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May 21, 2019

Women take the stage at O'Cannabiz 2019

There is currently a diversity problem, especially at the board level, Lisa Campbell, chief executive officer of Lifford Cannabis Solutions, told the room at the exclusive Women in Weed session on April 26 at O’Cannabiz 2019 where Grow Opportunity was in attendance.

Edibles talk at O'Cannabiz 2019

Renee Gagnon, chief executive officer of HollyWeed North Cannabis Inc., moderated the edibles business panel on April 25 at O’Cannabiz 2019, which discussed what's to come for the edibles market, which is expecting legalization in the fall.

Panelists offer investor tips at O’Cannabiz 2019

Grow Opportunity attended the exclusive Investor's Breakfast event at O’Cannabiz on April 25 where panelists discussed the current cannabis landscape and offered advice to investors in the room.
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5 Tips: Find the Best Video Surveillance for Your Cannabis Business

There are many video surveillance systems on the market today. Finding the best option for your cannabis business requires more than ordering a camera and video recorder online. There are some distinct features that separate off-the-shelf products from commercial video surveillance – especially in the highly-regulated cannabis industry. Read this free sheet for tips on selecting the right video solution for your cannabis operations. >> Learn more
Hemp field

Organic CBD hemp farm nearing full-scale production in northern BC

Cannabis company Weekend Unlimited announced that it is advancing toward full-scale production on its 600-acre Northern Lights Organics hemp farm in northern B.C. » Read More

48North gets OK to farm cannabis outdoors

On Friday, 48North received its outdoor cultivation licence for its 100-acre organic farm (Good Farm) in Brant County, Ontario, to produce what is expected to be the lowest-cost per gram of cannabis in Canada, the company said in a statement. » Read More
Edibles and extracts

The skinny on extracts and edibles

The latest edition of Grow Opportunity’s Legal Matters column provides an overview of the proposed regulations and several of the main proposals in the areas of THC limits, product composition and ingredients, packaging and labelling and good production practices. » Read More

Neptune acquiring hemp processor SugarLeaf Labs

Neptune Wellness Solutions is acquiring North Carolina-based commercial hemp company SugarLeaf Labs, LLC. » Read More

New data sharing agreement to benefit cannabis and hemp businesses

Independent price reporting agency New Leaf Data Services, LLC, and the Cannabis Mercantile Exchange announced the signing of their data-sharing agreement to bring real-time transaction data to cannabis and hemp businesses. » Read More

Invictus appoints new director and COO

Invictus MD has appointment Trevor Dixon as director and chief operating officer of the company effective immediately. » Read More

Valens receives organic certification for cannabis oil production

Kelowna, B.C.-based cannabis products provider Valens GroWorks has received organic certification for cannabis oil production from Pro-Cert Organic Systems Ltd. for its proprietary CO2 and ethanol extraction processing methods in accordance with the Canadian Organic Standards. » Read More

Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference

June 6, 2019
Location: Toronto, ON
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June 12-14, 2019
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
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Grower Day

June 18-19, 2019
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites St. Catharines Conference Centre
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Grow Up Conference & Expo

September 12-14, 2019
Location: Niagara Falls, ON
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