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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:

  • NICHE Blog: Join us in Vancouver on November 27 for an important dialogue about cannabis legalization and a unique opportunity to meet those who are shaping the future of the industry. It’s the latest in our series of forums designed to create a robust conversation about the changing landscape and what to expect moving forward.

  • Medical Cannabis Users Anxious Over Supply Shortages; The CBC takes a look at how the supply shortage is impacting medical cannabis users - "It's actually more than a supply issue. Really, it's something of a health crisis now."

  • High Demand and Short Supply in Canada’s Legal Cannabis Trade; The New York Times profiles legalization in Canada in advance of the panel discussion they are hosting in Vancouver on November 15.

  • Cultivating the Future of Craft Cannabis in Canada; Leafly explores how craft producers fear that they will be left behind in the newly legalized landscape in favour of large corporations.

  • Food for Thought: Experts say highly sophisticated greenhouse operations are the future of cannabis production internationally. As US Today reports, the hope is that they will drive the price of cannabis so low, black marketeers give up.