2018

Bruce Linton, CEO of Canopy Growth, has harvested a $3bn investment With legalised cannabis, a new multi-billion-dollar industry is beginning to flower. Britain won’t get a look-in It is a global, fast-growing, and potentially hugely profitable industry. It is likely to have tens of millions of loyal customers, with strong brands that can command premium […]

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A seven-story Jewelry District building on Hill Street near Seventh will reopen in November as creative offices and coworking space, with a twist—all “dedicated exclusively to the fast-growing cannabis industry,” Bow West Capital, the building’s owners, announced today. Dubbed “Green Street,” the 67,000-square-foot building will hold a few floors of coworking space, offices, a restaurant, […]

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It’s officially springtime, which means it’s time for cannabis cultivators to gear up for the outdoor growing season. While large farms generally get a jumpstart in February and March, there’s still plenty of time to get started on your backyard grow. You won’t be able to sow your seeds or plant your clones until after […]

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On October 17, 2018, the recreational use of marijuana became legal in Canada, opening the door to what is projected to become a CAD$7.0 billion market by 2020 (USD$5.45B) according to New Frontier Data, a business analytics company that researches the cannabis industry. And, despite the fact that marijuana is illegal at the federal level […]

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Edibles are one of the most popular ways to consume marijuana. In fact, many new users prefer edibles to smoking. But some people would rather make their own concoctions than rely on pre-made ones. So what are the easiest edible recipes to make? Well, here are five super simple edibles you can make at your […]

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Looking for something to do on Sunday? The Straight’s got you covered. Here are 44 events happening in or around Vancouver on Sunday, December 23.    BENEFITS St. Paul’s Foundation The annual Lights of Hope charity Christmas-lights display on St. Paul’s Hospital features more than 100,000 lightbulbs and supports the St. Paul’s Foundation.   CHRISTMAS Parks Canada […]

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Getty Royalty Free Bitcoin has had a wild ride according to most. It hit $20,087 on December 17 and crashed back to earth to settle around $6,000. It is at $6,497 as I write. It was $4,400 a coin a year ago. So, to some bitcoin has made them a 47% return in a year […]

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Uproxx People love podcasts. Despite the wealth of media available, the dominance of streaming services like Netflix, and the perennial appeal of books, folks just love to pop on headphones and fall into episodes of their favorite programs. And cannabis — that oft-debated, nap-inducing, mind-expanding herb — crushes it in the on-demand audio space. Given […]

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About Lauren Yoshiko Lauren has contributed to the Willamette Week’s weed column since 2013, initially going by “Mary Romano” until marijuana became legal in Oregon. She also writes about movies, plays and restaurants for the Art and Culture section. Read more at: https://www.wweek.com/culture/2018/09/25/from-the-bath-to-the-bedroom-here-are-seven-cannabis-infused-topicals-touve-tot-to-try/

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Don’t forget to check out our holiday gift suggestions for medical marijuana patients, casual cannabis consumers, and advanced marijuana enthusiasts — you might find something that’s on your wish list, too! Happy holidays! Leafly’s 2016 holiday gift guide is sponsored by EveryoneDoesIt.com – The World’s Online Smoke Shop. Read more at: https://www.leafly.com/news/strains-products/holiday-gift-ideas-for-cannabis-beginners

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Tweet Last month, New York Times writer Maureen Dowd traveled to Colorado to investigate the state’s new commerce in legal marijuana for recreational use. She wound up lying paralyzed in a hotel bed while locked in a psychological staring contest with the grim reaper (or at least someone in a very convincing grim reaper costume). […]

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