South Africa to fast-track regulations for the local cannabis industry

Really good news from our South African President in his State of the Nation Address. “President Cyril Ramaphosa says that the government will fast-track regulations for the cannabis industry in South Africa. The president said in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday evening (10 February), that hemp and cannabis production can create 130,000 new jobs. He […]

Inside SA’s Cannabis Master Plan


Degrees for dagga growers and govt-supplied seeds Inside SA’s Cannabis Master Plan South Africa’s Cannabis Master Plan looks to industrialise and commercialise cannabis to unlock economic opportunities. The potential size of South Africa’s commercial cannabis industry is estimated to be R28 billion, with the ability to create up to 25,000 jobs. But that potential can’t […]

Cannabis Rules Proposed for South Africa


HERE ARE THE NEW CANNABIS RULES PROPOSED FOR SOUTH AFRICA Including limits, penalties and criminal records. The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development has released its draft cannabis master plan, which aims to turn marijuana into a viable business sector for the country. Included in the master plan’s list of priorities, is the […]