ideas on using it … Continue reading "Increase Returns for Hemp Flowers" ...

Hemp Check-off Program: A Very Bad Idea at a Very Bad Time

Some are talking about Check-off programs for hemp. That one of the two groups has a long history of hurting hemp, killing one market after another, is not surprising when you realize a Check-off program is unconstitutional, hurts U.S. farmers, and encourages imported hemp products. It’s also unfair as some segments will underwrite marketing for … Continue reading "Hemp Check-off Program: A Very Bad Idea at a Very Bad Time" ...