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Home Farming Startup Seedo Partners With Cannabis Marketplace Namaste

Seedo. Photo: Raz Menashe

Haifa-headquartered cannabis farming startup Seedo, incorporated as Eroll Grow Tech Ltd. has signed a marketing and distribution agreement with Toronto-based online cannabis products marketplace Namaste Technologies Inc., the companies announced Thursday. Per the agreement, the financial terms of which were not disclosed, Namaste will distribute Seedo’s home cannabis farming device …

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Canadians continue to buy cannabis illegally

Canadians continue to buy cannabis illegally

Nearly half of Canadian cannabis consumers purchase their weed illegally, reveals Statistics Canada’s National Cannabis Survey released Thursday (Aug. 15). Ten months after the country legalized recreational marijuana, 42% of those who partake admitted to buying at least some of their pot from an illegal source, such as a drug …

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Canadians Will Try To Roll The World

Canadians Will Try To Roll The World

Whoever said that stoners were lazy had obviously never encountered any of the organizers for the upcoming Ontario Cannabis Festival in Kitchener. These dedicated marijuana enthusiasts are boasting that they will attempt to set a new record for the world’s longest joint. It’s actually a lot longer than you might …

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The Tragedy of Cannabis as a Schedule I Drug

The Tragedy of Cannabis as a Schedule I Drug

   Opinion:   Cannabis may be one of the fastest-growing and most exciting industries in the U.S., yet it also faces more hurdles than perhaps any other industry.   The most critical obstacle is the federal government’s classification of cannabis as a Schedule I controlled substance. This is the strictest …

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10 Marijuana Stocks Wall Street Thinks Will Double

10 Marijuana Stocks Wall Street Thinks Will Double

Perhaps it’s no coincidence that cannabis is green, because the green rush has generally treated investors well. Those folks with the foresight, and luck, to have invested in some of the pot industry’s best-known names are potentially up well over 1,000% in less than four years. The big question, of …

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Israeli Cannabis Outfit Cannbit Launches Cancer Study

Israel’s Cabinet to Approve Export of Medical Cannabis

An employee checks cannabis plants at a medical marijuana plantation in northern Israel, March 21, 2017. Photo: Reuters / Nir Elias / File. CTech – Tel-Aviv listed cannabis producer Cannbit is launching a study to test a cannabis-based treatment for three aggressive types of cancer, Cannbit announced in a filing …

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Have These Tumbling Cannabis Stocks Hit Bottom Yet?

Shares of cannabis stocks large and small were beaten down after soft second-quarter results disappointed investors expecting soaring sales of recreational cannabis in Canada that haven’t materialized. As a result, some of the world’s largest cannabis companies have stock prices miles below their peaks.  Has the market already pulled these cannabis …

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