LeVaughn Flynn is new chair for CLA

MINISTER of Industry, Investment and Commerce Audley Shaw yesterday announced the appointment of LeVaughn Flynn as the new chairman of the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), and tasked him to move post-haste to improve the growth of the industry.

New Cannabis Licensing Authority chairman, board appointed

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Audley Shaw, has welcomed the newly appointed chairman of the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), Le Vaugh Flynn, and has tasked the chairman to move post-haste to improve the growth of the industry.

Jamaica Is Finalizing Export Agreements For Cannabis, Here’s How The Global Market Is About To Change

Aphria, who acquired a Jamaican licensed cultivator in 2018 to get ahead of an expected production boom in Jamaica, left the island in 2020, abandoning its assets. The big ag player, along with a handful of other Canadian companies, like the producer The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (OTC:TGODF), invested in the island as the Jamaican government announced a push to complete comprehensive trade and export regulations for medicinal cannabis.

No ganja shortage in medical cannabis industry — CLA

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) says it is not aware of any shortage affecting the local regulated medical cannabis industry.
This, the authority said, follows media reports of a ganja shortage on the island.

Trelawny hemp grower starts shipping CBD oils to the US

One year after breaking ground for its US$4-million hemp plant for CBD oil (cannabidiol) production, the Trelawny-based Organic Growth Holdings (OGH) has sent off its first shipment of products to Delaware in the United States.