Start of first camping season since legalization of cannabis. There could be more than just smoke from the campfire in provincial parks this holiday weekend. Campers are now allowed to smoke cannabis within park limits, but with some restrictions. – Read the entire article at CBC News.
Discussions about job growth in the U.S. tend to focus on industries such as technology and health care. But the biggest boom may be happening in cannabis. Even though cannabis use in some form is legal in only two-thirds of the states, our burgeoning industry is among the fastest-growing job markets in America. According to cannabis information hub Leafly’s 2019...
Store can only order 25 kilograms per week. An Ottawa pot shop is being forced to significantly reduce its hours because it’s consistently running out of cannabis and says the province won’t allow it to increase its order. The Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store on Bank Street, which was operating seven days a week for 14 hours a day, will now close...
I sent my 21-year-old daughter a photo because I felt so cool. She was less impressed than I had hoped. The coffee table in front of me was covered in cannabis stuff, weed, grinders, papers and bongs. Never in 30 years of journalism have I typed the word bong. Having represented two cannabis companies with my marketing firm, I wasn’t completely...
Amidst the griping and gnashing of teeth that is the red tape of the legal cannabis industry in B.C., a young entrepreneur in a small town seems to be bucking the trend. Julia Middlebrook was granted a province of B.C. recreational cannabis sale licence on April 30, the 22nd licence of its kind to be issued in B.C. since legalization...
Anthony Clarry has had to get used to breaking the law. Once a month he smuggles two cannabis-based medicines into the UK for his five-year-old daughter Indie-Rose, who has a rare form of severe epilepsy. Speaking minutes after clearing customs at Stansted Airport, he told the BBC: “Every time I come back from the Netherlands I am really anxious that...
Medical cannabis is known for its ability to quell seizures, dull pain, and squash anxiety. It can also aid people with less well-known—but not uncommon—conditions, ones that often come with a life-long sentence. We call ourselves “spoonies.” In my case, fibromyalgia was the main force behind my conversion, but sadly there are a lot of ways to join the...