Cannabusiness in Australia

Australian Cannabusiness Roundup – October 18, 2019

There's been plenty of cannabis-related activity in Australia recently - the legal kind - here's some of what's been happening on the Australian cannabusiness...
Cannabis research in New South Wales

NSW Kicks In Cash For Medicinal Cannabis Research

In Australia, the New South Wales Government is plowing $3 million into a $10 million medicinal cannabis industry study to be carried out at...
Parkinson's Disease and cannabidiol

Parkinson’s Patients To Participate In UK Cannabidiol Trial

A clinical trial will get under way in the UK next year to study the effectiveness of cannabidiol in treating hallucinations and delusions in...
Medical cannabis in Victoria

Medical Cannabis For Kids – Australia’s Victoria Expands Program

More Victorian children will have access to medicinal cannabis as a result of an expansion to the Andrews Labor Government’s compassionate access scheme. Minister for...
Industrial hemp - Louisiana

Louisiana Industrial Hemp Program Progress

The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) announced late last week it has submitted rules and regulations for the state's industrial hemp program...
Cannabis and pesticide use

Group Calls For Pesticide Free Cannabis

A U.S. group is calling on Congress to take action on what it says is illegal pesticide use in cannabis production. Cannabis in its various...
Jenny Hallam - medical cannabis

“Green Fairy” Jenny Hallam Back In Court

Australian medical cannabis advocate Jenny Hallam returned to court this week for her sentencing hearing - another step in what has been a long...
Michael McCormack and cannabis

McCormack: ACT Cannabis Decision “Dopey”

Australia's Deputy Prime Minister is railing against a recent decision by the ACT Government to legalise possession of small quantities of cannabis. As we...
Olivia Newton-John and Greg Hunt - medical cannabis

$3 Million For Medical Cannabis Research In Australia

Australia's Minister for Health has announced funding to examine the benefits of medical cannabis use in cancer patients. Announced by Minister Greg Hunt on Sunday,...
Square and cannabidiol sales

Another Ecommerce Platform Allowing CBD Sales

San Francisco headquartered Square is now permitting selected U.S. CBD merchants to use its service. Square, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) kicked off in 2009 with Square...

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