Shelter Cannabis appoints new CEO

Shelter Cannabis appoints new CEO

Michael Nederhoff is the new leader of Saskatchewan-based cannabis processor, Shelter Cannabis.  The company announced on June 14 that Nederhoff will be taking over the role from company founder, Mark Hauk. Hauk will remain as a strategic advisor. “Michael brings...
Cannara Biotech buys TGOD’s Valleyfield indoor facility for $27M

Cannara Biotech buys TGOD’s Valleyfield indoor facility for $27M

Montreal-based cannabis producer, Cannara BioTech Inc., is looking to purchase one of the largest indoor cannabis cultivation facilities in Canada. Cannara announced on June 10 that it plans to acquire The Green Organic Dutchman (TGOD)’s newly-built, one million...
Klonetics Plant Science receives nursery licence

Klonetics Plant Science receives nursery licence

Klonetics Plant Science Inc. has received its Health Canada nursery cultivation license. The company runs a 25,000-sq.-ft facility in Kelowna, B.C. which has the capacity to produce up to 2.8 million “ready-to-flower” plants. It aims to increase capacity to more than...
Mandatory vaccination and your workplace

Mandatory vaccination and your workplace

With the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine well underway, many Canadian employers are thinking about introducing vaccination policies into their workplace, raising the question “Are mandatory vaccination policies even legal?” There is currently no federal or...
Spotlight: Virtual Grower Day 2021

Spotlight: Virtual Grower Day 2021

The state of affairs The medical cannabis system is in need of an overhaul and Trina Fraser believes the industry needs to take the lead in bringing this change. As the Cannabis Act undergoes its three-year legislation review this October, Fraser says the industry...