Is there a difference between Sativa and Indica cannabis?

Is there a difference between Sativa and Indica cannabis?

© Christin Klose | Cannabis patient, budtender and growers assistant, Caleb McMillan, ponders if there is a difference between Sativa and Indica cannabis Technically, there is no difference between Sativa and Indica cannabis. Of course, among cannabis connoisseurs, it’s hotly debated. Sativas are supposed to be the coffee-like energy boost to your body and mind, […]

The Cannabis Market is Heating Up Faster Than Branders Can Define It

The Cannabis Market is Heating Up Faster Than Branders Can Define It

RANGSIT UNIVERSITY, BANGKOK, PATHUM THANI, THAILAND – 2019/08/02: Oromucosal Spray made with Cannabis extract for medical purposes from the Rangsit University laboratory seen being display at Rangsit University in Pathum Thani Province, north of SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images At first glance, consumer-facing cannabis companies in the U.S. are confronted with a nearly impossible task—identifying […]

Cannabis Canada: Health Canada suspends second pot firm from growing, selling legal cannabis – Article – BNN

Cannabis Canada: Health Canada suspends second pot firm from growing, selling legal cannabis - Article - BNN

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 The company’s suspension is the second time a Canadian producer had its licence withdrawn by federal regulators following Bonify’s suspension earlier this […]

Online platforms help patients and professionals understand cannabis

Online platforms help patients and professionals understand cannabis

iStock/LattaPictures Two new platforms have been launched that hope to help medical professionals and patients alike understand cannabis, its health effects, and different strains. One initiative is an interactive online resource platform for medical doctors to help patients heal with the use of medical cannabis. Numerous studies have shown that medical cannabis can slow, stop, […]

CanaQuest have received a licence to sell cannabis

CanaQuest have received a licence to sell cannabis

CanaQuest CanaQuest have received a purchase/sales licence with a provision to apply for import and export permits for cannabis. CanaQuest, a company developing proprietary health products and nutraceuticals utilising cannabinoid and botanical oil extracts. CanaQuest has obtained a cannabis purchase/sales licence, with a provision to apply for import/export permits for cannabis as permitted under the […]

Duchess of Sussex’s nephew grows new strain of ‘Archie Sparkie’ cannabis

Duchess of Sussex's nephew grows new strain of 'Archie Sparkie' cannabis

MEGHAN Markle’s nephew has grown a new strain of ‘Archie Sparkie’ cannabis as he builds a business  based on her name, according to reports. Cannabis farmer Tyler Dooley, 26, insists he created the strain to get ahead in the “very competitive businesses” of marijuana production. 4 Meghan Markle launching her clothing collection with Marks and […]

Cannabis Countdown: Top 10 Marijuana Stock News Stories Of The Week

Canadian cannabis company Canopy Growth to list shares on NYSE

Welcome to the Cannabis Countdown. In this week’s rendition, we’ll recap and countdown the top 10 marijuana stock news stories for the week of September 9th – 15th, 2019. Without further ado, let’s get started. 10. VIDEO: Benzinga Investor Presentation with Red White & Bloom CEO Brad Rogers Ahead of September’s IPO Red White & Bloom (cse:RWB – […]

Therapeutic Uses of Cannabis

Cannabis sativa. Image Credit: Filip Jedraszak / Shutterstock

To date, over 545 different compounds have been identified and isolated from the Cannabis sativa L. (Cannabaceae) plant, of which include over 100 different cannabinoids. These compounds differ greatly in their chemical structure; thus, consumption of the cannabis plant can induce a wide range of effects. Although cannabis has been used for a wide range […]

IASO CORP: developing solutions and investing in cannabis

IASO CORP: developing solutions and investing in cannabis

Iaso is a science company that promotes wellness and remedies through synergistic collaborations and investing in cannabis with key players in the industry. To understand the fundamental values and the value proposition of a company, it’s important to comprehend the journey, the milestones, the background of the founders, and the hurdles it has gone through. […]

UK company set to be largest cannabis company on London stock market

UK company set to be largest cannabis company on London stock market

iStock/Khongtham A UK company is planning to list a £100m float on the stock market – poising it be the biggest cannabis company on the London Stock Exchange. Cannaray, a British medical cannabis company, closed last Monday with a £7.8m (~€8.8m) Series A Funding round and hopes to raise more than £30m in the coming […]