Ontario’s plan to sell marijuana from government-operated stores would never fly in B.C., a local pot advocate said. Vancouver’s Dana Larsen suggested a provincial government store could never compete with established and independent dispensaries in offering the same variety of products that consumers seek – such as different strains and edibles – and that the Ontario government won’t be...
CANNABIS CULTURE - The short answer is no, BUT depending on where you are in Colorado, you likely have a different opinion about that amount of dispensaries the state can handle. From 2000 to 2014, the state saw gains in its medicinal marijuana dispensary growth. By 2009, areas of the state began to wonder if dispensaries would saturate the...
CANNABIS CULTURE - Why has vaporization become such a popular method of ingesting cannabis oil or dry herbs? We’ll take a look at a few reasons why vaporizing has become so popular. One reason for the rise in popularity of vaporizing, rather than smoking, marijuana is the perception that it is the healthier choice. Essentially, vaporizing heats the cannabis...
CANNABIS CULTURE - The demand for cannabis products in America increased 1.3% in June 2017 according to The AndCan Index and Anderson Economic Group. Known as the “Dow Jones Industrial Average for the cannabis market,” the Index serves as a reliable source for data in the American marijuana market. It notes that since the U.S. Presidential election in November...
Hawaii said Tuesday that it will be the first state to require marijuana sales to be handled without cash, saying it wanted to avoid robberies and other crimes targeting dispensaries. Medical marijuana dispensaries in Hawaii won’t be allowed to accept cash beginning Oct. 1 and will require people to use a debit payment app instead. The app is already...
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED) has signed an agreement with AusCann Group Holdings Ltd. to be its exclusive supplier of medical cannabis for the Australian market. Canada's largest licensed cannabis producer says it will start with the transfer of a range of medicines for research and commercialization in Australia. The deal allows Canopy to pursue other Australian opportunities. The agreement...
There are many urban myths about ways people can improve their high while using marijuana. This can be anything from eating a mango to drinking orange juice. While many of these ways are probably untrue (although eating a mango could be), there's a way with actual scientific backing: Consuming more Omega-3. A recent post on the weed-related subreddit r/trees...