Marijuana Markets: A POTcast features Banyan Hill Publishing analyst Anthony Planas, bringing you the latest cannabis industry news and investment advice.

In this week’s episode, Planas talks about how Facebook will now allow ads for topical CBD products only — creams, rubs and patches.

Planas also dives into Florida’s new Hemp Bill, SB 1020. The bill is pending signoff by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and it will give Florida farmers a lucrative alternative. He also discusses how High Times magazine failed to meet its capital raise of $50 million.

Lastly, Planas discusses Canopy Growth Corp. expansion to its extraction capacity.

Editors note: *This episode of the POTcast was prerecorded for the 4th of July holiday. Here are some updates from Planas on Canopy:

Constellation Brands wasn’t happy with Canopy’s earnings loss last quarter and gave CEO Bruce Linton the boot. [Read more:…]

Canopy already has a former Constellation CFO. We are likely to see a candidate for CEO rise from the alcohol makers ranks. Considering Constellation’s track-record, this would be a great move.

Check back each Thursday afternoon for Marijuana Markets: A POTcast, here on Money and Markets. In addition to Planas’ YouTube channel and his article feed at, you can also follow along each day on Twitter @ThePotStockGuru, where Planas serves up his takes on the most important news to cannabis investors.

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