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July 23, 2019

CannTrust files response to Health Canada, names special committee members

The fate of CannTrust Holdings Inc. is in Health Canada’s hands after the cannabis company formally responded to the regulator’s finding that it was illegally cultivating pot at one of its greenhouses.

NICHE Canada opens cannabis dialogue in the Filipino community

When Rannie Turingan’s aunt was diagnosed with cancer last year, he sent her links about the medical benefits of cannabis for cancer patients. But instead of having a conversation about what products could help in her treatment, Turingan said he was met with resistance.
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CannTrust crisis deepens as stock plunges, sales halt

Shares of CannTrust Holdings Inc. dropped to their lowest level since 2017 as a crisis stemming from a Health Canada investigation of illegal cultivation at one of its greenhouses continues to spook investors. » Read More
Fire & Flower

Fire & Flower to acquire cannabis store license in Regina

Fire & Flower, which has 27 store locations across Canada, announced July 22 that it has acquired the company formerly known as Avana Canada Inc. from Mera Cannabis Corp. The acquisition was priced at $1.5 million and comes with all licenses and permits required to operate a cannabis retail store in Canada. » Read More
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Industry anticipates cannabis nursery boom

There is huge business potential for nurseries in the cannabis industry. Industry observers are talking about the untapped opportunities that exist right now in the cannabis nursery game. So far, Health Canada has only issued one licence for cannabis nursery. » Read More

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September 12-14, 2019
Location: Niagara Falls, ON
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Canadian Greenhouse Conference

October 9-10, 2019
Location: Scotiabank Convention Centre, Niagara Falls, ON
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