CANNABIS UPDATE PODCAST: An interview with cannabis legend Hilary Black of Canopy Growth

In this latest Cannabis Update Podcast, host Michael Pedersen speaks with cannabis advocate, legend and now Canopy's Chief Advocacy Officer Hilary Black.

Fire & Flower receives ‘conditional approval’ for 37 Alberta cannabis stores

Cannabis retailer Fire & Flower said Tuesday that it has received conditional approval from the Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Commission (AGLC). Under the conditional...

Quebec and Yukon begin to look into cannabis legalization

Quebec and Yukon entered the foray to begin engaging the public on cannabis legalization last week. Yukon released a public survey and Quebec announced...

BotaniQ announces ‘Under 30’ finalists in Power 10 cannabis awards

Nominations are now closed for BotaniQ's “Power 10 of the Canadian Cannabis Industry 2018." We received more than 1,000 nominations, and we are announcing...

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...

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...

B.C. determines cannabis mark up will be 15% after legalization

The B.C. government has announced a 15 per cent mark-up on cannabis will be applied to pot products, once recreational marijuana is legalized on...

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...

PART TWO: An introduction to healthy cannabis consumption

Bethany Rae, BotaniQ columnist I prefer to compare cannabis to food. Where knowledge of proper nutrition leads to food choices that can heal or harm...

Cannabis advocate urges government to ‘get their own house in order’ after Vancouver shop...

Longtime and outspoken cannabis advocate Dana Larsen said a raid on his Vancouver dispensary this week isn’t going to deter his motivation...