uruguay

  1. Ron Strider

    Uruguay: Recreational Marijuana Sold To More Than 16,000 Five Months After Legalizing

    Five months after legalizing recreational marijuana, there are more than 16,000 Uruguayans registered to buy the drug from pharmacies, up from 5,000 users in July. People in Uruguay can also grow plants at home, or become a member of a local Cannabis Club to withdraw up to 40g of marijuana...
  2. Ron Strider

    Uruguay To Produce Medical Marijuana For Export

    International Cannabis Corporation will produce Uruguay's first batch of medical cannabis oil for export in December, the company's chief executive said Sunday. The Montevideo-headquartered company plans to ship the oil to Canada and Mexico, but is also open to selling it on the domestic...
  3. Ron Strider

    Pot Was Flying Off The Shelves In Uruguay. Then U.S. Banks Weighed In

    The pharmacies selling pot were doing a brisk business. After Uruguay became the first country in the world to fully legalize marijuana sales for recreational use last month, some of the pharmacies struggled to keep up with the demand. Then came the stern letters from American banks...
  4. Ron Strider

    Algae.Tec To Plant First Batch Of Medicinal Cannabis In Uruguay

    Algae.Tec is planning to plant the first batch of medicinal cannabis crop in Uruguay this September as part of its research and collaboration agreement with Winter Garden Biosciences. The companies are developing an initial crop of active heirloom cannabis, without genetically altered...
  5. Ron Strider

    ICC Provides Update On Recreational Cannabis Sales In Uruguay

    ICC, South America's first fully licensed and government approved producer and distributor of recreational cannabis commenced sales on July 19, 2017 when it began to distribute its two recreational cannabis products (ALFA I and BETA I) via sixteen approved pharmacies in Uruguay. Over 4,500...
  6. Ron Strider

    Uruguay: Recreational Pot Sales Begin July 19 At Pharmacies

    Legal sales of marijuana for recreational purposes are set to begin next week in Uruguay at a limited number of pharmacies to nearly 5,000 people who have registered as consumers. The South American nation's Cannabis Regulation and Control Institute said Friday in a statement that pot will be...
  7. Ron Strider

    Uruguay To Sign Up Users To Buy Cannabis In Pharmacies

    Uruguay: Uruguay, which in July will become the first country selling state-produced cannabis in pharmacies for recreational use, will open a user registry on Tuesday, authorities said. Any Uruguayan or permanent resident wishing to purchase cannabis in that way will be required to register...
  8. K

    Uruguay To Have Marijuana Museum

    Montevideo - Marijuana-friendly Uruguay will soon have a museum dedicated to pot. "It is a way to connect people who love nature, art and science," said the director of the museum, Eduardo Blasina. The museum, opening Friday in Montevideo, will help people learn more about one of the...
  9. K

    Marijuana Grown In Uruguay Only Enough For 25% Of Consumers

    Marijuana grown in Uruguay only enough for 25% of consumers. The Monitoring Cannabis team of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of the Republic estimated that only 25% of regular consumers will be able to access legal marijuana from Uruguay. By October 2016, 5,332 farmers were...
  10. K

    Marijuana Legalization In Uruguay - Progress And Challenges Three Years Later

    In December 2013, the Uruguayan Chamber of Senators approved Law 19.172, through which the General Assembly regulated the production, marketing and possession of marijuana in Uruguay. According to the Scientific Advisory Committee for Monitoring and Evaluation of the Policy for the Regulation...
  11. K

    Uruguay To Finally Allow Marijuana Sales In Pharmacies

    Uruguay will finally be creating a registry for consumers who want to buy marijuana in pharmacies. The government reported the amount of marijuana that is produced for sale in pharmacies is enough for distribution; however, according to experts and surveys of domestic consumers, it won't...
  12. K

    Uruguay To Finally Allow Marijuana Sales In Pharmacies

    Uruguay will finally be creating a registry for consumers who want to buy marijuana in pharmacies. The government reported the amount of marijuana that is produced for sale in pharmacies is enough for distribution; however, according to experts and surveys of domestic consumers, it won't...
  13. K

    Uruguay Marijuana Growers Compete In Cannabis Cup

    Montevideo, Uruguay — Uruguay is home to the world's first government-regulated national marketplace for pot, so it's not surprising that growers have a competition for best marijuana. At the Cannabis Cup over the weekend, a panel of regional experts judged entries for aroma, flavor, effects...
  14. K

    Uruguay Set To Take Subscriptions For State-Run Medical Marijuana Operation

    Uruguay will this month start signing up smokers to buy marijuana from pharmacies in the world's first scheme for state-production and sale of the drug, an official source said Wednesday. The leftist government has begun harvesting its own marijuana and aims to start selling it in mid-August...
  15. K

    Uruguay Set To Take Subscriptions For State-Run Medical Marijuana Operation

    Uruguay will this month start signing up smokers to buy marijuana from pharmacies in the world's first scheme for state-production and sale of the drug, an official source said Wednesday. The leftist government has begun harvesting its own marijuana and aims to start selling it in mid-August...
  16. P

    First time Grower from Uruguay needs some advice :)

    Hi, English is not my first language, but i'm gonna try to do my best. I'm from Uruguay, as you may already know recently our government legalized the growing of marijuana and is going to start selling it in the next year. I've been researching everything i need to use/know and i already...