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    Help! Any info or opinion welcome - DOT drug test

    Hey guys, so I'm going to try and lay out my position as clearly as possible. I'm hoping to get some feedback on what some people with more experience in this area than I can give. I work for a company where I have to have a Class E license (drive for hire license in my state) I am aware that...
  2. Ron Strider

    What To Expect If This Big Marijuana Stock Deal Goes Up In Smoke

    Hostile takeovers haven't been part of the discussion about marijuana stocks. Until now. When Aurora Cannabis submitted an acquisition proposal to CanniMed Therapeutics' board of directors in November, it hoped there would be mutual agreement that a combination of the two Canadian marijuana...
  3. Ron Strider

    Enter The Marijuana Breathalyzer

    One of law enforcement's great frustrations with legal marijuana – and anti-legalizers' perennial talking points – has been the absence of a reliable way of determining if someone has been driving while stoned. A marijuana high (and therefore impairment) usually lasts two or three hours after...
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    The 3 Marijuana Stocks With The Most Cash On Their Balance Sheets

    There aren't too many industries that can hold a candle to the returns of cryptocurrencies these days, but the marijuana industry isn't going down without a fight. Marijuana stocks certainly have investors seeing green, with a majority of pot stocks in excess of $200 million in market cap at...
  5. Ron Strider

    Legal Cannabis Sales Grow Globally

    According to a report published by Grand View Research, the global medical cannabis market is expected to reach USD 55.8 billion by 2025. Rising awareness of various medical applications in cannabis is one of the factors driving the market. The report indicated that chronic pain was the largest...
  6. Ron Strider

    Delta 9 To Grow Pot For Canada's Largest Marijuana Producer

    Winnipeg's Delta 9 has teamed up with Canada's largest publicly traded marijuana producer as the country gets closer to legalizing marijuana. Canopy Growth Corp., based out of Ontario, has entered into a distribution agreement with Delta 9 to sell cannabis products online. "Our company is...
  7. Ron Strider

    New Zealand: Sun Rising On Ruatoria Hemp Industry

    The buds are ripening for a Ruatoria hemp industry as production steps up and the potential for it to be New Zealand's medicinal cannabis capital moves a step closer. Hikurangi Enterprises last year planted a trial of 5000 plants as a field crop. This season the Ruatoria charitable...
  8. Ron Strider

    Barney's Farm Invests In Israeli Medical Cannabis Company

    Dutch cannabis breeder Barney's Farm has made a $2.1 million investment in Tel Aviv-listed medical cannabis company Medivie Therapeutic. Barney's received around 244,000 of Medivie's ordinary shares, allocated according to a company value of $14.2 million for Medivie, as well as a seat on...
  9. Ron Strider

    HempAmericana Inc. Announces Production On Critical CO2 Extractor Machine

    NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2017 - HempAmericana, Inc. (OTC:HMPQ) (the "Company") is excited to announce that, having executed on its financial schedule, the Company has been advised by the manufacturer of its new Super Critical CO2 Extractor Machine that the high-capacity device is now in the...
  10. Ron Strider

    Parody Of A "Drug Commercial" Goes Viral And Propels Briteside Cannabis Company

    Good fortune recently accompanied hard work at the Oregon-based marijuana and technology company Briteside. A video parody of a pharmaceutical commercial, advertising the drug cannabis with side effects of "euphoria and uncontrollable giggling," was viewed 400,000 times in its first 72 hours on...
  11. Ron Strider

    Canada: Cannabis Grower Aurora Proposes Industry's Largest Takeover

    Aurora Cannabis Inc. proposed the largest takeover bid in Canada's nascent marijuana market in an attempt to expand its reach into Europe. Aurora said late Tuesday it offered to acquire CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. in an all-stock, C$582 million ($455 million) deal that values the Saskatoon...
  12. Ron Strider

    Future Farm Sets Closing Date On 120-Acre Licensed Industrial Hemp Farm

    VANCOUVER, BC - November 15, 2017 - Future Farm Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Future Farm") (CSE: FFT) (OTCQB: FFRMF) is pleased to announce the closing date of November 28, 2017 for its previously announced acquisition of a 120-acre industrial hemp farm in Amity, ME. With this...
  13. Ron Strider

    Mentor Capital, Inc. Announced That It Has Filed Its Third Quarter With The SEC

    SAN DIEGO - Mentor Capital, Inc. (OTCQB: MNTR) announced that it has filed its quarterly 10-Q filing for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For the quarter ended September 30, 2017, Mentor had revenues of $815,102 and gross profit of...
  14. Ron Strider

    Canada: Titan Hemp Partners To Form New Bioplastics Company

    Titan Hemp has formed a joint venture with Green Growers Technology Alliance (GGTA) to create a new company, Titan BioPlastics — a manufacturing and development entity focused on creating plant-based composites and products for a wide variety of manufacturing applications, including packaging...
  15. Ron Strider

    MA: Medical-Marijuana Company's Donation May Fund Fitchburg Bridge Repairs

    For funding to repair Oak Hill Road Bridge, the city is looking to a medical-marijuana cultivation facility. Mayor Stephen DiNatale announced Tuesday that RevolutionaryClinics, II Inc. donated $25,000 to the city as required through a community-host agreement -- money DiNatale hopes to use to...
  16. Ron Strider

    PA: Company Eyes Scranton Office For People Looking To Enter Marijuana Program

    Once Pennsylvania approves doctors to see patients seeking medical marijuana, Compassionate Certification Centers will be ready to open up franchise-like offices, including one in Scranton, to get people into the state program. Dr. Bryan Doner, co-founder of the company, said he anticipates...
  17. Ron Strider

    A Former Blackrock Executive Is Raising One Of The Biggest Marijuana Funds Yet

    A private equity fund co-chaired by a former BlackRock Inc. executive is planning to raise $250 million to invest in marijuana businesses in places such as Los Angeles, Las Vegas and midtown Manhattan. MedMen Opportunity Fund II, which looks for companies that cultivate, manufacture and sell...
  18. Ron Strider

    Up Cannabis Is The Tragically Hip's Official Medical Cannabis Partner

    In May, the Straight told readers about the Tragically Hip's venture into the world of medical marijuana. Last week, just one day before the death of lead singer Gord Downie, the band let fans in on exactly which company it had decided to partner with. "We're excited to announce Up...
  19. Ron Strider

    Future Farm Signs Agreement To Acquire 120-Acre Licensed Industrial Hemp Farm

    VANCOUVER, BC - (NewMediaWire) - October 19, 2017 - Future Farm Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Future Farm") (CSE: FFT) (CNSX: FFT) (OTCQB: FFRMF) is pleased to announce it has entered into a purchase and sale agreement with Derek Ross of Cannatech LLC for the acquisition of a 120-acre...
  20. Ron Strider

    This Canadian Marijuana Stock Is A Bet On The U.S. Cannabis Market, Too

    What are the top three U.S.-based marijuana growers that are publicly traded and have market caps of at least $500 million? If you're having trouble coming up with names of the companies, don't feel bad: There aren't any U.S.-based companies that meet the criteria. If we substituted Canada...