VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CROP INFRASTRUCTURE CORP. (CSE:CROP) (CRXPF) (2FR.F) announced today it has entered into an agreement with MYM Nutraceuticals Inc., (CSE:MYM) (MYMMF) (“MYM”) to partner with CROP’s subsidiary, Elite Ventures Group LLC., on 120 acres of CBD-rich hemp in Nevada, USA.
Under the agreement, MYM will fund Elite with $500,000 USD in exchange for the rights to 50% of CBD rich hemp grown on a 120 acre parcel of land in Nevada. In consideration for the investment, Elite will provide all the necessary capital and consumable supplies, plant, grow and harvest the hemp. If requested, Elite will also arrange for the processing and sale of the biomass at no less favourable terms that those found in the Elite supply agreements.
Based on Elite’s previous success in cultivating 120 acres of similarly situated land in August 2018, the estimated production of hemp from the MYM parcel of land is 120,000 pounds per harvest with a CBD level of 10%-19%. This represents potential revenue of over $26 million, of which MYM is entitled to 50% less processing and sales fees.
CROP CEO, Michael Yorke, stated: “This is very significant partnership arrangement with Vancouver-based MYM Nutraceuticals which has operations in three countries and will bring additional exposure to our organic hemp products.”
Crop is publicly listed company trading under symbol CROP.CSE. The company is focused on cannabis branding and real estate assets. CROP’s portfolio of projects includes cultivation properties in California, two in Washington State, a 1,000-acre Nevada cannabis farm, 2,115 acres of Hemp CBD farms, and a growing portfolio of common share equity in upcoming listings within the cannabis space. CROP has developed a portfolio of assets including Canna Drink, a cannabis infused functional beverage line and 16 Cannabis brands.
MYM Nutraceuticals Inc. is an innovative company focused on the global growth of Cannabis and hemp. To ensure a strong presence and growth potential within the industry, MYM is actively looking to acquire complementary businesses and assets in the technology, nutraceuticals and CBD sectors. MYM shares trade in Canada, Germany and the USA under the following symbols: (CSE:MYM) (MYMMF) (0MY.F) (0MY.F) (0MY.MU) (0MY.SG).
Michael Yorke – CEO and Director
Phone: (604) 484-4206
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