Category Archives: Industry

SEEDSMAN SPECIAL | UK REPORT

HOW ACCESSIBLE IS MEDICAL CANNABIS IN THE UK? When the British government approved medical cannabis on November 1st 2018, many people naturally assumed that they would soon be able to receive their medical marijuana from the NHS. Yet according to a study that appeared last month in the Journal of Psychopharmacology, only 12 prescriptions for unlicensed cannabis-based products have so

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THE FUTURE OF FIBRE | The definitive map of hemp’s full potential

Hemp Manifesto 1. EU Member States should allocate part of direct subsidies for the develop- ment of hemp production.2. The contribution to the environment of the hemp plant should be recognized and the use of hemp for carbon farming encouraged. 3. Member States should not apply drug control laws to hemp and its deriva- tives as long as THC limits

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The November Roundup @ The Hemp Club

Canopy Growth unveils portfolio of cannabis-infused products FDA warns 15 companies for illegally selling various products containing Cannabidiol as agency details safety concerns Early talks underway on future of Denmark’s medical cannabis pilot program Cannabis Producer Khiron Gets First Approval For Colombian Export, Domestic Sale of High-THC Extract EU should adopt German standards on medical cannabis, campaigners say Israel unveils

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August Bank Holiday @ The Hemp Club

Maltese companies acquire manufacturing facility for medicinal cannabis production Satipharm is developing oil and capsule products for sale in Europe. (Canada) Australian company Cannatrek has been given the final green light to develop the $160 million plant near Shepparton. ‘CannAcubed Pte Ltd.’ delivered its first CBD supply to one of Hong Kong’s most respected publicly listed pharmaceutical Companies – ‘Sanai

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UK & IRELAND SPECIAL REPORT | MEDICAL CANNABIS AND CBD

Medical cannabis: ‘Not enough evidence to prescribe’, say NICE – despite law change. Despite medical cannabis now being legal on the NHS, a limited number of prescriptions have been granted since the law change and some parents are having to pay thousands for import licences and private prescriptions. ExCeL LONDON, 27 & 28 NOV 2019 |10AM – 5PM WEDS & THURS. If

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Saturday Markets Round up @ The Hemp Club | 29th June 2019

Pot stocks among biggest market losers in second quarter: Cannabis investors must have a pretty strong stomach after what the sector went through in the past quarter. Canadian pot stocks were among the biggest laggards in the second quarter of 2019 for a myriad of reasons, ranging from softer-than-expected sales to supply chain issues that continue to punish the sector. The

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Solstice Special *Cannabis Europa, 2019* @ TheHempClub.co.uk

Explore the State of the European Medical Cannabis Industry at Cannabis Europa 2019 English After a year of rapid change, leaders will gather in London to discuss what lies ahead for the medical cannabis industry in Europe On 24th-25th of June 2019, South Bank Centre: The leaders of the medical cannabis industry will gather in the heart of the city at London’s

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BANK HOLIDAY REPORT @ TheHempClub.co.uk

UK’s 1st Ever Medicinal Cannabis and Cannabinoids Trade Show. Respectable Researchers, scientists, agri-tech, pharma experts, regulators, investors, entrepreneurs & 80 exhibitors will share their knowledge about the flourishing medicinal cannabis industry at Europe CBD Expo. Tickets (NOT AN AFFILIATE) Knowing what you want, and why is always a good start. Hemp offers a potentially lucrative alternative to regular crops. It

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Weekend EU RoundUp @ TheHempClub.co.uk

EUROPEAN NEWS: 250 doctors qualified to prescribe medicinal cannabis in Luxembourg… Hemp food stakeholders in Europe have taken a stand over hemp extracts in Germany after that country’s Federal Office of Consumer … CBD In Spain: Hemp Market Neglected In Spain Due To EU CBD Ban… Boulder, Colorado, April 18, 2019: Mile High Labs, the largest extractor of CBD isolate in

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First Wednesday Report @ The Hemp Club

