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Medical Marijuana: Patients See Improvement in Sleep, PTSD, and Pain Management

A promising new study involving patients in Canada—most of them over the age of 50—found they experienced improvements i…

ECS Botanics jumps almost 5pc on $4.5 million Polish deal

ECS Botanics Holdings has secured a 5-year $4.5 million deal to supply Polish company Alivio Spolka with the GMP manufac…

Low-Cost Medical Cannabis Flower To Be Exported From Colombia For The First Time

Colombia is set to permit the export of medical cannabis flower for the first time in what could be a significant develo…

ASX listed cannabis companies, Australia’s top 20

Investing in ASX listed cannabis companies is not for the faint-hearted. As 2020 has shown, it is always accompanied by…

Over 70% of fibromyalgia patients are swapping opioids for CBD cannabidiol hemp oil, says US study

Patients who used CBD cannabidiol hemp oil were able to decrease use or stop taking other pain medications all together.…

ECS Botanics boosts Medical Cannabis Operations Team as it pursues a global cannabis growth strategy

ECS Botanics asx ecs has filled senior roles across Australia, Oceania and Europe. As it pursues a global distribution s…

Medical cannabis available by prescription

Medical cannabis accessibility grows as Tasmania becomes the last Australian state to legalise over the counter medical…

History of Hemp in Australia

The history of hemp: In 2016 the cultivation of cannabis for medical or other research-related purposes was legalised in…

DJ Khaled Talks Medical Cannabis, CBD And New Product Line

Medical Cannabis becomes the talk of the town, DJ Khaled has his say in a recent Forbes interview and we are here for it…

Long wait for over-the-counter cannabis Australia

Hype around the de-scheduling of low dose medicinal cannabis from a Schedule 4 to an over-the-counter Schedule 3 drug bu…

Cannabis 101: What are Terpenes?

Terpenes play an important role in the aroma and flavour of a cannabis strain, and they work in synergy with cannabinoid…

US Researchers Begin First Clinical Trials Using Cannabis Products as Migraine Treatment

Researchers in the US have started what is the country’s first double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study examin…

Medicinal cannabis research receives $1.5m boost

A new University of Adelaide trial will explore the use of personalised medicinal cannabis dosing to prevent common and…

How Cannabis Kills Brain Cancer Cells

First study that identifies exact cannabinoid concentrations needed to kill brain cancer cells.…

Science: The ‘Lazy Stoner’ Stereotype Is Nonsense—Marijuana Users Are Actually More Active

Frequent cannabis users engaged in more physical activity than non-current users.…

TGA issues new warning to consumers about ordering black market medicinal cannabis online

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has issued a new warning to consumers about the risks of buying bla…

Life changing cannabis oil subsidised for severe epilepsy

From May 1, Australians living with a rare form of epilepsy will have access to a medicinal cannabis medicine.…

The push for legalization of CBD in the NBA

The introduction of the Farm Bill by the US government led to a marked change in cannabis advocacy. The change has led t…

AS SEEN IN: Business News Australia

ECS Botanics plans major expansion of Tasmanian cannabis farm ECS Botanics (ASX: ECS) has submitted plans to the Office…

ECS Botanics flags major initiative to make Tasmania the ‘global epicentre’ of medicinal cannabis production.

Cannabis producer ECS Botanics (ASX:ECS) has made its scale-up intentions clear with an important market announcement th…

AS SEEN IN: STOCKHEAD

ECS Botanics’ new subsidiary extends supply agreement for its sun-kissed cannabis flower Just as they have done with fin…

AS SEEN IN: The Green Fund

Will Australians Turn to the Black Market Amid the Cannabis Shortage? Australians are running out of medical marijuana,…

AS SEEN IN: Cannabiz

Murray Meds inks supply deal with Releaf Dispensaries ECS Botanics subsidiary Murray Meds has signed a deal with Melbour…

AS SEEN IN: FINANCIAL REVIEW

Getting the oil on hemp as a growth industry. Cannabis has a long history in Australia, with hemp seeds imported into th…

MURRAY MEDS SIGNS SUPPLY AGREEMENT WITH AUSTRALIAN CANNABINOID COMPANY

Murray Meds to supply medicinal cannabis dried flower, concentrate and final dose oils to Australian cannabinoid company…

Cannabis phase two

As cannabis gains more and more mainstream acceptance, ECS Botanics (ASX:ECS) Managing Director, Alex Keach says the ind…

AS SEEN IN: THE EXAMINER

Hemp food company and agribusiness ECS Botanics has been granted a licence to cultivate medicinal cannabis at…

ECS LAUNCESTON HEMP OPERATIONS

The Green fund recently headed down to Launceston to check out ECS Botanics’ hemp and medicinal cannabis operation…

Hemp business ECS Botanics Is Born

Alex Keach is leading the hemp movement from Australia through ECS Botanics (ECS.asx) and is about to dominate the medic…

ABC Radio: ECS Botanics Interview

Click here to listen to Managing Director, Alex Keach interview with Laurissa Smith on Tasmanian Country Hour…

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