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MPs want cannabis fees reduced

MPs want cannabis fees reduced

LEGISLATORS yesterday lobbied the government to reduce the $50 000 licence fee charged on farmers, who want to take up the production of cannabis on a commercial scale. BY VENERANDA LANGA The MPs claimed the fees were prohibitive and shut out poor communities in dagga-growing areas like Binga that were …

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Man on ‘cannabis factory’ drugs charges refused bail

Man on 'cannabis factory' drugs charges refused bail

THE alleged head of a cannabis growing operation worth in excess of £600,000 must remain in custody, a High Court judge has ruled. Luong Bui (41) is accused of running factories across Northern Ireland – including one discovered at a warehouse with living quarters for those growing plants. Bui, originally …

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Medicinal cannabis: Where does Ireland stand?

Medicinal cannabis: Where does Ireland stand?

The use of medicinal forms of cannabis continues to be very restricted in Ireland in spite of moves to permit their use in limited circumstances. Minister for Health Simon Harris commissioned a report from the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) to examine the scientific evidence on medicinal cannabis, which accepted …

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Revenue officers uncover cannabis grow house in Cork

Revenue officers in Cork have uncovered a cannabis grow house and seized €10,000 in cash in two separate operations. Early yesterday morning, officers at Ringaskiddy Ferry Port seized €10,000 in cash when they stopped and searched a vehicle that was about to board the ferry to Roscoff. With the help …

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Village Farms: Bringing 30 Years of Mega-Scale Agricultural Production to Cannabis — CFN Media

SEATTLE, May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CFN Media Group (“CFN Media”), the leading agency and financial media network dedicated to the North American cannabis industry, announces publication of an article discussing Village Farms International Inc.’s (TSX:VFF) (OTCQX:VFFIF) entry into the Canadian cannabis market. Village Farms has a 30-year history in large …

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