I applaud the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP), launched by in late 2011 by IRRI and UNEP, for reaching critical mass, with its Standard on Sustainable Rice Cultivation becoming the de facto standard for rice production in the developing world. SRP Mission: To promote resource efficiency and sustainability in the global rice sector through an alliance… Continue reading Sustainable Cannabis Platform™
The medical conditions for which Thai doctors may prescribe medical cannabis.
The report, "Fair(er) Trade Options for the Cannabis Market," was just released today (21st March) by Cannabis Innovate. Its recommendations line up perfectly with those proposed by TCC in its strategic blueprint for Thailand's cannabis industry, "Cannabis: Thinking Big and Moving Fast." TCC will post a Thai translation of this report here when it becomes… Continue reading Fair(er) Trade Options for the Cannabis Market
Note: "A parable is a short tale that illustrates a universal truth; it is a simple narrative. It sketches a setting, describes an action, and shows the results." Once upon a time, in a world very much like ours, maple trees and their sweet, delicious syrup were globally prohibited just like cannabis. During the century… Continue reading The Parable of Thai Maple
Today, I found an interesting post on CannaVentures’ blog, entitled “Brand Activism™: Checklist for cannabis brands.” Its suggestions seemed wise, so I walked through its checklist for the Thai Cannabis Corporation, with the results below. Paragraphs in italics are quotes directly from the Brand Activism™ blog post. Key Benefit. Too often, the benefit cannabis brands… Continue reading TCC’s “Brand Activism” Checklist