Active Health Foods, Inc . ( OTC:AHFD ) Active X™ Energy Bars are a trademarked designation exclusive and proprietary to Active Health Foods, Inc. Active X™ Energy Bars are made from a proprietary formula developed by the Company in conjunction with a qualified Nutritionist exclusively for Active Health Foods, Inc. and refined by the company into their 100% Organic Certified, 100% Natural, Kosher and Vegan Certified Energy Bars made from the highest quality Natural, Organic and Raw Ingredients in a variety of four distinctive, unique, and amazing flavors: Almond Chocolate Delight, Peanut Butter Chocolate Joy, Cashew Berry Dream, and Coconut Cocoa Passion and for dialysis patients our new Double Chocolate Chip Energy Bar. Each Energy Bar is 1.76 oz. / 50 grams and comes wrapped in a professionally designed and distinctive full color wrapping inserted into an efficiently designed combination shipping and counter display box holding 12 bars. Active X™ Energy Bars are produced locally by a certified organic food manufacturer enabling the company to maintain frequent and superior quality control over the production process as well as promoting immediate access to freshly made products for speedy distribution to the consumer. The Energy Bars were developed by an experienced Nutritionist using proprietary formulas developed solely for Active Health Foods, Inc. Active Health Foods, Inc. also produces All Natural Flavors, a sparkling, favored, ‘Sugar Free' beverage in a multitude of flavors. All Natural Flavors was created to help battle two of the biggest challenges we are currently faced with in America today, Childhood Obesity and the millions of Americans both adults and children suffering with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. All Natural Flavors is a sparkling, flavored, ‘Sugar Free' beverage with NO Carbohydrates, NO Calories, NO Caffeine, NO Sodium, NO Chemicals, Aspartame or Nutra-Sweet, NO After Taste and the only beverage available today SWEETENED 100% with STEVIA. Active Health Foods, Inc's goal is to offer a safer and healthier alternative to the mainstream sugar laden soda pops and the diet drinks laced with cancer causing sweeteners like Aspartame and Nutra-Sweet. Currently All Natural Flavors is the only beverage on the market anywhere using America's most desired sweetener STEVIA. All Natural Flavors is sold in a 24 pack 20 oz. straight flavor case in (7) very unique and exciting flavors: Peach, Cherry, Raspberry, Blackberry, Kiwi Strawberry, Mango, and Lemon lime for the general market and a (4) flavor Variety Pack case for retailers selling full cases like Costco and Sam's Club.
GLG Life Tech Corporation ( TSX:GLG.TO ) is a global leader in the supply of high purity stevia extracts, an all-natural zero-calorie sweetener used in food and beverages. The Company's vertically integrated operations cover each step in the stevia supply chain including non-GMO stevia seed breeding, natural propagation, stevia leaf growth and harvest, proprietary extraction and refining, marketing and distribution of finished product.
Global Stevia Corp. ( OTC:GSTV ) is a management company with a strong focus on stevia agronomics, from plant breeding and best agricultural practices to post-harvest techniques. The Company is heavily invested in facilities and intellectual property in order to provide management services and production facilities to the stevia industry. Global Stevia has operations in both Vietnam and Spain in the European Union.
Grupo Herdez ( OTC:GUZOF ) is leader in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of processed food and drinks, as well as pasta. The Group has a solid portfolio of the highest quality products sold under brand names such as Herdez, Del Fuerte, McCormick, Búfalo, Doña María, Nair, Barilla, Yemina, La Gloria, Embasa, La Victoria, Chi-Chi's and Blasón, among others, all of which are highly recognized and valued in the market. The Group has five strategic alliances with leading corporations worldwide: one with McCormick and Company, Inc., two with Hormel Foods Corp., one with Barilla GeR Fratelli S.p.A., and the most recent with Grupo Kuo S.A.B. de C.V., for the creation of Herdez Del Fuerte.
Ingredion Incorporated ( NYSE:INGR ) is a leading global ingredients solutions provider specializing in nature-based sweeteners, starches and nutrition ingredients (including stevia). With customers in more than 40 countries, Ingredion, formerly Corn Products International, serves approximately 60 diverse sectors in food, beverage, brewing, pharmaceuticals and other industries
PureCircle Limited ( LSE:PURE.L ) is the world's leading producer of high purity stevia ingredients for the global food and beverage industry. As the driving force behind moving stevia from niche to mainstream global acceptance, we are changing the conversation around sweet for manufacturers as well as consumers
S&W Seed Company ( NasdaqCM:SANW ) Founded in 1980 and headquartered in the Central Valley of California, S&W Seed Company is a leading producer of warm climate, high yield alfalfa seed varieties, including varieties that can thrive in poor, saline soils, as verified over decades of university-sponsored trials. S&W Seed also offers seed cleaning and processing at its 40-acre facility in Five Points, California and, in 2011, began the commercial launch of its California-based stevia leaf business in response to the growing global demand for the all-natural, zero calorie sweetener from the food and beverage industry.
Stevia Corp ( OTC:STEV ) is a farm management company focused on best practice agronomic competency in order to deliver high value stevia through proprietary plant breeding, excellent agricultural methodologies and innovative post-harvest techniques. To date, the Company has acquired two grower supply contracts and three nursery fields in Vietnam.
Stevia First Corporation ( OTC:STVF ) is seeking to establish a vertically-integrated enterprise in the U.S. that uses technological expertise in fermentation-based stevia production and improves upon traditional stevia farming and processing methods. Stevia First's U.S. operations are located in the heart of California's Central Valley, one of the world's most productive agricultural regions.
Stevia Nutra Corp ( OTC:STNT ) is an Agro-Management company focused on stevia agronomics which includes plant breeding, proprietary agricultural practices and post-harvest techniques. Stevia Nutra intends to invest heavily in R&D and IP acquisition and manage large-scale plantations for the production of high value stevia products. Stevia Nutra is dedicated to utilizing best agronomic and business practices to demonstrate the sustainability and profitability of stevia production. By subscribing to, and implementing the performance standards published by the World Bank, Stevia Nutra is committed to becoming the premier producer of the highest quality stevia. Stevia Nutra recognizes the potential this remarkable plant has to reduce the global epidemic of obesity and diabetes and promote general good health. The Company's priority will be to embrace sustainability, innovation to promote profitable growth.