First Wednesdays sponsored by BLUME https://www.blumejobs.com/: BLUME, Europe’s first cannabis recruitment consultancy, designed solely to align talent within the legal cannabis industry The event was hosted and organized by Hanway Assiociates at the Institute of Directors in the Nash Room. This exquisite large room allowed them to both accommodate their growing network, and feature insightful panels of experts and leaders

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Wednesday Report @ The Hemp Club

ICBC Barcelona 2019 In Pictures, Setting the Stage for Berlin! Published By Anthony Johnson on March 18, 2019  The International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) first made its foray into Europe three years ago in Berlin, and is gearing up to return to that great city for the third straight year this March 31st to April 2nd. Before heading to Germany, the ICBC made a stop

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SATURDAY ROUND UP @ THE HEMP CLUB

FastForward Invests GBP2 Million In Medical Cannabis Firm EMMAC Second medical cannabis investment after successful Nuuvera Inc. investment in 2017 The Board of AIM-listed FastForward Innovations Limited, trading under the symbol FFWD, is pleased to announce that the Company has today subscribed for 6,666,667 new shares in EMMAC Life Sciences Limited (“EMMAC”) at a price of £0.30 per share for

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Friday Special @ The Hemp Club

Lab Testing Reveals Banned Chemicals In Multiple Cannabis Samples In Los Angeles Before you make a purchase, make sure you’re buying cannabis from a fully licensed and reputable dispensary… Aurora Cannabis Shares Climb on News of Medical Marijuana Deal in Portugal Cannabis stocks were mostly higher on Tuesday, as investors digested the latest flurry of announcements from companies in the

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WEDNESDAY MARKET REPORT | WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION REMOVES CANNABIS STIGMA

‘Zelda’ Engages International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute for Clinical Trial and Regulatory Expertise.  Zelda Therapeutics Ltd has engaged with the International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute (ICCI) to support the Company’s clinical trial programmes in autism, opioid reduction, and insomnia. Zelda Therapeutics Ltd is an Australian-based bio-pharmaceutical company developing a range of cannabinoid-based formulations for the treatment of avariety of medical

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Wednesday Market Report | DEM Regenerative Resources!

The Hidden Costs Of The Cannabis Business Forbes There’s a common perception that the cannabis business is the modern-day gold rush — that there’s plenty of money to be made by anyone willing to work hard enough… 41 Top Revenue Generating Cannabis Stocks Ranked as of February 1st Of the companies that report in Canadian dollars, Aphria (TSX: APHA) (NYSE: APHA) and Organigram (TSXV:

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Green-Tech-Tuesday: MOTORLEAF GOING DUTCH

Automation by Artificial Intelligence Aimed to go Mainstream in Greenhouses with Dutch-Canadian Partnership January 31, 2019 8:01:00 AM EST FULL ARTICLE AND THANKS TO: https://motorleaf.com/ Photo by Jace & Afsoon on Unsplash Montreal start-up, Motorleaf, partners with greenhouse supplier, Cultilene, to provide cutting-edge technology to growers impacted by slim profits, severe labour shortages. [RIJEN, NL & MONTREAL, CAN; January 31, 2019] Commercial greenhouses

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World Health Organization Announces Scientific Consensus on Medical Cannabis

ICCI BREAKING NEWS | PRESS RELEASE 1st February 2019 Medical Cannabis Policy Now in the Hands of UN Commission on Narcotics Drugs In a historical statement published today, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced its recommendation to Governments to delete cannabis and cannabis resin from Schedule IV of the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs. Schedule IV of the Single Convention

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Wednesday Market Report| 16.01.19 @ The Hemp Club

FULL STORY & ARTICLE SOURCE IN THE HEADER IN EACH ARTICLE, MANY THANKS 1. New York State Senator Diane Savino on the Future of NY Pot New York State Senator Diane Savino sits down with the Hash’s Max Savage Levenson to discuss the state’s imminent adult-use market, and what that means for racial equity, the state’s huge black market, unregulated

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BOXING DAY TOP 3 MARKET REPORTS

