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...

HelloMD announces cannabis telehealth service for Canada

HelloMD revealed this week that it's launching a "convenient, discreet and comprehensive" online service where "health, telemedicine, education and wellbeing intersect to offer a...

Do you have what it takes to be a Budtender?

With legalization just around the corner, cannabis retailers are actively hiring for the hottest new role to hit the retail landscape – Budtenders. Budtenders help...

Two legal pot shops now open in Vancouver

It's coming almost three months after recreational pot was legalized in Canada, but two legal cannabis stores have now opened up shop...

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...

Reserving the right

With legalization on the horizon, Canada’s First Nations people are faced with yet another potential battle over jurisdiction. By Jamie Shaw (The author would like to apologize...

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...

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...

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...

Youth cannabis use after legalization: Why there is no reason to panic

But think of the children! Many are concerned about the effect that non-medical cannabis legalization in Canada will have on young people – especially those...