Hemp Based Brands AND NFTs With a Purpose

Recently, M2Bio Sciences launched 100% biodegradable surfboards, first of their kind in Africa. A team of highly skilled engineers are working to create these ten surfboards entirely out of hemp and mycelium. Inspired by the resurgence of psychedelic art and the work the company is doing in the realm of psilocybin research, all surfboards feature […]

Agriculture dept to start issuing hemp production permits in October, says Didiza

About high time, some will say, but the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development will begin issuing and monitoring permits for the production of hemp in South Africa. Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Minister Thoko Didiza made this announcement on Thursday when she presented her department’s budget vote to a virtual sitting […]

Are Grow Clubs Legal in SA?

As of September 2018, South Africa decriminalised cannabis for private use. In addition to This was great news for those who no longer wanted to buy their bud con the sly, but it is kind of complicated for everyone else. The government didn’t make cannabis use legal, and it also didn’t decriminalise production. What does […]

What do the 2020 Elections Mean for Cannabis Legalisation in the US (and Around the World)

Despite its turbulent history and not-so-stellar international reputation, the U.S. still holds a large degree of influence over cultural trends in the world. With issues such as gay marriage and cannabis, elected officials have often been slow to budge. However, things start to be shifting in favour of marijuana legalisation, and Joe Biden’s recent victory […]

Three Major Events for Cannabis in South Africa So Far

The 2020 U.S. elections were good news for cannabis laws in the U.S. – several states voted to legalise it for medicinal or recreational use. But it’s not all about the Americans – South Africa has seen some cannabis-related updates too. Although the cannabis industry is still far from legal, these small changes might be […]

Best Shows/YouTube Clips to Watch While High

What’s better than relaxing by the tv and passing around a joint? Maybe the tv is background noise – or maybe that’s your friends. Either way, no one wants to waste time scrolling through Youtube or Netflix when there is weed to be smoked. So to save you some time, here are our recommendations for […]

Cheeba Cannabis Academy Opens Africa’s First Campus in Gauteng

The burgeoning SA cannabis industry has taken a foundational step forward with the announcement from trailblazer, Cheeba Africa that they are opening the first dedicated cannabis education campus on the African continent. Cheeba Africa has already established a solid online education offering through its international partnership with Medical Marijuana 411 – the global leader in […]

How South Africa Can Learn from Colorado’s Cannabis Taxation Model

There are many reasons to want to go to Colorado, including the weather, the sights, and the local wildlife. However, in 2012 the state of Colorado created another incentive to visit, when they legalised the production, purchase, and consumption of cannabis. This legislation also came with a tax, the first $40 million of which every […]

Can Cannabis Help Women Struggling with Menopause?

Almost 30 million women in the world are currently going through menopause, and are suffering symptoms such as hot flashes, mood swings, and night sweats. The usual treatment for these symptoms tends to be hormone therapy, which comes with a slew of side effects itself. Maybe that’s why a study has found that a number […]