Thailand Approves Medicinal Cannabis Thailand’s parliament has voted to approve cannabis for medical use, with a key lawmaker calling it a “New Year’s gift” to the Thai people. Recreational use will remain illegal. South Carolina Bill Would Decriminalize Marijuana And Hash Possession Legislation to decriminalise the possession of marijuana and hash has been prefiled in South Carolina’s Legislature. South Carolina House

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Green Tech Tuesday: Leapfroging Old Technology, A Switch To Innovative Solutions

With the marijuana industry growing each year as more and more states legalize, there are also concerns as how to regulate a product that is infamously secretive and under the radar. Blockchain technology has been trying to offer some answers to a lot of the questions raised, concerning how to legally sell a product that’s been illegal for so long.

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The Hemp Club Wednesday Market Review 19.12.18

Will California’s Section 5032 Disrupt the Cannabis Market? On December 7, 2018, California’s three cannabis licensing authorities submitted final versions of the state cannabis regulations scheduled to be approved by January 16, 2019. California’s Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) submitted a final version of Section 5032 of the regulations that substantially limits commercial cannabis activity between licensed and unlicensed entities.

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The Hemp Club Wednesday Market Report – Regenerative Cultivars

TOP 8 – THCMarkets Australians to Conduct First Marijuana Clinical Trial for Brain Cancer Two Australians, a naturopath and a neurosurgeon, have teamed up to conduct the first clinical trial in the world aimed at finding out whether cannabis can be used to treat glioblastoma, one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer. ChineseInvestors.com, Inc. (CIIX) Presenting at the

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The Hemp Club TOP 5 – Wednesday Market Report

CANNABIS MARKET TODAY MEDMEN NEWS:MedMen Enterprises Inc (CSE:MMEN) (OTC:MMNFF) has signed an agreement to acquire the retail operations and license for a location in Santa Ana, California, through an all-stock transaction with Captor Capital Corp(CSE:CPTR). Upon closing, MedMen will issue 3,740,228 Class B subordinate voting shares to Captor, a Canadian publicly-traded investment company. At the current market price of the share, the

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The Hemp Club Weekly Saturday Round-Up 24.11.18

EUROPE FALSE HOPE:  Medical cannabis in the UK.  “I agree with Stevens regarding the position that people wanting to use cannabis for their health now find themselves in, essentially forced to break the law as the new access to cannabis products process is overly cautious.  It is difficult to know if restricted access to cannabis products under this new policy is

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Farmers Friday – Discover Hemp

DISCOVER THE HEMP PLANT Hemp could just be the light at the end of the tunnel for our ecological issues and can massively lessen our carbon print; giving us, at last, a guarantee to our indeterminate future. The building materials and textiles produced from its strands outweigh the uses of cotton and cotton’s destruction of our planet.  Hemp will also

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Wednesday Market Report – BEYOND ORGANIC

Maintaining Purity in Cultivation Inputs and Practices Total worldwide cultivation demand for dried cannabis flower is forecast to more than triple from 2.1 million pounds in 2017 to 6.9 million pounds in 2022, according to the “Flower: The Foundation of the Cannabis Industry” report released today by Arcview Market Research in partnership with BDS Analytics. That growth in cultivation demand will largely be

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MedMen Trademark Application For ‘Cannabis’

Cannabis retailer and cultivator MedMen has filed a trademark application for the word “cannabis,” it was revealed recently. The application to trademark the word for use in connection with “T-shirts; Short-sleeved or long-sleeved t-shirts” was filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on October 3. Photographs included with the application depict graphic T-shirts with the word “cannabis” superimposed over photographs of

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Greece Gets Growing

The Greek government changed the law on medical cannabis as recently as February of this year. Now it has issued its first cultivation license. Who Is The First Beneficiary? The lucky (first but far from last) firm to receive a cultivation license? Intriguingly, a South American-Canadian cultivation company called ICC Cannabis Corp. The most recent agreement received from the Greek government

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Majority of British public support legalisation of cannabis, survey reveals

