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California discusses possible energy standard for recreational cannabis market

11/13/2017

As California prepares for the implementation of Proposition 64, which legalized recreational marijuana, state regulators hurry to figure out how much energy will be used from recreational cannabis growers.

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IBM’s innovative new idea: blockchain for cannabis distribution

11/08/2017

IBM wrote a four-page submission on how to track cannabis supplies from seed to sale. In their paper, IBM said blockchain could help British Columbia take control of sourcing, selling and pricing of products while allowing producers to... Read More


Sugarmade to create publically traded cannabis industry supply company

11/08/2017

Sugarmade recently announced a realignment of their business direction and outlines negotiations currently underway to significantly expand their business operations within the fast growing cannabis sector. The company had entered into... Read More


Resource Innovation Institute discusses why we need cannabis energy efficiency standards

11/07/2017

John Morris, co-founder of the Resource Innovation Institute, discusses potential industry standards for growing cannabis more energy efficiently. The article gathers highlights from a recent webinar titled “Why We Need Cannabis... Read More


Digipath’s Chief Science Officer, Dr. Cindy Orser, to Present on Cannabis Testing Science & the Need for Standardization in California at Two Upcoming Events

11/03/2017

Digipath, Inc. (OTCQB: DIGP), an independent cannabis testing laboratory and media firm, is pleased to announce that its Chief Science Officer, Dr. Cindy Orser, has been invited to present on the science of cannabis at two upcoming... Read More


Tarukino Holdings expands into California and Oregon

11/03/2017

Washington’s Tarukino Holdings is pleased to announce that two of their premier cannabis products, Pearl2O MiniTM creative water and Velvet SwingTM cannabis-infused intimate lubricant, is launching in both the California and... Read More


Catersource Announces Food Network Star, Cannabis Expert, and Founder of Rich Ideas as Inspiring Speakers at 2018 Event

11/02/2017

Catersource, the world’s premier educational resource and expansive network for the catering and events industry, today reveals details for its 2018 conference program. The diverse lineup of featured speakers headlining include... Read More


Global Cannabis Operations and Production Booming With Opportunity and Forecasted Growth Potential

10/19/2017

In a report issued this year by Ameri Research Inc., they estimate Global Cannabis Industry was valued at $14.3 Billion in 2016 and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 21.1% between 2017 and 2024, culminating in 2024 Global Sales of $63.5... Read More


Standout Players Find Varied, Innovative Means of Serving the Marijuana Industry

10/19/2017

Providing payments and transaction services to the cannabis industry, Global Payout, Inc. (OTC: GOHE) is addressing a key need for cannabis vendors and consumers without ever touching the marijuana plant. Because marijuana remains... Read More


Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces Robert “Bo” Brannin as Senior Director of Operations for Subsidiary Kannaway®

10/18/2017

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, announced today that its subsidiary Kannaway® LLC is welcoming Robert “Bo” Brannin as its new Senior Director of... Read More


Mountain High Acquisitions Corp. Offers Turnkey Solutions to Help Licensed Cannabis Growers Minimize Risk and Optimize their Business

10/18/2017

MOUNTAIN HIGH ACQUISITIONS CORP. (OTCQB: MYHI) announces that it has expanded its pilot program, which is focused on providing turnkey infrastructure solutions to licensed cannabis growers. Now, with the help of its strategic partner... Read More


MassRoots Prepares for California Recreational Cannabis Implementation as CannaRegs Closes Multiple Commercial Contracts

10/16/2017

MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, announced today that CannaRegs, Inc., has secured commercial contracts with 153 Californian law firms, dispensaries, grow facilities and... Read More


Los Angeles County Issues Its First Cannabis License

10/12/2017

Yvonne DeLaRosa Green was awarded the first cannabis business license for Los Angeles County for her dispensary 99 High Tide Collective in Malibu. The city and county of Los Angeles are expected to become the capital of cannabis once... Read More


Demand for Cannabis CBD-based Products Climbs as Revenues Continue to Build

10/12/2017

The consumer demand for Cannabis, Marijuana, Hemp and CBD-based oil products continue to increase across North America as a result of the growing awareness about the health benefits of CBD oil. In states in the U.S. alone that have... Read More


MassRoots’ Planned Acquisition, CannaRegs, Secures Key Contracts in California

10/12/2017

MassRoots one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, announced today that CannaRegs, Inc. has secured multiple government contracts in California. As previously reported, MassRoots recently entered into... Read More


