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MEDICAL CANNABIS IS NOT REACHING NHS PATIENTS | Why Is It Not A Formality By Now?
The United Kingdom are the largest cultivators of cannabis for the extraction of cannabinoids. We produce 95 tons a year, but we somehow cannot deliver the drug to patients and they become reliant on imports from Holland and Canada
HEALTH: TRUTH OR SCARE | Angela Rippon Discussing Cannabis Oil
In their opening episode, they look at cutting-edge treatments for serious conditions, with Angela taking cannabis oil to see if it’s the miracle cure that some people claim. Rippon and Kevin Duala return with the series that goes behind the confusing headlines to sort the science from the scare stories.
CANOPY GROWTH CEO | To Be Expected, More Canadian Pot Companies To Borrow U.S. Playbook
Canopy Growth’s deal to acquire the right to eventually buy U.S. pot operator Acreage Holdings for US$3.4 billion may be the first such deal involving a Canadian cannabis company, but it likely won’t be the last. That’s according to Canopy’s CEO Bruce Linton who told BNN Bloomberg on Tuesday that now that the company wrote the playbook on how to enter the U.S., other companies will likely make similar moves to enter the world’s biggest cannabis market.
DEPLETED POT SUPPLY | Does This Means Producers are Playing catch-up in 2019?
According to recent data from Health Canada, the country’s regulator of legal and medical cannabis, about 15,000 kilograms of recreational pot were sold in the first two months of 2019, a marked decline from October and November when a total of 22,000 kilograms were sold.
100,000 + ATTENDED 420 VANCOUVER 2019 | Cypress Hill Headlining
There are speakers, artists, politicians, musicians, performers, vendors, entrepreneurs, and community members of all kinds.
4/20 Vancouver is one of the oldest 4/20 gatherings in the world, beginning at Vancouver’s Victory Square in April 1995. The rally evolved into a bigger protest at the Vancouver Art Gallery in the centre of the city, before moving to the more spacious and accommodating Sunset Beach park in 2016.
CBD SNACK BARS HIT THE UK MARKET | CBD, In Excess Of £100 million Per Annum To The British Economy
Growth of the UK’s CBD industry has been spectacular in the last three years. Amkeu’s CEO, J.D. Furlong commented: “Consumption of CBD in its various forms is steadily on the rise and we’re incredibly excited to launch the UK’s first CBD snack bar. Our team of experts has a wealth of knowledge of the benefits of CBD and understands how it can help a generation reaching the point of burnout to find some much-needed balance.”
THE SOUTH AMERICAN MARKET | Brazil, Chile, Peru and Colombia All On The Radar
Verdemed has senior management in Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Canada. The Company business plan includes building management teams and pharmaceutical regulatory affairs partnerships in Argentina, Mexico and Peru. Verdemed intends to establish an extensive business footprint for medical cannabis and cannabinoid-based pharmaceuticals covering all of the largest jurisdictions in Latin America.
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