Hemp on the Hill – The Real Deal About Regulation of CBD

Hemp on the Hill – The Real Deal About Regulation of CBD

October 5, 2019 There is never a dull moment in the hemp industry these days. First, there are the daily changes and clarifications in hemp policy and law on state and national levels. Then there is an increasing amount of research promising to expand our knowledge of hemp uses and benefits. Understandably, there has been a struggle for [...] Read More
What You Eat (And When) May Affect Your CBD Absorption

What You Eat (And When) May Affect Your CBD Absorption

September 30, 2019 CBD oil is being used by individuals for an array of conditions—from insomnia to pain. While many are reporting great results, what if there were a way to get even better results? What if those improved results were achieved by simply adjusting the time you take your CBD and what’s in your stomach when you [...] Read More
9 New CBD Studies Ordered by the US Government

9 New CBD Studies Ordered by the US Government

September 25, 2019 For the 46 million Americans using CBD, more research to prove it works may be a moot point. But for the 86% of people who make up the rest of the non-CBD using population, there are nine new studies. This newly announced research may be just what the doctor ordered to encourage them to try [...] Read More
Seniors and CBD – How and Why Seniors are Turning to CBD

Seniors and CBD – How and Why Seniors are Turning to CBD

September 18, 2019 Did you know that although seniors account for just 12% of the U.S. population, they represent roughly 34% of all prescription medication use? In fact, most older adults take several medications to treat chronic illness according to HealthinAging.org. The use of medications is not surprising when one considers the fact that our bodies were, sadly, [...] Read More
What We Know (and What We Don’t) About CBD

What We Know (and What We Don’t) About CBD

September 11, 2019 There has been a mammoth increase in the use of CBD for a myriad of mental and physical conditions. More people than ever are asking questions about this newly discovered wonder of nature. Indeed, the need for high quality definitive research is greater than ever. In response to patient inquiries, just this month, the Mayo [...] Read More
Marijuana-CBD vs. Hemp-CBD—Is One Better Than The Other?

Marijuana-CBD vs. Hemp-CBD—Is One Better Than The Other?

August 31, 2019 With CBD oils and products appearing on shelves and on-line stores everywhere, the awareness of this product has increased tremendously. With this increase in awareness has come an obvious increase of questions. One of the key ones being, “What is the difference between CBD products? Is hemp-derived CBD or marijuana-derived CBD better? What about full-spectrum [...] Read More
Legal Update on Marijuana and Hemp Law Enforcement

Legal Update on Marijuana and Hemp Law Enforcement

August 24, 2019 With the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, hemp was effectively legalized in all 50 states. The bill removed hemp from the DEA’s schedule 1 narcotics list. This opened the doors for farmers across the country to plant this versatile crop. However that didn't necessarily clear the air for everyone in the hemp industry or [...] Read More
57% of Arthritis Sufferers Take CBD (should you?)

57% of Arthritis Sufferers Take CBD (should you?)

August 17, 2019 Pain. Stiffness. Swelling. Redness. And, worst of all, a decreased range of motion affecting everyday living. These are all symptoms of arthritis—a disease that is the leading cause of disability among adults in the U.S. About 54 million adults have doctor-diagnosed arthritis and that number is expected to rise to 78 million by 2040! With [...] Read More
Hemp Legal in Ohio! Governor Signs CBD Bill Into Law

Hemp Legal in Ohio! Governor Signs CBD Bill Into Law

August 10, 2019 Hemp Legal in Ohio as of July 25th 2019! Legislative actions affecting the farming and distribution of hemp products are being passed at an amazing rate. In fact, Law.com reports that it’s rare a day goes by without changes in how the hemp industry is regulated. The most recent major legislative action happened in Ohio, [...] Read More
Insomnia and CBD – Will CBD Help Me Sleep?

Insomnia and CBD – Will CBD Help Me Sleep?

July 30, 2019 If you arrived on this page because you Googled: “I can’t sleep.” “Can CBD oil help insomnia?” “Get me to sleep before I go crazy!” or some other such phrase, this article is for you. Maybe it’s 2 am right now and your tired eyes are searching for answers to help you sleep. Maybe it’s [...] Read More
Oregon State University Takes State to Next Level in Hemp Industry

Oregon State University Takes State to Next Level in Hemp Industry

July 27, 2019 There are a lot of special things about Oregon. It is the home to the deepest lake in the U.S. (Crater Lake), the smallest park in the world (Mills End Park), AND the most ghost towns in the country. Just this month, Oregon got something else to be proud of when Oregon State University (OSU) [...] Read More
CBD Topicals, Terpenes and Treatment (for your skin!)

CBD Topicals, Terpenes and Treatment (for your skin!)

