Plans for provincially-run retail networks are running headlong into public opinion.
Canada’s medical marijuana growers will have to start testing all their products for unauthorized pesticides, says Health Canada, stepping up the government’s response to concerns about tainted marijuana.
Calgary Cannabis Society is trying to simplify the process by helping medicinal marijuana users find their perfect designated grower match.
Medical-marijuana patients won a court battle at the beginning of this year allowing them to grow their own cannabis at home, but they have no legal way to obtain the seeds or seedlings at an affordable price.
Ohio will license 12 large growers and six smaller cultivators for its new medical marijuana industry and require them to be ready to grow marijuana within nine months of getting their initial licenses
Cannabis advocates call it a monumental step in removing the stigma around a product they believe should be considered the same as any other crop.
Pot cultivation in the US has taken another step towards respectability with Oregon announcing it is to hold what is believed to be America’s first ever cannabis growers’ fair.
Uruguay is home to the world’s first government-regulated national marketplace for pot, so it’s not surprising that growers have a competition for best marijuana.
Every year as summer comes to an end, teams of Canadian military and police officers patrol the skies in helicopters hunting for illegal marijuana grow-ops nestled in farm fields below.
Canada’s licensed pot producers are pushing Ottawa to exempt patients from paying any sales tax on their products, which would give medical marijuana the same tax status as prescription drugs.