Hemp, CBD, Marijuana: What’s the Difference?

The legalization of recreational marijuana has been a hot-button issue for years. As of January 2020, Illinois became the 11th state to authorize the sale of cannabis, whether for medicinal purposes or recreation. Although Colorado, Washington, Florida, California, Alaska, Maine, Michigan, Massachusetts, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, Illinois and District of Columbia have made the recreational use of cannabis legal, the federal government still considers it an illegal substance.

With more and more states allowing their residents to use marijuana, people aren’t just smoking it, they are using it to bake desserts, make candy, create meals and more.  But what are they really using?