Sunwin Stevia International, Inc. ( OTC:SUWN ) engages in the areas of zero calorie, all natural sweeteners (Sunwin Stevia™ Extracts). As an industry leader in agricultural processing, Sunwin has built an integrated global firm with the sourcing and production capabilities to meet the needs of consumers throughout the world.
Coca-Cola Company ( NYSE:KO ) is the world's largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands. Led by Coca-Cola, the world's most valuable brand, our Company's portfolio features 15 billion dollar brands including Diet Coke, Fanta, Sprite, Coca-Cola Zero, vitaminwater, Powerade, Minute Maid, Simply, Georgia and Del Valle. Globally, we are the No. 1 provider of sparkling beverages, ready-to-drink coffees, and juices and juice drinks. Through the world's largest beverage distribution system, consumers in more than 200 countries enjoy our beverages at a rate of 1.8 billion servings a day. With an enduring commitment to building sustainable communities, our Company is focused on initiatives that reduce our environmental footprint, support active, healthy living, create a safe, inclusive work environment for our associates, and enhance the economic development of the communities where we operate. Together with our bottling partners, we rank among the world's top 10 private employers with more than 700,000 system employees.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc . ( NYSE:DPS ) engages in the ownership, manufacture, and distribution of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. It offers flavored carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) primarily comprising beverage concentrates and fountain syrups; and non-carbonated beverages (NCBs), including ready-to-drink teas, juices, juice drinks, and mixers. The company also provides carbonated mineral water and bottled water. It offers CSDs primarily under the brand names of Dr Pepper, Crush, Canada Dry, Sunkist soda, Schweppes, 7UP, A&W, RC Cola, Squirt, Sun Drop, Diet Rite, Welch's, Country Time, Vernors, and the concentrate form of Hawaiian Punch; and NCBs under the brand names of Hawiian Punch, Snapple, Mott's, Yoo-Hoo, Clamato, Deja Blue, AriZona, FIJI, Mistic, Nantucket Nectars, ReaLemon, Mr and Mrs T, and Rose's. Dr Pepper Snapple Group serves bottlers and distributors, and retailers. Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. sells its products to bottlers, distributors, and retailers.
Monster Beverage Corporation ( NasdaqGS:MNST ) is a leading marketer and distributor of energy drinks and alternative beverages. The Company markets and distributes Monster Energy® brand energy drinks, Monster Energy Extra Strength Nitrous Technology® brand energy drinks, Java Monster® brand non-carbonated coffee + energy drinks, X-Presso Monster® brand non carbonated espresso energy drinks, M-3™ superconcentrated energy drinks, Monster Rehab™ non-carbonated rehydration energy drinks, Worx Energy® shots, and Peace Tea® iced teas, as well as Hansen's® natural sodas, apple juice and juice blends, multi-vitamin juices, Junior Juice® beverages, Blue Sky® beverages, Hubert's® Lemonades, Vidration® vitamin enhanced waters, and PRE® Probiotic drinks.
PepsiCo, Inc. ( NYSE:PEP ) is a world leader in convenient snacks, foods, and beverages, with revenues of $60 billion and over 285,000 employees. PepsiCo owns some of the world's most popular brands, including Pepsi-Cola, Mountain Dew, Diet Pepsi, Lay's, Doritos, Tropicana, Gatorade, and Quaker. Our brands are available worldwide through a variety of go-to-market systems, including direct store delivery (DSD), broker-warehouse, and food service and vending. PepsiCo was founded in 1965 through the merger of Pepsi-Cola and Frito-Lay. Tropicana was acquired in 1998 and PepsiCo merged with the Quaker Oats Company, including Gatorade, in 2001.
SodaStream International Ltd. ( NasdaqGS:SODA ) manufactures home beverage carbonation systems, which enable consumers to easily transform ordinary tap water instantly into carbonated soft drinks and sparkling water. Soda makers offer a highly differentiated and innovative solution to consumers of bottled and canned carbonated soft drinks and sparkling water. Our products are environmentally friendly, cost effective, promote health and wellness, and are customizable and fun to use. In addition, our products offer convenience by eliminating the need to carry bottles home from the supermarket, to store bottles at home or to regularly dispose of empty bottles. Our products are available at more than 40,000 retail stores in 41 countries around the world.
Starbucks Corporation ( NasdaqGS:SBUX ) purchases and roasts high-quality whole bean coffees and sells them, along with fresh, rich-brewed coffees, Italian-style espresso beverages, cold blended beverages, a variety of complementary food items, a selection of premium teas, and beverage-related accessories and equipment, primarily through company-operated retail stores. Starbucks also sells coffee and tea products and licenses its trademark through other channels such as licensed retail stores and, through certain of its licensees and equity investees, Starbucks produces and sells a variety of ready-to-drink beverages. The company's low-calorie coffee blended drinks and Taxo™ teas are sweetened with stevia
ABATTIS BIOCEUTICALS ( OTC:ATTBF ) is a specialty biotechnology company with capabilities through its wholly owned subsidiaries of cultivating, licensing and marketing proprietary ingredients, bio-similar compounds, patented equipment and consulting services to medicinal markets in North America. The Company is positioned to capitalize on the fast growing trend toward marijuana legalization in the United States and for medicinal use in Canada and international jurisdictions, by supplying and partnering with companies to employ its mass cultivation systems, extraction equipment/technology, and strategic marketing support to licensed growers. The Company also has an extensive pipeline of high-quality products and intellectual property for the rapidly expanding botanical drug market. We follow strict standard operating protocols, and adhere to the applicable laws of Canada and foreign jurisdictions.
Advanced Cannabis Solutions, Inc. ( OTC:CANN ) provides services to the regulated cannabis industry throughout the United States. We will lease growing space and related facilities (commercial real estate and equipment) to licensed marijuana business operators for their production needs. We are pursuing ancillary business products and services including customized finance, capital formation, banking, regulatory compliance consulting and advanced logistical support for grow operations. ACS does not grow, harvest, distribute or sell cannabis or any substances that violate United States law or the Controlled Substances Act, nor does it intend to do so in the future.
AFFINOR GROWERS ( CNSX:AFI ; OTC:RSSFF ) is focused on growing high quality crops such as romaine lettuce, spinach, strawberries and high quality medical Marijuana. Affinor is committed to becoming a pre-eminent grower, using exclusive vertical farming techniques.
