The roles of CBD and THC in medicinal cannabis

Cannabis is a complicated plant. Beyond the recreational and psychoactive side of things, cannabis is known for its medicinal and health benefits. This multifaceted flora has disrupted governmental policies, solved medical mysteries, and provided solutions to everyday discomforts. And, it’s one of the only substances to obtain a pardon, so to speak, from the Canadian government’s Controlled Drugs and […]

Cannabis has added over $8 billion to Canada’s GDP

According to Statistics Canada, the cannabis industry has added over $8 billion to Canada’s Gross Domestic Product since fall 2018. The latest numbers, released Monday, show that the cannabis industry added $8.259 billion to the economy between when the products became legal in October 2018 to the end of July 2020. This is up from a […]

Which Canadian cannabis strains are highest in THC?

Which Canadian cannabis strains are highest in THC? Photo by Jesse Milns/Leafly High-THC strains are in high demand across Canada as cannabis buyers seek out the most potent products on the market. Often equated with offering “more bang for your buck,” high-THC cannabis can, for some, provide the most intoxicating effects, while for others, a high […]