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Canadians can expect tight supply when cannabis edibles become legal mid-December, officials say

Canadians should expect a small initial supply of cannabis edibles when they become legal in mid-December, and the limited range of products won’t include goodies that might appeal to kids, government officials say. Health Canada released new regulations on cannabis edibles, beverages, topicals and extracts today — products that will be on the legal market as early as mid-December. […]

Cannabis Canada: CannTrust auditor pulls reports in latest setback

CannTrust’s auditor pulls endorsement of financial reports  CannTrust Holdings’ independent auditor KPMG has withdrawn year-end and interim reports on the pot company’s financial statements. The embattled company said Friday that KPMG’s decision was prompted by “newly uncovered information” shared by CannTrust’s special committee of directors, which was formed after a regulatory breach was disclosed in July. While […]

What is CBD & what can CBD help with?

What Is CBD?CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a chemical compound from the cannabis plant. It’s a naturally occurring substance that’s used in products like oils and edibles to impart a feeling of relaxation and calm. Unlike its cousin tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), it’s not psychoactive. Proponents of CBD oil claim that it can treat a wide variety […]

Beginners Guide to Buying Cannabis Top Shelf: A Beginner’s Guide to Buying Cannabis

There are four main indicators when delineating between high-quality flower and subpar flower: Smell, look, feel, and flower structure. The more trichomes you can see with the naked eye, the better indicator of the flower’s potency, not only for intoxicating qualities but also therapeutic properties as well. From dirt brown to an immature lime green flower, nature provides several […]

Resin vs. Live Resin vs. Rosin: What’s the Difference?

In the past few years, the consumption of cannabis has extended far beyond old school joints and bowls full of ground flowers. Today, consumers can enjoy pot in a variety of innovative forms that would blow the kneecaps off past generations of smokers — people more familiar with homegrown shake filled with seeds and stems […]

What are THCA Diamonds?

THCA Diamonds ˈdī’əmənd | Noun Definition: A term used in the cannabis industry to describe crystalline structures, primarily THCA, that are developed in sauce extracts or isolated on their own. “My sauce is full of THCA diamonds.” “I like to add terpenes to my diamonds before dabbing.” What are THCA Diamonds? In a cannabis context, the term diamond […]

CBD Isolate vs Full Spectrum CBD

To the basics: What is CBD?What is CBD Isolate and how it’s made?CBD Isolate VS Full Spectrum CBDHow to use CBD Isolate? Cannabidiol (CBD) has become a very popular alternative to treat, cure or prevent conditions like epilepsy, anxiety, depression, chronic pain, etc. Due to its non-psychoactive properties, the number of users is rapidly increasing. An increasing […]

Canadian pot edibles, topicals market worth $2.7B: Deloitte

TORONTO — The Canadian market for next-generation cannabis products is worth an estimated $2.7 billion annually, with edibles contributing more than half, according to a new report from Deloitte. This spending once the final edible pot regulations roll out in the coming months is expected to be on top of the roughly $6-billion estimated domestic […]

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