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Front Range Bio Acquires Hemp Genomics Co. Steep Hill - Benzinga

Front Range Biosciences, an agricultural biotech company that specializes in high-value crops like cannabis and hemp, announced this week its acquisition of Steep Hill’s Genomics Research & Development team. Through this partnership, FRB will further build out its IP library and accelerate key research in the pursuit of healthy and dependable crop yields. Ultimately, this …

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Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – May 7, 2019) – STILLCANNA INC. (CSE: STIL) (“StillCanna” or the “Company”) the Company is pleased to announce that further to the Company’s press release dated March 18, 2019, the Company successfully acquired 100% of Olimax’s issued and outstanding shares. The acquisition of Olimax provides Stillcanna with a vertically integrated …

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Will Hemp be Illinois' Next Billion-Dollar Bumper Crop? - WTTW News

(chrisbeez / Pixabay) A flood of Illinois farmers are hoping hemp will be a cash crop for them this summer after Gov. J.B. Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Agriculture opened up licensing on April 30. “Industrial hemp is a potentially billion-dollar industry that Illinois will now take part in from farming and processing, to …

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Vermont-based cannabis manufactures are anticipating rapid growth since the 2018 Farm Bill was signed by President Trump. Noah Quist and Carl Christianson have a 10,000-square-foot hemp processing building equipped with CBD extraction technology and around 600 pounds of industrial grade hemp delivered by local farmers. “The point is room to grow. We wanted to build …

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November 7th, 2018, President Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The cannabis industry saw this as one of the first legislative steps to initiating the hemp industries’ boom. In an interview with POLITICO Magazine, Smoke Wallin, the president of Vertical Cannabis company, shared his opinion about the sudden change in the political climate. “People kept …

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2019 State Cannabis Legislation: The Bills to Watch

Cannabis reform is sweeping the country, from New Hampshire and Connecticut in the east to Wyoming and New Mexico in the west. While Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts and New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu have expressed opposition to medical and adult-use legalization measures (respectively), Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan-Grisham and Illinois Gov. …

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In 2018, Canada was the first country to legalize recreational marijuana. Clearly, the cannabis industry is at the forefront of a global metamorphosis with countries like the United States and Mexico running right behind their northern neighbor’s lead. Two-thirds of the United States have approved medical cannabis while ten states have legalized adult-use marijuana. However, …

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Plenty of cannabis companies must get creative to raise capital due to various legalities. Innovative Industrial Properties real estate company is no exception. In 2016, the company went public through an IPO and have set their sight on the cannabis industry. When the company launched its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange in 2016, …

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As of this month, The State of New York has granted Canopy Growth Corporation with licensing to grow and produce industrial hemp. Since the 2018 Farm Bill legalized CBD, Canopy Growth intends to capitalize on investment opportunities in New York through the establishment of Hemp Industrial Park. Canopy Growth has goals to establish large-scale production …

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Canopy LATAM network will bring in Spectrum Cannabis Peru to introduce new uses for medicinal cannabis to support the Peruvian market while lending proficiency in cannabis production and physician instruction. Canopy LATAM is a globally renown cannabis and hemp company that specializes in a variety of curated cannabis products. With operations in thirteen countries across …

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