New interest in marijuana production presents an opportunity for licensed producers looking to scale up quickly.
Hemp growers hope the federal government’s marijuana legislation will allow them to harvest all parts of the hemp plant.
When he was a child, John Casali used to listen out for federal helicopters hunting the hippie marijuana growers who had migrated to a remote patch of the northern California coast which became known as the Emerald Triangle.
Hydropothecary’s announcement that it will build a giant new greenhouse vaults the Gatineau company into the ranks of Canada’s largest medical cannabis growers.
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.