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Cannabis Cooking Gains Popularity With Legalization

“Want high, add heat, want health, just eat.” Rob Mahy used those words as he opened a cannabis cooking class for about a dozen students at Kathy Hopson’s Wolf River Farm north of Leith on Saturday afternoon. He used the words to explain to his audience that there are health benefits by consuming cannabis orally, […]

Weed Woes: Canada Struggles to Meet Huge Demand for Legal Cannabis

Numerous stores dealing with empty shelves and disgruntled customers, with fears many consumers will turn to the black market. When Trevor Tobin opened one of Canada’s first legal cannabis stores last month, he had high hopes of playing a small part in a historic national experiment – and of making a tidy profit. Brimming with […]

Medical Marijuana Garners Support

This Tuesday, Missouri voters will be asked to decide on three ballot measures related to medical marijuana. An informal survey of area residents conducted Friday found support among local voters. Despite its status as a Schedule One drug, which makes it illegal to sell, possess or cultivate under federal law, marijuana has been legalized for […]

Make Mine A Glass Of Cannabis Wine, Thank You

Are you an interpener, a budtender or just a cannasseur? Do you go for indica or ruderalis? How do like your trichomes? Would you give Dad a cannador, or marry a weed sommelier? Do you read Weed Spectator? The jargon of America’s now-booming marijuana industry took a boost this week as Canada became the first G7 nation to legalise cannabis nationwide. […]

Edmonton Girl Guide Sells Out Of Cookies In Cannabis Store Lineup

Elina Childs, 9, quickly delivers $120 worth of munchies to the masses. Elina Childs, 9, sold all her Girl Guides cookies in under 45 minutes to people lined up waiting to buy cannabis on Wednesday. (Supplied by Seann Childs) As Edmontonians lined up to buy legal cannabis from retail stores on Wednesday, Elina Childs saw a business opportunity. […]

Canada Is Legalizing Cannabis. Here’s What You Need to Know.

MJN will keep selling you cannabis! Canada is poised on the edge of a cultural revolution and dramatic social experiment as it prepares to legalize marijuana on Wednesday. Although the move has been planned since Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was elected in 2015, the country is scrambling to get ready for the big day because […]

Police Officers In Canada Will Only Be Able To Smoke Marijuana In These Four Cities

This will be a sight to see. The legalization of recreational marijuana in Canada is only days away. But still the federal, provincial, and municipal governments are scrambling to prepare a new legal code that will immediately come into force on October 17th. ALSO READ: If Brett Kavanaugh Were A Nominee In Canada, He Would Probably Have Been […]

How Legal Marijuana Will Work In Your Province

Recreational cannabis in Canada will be governed by a patchwork of provincial policies after federal legislation takes effect on Oct. 17. Here’s a brief rundown of some of the rules: Ontario Age of legal consumption: 19+ Sales: Government-run online-only through the Ontario Cannabis Store until April 2019, then privately-run storefronts Grow your own? Four plants per residence Where am I […]

Canada Is About To Legalize Marijuana

When Canada legalizes marijuana on Oct. 17, it will join Uruguay as the only countries to allow recreational cannabis nationwide. The South American country became the first in 2013. The effort, years in the making, is unlike the piecemeal approaches to marijuana legalization that have been passed in the United States and the Netherlands. For […]

Legal Pot You Can Take On Domestic Canadian Flights

Travellers flying within Canada will be allowed to pack as much as 30 grams of cannabis. Travellers flying within Canada will be allowed to pack 30 grams of cannabis once legalization begins Oct. 17, transportation minister Marc Garneau announced Tuesday. According to Jett Hansell, the regional manager at Weeds, a chain of cannabis dispensaries, that’s not […]