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New Webisode – Will Canada remain a Cannabis Leader?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Michael Lickver – EVP of Auxly, Anthony George – A stock market trader, and Tamara Hirsh – Founder of Pacifico Dispensaries. The discussion asks if Canada can remain a Cannabis Leader on the world stage.

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New Episode! Advertising Cannabis – Too Strict?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Abi Roach – owner of the Hot Box Lounge, Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer and President of National Access Cannabis, and Hugo Alves – President of Cannabis Wheaton. Cannabis has been proven to be scientifically less harmful than tobacco and alcohol. Further, unlike tobacco, there […]

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The ‘Bis weekly news update – June 2 to 8, 2018

A pretty monumental week has just passed in Canadian Cannabis news.

While legalization is still kicking around the various bodies of the federal government, a senate vote last night has brought us one step closer. Besides just that we have new funding for addiction studies, extraction facilities being developed, and so much more. 

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New Webisode! Legal Cannabis in Canada – Good Idea?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Bob Yaciuk – leader of the Ontario Trillium Party, Tracy Curley – patient advocate, and Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer and President of National Access Cannabis. — With marijuana on the cusp of becoming legal, it’s one of the hottest topics for Canadians. Talking the […]

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New Webisode! Growing Cannabis…Outdoors?

In this weeks episode of The ‘Bis, our host Chuck invites Ashley Athill – a cannabis advocate and educator, David Hyde – an industry security consultant, and Matt Mernagh – a long time medical advocate and author, to sit down for a discussion on Cannabis growth. Legal cannabis is currently grown exclusively indoors. With legalization […]

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The ‘Bis weekly news update – May 26 to June 1, 2018

Another week has passed and a lot has been happening on all fronts of the northern cannabis world. Business, government, culture, and potency are all colliding as MedMen comes from the south, Aurora announces a 35% THC kief product, legalization legislation moves forward, and a player appeals to the NFL for access to medical cannabis.

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The ‘Bis weekly news update – May 19 to 25, 2018

1 Aurora Cannabis Makes a Bigger Move into Pharma Tech Alberta based Licenced Producer Aurora has made a sizeable investment in a pharmaceutical company. Aurora is acquiring a 9.14% ownership in CTT Pharmaceutical Holdings. The agreement also enables to Aurora to increase ownership to 42.5%. Among other things the deal gives Aurora access to CTT’s “novel, patent-protected drug […]

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The ‘Bis weekly news update – May 12 to 18, 2018

We’ve made it through another week, which means The ‘Bis has another round of news for you. Almost all of it is good, so carry that with you into the long weekend. Here are the top 5 cannabis news stories from the week! 1. Yukon sets marijuana price at $8 per gram To fight the […]

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The ‘Bis weekly news update – May 4 to 11, 2018

It’s Friday and that means we’ve spent the week watching the newswire (is that still a thing?) looking for the best and most interesting cannabis news. This week The ‘Bis has found the five stories to read to keep you in the know. Everything from lower Canadian pot prices, how one BC city is trying […]

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The ‘Bis weekly news update – April 28 to May 3, 2018

Welcome back to our weekly round-up of cannabis news stories. It’s been a busy week in the green economy and culture and things on both sides of the border have been heating up. This week has the Senate issuing a delay recommendation, the Prime Minister’s response, TGOD’s IPO, pot vs ice cream sales, and more. These […]

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