Canopy Growth (CSE:CGC) Acquires Mettrum (TSX.v:MT)

Canopy Growth and Mettrum announce the successful approval of Canopy Growth's acquisition of Mettrum.

Now that the requisite shareholder approvals have been obtained, a final order of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice approving the Arrangement will be sought on January 30, 2017. It is expected that the Arrangement will be completed on January 31, 2017.

WEED, Inc. (BUDZ): Announces Full SEC Reporting Status + Australian Research Center

WEED, Inc. (BUDZ): Announces Full SEC Reporting Status + Australian Research Center Source: Equities.com For full article and company profile go here

January 25, 2017 (Investorideas.com Newswire) WEED, Inc (BUDZ) intends to become a vertically integrated holding company in the "seed to sale" cannabis business through mergers, acquisitions, and joint venture collaborations.

Mentor Capital Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTR) CEO Sells 19,661 Shares

Tweet Mentor Capital Inc (NASDAQ:MNTR) CEO Chester Billingsley sold 19,661 shares of the stock for a total transaction of $24,379.64. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 4,727,247 shares in the company, valued at $5,861,786.28.

Big Banks are Entering the Marijuana Industry

A Key issues facing the marijuana industry in the US states with legalized marijuana is their inability to find a bank willing to handle the money.

According to a previous study, of 84 applicants to operate medical marijuana dispensaries 29 of the businesses claimed they had accounts at 1 of the big banks or 1 of the banks’ subsidiaries. Of that total, 17 had a connection to Bank of America.

Who were Largest Marijuana Companies in 2016?

It’s not just thatPot Stocks are hot, but add Cannabis Biotech's to the fire and you get explosive wealth making opportunities… Of the 10 largest MJ Stocks (by market cap) nine are biotech/pharma firms and just one “touches the plant.”

Year in Review: Marijuana's Green 2016

As we look back on the year, 2016 may very well go down as the greatest year ever for marijuana and the cannabis industry. Over the past 12 months we've watched the industry evolve before our eyes, and in some cases seen legal marijuana spread to new states.

Year in Review: Marijuana's Green 2016

As we look back on the year, 2016 may very well go down as the greatest year ever for marijuana and the cannabis industry. Over the past 12 months we've watched the industry evolve before our eyes, and in some cases seen legal marijuana spread to new states.

The Mainstream Growth of the Cannabidiol Market

The Mainstream Growth of the Cannabidiol Market News provided by Dec 23, 2016, 09:00 NEW YORK , December 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The legal cannabis market is expanding at a rapid pace. This year five states voted to legalize cannabis for recreational use. In four of these states the proposition passed. Currently 15 states only allow Cannabidiol and alongside that, there are 28 states and District of Columbia that have legalized all forms of medical marijuana.

Legal Haze Clouds Cannabis For Pets

Legal Haze Clouds Cannabis For Pets December 23, 2016 12:39 PM Tom Banse Dogs don't need marijuana to act a little high. Share See comments OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON — Largely overlooked in the aftermath of the November elections was the fact that more than half of U.S. states have now legalized medical marijuana. Another eight also allow the use of recreational marijuana. But if pot is okay for people, does it follow that it's also good for our pets?

Legal Haze Clouds Cannabis For Pets

Legal Haze Clouds Cannabis For Pets December 23, 2016 12:39 PM Tom Banse Dogs don't need marijuana to act a little high. Share See comments OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON — Largely overlooked in the aftermath of the November elections was the fact that more than half of U.S. states have now legalized medical marijuana. Another eight also allow the use of recreational marijuana. But if pot is okay for people, does it follow that it's also good for our pets?

High hopes among businesses awaiting recreational pot law

TORONTO -- It's Sunday afternoon and Toronto's Centre for Social Innovation is packed full of marijuana enthusiasts perusing tables of goods. Everything from marijuana-infused barbecue sauce to medicated body rubs is available at Green Market, where artisans peddle their various craft cannabis products. Such events, which sell to patients and casual users alike, operate within a foggy regulatory environment.