Agriculture

The introduction of new economic sectors is not an easy accomplishment, but it is key to ensuring economic diversification. This concept is one which is regularly practised in Malta, a country where the economy has thrived and continues to thrive on trade. Malta has built a successful economy based on regulatory innovation, which has allowed
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In the wintertime, the ranch opens its orchid greenhouse for events to small groups between 10- to 20 guests. This summer, Morelli said he’s noticed an influx of guests taking in the surroundings and atmosphere on the ranch. “It seems like there are all sorts of people coming and going here,” the ranch manager said,
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The rules on marijuana for international athletes “must change,” the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) said in a response letter to members of Congress on Friday following the suspension of runner Sha’Carri Richardson over a positive cannabis test. Separately, the White House is now reportedly seeking a meeting with international sports regulators to discuss the policy.
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Experts say the Supreme Court decision to restrict union organizers from farms could have an unintended consequence: an increase in labor trafficking of farmworkers. In June of 2019, two Monterey County site inspectors visited a Salinas cannabis farm, where they encountered a small group of farmworkers who they suspected had been trafficked. The farmworkers, who
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Law360 (July 9, 2021, 7:40 PM EDT) — Missouri’s governor rejected a bill to expand business deductions for the state’s cannabis businesses, while New Hampshire lawmakers sent the governor a bill broadening the state’s medical marijuana program to include patients struggling with opioid addiction. Here are the major legislative moves in cannabis reform from the
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VIC Premier Advanced DNA analysis has allowed Victorian scientists to unlock the genetic code of medicinal cannabis, creating the world’s most complete genomic reference. Minister for Agriculture Mary-Anne Thomas has congratulated scientists at Agriculture Victoria who have paved the way for faster precision breeding of medical cannabis, highlighting the importance of scientific research. Laboratories have
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RI safe consumption bill passes; NM legalization takes effect; Mexican president floats marijuana referendum; CA psychedelics decrim advances Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know which cannabis stories are shaping the day. Your support makes Marijuana Moment possible… Free to read (but
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Published July 02, 2021 1:10PM A two-year joint research programme could pave the way for Gisborne-based medicinal cannabis company Rua Bioscience into the agritech sector. Rua Bioscience and the University of Waikato have announced what they describe as a potential game-changing joint project investigating the application of hyperspectral technology to the cultivation and assessment of
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– Pure Sunfarms Expects to Begin Planting First Half of Delta 2 Facility in September of This Year with Second Half Targeted to Begin Production in 2022 – VANCOUVER, BC, July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – Village Farms International, Inc. (the “Company” or “Village Farms”) (TSX: VFF) (NASDAQ: VFF) today announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Pure
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Cannabis industry environmental engineering company Urban-gro Inc. (Nasdaq: UGRO) is seeding a new venture with the acquisition of architecture and interior design firm MJ12 Design Studio and Georgia-headquartered parent company 2WR+ Partners LLC. According to Urban-gro, the deal — worth more than $9 million paid in cash and stock with the potential for another $2
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A Callaghan Innovation scientist working with current hyperspectral technology. Photo / Supplied A joint research project could prove to be a game-changer for New Zealand’s cannabis industry. Rua Bioscience and the University of Waikato have announced a two-year research programme to investigate the application of hyperspectral technology to the cultivation and assessment of medicinal cannabis.
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Pennington County Public Defender warns public to be ‘informed’ on changing marijuana landscape News / 4 hours ago Video Making “life-or-death” decisions News / 6 hours ago Video First@4: Drought prompts executive order in South Dakota; Three COVID-19 deaths in Tuesday’s update; Allegiant adds Sioux Falls to Austin, Texas, flight News / 6 hours ago
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The Report By Market Research Store of the COVID-19 outbreak impact on Global Cannabis Seed to Sale Software Market Analysis and Forecast 2020-2026 Latest updated report published by Market Research Store (marketresearchstore.com) of COVID-19 titled “global Cannabis Seed to Sale Software market analysis and forecast 2020-2026” includes information regarding the market share, industry’s growth prospects,
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UN wants global marijuana ad ban; RI House speaker on legalization disagreements; FDA head won’t say if cannabis or tobacco more dangerous Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know which cannabis stories are shaping the day. Your support makes Marijuana Moment possible…
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Editor’s Note:   The following article was first published this past Wednesday by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) under the headline: “2021 State Enacted Legislation: Food June 2021.”  The author is Doug Farquhar, JD, who is NEHA’s new director of its Government Affairs department. Until late 2020, Farquhar was the long-time director of the Environmental
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This article was originally published on The Bluntness and appears here with permission. In their latest effort to spread awareness and spark conversation, Honeysuckle Magazine has partnered with hip hop legend and cannabis advocate/entrepreneur Lil Wayne on “Diversity in Cannabis,” a Times Square campaign that will go down in history and hopefully set the stage for how New York approaches legal
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Photo courtesy of Fluence by OSRAM When cold-frame greenhouses and outdoor spaces are not viable for crop production, climate-controlled greenhouses can maximize cultivation activity. The cannabis industry has much to learn from commercial agriculture, and high profit margins and deep levels of investment in facilities have also resulted in mutually beneficial lessons learned for growers
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Envirocann has established a new management team within the organization to help the company’s national and international expansion plans. SANTA CRUZ, CA, USA, June 25, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — Envirocann, the confidently clean and evolved organic-comparable certification company, has established a new management team within the organization to help the company’s national and international expansion plans.
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