Big business of Cannabis Highlighted at Ottawa Expo

Number of users expected to double when recreational marijuana is legalized in July.

A trade expo in the nation’s capital is showcasing how big the marijuana business is and will be when recreational use of the drug is legalized in July 2018.

Licensed producers, soil experts and companies that sell marijuana paraphernalia are exhibiting their products and expertise at the first ever Ottawa Cannabis & Hemp Expo this weekend.

The show is not only educational for current and prospective marijuana users, but also fights the stigma attached to the drug’s use, said Kevin Blackburn, the show’s manager.

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