The game changer

Health Canada caught the cannabis industry by surprise in November when they unveiled sweeping changes to the regulatory approach to cannabis. The proposed regulations...

Budding Beauties – A new wave of dispensaries embraces a sophisticated design sense.

By global or even North American standards, Vancouver’s marijuana dispensaries have a long way to go when it comes to incorporating cutting-edge design elements...

With governments in listening mode, it’s our chance to be influential

Across Canada right now, provincial governments and municipal organizations are showing in different ways that they are prepared to sample a range of viewpoints...

The New Normal

This summer, Canada will become the first advanced industrialized nation to legalize and regulate cannabis from production to consumption. As the federal government creates...

Scaling Up

As the cannabis industry grows, production technology is growing with it—and Radient Technology is at the forefront. Though there are still months before Canada’s upcoming legalization...

Q&A with Rosy Mondin

The executive director of the Cannabis Trade Alliance of Canada speaks with BotaniQ on the future of legalization. With over 16 years of experience in...

Q&A with Anne McLellan

The head of the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation shares her insight on the current cannabis debate. It’s been a year since the...

The boomer boom

As the baby boomer population ages, its members are turning to cannabis in record numbers—and changing the expectations of the industry. Walter Sorto wasn’t sure...

Panel discussion – What does legalization and regulation mean for ‘craft’ growers?

With the Cannabis Act continuing to work its way through the legislative process and a concern around what the final legislation will mean for...

Getting schooled in the science of Cannabis

A new post-secondary program at B.C.’s Kwantlen Polytechnic University prepares students for the green rush. Your university years are a time of exploration. They’re a...