Day : February 22, 2018

Current News Growers Politics

Trump Administration Cautions Against National Hemp Expansion

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The Trump administration doesn’t want to see hemp expanded nationwide in the next Farm Bill because of concerns about overproduction, an official said on February 21, 2018.  The 2014 Farm Bill allowed hemp production in states with authorized hemp research projects.  Greg Ibach, undersecretary for the U.S. Department of Agriculture,...
Cannabis News Market Watch

Trimax Corporation enters Cannabis Sector

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On February 21, 2018, Trimax Corporation, Inc. (OTC PINK: TMXN), a holding corporation, announced it had officially entered into the cannabis space by signing a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the assets of Omega Tech Inc. operating under the name Recreational Dispensary.  RecreationalDispensary.com is an online portal that connects...
Current News Growers

Canopy Growth Signs Significant Supply and Sales Agreement with Sunniva Medical Inc

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On February 21, 2018, Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) (TSX:WEED) announced the signing of a definitive supply agreement with Sunniva Inc. (“Sunniva”) (CSE:SNN) (OTCQX:SNNVF).  Through the terms of a two-year agreement, Canopy Growth will purchase up to 90,000 kilograms of dried cannabis from Sunniva’s wholly-owned Canadian subsidiary, Sunniva Medical Inc.,...
Current News Health

GW Pharma’s New Compound GWP42006 Fails Initial Trial Testing

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On February 21, 2018 GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (Nasdaq:GWPH) (“GW,”) announced that a Phase 2a proof of concept study of a pipeline compound GWP42006 in adult patients with focal seizures did not meet its primary endpoint.  The trial was conducted outside the United States, primarily in Eastern Europe.  In the trial’s...