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6 Reasons to Be Excited by Illinois Cannabis Legalization and 9 Stories from New Cannabis Ventures

You’re reading a copy of this week’s edition of the free New Cannabis Ventures weekly newsletter, which we have been publishing since October 2015. Sign up to receive a copy in your inbox each Sunday morning. Friends, In just 17 days, Illinois, with a population of 12.7 million, the sixth highest in the country, will permit […] READ MORE: https://www.newcannabisventures.com/6-reasons-to-be-excited-by-illinois-cannabis-legalization-and-9-stories-from-new-cannabis-ventures/

Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana Industry News Stories Of The Week, July 22

With Thailand’s legalization of medical cannabis in February, some experts predict that other Southeast Asian countries may move to decriminalize the plant. Consultancy Prohibition Partners estimates that Asia’s medicinal cannabis market could by 2024 be worth $5.8 billion. At the end of 2018, Canada, the United States, and Mexico agreed on new terms to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement…

420 with CNW – Undercover Investigators Lead to Administrative Complaints Against Florida Medical Cannabis Doctors

Two medical marijuana doctors are under investigation after Florida health officials filed a complained against them based on information obtained by undercover investigators posing as patients. A lawyer representing one of the doctors termed it as a trap. The Department of Health in Florida filed both complaints on the same day in 2019, and are waiting for administrative law judges…

The Basics On CBD Oil

CBD oil derives from the cannabis plant containing high levels of the CBD compound and trace levels of the psychoactive element THC or tetrahydrocannabinol. For a majority of medical marijuana plants, this ratio reverses. CBD Oil’s Effects Cannabidiol or CBD is one of 100 cannabinoids present in the cannabis plant, but it has a dominant presence. It uses the body’s…

CannabisNewsBreaks – Sugarmade, Inc. (SGMD) Closes Agreement to Acquire Significant Stake in Sacramento-Based Budcars Cannabis Delivery Service

Sugarmade (OTCQB: SGMD) today announced the closing of an agreement to acquire a significant stake in Sacramento-based Budcars Cannabis Delivery Service, owned by Indigo Dye Group Corp. According to the update, Sugarmade will acquire 40% of Budcars for $700,000 and will be granted an option to purchase an additional 30% stake, providing Sugarmade with a controlling interest in the growing…

Canada’s most-publicized cannabis industry scandals

The Canadian cannabis industry had a promising beginning, but the “Green Rush” has significantly slowed in recent months. Now, the industry is facing a long list of challenges: Lacklustre sales, a slow rollout of retail outlets, competition from the illicit market and waning enthusiasm among investors, to name a few. But bad behaviour on the part of licensed cannabis cultivators…

CannabisNewsBreaks – Plus Products Inc. (CSE: PLUS) (OTCQX: PLPRF) to Present at MjInvest.com’s MjMicro Virtual Investor Conference

MjLink.com Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Social Life Network, Inc. (OTCQB:WDLF), today announced Plus Products (CSE: PLUS) (OTCQX: PLPRF) as a Featured Presenter at its MjMicro Virtual Investor Conference hosted by MjInvest on Wednesday, January 29 at 12:30 p.m. ET. According to the update, the event provides both public and private cannabis companies a platform to pitch and present…

Supply can’t keep up with consumers hungry for edible cannabis

Finding edibles in Calgary isn’t a casual, chill affair. The newly launched way to ingest legal cannabis is flying off shelves across the city. Marijuana edibles became available in some stores across the city  more than a week ago. And for the first time since legalization, stores began to stock shelves with gummies, chocolates, cookies, mints and cannabis teas. And, of course,…

CannabisNewsBreaks – 2020 Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference to Bring Together Industry Movers and Shakers

The Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference, the premier cannabis gathering and networking event now in its sixth installment, is headed to Miami next month. Set to take place at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach Hotel from February 24-25, the event will draw cannabis entrepreneurs and investors from across North America to learn about and discuss the growing industry. Benzinga today announced an…

CannabisNewsBreaks – Namaste Technologies Inc.’s (TSX.V: N) (OTCQB: NXTTF) Position to Capitalize on Changing Cannabis Industry Highlighted in technical420 Article

Namaste Technologies (TSX.V: N) (OTCQB: NXTTF), an online platform for cannabis products, accessories, and responsible education, was highlighted in a recent article by Anthony Varrell on technical420 titled ‘Namaste Technologies Is On Track To Be One Of The Biggest Turnaround Stories of 2020’. Among other highlights, the article discusses some recent key achievements by the company as well as its…