Agritek Holdings Inc ( OTC:AGTK ) a fully reporting Company and pioneer within the medicinal marijuana space provides innovative patient and agricultural solutions seeks to be the leader in Compassionate Care Technology for the medicinal marijuana industry. Agritek Holdings provides real estate management and health and wellness product lines including beverages, vaporizers and accessories under the Mont Blunt™ brand www.montblunt.com . Agritek Holdings Inc. does not directly grow, harvest, or distribute or sell cannabis or any substances that violate United States law or the Controlled Substances Act, nor does it intend to do so in the future.
Altitude Organic Corporation / Tranzbyte Corporation, The ( OTC:ERBB ) is a driving force behind Altitude Organic Corporation. The company expects to continue its plan to acquire, hold, or spin out successful divisions in what has been described in previous news releases as "dividend farming," Companies that qualify and decide to become public on their own will agree to carve out shares for Tranzbyte and their ERBB shareholders. Altitude Organic Corporation is the first publicly traded medical marijuana dispensary brand in the world. Beginning in 2009, the company has developed retailing, branding, and commercial cultivating strategies in conjunction with its licensed medical marijuana retail dispensaries operating under the Altitude Organic Medicine brand name. The company has operated in California, Colorado, and Arizona. Altitude Organic Corporation is currently targeting expansion through dispensary and caregiver branded partnerships nationally, as well as outright acquisition in 'for-profit' Colorado. The company seeks to capture market share in the fast growing, multi-billion dollar cannabis industry.
American Green Inc ( OTC:ERBB ) became the first publicly-traded medical marijuana dispensary brand in the world, back in 2009. The Company now is keenly focused on developing, retailing, branding, and establishing commercial cultivation solutions under its proprietary American Green name along with our partners who are licensed retail medical marijuana dispensaries. American Green believes that the renewal of the legalized cannabis industry in the United States will aid in getting our economy back on its feet through increased employment in all related sectors -- retail, real estate, contracting, farming and more. Additional revenues, fueled by taxing cannabis sales, and the decreased cost of housing prisoners who are no longer in prison for possession of cannabis should contribute to the renewal. Hard work and a clear vision propel American Green into the future. The centerpiece of our company is ZaZZZ our unique automated vending solution designed specifically around American Green's licensed proprietary patent technology.
Bedrocan Cannabis Corp ( TSX:BED.V ) is the global leader in medicinal cannabis research and product innovation and has been producing and supplying government-regulated medicinal cannabis for 13 years. Bedrocan's strains of pharmaceutical-grade cannabis are used by patients in seven countries, including Canada. The company is committed to clinical research, with ISO 9001-rated production processes and product development, on an international scale. Bedrocan is one of only two companies currently supplying pharmaceutical-grade medicinal cannabis in Canada.
BG Medical Technologies (Rightsmile) ( OTC:RIGH ) develops ancillary support services for medical cannabis patients and professionals, including its flagship medical marijuana research laboratory and website portal, BudGenius.com. BG Medical Technologies, Inc. currently trades under the symbol OTC:RIGH. Symbol and name change pending.
BREEDIT CORP ( OTC:BRDT ) through its Israeli subsidiary, BreedIT Ltd http://www.ibreedit.com , is the developer of highly sophisticated agro-breeding solutions for plant breeders and researchers. BreedIT's proven iBreedIT® - the Intelligent Decision Support System (IDSS) for breeders which was developed by a team consisting of among the world's leading breeding specialists for optimizing the breeding processes, services the plant breeding needs of corporations, research and government institutions. BreedIT's IDSS provides advanced solutions for generating and disseminating knowledge aimed at assisting breeders to plan, manage and analyze their breeding data and to perform research activities quickly and effectively. Founded in 2013, BreedIT Corp has offices in New York, New York and in Rehovot, Israel.
Cannabis Sativa Inc. ( OTC:CBDS ) is engaged through its recently acquired subsidiary, Kush, in the research, development and licensing of specialized natural cannabis products, including cannabis formulas, edibles, topicals, strains, recipes and delivery systems. CBDS also offers the Skin Garden line of cosmetic products through its subsidiary, Wild Earth Naturals, which are designed to use organic and natural ingredients, including hemp seed oil, to benefit inner wellbeing as well as outward appearance.
Cannabis Science Inc. ( OTC:CBIS ) is at the forefront of medical marijuana research and development. The Company works with world authorities on phytocannabinoid science targeting critical illnesses, and adheres to scientific methodologies to develop, produce, and commercialize phytocannabinoid-based pharmaceutical products. In sum, we are dedicated to the creation of cannabis-based medicines, both with and without psychoactive properties, to treat disease and the symptoms of disease, as well as for general health maintenance.
CANNABIS TECHNOLOGIES ( CNSX:CAN ) is a biopharmaceutical company that specializes in developing cannabis-based botanical and non-botanical therapies through the Research and Development into the extensive pharmacology of Cannabinoids.
Cannabix Technologies ( CNSX:BLO ; OTC: BLOZF ) is a Vancouver, B.C. based technology company. Cannabix Technologies has the exclusive North American license for the Cannabix Marijuana Breathalyzer- a cutting edge drug-impairment recognition system.
CannaVEST Corp . ( OTC:CANV ) located in Las Vegas, Nevada, focuses on the procurement and wholesale of the hemp plant extract cannabidiol (CBD), and the development, marketing and sale of end consumer products containing CBD, which is refined into its own PlusCBD Oil™ brand. CannaVest resells raw industrial hemp product to third parties, acquired through supply relationships in Europe.
CHLORMET TECHNOLOGIES ( CNSX:PUF ) has an experienced management team with a growth strategy to develop a diversified portfolio of projects that can be taken into production. The Company's main objective is to add shareholder value through cost efficient acquisitions, joint ventures, and effective marketing while maintaining a lower risk profile through project diversification and sound financial management. Chlormet Technologies Inc. is moving into the Medical Marijuana sector by purchasing a 100% interest in AAA Heidelberg, a private Ontario company that is in the process of applying for a MMPR license. Chlormet's goal is to become the next publicly traded Canadian company with a medical marijuana production license.To complement its activities in Canada, Chlormet intends to become involved in the legal marijuana industry in Washington State by providing building, equipment and expertise to licensed growers.
