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Briefing | Scarce Awards And Jamaica Cannabis Cup 2017

The global business of cannabis is taking off on a positive trajectory and every country wants its share. Jamaica continues to gradually move forward by setting an example that the entire world will follow. Come celebrate with Scarce Commodity and Ganja Growers and Producers Association of Jamaica at the SCARCE AWARDS on Sunday at Royal […]

Scarce Fest Jamaica 4/20 A Huge Success

Scarce Commodity, in association with the Ganja Growers and Producers Association of Jamaica (GGPAJ), is pleased to announce that the inaugural hosting of Jamaica’s International 4/20 Cannabis Day Celebrations, Scarce Fest and Cannabis Cup held on April 20 at the Jamaica Conference Centre, Kingston, was a huge success. The event was well supported by a […]

Scarce Commodity Launches Standards

Scarce Commodity in association with the Ganja Growers and Producers of Jamaica (GGPJ) presents Scarce Fest and the relaunch of the association at the Jamaica Conference Centre tomorrow, commencing at 9 a.m. sharp. At this time, Scarce Commodity will launch its third party Quality Assurance and Quality Control certification programme for the cultivation, inputs, post-harvesting, […]

We Need Our Own Marijuana Index In The Caribbean

What is a marijuana index? The global cannabis industry values more than US$150 billion currently. Cannabis sales in North America alone were more than US$7 billion in 2016. A marijuana index lists the stocks of the major marijuana firms. The North America Marijuana Index, lists all the major marijuana stocks on a combined North American Index […]

‘Decriminalising Ganja Could Benefit Jamaica’

Where is the world headed? INVESTORS WORLDWIDE are seeking to maximise earnings by investing in markets with the most lucrative projected earnings. Last Friday, a group of Wall Street investors seeking to invest in legal marijuana ventures, including that for medicinal purposes, compared the current upsurge in the marijuana industry to the technology boom of […]