Florida-based cannabis REIT set to go public

Posted by - December 30, 2020

AFC Gamma is ready to go live on NASDAQ AFC Gamma “originates, structures, underwrites, and manages loans for established companies operating in the cannabis industry in states where cannabis is legal for either medical or recreational purpose,” according to its websites. It is difficult to impossible for marijuana growers to even open up a simple

A look at the top cannabis stories of 2020

Posted by - December 30, 2020

This year has seen a lot of forward progress for cannabis, but more remains ahead The year 2020 brought an onslaught of challenges to us all, including dealing with the ever-growing COVID-19 pandemic. Sports have resumed, but the games are played in empty venues with piped-in sound. The demand for cannabis is growing as people

Kate Hudson has some good ideas for surviving the holidays with cannabis

Posted by - December 30, 2020

The actor believes in cannabis and shares some inside secrets Kate Hudson is an American actor, author and fashion entrepreneur. She is the daughter of Bill Hudson and Goldie Hawn and has a secret formula for getting through the holiday season. In hosting a get-together, Hudson made sure that her guests had all the fixings

Using cannabis to help control weight

Posted by - December 30, 2020

The all-natural plant could be an all-natural way to lose weight and keep it off Millions of people worldwide are overweight, obese or just plain fat. Products and plans to reduce the waistline abound on the internet and in many paper publications. Few of them have any value at all. Now, new research indicates that

DEA closer to issuing more cannabis cultivation licenses

Posted by - December 30, 2020

The agency could allow additional research sources sometime early next year After years of ignoring requests for licenses to grow marijuana for research purposes, there is some talk that the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) might actually be considering issuing new licenses to growers to provide marijuana to research scientists. The DEA has been under increasing

New Jersey’s cannabis efforts hit a snag

Posted by - December 30, 2020

Language in the bill could force it to be rewritten just as it was gaining steam Voters in the state of New Jersey recently voted to approve a new constitutional amendment to legalize adult-use recreational marijuana, which was supposed to go into effect on January 1, 2021. However, the wording of some of the provisions

Risky cannabis stocks that have great upside

Posted by - December 29, 2020

Sometimes, the riskiest investments prove to offer the best payouts Any cursory examination of the performance of cannabis stocks during the past year will reveal that the industry is booming. Sales increases of over 60% as compared to last year are being reported as commonplace when many industries listed on the stock exchange would be

US cannabis sales up 67% from a year ago

Posted by - December 29, 2020

The nationwide cannabis industry is gaining considerable strength, with more to come Business is booming. Any business that shows an increase in sales of 67% is definitely considered to be booming, or soaring. Cannabis sales in the US brought in something like $7.2 billion more this year than over the same period last year. Cannabis

Tip Harris joins former NBA star’s Viola cannabis company

Posted by - December 29, 2020

The rapper and music artist is going to be the company’s Ambassador for Social Justice World-famous rapper, songwriter, actor, record producer and entrepreneur Tip “T.I.” Harris has added another feather to his cap with his appointment to the Viola team as the company’s Ambassador for Social Justice and Reform. Viola is one of the industry

How cannabis affects the menstrual cycle

Posted by - December 29, 2020

Women can find substantial relief from their monthly period through the use of cannabis We know that mankind has made use of the cannabis plant for thousands of years. Early practitioners of herbal medicines counted on the cannabis plant as one of their most useful ‘herbs’ in their medicine bags. It is not reaching too