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New Frontier Data: Home Grow Ushers in a New Era of Opportunity

New Frontier Data: Home Grow Ushers in a New Era of Opportunity

22/08/10, 12:00

One of the biggest opportunities that’s come with cannabis legalization has been the home grow market. South African entrepreneurs should be aware of the millions of rand of potential spend in this sector, if the example of the United States is anything to go by.

Battle of Bophelo: Akanda’s Plan B: Abandon Lesotho! Or is That Actually Plan A?

Battle of Bophelo: Akanda’s Plan B: Abandon Lesotho! Or is That Actually Plan A?

22/08/10, 07:00

Nasdaq-listed Akanda is fighting to reverse the liquidation of its Lesotho subsidiary, Bophelo Bioscience and Wellness, and says it is committed to growing the business into which it has invested millions of dollars. But it has a Plan B. Pull out of Lesotho altogether and source from Portugal.

Olivia Newton-John: Greasing the Wheels of Cannabis Advocacy

Olivia Newton-John: Greasing the Wheels of Cannabis Advocacy

22/08/09, 13:00

Olivia Newton-John passed away on 8 August 2022. Although best known as Sandra Dee in the iconic 70's movie 'Grease', the actress's enduring legacy will be in her relentless energy to legalize cannabis.

US Producers Squeezed as Cannabis Prices Drop and Inflation Intensifies

US Producers Squeezed as Cannabis Prices Drop and Inflation Intensifies

22/08/08, 05:00

Cannabis producers expect lower margins ahead as legalization gains momentum. Consumers have more product choice which means higher input costs cannot just be passed on to the end user.

The Battle for Bophelo: Lawfare Looms Over Controversial Liquidation of Lesotho Flagship Cannabis Company

The Battle for Bophelo: Lawfare Looms Over Controversial Liquidation of Lesotho Flagship Cannabis Company

22/08/07, 11:00

A bitter boardroom row at Nasdaq-listed cannabis company, Akanda, is turning into full-blown lawfare and the future of one of Lesotho’s largest cultivators is at stake. Bophelo Bioscience and Wellness was liquidated last month without the knowledge of parent company Akanda, which is taking urgent action to reverse the order.

Mexico's Cannabis Growers Are Going Rogue

Mexico's Cannabis Growers Are Going Rogue

22/08/06, 06:30

Farmers are cultivating and selling cannabis as Mexico’s government continues to bungle cannabis legalization.

Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 years by Moscow Court on Cannabis Charges

Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 years by Moscow Court on Cannabis Charges

22/08/05, 05:30

President Joe Biden calls the verdict ‘unacceptable’ and vows to continue to work for her release

JuicyFields Implodes! Cannabis Crowd-Funding Company Accused of Being a Ponzi Scheme as Thousands Lose Their Cash

JuicyFields Implodes! Cannabis Crowd-Funding Company Accused of Being a Ponzi Scheme as Thousands Lose Their Cash

22/07/19, 22:00

The international cannabis company has suddenly closed shop leaving investors high, dry and angry in what may be Spain’s largest crypto scam ever - and a body blow to cannabis investment in general

Ukraine Government Backs Medical Cannabis Legalization in the Face of Russian Invasion

Ukraine Government Backs Medical Cannabis Legalization in the Face of Russian Invasion

22/06/13, 22:00

Russian Invasion has fast-tracked cannabis legalization

Thailand to Use Anti-Smoking Laws to Restrict Adult-Use Cannabis Consumption

Thailand to Use Anti-Smoking Laws to Restrict Adult-Use Cannabis Consumption

22/06/08, 22:00

Tobacco Control Law to be used to discourage adult-use smoking

Labat Continues to Bleed; Battles with SARS, But Confident of Cannabis Strategy Going Forward

Labat Continues to Bleed; Battles with SARS, But Confident of Cannabis Strategy Going Forward

22/06/05, 22:30

Labat drops R25 m in 6 months to February 2022, roadshow to raise more money

US Basketball Players Call on Joe Biden to Help Get Star Detained on Cannabis Charges Released From Moscow Prison

US Basketball Players Call on Joe Biden to Help Get Star Detained on Cannabis Charges Released From Moscow Prison

22/06/03, 13:30

It is believed Griner was arrested when vape cartridges containing cannabis oil were found in her luggage.

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