Nearly six months into legalization, provinces across Canada are busily trying to increase access to adult-use cannabis (and the tax revenues that come with it). Ontario’s 25 winners of the private cannabis retail lottery are hustling to get their stores ready by April 1; Nova Scotia, responding to tepid online sales, is planning to open more Crown cannabis stores. British...
Cannabis is the new gold rush. It’s an industry with an almost comical level of rapid growth, with cannabis spending estimated to hit $57 billion worldwide by 2027. While there are plenty of excited prospectors waiting to capitalize on the uncertainty there’s also plenty of good to be had, too. We live in a day and age where we can...
Marijuana has remained the center of controversy for long. With its legalization in almost half of the US, the medical version of the drug is inching close to the positive spotlight. However, more research is still needed to confirm the benefits of medical marijuana for your mental and physical health.So far, emerging evidence suggests that the main...
Throughout the past few years, the American public has been watching and debating politics in a way that is unprecedented and usually saved for sports and celebrities. However, while debate and tensions over politics are running high, there is a topic that Americans are even more passionate about: marijuana.EduBirdie, a ghostwriting and proofreading service, works with more...
Aphria to develop cannabis skin patches created by MIT scientists, Organigram to sell cannabis in all 10 Canadian provinces. Cannabis stocks were mostly higher on Tuesday, as investors digested the latest flurry of announcements from companies in the sector and moves among U.S. states toward legalizing weed for adult recreational use. Aurora Cannabis Inc. shares ACB, +0.39% ACB, +6.36% rose 3%,...
In this series, Leafly explores what makes each family of strains unique based on their terpene profiles. A strain “family” refers to a line of hybrids branching from one genetic matriarch that expresses unique and desirable characteristics that breeders seek to build upon. This introductory primer will help you learn a little more about cannabis breeding and strain variability. What...
France still has some of the most stringent anti-cannabis regulations in Europe but things are slowly changing, opening up huge opportunities in the world’s seventh largest economy (France’s GDP growth has recently been overtaken by India and it has dropped from sixth place). This is good news for cannabis startups as France is the number one European country for cannabis...