The prices of medicinal ‘Cannabis’ in Brazil

Please do not touch the plant: without authorization for cultivation, the Brazilian market suffers from price distortion Brand X Pictures / VEJA In last week’s post, I made a comparison between the prices of Cannabis available legally in Brazil. Based on the data collected directly on the websites of selected importers and manufacturers, I pointed […]

Outside the government, Osmar Terra returns to the war against cannabidiol

Former government minister, Osmar Terra resumed his mandate in the Chamber. And it has already installed itself in the commission that discusses regularizing medicines made from cannabis sativa, marijuana. It is radically against. At the first meeting he attended, he was upset with the president (Paulo Teixeira) and the rapporteur (Luciano Ducci), both in favor […]

American giant reaches the Brazilian market of medicinal ‘Cannabis’

In the wake of the new regulations for the Cannabis in Brazil, which comes into force next week and will allow the sale of products in pharmacies and drugstores, CBD Vida, from Campinas (SP), and the American company Kemin Industries, will announce, in the next few hours, a partnership to distribute medicines with cannabinoids in […]

Strong smell leads police to the biggest marijuana seizure in the history of the country

THE Federal Highway Police (PRF) and the Federal Police (PF) it took more than 6 hours and six men to weigh the more than 28 tons of marijuana found in a load of corn in the Mato Grosso do Sul – the biggest apprehension in the country’s history. At around 9.30 am on Wednesday, the […]

New association will defend the hemp industry in Latin America

It was launched this week, in a soft opening, the Latin American Association of Industrial Hemp (LAIHA). Second the entity’s website, its objective is to foster the adoption of policies capable of leveraging the sustainability of the hemp plant, creating an economy of added value based on scientific research. The idea seems to me quite […]

The use of cannabidiol in sport for pain relief grows

IT’S NOT DOPING – They use it: although Tiger Woods doesn’t admit it, colleagues say the golfer’s chewing gum carries cannabidiol; skater Bob Burnquist (above) is now an industry entrepreneur Bill Clark / CQ-Roll Call / Getty Images; ETIENNE LAURENT / EPA / EFE; ROBERTO CASIMIRO / Fotoarena /. Substance extracted from the leaf of […]

Brewpub paulistano offers cannabis-flavored beer

Jive Series: Cannabis seasoning Caravan Studio / Disclosure The wave of cannabis has hit the beer market in Brazil (no double meaning, please). Taking advantage of the growing interest in the plant and its medicinal properties, the São Paulo brewpub Caravan Studio recently launched a line of beers seasoned with terpenes extracted from cannabis. Terpenes […]

Justice condemns Union to pay R $ 50,000 for Weintraub’s speech

Abraham Weintraub, former Minister of Education Cristiano Mariz / VEJA The Federal Government was ordered to pay R $ 50,000 in compensation to the National Student Union for a statement by the former Minister of Education, Abraham Weintraub. In November of last year, in an interview, he stated that Brazilian public universities have “extensive cannabis […]

Brazilian deputies seek inspiration in Uruguay to regulate cannabis

This Thursday, August 6, Brazilian parliamentarians met with Uruguayan authorities linked to the cannabis market in search of more details about the rules related to the herb in that country. Uruguay was the first country in the world to legalize the plant in 2014, followed by Canada in 2018. Despite the pioneering spirit of our […]