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Wednesday May 18, 2022 - 11:15 am

NECANN Illinois Cannabis Convention

Date: June 10-11, 2022Venue: McCormick Lakeside Center, 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL Exhibit Hall Hours10:00 AM – 4:00 PM The 2nd annual NECANN Illinois Cannabis Convention is scheduled for June 10-11, 2022, at the McCormick Lakeside Center, 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, ILThe event promises an excellent resource for the cannabis industry and a platform for stakeholders to connect, learn and grow…

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Tuesday May 17, 2022 - 10:30 am

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Bolsters its Board of Directors following Tim Leslie’s Addition and Luis Merchan’s Appointment as Chairman

Luis Merchan, Flora Growth’s CEO, will serve as the new Chairman of the BoardTim Leslie, the Chairman of the company’s Advisory Board, will serve on its Board and audit committeeFlora Growth’s management is confident that these changes will position it as a U.S-based issuer while increasing its access to U.S-based investment Since the beginning of 2022, Flora Growth (NASDAQ: FLGC) has been making strategic moves…

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Tuesday May 17, 2022 - 9:00 am

Sugarmade Inc. (SGMD) Announces Key Agreements that Solidify Company Strategy, Success Moving Forward

SGMD enters into a definitive agreement designed to expand its cannabis delivery footprintCompany inks deal to establish a minority stake in an expanding reservation-only restaurant brand that includes private event space offering cannabis consumptionSugarmade also partners with BHG to be first-choice cannabis provider The cannabis space is known for its competition, but Sugarmade (OTC: SGMD), an emerging leader in the sector, has distinguished itself by…

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Friday May 13, 2022 - 9:00 am

Sugarmade Inc. (SGMD) Establishes Pattern of Growth, Expansion in California Cannabis Space

More than a dozen California cities are opening new recreational cannabis licensing opportunities this year, article reportsSGMD has established a pattern of growth through the years, investing in a number of subsidiaries with active operations in the California cannabis sectorCompany also completed the acquisition of Lemon Glow and its assets, interests, property and rights The cannabis space appears set for growth in California, according to…

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Wednesday May 11, 2022 - 12:00 pm

Alternative Products Expo At Medellin, Colombia, To Promote The Local Business Community

Alternative Products Expo is coming to Medellín, Colombia, on May 21-22nd 2022. A leading organizer in the alternative industry, they’re committed to serving the community and strive to provide an exciting learning experience in a safe and conducive environment. For one, exhibitors can showcase their products, expand their market reach, and get discovered by investors and industry professionals. Sponsored by, this event is expecting…

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Wednesday May 11, 2022 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp.’s (NASDAQ: LEXX) DehydraTECH(TM) Technology Influencing the Pharmaceutical Industry

Lexaria began its human clinical study on oral nicotine alternatives, evaluating the effectiveness of its DehydraTECH-nicotine pouch performance Earlier in the year, the company also announced the commencement of its HYPER-H21-4 human clinical study on the effectiveness of DehydraTECH-processed CBD for hypertension treatmentLexaria has also made some significant progress in the use of its technology for the enhanced delivery of antiviral drugsIt hopes that before the…

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Tuesday May 10, 2022 - 12:45 pm

O’Cannabiz Conference Expo & Awards to Feature a Broad Spectrum of Cannabis Products and Services

ND Supplies presents the 3-day O’Cannabiz Conference Expo & Awards, June 1-3, 2022, at the Toronto International Centre this year. Voted the No. 1 Cannabis Event in Canada by High Canada Magazine, the O’Cannabiz International Conference returns as an in-person event, after being canceled last year. The event organizers are thankful to the partners, sponsors, and exhibitors for their patience and co-operation. The event is being…

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Monday May 09, 2022 - 11:15 am

BizCann Expo Visits Medellin, Gathering Local Cannabis Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, and Industry Leaders

BizCann Expo, a leading business and networking event, is happy to announce their next event in Medellin, Colombia! Taking place this May 21-22, 2022 at the city’s Plaza Mayor, this event is open to cannabis professionals, startups, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts! Featuring the industry’s leading figures and service providers, participants can enjoy networking and building relationships with like-minded professionals. Exhibitors can showcase their ideas and skills…

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Monday May 09, 2022 - 10:30 am

