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LiveWell to Host Hemp CBD Investor Education Series

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LiveWell Canada said Thursday it will host a series of discussions on CBD Hemp investing in September and October to educate investors on the emerging industrial hemp-derived cannabinoid industry. According to Brightfield Group, the Hemp CBD Market could hit $22 billion by 2022. LiveWell said it will host events in …

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Majority of Michigan Voters Want Non-Medical Marijuana

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A majority of likely Michigan voters favor a recreational marijuana initiative on the Nov. 6 ballot but nearly one-third are undecided about a separate proposal for a citizen redistricting commission, according to a new poll.  The Sept. 5-7 survey of 600 likely voters for The Detroit News and WDIV-TV suggested marijuana Proposal 1 would have passed …

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Buffett, Coral Reefer Brand, Natural Fit for Surterra

Jimmy Buffett has been playing with the Coral Reefer Band for well over four decades now, so it’s less than surprising to see the veteran singer-songwriter finally getting into the weed business. The “Margaritaville” singer will license the “Coral Reefer” brand to Surterra, a big medical marijuana company whose board …

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Advanced Cell Therapy Summit Next Month in Shanghai

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Leading doctors and scientists from around the world will gather in Shanghai, China at the end of October for the Advanced Cell Therapy Shanghai Summit, or ACTSS 2018, produced by Phacilitate and ACTSS. The event will showcase advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs) with discussion across the development cycle, from research …

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Aurora Cannabis to Buy ICC, Bolster Latin American Reach

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Aurora Cannabis said Monday it has reached an agreement to buy ICC Labs, which focuses on the Latin American cannabis market, in a bid to broaden its global reach. Vancouver, Canada-based ICC has a large footprint in South America, with more than 70 percent of the market share in Uruguay, …

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How 5G Will Change Industries

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NEW – IN IDEAS ON THE INTERNET TODAY: We’ll start seeing devices that make full use of 5G internet connectivity by 2020, though the massive improvements in technology that the faster, bigger internet “pipe” will make possible may not be fully realized for more than a decade.  That’s the projection …

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