CannTrust reorganization plan approved by Ontario court

CannTrust reorganization plan approved by Ontario court

CannTrust Holdings Inc. says its reorganization plan has been approved by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. The insolvent cannabis company said the restructuring under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act remains subject to conditions, including U.S. court...
Town working on bylaw to regulate cannabis production

Town working on bylaw to regulate cannabis production

If you want to grow cannabis in New Tecumseth on a commercial level, there are rules in place regarding cannabis as an agricultural use. The Town Zoning By-law defines all cannabis operations as a Medical Marijuana Production Facility. This has been used to define all...
Langara College receives $3.3M grant for cannabis research

Langara College receives $3.3M grant for cannabis research

Vancouver-based Langara College has received a huge grant to further cannabis research in British Columbia. The college’s Applied Science for the Canadian Cannabis Industry (ASCCI) has received $2 million from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council...
Growing threats

Growing threats

When the Government of Canada decided to legalize the cannabis industry, there were many questions related to security and the potential criminal activity that would result from the production, transportation and sale of cannabis products.  “The degree of crime...
Alberta Hemp Alliance receives $300K government grant

Alberta Hemp Alliance receives $300K government grant

The Alberta Hemp Alliance (AHA) has received a grant of $300,000 to establish a provincial industry association for hemp processing. This one-time grant will be awarded over two years through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership. The goal is for AHA to build capacity...