Lift&Co’s Expo 2022 to Host the Canadian Cannabis Industry’s Leading Luminaries

Lift&Co, widely recognized as the hub for the Canadian cannabis industry, is gearing up to host Lift&Co. Expo Toronto on May 12-15, 2022 (Exhibits Open May 13-15). Set to be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Canada’s premiere industry event for cannabis professionals, investors, consumers and the media will welcome over 150 expert speakers, upwards of 150 exhibitors and thousands of attendees over the…

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Monday May 09, 2022 - 9:45 am

Advanced Container Technologies Inc. (ACTX) Offers New Tech with GrowPod Automated, Indoor Micro-Farms

Innovators in food supply field have been developing new technologies such as indoor farmsThese game-changing micro-farms can be built anywhereACTX is the exclusive distributor of GrowPods in the United States With global supply chain issues grabbing headlines and impacting almost every industry, potential solutions in any sector are certain to capture attention. Hence Advanced Container Technologies (OTC: ACTX), the exclusive U.S. distributor of GrowPods, is…

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Thursday May 05, 2022 - 12:35 pm

The Southeastern Hemp & Medical Cannabis Convention To Promote Operational Success Through Science and Education

Organa Kannalytics LLC invites cannabis businesses, stakeholders, researchers, patients, farmers distributors, and related industries, are all invited to attend the Southeastern Hemp & Medical Cannabis Convention (“SHMCC”) being held from 12-14 March 2022 at the Cobb Galleria Centre, Two Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia. The SMHCC is being touted as the central meeting point for industry leaders and influencers to come together for networking, discussing medical advancements…

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Thursday May 05, 2022 - 12:14 pm

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Readying Human Study to Compare Lexaria’s DehydraTECH-Nicotine Pouch Performance to that of Existing Leading Brands

In its most recent oral nicotine study, Lexaria established that DehydraTECH-oral nicotine delivery peaked in bloodstream 10x to 20x faster than controls and peak levels achieved were up to 10x higher than controlsLexaria hopes to evidence in its upcoming human oral nicotine study NIC-H22-1, that processing purified nicotine with DehydraTECH leads to better oral-tissue absorption and reduced negative experiences compared to currently sold brandsLexaria’s DehydraTECH…

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Thursday May 05, 2022 - 11:25 am

Advanced Container Technologies Inc. (ACTX) GrowPods ‘Ideally Suited’ for New USDA Food System Initiative

Up to $400 million has been made available to support food purchases with emphasis on purchasing from underserved farmers, ranchersAgency strengthens efforts to provide emergency food assistance, expand economic opportunityACTX GrowPods could be valuable tool in effort to build resilient local, regional food-production capabilities In an effort to provide transform the food system and build a better food system after the global pandemic exposed weaknesses…

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Wednesday May 04, 2022 - 9:30 am

O’Cannabiz Conference Expo & Awards To Buzz With Cannabis Business And Discussions

Witness the immersive experience of Cannabis trade shows, retail summits, awards functions along with high-intensity networking among the veterans and global dignitaries of the cannabis business in Canada at the International Centre, Toronto, Canada. Cannabis enthusiasts, traders, researchers, and activists are invited to attend the 2-day O’Cannabiz Conference Expo & Awards from June 1-3rd 2022. Budding entrepreneurs can leverage this phenomenal stage where influential industry…

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Tuesday May 03, 2022 - 9:30 am

Prime Harvest Inc. Is ‘One to Watch’

Prime Harvest is leveraging a long-term strategy of investing in the growth and scale of licensed assets in California, anchored by the power of data-driven technologyIts flagship brand, Jaxx Cannabis, aims to use technology to facilitate a true customer-centric culture while enhancing the overall craft cannabis experienceThe company is committed to the goal of creating a more sustainable environment, now and in the futurePrime Harvest…

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Tuesday May 03, 2022 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Provides Update on its Patented DehydraTECH(TM) Technology, Including the Approval of New Patent

Lexaria received its 25th patent – and the first patent for the use of DehydraTECH technology in the enhanced delivery of antiviral drugsThe company is seeking IND approval from the FDA and has commenced its human HYPER-H21-4 study for hypertension with DehydraTECH-CBD, with results expected in Q3 2022Lexaria is also commencing its human oral nicotine study, NIC-H22-1 to compare Lexaria's DehydraTECH-nicotine pouch performance to that…

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Monday May 02, 2022 - 9:30 am

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF) Strengthens Financial Profile with Debt Reduction, Adjustments to Revenue Strategy

