The friendly market takeover of CanniMed Therapeutics by Aurora Cannabis will have a significant impact on the cannabis production and distribution landscape in Alberta.
A Health Canada spokesperson said that as of Dec. 1, 208 applicants were in the final stages of the approval process.
A southern Ontario college says it will be the first to offer a post-secondary credential in the production of commercial cannabis.
Plumbers and piperfitters union fought against the facility all the way to Canada’s Court of Appeal.
New government regulations will allow highly-controlled and ministry-sanctioned cannabis production in selected provinces for medical and scientific purposes.
In 2016, the idea of corporations running large-scale weed-growing operations is a relatively mainstream one.
Industrial-sized marijuana production could bring need cash to Oakland and further the legitimacy of the marijuana industry. But will competition, legal risks and the unknown economic effects from potential legalization make it a bumpy road?