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Cannabis expert believes that the industry’s future lies outside of Canada

Cannabis expert believes that the industry’s future lies outside of Canada

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 19, 2019


Filed under Global, News

Canada might be cashing in on the legal cannabis industry for now, but what's in store for the future? According to a Canadian cannabis expert, the future lies in Central and South America's sun-drenched fields, as opposed to the fully-equipped, state-of-the-art greenhouses that have progressively speckled...

Australian cannabis industry leader Jason Conroy sees big potential in South America

Australian cannabis industry leader Jason Conroy sees big potential in South America

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 26, 2018


Filed under Global

When you close your eyes and envision the cannabis industry, your mind probably wanders to images of cannabis in America and Canada, where the industry is booming. However, the “green rush” is slowly unfurling across South America, too. That’s what MMJ Phytotech (ASX:MMJ) chief Jason Conroy says. ...

Crime rate lowers after cannabis is legalized in Uruguay

Crime rate lowers after cannabis is legalized in Uruguay

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 19, 2018


Filed under Global, News

Uruguay’s drug-related crime rates have dropped by 20 percent since the Cannabis plant was legalized for distribution and sale in July 2017, based on a recent report by Telesur. The sovereign state made history as the first place on the map to legalize cannabis distribution. This change in cannabis laws has led to a major reduction in the war on drug...

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