Red White & Bloom Brands is a multi-state cannabis operator based in Canada and focused on developing revenue opportunities in strong U.S. cannabis markets such as Michigan, Florida and CaliforniaThe company recently announced it has eliminated $115 million in debt liabilities as part of its efforts to streamline its financial operations during a period when many companies are struggling with the effects of the COVID…

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Friday Apr 29, 2022 - 9:00 am

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF) Extends Michigan Expansion with Debut of Platinum Vape Live Resin; Announces Plans to Release Full-Year 2021 Results on May 2

Red White & Bloom and its wholly owned subsidiary RWB Michigan LLC recently announced the rollout of Platinum Vape(TM) Live Resin in MichiganThe debut marks the company’s entry into the live resin in Michigan, which yield higher margins than the company’s existing distillate vape productsRWB expects to release its full-year 2021 results on May 2, with the management hosting a conference call on May 3…

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Friday Apr 29, 2022 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Expands its Patent Portfolio With New Patent for Antiviral Drug Delivery with DehydraTECH

Lexaria just received another patent for DehydraTECH(TM): this time for the enhanced delivery of antiviral drugsThis becomes the company’s 25th patent granted worldwide and the 10th granted in the U.S.It adds to the company’s growing patent portfolio, which also consists of ~50 pending patents worldwideOver the 2022 calendar year, the company seeks to also pursue regulatory and commercial advancement In 2016, Lexaria Bioscience (NASDAQ: LEXX)…

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Wednesday Apr 27, 2022 - 9:30 am

Lift&Co. Expo Toronto 2022 – Lift Cannabis Business Conference To Offer Important Learning and Networking Sessions

Become a part of Canada’s #1 Cannabis Conference and Trade Show for a full-day immersive learning experience about Cannabis business and trade at the Lift Cannabis Business Conference on May 12, 2022. The business conference is a part of the 4-day Lift&Co. Expo Toronto 2022 that is being held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The Cannabis Business Conference will be attended by cannabis business…

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Wednesday Apr 27, 2022 - 9:30 am

O’Cannabiz Conference Expo & Awards to Boost Local Cannabis Trade and Networking

Explore the world of cannabis and navigate the immense networking opportunities offered at the O’Cannabiz Conference Expo & Awards from June 1-3, 2022. This event offers a phenomenal stage for traders, cultivators, marketers, regulators, researchers, and cannabis businesses in the region to get recognition on the global forum, amongst the stalwarts of the cannabis space. This year, the conference is being organized by O’Cannabiz Conference…

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Wednesday Apr 27, 2022 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Launches Fourth Human Study for Reducing Hypertension, Reports Positive Outcome of Third Human Study’s Data

Global drug delivery innovator Lexaria Bioscience is researching the ability of its patented DehydraTECH(TM) technology to improve the performance of a number of prescription drugs Lexaria is a world leader in the investigation of a DehydraTECH-processed cannabidiol (“CBD”) to potentially treat high blood pressure (hypertension), and study outcomes thus far have rendered positive results on effectiveness and patient toleranceThe company is building a scorecard of data…

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Monday Apr 25, 2022 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Advancing DehydraTECH-Nicotine Research to Support Safer, More Effective Oral Alternative to Harmful Pulmonary Administration Practices

Lexaria expects to begin dosing this summer as part of a human nicotine study, NIC-H22-1, to compare DehydraTECH-nicotine pouch performance to that of existing leading brands such as ON! and ZynSo far, the company’s animal studies have evidenced that the technology delivers outstanding results, including faster delivery, an increase in the quantity of peak nicotine delivered, higher brain levels of nicotine, and enhanced bioavailabilityIn its…

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Friday Apr 22, 2022 - 9:00 am

Hero Technologies Inc. (HENC) Looks to Expand as States Report $3.7B in Cannabis Recreational Tax Revenue in 2021

MPP report notes that states with legalized marijuana for adult use generated $3.7 billion in tax revenue from recreational cannabis salesHENC is looking to leverage its cannabis expertise in more of these statesCompany is aggressively pursuing expansion into Colorado, Massachusetts A new report reveals that states with legalized recreational marijuana collected an estimated $3.7 billion in tax revenues last year ( That news bodes well…

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Thursday Apr 21, 2022 - 9:30 am

The Southeastern Hemp & Medical Cannabis Convention, Helping to Shape The Future Of The Industry

Cannabis growers, traders, businesses, researchers, processors, testing laboratory personnel, facility management, and investors, are all invited to attend the SHMC (Southeastern Hemp & Medical Cannabis) Convention being held from the 12th to the 14th of May, 2022, at the Cobb Galleria Centre, Two Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia. The event, also to be streamed online for worldwide access, is organized by Organa Kannalytics LLC.  The SHMC offers…

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Thursday Apr 21, 2022 - 9:30 am

Boost Your Cannabis Business in Medellin as BizCann Expo Brings The Best Cannabis Services Together, Under One Roof!

