In this latest Cannabis Media Collective podcast, host Zoe Brownstone speaks with dispensary worker Brett. They discuss his path to becoming a cannabis connoisseur and budtender, his work at an illegal dispensary, and the experience of being raided and arrested in fall...
It’s been more than six months since recreational cannabis was legalized in Canada, and industry experts say medical users continue to suffer as the medicinal market has taken a back seat. “It seems like a rec-washing, where everything the government is doing seems intent...
British Columbia-based cannabis accelerator Grow Tech Labs (GTL) has appointed Jas Rehal as the organization’s Chief Financial Officer. Previously working as the Director of Public Safety Operations in the City of Surrey, GTL says Rehal "will bring a specific expertise in government relations,...
Cannabis activist and 420 Vancouver organizer Dana Larsen explains what you can expect at this year's event. It’s the event’s 25th anniversary this year and the first since cannabis was legalized in Canada last fall. Organizers revealed on April...
If you ask Danielle Mcinnis - aka Moms Who Toke Are Dope - “weed mom is the new wine mom.” “There’s a whole, huge social influence happening where moms are just coming out of the closet now and repping the cannabis, all of the...
Grow Tech Labs is hosting an event series in Vancouver this month to help start-up cannabis companies learn and grow. GTL mentor Shelley Lineham is hosting one of these talks on creating a product road map, set for Wednesday, March 20 from 10 a.m....
On Oct. 17, cannabis became legal across Canada, and cannabidiol – the chemical in hemp or cannabis that doesn't get you high – will be regulated similarly to cannabis. While previously available to medical patients with a prescription, it can now be used more widely by Canadians for a range of...
Seniors looking to access medical cannabis face a complicated and potentially dangerous journey: Wayfare Nursing hopes to change that It’s been about a year since Wayfare Nursing hit the ground running, with the aim of helping seniors access medical cannabis safely.
What should the legal age for purchasing and using cannabis be? Well, that depends who you ask, reveals an Angus Reid poll released today (Nov. 14). The study found that three-quarters of Canadians believe the minimum age to purchase and consume cannabis should be raised. While just over one-in-four (27 per cent)...
This latest Cannabis Media Collective podcast comes from Periodic Effects. "Research on the Science of Cannabis is expanding quickly. While new discoveries are being made faster than ever, how these new findings will be integrated into commercial cannabis products is a new frontier," podcast...