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Canopy Growth Receives New Health Canada Licence in Atlantic Canada That Will Boost Output, Create Jobs

Canopy Growth Receives New Health Canada Licence in Atlantic Canada That Will Boost Output, Create Jobs
New $40M production facility will increase Canopy Growth’s cannabis output by more than 5,000kg annually, create more than 130 jobs in Fredericton, NB SMITHS FALLS – Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED), (NYSE: CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received a cultivation licence from Health Canada for its facility in Fredericton, New Brunswick. With this licensing, Canopy Growth predicts the facility will initially produce... Read More

Canopy Growth Acquires Hemp Company to Accelerate Expansion in the United States

Canopy Growth Acquires Hemp Company to Accelerate Expansion in the United States
SMITHS FALLS — Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX:WEED, NYSE:CGC) is pleased to announce today it has acquired AgriNextUSA, a hemp enterprise led by CEO Geoff Whaling, that has been at the forefront of hemp advocacy and building a vibrant hemp sector in the USA. The acquisition will accelerate Canopy Growth’s entry into key American jurisdictions as... Read More

Canopy Growth Names Cannabis Trailblazer Hilary Black as Chief Advocacy Officer

Canopy Growth Names Cannabis Trailblazer Hilary Black as Chief Advocacy Officer
SMITHS FALLS – Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) is pleased to announce it has named Hilary Black as its Chief Advocacy Officer, effective immediately. In her expanded role, Hilary’s mandate includes driving patient advocacy efforts worldwide, executing the Company’s global corporate social responsibility strategy, and leading the implementation of best practices for diversity & inclusion. “My unconventional path... Read More

Canopy Growth Appoints Dr. Danial Schecter as Director, Global Medical Services

Canopy Growth Appoints Dr. Danial Schecter as Director, Global Medical Services
SMITHS FALLS — Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX:WEED, NYSE:CGC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Danial Schecter as Director of Global Medical Services. Dr. Schecter is widely recognized as an expert in the clinical use of medical cannabis and will use his experience to expand the Company’s network of partner healthcare clinics and support doctors... Read More

Canopy Growth to Inject $30 Million in Additional Capital into Canopy Rivers Inc.

Canopy Growth to Inject $30 Million in Additional Capital into Canopy Rivers Inc.
SMITHS FALLS — Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX: WEED, NYSE: CGC) is pleased to announce that it intends to increase its total investment in Canopy Rivers Inc. (“Canopy Rivers”) (TSXV: RIV) by $30 million (CDN). The investment will be made through a private placement of subordinated voting shares in the capital of Canopy Rivers (the “Subordinate Voting... Read More

Chamber Names David Beatty as recipient of Lifetime Business Achievement Award

Chamber Names David Beatty as recipient of Lifetime Business Achievement Award
Brockville – The Brockville & District Chamber of Commerce is very pleased to announce the recipient of the 2019 Lifetime Business Achievement Award. Mr. David Beatty is the eighth to receive this award following previous recipients Bob Runciman, Al Smith, Dave Sheridan, Don Green, Sherri Simzer, John & Steve Mazurek and Dave Jones. This award is sponsored by the 1000 Islands Community... Read More

Edwardsburgh Cardinal Welcomes Team Truck and Equipment to Johnstown Industrial Park

Edwardsburgh Cardinal Welcomes Team Truck and Equipment to Johnstown Industrial Park
Johnstown – The Township of Edwardsburgh Cardinal Council welcomed the very first new business of 2019 this week.   Team Truck and Equipment has just opened up on Commerce  drive in the Johnstown Industrial Park. Matt Wallace was on hand prior to the Committee meeting to announce the opening of their new business. Team Truck and Equipment repairs have all the latest... Read More

Bill and Melinda Gates Release 2019 Annual Letter: “Things We Didn’t See Coming”

Bill and Melinda Gates Release 2019 Annual Letter: “Things We Didn’t See Coming”
SEATTLE  — Today, Bill and Melinda Gates share their 2019 Annual Letter, “Things We Didn’t See Coming.” In this year’s letter, Bill and Melinda share nine things that have surprised them over the course of their nearly two decades of work together in global health and development. They share surprises that both worry and inspire them, and observe that surprises are often powerful calls to... Read More

CANARM LTD AND CANARM EMPLOYEES DONATE $300,000 TO BROCKVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL’S UNDER ONE ROOF CAPITAL CAMPAIGN

CANARM LTD AND CANARM EMPLOYEES DONATE $300,000 TO BROCKVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL’S UNDER ONE ROOF CAPITAL CAMPAIGN
Brockville – The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank Canarm Ltd., and their employees for their extremely generous donation to the “Under One Roof” Campaign in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project. The purpose of this project is to amalgamate the services of the Brockville General Hospital presently provided at both the Charles... Read More

Local maple syrup producers honoured at Lanark & District annual event

Local maple syrup producers honoured at Lanark & District annual event
Maple syrup producers in the Lanark & District area gathered at the Glad Tidings Pentecostal Church in Perth on Saturday, January 26, for the Lanark & District Maple Syrup Producers’ Association’s (LDMSPA) Information Day and Annual General Meeting. This annual event celebrates the accomplishments of member producers in the industry. This year’s event attracted more than 80 participants interested in... Read More