Canada

1998: IHA replies to Canadian hemp regulations

Celebrating Hemp History Month – According to the "Proposed Industrial Hemp Regulations", industrial hemp will still be regulated in a…

June 21, 2021

Canadian firm receives grant

Saskatoon-headquartered Blue Sky Hemp Ventures received ~CA$750,000 (~US$620,000) to upgrade its facility in Saskatchewan, where the company makes hemp oil…

June 14, 2021

New Canadian seed goes to market

UniSeeds Inc. of Ontario is to distribute Silesia, a new dual-cropping hemp variety, under an agreement with InnoTech Alberta. InnoTech…

June 9, 2021

Canadian maker of mobile decorticator signs on customers in NZ, SA

Toronto-based CannaSystems Canada Inc. is offering its R-2 hemp decortication system to 10 initial customers under a collaborative program aimed…

June 1, 2021

Canadian company raises $7 million, will develop fiber factory in Europe

Canadian natural fiber specialist Bast Fibre Technologies Inc. (BFTi) said it will use some of the $7 million it recently…

May 26, 2021

Canadian company petitions for payment in dispute over biomass

A Canadian company has petitioned the British Columbia Supreme Court to enforce payment of CA$761,000 ($632,000) in damages by a second…

May 25, 2021

HHH flower harvester now available in North America, LatAm

HHH Hemp Harvesting Technology (HHH) of Germany has signed a sales and distribution agreement for North America and named a…

May 19, 2021

RAMM-Canapar deal good for ‘Made in Italy’ brand, says company’s CEO

Italian extracts specialist Canapar Corp. said its recent merger into Canada's RAMM Pharma Corp. can help establish Sicily in the…

May 19, 2021

Canadian CBD brand licensed to U.S. company

Canada-based Acreage Holdings Inc. said its Universal Hemp LLC unit entered a strategic partnership with U.S.-based CBD company Medterra CBD's…

May 6, 2021

Canadian hemp group acquires water rights in northwest Colorado

Global Hemp Group (GHG) of Canada said it acquired water infrastructure in Colorado through a private, third party transaction. GHG…

May 4, 2021