More than three in four people willing to use cannabis if advised by a doctor The British public strongly supports the legalisation of cannabis, according to a new poll. Fifty-nine per cent of people surveyed strongly support or tend to support legalisation of the drug, compared to just 31 per cent who oppose the idea. The poll was commissioned by the think tank Volteface and the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis, and carried out

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UK HCPs Unprepared for Medical Cannabis Legislation

The Academy of Medical Cannabis eLearning platform launches to fill theeducational gap The Academy believes at least one million people in the UK could benefit from medical cannabis LONDON, Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The UK’s only HCP medical cannabis online education platform The Academy of Medical Cannabis (www.taomc.org) launches amid concerns that HCPs in the UK are unprepared for the new medical cannabis legislation that is

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Tikum Olam – Israeli firm granted first license to grow medical cannabis in Greece

TornosNews.gr 31.10.2018 | 23:12 The Greek government has officially granted a license to a private enterprise to cultivate hemp in Greece. The decision to approve the production of medical marijuana to Israeli company Tikum Olam was published on the official government website “Diavgeia”. The company, which is mainly engaged in growing and developing medical cannabis and medical cannabis products, will

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The cannabis industry in Oceania is in an exciting phase – Prohibition Partners

SOURCE:  https://www.prohibitionpartners.com/the-oceania-cannabis-report The cannabis industry in Oceania is in an exciting phase of development. Medical cannabis is legalized in one of the region’s powerhouses (Australia) and is set to become legal in New Zealand by 2020. There are signs of progress across the region’s smaller island nations too with the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands recently moving from total prohibition to

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Canada Says No to Weed Branding

Canada made cannabis legal last week However, strict marketing regulations make its industry very different from that of most states that have taken the plunge to legalize already. Last week, Canadians were celebrating with huge spliffs in public parks. They were queuing down the street to buy both recreational and medical cannabis legally. Canada Weed Legalization However, if you have

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Trade Group: Nevada to Collect $1B in 7 Years from Marijuana

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A report for a cannabis trade group says marijuana production, processing, and sales could reap more than $1 billion in tax revenue for Nevada over seven years. That’s a key finding in an economic analysis released Oct. 26, 2018, by the Nevada Dispensary Association. It projects that cannabis-friendly policies in tourist-oriented Las Vegas and Reno could make

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A Global Shift in Growth and Disruption

By: Bryan C. Natale On October 17, 2018, Canada became the first of the G7 countries (Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK, and the U.S.) to fully legalize the consumption and sale of recreational cannabis nationwide – and only the second country worldwide, following Uruguay in December 2013. While recreational marijuana consumption remains largely prohibited throughout the world, there

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A True CBD Business, Success Story

I quote: “According to HelloMD and the Brightfield Group, 71% of users reported that their cannabinoid product was as effective or more effective than their prescription medication, while 82% said their cannabinoid product worked as well as or better than OTC medication.”  Paul Fiore & Colin Maclean (click attached link for their business success) http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/9rb5ia/i_am_an_executive_producer_of_freakonomics_my/

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Aurora to begin Export to Poland

Aurora Cannabis Inc (NYSE: ACB)(TSX: ACB) announced today that the Polish Ministry of Health gave the company approval to begin exporting medical cannabis to Poland. The first shipment will be shipped to a pain treatment center and hospital in Warsaw for patient use and marks a significant milestone for medical marijuana usage in Poland. Under Polish medical laws, physicians are

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Thailand Is About to Legalize Medical Marijuana and It Could Change Everything

Thailand is on the verge of becoming the first country in Asia to legalize medical marijuana, with some advocates saying that nationwide legalization for recreational use might not be far behind. It would be a landmark decision in a part of the world with some of the harshest drug laws on Earth. Thailand has the largest prison population in Southeast Asia,

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Cannabis in Latin America: The Green Revolution is Here

Latin American countries have been experimenting with different legislative and administrative approaches to recreational and medical cannabis, as a new report details. The LATAM Cannabis Report, recently published by Prohibition Partners, sheds lights on how the region is not a homogenous bloc when it comes to cannabis, and the diversity of approaches should be considered – particularly for other countries seeking

