Featured Cannabis News Articles

Tuesday, 16/10/18
Officials at Canadian cannabis company The Cronos Group say they are confident the name they have chosen for one of their pot brands will not appeal to children. It’s called Spinach. The brand is for “fun-loving mature adults who are sick of hearing about kale,” says the cheeky explanation from the company that operates growing facilities in... + continue reading
Tuesday, 16/10/18
A New York Times correspondent who has covered the legalization of marijuana in California offers some suggestions on what Canadians may expect. Dear Canada: You’re in for a wild ride. It’s been 10 months since recreational marijuana became legal in California, and my email inbox here in San Francisco fills up every week with companies... + continue reading
Tuesday, 16/10/18
The largest group representing U.S. banks is asking its members to share stories demonstrating problems caused by the growing gap between marijuana's ongoing federally prohibited status and its legalization in an increasing number of states. In an email announcing the cannabis survey last week, the American Bankers Association (... + continue reading
Tuesday, 16/10/18
Marijuana stocks rallied Monday after one of the largest Canadian cannabis companies announced that it has agreed to acquire a U.S.-based hemp company. Canopy Growth told investors its purchase of Evergreen, Colorado-based ebbu will "complement and accelerate" its ambitions to expand into new types of consumer products. At closing,... + continue reading
Tuesday, 16/10/18
Just a few days ahead of the legalization of adult recreational marijuana sales in Canada, Facebook ended a months-long block on cannabis and related search results for pages on its platform. Over the past year, Facebook and Instagram were filtering results for searches relating to cannabis and marijuana because some users were selling pot on... + continue reading
Tuesday, 16/10/18
Legal cannabis in Canada may mean big changes for the country’s police canine units, according to a report from the CBC. Officer Jeff Rotinsky, a canine handler with the Winnipeg Police Service in the province of Manitoba, told local media that his police dog Mya will see less work once legalization goes into effect next week. “What happens is... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Tuesday, 16/10/18
Officials at Canadian cannabis company The Cronos Group say they are confident the name they have chosen for one of their pot brands will not appeal to children. It’s called Spinach. The brand... + continue reading

Regional Cannabis News

Colorado is the first state to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. + continue reading

CannaBusiness

Tuesday, 16/10/18
Officials at Canadian cannabis company The Cronos Group say they are confident the name they have chosen for one of their pot brands will not appeal to children. It’s called Spinach. The brand... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Tuesday, 16/10/18
Just a few days ahead of the legalization of adult recreational marijuana sales in Canada, Facebook ended a months-long block on cannabis and related search results for pages on its platform. Over... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

Tuesday, 16/10/18
Officials at Canadian cannabis company The Cronos Group say they are confident the name they have chosen for one of their pot brands will not appeal to children. It’s called Spinach. The brand... + continue reading