Agropharm among the 50 most innovative companies in Andalusia in 2022

Agropharm among the 50 most innovative companies in Andalusia in 2022

On 15 November 2022, Agropharm attended the Empezar Fest, an event organised by the Junta de Andalucía in Malaga, where awards were presented to the most innovative companies in Andalusia. Finally, although it was unable to win the award for the most innovative...
Investing in medical cannabis: opportunity or risk?

Investing in medical cannabis: opportunity or risk?

Beyond the risks inherent in investing in any stock product, investing in medical cannabis is becoming one of the most profitable business opportunities today, with great growth prospects in the years to come. Forecasts for the production and marketing of medical...
Is growing cannabis legal in Spain?

Is growing cannabis legal in Spain?

In the absence of any strict cannabis regulation, the answer to this question is not so clear. In principle, only the Spanish Agency for Medicines and Health Products (AEMPS) can grant legal licences for cannabis cultivation in Spain. This prerogative is described in...
Companies growing cannabis in Spain

Companies growing cannabis in Spain

Cannabis has become a thriving sector in recent years. An increasing number of investment funds are focusing on trading shares of companies in the cannabis sector. These companies are mostly American and Canadian and are buying or participating in companies with...
Cultivation of Medicinal Cannabis in Spain: licences and legality

Cultivation of Medicinal Cannabis in Spain: licences and legality

Narcotics in Spain are governed by Law 17 of 8 April 1967, which updated and recognised as narcotic substances those named in the 1961 United Nations Convention. Cannabis was among those substances. This law, based on the consideration of cannabis as a narcotic,...
Countries where marijuana is legal

Countries where marijuana is legal

The legal status of marijuana as a psychoactive substance has been a subject of debate in countries around the world over the last few decades. Many of these countries have regulations regarding the cultivation, possession, sale and use of cannabis. Non-psychoactive...
Therapeutic Marijuana in Spain: Uses and Properties

Therapeutic Marijuana in Spain: Uses and Properties

The use of marijuana whether for therapeutic or recreational purposes is punishable in Spain. Nevertheless, some 300,000 Spaniards use cannabis as a medicine, and although more and more doctors recommend its use, patients can only buy it on the black market or in a...
Therapeutic cannabis and its medicinal use

Therapeutic cannabis and its medicinal use

Cannabis is an extraordinary plant that contains a wide variety of active principles known generally as cannabinoids. The two most studied for their importance are CBD, cannabidiol, and THC, delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol. Both act on specific receptors located on cell...