Cannabis entrepreneurs, brand owners, and enthusiasts are all invited to the next edition of BizCann Expo in Medellín, Colombia this May 21-22nd 2022. Having hosted some phenomenal trade shows in numerous cities of the US, BizCann Expo is happy to announce their upcoming event in Medellin, helping local businesses expand and discover global avenues. BizCann Expo is the perfect launchpad for unique business ideas, sharing…

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Wednesday Apr 20, 2022 - 9:30 am

Hero Technologies Inc. (HENC) Eyes Passage of Marijuana Act as Plans Include Expansion into Colorado, Massachusetts

U.S. House passes key cannabis bill to remove cannabis from federally banned substancesA 2021 Pew Research Center poll indicates 91% of Americans agree that either medical or recreational cannabis use should be allowedHENC plans to expand into two states — Colorado and Massachusetts — that have legalized cannabis For the second time, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill designed to end the…

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Wednesday Apr 20, 2022 - 9:30 am

O’Cannabiz International Conference and Expo to Feature a Retail Summit and Awards Gala

The wait is finally over. Following last year’s rescheduling due to the pandemic, Canada's premier cannabis event is set for June 1-3rd. On its return to Toronto, the O’Cannabiz International Conference and Expo will feature a VIP Conference, the 3rd annual Awards Gala, and a Retail Summit.  To register, visit the following link:  O’Cannabiz will take place at the International Center in Mississauga, Ontario,…

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Wednesday Apr 20, 2022 - 9:15 am

Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Celebrates Finalization of Colombian Cannabis Export Protocols

Global cannabis brand Flora Growth Corp. is enjoying new opportunities for supplying its Colombian-grown high-THC and high-CBD flower to international markets, thanks to the finalization of regulatory framework allowing legal cannabis exports from the South American countryFlora Growth is authorized to export non-psychoactive cannabidiol (“CBD”) products as well as up to 43,600 kg of products with high-tetrahydrocannabinol (“THC”) psychoactive cannabis contentFlora Growth’s Cosechemos cultivation facility…

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Monday Apr 18, 2022 - 9:30 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Advances its Human Nicotine Study and Announces New Nicotine Formulation Creation and Evaluation Program with Altria

Lexaria’s patented DehydraTECH(TM) technology has proven, in the NIC-A21-1 animal study, to be 10-20 times faster in reaching peak delivery of nicotine to the bloodstream than controlsThe company hopes to affirm this in the NIC-H22-1 human nicotine study as their DehydraTECH-nicotine pouch performance will be compared to existing leading brands currently sold in the United States such as ON! and ZynLexaria has separately announced new…

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Thursday Apr 14, 2022 - 9:30 am

The Southeastern Hemp & Medical Cannabis Convention by Organa Kannalytics LLC, Driving Forward The Medical Cannabis and Hemp Industry

The Southeastern Hemp & Medical Cannabis Convention (“SHMC”) is being held as a live event on May 12-14, 2022, at the Cobb Galleria Centre, Two Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia. Cannabis and hemp businesses, researchers, cultivators, medical practitioners, legislators, and enthusiasts are invited to attend the industry’s leading convention that explores all the aspects of the cannabis and hemp industry.  Attendees can leverage the huge networking opportunities…

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Wednesday Apr 13, 2022 - 9:30 am

O’Cannabiz Conference Expo & Awards Offering A Confluence Of Cannabis Industries

Cannabis enthusiasts, traders, cultivators and allied industries are invited to attend the O’Cannabis Expo & Awards from June 1-3, 2022 In Toronto, Canada. After the last year’s rescheduling, the O’Cannabis Conference is back this year for a physical 3-day event. The team is grateful to the exhibitors, sponsors, partners as well as pre-purchased ticket holders for their patience and trust. The event venue is the…

