Hemp Industry to Remain Strong in 2017

  Happy New Year from all of us here at US Hemp Wholesale! 2016 was a very exciting year in our industry —and we’re looking forward to an even stronger 2017. We will be rolling out new tools to our partners in 2017. These tools will help you better educate your customers about the benefits

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7 CBD Facts for Everyone

7 CBD Facts for Everyone

1.) What is CBD, Literally? CBD, THC and all the other acronyms in-between are cannabinoids; chemical compounds from the cannabis plant. There are 80+ of these compounds, but CBD and THC are by far the most common. 2.) You’re Not Getting High Let’s clear some confusion about cannabis. The reason people experience psychoactive (“high”) effects from

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CBD Hemp Oil for Your Skin

If you have never tried a hemp oil massage, now is your chance. While a few states in the US have created laws in favor of medical marijuana, there are products made from imported hemp that are legal in all 50 states. As it turns out, hemp may provide benefits for your skin in the

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Virginia Medical Marijuana Legalized for Epilepsy

February 10th marks a huge win for residents of Virginia suffering from epilepsy, after HB 1445 overwhelmingly passed (37-1) in the Senate. What does this mean for Virginia? Virginia will now join the bolstering list of US states with legal medical marijuana laws, not recreational. House Bill 1445 allows residents to pursue a certification by

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Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2015 Filed in the US Senate

Senate Bill 134, or the “Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2015” is aiming to legalize industrial hemp cultivation nationwide by removing hemp (containing 0.3% THC or less) from the Schedule I controlled substances list. The bill has bipartisan support and is sponsored by Sen Ron Wyden, with co-sponsors Senators McConnell, Jeff Merkley and Rand Paul.

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Positive Effects of CBD for Sleep Disorders

Cannabis is one of the most important plants used in the manufacture of various dietary supplements, food, clothing, and more throughout the world; and is an investigational ingredient in numerous recent studies. Cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are the two major chemical compounds found in cannabis, however it is only THC that has the psychoactive effect

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Cannabidiol CBD Antidepressant Effects

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non-psychotomimetic compound found in the industrial hemp plant, known to induce antidepressant effects in animals among other potential therapeutic benefits. Medical researchers have found this non-psychoactive hemp constituent to be a major phytocannabinoid with a suspected wider scope of pharmacological applications than tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Cannabidiol is currently being studied for its

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Hemp Oil Nutritional Benefits

Industrial hemp is a versatile plant that is harvested for a number of commercial uses including rope, paper and textiles. Hemp also has a variety of health benefits and has been used as a food for centuries. The major benefits associated with consumption of industrial hemp include reduced inflammation, improved heart and immune function, reduced

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Cannabidiol PTSD Treatment Studies

Everyone knows when your life is threatened or endangered it is natural to feel fear, and a lot of it. The “fight or flight” response is so deeply ingrained in the human brain it’s almost instinctual. But when that system breaks down or begins to short-circuit the result is debilitating and very hard to control.

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