Humboldt County’s Golden Tarp Awards Announces First-Ever Live Streaming of Their 4th Annual Light Dep Cannabis Competition Judging

10/12/2017

The Ganjier announced the call for entry for the fourth annual Golden Tarp Awards. The competition will take place Saturday, November 18th, at The Mateel Community Center in Humboldt County, and will feature, for the first time ever, a... Read More


Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico Announces Results from Clinical Study Including Real Scientific Hemp Oil-X™ (RSHO-X™) on Patients with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC)

10/12/2017

Medical Marijuana, Inc. , the first publicly traded cannabis company in the U.S., today announced that a recent clinical study conducted by renowned Mexico neurologist, Dr. Carlos G. Aguirre-Velazquez, successfully utilized its flagship... Read More


Alternate Health Corp. Projects $75 Million in Revenue

10/12/2017

Alternate Health Corp, an international medical cannabis company that uses technology, research, and clinical services to increase the awareness, regulatory compliance, and appropriate usage of cannabinoids in modern medical practices,... Read More


Legal Cannabis Expected to Benefit From New Technologies

10/12/2017

According to a report by New Frontier Data, medical cannabis sales in 2017 are forecast to grow to $5.3 billion, which is 67% of total cannabis sales. The report projects that by 2025, medical sales in current legal states are forecast... Read More


Data Shows an Optimistic View for the CBD and Hemp Industry

10/09/2017

According to a research published by Ameri Research Inc., the global legal cannabis market was valued at $14.3 billion in 2016. The market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 21.1% between 2017 and 2024, while reaching a value of $63.5... Read More


Marapharm Ventures Inc. Is Building a Third Facility in Las Vegas, Nevada, of 65,625 Square Feet

10/09/2017

Marapharm Ventures announces construction plans for a third building which will be 65,635 square feet on the 7 acre property located in Las Vegas, adjacent to 2 existing cultivation buildings. The ground prep pad is ready to build on,... Read More


Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary Kannaway® Announces Exclusive Seven Day Cruise from San Diego, California, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

10/06/2017

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) announced today that subsidiary Kannaway LLC, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD) hemp botanical products, is hosting the inaugural Kannaway® Incentive Trip to recognize top... Read More


Natural Cannabis Company Best of Harvest Collection Showcases Local Craft Cannabis

10/05/2017

Natural Cannabis Company announced a release date of November 18 for their much anticipated 2017 Best of Harvest Collection. In addition to the original 28 gram box, Natural Cannabis Company has designed three additional Best of Harvest... Read More


Medical Marijuana, Inc. Welcomes New Director of Customer Relations Justin Stephens to Subsidiary Kannaway® Team

10/05/2017

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that Justin Stephens has joined subsidiary Kannaway® as Director of Member Support. In this new position,... Read More


Innovative Payment Solutions Blossom in the Expanding Cannabis Industry

10/05/2017

The marijuana industry grew at a 30 percent annual rate from 2015-2016, with Arcview Market Research predicting a 25 percent compound annual growth rate through 2021. As large as it is diverse, the industry now serves 29 U.S. states and... Read More


HempStaff to Train California Cannabis Dispensary Employees on New State Regulations

10/05/2017

HempStaff, a recruitment and training agency for the legal marijuana industry, announced that it is hosting a Los Angeles Marijuana Dispensary Agent Training Class on Jan. 27, 2018. The course will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn... Read More


Data Projects That the Global Legal Cannabis Market is Expected to Grow

10/05/2017

In the U.S., a major obstacle for the legal cannabis industry is raising money. Because of discrepancy between some states and federal laws, banks still refuse to open checking accounts and do not lend money for cannabis businesses. An... Read More


Cannabis Investors Take Over Wine Country’s Top Talent, Infrastructure, And Customer Base

10/04/2017

“The Cannabis industry’s footprint is extending significantly into wine country this week with the launch of Big Moon Sky, California’s first online-only dispensary providing curated cannabis products shipped direct to... Read More


AGRiMED Industries Announces Cannabis Oil Partnership with Univec

10/02/2017

AGRiMED, which owns one of the twelve licenses authorized by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to grow and process medical cannabis, today announced a unique and innovative partnership with Univec, Inc (UNVC), a specialty pharmaceutical... Read More


Sales of Legal Cannabis Products are Expected to Grow

10/02/2017

“Cannabis stocks significantly outperformed major indexes in 2016, fueled by speculative investment based on anticipated expansion of new legal markets. In the run up to the election, stocks increased by 207.8% and continued to... Read More


