Canada

Canadian deal brutally illustrates CBD sector’s loss in value

Canada's RAMM Pharma Corp. said it has purchased European CBD maker HemPoland from The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TGOD)…

September 14, 2022

Canadian health committee urges government support for CBD research

A Canadian health committee called on government to support studies that will more broadly look at CBD's potential as a…

August 10, 2022

Canadian investors launch new company based on assets purchased from tech maker

(This story was updated to clarify that CGT continues to operate as an independent company -- ed.) HEMPALTA, a newly…

February 2, 2022

Lawsuit accuses Aurora execs of ‘sham round-trip’ deal to inflate earnings

A lawsuit filed in a U.S. federal court alleges Aurora Cannabis Inc. and a group of past and current executives…

September 23, 2021

Alberta Hemp Alliance gets $300,000 grant to boost supply chain

The Alberta Hemp Alliance has received a two-year $300,000 grant from the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, a federal-provincial initiative aimed at…

July 29, 2021

$65 million awarded farmers in fraud case against Canadian, U.S. execs

A group of Canadian and American business executives committed negligence, fraud and deceit when they left a group of Montana…

July 28, 2021

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