ICC International Cannabis Corp. (CSE: WRLD.U) (OTC: WLDCF) is pleased to announce that further to the signed Letter of Intent (“LOI”) with Wayland Group Corp. (CSE: WAYL)(FWB: 75M)(OTCQB: MRRCF) (“Wayland”) (see ICC news release dated January 15, 2019), the companies will begin integration of its extraction and distillation processes, in addition to finished dose manufacturing of CBD products for the European market.
Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) is pleased to update key European progress in the UK and Poland where its medically-focused business Spectrum Cannabis continues to build a sophisticated, pan-European cannabis production and distribution network serving the needs of physicians and their patients throughout the continent.
In late December, the Israeli Parliament passed the 16th amendment to Dangerous Drugs Ordinance that concerns the governance and regulatory aspects of exporting medical cannabis from Israel. The legislation authorizes the Israeli Police to conduct supervision of cannabis farms, and grant approvals for cultivating, growing and exporting of cannabis and cannabis-related products.
The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Rav Kumar, PhD as the Company's Chief Science Officer.
Earlier this week, leading Canadian cannabis producer Aurora Cannabis (ACB.TO) (ACB) announced the acquisition of Whistler Medical Marijuana Corporation (Whistler), a private organic licensed Canadian cannabis producer.
2018 was a breakout year for the Latin American cannabis industry. The economics associated with the cultivation of cannabis in Latin America are attractive.
In late 2018, we provided an update on Chemesis International (CSI.CN) (CADMF) that has been laser focused on the cannabis industry in North and South America and we are favorable on this burgeoning opportunity. The company has been executing flawlessly on a major expansion and we have been closely monitoring this development.
Organigram Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OGI) (OTCQX: OGRMF), the parent company of Organigram Inc., a leading licensed producer of cannabis is pleased to announce it is the first in the Canadian cannabis industry to introduce Integra Boost packaging technology into its entire line of dry flower products from 1g to 15g to help maintain freshness, extend shelf life and enhance the overall customer experience.
Aleafia Health Inc. (TSXV: ALEF, OTC: ALEAF) has sold two cannabis crops to CannTrust Holdings Inc. (TSX: TRST), together, representing the first transactions under the Parties’ previously announced 15,000 kg cannabis supply agreement for 2019.
The 2018 Farm Bill, recently signed into law is a major development for companies focused on producing Cannabidiol (CBD) from hemp.
The My Hemp Farming Act that was included in the legislation is significant because it not only legalizes domestic hemp, but it also allows state departments of agriculture to be responsible for its oversight.