Chuma Holdings ( OTC:CHUM ) is a public company quoted on the OTCBB as CHUM. Prior to August 29, 2014, our name was CannaMed Corp. and our ticker symbol was MDMJ. Along with our wholly-owned subsidiaries, we provide turnkey support solutions to the rapidly evolving and growing legal cannabis industry. We provide "seed to sale" turnkey business services. Our experienced management team has a combined thirty-two years of successful experience in the legal cannabis industry in California, and we are currently generating revenue from existing financing and service solutions. Chuma is expanding throughout California and bringing its array of services to each new state that legalizes the use of cannabis. At this time, Chuma does not grow, process, own, handle, transport, or sell marijuana. As the legal environment changes in California and elsewhere, management may explore business opportunities that involve ownership interests in dispensaries and growing operations.
Creative Edge Nutrition, Inc. ( OTC:FITX ) is a holding company and a Nutritional Supplement Company focused on developing innovative, high quality supplements. The company offers a broad spectrum of capsules, tablets, and powders, as well as science based products in the principal categories of weight management, nutrition challenges, energy and fitness. The Company manufactures under strict GMP guidelines at GMP Certified and/or FDA registered facilities. Hemp North America.com will provide premium grade Hemp Protein supplements to those looking for a natural and lactose free product. Consumers can count on us for bringing the latest scientific findings in the supplement world to market.
Easton Pharmaceuticals ( OTC:EAPH ) is a specialty pharmaceutical company involved in various pharmaceutical sectors and others industries such as medical marijuana. The Company owns, designs, develops, and markets topically-delivered drugs and therapeutic/cosmetic healthcare products, focused on cancer and other health issues geared towards male and female sexual dysfunction, wound healing, pain, motion sickness, scar and stretch marks, cellulite, varicose veins and other conditions. The company has ventured into the potentially lucrative medical marijuana industry through an investment into AMFIL Technologies and their groZONE anti-bacterial system and the exclusive option to purchase up to 50% in a medical marijuana grow-op business/facility which has received a letter to build from Health Canada. The company's gel formulation is thought to be an innovative and unique transdermal delivery system that can in the future be adaptable in the delivery of Cannabidiol extracts.
ENDEXX Corp. ( OTC:EDXC ) provides innovative medical marijuana management and technology solutions. The Company has two products that launched beta in the first half of 2014 -- the m3hub and the Autospense™. Both products provide essential solutions to promote regulatory compliance and full accountability through "seed to sale", plant lifecycle, inventory management and tracking. Based on principles developed by the pharmacological industry, the m3hub database is the first standardized software platform for tracking pharmaceutical grade marijuana to support a Centralized Medical Marijuana Industry Repository and maintain compliance with the laws of the federal government and state and local regulatory bodies. The Autospense™ is a high-tech marijuana inventory control and dispensing machine, which provides up to the minute accounting details and protects the security of the product as well as the patient. By automating the dispensing process, Autospense™ increases productivity and reduces costs for marijuana retailers, while enhancing their service quality by reducing transaction time for customers. http://www.endexx.com/ , http://www.m3hub.com/ , http://www.autospense.com/
Enertopia ( CNSX.TOP ; OTC:ENRT ) is a public company focused on the production, cultivation and selling of Medical Marihuana (MMJ) under the new Canadian Federal Government MMPR Program. Enertopia currently owns an interest in 3 separate medical marihuana grow facilities in various locations and stages of development in Canada.
FTI Foodtech International Inc. ( TSX:FTI.V ) i s a Technology Transfer company, focused in the food industry. The recent signing of the distribution agreement with GlobalEx Global for their chlorine dioxide water purification tablets, has allowed FTI to use its existing expertise and to diversify into other sectors such as agriculture, manufacturing and the oil and gas industries. The tablets, sold under the names Oxytab, Steritab and Cleantab, are used to purify water for drinking, industrial applications such as the oil and gas industry and swimming pools. Chlorine dioxide disinfects without the side effects of chlorine. The tablets already have NSF approval and are in use in many areas around the world.
Full Circle Capital Corp ( Advanced Cannabis Solutions ) ( NasdaqGM:FULL ) is a closed-end investment company that has elected to be treated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Full Circle lends to and invests in senior secured loans and, to a lesser extent, mezzanine loans and equity securities issued by lower middle-market companies that operate in a diverse range of industries. Full Circle's investment objective is to generate both current income and capital appreciation through debt and equity investments. Advanced Cannabis Solutions, Inc. ("ACS") provides services to the regulated cannabis industry throughout the United States, primarily leasing growing space and related facilities to licensed marijuana business owners. The company is based in Colorado Springs, CO.
FutureWorld Corp. ( OTC:FWDG ) a Delaware corporation, is a U.S. Diversified Holding Company, listed on the Over the Counter exchange, which was formed to capitalize on the burgeoning Cannabis markets globally. FutureWorld, together with its subsidiaries, focuses on the identification, acquisition, development, and commercialization of cannabis related products, such as industrial Hemp. HempTech, a subsidiary of FutureWorld, is a technology division catered to the cannabis and the industrial Hemp market. HempTech provides smart sensor technology, communication network, surveillance security, data analysis for smart cultivation and consultation for the industrial hemp and legal medicinal marijuana. Our wireless agricultural smart sensor networks offer precision to the agricultural irrigation systems, and greenhouses for the global Hemp industry. FutureWorld and its subsidiaries do not grow, distribute or sell marijuana.
GREEN AND HILL INDUSTRIES dba Ross' Gold ( OTC:GHIL ) plans to license its' established brand through partnerships with government approved licensed producers in Canada for medical cannabis strains called Ross' Platinum, Ross' Gold, Ross' Silver and Ross' Bronze with specific THC/CBD levels for specific ailments. The Company has a line of retail cannabis related products that will be sold in Canada. The Company has an established international brand with the celebrity of Olympic Gold Medal winner Ross Rebagliati.
GreenBank Capital Inc. ( CNSX:GBC ) is a corporate finance investment business focusing on investing in Canadian small cap publicly listed companies. GreenBank's subsidiary Canada Marijuana Agricorp intends to be a commercial producer of medical marijuana, and GreenBank's subsidiary Bitcoin Angel Capital is seeking to make investments in early stage Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency companies. GreenBank also has a mining investment portfolio. GreenBank also owns www.MarijuanaForCanada.ca a web based information source for the Canadian medical marijuana industry GreenBank's management has special expertise and experience in listing companies on the CSE and has been involved in creating and listing 6 CSE public companies.
