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GenCanna Global Inc. & Zoë Therapeutics Announce Strategic Collaboration

GenCanna Global Inc. (“GenCanna”) and Zoë Therapeutics LLC (“Zoë”) announce a joint collaboration to deliver stable seed stock at scale to national farmers connected through GenCanna’s Certified Farming Network. This collaboration will serve to provide GenCanna’s Certified Farming Network with stable seed stock at scale so hemp farmers can continue to do what they do best — farm.

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FDA, Floral Hemp, and CBD — What a Mess!

Why was he so quickly able to comment and with authority? And now, DEA and FDA agree that CBD, or mixtures with CBD, are not Controlled Substances that most people expect in approved pharmaceuticals.
The FDA already knows that CBD is safe, and has for at least two, perhaps even five years. The evidence is there: it’s in FDA’s writings, and it’s within FDA’s warning letters to dozens of CBD companies.

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DEA Removes Cannabis Drug Epidiolex from Controlled Substance List

The DEA’s announcement lowers physician barriers to prescribing Epidiolex because they won’t have to notify the agency when prescribing it. GW said it will now begin “implementing these changes at the state level” and through its distribution network. The expansion comes two years after the DEA first took Epidiolex off the most-restrictive class of controlled

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Hemp Farmer Sticking with GenCanna

With John Wiggins’ two sons interested in farming and seeing an opportunity to diversify from his tobacco and row crops, hemp looked like a sure bet to add onto their south Graves County operation. “It fit our niche,” Wiggins said. So last season they decided to grow 128 acres of hemp and joined up with processor GenCanna as a contract farmer.

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FDA Chief calls CBD “Life Saving”; GenCanna Agrees!

Today, we are very pleased that the FDA listened — and are grateful that Commissioner Hahn and the FDA continue to share our industry’s commitment to help farmers farm this versatile crop and provide global access to reliable and compliant food grade hemp-derived products.

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