Vancouver's popular and controversial 420 celebration that typically draws tens of thousands of people is just days away, set of course for April 20. It's the event's 25th anniversary this year and the first since cannabis was legalized in Canada last fall.
Canadian Cannabis Update is a Canadian-based podcast, delivering regular news updates and interviews concerning the legalization of cannabis. This latest episode features Neil Menzie, a self described chef and THC connoisseur. Menzie founded T H Sea Creations, a company dedicated to teaching others how to cook wholesome meals infused with THC. Learn how...
The Surrey Board of Trade is hosting a "hot topics" event zeroing in on recreational cannabis legalization and what it means for businesses. The breakfast event is set to run from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 26 at the Civic Hotel (13475 Central Ave., Surrey). The dialogue will touch on: ...

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Quebec producer Hydropothecary appoints a former minister of health as its inside man. Meet the King of Cannabis Marijuana might not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about Quebec—hello, poutine and Shatner—but its homegrown cannabis producer Hydropothecary is doing its best to change that as the...
How much are you willing to fork out for pot? Statistics Canada's "Question of the Month" asks how much people are willing to pay for a gram of cannabis, following marijuana being legalized across the nation. "We want to hear from consumers—what price are you willing to pay?" their website states+ See...
According to Statistics Canada, there are 811,000 Canadians taking recreational or illegal cannabis products for their health without a doctor’s note or prescription.  “These are not products that have been approved by Health Canada as over-the-counter medicines (OTCs) or natural health products (NHPs),” notes...
NICHE Canada is hosting a new community dialogue series "focused on bringing evidence-based cannabis education and grounded dialogue to various ethno-cultural communities in Canada." "We are aiming to bridge the cannabis knowledge gap and create open, constructive discussions with marginalized communities who have limited...
CanWeeDine is hosting a "morning social" event this Saturday that will include a candid discussion about modern cannabis lifestyles. "Listen and engage with blissful Queens of Cannabis and wellness experts who bring real talk around celebrating and elevating a plants not...
A Toronto company is looking to hire five "cannabis connoisseurs' to test different strains of marijuana. And yes, the gig pays. AHLOT says the chosen five will be paid up to $1,000 a month. AHLOT (A Higher Level Of Thought) says it is "devoted to inspiring the thinker in each of...
Canadian Cannabis Updates is a Canadian-based podcast, delivering regular news updates and interviews concerning the legalization of cannabis. Check out this latest podcast, an interview with "canna-preneur" Abi Roach, founder and owner of Hot Box Cafe, a Cannabis Vape lounge in Toronto. According to the company's website, Hot Box Cafe is...