Day : February 16, 2018

Politics

Trial to Decide Cannabis Classification in the US. Set to Begin

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The most important trial in the legalization of cannabis is set to begin. A collection of cannabis advocates, that includes a former NFL player, a U.S. war veteran that suffers from PTSD, a non-profit cannabis organization, and a 12-year-old year that suffers from epileptic seizures, are suing the DEA and...
Current News Global

CBD Oil Consumption Nearly Doubles in the UK

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The Cannabis Trade Association UK has recently reported that the number of CBD oil consumers has nearly doubled since this time last year, jumping from 125,000 to 250,000 active costumers. Holland and Barrett, an online health and wellness online store, announced a huge increase in sales since the company started...
CCT Impact

Global Hemp Group, Inc. (CSE: GHG) (FRANKFURT: GHG) (OTC: GBHPF) is “One to Watch”

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U.S. hemp retail market estimated at $1.8 billion by 2020 with 22% CAGR Global hemp-based cannabidiol (CBD) segment projected to reach $3 billion by 2021 Disruptive potential for industrial hemp products offers substantial rewards Global Hemp Group, Inc. (CSE: GHG) (FRANKFURT: GHG) (OTC: GBHPF), headquartered in British Columbia, Canada, is...
Cannabis News Market Watch

Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp Announces JV to Develop 1.4 million sq. ft. Greenhouse Facility

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Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp (TSX.V: CWB) has signed a joint venture agreement with Canada’s largest greenhouse construction and operator, Peter Quiring, to construct a 1.4 million sq. ft. state of the art cannabis greenhouse cultivation facility. Under the terms of the joint venture, Mr. Quiring will become CEO of a...
Politics

New Bill in Oregon Will Reclassify Hemp as an Agricultural Commodity

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The state of Oregon is looking to develop hemp into one of their most profitable agricultural commodities. A new bill proposed to Oregon legislation would reclassify the industrial hemp plant for agricultural purposes and would also set into motion statewide standards for growing hemp from seed to sale. Hemp can...