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The Danish medical cannabis pilot programme

What does the Danish medical cannabis pilot programme mean for patients, producers and healthcare professionals? How will its success be measured? And what safeguards are in place to ensure the quality of the medicines manufactured? Health Europa explores with Minister of Health Ellen Trane Nørby to find out more. What was behind the decision to begin a medical cannabis pilot

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Espagne : Podemos prépare une loi pour réguler le cannabis en 2019

SOURCE: https://www.newsweed.fr/espagne-podemos-loi-reguler-cannabis-2019/ Le parti espagnol Unidos Podemos a organisé hier, au Congrès de Députés, un forum intitulé « vers la régulation intégrale du cannabis ». Son leader, Pablo Iglesias, y réitère sa position pro-légalisation et considère la rencontre comme « le point de départ » pour l’élaboration d’une loi que le parti espère présenter au Parlement espagnol dans les premiers mois de 2019. « La légalisation n’est plus qu’une

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Minister starts the debate on Drugs announcing she cannot talk about Cannabis!

Has anyone got any comments they would like to add to this absurd and laughable response? Are @UKParliament, @HouseofCommons, @UKHouseofLords trying to put the Economy in reverse? Surely not!! England needs to move forward fast @CLEARUK #cannabis #canada #news Quote from Ronnie Cowan MP:  “My drugs policy debate in @HouseofCommons has just finished. However, interesting to note the Minister had

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St. Vincent is on the brink of making medicinal cannabis a legal reality

Source: https://www.stlucianewsonline.com/st-vincent-is-on-the-brink-of-making-medicinal-cannabis-a-legal-reality/ According to the government official: “This government is committed to development of a St. Vincent and the Grenadines medicinal cannabis industry, capable of supplying both domestic and international markets.” St Vincent and the Grenadines has a long history of agriculture production owing to the country’s fertile volcanic soil. The passage of the medicinal cannabis legislation will enable farmers

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Roto-Gro wraps final roundup of $4.5M capital raising

Source: https://finfeed.com/small-caps/biotech/cannabis-play-rotogro-wraps-45m-raising/ By Megan Graham. Published at Oct 5, 2018, in Biotech Roto-Gro International Limited (ASX:RGI) is pleased to announce it has completed the final tranche of the $4.56 million capital raising to institutional and sophisticated investors announced on 20 June 2018. The high demand capital raise, jointly managed by Barclay Wells Limited Pty Ltd and Emerald Capital Australia Pty Ltd, will

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Tilray Uses Stock to Acquire Chilean Distribution Partner

Source: https://www.newcannabisventures.com/tilray-uses-stock-to-acquire-chilean-distribution-partner/ NANAIMO, British Columbia & SANTIAGO, Chile, October 9, 2018 — (Business Wire) — Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY), a global leader in cannabis research and production, today announced that it has completed an acquisition of its existing import and distribution partner Alef Biotechnology SpA (“Alef”). The acquisition will allow Tilray to import, produce and distribute Tilray branded medical cannabis products in

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L’Amérique latine, futur fournisseur mondial de cannabis ?

Source: https://www.newsweed.fr/amerique-latine-futur-fournisseur-mondial-cannabis/ l’Amérique Latine a toutes les chances de devenir le futur fournisseur mondial de cannabis. Le rapport recense les différentes législations et régulations en matière de cannabis de 11 pays d’Amérique latine (Argentine, Brésil, îles Caïman, Chili, Colombie,Jamaïque, Panama, Uruguay, Mexique, Pérou, Paraguay). En rassemblant diverses informations sur les marché de ces pays, leur propension politique à accepter le

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UK developer of medical cannabis products raises $345m through share sale

Source: The Pharmaceutical Journal9 OCT 2018By Debbie Andalo UK-based GW Pharmaceuticals has sold almost two million shares in a recent offering on the US stock exchange. Source: GW Pharmaceuticals GW Pharmaceuticals, which has previously marketed cannabis-derived medicines Sativex and Epidiolex, has raised over $345m from share sales in the United States The UK biopharmaceutical company GW Pharmaceuticals, a global developer of

