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NICHE this Week: 5 Things You Need to Know

As you kick off the week, here are five things making news in the cannabis industry:

  • Have your say! Stakeholders interested in providing input into our CannabisWise Accreditation Program are invited to do so through this questionaire.

  • New Blog: The timeline for cannabis legalization is prudent and achievable; Our latest blog discusses why Senators should pass Bill C-45 and C-46 with no unnecessary delay. The current regime is failing our youth, criminalizing thousands of Canadians and allowing the black market to thrive.

  • Want a job in the budding Canadian cannabis industry? These schools have courses for you; As the Toronto Star reports, demand is skyrocketing for formal education and training in cannabis production, and universities like Kwantlen Polytechnic University are responding.

  • ICYMI: The Senate of Canada is currently debating Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act. Keep up with the latest updates on the bill’s progress.

  • Food for Thought: Crazy quilt of marijuana laws emerging across the country will make it hard to figure out who's breaking the law; As the Ottawa Citizen reports, a patchwork of rules is emerging and that will likely lead to a lot of confusion.