Cannabis
 

January 17, 2019

 
 
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Legalization sparks boom in once-stigmatized field of marijuana research
  Legalization sparks boom in once-stigmatized field of marijuana research
Dr. Mark Ware has devoted the past 20 years of his career to studying marijuana, and he can remember some “dark, lean” periods when he had to fight for meagre funding.

 
“There were times when I was told you couldn’t even use ’cannabis’ and ‘research’ in the same sentence,” he recalled.

 
 
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Some Ontario lottery winners in talks with cannabis companies
Cannabis Professional content  Some Ontario lottery winners in talks with cannabis companies
 
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Large retailers scrambling to seek winners of Ontario cannabis lottery
  Large retailers scrambling to seek winners of Ontario cannabis lottery
 
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Cannabis laws and regulations
 
Cannabis producers face pushback over emissions, light, odour in Ontario farming town
Cannabis producers face pushback over emissions, light, odour in Ontario farming town
 
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Legal cannabis costs $9.70 a gram, on average. On the black market? $6.51
  Legal cannabis costs $9.70 a gram, on average. On the black market? $6.51
 
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Health, parenting and consumer
 
Medical marijuana pioneer Brent Zettl jumps back into business with new startup
Medical marijuana pioneer Brent Zettl jumps back into business with new startup
 

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The life cycle of a cannabis plant, from seed to store
  The life cycle of a cannabis plant, from seed to store - Cannabis lives up to its nickname and grows like a weed, but the plant needs as many as 18 weeks to progress from seed to harvest before it even moves on to processing and packaging
 
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Cannabis small business and retail
 
More than 50 companies poised to go public, CSE says
  More than 50 companies poised to go public, CSE says
 
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Let the grocery chains fix Canada’s cannabis-supply mess
  Let the grocery chains fix Canada’s cannabis-supply mess - Large retail companies that operate on high volumes and low margins will serve consumers better and smooth out the current market chaos
 
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Mood disorders top reason for medical cannabis use in four states: study
Cannabis Professional content  Mood disorders top reason for medical cannabis use in four states: study
 

Marcy Nicholson

HIGHLIGHTS

  1. CB2 Insights says anxiety, depression among top reasons for medical pot.
  2. Some states exclude mood disorders as reason for medical marijuana.
  3. Global medical pot sales seen at fraction of recreational by 2022.
 
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