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Altmore Capital Addresses Massive Demand For Funding In The Cannabis Industry

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Altmore Capital, a leading senior debt lender, today announced that it has closed its first cannabis debt fund exceeding its goal by over 200 percent. The new fund is available to plant-touching businesses with more than $10 million in revenue. To date, Altmore Capital has invested in and led over $130 million in financing......
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HempStaff Gets Accredited as an MA Responsible Vendor Trainer for the Cannabis Industry

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HempStaff would like to give a huge thank you to the Massachusetts Cannabis Commission for approving and accrediting HempStaff as a Responsible Vendor Trainer! State approved cannabis training in Massachusetts and Illinois HempStaff – the Cannabis & Hemp industry’s leading training and recruiting agency – has a long-standing love and respect for Massachusetts, as......
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Fyllo Names Mitchell Kahn to Board of Directors, Expanding Depth of Cannabis Industry Leadership

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Fyllo, the world’s first MarTech platform for the cannabis industry, today announced the addition of Mitchell Kahn to its board of directors. Kahn, CEO and co-founder of Grassroots Cannabis, will further broaden Fyllo’s diverse expertise as it satisfies the critical need for advanced cannabis and CBD marketing analytics. “Our goal, when building......
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Shifting Regulations Signal of New Horizons for the Cannabis Industry

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The hemp industry made headlines recently, as the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) proposed new draft rules. Currently, under federal regulations, only hemp plants with 0.3% THC or lower are allowed to be commercialized. However, under the new rules, cannabis plants with up to 0.5% THC would be eligible for......
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CashCropToday: Joint Venture Justin Braune Part 2

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Part 2 of Joint Venture’s interview with Justin Braune, a Blunt Capital Co. Advisor, continues the discussion of bridging the gap between Cannabis & Hemp Entrepreneurs and Capital Endorsers. Justin Braune gives way to the characteristics of the industry that make a business or product more appealing to his company......
Politics

GOP Leaders’ Bill Could Let Patients Use Medical Marijuana

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A Republican-backed bill working its way through Congress could have the unintended consequence of allowing seriously ill patients to use medical marijuana. Under legislation set to be voted on by the House of Representatives on March 20, 2018, patients with terminal diseases would be able to access drugs that have......
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California Threatens Weedmaps Over Promotion of Illegal Cannabis Dispensaries Listings

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On February 16, 2018, the Bureau of Cannabis Control issued a cease and desist order to Weedmaps, directing the Irvine internet company that maps marijuana dispensaries to immediately stop promoting businesses that don’t have state licenses. If the company doesn’t immediately drop advertisements for unlicensed businesses, Weedmaps could face criminal......
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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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Industrial Hemp Pilot Program Reappears in the Missouri Legislature

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Missouri senators advanced a bill Tuesday that would create a pilot program in the state to study the growth, cultivation, processing and marketing of industrial hemp in cooperation with Missouri’s Department of Agriculture. Members of the General Assembly have been working on pilot programs for the growth and research of......
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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......