July 21, 2019 Have you ever wanted to walk barefoot in the sand but instead found yourself opting for jeans and sneakers? Yea, it’s 85 degrees outside and you are sweating your butt off, but if you have suffered from a skin condition on your feet or legs, you may know the feeling of choosing a heatstroke over [...] Read More
Bringing Small Farms Back to Life—Fusion CBD Contract Farms – Part 3

Bringing Small Farms Back to Life—Fusion CBD Contract Farms – Part 3

July 18, 2019 Farming can be tough. Farming a crop that has only recently been recognized as fully legal is even tougher. In Part 1 of our series, Bringing Small Farms Back to Life, we shared lessons learned by Fusion CBD founders Adam Kurtz and Ed McCauley as they established their first farm and created Fusion CBD in [...] Read More
Bringing Small Farms Back to Life—Friebel Fusion CBD Farm – Part 2

Bringing Small Farms Back to Life—Friebel Fusion CBD Farm – Part 2

July 6, 2019 What do you do when you have a bunch of land, an entrepreneurial spirit, and you don’t want to farm cattle and throw music festivals anymore? For Debbie and Billy Friebel, the answer was to partner up with Adam Kurtz and Ed McCauley. The Friebels now partner with Fusion to grow hemp buds for CBD [...] Read More
Bringing Small Farms Back to Life—Fusion Family Farms – Part 1

Bringing Small Farms Back to Life—Fusion Family Farms – Part 1

July 2, 2019 You may never have thought about it, but we owe a lot to farming. Farming is one of man’s oldest professions. Thanks to farming, we are no longer wandering around hunting for wild game. As far back as 10,000 years ago, farming enabled families and communities to settle in one place and build permanent towns [...] Read More
Vitamin D and CBD: Natural Remedies for Treatment?

Vitamin D and CBD: Natural Remedies for Treatment?

June 15, 2019 Remember the song “Looking for love in all the wrong places?” Well, it seems that modern man tends to do the same thing when it comes to health solutions. Pharmaceutical companies spend billions of dollars on this or that pill, could it be possible that for some of the solutions to disease, all we need [...] Read More
What is Mindfulness and How CBD Can Help You Achieve It

What is Mindfulness and How CBD Can Help You Achieve It

June 6, 2019 Have you ever experienced lingering annoying thoughts? Or had thoughts race around your mind like a matchbox car on a toy racetrack? Feeling unsettled, confused, and restless is not uncommon. And it’s no wonder we feel a little frantic these days. People are dealing with economic pressures, social and political discord, and any number of [...] Read More
CBD and Maintaining Healthy Balance in Your Body

CBD and Maintaining Healthy Balance in Your Body

May 28, 2019 Personal balance seems to be on everyone's lips these days. You need to strive for it, read books about it, practice it, eat to achieve it, however—what does it really mean. It is like a popular song on the radio that's in everyone's head, but no one really knows the lyrics. People can guess at [...] Read More
CBD Oil – Is it an Answer for Anxiety?

CBD Oil – Is it an Answer for Anxiety?

May 22, 2019 Politicians are talking about it, celebrities are using it, and stores with CBD in the window are popping up everywhere. But what is CBD Oil actually? And can it REALLY help ease the symptoms of anxiety, the most common mental illness in the U.S.? Cannabis and CBD CBD is a cannabinoid—a chemical compound found in [...] Read More
CBD for Men vs. Women (The Difference)

CBD for Men vs. Women (The Difference)

May 14, 2019 We may all have two eyes, a nose, and a mouth, but when it comes to what is going on inside our bodies, men and women are very different. So it makes sense that men and women would also be affected differently by what we put in our bodies. When it comes to CBD oil, [...] Read More
How (and Why) CBD Exploded Onto the Scene

How (and Why) CBD Exploded Onto the Scene

May 9, 2019 The public awareness about CBD has changed since Fusion CBD first started raising hemp and selling CBD Oil in 2014. And this has not just been a little change—it is a lot. CBD Oil was at the time an almost completely unknown substance. Now it seems to be popping up everywhere touted as relief for [...] Read More
4 Real Benefits of CBD Oil and Possible Side Effects

4 Real Benefits of CBD Oil and Possible Side Effects

April 30, 2019 Life is about choices. There are risks and benefits that one must consider when making those choices. None of us has a crystal ball to see the future. So it is wise to take some time to make sure that the potential benefits of our choices outweigh the risks. Understanding benefits and risks is especially [...] Read More
Celebrities, Depression & CBD

Celebrities, Depression & CBD

April 21, 2019 The statements “That is so depressing,” and “I am so depressed,” are only a few letters apart, yet their meaning is greatly different. Who hasn’t said the first and felt the second? That’s normal some of the time. But sadly, for millions of Americans, including some of our biggest celebrities, the second, “I am so [...] Read More
4 Things You May Not Know About Who’s Using CBD

4 Things You May Not Know About Who’s Using CBD

April 13, 2019 OK, so here you are, reading about who’s using CBD and wondering to yourself, “Do I fit into this category?” You have probably, by this time, sorted out the difference between CBD-only products and marijuana. They are obviously not the same thing or taken for the same reasons. If it took you a while to [...] Read More
The Strange Case of Mr. Anslinger and Cannabis

The Strange Case of Mr. Anslinger and Cannabis

April 6, 2019 Hemp is an amazing plant. Not only is Hemp the source of CBD, the primary healing component in Fusion CBD’s products, hemp is used in a number of other industries. Hemp can be used for: Food and supplements for both humans and animals Body oils and lotions Oil based products like candles, lanterns, and paint [...] Read More
CBD for Pets — Is it Right for Fido?

