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Canopy Growth Corporation to invest $500 million in U.S. market

Canopy Growth looks to put $500 million in USA hemp

Canopy said it looks to move into two or three other states in the USA as state-by-state regulatory environments become more clear

Althea enters UK medicinal cannabis market through acquisition

The company will be one of the first to enter the medicinal cannabis market in that country following the November 2018 legislative change, enabling cannabis-based products to be prescribed by doctors

Super Bowl champions talk about the NFL's stance on cannabis

The NFL continues to bar players from medicating with cannabis, even though scientific research now backs its health benefits and potential

UK's first legal cannabis farm to be built in 'secret' location

Cannabis production is set to come to the UK on an industrial scale after the first fully legal farm was granted planning permission. A 7.5-acre greenhouse will be built in rural Wiltshire, in the West Country.

AusCann Group acquires R&D facility to develop cannabinoid product pipeline

The facility will support the development of existing and new cannabinoid formulations

A proposed ad touting medical cannabis won't be seen during the CBS Super Bowl broadcast

CBS has rejected the proposed 30-second commercial from the company that recently hired former House speaker John A. Boehner

10 major market trends: Lift Expo and the future of cannabis in Canada

Here are 10 innovations and trends emerging in Canada according to the Lift Expo that recently took place in Vancouver

Steady growth in medical cannabis demand taxes Brazil’s import structure

The medical cannabis structure that requires patients in Brazil to get individual authorizations to import their MMJ products is “insufficient” to meet growing demand in the country, according to a former sanitary surveillance agency director

Zenabis starts trading under exchange symbol ZENA

Cannabis producer Zenabis Global Inc. will commence trading under exchange symbol “ZENA” on the TSXV

Shoppers Drug Mart launches ecommerce platform for medical cannabis in Canada

Medical Cannabis by Shoppers Drug Mart allows patients to order directly from a trusted source and provides counselling, strain selection and support