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VIDEO: Hemp is Earth’s newest cash crop.

VIDEO: Hemp is Earth’s newest cash crop.

Stephon

June 21, 2018


Filed under Global, News, Research, Uncategorized, Video

  #Hemp is easily becoming one of our planet's most important resource 🌎🍃♻. Check out this video to see what other ways we can use hemp....

Jamaican cannabis farmers are afraid foreign investors will dominate the industry

Jamaican cannabis farmers are afraid foreign investors will dominate the industry

Sara Tiradossi

December 3, 2017


Filed under Global

Jamaica has recently legalized medical cannabis and embraced the industry for medical and scientific purposes. However, many of the country’s existing cannabis farmers are afraid they will be left out of the emerging new industry. The country’s Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) has received over...

Quebec to set legal cannabis consumption age at 18

Quebec to set legal cannabis consumption age at 18

Sara Tiradossi

October 2, 2017


Filed under Global

Quebec will set the minimum legal age to buy and consume cannabis at 18 years old, according to a recent report from Radio-Canada. Quebec’s liquor board, the Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ), will control the sale of cannabis, after a series of intense discussion among the government’s liberal...

Projections indicate cannabis jobs will outnumber traditional trades

Projections indicate cannabis jobs will outnumber traditional trades

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

July 13, 2017


Filed under News, Research, Showcase

Marijuana Business Factbook 2017 reported the American cannabis industry has created more than 165,000 to 230,000 full-time and part-time jobs, outnumbering those in positions like chefs, commercial pilots, fishermen, and loggers. This information contradicts earlier worries that the industry would...

New Zealand holds symposium to discuss a regulated cannabis market

New Zealand holds symposium to discuss a regulated cannabis market

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

July 7, 2017


Filed under Global, News

The New Zealand Drug Foundation organized a Parliamentary symposium to discuss the possibility of a regulated cannabis market, as well as a call to decriminalize all drugs found inside their borders this week. During the symposium, New Zealand’s Parliament discussed a cannabis decriminalization propos...

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