We Think Marijuana is Safe???

A few years ago, the National Academy of Medicine convened a panel of sixteen leading medical experts to analyze the scientific literature on cannabis. The report they prepared, which came out in...

Pot consumers paying less than $7 a gram, Statistics Canada survey finds – Politics...

Canadians pay an average of less than $7 a gram for pot, according to Statistics Canada data collected through a crowdsourcing pilot project. More than 15,000 Canadians have participated in StatsCan's...

Marijuana economics: predicting Ontario’s legal pot market

The Parliamentary Budget Officer estimates the annual national retail market for recreational pot at $5.5 to $5.8 billion. (Photo courtesy of Tweed) When you look closely at the projections...

How growers are trying to stand out in the cannabis crowd

Warren Bravo first built the company Green Relief while looking for a retirement hobby. Retirement plans are far away now, as the 55-year-old says as he plans to set...

The Ontario government has announced a POT Framework

Attorney General Yasir Naqvi, left, Finance Minister Charles Sousa and Health Minister Eric Hoskins unveiled the plan on Friday. The Ontario government has announced a framework to manage the...

Canada should heed warning from Oregon’s flooded pot market

As marijuana farmers in Oregon say a flood of supply is killing their businesses less than three years after recreational cannabis was legalized, economists say it’s a warning to...

Brownies and beer: How edible cannabis businesses plan to cash in on legalization

When Amy Anonymous first started making online baking tutorials, it was a far cry from the esthetic glory of cooking videos today. Shot with an amateur camera in her kitchen,...

The week in marijuana deals: A factory revival, hemp heats up and destination Germany...

Last week’s weed headlines were dominated by the billion-dollar deal between Aurora Cannabis Inc. and Cannimed Therapeutics Inc., whose management teams came together after months of bickering to lay...

Employee insurance plan must pay for medical marijuana, human rights board rules – Nova...

A human rights board has determined a Nova Scotia man's prescribed medical marijuana must be covered by his employee insurance plan, a ruling advocates say will likely have impact...

BMO open to more pot deals if companies can get past ‘traps’: CEO –...

The Toronto-based lender became the first major Canadian bank to arrange a stock sale for a firm tied to pot this month when its capital-markets unit helped lead a...