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AusCann looks to tighten grip on Latin American medicinal cannabis growth spurt

source: https://smallcaps.com.au/auscann-dayacann-latin-american-medicinal-cannabis-growth-spurt/ By George Tchetvertakov – October 1, 2018 Khiron has its core operations in Colombia and is fully licensed for the cultivation, production, distribution and export of both tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) medical cannabis. 57 SHARES Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Whatsapp Print Email One of Australia’s most prominent medical cannabis growth stories AusCann (ASX: AC8) has announced that its

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Invictus is Flush With $20 Million in New Funding, Making Cannabis Deliveries and Pursuing EU-GMP Certification for Sales in Europe

Source: europe Spotlight Companies  Follow | Thursday, 04 October 2018 10:59 (EST) With legalized recreational cannabis in Canada nearly upon us and November elections in the U.S. likely to result in more states legalizing adult-use or medicinal applications for marijuana, there is obvious excitement in the air. Activity abounds throughout North America, lending to estimates from RBC Capital Markets that the

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Organigram closes $5 Million investment in European hemp and CBD producer Eviana

Source: https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/organigram-closes-5-million-investment-in-european-hemp-and-cbd-producer-eviana-694888371.html NEWS PROVIDED BY OrganiGram Oct 02, 2018, 06:00 ET MONCTON, NB, Oct. 2, 2018 /CNW/ – Organigram Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OGI) (OTCQX: OGRMF), the parent company of Organigram Inc. (the “Company” or “Organigram”), a leading licensed producer of medical marijuana, is pleased to announce that is has closed the previously-announced private placement investment in Eviana Health Corporation

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Marijuana Executives See European Market Booming in a Few Years

Source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-02/marijuana-executives-see-european-market-booming-in-a-few-years By Will Mathis2 October 2018, 17:01 BST The legal-cannabis trend is about to take on a Continental flavor, according to executives with some of the biggest marijuana companies in Canada. The weed honchos expect Europe and its 500 million inhabitants will be open for business in just a few years. Medical marijuana is already legal in a number

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Latin America: legislation disrupt the global cannabis market

Source: https://www.prohibitionpartners.com/ Authors:  Katrin Magnussen, Eoin Keenan, Alexandra Curley, Stephen Murphy “The Latin American legal cannabis market is one of the fastest growing cannabis industries in the world. The value of the legal market is expected to be worth over $12 billion by 2028. Low cost exports and favourable legislation will disrupt the global cannabis market.” The LATAM Cannabis Report™

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Have you seen Cannabis stocks just went through the roof — but this stockbroker is warning investors not to follow the hype!

Christoph Damm, Business Insider Deutschland Sep. 28, 2018, 12:10 PM The securities of certain cannabis producers have risen by several thousand percent in the space of just a few years. Tjasa Car/Shutterstock Companies in the cannabis sector are currently being closely monitored on the financial market and some stocks are rising rapidly. The securities of some cannabis producers have risen by several

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Is this just another .COM type Start-Up bubble?

Nine new stocks added to Canada’s leading pot ETF   SOURCE: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/authors/clare-ohara/ Clare O’Hara PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 UPDATED 2 DAYS AGO PART OF CANNABIS AND INVESTING How Canada’s first pure-play cannabis mutual fund plans to outsmart other investors Cannabis companies poaching key talent from the food and beverage sectors Nine new cannabis stocks have been added to Canada’s largest

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Smoke of ‘weed’ sweeping across Africa strikes Kenya

By Gatonye Gathura Published: Sep 22nd 2018 at 21:50, Updated: September 22nd 2018 at 21: A wind of change over ‘pot’ is sweeping across Africa, with three countries lifting restrictions on the drug in a year. Kenya, it seems, is raring to follow suit. As investors in the Americas craved marijuana stocks this week, South Africa was coming to terms with a constitutional court ruling that

