“We're open to the possibility,” said David Winternheimer with Pacific Star Labs, a cannabis testing facility in Los Angeles. “I think- like everyone- we want to help out in this crisis,”...(Read More...)
The impact of COVID-19 on cannabis retail sales in the United States has been mixed with an episode of surge buying followed by lower sales at the end of March. The cannabis industry’s status as an essential business makes a difference. Safety tips for dispensary operators are provided.
Cannabis scientists have skills that can help during this crisis. Cannabis labs even have instruments that can be used for COVID-19 testing. The National COVID-19 Research Volunteer Database, recently launched by Harvard Postdoc, Michael Wells, is encouraging US-based life sciences scientists to sign-up. (Read More...)