Liberty Health Sciences Inc.’s License Transfer Application Approved by the Florida Department of Health, Office of Medical Marijuana Use

09/29/2017

Liberty Health Sciences Inc. today announced that the Florida Department of Health, Office of Medical Marijuana Use, approved the transfer of the license to cultivate, process and dispense medical marijuana in the State from Chestnut... Read More


Medical Marijuana, Inc. Portfolio company KannaLife Sciences, Wraps Up Media Tour Discussing CTE in New York with New Spokesman, Nick Lowery

09/29/2017

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that portfolio company KannaLife Sciences’ new spokesman Nick Lowery and former Kansas City Chiefs placekicker,... Read More


RX Depot, Premier Supplier of High-Quality Packaging Materials for Medical Marijuana

09/29/2017

The Toxics in Packaging Prevention Act of January 2006 became the guiding force for the development and compliance of marijuana packaging. RX Depot acknowledges the importance of compliance to ensure the safety of children and families... Read More


HempSX Limited Signs Founder Partner to Establish the First Stock Exchange Platform for the Medical Marijuana and Wider Industries

09/28/2017

HempSX has signed a deal with Brian Main of Tree of Knowledge, Inc. for the Golden Founder slot. MSX is a Fintech platform to trade equities and provide key information on companies both quoted and listed on the platform. It is... Read More


Medical Cannabis Companies Leverage Biosynthesis to Boost Drug Development

09/26/2017

Scientists have discovered more than 90 known cannabinoid compounds that may have potential to fight disease and have beneficial health effects. For biotech companies looking to harness these compounds for drug development, the... Read More


Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s Subsidiary, Kannaway® Welcomes New Chief Marketing Officer Stephen Jones to Executive Team

09/25/2017

Medical Marijuana, Inc. announced today that its subsidiary, Kannaway LLC, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD) hemp botanical products is welcoming Stephen Jones to the company as their new Chief Marketing... Read More


Steep Hill Study Provides Evidence of Substantial Pesticide Contamination in California Cannabis Clones

09/22/2017

A study, entitled “Study of Pesticides in Cannabis Plant Clones” (see http://landing.steephill.com/cleanclones for the full white paper) which shows that – whether through direct use or via cross-contamination – the... Read More


Cannabis Science Pioneer Tikun Olam Expands Partnership with MariMed to Bring Branded Cannabis Products to More U.S. MMJ States

09/19/2017

Tikun Olam, the world pioneer in cannabis research, and MariMed Inc.,, a preeminent management company in the U.S. medical cannabis industry, announced an expansion of their licensing agreement for Tikun Olam products to be grown,... Read More


Legal Cannabis and CBD Products are Projected to Grow

09/13/2017

According to a report by New Frontier Data, medical cannabis sales in 2017 are forecast to grow to $5.3 billion, which is 67% of total cannabis sales. The report projects that by 2025, medical sales in current legal states are forecast... Read More


Little-Known Biotech Breakthrough Could Save Millions Of Lives

09/11/2017

“Corbus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: CRBP) is a small-cap drug developer with a $400 million market cap. The company’s primary product is a synthetic oral endocannabinoid-mimetic – A drug that binds to the same receptors... Read More


Intec Pharma to Participate in the 19th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference

09/08/2017

Intec Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: NTEC) today announced that management will participate in the 19th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference to be held September 10-12, 2017 at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New... Read More


Public Companies Taking Part in the Cryptocurrency Evolution

09/07/2017

Due to their independence from banks and governments, cryptocurrency systems have clear application in high-risk sectors, like America’s burgeoning cannabis market. In the United States, while use of medical and recreational... Read More


MYM Enters Into Asset Purchase and Consulting Agreement with “Mary Jane’s Touch”

09/06/2017

“MYM Nutraceuticals Inc., (MYM.CN) (CSE: MYM.CN) (OTC: MYMMF) (the “”Company”” or “”MYM””) is pleased to announce it has entered into an asset purchase and consulting agreement with... Read More


The Hemp and CBD Market Projected to Surge

09/05/2017

According to a report by Forbes, a new report by Brightfield Group projects that the hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) will be a billion-dollar market in just three years. Brightfield estimates that hemp CBD sales have crossed $170 million... Read More


Marapharm Ventures Inc. Announces That the State of Nevada Has Awarded 2 More Conditional Approvals for Marijuana Distributor Licenses

