Cannabis shops have started selling marijuana seeds as the coming summer brings the first legal growing season for pot smokers looking for a home-grown high.
On Tuesday, Shoppers Drug Mart started selling dried and fresh cannabis, seeds, plants, and oils.
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Canadians the age of majority in their province can grow up to four plants a household, yet there is no legal means to obtain seeds.
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.
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After a public smoking event yielded no arrests, reform advocates are returning to the tourist hot spot.
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Each strain of cannabis holds unique properties that influence the final expression you find on dispensary shelves.