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Cannabis has young Israeli voters flocking to this right-winger - Article - BNNBloomberg.ca

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:06
Cannabis has young Israeli voters flocking to this right-winger - Article  BNNBloomberg.ca

Call it a grass-roots movement. Powered by his push to legalize cannabis, a politician edged out of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party because ...

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Medical marijuana advances in SC Senate - The State

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:58
Medical marijuana advances in SC Senate  The State

The Compassionate Care Act, which legalizes marijuana use for medical purposes, has passed a Senate subcommittee in the S.C. General Assembly and will ...

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Daily Marijuana Use Linked to Psychosis, Study Finds - U.S. News & World Report

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:30
Daily Marijuana Use Linked to Psychosis, Study Finds  U.S. News & World Report

Using highly potent marijuana daily raises a person's risk of developing psychosis, according to new research.

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Curaleaf Acquires Acres Cannabis - Seeking Alpha

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:03
Curaleaf Acquires Acres Cannabis  Seeking Alpha

Curaleaf has agreed to acquire Acres Cannabis for $70 million plus earnouts. Acres has developed a range of cannabis operations in the state of Nevada.

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Bill to Protect Banks That Work With the Cannabis Industry Gets a Vote in Congress Next Week - The Root

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:00
Bill to Protect Banks That Work With the Cannabis Industry Gets a Vote in Congress Next Week  The Root

The House Financial Services Committee will vote next Tuesday on a bipartisan bill that would protect banks that *service* businesses in the cannabis industry ...

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Report: Marijuana Is the Fastest Growing Job Sector in the U.S. - Futurism

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:57
Report: Marijuana Is the Fastest Growing Job Sector in the U.S.  Futurism

According to a new report the U.S. added 64389 full-time legal cannabis jobs last year — a 44 percent gain in the workforce in 2018.

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Report: Marijuana Is the Fastest Growing Job Sector in the U.S. - Futurism

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:57
Report: Marijuana Is the Fastest Growing Job Sector in the U.S.  Futurism

According to a new report the U.S. added 64389 full-time legal cannabis jobs last year — a 44 percent gain in the workforce in 2018.

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Latest Science Debunks Claim That Marijuana Significantly Harms Brain - Truthout

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:08
Latest Science Debunks Claim That Marijuana Significantly Harms Brain  Truthout

Sound science should guide marijuana policy, not conservative bias based on outdated myths.

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Patients Consider Cannabis as Understanding of its Medical Benefits Spreads - PRNewswire

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:00
Patients Consider Cannabis as Understanding of its Medical Benefits Spreads  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis is commonly stereotyped as a psychoactive drug, but as research and clinical trials have progressed ...

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48North Added to Canada's Largest and Best Performing Cannabis... - New Cannabis Ventures

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 06:53
48North Added to Canada's Largest and Best Performing Cannabis...  New Cannabis Ventures

TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ – 48North Cannabis Corp. (“48North” or the “Company”) (TSXV:NRTH) is pleased to announce that the Company has been ...

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Cannabis: The Complete WIRED Guide - WIRED

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 06:00
Cannabis: The Complete WIRED Guide  WIRED

Humanity just can't make up its mind about cannabis. For thousands of years, humans have used the stuff as medicine or to travel on spiritual quests. That ...

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Strathroy pot producer set to become major player in cannabis market - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:50
Strathroy pot producer set to become major player in cannabis market  CBC.ca

A Strathroy, Ont.-based cannabis producer had secured financing from a major Canadian bank for an expansion that will make the company one of the largest ...

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Wednesday's TSX breakouts: This marijuana stock was just added to the S&P/TSX composite index - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:25
Wednesday's TSX breakouts: This marijuana stock was just added to the S&P/TSX composite index  The Globe and Mail

On today's TSX Breakouts report, there are 52 stocks on the positive breakouts list (stocks with positive price momentum), and seven securities are on the ...

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HEXO's Acquisition Shakes Up the Top 11 Marijuana Growers List - The Motley Fool

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:21
HEXO's Acquisition Shakes Up the Top 11 Marijuana Growers List  The Motley Fool

These 11 cannabis producers should all top 100000 kilos in annual output with ease.

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Former Director of Cannabis Investment Banking At Cowen Joins Private Consumer Company - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:15
Former Director of Cannabis Investment Banking At Cowen Joins Private Consumer Company  Forbes

LOS ANGELES, CA – Sunday Goods, a vertically-integrated, consumer cannabis lifestyle brand, is announcing the appointment of Ms. Mina Guiahi as head of ...

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Strong marijuana boosts risk of psychotic episodes say researchers - DutchNews.nl

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:05
Strong marijuana boosts risk of psychotic episodes say researchers  DutchNews.nl

The number of people having first-time psychotic episodes in Amsterdam could be halved if strong marijuana was no longer available, according to a report by ...

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Canopy Growth announces multi-year extraction agreement with... - New Cannabis Ventures

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 04:27
Canopy Growth announces multi-year extraction agreement with...  New Cannabis Ventures

SMITHS FALLS, ON and VICTORIA, BC, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the ...

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Minnesota medical marijuana patients are at the mercy of a task force that never meets - City Pages

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 03:53
Minnesota medical marijuana patients are at the mercy of a task force that never meets  City Pages

Legalized recreational marijuana may have been barred from receiving a full vote in the Minnesota Senate, but 15000 people in the state are still using…

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Marijuana growers might have alternative to cloning - tissue culture - Marijuana Business Daily

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 03:46
Marijuana growers might have alternative to cloning - tissue culture  Marijuana Business Daily

The next big thing for marijuana growers could be tissue culture, which many horticultural experts say is a far better way to propagate and preserve a plant's ...

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