Cannabis News Box

Brazil legalizes medical cannabis imports and domestic industrial hemp cultivation

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 20, 2019

A pharmaceutical regulator based in Brazil has given the go-ahead for medical cannabis products to be distributed across the South American country. Anvisa – which is essentially Brazil's version of the United States’ Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – made the decision to approve guidelines that allow ...

Israel to consider medical cannabis as farming sector

Israel to consider medical cannabis as farming sector

Sara Tiradossi

September 29, 2017

The Israel agricultural ministry will classify medical cannabis cultivation as a farming sector, entitling between 15 and 20 cannabis cultivators to grants, water quotas, support, and training in cannabis growing. The decision to consider cannabis production as a farming sector indicates Israel’s...

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