09/05/2017

Marapharm Ventures Inc. (OTCQB: MRPHF) (CSE: MDM.CN) (FSE: 2M0) (MDM.CN) (“Marapharm” or the ” Company”) (http://www.marapharm.com/) was given notice by the Nevada Department of Taxation of conditional approval... Read More


Intec Pharma to Participate in BioCentury’s 24th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference

09/01/2017

Intec Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: NTEC) today announced that management will participate in BioCentury’s 24th Annual NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference to be held on September 8, 2017 at the Millennium Broadway Hotel... Read More


Surna Rebrands to Reflect Company Growth and Changing Cultivation Industry

08/30/2017

Surna Inc. (“Surna” or the “Company”) (OTCQB: SRNA) announced the launch of a new website and brand strategy to reflect Surna’s rising position as a go-to solutions provider and the increasing impact its... Read More


DeepCell Industries Announces Notice Of Allowance For Crystal Fusion Patent By U.S. Patent Office, Next Evolution Of Ruby Cannabis Edibles

08/28/2017

DeepCell Industries™, the world’s first cannabis intellectual property company, announces its Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for their groundbreaking Crystal Fusion™ technology. The... Read More


Indica MD Brings a Medical Marijuana Telehealth Platform to California and New York

08/25/2017

IndicaMD.com has launched to provide patients in California and New York a new source for medical marijuana. The company is an online medical marijuana doctor service that provides patient evaluation for the safe, complementary and... Read More


The Grove Nevada Drives Exponential Growth and Consistent Harvest Results With Second Order of Heliospectra LED Lighting Technology

08/24/2017

Heliospectra AB (publ) (OTCQB: HLSPY, FIRSTNORTH: HELIO), a world leader in intelligent lighting technology for greenhouse and controlled plant growth environments, announces a second order from The Grove Nevada. The prominent... Read More


Strainprint™ Technologies Ltd. (“Strainprint”) Opens its Ambassador Program With Denver-based IMPACT Network

08/23/2017

StrainprintTM, the leader in cannabis data collection and strain efficacy reporting, is pleased to announce the launch of its Ambassador Research Program. The Strainprint Ambassador program is available to qualified researchers that... Read More


Canadian Cannabis Leaders Sharpen Focus on Increasing Yield, Plant Quality

08/22/2017

Canadian growers undertake a significant task in learning how to grow marijuana on a mass scale in order to meet rising demand for high-yield, high-quality product. ABcann Global (TSX.V: ABCN) (OTC: ABCCF) (ABcann Profile) may have... Read More


Intec Pharma Announces Closing of $57.5 Million Public Offering of Ordinary Shares

08/21/2017

Intec Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: NTEC) today announced the closing of its previously announced offering of approximately 12.2 million of its ordinary shares, at a public offering price of $4.70 per ordinary share, which included a... Read More


ChineseInvestors.com, Inc. to Attend the Southern California Investment Forum and the MoneyShow San Francisco

08/21/2017

ChineseInvestors.com, Inc. (OTCQB: CIIX) (“CIIX” or the “Company”), the premier financial information website for Chinese-speaking investors, announces that it will attend the Southern California Investment Forum... Read More


Surety Bond Authority Launches Nationwide Surety Bond Services for the Cannabis Industry

08/21/2017

Surety Bond Authority, Inc., a surety bond company based in California, is now expanding its service reach by providing marijuana surety bonds in every state that require them as part of the licensing, adult use, and tax payments... Read More


Medical Cannabis and Reduced Prescription Use

08/18/2017

In a soon-to-be published article in the *Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, *University of New Mexico researchers, in collaboration with Industrial Rehabilitation Clinics of Albuquerque, followed patients who... Read More


Perricone MD Introduces CBx For Men

08/16/2017

Perricone MD, renowned for its scientifically proven skin solutions, introduces CBx for Men, a skincare collection specifically designed to address men’s skincare needs. Known for consistently raising the bar with breakthrough... Read More


Future Farm Announces $500,000 Line of Credit and Shareholder Conference Call

08/15/2017

Future Farm Technologies Inc. (CSE: FFT) (OTCQB: FFRMF) (the “Company” or “Future Farm”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Conditional Lease Commitment with Veteran’s Capital Corp, a... Read More


North 6th Agency Named PR Agency Of Record For Front Range Biosciences

08/14/2017

North 6th Agency (N6A), an award-winning brand communications agency based in New York and Toronto, today announced that it has been named the PR agency of record (AOR) for Front Range Biosciences. Core services in the engagement... Read More


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