Featured Cannabis News Articles

Wednesday, 22/05/19
Probably the best, and certainly the most famous, grower in Canadian weed is a man named Remo Colasanti. The 51-year-old from Maple Ridge, B.C., has been reading High Times since before he was legal drinking age. But he preferred hash to marijuana until the skunk strains proliferated in the Lower Mainland around 1985. Grown under powerful... + continue reading
Wednesday, 22/05/19
Coming off of a heroin addiction is notoriously difficult. But a new study suggests CBD can make it much easier. According to a study published Tuesday in the American Journal of Psychiatry, cannabidiol (CBD) can significantly reduce cravings in people addicted to opioids and manage withdrawal symptoms. Cravings and abstinence anxiety are two of... + continue reading
Wednesday, 22/05/19
The marijuana stock market has been flying high for quite some time now. In the past few years, we have seen some incremental shifts in the industry that have built the foundation for where it stands today. With so many moving parts, it can be difficult at times to figure out what the best options are for investing in the market, but despite this... + continue reading
Wednesday, 22/05/19
Kevin Chen spent much of the last two years attending every cannabis-related conference he could find, trying to convince investors about the potential of a scientific development he had come up with in his student lab at Concordia University: Using yeast to create cannabinoids such as CBD, a compound now widely used in cannabis-based ingestibles... + continue reading
Wednesday, 22/05/19
 Australis Capital Inc. (CSE: AUSA) (OTC: AUSAF) entered into an asset purchase agreement with Green Therapeutics, LLC and affiliated companies, to acquire its Tsunami, Provisions, and GT Flowers cannabis brands in a deal valued at $8 million. The deal is expected to close in late 2019. In addition to the brands, Australis is also buying... + continue reading
Wednesday, 22/05/19
Canadian firm, 48North Cannabis Corp, is to begin planting the world’s largest outdoor cannabis growing facility. The company says the 100-acre facility near Hamilton in Ontario will produce over 40,000 kilograms of organic outdoor cannabis this year. This September, the first crop will be harvested at what is what is expected to be the lowest-... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Wednesday, 22/05/19
Earlier this week the NFL and the NFL Players Association announced they would be implementing two new medical committees—one of which will explore the use of cannabis to help players manage pain,... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Wednesday, 22/05/19
Language constitutes reality, so it stands to reason when the country is afoot with change around the way we perceive and discuss cannabis, so too would the words we use to describe marijuana-related... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

Colorado is the first state to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. + continue reading

Cannabis Business

Wednesday, 22/05/19
 Australis Capital Inc. (CSE: AUSA) (OTC: AUSAF) entered into an asset purchase agreement with Green Therapeutics, LLC and affiliated companies, to acquire its Tsunami, Provisions, and GT... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Wednesday, 22/05/19
Coming off of a heroin addiction is notoriously difficult. But a new study suggests CBD can make it much easier. According to a study published Tuesday in the American Journal of Psychiatry,... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Wednesday, 22/05/19
Members of the House and Senate have approved versions of House Bill 364, which allows qualified patients the option to grow marijuana at home. The Governor has not publicly commented... + continue reading