This 20 minute read and photos were submitted to us on request by the author, Tijmen Grooten who is doing his masters degree in International Development Sociology (using Cannabis in South Africa as a case study) at Wageningen University in the Netherlands. Let’s start with some context Since the end of the twentieth
As part of our #CannabisCanHelpSouthAfrica campaign, we are initiating discussions around our ideas for fair and equal regulations - which includes in our vision an Office of the Cannabis OmBUDSman. The Office of the Cannabis OmBUDsman is part of the "Sustainability & Comprehensiveness" section of our Full Spectrum Model for Policy Reform.
Industrial Cannabis is derived from the Cannabis plant, but particular cultivars contain low levels of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) which is the active ingredient found in parts of the Cannabis plant that induce psychoactive effects. Hemp is a sustainable alternative that can be used to make a multitude of different products, with the added benefit of
As part of Fields of Green for ALL’s #CannabisCanHelpSouthAfrica(CCHSA) campaign running for the month of June 2020, we will be unpacking a policy tool we’ve developed called the Full Spectrum Model, which aims to address concerns of inequality and corruption, as well as taking into account our country’s long standing history
It is complex, and has been the source of much debate in plant circles. When is hemp hemp and not cannabis, and how many species of weed are there, or are they all, ultimately, related? Since 1753, when the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus gave the name 'Cannabis sativa Linnaeus' to the common variety of 'hemp'
You don't get what you want unless you know what you want. A long time coming, our "Discussion Document" around what will happen after the eagerly awaited court decisions is now public. Fields of Green for ALL is looking forward to your comments, opinions, questions and answers. We are very grateful to the members of The
Your continued donations have enabled us to secure another star player, this time from the field of Cannabis industry. Why go to the ends of the earth to find an expert when we have one of the world's foremost hemp experts right here in South Africa? Your Indiegogo contributions mean we can fly Hemporium's Tony
After months of planning, we dived into the deep end and held an official launch function at The Living Room, Maboneng Precinct. It was great to see so many stalwarts of the cause in one place and everyone in the audience had one thing in common, they all want to be involved on the road