June 12, 2019

Investors are still gravitating toward marijuana stocks, especially given their strong performance so far in 2019. With so many companies looking to cash in on the cannabis craze, those who want to pick individual stocks in the space have their work cut out for them as they try to sift out the winners from the […]

Another former pro athlete is jumping onto the CBD bandwagon. Paul Pierce, the NBA champion and 10-time All-Star who retired in 2017, launched a line of cannabidiol-derived products on Tuesday with online seller Eaze Wellness branded with his nickname, “The Truth.” The line, aimed at athletes, includes his Vesper vaporizer. Pierce joins fellow NBA alums Al […]

Valens GroWorks (CSE: VGW) (OTC: VGWCF) has updated its multi-year agreement with Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY), which is focused on cannabis research, cultivation, production, and distribution. The company has expanded the volume of extraction services and has added an option to provide contract manufacturing services to the arm’s length, binding agreement announced in February with Tilray. […]

A roundup of some of the North American equities making moves in both directions today On the rise Norbord Inc. (OSB-T) increased 3.7 per cent in early afternoon trading after it announced on Monday evening its intention to “indefinitely curtail production” at its oriented strand board mill in 100 Mile House, B.C. in August. The […]

On a noisy, littered block in southeast San Francisco lined end-to-end with mismatched warehouses, Chris Lu grows organic cannabis for discerning customers in California’s legal market. He shuns synthetic pesticides and applies only approved fertilizers like bone meal, bat guano, and compost tea. That’s a big deal in an industry long dependent on potent garden-store […]

A repeated warning about cannabis use in the post-hippie era is to be aware that what you’re smoking or ingesting isn’t your grandparents’ cannabis. Humans have worked hard in recent decades to produce strains with powerful doses of tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, the psychoactive component of the plant. The result is a surprisingly intense high that […]