Colombia Allows Medicinal Cannabis for Local Market

The Colombian government issued a new regulation that establishes the regulatory framework to commercialize master cannabis preparations for Colombian medicinal cannabis, a market estimated to comprise some 5 million patients. On March 2, the Ministry of Health issued Resolution 315, which not only opens up the Colombian market for medicinal cannabis but also allows the […]

COVID-19: CLEVER LEAVES’ STATEMENT

At Clever Leaves, the health and well-being of our employees and communities remains our top priority as we continue to monitor the COVID-19 (corona-virus) outbreak. Leveraging the guidance of the CDC and state and local authorities in each of the geographies in which we operate, we have implemented several policies to ensure the health and […]

Will Colombia’s Small Growers Benefit from Commercial Cannabis?

Private firm Clever Leaves, is currently developing its own program to work with growers close to its cultivation site outside of Bogota. “The quality requirements in terms of the flower is tremendously high – you need significant microbiological testing and to avoid issues with metals and pesticide use – and at the same time your […]