Cannabis News Box

FDA chief announces resignation, what will happen to the CBD review?

FDA chief announces resignation, what will happen to the CBD review?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 22, 2019


Filed under News

Following the passing of the 2018 Farm Bill on December 12, 2018, hemp and hemp-derived CBD (cannabidiol) have been eliminated from the U.S. Controlled Substances Act. As a direct effect of this, the CBD industry looks set to skyrocket into otherworldly realms of success.  However, the recently...

Cannabis beverage stocks to be on the lookout for in 2019

Cannabis beverage stocks to be on the lookout for in 2019

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 11, 2019


Filed under Culture

With cannabis legalization spreading across North America quite rapidly, it’s not surprising that pot producers are getting creative with consumption methods. Welcome the rise of cannabis beverage stocks. Cannabis-infused drinks are the latest trend to sweep across the world of legal weed, with investment f...

Cannabis stocks plummet following Canada’s cannabis legalization

Cannabis stocks plummet following Canada’s cannabis legalization

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 26, 2018


Filed under Global

Two of the biggest cannabis ETF's descended sharply on Monday when Canada's leading cannabis companies experienced losses of over 10 percent each. The ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF, the biggest U.S. cannabis ETF, dropped to $33.99, a 9.36 percent decline. However, compared to some other cannabis stoc...

Cannabis is legal in Canada, but supply is dry

Cannabis is legal in Canada, but supply is dry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 17, 2018


Filed under Global, News, Showcase

Canada is short on cannabis, despite the fact that legalization is officially due to roll out on today. Based on a recent report released by the C.D. Howe Institute, the Great White North's supply of bud will meet a mere 30-60 percent of total consumer demand once recreational sales kick off. Industry ana...

Canadian cannabis cultivator Aphria invests in Africa’s cannabis market

Canadian cannabis cultivator Aphria invests in Africa’s cannabis market

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 22, 2018


Filed under Global

The third-largest licensed cannabis producer in Canada has revealed its plans to develop a company that will filter comfortably into the African cannabis market. Ontario-based Canadian cannabis cultivator Aphria has joined forces with Verve Group of Companies (VGC) in South Africa. This partnership ...

Jeff Sessions might make cannabis stock investors wealthy

Jeff Sessions might make cannabis stock investors wealthy

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 21, 2018


Filed under News, Politics, Social cannabis

If there is one thing that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is best known for, it’s probably his opposition to cannabis legalization. Despite this, Sessions could potentially aid cannabis investors in raking in the cash over the next few years, so it seems. There aren’t many industries that experien...

Greece is one step closer to medical cannabis legalization

Greece is one step closer to medical cannabis legalization

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 26, 2018


Filed under Global, Medical cannabis

A bill to allow the production of medicinal cannabis in Greece has been approved by the country’s parliament. Those who voted in favor of the bill include the government coalition and centrist parties. The government’s draft bill was supported by parliamentary committees in a bid to develop a legal fra...

These pot stocks are predicted to soar if cannabis is legalized in Canada

These pot stocks are predicted to soar if cannabis is legalized in Canada

March 6, 2018


Filed under Global

Canada is emerging as a country that could potentially rival the United States if it legalizes cannabis. Back in 2017, Canada’s cannabis market was worth an estimated $316 million CAD - equivalent to almost $250 million USD. This figure is pretty impressive, considering the fact that the recreational...

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