Thursday, May 23, 2019


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iPhones Are the Real Threat to Craft Beer, Not Weed, Says Brewers Association CEO

The craft beer industry is having some growing pains. According to numbers from the Brewers Association, though the industry continues to grow, that growth has...
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Why Does Marijuana Have THC?

The tired question is: Why does marijuana get you high? Unless you’re currently high, you probably know the psychoactive properties of weed are linked to an active compound...
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One of Canada’s foremost anti-cancer drug researcher joins the journey to uncover cannabis’ full...

Yang Qu hopes to lead the way in unlocking the full potential of cannabis — both commercially and medicinally — just as he did as one of Canada’s foremost anti-cancer drug researchers.
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The legal marijuana market is exploding — it’ll hit almost $10 billion sales in...

Legal marijuana sales are predicted to hit $9.7 billion in North America in 2017, according to a new report from cannabis industry analysts Arcview Market Research, in partnership with BDS Analytics.
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Canadian Factory Workers Who Use Marijuana Could Be At Risk For Termination

Marijuana for adult-use is now legal in Canada, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that employers all across the country are all of sudden on board with weed in the same way they are with alcohol.
Stoner Movies That Will Help You Think Outside Box

12 Stoner Movies That Will Help You Think Outside the Box

The day is yours! Take a puff of that good medical stuff, eat a ferocious gummy bear, or place a drop of that cannabis...
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First Nations want greater stake in cannabis and hemp industry

Cashing in on the “green wave” of Canada’s recreational cannabis industry is as much a question of sovereignty as it is profit for some First Nations communities and entrepreneurs.
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The 4 Weed Tycoons of Colorado

Among the individuals or ownership groups who’ve amassed clout in Colorado’s legal marijuana industry, four weed tycoons stand above the rest, according to state...

The Netherlands’ Master Weed Growers Are Flocking to Canada

It’s a rare Dutch traveller who hasn’t heard some version of “Amsterdam? I’ve smoked a doob or two there.” Forty years of coffeeshops in the Netherlands...
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Health Canada to revoke cannabis producer’s cultivation licence for first time

Health Canada is moving for the first time ever to revoke a Canadian cannabis producer’s licences to grow and sell marijuana, citing unspecified “unauthorized...