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Israel a World Leader in Medical Cannabis


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Published On: Nov 06, 2012

Israel is one of the world leaders in growing cannabis for medical purposes

Dozens of foreign journalists based in Israel arrived at a farm in central Israel to cover a unique story, Israel is one of the world leaders in growing cannabis for medical purposes. 

This farm in the north is one of the largest in Europe.  The tour of the foreign journalists was initiated by Israel’s Ministry of Public Diplomacy to market Israel from a different perspective. Yolanda Nell is a correspondent for the BBC. You can also use it as a balm for pain relief.  CNN’s Sara Sidner also reported. Though these reports went around the world, for the time being, it is illegal the actual plant.


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