06 Sep 2017
Texas licenses first producer to grow low-THC medical cannabisTexas has given the green light to one of three planned CBD producers in the state, but the program remains severely constricted. In the first step to putting the Texas Compassionate Use Program into action, the Department of Public Safety issued a final business license to Engle-based Cansortium Texas, according to CultureMap Austin. Surterra Texas and Compassionate Cultivation still are awaiting final approval after advancing out of the original pool of 43 applicants. Under the Texas program:
- Only low-THC (a maximum of 0.5%) medical cannabis oil may be produced.