New England


Maine adult-use cannabis sales jumped 45% in July, to nearly $10 million

Officials say it’s likely that summer tourism, market growth and the Fourth of July ...

Marco SIlva 9 Aug 2021

Federal judge hears arguments over Maine’s medical cannabis seller residency requirement

PORTLAND, Maine — U.S. District Judge Nancy Torresen heard oral arguments on the case in ...

Marco SIlva 17 Jul 2021

Hemp Farming and Slavery: A Story of Exploit and Shame

Slave labor brought this labor-intensive crop to prominence in centuries past. As the hemp industry ...

Monica Donovan 30 Jun 2020
New England

What’s Next for New England?

Special thanks to David Silberman, Jarred Moffat and Matt Simon, who contributed reporting and interviews ...

Kathryn Blume 22 Jul 2019

Vermont Agency of Agriculture Responds to Maine CBD Product Ban

In response to inquiries from Vermont hemp farmers, processors, and product-makers unsettled by Maine’s ...

Heady Vermont Staff 6 Feb 2019

Citing FDA, Maine Takes Steps to End Sales of CBD to Public

On Friday, the Portland Press Herald reported that in the last week, the Maine Department ...

Heady Vermont Staff 2 Feb 2019

Battlefield Tested, Cannabis Cured: New England Veterans Alliance

Doc Vines, President of New England Veterans Association – Vermont, was deployed to Afghanistan in 2011 as ...

Kathryn Blume 28 May 2018

First New England Cannabis Convention In Vermont Sells Out Exhibitor Booths

Vermont Lt. Governor David Zuckerman to deliver keynote address. The Vermont cannabis community is counting ...

Kathryn Blume 2 Apr 2018