GreenGro Technologies, Inc. ( OTC:GRNH ) is a world class provider of eco-friendly green technologies with specific domain expertise in indoor and outdoor agricultural science systems serving both the consumer and commercial farming markets. It brings together community and commerce through the growth and distribution of healthy, nutritious foods and vital medicines backed by science and technology. Customers include restaurants, Community gardens, small and large scale commercial clients. Greengro Technologies also provides design, construction and maintenance services to large grow and cultivation operations and collectives in the medical and recreational marijuana sectors.
Growblox Sciences, Inc. ( OTC:GBLX ) is a medical cannabis research and development company whose product line consists of a series of solutions for the commercialization of medical- grade cannabis. All products are consistently manufactured with clinical, laboratory precision. The company is headquartered in Las Vegas, NV and has subsidiaries in Florida, Chicago, and Puerto Rico.
Growlife, Inc. ( OTC:PHOT ) (formerly Phototron Holding, Inc.) is a company with core holdings in innovative technology-based products and services for the indoor gardening industry and specialty markets. These brands include Stealth Grow, a producer of grow room automation equipment and hi-powered LED grow light products for indoor horticulture ( www.sgsensors.com and www.stealthgrow.com ), Greners.com, the online hydroponics superstore ( www.greners.com ) and Phototron, producer of hydroponic grow containers, which are designed to grow vegetables, herbs, flowers and fruits in any environment ( www.phototron.com ). GrowLife is also the US distributor for the Urban Cultivator brand--the greens machine ( www.urbancultivator.net ). CANNABIS.ORG is an information portal for the medical marijuana industry hosted and developed by GrowLife, Inc. Details regarding the creative content,celebrity-sponsor/contributors and release plans will be announced in Q4 2012, closer to the full release of the website. GrowLife's acquisition of Cannabis.Org and its development plans are part and parcel of the continued development of GrowLife, Inc. as a lifestyle company to compliment its premier hydroponic equipment brands.
GW Pharmaceuticals ( NasdaqwGM:GWPH ) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform in a broad range of disease areas. GW commercialized the world's first plant-derived cannabinoid prescription drug, Sativex(R), which is approved for the treatment of spasticity due to multiple sclerosis in 26 countries outside the United States. Sativex is also in Phase 3 clinical development as a potential treatment of pain associated with advanced cancer. This Phase 3 program has received Fast Track Designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and is intended to support the submission of a New Drug Application for Sativex in cancer pain with the FDA and in other markets around the world. GW has a deep pipeline of additional cannabinoid product candidates, including Epidiolex(R) in the treatment of childhood epilepsy, which has received Fast Track Designation from the FDA for Dravet syndrome as well as Orphan Drug Designations from the FDA in both the treatment of Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.
Health Sciences Group, Inc. ( OTC:HESG ) is an investment technology portfolio company that acquires nascent health sciences technology and related innovations, inventions and IP assets to enhance their growth and development. The company builds revenues and asset value through a model of continuous growth, income from or sale of its portfolio holdings, and technology licensing or distribution agreements. The Company's current project is to develop Social Media/Mobile Apps for the Medical Marijuana industry. These new specialized apps will enable prescribed patients much needed information to make a better decision on whether or not cannabis is an appropriate treatment option, and access to local resources.
Hemp, Inc. ( OTC:HEMP ) focuses on the vast market created by the quickly emerging, and growing, multibillion dollar industrial hemp industry, allowing to freely market in all 50 states. Hemp, Inc. currently is not involved in the cultivation or marketing of medical marijuana. It is the company's belief that legalization of growing hemp and medical marijuana in all 50 states and at the federal level will come to pass very quickly now. With that in mind, the company is building the infrastructure with the potential to gain substantial market share before and after industrial hemp and medical marijuana prohibition ends.
Homeland Security Corporation ( OTC:HSCC ) is a leading innovator, consultant and implementer of security driven technologies that can be deployed in any environment to meet a clients security or regulatory needs. Our primary mission is to protect people, property, infrastructure, and our clients' high value assets by mitigating threats, guiding regulatory agencies, and integrating new and novel technologies. Our evolving goal is to be the premier MMJ/MJ compliance and security systems innovator for the cannabis and hemp industry, leveraging our team of professionals. The MMJ industry is one of the most scrutinized industries in the world. From seed to sale all aspects of the MMJ industry including growers, producers, and dispensaries are under twenty-four hour recorded surveillance.
iMD COMPANIES INC. ( OTC:ICBU ) is led by serial entrepreneurs who have launched several successful ventures to date. Management's purpose moving forward is to acquire, develop and group promising entities under one roof, providing them with the collective power afforded by their joint assets. This strategy has proven to be a profitable and financially sound platform for our corporate success. Our interests focus on all aspects of health and wellness, including diagnostic technologies and medical marijuana. The company seeks to evaluate and acquire businesses that show great promise as innovators in their field. We are also aware of the growing demand and trend toward interactive media as well as social information networks. Moving forward it is our objective to acquire and develop companies related to these fields.
Iron Tank Resources Corp. ( TSX:TNK.V ) has begun evaluating an application for a medical marijuana license and facility. As part of the evaluation process, the Company has hired Mr. Darren Kaulius, to lead this evaluation. As well the Company has secured a parcel of land located in the BC Agricultural Land Reserve; this land has been secured under an option to purchase.
Maple Leaf Green World ( TSX:MGW .V ) is a Canadian company that focuses in the agricultural/ environmental industry with three main areas of activity:
Eco-Agriculture - Pursues several projects around the world. In China, it is focused on growing value-added tree seedlings and nursery products that assist with anti-desertification.
Renewable Energy - Pursues various renewable energy projects around the world, including Yellowhorn in China which would provide valuable Yellowhorn seeds and ultimately oil from such seeds for the manufacture of bio-diesel fuel and premium healthy cooking oil.
Canadian MMPR - Pursues opportunities within the medical cannabis industry. The Company is currently seeking a Canadian MMPR licensed producer status to grow medical cannabis in Canada for domestic consumption and export to approved countries.