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IPO watch: Australia’s newest pot stock Althea just tripled on debut

IPO watch: Australia’s newest pot stock Althea just tripled on debut Australia’s newest pot stock Althea enjoyed a stellar debut on the ASX today, tripling its 20c issue price. The stock was trading at 60c at 11am AEST Friday morning with $4.5 million worth of shares changing hands by 12.40pm AEST. Althea (ASX:AGH) raised $19.6 million in what was a genuinely

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Published on the 21st September 2018: UK Government announces definition for cannabis-based products for medicinal use

SOURCE: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/government-announces-definition-for-cannabis-based-products-for-medicinal-use Cannabis-based products for medicinal use will be available for specialist doctors to prescribe legally. Published 21 September 2018 From: Home Office and The Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP The government has announced that cannabis-based products for medicinal use will be available for specialist doctors to prescribe legally and today sets out which product categories the law-change covers. The

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Intrexon Announces Advances in Production of Medical Cannabis

Source: https://investors.dna.com/2018-09-24-Intrexon-Announces-Advances-in-Production-of-Medical-Cannabis Microbial Fermentation of Cannabinoids Provides Advantages over Plant-Based Extraction. BUDAPEST, Hungary, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), a leader in the engineering and industrialization of biology to improve the quality of life and health of the planet, today announced advances in the development of its microbial platform to produce cannabinoids for medical uses.  Through Intrexon’s proprietary

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PUF Ventures nabs “monumental” cannabis investment deal

SOURCE: https://www.cantechletter.com/2018/09/puf-ventures-nabs-monumental-cannabis-investment-deal/ The Very Best of Canadian Science and Technology PUF Ventures nabs “monumental” cannabis investment deal SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 BY NICK WADDELL Vancouver-based cannabis company PUF Ventures (PUF Ventures Stock Quote, Chart CSE:PUF) has announced a $40 million investment deal to further its cannabis production facility in Delta, BC. The agreement will see cannabis investment company Delta Organic Cannabis

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DEA Green Lights Epidiolex as First Cannabis Derived Pharmaceutical

SOURCE: https://www.newcannabisventures.com/dea-green-lights-epidiolex-as-first-cannabis- September 27, 2018 at 9:22 am Breaking News by Alan Brochstein, CFA The DEA has given Epidiolex, the CBD-based pharmaceutical derived from cannabis that was approved by the FDA for the treatment of rare forms of epilepsy in June, Schedule V status according to the Office of the Federal Register. The developer of the pharmaceutical, GW Pharma (NASDAQ:

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World Wide CBD market will grow to a $2.1 billion market in consumer sales by 2020

The Hemp Business Journal estimated that the CBD market will grow to a $2.1 billion market in consumer sales by 2020 with $450 million of those sales coming from hemp-based sources. That’s a 700% increase from 2016. In 2015, the market for consumer sales of hemp-derived CBD products was $90 million, plus another $112 million in marijuana-derived CBD products which

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The Cannabis Market That Could Grow 700% By 2020

Debra Borchardt Contributori Cannabidiol (CBD) is the part of the cannabis plant that doesn’t get you “high” like the THC side of the plant. It is typically used for health reasons instead of for recreational purposes. The CBD products are either derived from industrial hemp plants or marijuana plants. The Hemp Business Journal estimated that the CBD market will grow to

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Namaste signs UK and EU CBD supply agreement with BlueSky Biologicals Inc. @Namaste_Tech

SOURCE: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/namaste-signs-uk-and-eu-cbd-supply-agreement-with-bluesky-biologicals-inc-300710997.html   Namaste signs UK and EU CBD supply agreement with BlueSky Biologicals Inc. Source: Namaste Technologies Inc. VANCOUVER, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Namaste Technologies Inc. (“Namaste” or the “Company”) (TSXV: N) (FRANKFURT: M5BQ) (OTCMKTS: NXTTF) is pleased to announce that the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Namaste Bahamas Inc. (“Namaste Bahamas”), has signed a distribution agreement (the “Distribution Agreement”)

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