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Canadian cannabis giant models global growth plan after Circle K

Published: Mar 13, 2018, 11:53 am • Updated: Mar 13, 2018, 12:09 pm By Sandrine Rastello, Bloomberg News As Canadian marijuana growers rush to boost production before pot gets legalized, Quebec’s biggest cannabis company looks to a convenience-store giant for a road map. The Hydropothecary Corp. says it wants to follow the footsteps of Quebec leaders […]

Cannabis cultivation a go for giant Canadian tomato greenhouse

Published: Mar 5, 2018, 2:37 pm • Updated: Mar 5, 2018, 3:58 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Canadian officials have green-lighted a plan to convert a gargantuan tomato greenhouse for cannabis cultivation. Health Canada issued a cannabis cultivation license for the 1.1 million-square-foot greenhouse operated by the joint venture of produce grower Village […]

Which city consumes the most marijuana in the world?

Published: Mar 2, 2018, 12:06 pm • Updated: Mar 2, 2018, 12:25 pm By Lindsey Bartlett, The Cannabist Staff The biggest cities in the world stand to make a lot of money from marijuana legalization. That’s the takeaway from an economic study cultivation tech company Seedo published following the 2018 Cannabis Price Index detailing the cost […]