MCIG INC. ( OTC:MCIG ) is a technology company focused on two long-term secular trends sweeping the globe: (1) The decriminalization and legalization of marijuana for medicinal or recreational purposes (2) The adoption of electronic vaporizing cigarettes (commonly known as "eCigs") by the world's 1.2 Billion smokers. The company manufactures and retails the mCig(R) -- the world's most affordable vaporizer priced at only $10. Designed in the USA -- the mCig(R) provides a superior smoking experience by heating plant material, waxes, and oils delivering a smoother inhalation experience. The company also owns Vapolution, Inc. which manufactures and retails home-use vaporizers such as the Vapolution 2.0. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, VitaCig, Inc. the company manufactures and retails the VitaCig(R), a $5 nicotine-free eCig that delivers a water-vapor mixed with vitamins and natural flavors. The company believes that a well regulated marijuana industry is emerging as more states follow the lead of Washington and Colorado in legalizing marijuana. A similar trend is developing within the eCig industry following the first acquisition of an electronic cigarette brand (Blucigs) by a traditional tobacco company Lorillard Inc. for $135 million followed by another acquisition in February 2014 by Altria Group Inc. of Green Smoke for $150 million. Wells Fargo analyst Bonnie Herzog estimates that eCig sales may rise from $1 Billion in 2013 to $10 billion over the next three years. mCig, Inc. has positioned itself as a first mover at the intersection of these two trends and hopes to create shareholder value by making the mCig(R) one of the leading choices for electronic consumption of plant material.
Medbox, Inc. ( OTC:MDBX ) is a leader in the development, sales and service of automated, biometrically controlled dispensing and storage systems for medicine and merchandise. Medbox has offices throughout the world, including New York, Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Tokyo, London and Toronto, and has their corporate headquarters in Los Angeles. Medbox provides their patented systems, software and consulting services to pharmacies, dispensaries, urgent care centers, drug rehab clinics, hospitals, prison systems, hospice facilities, and medical groups worldwide.
Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions ( OTC:REFG ) Our mission is to provide end-to-end management, across multiple management systems, for medicinal marijuana operations. Many medicinal marijuana companies have experienced such rapid growth that they are finding it difficult to manage all aspects of their operation. In order to become a successful and compliant medicinal marijuana operation, effective management must depend on many different systems. REFG solves the fragmentation problem by identifying tools that are important to dispensaries, and customizing those tools specifically catered to the industry. We strive to create awareness within the medicinal marijuana industry and to develop an environmentally friendly, economically sustainable business while increasing shareholder value.
MEDICAN ENTERPRISES INC . ( OTC:MDCN ) is a bio-pharmaceutical company focused on developing, distributing and growing pharmaceutical grade cannabis in Canada. Through its interest in International Herbs Medical Marijuana Ltd., Medican is seeking to acquire certain lands, retrofit and/or build a marijuana growing operation and attend to the growing, research and development, training, distribution and retail sale of medical marijuana in Canada as regulated by Health Canada.
Medical Marijuana Inc. ( OTC: MJNA ) Our mission is to be the premier cannabis and hemp industry innovators, leveraging our team of professionals to source, evaluate and purchase value-added companies and products, while allowing them to keep their integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. We strive to create awareness within our industry, develop environmentally friendly, economically sustainable businesses, while increasing shareholder value. Medical Marijuana Inc. does not grow, sell or distribute any substances that violate United States Law or the controlled substance act.
MediSwipe, Inc ( OTC:MWIP ) provides innovative patient solutions for electronically processing transactions within the medical marijuana and healthcare industry. MediSwipe provides terminal-based service packages and an integrated Web Portal add-ons for physicians, clinics, hospitals and medical dispensaries that include: digital patient records, Electronic Referrals, Credit/Debit Card merchant services, Check Guarantee and Accounts Receivable Financing.
MENTOR CAPITAL INC. ( OTC:MNTR ) is a public company that invests in medical and social use cannabis companies. Mentor takes a 10% to 100% position in the various members of our family of participating companies, but leaves operating control firmly in the hands of the cannabis company founders. Because adult social use and medical marijuana opportunities often overlap, Mentor Capital participates in the legal recreational marijuana market. However, Mentor's preferred focus is medical and the company seeks to facilitate the application of cannabis to cancer wasting, calming seizures, Parkinson's disease, reducing ocular pressures from glaucoma and blunting chronic pain.
Modern Mobility Aids ( OTC:MDRM ) was first incorporated under the laws of the State of Nevada on December 19, 2007, under the name of Glider Inc. Its original business plan was to sell and distribute products for mobility-challenged individuals. The Company changed its name to Modern Mobility Aids, Inc. on April 22, 2010. In February 2014, the business focus of the Company evolved with a rapid expansion strategy in the life sciences and healthcare industry, with a focus on production of Medical Marijuana. A mandate was created to acquire companies within the biopharma and alternative medicine sectors targeting both innovative research and development as well as scalable licensed, manufacturing capacity in three niche market segments.
NEUTRA CORPORATION ( OTC:NTRR ) is a healthy lifestyle company that specializes in the development and marketing of natural wellness solutions, including cannabis-related products.
Next Gen ( CNSX:N ; OTC:NXTTF ) is a diversified Canadian public company which focuses on investing in the Medical Marijuana, Industrial Hemp and Alternative Medicine sectors. Recent regulatory/legal changes in North America have provided an opportunity for the company to enter into this emerging multi‐billion dollar industry. Next Gen's vision is to be the leading provider of venture capital, management expertise, education, brokerage and consultancy solutions and a facilitator for these explosive new industries. Next Gen's business model generates new industry business proposals and plans on a continuous basis.
Next Generation Management Corp ( OTC:NGMC ) focuses, primarily, on the acquisition of retail and cultivation licenses in the medical marijuana industry. The Company's overarching strategy is to acquire lines of business that have high intrinsic future value and to generate existing, reliable revenue streams, with the medical marijuana industry being its most recent and promising direction. With this expanded direction, the Company has formed a wholly owned subsidiary, NextGen Cannabis Consulting LLC to provide management services to the high growth, high profit medical marijuana industry. NextGen Cannabis Consulting is intent on the development of a national brand that encompasses every aspect of the medical marijuana industry, including collectives, dispensaries, and grow-ops. Current Synopsis: NextGen Cannabis Consulting, a wholy owned subsidiary of NGMC, currently has 1 dispensary open in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, a consulting agreement with a grow-op in CA, a retainer agreement with an attorney in CA, and an expanding operation into the state of Oregon. NGMC's subsidiary, NextGen Cannabis Consulting LLC, provides dispensary management services to the medical marijuana industry including staffing, IT, security, financial, legal and advisory services. NextGen Cannabis recently opened a dispensary in North Hollywood, Los Angeles: Highway 2 Health. GMC's subsidiary, NextGen Cannabis Consulting, has partnerd with software company BioTrackTHC that allows for a seed to sale solution with grow house/plant management, inventory management, customizable point of sale functionality and a feature rich suite of state and local regulatory agency compliance reporting.
