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Hemp Legalization in the United States

At the turn of the 20th century, there was a sudden shift in the nation’s attitude toward hemp. American farmers had been cultivating the plant since the 1600s; but when the recreational use of marijuana — a different strain of cannabis — was discovered, it incited a flood of research […]

Minorities in Cannabis Series: Cannabis and the LGBTQIA Communities

In past articles, Oov has explored different under-served communities and their relationships to cannabis, including women, immigrants, and African Americans. Each exploration presents an opportunity to learn about and become sensitive to the experiences of these groups. LGBTQIAPK+ communities are no different from other underrepresented communities in their relationships to […]

3 Engaging Apps for Cannabis Users

Technology and cannabis have found a perfect harmony in this new era of modern cannabis sales, culture, and consumption, and it’s bringing cannabis enthusiasts together in ways we could have never imagined in decades past. Anyone with a smartphone can take their cannabis use to new heights by accessing some […]