Wyoming

Wyoming Introduces Legislation to Regulate Cannabis

Wyoming just introduced legislation that could bring a legal cannabis industry to the predominantly conservative state.  The bill, known as House Bill 0209, was introduced by Representative Mike Yin and also backed by 13 other state lawmakers. The bill was assigned to the state House just this week. If the bill becomes a law, then the sale, purchase, possession, and cultivation of cannabis will become regulated and legal. Those over the age of 21 can have up to three ounces of flower, 16 ounces of cannabis product, 72 ounces of liquid product, and up to 30 grams of concentrate.  Those […]

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Wyoming Looks At Examples of Legal Cannabis In Neighboring States

Wyoming is now one of the last holdout states that hasn’t accepted legal cannabis, surrounded on all sides by legal states. It’s not clear exactly when they will join their neighbors, but they are already looking around to their legal counterparts for information on legalization.  The reason for this research is probably that the data shows residents are looking for more access to cannabis. A study from the University of Wyoming last month shows that more than half of residents support legalizations. Fifty-four percent, to be exact, say they support adult-use cannabis.  “This continues the steady increase in support observed […]

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Yesway Expands its CBD Beverage Set with Four New Brands – BevNET.com

Yesway is making a big statement in the CBD space by adding four new brands with 14 new SKUs in Packaged Beverage. The innovative convenience store chain now has the largest assortment of CBD beverages in the convenience store industry. The new brands being introduced are KILL CLIFF, DEFY, Weller and CBD Living Sparkling Water. As health and wellness items become increasingly important to today’s consumers, Yesway continues to pursue the most innovative, emerging products in the space. These four brands each offer unique health benefits in recognizable products that help bring CBD to consumers in underserved markets. DEFY is […]

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Casper hemp store hopes more community members learn about CBD – wyomingnewsnow.tv

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – Platte Hemp has been open since May and a co-owner said the business has been successful so far. She is hoping more community members come in and learn about the benefits of CBD. Alicia Watt, a co-owner, said she’s seen the benefits from the products they sell personally and from people close to her. “It’s helped my husband, kids, my parents and his parents,” Watt said. Watt said her products can help with physical pain like arthritis and mental health problems like anxiety and depression. They also have products that help with headaches too. […]

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Jay-Z’s Cannabis Line To Post Weed-Themed Billboards at Wyoming/Colorado State Line – Cowboy State Daily

***For All Things Wyoming, Sign-Up For Our Daily Newsletter*** By Ellen Fike, Cowboy State Daily Another mega-famous rapper has his eyes on the Mountain West, but for slightly different reasons than fellow celebrities like Kanye West and Nikki Sixx. Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, also known as “Beyonce’s husband,” announced his first cannabis line, Monogram, last week. To tie in with the launch, Carter and the Monogram team are launching a national awareness campaign to prompt discussions of mass incarcerations due to cannabis-related offenses, according to an announcement from the company. Beginning Tuesday, Monogram will have LED and mobile billboard trucks parked […]

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Bill could limit CBD, hemp products | Agribusiness – Wyoming Business Report

CODY — A new bill would hinder Cody resident Jacklyn Bullock’s ability to treat her lifelong pain without painkiller medication. “I had a really hard day and I was in a ton of pain and had one (CBD) sucker and all of a sudden I was relaxed and all of the pain kind of lifted away,” she said. A bill has been drafted in the Wyoming Legislature that would tighten regulation of cannabidiol (CBD) and hemp products in retail settings and restrict the variety of these products that can be sold. If passed, the bill would make it much harder […]

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