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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:

  • Join us in Kelowna on May 17! We're hosting a forum to engage and educate the community on what cannabis legalization will mean for the City. Thank you to our sponsor Phyein Med Inc. - Get your tickets today!

  • Cannabis Industry Education at Kwantlen Polytechnic University; This post-secondary education institution recognized the need to provide education to patients, producers and the general public to help train the cannabis workforce.

  • Watch: The Former Bank of Canada governor says legal cannabis is good for the economy.

  • ICYMI: The Senate should stand down on cannabis; Conservative senators have been threatening to slow or even kill the Liberal government’s cannabis legalization bill for months. But, the Globe Editorial Board explains why the unelected Senate should not even flirt with blocking an important Liberal election promise.

  • Food for Thought: Cut off: How Veterans Affairs’ clawback on medical marijuana threw a community off-kilter; More than a dozen veterans with PTSD interviewed by The Globe say their lives have been upended in the year since VAC instituted its new daily limits on cannabis.