CBD for Pets — Is it Right for Fido?

March 16, 2019 There is honestly nothing we wouldn’t do for Fido right? (Or Sparky, or Howie or whatever name you have chosen for your beloved four-legged friend.) That is why a growing number of owners are turning to CBD to help their pets. Here, in a nutshell, is what we can tell you about the use of [...] Read More
How Does CBD Make You Feel?

How Does CBD Make You Feel?

February 23, 2019 A common question for everyone is “How does CBD make you feel?” That's not surprising. CBD comes from hemp, a variety of the cannabis plant. And if there is one thing that most of us grew up learning it was: Cannabis = Marijuana = Getting High. The fact is, there is a lot more to [...] Read More
PTSD and CBD for Veterans

PTSD and CBD for Veterans

February 16, 2019 Name a group of Americans that should be supported and helped. Many of us will come up with a variety of answers. One group generally stands out for most people (unless they are a jerk of course) and that is our nation’s military veterans. In a national survey done by the Pew Research Center, 75% [...] Read More
Rolled CBD / Smokable Hemp—Past and Present

Rolled CBD / Smokable Hemp—Past and Present

February 9, 2019 If you feel a bit nostalgic as you inhale your rolled CBD hemp cone—it’s for good reason. People have been smoking hemp for thousands of years—in Asia and the middle east. For a long time “vaping” was the exact method used to inhale. No, not that kind of vaping—the "old-timey" method where they would put [...] Read More
CBD Hemp Genetics and Goldendoodles

CBD Hemp Genetics and Goldendoodles

February 2, 2019 We realize that headline is a bit of a head scratcher. But bear with us as we take you through the world of CBD hemp genetics and that lovely breed of dog. Hemp and CBD are becoming more and more a part of people’s daily lives. (Yay!) So it is not uncommon to hear and [...] Read More
Sports and the Benefits of CBD for Muscle Pain and Soreness

Sports and the Benefits of CBD for Muscle Pain and Soreness

January 26, 2019 "No Pain, No Gain." We have all heard it, and maybe it is true. With the growing use of CBD for muscle pain and soreness, perhaps we can now have more gain with less pain. So, whether you are a looking to get in shape in the New Year, a currently committed workout champ or [...] Read More
Government Gets Something Done! The Farm Bill.

Government Gets Something Done! The Farm Bill.

January 19, 2019 Let's face it. It seems that our government is just not working well right now. The government shut down, at the time of this writing, is already the longest in history. However the Farm Bill of 2018 is a stand out of bipartisan work given this divided nation. Let's pick an adjective to describe the [...] Read More
A Hemp Business is Born – Fusion CBD

A Hemp Business is Born – Fusion CBD

January 12, 2019 If you had asked either of Fusion CBD’s Founders in 2008 if they would be in the hemp business in ten years, neither would have come guessed it. But in reality, the building blocks were already in place for that to happen. Adam Kurtz grew up in upstate New York, a third generation farmer. But [...] Read More
A Tale of CBD Oil and the Terpene

A Tale of CBD Oil and the Terpene

January 5, 2019 What is a terpene? And what does it have to do with CBD? By now you may have read or heard something about CBD which is why you are here reading this. Well, at Fusion CBD we want you to be an informed consumer. Because CBD is hugely beneficial for a lot of people with [...] Read More
New CBD Topicals – CBD Cream & Soap

New CBD Topicals – CBD Cream & Soap

November 18, 2018 We are excited to announce a new line of CBD cream, soap, salves and additional tinctures! Our "New CBD Fall Line" is one of the most anticipated releases for us. Topical CBD applications are a great additional way for you to enjoy the benefits of CBD. OK, maybe “New CBD Fall Line” is stretching it [...] Read More
Is Hemp CBD Oil legal? Why is this even a question?

Is Hemp CBD Oil legal? Why is this even a question?

November 13, 2018 Many have experienced the benefits of Hemp CBD Oil (just type in #CBDtestimonials in Instagram to see for yourself). Some are big benefits (no more seizures!) others in smaller ways (feeling more calm, sleeping better and so on.) All of this with no psychoactive element — you are not getting high. When we got into [...] Read More
Full-Spectrum CBD vs. Isolate CBD – What is the difference?

Full-Spectrum CBD vs. Isolate CBD – What is the difference?

November 9, 2018 Are you looking at whether full-spectrum CBD or isolate CBD is the best way for you to go? It can be a challenging question and there are definitely two sides to the discussion. As with just about anything, the choice you make is up to you and what you are looking for. In speaking to [...] Read More