NOVUS Acquisition & Devleopment Corp. ( OTC:NDEV ) provides health insurance and related insurance solutions to the medical marijuana industry in states where legal programs exist. The Company also plans to offer physicians' education programs, pharmaceutical R&D, compliance, and business development services within the industry. NDEV will work as outside developers and will not cultivate, handle, transport grow, extract, dispense put up for sale, put on the market, vend, deliver, supply, circulate, trade, cannabis or any substances that violates the United States law or the Controlled Substances Act, nor does it intend to do so in the future and will continue to follow state and federal laws.
Nuvilex, Inc. ( OTC:NVLX ) subsidiary, Medical Marijuana Sciences, Inc ., is dedicated to the development of cancer treatments based upon chemical constituents of marijuana known as cannabinoids. To do so, it will examine ways to exploit the benefits of Cell-in-a-Box(TM) technology in optimizing the anticancer effectiveness of cannabinoids against cancers while minimizing or outright eliminating the debilitating side effects usually associated with cancer treatments. This provides Medical Marijuana Sciences a unique opportunity to develop "green" approaches to fighting deadly cancers, such as those of the pancreas, brain, breast and prostate, that affect hundreds of thousands of individuals worldwide every year
Omnicana Health (formerly Endocan) ( OTC:ENDO ) is currently developing new natural cannabis-based products based on innovative formulations to utilize the unique and potent benefits of the cannabis and hemp plants. Medicinal properties of cannabis and hemp have been known and applied for thousands of years. With the aid of scientific research, OmniCanna Health Solutions is translating such knowledge into development of effective cannabinoid formulation-based health and wellness solutions as well as cosmeceutical, nutraceutical, and food brands throughout the world. The Company's health and wellness, nutritional, and cosmetics lines will address personal needs and will evolve with the introduction of new formulations and products, advancing the Company within the expanding multibillion-dollar global market.
OrganiGram Holdings Inc. ( TSX:OGI.V ) Headquartered in Moncton, NB, ORGANIGRAM, Inc. specializes in the production of Condition Specific Medical Marihuana under license from Health Canada. Our company is subject to the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulation (MMPR), including the Good Manufacturing Practices as well as the security directives as defined by the Office of Controlled Substances.
Rapid Fire Marketing, Inc . ( OTC:RFMK ) is a developer and reseller of herbal vaporizers. The core strategy is to maximize revenues in the rapidly expanding medical cannabis and vaporizer industries. Rapid Fire Marketing also looks to invest and do joint ventures with companies in the vaporizer and medical cannabis industries as well as working with other companies with established revenue streams that are looking to grow their businesses. Rapid Fire Marketing is also looking to grow through acquisitions of companies or technologies that are synergistic with our business plan.
Satori Resources Inc. ( TSX: BUD.V ) is a Toronto-based mineral exploration and development company that is earning an interest in the Picnic Phosphate project in Port Cartier, QC, holds a 100% interest in the Tartan Lake Gold Mine Project in Flin Flon, Manitoba, and is currently evaluating new industrial mineral projects and negotiating an exclusivity agreement with Homegrown Hydroponics. Homegrown has been designing, manufacturing, and retailing products used in indoor and outdoor garden and grow operations for 28 years, and currently franchises and operates several retail outlets across Canada and the United States. Homegrown is currently negotiating testing partnerships with several licensed medical marijuana growers with a view to producing quality growth enhancing products for the burgeoning North American cannabis market, using resources acquired through Satori's mineral and mining partnerships. To that end, and in support of the agreement with Homegrown Hydroponics, Satori is currently negotiating a right of exclusivity from an arms-length party to complete due diligence in contemplation of reaching suitable terms for an interest in an industrial mineral mine prospective for natural growth enhancers.
SINGLEPOINT INC. ( OTC:SING ) Headquartered in Seattle, WA. SinglePoint, Inc. is a state-of-the-art mobile technology company and full-service payment solutions provider for the cannabis industry. SinglePoint's platform enables its clients to accept payment transactions through any mobile device. SingleSeed - Payment Solutions for the Cannabis Industry
SUPREME PHARMACEUTICALS ( CNSX:SL ; OTC:SPRWF ) is a research and commercial development company engaged in the repurposing of pharmaceuticals, the commercialization of biomedical devices and the growth, production and distribution of medical marijuana in Canada.
SURNA INC . ( OTC:SRNA ) mission is to acquire intellectual property and scalable operating companies in the nascent, legal marijuana industry with a focus on disruptive technology, equipment and related support services. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Hydro Innovations, the Company offers a comprehensive line of commercial and small business indoor agriculture equipment www.hydroinnovations.com . The Company represents a pure play on explosive growth in the cannabis industry, while being agnostic as to the escalating proliferation of regulated, commodity cannabis growers & sellers, winners or losers; its business model excludes the production or sale of marijuana.
T-Bird Pharma Inc . ( TSX:TPI.V ) Thunderbird Biomedical Inc. is a British Columbia private company incorporated under the BCBCA on January 28, 2013, and is wholly-owned by T-Bird Pharma Inc. The principal activities of Thunderbird are the production of marijuana from its Victoria, British Columbia production facility, as regulated by the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (Canada). Thunderbird obtained a medical marijuana license to undertake the production of medical marijuana in February 2014, being the fifth company in Canada to obtain such a license. T-Bird is the publically traded parent company of Thunderbird.
TAURIGA SCIENCES INC. ( OTC:TAUG ) is a diversified life sciences company with interests in the natural wellness sector and in developing a proprietary synthetic biology platform technology. The mission of the Company is to acquire and build a diversified portfolio of life science assets that is capital efficient and has the potential to generate meaningful profitable revenues. The Company's business model includes the acquisition of licenses, equity stakes, rights on both an exclusive and non-exclusive basis, and entire businesses. Management is firmly committed to building lasting shareholder value in the short, intermediate, and long terms. On July 15, 2014, Tauriga acquired a California based topical cannabis cream company .
