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Hemp/CBD Companies In U.S. and Canada Prepare For A Boon Poring Major Capital Into Grow Operations

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PALM BEACH, Florida, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — While Canadian hemp/CBD farming operations have had a head start on their U.S. counterparts, the 2018 Farm Bill which took effect on January 1, 2019, will give U.S. farming operations a much-needed boost. FORBES recently published an article covering the hemp market: “Legal Hemp In...
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Global Hemp Group and Marijuana Company of America Provide Update on New Brunswick Hemp Project

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Vancouver, BC — (May 22, 2018) — GLOBAL HEMP GROUP INC. (“GHG” or the “Company”) (CSE: GHG / OTC: GBHPF / FRANKFURT: GHG) is pleased to provide an update on its New Brunswick Hemp Project with joint venture partner, Marijuana Company of America Inc. (OTC: “MCOA”) (the “Partners”). The Partners...
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Tweed in Development of New Cultivation Facility and Retail Stores in Newfoundland & Labrador

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Tweed, subsidiary of public company Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX: WEED), announced this morning that the company is under construction on a new processing facility and four additional retail locations in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Tweed has the support of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador to develop its new cannabis based...
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Health Canada Announces Rules for Cannabis Packaging Ahead of 2018 Legalization

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The Canadian government has released rules regarding the packaging and branding of recreational cannabis products throughout the country. This news comes months away from the proposed legalization of cannabis country wide. Regulations are made stringent in an attempt to keep cannabis products away from youth. Some regulations include the standardization...
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MedMen Signs Joint Venture with Cronos Group to Enter Canadian Cannabis Market

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Cronos Group Inc. (Nasdaq: CRON) (TSX-V: CRON), a licensed producer of cannabis in Canada, Germany, Isreal, and Australia, and MedMen, one of the leading cannabis companies in the United States, announced a cross border joint venture today that will allow MedMen to extend its retail chain and branded products to...
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Hiku Brands Launches Extraction Partnership with Vitalis and Secures Expansion Rights for Tokyo Smoke Brand

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On March 7, 2018, Hiku Brands Company Ltd. (CSE:HIKU), a Canada-based holding company, provided several updates on the company’s recent corporate development initiatives. Hiku is focused on building a portfolio of cannabis brands, retail experiences and cannabis production. Hiku’s wholly-owned subsidiary DOJA Cannabis Ltd., a licensed cannabis producer under Canada’s...
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Trump Could Use U.S. Trade Agreements to Bully Canada’s Emerging Cannabis Industry

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Last month, (allegedly) following a call from U.S. President Donald Trump, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delayed a long-held plan to export Israeli medicinal cannabis. It was a troubling moment for Canada’s cannabis sector, as it signaled the possibility that he could try a similar direct or indirect tactic to...
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Organigram Names Former ICC Labs CEO to Lead International Expansion

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On March 7, 2018, Organigram Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE:OGI) (OTCQB:OGRMF) a licensed producer of medical marijuana based in Moncton, New Brunswick, announced the appointment of Guillermo Delmonte as the President of its new international division. Mr. Delmonte will assume his new role effective March 8, 2017. Mr. Delmonte joins the...
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Namaste Announces February 2018 Sales of C$1.37M Representing a 146% Year-Over-Year Increase

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On March 7, 2018, Namaste Technologies Inc. (CSE:N) (FRA:M5BQ) (OTCMKTS:NXTTF) announced that its February 2018 total unaudited net revenue (including shipping revenues and after discounts and refunds) was C$1,370,442, representing a 146% revenue increase over February 2017. The company anticipates these year-on-year growth trends to continue as the Canadian market...
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Hydropothecary Signs Largest Cannabis Supply Agreement in History

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On March 05, 2018 The Hydropothecary Corporation (TSX-V:THCX) announced that it had signed a letter of intent to supply its home province of Quebec with 20,000 kilograms of cannabis products in the first year of legalization. It is the largest supply agreement announced in Canada to date, and the company...