Thinking of a career in cannabis? MRU has a course for you

Thinking of a career in cannabis? MRU has a course for you

The university’s cannabis courses will include three online, non-credit courses running for either eight or 13 weeks. COURTESY, MOUNT ROYAL COLLEGE Cannabis courses are coming to a Calgary campus. Mount Royal University announced on Thursday it will be offering three courses aimed at helping students break into the recreational and …

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Cannabis production accused refused bail

Cannabis production accused refused bail

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police found cannabis factories across Northern Ireland The alleged head of a cannabis growing operation worth more than £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 warehouse which …

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Kush Bottles to Present at Canaccord Genuity

Jim will be speaking about Kush Bottles’ growth strategy, including its recently announced strategic acquisition of Summit Innovations, LLC. The Corporate Presentation will be webcast live through the Events page of the Company’s website, and at: http://wsw.com/webcast/canaccord31/kshb/. The conference promises to offer attendees insights into the risks and opportunities that …

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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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