March 2019

<!– SHOW ARTICLE –> From left, Nancy Morrison and Kerry Trammel stand in front of the counter in The Releaf Market their new business at 1240 E. Second St. in Jamestown that sells hemp products, including CBD and various assortments of items that have health benefits. P-J photo by Eric Zavinski Cannabis isn’t just for […]

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I know what readers are thinking. another junior miner jumping into the #cannabis space give me a break! Believe me, I thought the exact same thing. However, after watching several junior miners move on to greener pastures, I’ve learned some things to watch out for. First, there must be an actual business plan. Most teams […]

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We are sitting in a disused two-acre greenhouse, formerly part of Guernsey’s once-flourishing tomato growing trade. A sprinkler system of black hosepipes is piled up on the greenhouse floor, waiting to be erected along the roof of the building, and small tents are in boxes, about to be set up to provide the optimum conditions […]

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Canopy Growth Corp. (WEED.TO) has entered into a first-of-its-kind partnership with the NHL Alumni Association (NHLAA) and NEEKA Health Canada to explore cannabis-based neurological treatments for athletes. The partnership will begin with a double-blind clinical trial involving about 100 former hockey stars, and is aimed to reduce reliance on highly-addictive opioids and other pharmaceutical painkillers. […]

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A Canadian cannabis producer that has a large-scale East Ladner greenhouse among its operations has signed a clinical research deal with the National Hockey League’s Alumni Association to investigate the use of cannabinoids as a treatment for post-concussion neurological diseases in former NHL players. In a news release this weekend, Canopy Growth (TSX:WEED) (NYSE:CGC), in […]

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Many of my patients have tried it or want to learn more about it. One of them, an educated, successful and anxious man in his 40s, recently told me he tried mixing CBD oil in his tea, but it didn’t make him calmer. Then he rubbed the oil on his injured knee, and pronounced it […]

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Growth Industry Spreading legalization of marijuana is causing a boom in the cannabis industry, leaving companies scrambling to staff up. “More jobs are being created in this space than in any other space in North America, with salaries sometimes more competitive than other industries,” Karson Humiston, founder of Vangst, an employment agency focused on cannabis jobs, recently told the Associated […]

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Growth Industry Spreading legalization of marijuana is causing a boom in the cannabis industry, leaving companies scrambling to staff up. “More jobs are being created in this space than in any other space in North America, with salaries sometimes more competitive than other industries,” Karson Humiston, founder of Vangst, an employment agency focused on cannabis jobs, recently told the Associated […]

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