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Freezable cannabis edible shows room for innovation in Canadian regulations

Canadian regulations requiring marijuana edibles to be shelf-stable, meaning they can’t need refrigeration or freezing, might have seemed like a deathblow to any cannabis producer’s dreams of creating a frozen cannabis confection. But a new product from Heritage Cannabis shows how those regulations still allow for novel interpretations that lead to innovative products. Heritage’s RADsicle …

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Connecticut nears adult-use marijuana legalization as House passes bill

Connecticut moved closer to legalizing a social equity-focused recreational marijuana market after the state House of Representatives passed a bill in a special session Wednesday night. In so doing, the House embraced a version supported by Gov. Ned Lamont, and rejected an amended Senate-passed bill that Lamont has pledged to veto. The legislation, Senate Bill …

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How Do You Grow Mushrooms at Home – The 5 Best DIY Mushroom Grow Kits

Mushroom grow kits have taken over the market, with numerous brands offering unique details that attract new buyers. However, the availability of these options makes it difficult for new buyers to decide on what to buy. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered as this article will break down the top five mushrooms grow kits …

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Smoking Marijuana Plant Stems is a Bad Idea, But Here Is What You Can Do With Them

Weed stems are stick-like parts of a cannabis plant that end up being packaged with cannabis flowers. Cannabis dispensaries sell all kinds of flowers, and their quality determines their price. These weed stems are most times found in varying amounts depending on the quality of the packaged flower. Weed stems unlike the main flowers contain …

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Are Exploding Lumber Prices Good News for Industrial Hemp?

Hemp as a building material can also be used to make “Hempcrete” Yes, you guessed right; it is similar to concrete. But unlike concrete, hempcrete is a much more environmentally-friendly material, and with the world-embracing such sustainable ideas, it is gaining a lot of attention. Hemp grows faster than trees; they are more pest and fire-resistant, …

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California Offers $100 Million To Rescue Its Struggling Legal Marijuana Industry

The California Legislature on Monday approved a $100-million plan to bolster California’s legal marijuana industry, which continues to struggle to compete with the large illicit pot market nearly five years after voters approved sales for recreational use. Los Angeles will be the biggest beneficiary of the money, which was proposed by Gov. Gavin Newsom to …

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Boy, 9, Writes Plea To PM For Epileptic Brother’s Cannabis Treatment

The brother of a severely epileptic boy has hand-delivered a letter to Downing Street urging the prime minister to help get a medical cannabis prescription for his sibling. Thomas Braun, nine, told Boris Johnson his parents should not have the “added worry of having to find lots of money to pay for his medicine”. His …

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How Joe Exotic Struck A Deal With ‘Wonder Years’ Star Jason Hervey To Launch A Cannabis Brand

Two weeks ago, at The Palms restaurant in Beverly Hills, Jason Hervey, who played Wayne Arnold in the beloved late-‘80s sitcom The Wonder Years, ran into his longtime friend Brad Small, an entertainment lawyer. Small, who represents actress Eva Longoria and author Nick Pileggi, mentioned that he was looking to strike a deal in the …

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Pickering’s first cannabis shop aims to be like LCBO Vintages section

At least two more cannabis stores set to open in Pickering in June. Pickering’s first cannabis retail store is open — and several more are following close behind. Lolly Cannabis opened June 4 at 715 Krosno Blvd. and the owners say their business isn’t your average marijuana shop. Lolly Cannabis CEO and co-founder Danielle Braemer …

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Investors key in on social equity, sustainability – even in cannabis

While business fundamentals will – and absolutely should – continue to be critical factors in investments, more funds are adapting their models to include activities viewed as beneficial to the broader world, including: Sustainability Social equity The shift isn’t just in cannabis. More individual investors want to ensure their dollars are going to firms that …

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