As the State Blesses CBD, de Blasio Bans It

“In the final hours of the state legislative session, Albany overwhelmingly passed landmark legislation creating a regulatory framework for the use of CBD in products. Ironically, this occurred just a few days before the July 1 deadline set by New York City for removal by retailers of food and beverage products that contain CBD. The […]

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City Hampers Cuomo’s Vision For Hemp

Op-Ed: City Hampers Cuomo’s Vision For Hemp Source Botanica owner Andrew Rosner recently contributed this op-ed to Crain’s New York responding to a raid on a legal hemp business last fall. Farmers, like all business owners, base decisions on perceived market stability and consumer demand. When markets become difficult to predict based on mixed messages […]

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