On Dec. 18, 2017, the Colombian medical cannabis market took a major step forward with the opening of a medical cannabis research and development lab.
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RIONEGRO, Colombia and TORONTO, Canada, Dec. 11, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — PharmaCielo Colombia Holdings S.A.S. today announced that its Cauca department-based partner, Cooperativa Caucannabis, a collaborative of small growers, has received its licence for the cultivation of psychoactive cannabis from the Ministry of Justice.
In this scene from WEEDIQUETTE, Krishna meets with former illicity cannabis farmer Juan Bastilla to learn about the violence that occurred in Colombia when FARC and the government were against one another.
While Colombia legalized medical marijuana on Dec. 22, 2015, the country has yet to harvest and process any legal Colombian medical marijuana; however, recent government actions are about to change that.
RIONEGRO, Colombia and TORONTO, Canada, Oct. 24, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — PharmaCielo Colombia Holdings S.A.S., the Colombian subsidiary of PharmaCielo Ltd., has been granted the first Colombian licences for the cultivation of cannabis with unrestricted percentages of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) alike, becoming the world’s largest licensed producer.
TORONTO, Ontario, Oct. 23, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Khiron Life Sciences Corp. reports that further to its press release dated September 26, 2017, the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Khiron Colombia SAS, has been granted all the licences required for the cultivation, production, domestic distribution and international export of both low and high tetrahydrocannabinol (“THC”) medical cannabis in the country of Colombia.
BOGOTA, Colombia, Oct. 5, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Med Colombia, Cannabis Medicinal Group, Medcann Colombia, Colombian Organics, Canmecol and Khiron Colombia are the new companies authorized to manufacture cannabis derivatives for medicinal and scientific purposes. They are also the first to get a permit under Law 1787, also known as Ley Galán.
TORONTO, Ontario, Sept. 26, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Khiron Life Sciences Corp. (“Khiron” or the “Company”) reports that its wholly owned subsidiary, Khiron Colombia SAS, has been granted the first licence ever issued by the Ministry of Justice for the cultivation of medical cannabis in Colombia.
TORONTO, Canada and RIONEGRO, Colombia, Sept. 6, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Global Footprint Network, an international nonprofit organization that is changing how the world manages its natural resources and responds to climate change, recently completed a study of the environmental impact of the regulated cannabis cultivation industry in three key locations, with funding support provided by PharmaCielo Ltd.
SAN DIEGO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC PINK: MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico, the first and only company with approval from COFEPRIS to legally import a cannabis product into Mexico, has begun distributing Real Scientific Hemp Oil™ (RSHO™) to Colombia.
On Nov. 15, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing “The World of Cannabis” to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to show eager entrepreneurs and investors how to navigate the complexity of international cannabis laws and the opportunities they present.
BARRANQUILLA, Colombia, Oct. 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — New Colombia Resources, Inc.(OTC: NEWC) (the “Company”), a U.S. listed Colombian resource company with premium metallurgical coal and medical marijuana assets, announced they will be applying for an orphan drug designation with their collaboration partners for regulatory agency approvals of a cannabinoid pharmaceutical product for multiple medical indications.
COLOMBIANS called it the bonanza marimbera (marijuana bonanza). In the 1970s and 1980s smokers in the United States were especially partial to Santa Marta Gold, a variety of cannabis grown on the slopes of Colombia’s Sierra Nevada.
On May 18, 2016, the Colombia Ministry of Health and Social Protection announced that it had released the application form for cannabis production and manufacturing licenses.
On Dec. 22, 2015, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a decree that legalizes marijuana for medicinal purposes.
In a surprise move, the Colombian government announced on Nov. 12, 2015, that it will legalize marijuana for medicinal and scientific purposes.
On a drug farm miles from anywhere in the central Andean mountains of Colombia, workers are digging up marijuana bushes and replacing them with avocados.