Industry

THE CAR THAT WAS MADE AND RUN OFF HEMP BY HENRY FORD

Yep, you read that right! Back in the 1940’s Henry Ford released a car that was made and run off of the plant material, hemp. Back then, metal was needed for military supplies, so there was little to be used for car production. This slowed the industry. Henry Ford and …

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Legal cannabis beats illegal

We are at a significant milestone in Canadian cannabis history. Legal cannabis surpassed the black market for the first time. Statistics Canada data shows spending on legal weed (medical and recreational combined) was $803 million, while spending on illicit pot was $785 million in the second quarter of 2020. The …

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Newly-discovered cannabis compound stronger than THC and CBD

Renowned Israeli chemist Dr. Raphael Mechoulam has done it again. The trailblazing professor frequently referred to as the “Godfather of cannabis research” (although he shares that title with a variety of colleagues such as the late Dr. Lester Grinspoon), recently unveiled another discovery: cannabidiolic acid methyl ester (EPM301). Dr. Mechoulam …

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Second Cup opens its first weed shop in Toronto

Would you like a side of THC with your Americano? Second Cup announced it opened its first cannabis dispensary in midtown Toronto on Friday, with six more locations across Ontario by the end of the year. As part of the restructuring, a number of its venues will be transformed from …

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MANITOBA OPENING THE CANNABIS MARKET TO WAY MORE RETAILERS

PROVINCE OPENING CANNABIS MARKET TO MORE RETAILERS The Manitoba government is moving forward on its plan for an open and competitive cannabis retail market, Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton announced today. “We are pleased to open the market further by allowing more retailers to apply for retail licences,” said Wharton. …

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Delta cannabis business signs first hash deal

A Delta cannabis facility has announced it has signed its first sale of bulk bubble hash, a cannabis extraction product which more concentrated than traditional hash. Specializing in cannabis extracts, Embark Health Inc. produces bubble hash and other products using specialized techniques, and plans to add more as more rooms …

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TOP 7 CANADIAN CANNABIS BRANDS TO FOLLOW IN 2020

Marijuana has been legalized in Canada for 2 years now, and these brands are setting new standards! Here are 7 Canadian Cannabis brands to follow in 2020. 7. Cannabis brand- Sundial Sundial is a Cannabis brand based out of Calgary, Alberta that offers a modern, refreshing, and natural alternative to …

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