Jamaica's First Medical Marijuana Firm To Open Next Week

JAMAICA: History is expected to be created next week when Jamaica’s first medical marijuana company, which is intended to be instrumental in extracting the medicinal value from the addictive elements of ganja, comes into being.

Internationally renowned Jamaican scientist Professor Henry Lowe, the brainchild behind the initiative, has high hopes for the use of medical marijuana in Jamaica.

“If we do not move on medical marijuana, we will be left behind,” Lowe told The Gleaner. “Since the turn of the 21st century, there has been increased recognition and public support for medical marijuana.” [Read more…]

In Jamaica, A Push To Legalize Pot In Bid To Spark Economy

JAMAICA:Napa and Sonoma have their wine tours, and travelers flock to Scotland to sample the fine single malt whiskies. But in Jamaica, farmers are offering a different kind of trip for a different type of connoisseur. [Read more…]