Asterion Darling Downs Facility Start by Year’s End

The Chronicle, May 10, 2019, reports that the Asterion Australia facility to be built on the Darling Downs should be under construction by the end of the year.

Cannabis Amnesty in Queensland?

At the time of writing, March 2019, Queensland, Australia does not have an amnesty for medicinal use of illicit cannabis1. There is some confusion that NSW has an amnesty and thus so does Queensland. However, even in NSW there is no full amnesty. In New South Wales there is an approach for ‘compassionate access’ for […]

Medicinal Cannabis is Still in Debate

The effectiveness of medicinal cannabis is still in debate, with Australia’s leading experts saying quality evidence is still lacking. The ABC recently published an excellent article online that is a must to read. It raises the fact that the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) have approved over 3,100 scripts for medicinal cannabis since March 2018 when […]

CBD is Showing Up Everywhere

Not the CBD as in Central Business District, CBD as in Cannabidiol, a compound derived from the Cannabis plant. CBD is already part of many medicinal preparations, but it is also showing up in all sorts of other products being sold in outlets like chemists, department stores and even coffee shops. Shampoos, body lotions, dog […]

Cannabis Research at University of Queensland

Asterion Cannabis and the University of Queensland have partnered for a major research project related to cannabis cultivation. The Vancouver based company and the UQ have embarked on an 18 month program to study certain varieties of cannabis with view to consistent plant cultivation and high volume yield. Asterion Cannabis has proposed a $500 million […]

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