Arcadia Biosciences Receives Its First Industrial Hemp Program License in Hawaii

Building on last week’s launch of Arcadia Specialty GenomicsTM, a new cannabis-dedicated division of the agricultural food ingredient company, Arcadia Biosciences, Inc.(NASDAQ: RKDA), today announced that it has been granted an Industrial Hemp Pilot Program (“HIHPP”) License by Hawaii’s Department of Agriculture. The license allows for the cultivation of industrial hemp in Hawaii for the purposes of agricultural and academic research. Hemp and hemp products produced under the program may be commercially sold. Continue reading “Arcadia Biosciences Receives Its First Industrial Hemp Program License in Hawaii”

Hawaii: Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Patients Wait Through Delays

Medical marijuana dispensaries are beginning to open in Hawaii, but they’re not allowed to sell their products.

Instead, the leafy medicinal greens they’ve harvested are sitting on a shelf unsold because nearly a year after dispensaries were legally allowed to open, the state has not yet certified any labs to run required safety tests. Continue reading “Hawaii: Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Patients Wait Through Delays”

Here’s what one dispensary in Hawaii plans on doing for patients and families

Pono Life Sciences Maui LLC unveiled the Kahului dispensary to a group of politicians, community leaders and others Friday. Continue reading “Here’s what one dispensary in Hawaii plans on doing for patients and families”