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Winnipeg mayor questions premier’s marijuana math, says province will make ‘a lot of money’ from cannabis

Winnipeg mayor questions premier's marijuana math, says province will make 'a lot of money' from cannabis

Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman is questioning Premier Brian Pallister’s claim Manitoba won’t make any money off cannabis. On Monday, Pallister told the the Association of Manitoba Municipalities convention the province won’t share cannabis excise revenue with municipalities, including the City of Winnipeg. He then claimed cannabis sales won’t have any positive impact …

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TrackLoop enters $5.1 billion California cannabis market

Analysts with Cowen & Co. believe that entire American cannabis market could reach $26 billion by 2026, with California accounting for about $25 billion of that market.

The California market represents nearly a third of the entire North American cannabis market TrackLoop Analytics Corp. recently announced the launch of its solution for the recreational and medical cannabis industry. TrackLoop’s cannabis solution enables licensed producers, logistics providers, and leasing companies to fully ensure the quality of cannabis products from seed to …

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Here’s How Cannabis Got Its High

Here's How Cannabis Got Its High

Sorry to break it to you, but you can’t get high off hemp. The plant responsible for the ropey bracelets kids make at summer camp produces only trace amounts of the high-inducing compound, THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol. Indeed, these trace amounts of THC are some of the main characteristics that …

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Cannabis Customers Demand Quality, Consistency As Industry Grows

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As marijuana’s legal availability grows, so do demand and consumer expectations. Large investments, mergers and acquisitions and new technology are booming in this budding industry. As the industry expands, so do opportunities for growers and input suppliers alike. Farmers who grow the herb are seeing profits hand-over-fist. Learn more about …

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Civilized to acquire Toronto-based Business Of Cannabis

The acquisition will see Civilized establish a physical presence in Toronto, the largest city in the only G7 country with legalized recreational cannabis. Pictured above from left, Jay Rosenthal, Derek Riedle and Blaine Pearson.

The planned acquisition brings complementary digital media, event offerings and top industry talent into the Civilized fold Civilized Worldwide Inc., a leading media and lifestyle brand that highlights and embraces modern cannabis culture, announced today its plans to acquire Business of Cannabis, an authoritative platform for news, events, analysis and …

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Man kept cannabis plants to alleviate chronic pain

Man kept cannabis plants to alleviate chronic pain

A 27-year-old man with a chronic pain condition plead guilty to a multitude of drug charges at Fermanagh Magistrates Court this week. Aiden McGrath, with an address of Tullychurry Road Enniskillen, was convicted of three counts of possession and one of cultivation of cannabis plants. The court heard how on …

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