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Cannabis Canada: Health Canada Suspends Second Pot Firm From Growing, Selling Legal Cannabis thumbnail

Cannabis Canada: Health Canada Suspends Second Pot Firm From Growing, Selling Legal Cannabis

B.C.-based pot firm Evergreen Medicinal has licence suspended by Health Canada British Columbia-based cannabis producer Evergreen Medicinal Supply had its licence to grow and sell legal marijuana in Canada suspended by Health Canada. The company’s suspension is the second time a Canadian producer had its licence withdrawn by federal regulators following Bonify’s suspension earlier this…

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CannTrust says certain licences suspended by Health Canada over 'non-compliance' thumbnail

CannTrust says certain licences suspended by Health Canada over ‘non-compliance’

CannTrust Holdings Inc.’s licenses to produce and sell cannabis were suspended Tuesday by Health Canada, the latest setback for the pot firm which has been under investigation by regulators for cultivation in unlicensed rooms.The Vaughan, Ont.-based company said it received a notice of licence suspension from the federal regulator indicating its authority to produce cannabis,…

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Weedmaps Details Plans to Remove Unlicensed Cannabis Businesses from Its Platform thumbnail

Weedmaps Details Plans to Remove Unlicensed Cannabis Businesses from Its Platform

Online cannabis platform Weedmaps announced last Wednesday new details of its plan to remove listings and advertising for unlicensed websites from its services. Weedmaps announced last month that it would work to remove listings for unlicensed cannabis businesses in California, responding to criticism that including them was contributing to the state’s illicit market marijuana sales.…

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McConnell Urges Faster FDA Regulation of CBD Products

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is tired of waiting. On Tuesday morning, he introduced a plan that would force the US Food and Drug Administration to issue formal “enforcement discretion” guidance on the sale of hemp-derived CBD products. If the proposal passes, it could provide a measure of certainty for both CBD businesses, which currently…

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BC Bud is losing out to Alberta thumbnail

BC Bud is losing out to Alberta

It wasn’t too long ago that BC was the undisputed capital of cannabis in Canada. The province is famous for having some of the best growers in the world, and it’s the home of BC Bud, after all. With the International Cannabis Business Conference having made its stop in Vancouver over the last couple days, let’s…

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Israeli marijuana start-ups gather at New York Cannabis Investor Symposium thumbnail

Israeli marijuana start-ups gather at New York Cannabis Investor Symposium

Last week, Israel’s bustling cannabis start-ups were hosted in New York City for the iCan Connect Cannabis Investor Symposium, which attracted 150 entrepreneurs and investors.Known as the start-up nation, Israel has long been the home of innovation and creativity.Medical marijuana has been permitted in Israel since the early 1990s, paving the way for the country…

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Different ways to smoke weed

Weed is beneficial in many ways. It relieves pain, boosts performance in sports, helps people destress, “opens the doors of perception” – the list goes on.The beautiful thing about cannabis, apart from its multifold benefits, is that you can use it in many different ways.From inhaling and smoking, which are centuries-old ways of consuming cannabis,…

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Blingy Vaporizers and Gold Rolling Papers: Luxury Cannabis Brands Court the Affluent thumbnail

Blingy Vaporizers and Gold Rolling Papers: Luxury Cannabis Brands Court the Affluent

espite being expensive and sometimes rare, cannabis isn’t typically considered a luxury good. It’s too closely associated with slovenly, underperforming young men to convey wealth or style. But as cannabis becomes more acceptable and the consumer base grows to include more women and affluent professionals, some companies are aiming to become prestige brands. With limited…

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Legal Edibles, Other Derivatives Should Add 3 Million Consumers to Cannabis Market thumbnail

Legal Edibles, Other Derivatives Should Add 3 Million Consumers to Cannabis Market

The second great Canadian cannabis rush is nearing the starting line, with pot entrepreneurs looking to stand out amid an onslaught of soon-to-be-legal edibles on the market. Legal cannabis edibles and other derivatives are expected to grow Canada’s cannabis market by three million consumers, or 65 per cent, according to a poll commissioned earlier this…

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What Is CBDA (Cannabidiolic Acid) & What Are the Benefits of This Cannabinoid? thumbnail

What Is CBDA (Cannabidiolic Acid) & What Are the Benefits of This Cannabinoid?

CBDA (cannabidiolic acid) is one of many compounds produced by cannabis and hemp. Abundant in the live plants of CBD varieties, it converts to the better known cannabinoid CBD (cannabidiol) over time and when exposed to heat. Cannabinoids are cannabis compounds that interact with our bodies to produce medical and recreational effects, from pain and…

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Synthetic Marijuana Found In CBD Products Across Multiple States

CBD edibles and vapes spiked with a variety of synthetic marijuana compounds have found their way to consumers in Louisiana, Maryland and nearly a dozen other states, according to a nationwide Associated Press investigation into unregulated cannabidiol products. Synthetic marijuana, often marketed as K2 or Spice, has been linked to mass hospitalizations and other health…

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Recipe: Cannabis-Infused Devilled Eggs thumbnail

Recipe: Cannabis-Infused Devilled Eggs

How to Make Cannabis-Infused Devilled Eggs Ingredients 6 eggs, room temperature 2 tablespoons cannabis-infused mayonnaise 4 tablespoons plain mayonnaise 1 teaspoon Dijon Mustard ½ teaspoon white Wine Vinegar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon black pepper Smoked Paprika 1 shallot, very finely diced ½ bunch chives, finely sliced Tools Sauce pot to boil eggs Piping bag…

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Ken Young to Join Nutritional High as Senior Vice President of Operations for Calyx Brands thumbnail

Ken Young to Join Nutritional High as Senior Vice President of Operations for Calyx Brands

Posted on September 15, 2019 TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nutritional High International Inc. (“Nutritional High” or the “Company“) (CSE: EAT, OTCQB: SPLIF) is pleased to announce that Ken Young will be joining the company as of September 16th, 2019, in the newly created role of Senior Vice President of Operations for wholly-owned…

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Ken Young to Join Nutritional High as Senior Vice President of Operations for Calyx Brands thumbnail

Ken Young to Join Nutritional High as Senior Vice President of Operations for Calyx Brands

Toronto, Ontario – September 12, 2019– Nutritional High International Inc. (“Nutritional High” or the “Company“) (CSE: EAT, OTCQB: SPLIF) is pleased to announce that Ken Young will be joining the company as of September 16th, 2019, in the newly created role of Senior Vice President of Operations for wholly-owned subsidiary Calyx Brands, Inc. Mr. Young…

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