Medical cannabis import restrictions lifted for UK patients

Medical cannabis patients in the UK will now have faster access to their prescriptions thanks to new changes on import restrictions. The UK government has now approved changes to import restrictions to ensure that people with prescriptions for cannabis-based products for medical use do not have their treatment delayed...

Wild West days over for cannabis companies but a rebound may be coming | WRAL TechWire

When the bottom fell out for public cannabis companies last summer, appetite for acquisitions quickly soured. ” The strategy of buying everything that’s not nailed down because you could, [investors] are not supporting that anymore,” said Scott Greiper, president and founding partner of Viridian Capital Advisors, a cannabis financial...

Zoning commission to consider four special-use permits

DANVILLE Four special-use permits concerning a cannabis cultivation center, large ground solar panel energy system, retail gun shop/specialty goods store, and a bar/tavern are up for action this week by the Danville Area Planning and Zoning Commission. Green Growth Group Inc. of Chicago is requesting a special-use permit be...

Village Farms Takes Control of Cannabis Joint Venture with Emerald…

Village Farms International and Emerald Health Therapeutics Announce Settlement Agreement In accordance with the terms of the settlement agreement, Emerald has agreed that Village Farms will receive additional shares in Pure Sunfarms to reflect this additional equity contribution (the New PSF Shares). Upon closing of the transactions contemplated in...

CBD Melbourne: Gina brews up surprise private secretary

Our correspondents noted a new face accompanying Rinehart as she disembarked her private jet last year (he was the one carrying the coffee pods). No wonder he feels at home on Rinehart’s jet, even if he is carrying the coffee pods. Borghetti is now IFM Investors’ representative on the...

DEA Testing Requirement for Hemp Removed by USDA – TheJointBlog

The United States Department of Argiculture says it will delay the requirement that all THC testing on hemp crops must be performed at laboratories registered with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, reports the Hemp Industry Daily. In addition, officials say it’s a ” fool’s errand” to get people to stop...

Study: Boomers Smoking More Cannabis | Cannabis Now

Cannabis use continues to increase in popularity among adults 65 years of age and older in the United States. With the legalization of cannabis in many states for either medical or ” recreational” purposes, there is growing interest in using it to treat a variety of long-term health conditions...

Alleged robbery victim charged with growing cannabis at his home

Detective Sergeant Brad Grainger said police found a large cannabis grow at the property. Three alleged offenders were initially found one inside the house, one on the roof and another thought to be in a vehicle nearby, a police spokeswoman said. Read full article: stuff.co.nz...