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Australian Senate Committee tables recommendations from inquiry into barriers to medical cannabis

Australian Senate Committee tables recommendations from inquiry into barriers to medical cannabis The Community Affairs and References Committee tabled their report today (25/3/20) on the inquiry into barriers to medical cannabis patient access in Australia.  FreshLeaf has covered this inquiry extensively and attended the public hearings, so if you’re interested in the recent history of...
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FreshLeaf Analytics Global Recession

What does a global recession mean for the cannabis industry?

What does a global recession mean for the cannabis industry? COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on the global economy. And there are genuine concerns about a prolonged economic downturn, unlike any other in recent memory. People are worried about their health and for their families, as well as their businesses and jobs. The performance and survival...
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The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)

Medical cannabis quality crack-down

Medical cannabis quality crack-down   The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has announced it will be ramping up the number of quality audits it conducts on imported medical cannabis products. This will include analytical testing to assess compliance with TGO93, the quality standard for cannabis products.  TGO93 requires products to have acceptable levels of pesticides, heavy...
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