Terra Tech Corp. ( OTC:TRTC ) specializes in controlled environment agricultural technologies. The company integrates best-of-breed hydroponic equipment with proprietary software and hardware to provide sustainable solutions for indoor agriculture enterprises and home practitioners. We work closely with expert horticulturists, engineers, and plant scientists to develop and manufacture advanced proprietary products for the fast-growing urban agricultural industry as well as individual hobbyists. Large companies, small urban farmers, home enthusiasts, and traditional greenhouse growers utilize our products. Our wholly owned subsidiary GrowOp Technology Ltd services the emerging medical cannabis industry as well as the small scale traditional hydroponic cultivator. GrowOp Tech manufactures a complete line of indoor gardening equipment distributed through retail partners throughout the US and Europe. I n addition to our product line we are the creators of the most advanced mobile controlled agricultural facilities, the BIG Bud and the little Bud, on the market today.
Tweed Marijuana Inc ( TSX:TWD.V ) is a TSX Venture Exchange listed company. Its wholly owned subsidiaries Tweed Inc. and Prime1 Construction Services Corp. (Park Lane Farms) are licensed producers of medical marijuana in Canada. The principal activities of Tweed are the production and sale of marijuana out of its facility in Smiths Falls and through its wholly owned subsidiary Prime1 Construction Services Corp (Park Lane Farms) in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario as regulated by the Marijuana for Medical Purposes Regulations.
TWO RIVERS WATER & FARMING ( OTC:TURV ) is building a new water paradigm for the arid regions of the southwestern United States. Two Rivers assembles its water assets by acquiring irrigated farmland with senior water rights because 85% of water rights in the arid southwest are owned by agricultural interests. Two Rivers transforms the value of its water rights and farmland by continually developing operations that generate higher revenues and better profit margins. Two Rivers current farm operations convert feed crop farmland into fruit and vegetable crop production in Pueblo County Colorado, which generates six times more revenue with better profit margins. In December 2012, Colorado legalized the personal use and cultivation of marijuana. As a result, Two Rivers is providing greenhouses and processing facilities for licensed marijuana growers in Colorado on land with water rights not used for fruit and vegetable crop production. Two Rivers also develops Metropolitan Districts to serve under served communities in rural areas in which Two Rivers' farmland and water rights are located.
Verdi Science ( OTC :VRDI ) has identified and developed relationships with leading research and production experts in the rapidly expanding medical marijuana industry. The company is focused on providing an array of technical services including aeroponic technology to its industry client base to enable them to produce the highest quality, greatest yield medicinal marijuana. Verde Science supports leading-edge research to continually provide clients with a premium, branded line of medical marijuana products. Our highly experienced team is deploying state-of-the-art technology and superior methodology to take a meaningful market share that will be repeated and expanded as more jurisdictions adopt legal use of cannabis products to address health care issues. We are being meticulous, measured and diligent as we move forward with an absolute focus on compliance while helping clients offer the patient community unsurpassed, fully integrated, holistic health care programs.
VODIS INNOVATIVE PHARMACEUTICALS ( CNSX:VP ) is one of Canada's foremost brand names in the medical marijuana business. Its products have consistently won or placed at each competition we have entered. The company is well advanced in the MMPR application
Marijuana Index ( ^MMJ ) (also known as The Medical Marijuana Index or The Cannabis Index) is the first and only registered* equity tracking index which monitors the performance, news, commentary, and general pulse of marijuana stocks, cannabis stocks, and hemp stocks. Weighted by market-cap (as determined by listed common shares outstanding multiplied by last trade price), the index provides existing or prospective investors with a narrow and centralized view of these pioneering securities which are positioned within a multi-billion dollar growth industry. Information and articles are shared from around the web on the business of marijuana as it unfolds throughout the United States and the world. The mission of The Marijuana Index is to become the centralized hub of communication between marijuana, cannabis, and hemp companies and the investment community which follows their securities.
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Adecoagro SA ( NYSE:AGRO ) is a leading agricultural company in South America. Adecoagro owns over 283 thousand hectares of farmland and several industrial facilities spread across the most productive regions of Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay, where it produces over 1 million tons of agricultural products including corn, wheat, soybeans, rice, dairy products, sugar, ethanol and electricity, among others.
Advanced Organic Products Worldwide (AOP Worldwide), a wholly owned subsidiary of Talisman Holdings ( OTCPK:TMHO ) manufactures its own premium line of White Label products made from a unique process using farm-raised catfish to produce a non-burning, natural fertilizer. The product includes the three essential plant nutrients: Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potash. White Label products have received the OMRI (Organic Materials Review Institute) listing for use on organically grown crops.
AFFINOR GROWERS ( CNSX:AFI ; OTC:RSSFF ) is focused on growing high quality crops such as romaine lettuce, spinach, strawberries and high quality medical Marijuana. Affinor is committed to becoming a pre-eminent grower, using exclusive vertical farming techniques.
African Potash Ltd. ( LSE:AFPO.L ) was established to invest in/acquire potash assets or projects in sub-Saharan Africa. The Directors believe the fundamentals of the global potash market, a key source of potassium fertiliser, represent a compelling opportunity to create shareholder value. The Company is currently focussed on the Lake Dinga Project in the Republic of Congo and has a highly experienced Board with a proven track record in identifying, operating and developing resource projects in Africa.
AGCO Corporation ( NYSE:AGCO ) offers a broad range of tractors, combines, sprayers, forage and tillage equipment, implements and hay tools. Our global brands are among the most recognized and trusted. Our products are available through 2,600 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries.
AgFeed Industries, Inc. ( NasdaqGS: FEED ) is an international agribusiness with operations in the U.S. and China. AgFeed has two business lines -- animal nutrients in premix, concentrates and complete feeds and hog production. AgFeed is one of China's largest commercial hog producers in terms of total annual hog production as well as one of the largest premix feed companies in terms of revenues. In the U.S., AgFeed's hog production unit, M2P2, is a market leader in setting new standards for production efficiency and productivity. The transfer of these processes, procedures and techniques will allow our Chinese hog production units to set new standards for production in China. China is the world's largest hog producing country that produced over 645 million hogs in 2009, compared to approximately 100 million hogs produced annually in the U.S. China also has the world's largest consumer base for pork consumption. Over 62% of total meat consumed in China is pork. Hog production in China enjoys income tax free status. The swine feed markets in which AgFeed operates represent a 20 billion segment of China's $58 billion per year animal feed market.