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Tuesday Apr 12, 2022 - 9:15 am

InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: INM) Gaining Advantage on Processing Rare Cannabinoids with the Help of Subsidiary Bay Medica

There is an urgent need for large-scale biosynthetic processing that preserves the purity and consistency of cannabinoidsAcquired by InMed in October 2021, Bay Medica is a private U.S. firm specializing in the manufacturing and commercialization of rare cannabinoids for the health and wellness sectorInMed has two cannabinol formulations currently in development for ocular and dermatological diseases – INM-088 (ocular for glaucoma) and INM-755 (dermatological cream…

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Tuesday Apr 12, 2022 - 9:15 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX): A Review of Its Research Developments

Lexaria Bioscience, the global innovator behind DehydraTECH drug delivery technology, has continuously focused on research into its patented technologyThe company has conducted both in vitro testing and in vivo animal and human testing to evaluate the ability of DehydraTECH to improve the delivery of various APIs (active pharmaceutical ingredients)Lexaria has multiple other studies lined up aimed at building sufficient data to effect meaningful industry and/or…

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Wednesday Apr 06, 2022 - 9:00 am

InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: INM) Increasing Rare Cannabidiol Product Portfolio, Revenues

InMed Pharmaceuticals is a Canadian clinical-stage drug development company focused on the development of rare cannabinoids and their synthetic counterpoints for B2B sales and pharmaceutical potentialInMed expects to have rare cannabinoids CBDV and THCV available for B2B sale to the health and wellness market in the coming months, following on the heels of its CBC and CBT productsThe company recently reported its first revenues from…

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Wednesday Apr 06, 2022 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Exploring Multiple Strong Market Paths

Lexaria is a global innovator that has developed the patented DehydraTECH(TM) technology that improves bioavailability, speed of onset, and brain absorption of active pharmaceutical ingredients (“APIs”)The company strategically partners with third-party organizations seeking to explore formulation opportunities with their specific APIsLexaria is evaluating the effectiveness of various DehydraTECH-processed APIs, including CBD, nicotine, sildenafil, and moreAccording to company CEO Chris Bunka, the management team is positioning…

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Monday Apr 04, 2022 - 9:30 am

American Cannabis Partners Helps Michigan Achieve Record Cannabis Sales

Michigan continues to break sales records in the cannabis sectorACP currently operates in Michigan and California and is exploring strategies for expanding operations to two more statesThe company is focused on three business segments: real estate, acquisition and development of proprietary assets, and ongoing cultivation operations Cannabis sales numbers for December 2021 are in, and Michigan has broken another record ( This is the kind…

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Monday Apr 04, 2022 - 9:00 am

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF), Building a House of Brands, Is Creating World-Class Standards for Environmental Impact, Social Justice, and Corporate Governance, to Navigate Increasing Commoditization in its Market Segment

Red White & Bloom, a multi-state operator in cannabis and hemp-derived product lines, has built a platform to strengthen its brands, enabling it to wade through the difficulties of increasing product commoditizationThe company expects to showcase the results of the buildout process in the coming monthsRWB is also committed to fostering public and local input, equitable leadership opportunities, and removing systemic structures that marginalize segments…

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Friday Apr 01, 2022 - 9:00 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) Technology Continues to Showcase Ability to Improve Effectiveness of Existing Drug Brands

Health and wellness drug product innovator Lexaria Bioscience has developed a patented technology — DehydraTECH (TM) — which enhances the bioavailability of fat-soluble drugs and moleculesLexaria continues to research DehydraTECH’s ability to improve the speed and bioavailability of cannabidiol (“CBD”) in treating high blood pressure and epileptic conditionsThe company continues its research demonstrating the ability of its technology -to enhance the performance of antiviral drugs…

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Thursday Mar 31, 2022 - 9:00 am

Red White & Bloom Brands Inc. (CSE: RWB) (OTCQX: RWBYF) Continues to Focus on the Continued Growth of its Top-Line Revenue and Bottom-Line Results in a Move to achieve its 3-Year Success Plan

RWB’s mission has always been to become the superior and most recognizable cannabis company in the United StatesIt seeks to achieve this by focusing on the continued growth of top-line revenue and bottom-line results through brand expansion, mergers, and acquisitionsSo far, in 2022, the company has announced the acquisition of PharmaCo, which sees the transfer of 21 medical and adult-use cannabis licensesRWB has also closed…

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