Nov. 29, 2016 –$0.66
CALGARY, Nov. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - Maple Leaf Green World (MGW-V) ("Maple Leaf" or the "Company") announces that Mr. Matt Berger also known as Bubba Kush has joined Maple Leaf as the Chief Grower for its Nevada marijuana project. Bubba will be personally overseeing the cultivation process at our Nevada site, and he will also be growing some of his most prized genetics for the Company. Maple Leaf is delighted to enter into this partnership, as Bubba Kush is a formidable figure in the cannabis industry and he has plans to bring his most prized genetic cannabis strains to California and Canada for the Company.
Bubba Kush is a widely recognized figure and significant contributor to the cannabis industry. He has been cultivating cannabis for 25 years, developing genetics, gathering awards, and starting various cannabis-related businesses along the way. He has co-founded The Cannaseur Dispensaries in Colorado and has built out, managed and operated several cannabis cultivation facilities. He is credited with discovering (and naming) the Kush in 1992, which later became known as OG Kush, the strain that High Times Magazine named the "#1 Cannabis Strain of All Time". Matt is also credited with creating the Purple Kush and Bubba Kush strains from the Kush and from his original cut of the "Bubba". The history of Mr. Matt Berger can also be found on You Tube under the heading "History of Bubba Kush".
Furthermore, the Company has selected a warehouse property in Henderson, Nevada (within a 15 minute drive from Las Vegas) and is in the process of securing this property. Once the warehouse property is secured by Maple Leaf, the cultivation permit owned by BioNeva (see news release dated November 8, 2016) can be transferred to the Company and the Company's operations in Nevada can be commenced.
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About Maple Leaf Green World Inc.
Maple Leaf is a Canadian company that focuses in the agricultural/environmental industry with four main areas of activity:
- Canadian MMPR - It pursues opportunities within the medical cannabis industry. If and when a MMPR license is obtained and through an agreement to lease a greenhouse facility with Woodmere Nursery Ltd., it will become a Canadian producer. It is currently seeking Canadian MMPR licensed producer status to grow medical cannabis in Canada for domestic consumption and export to approved countries.
- California Project – It pursues opportunities within the medical cannabis industry in various States that have legalized marijuana. It is currently in a joint venture with a California non-profit collective.
- Eco-Agriculture - it 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.
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Forward-looking statements in this news release include, but are not limited to, statements with respect to future capital expenditures, including the amount, nature and timing thereof; other development trends within the agricultural industry (and in particular, the medical marijuana business), and the status of, and ability to capitalize on, opportunities available to the Company as well as the business strategy; expansion and growth of Maple Leaf's business and operations and other such matters. Such forward-looking statements are subject to important risks and uncertainties, which are difficult to predict and may affect Maple Leaf's operations, including, but not limited to: the impact of general economic conditions; industry conditions; the availability of equity or debt financing; government and regulatory developments including availability of requisite licenses; product supply and demand; competition; and Maple Leaf's ability to attract and retain qualified personnel. Maple Leaf's actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, these forward-looking statements and, accordingly, no assurance can be given that any of the events anticipated by the forward-looking statements will occur, or if any of them do occur, what benefits Maple Leaf will derive therefrom.
SOURCE Maple Leaf Green World Inc.
For further information: Maple Leaf Green World Inc. Raymond Lai, Chairman, President & CEO, +1(403) 452-4552, +1(403) 452-6900, [email protected], www.mlgreenworld.com