Canada firm aims to tap into beverage market with cannabis beer

OTTAWA, Canada (AFP) — An upstart cannabis company has partnered with a Canadian university to produce — with Government financial backing — what it says will be the world’s first beer made from the mind-altering drug. Toronto-based Province Brands of Canada was awarded Can$300,000 (US$233,000) from the Ontario Government to …

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Cannabis use among veterans soars as Ottawa cuts paybacks

Cannabis use among veterans soars as Ottawa cuts paybacks

The number of Canadian veterans prescribed opioids or tranquilizers has declined significantly in the past six years while those authorized to use medical cannabis has skyrocketed, even as Veterans Affairs​ capped reimbursement for it. Experts caution more in-depth research is needed but say these new data, released to The Globe …

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Globe editorial: The Senate should stand down on cannabis

Globe editorial: The Senate should stand down on cannabis

Conservative senators have been threatening to slow or even kill the Liberal government’s cannabis legalization bill for months. But with a third reading in the upper house approaching, and a Senate committee having just recommended a year’s delay in implementing the law, things are getting serious. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau …

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How Marijuana Affects the Brain: Infographic

Oregon Cannabis Connection

Everyone that has used marijuana, now more and more commonly referred to as cannabis, has experienced a euphoric effect. But, as most medical cannabis users know, there are many more ways that cannabis works, especially on the brain. It has an affect on every part of our brain, and some …

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Radient Technologies: A Cannabis And Hemp Extraction Expert

Maricann: Damaged Goods For This Cannabis Producer?

Welcome to our Discover Cannabis series where we introduce new cannabis companies to readers through in-depth research and analysis. Overview There are multiple ways to invest in the cannabis boom. Besides licensed producers, companies that provide adjacent services to other producers are also seeing a dramatic increase in investor interests …

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