Cannabis studies interest Okanagan residents

Cannabis studies interest Okanagan residents

A prominent cannabis researcher from UBC Okanagan drew a crowd of all ages to the UBCO campus in Vernon. On Tuesday, Zach Walsh spoke about his studies into cannabis use and mental health, as well as cannabis and public health generally. READ MORE: Okanagan cannabis symposium: pot for pets a …

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Canada losing its competitive cannabis advantage to U.S.-based companies – Article – BNN

Canada losing its competitive cannabis advantage to U.S.-based companies - Article - BNN

Canada’s competitive advantage in cannabis is disappearing. Half of the 10 biggest marijuana companies trading in Canada are now U.S. based, including MedMen Enterprises Inc. (MMEN.CD) of Los Angeles, Curaleaf Holdings Inc. (CURA.CD) of Wakefield, Mass., and Green Thumb Industries Inc. (GTII.CD) of Chicago. Quincy, Florida-based Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (TRUL.CD) …

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Cannabis vaping laws frustrate entrepreneurs

Cannabis vaping laws frustrate entrepreneurs

Canada’s rules around cannabis vaping are frustrating entrepreneurs and putting consumers’ health at risk, according to those in the industry. The federal and provincial governments allow people to own cannabis concentrates meant for vaping and to vape cannabis concentrates, yet federal law bans businesses from selling those concentrates. A change …

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