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NICHE this Week: 5 Things You Need to Know

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

  • New Blog: Collaboration and Dialogue will Help Ensure Success; We are entering a new era of regulation and we need to remember that engagement, collaboration and communication with all sectors of the industry and all sides of the cannabis debate will benefit us all.

  • Senate News: The Cannabis Act takes centre stage in the Senate this week, as several key people in the industry present before the Social Affairs, Science and Technology Committee.

  • Our CEO Barinder Rasode is chairing Industry Day at this week’s Lift & Co Cannabis Business Conference in Toronto! Check out the impressive list of Main Stage speakers and sessions.

  • ICYMI: Legalizing cannabis a monumental shift; As the Salmon Arm Observer reports, David Purcell explained at our Kelowna cannabis conference last week that Kwantlen Polytechnic University is looking to create evidence-based education initiatives that can help correct the false perceptions and inaccurate stereotypes so the public can feel more comfortable in the legalized cannabis world.

  • Food for Thought: Craft cannabis economy endangered, advocates say; As the Star reports, advocates for B.C.’s small-scale “craft cannabis” industry are warning that grassroots growers may be an endangered species unless the government takes swift action.