California teen cannabis use drops with legalization

In a study released this week by the California Department of Health Care Services in collaboration with the California Department of Education, the data reveals that teenagers using cannabis has declined significantly.  The study period 2015 - 2017 covering randomly selected 45,264 students. The highest drop was in the 7th grade where cannabis use declined by 47% from 2013 to 2017.  Grade 9th cannabis use dropped 25% and grade 11 dropped 16%.  These results run counter intuitive to [...]

2018-12-08T04:34:50-05:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: Cannabis Buzz, Industry Buzz, Uncategorized|0 Comments

National Cannabis Survey Q3/2018

Reading the numbers While everyone acknowledges Cannabis is a growth industry, monitoring the top level consumption trends may help us understand how the future may unfold. Industry growth statistic from Stats Canada gives us the best picture of what is going on. If you are an investor, this is a valuable source of information used for building forecasting models.  In addition to the National Cannabis Survey, Stats Canada also provides Cannabis consumer prices and cannabis supply.  Check [...]

2018-12-07T18:10:14-05:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Cannabis Buzz, Industry Buzz|0 Comments

It is hard to be legal

We believe everyone would want to be legal in cannabis consumption.  Grey market online vendors like Treemo.ca, one of the top quality grey market online vendors, have voluntarily shut down operations.  Local dispensaries were forcefully shut down after October 17 in Toronto, which were well documented.  That is great because it is legal now and we should buy it from approved vendors, the Provincial online stores.  If this is main central for legal distribution, we have a problem. [...]

2018-12-09T20:02:49-05:00October 29th, 2018|Categories: Cannabis Buzz, Industry Buzz|0 Comments

Cannabis legalization ~ A new world with an old habit

Congratulations Canada! Weed is legal and we can thank Justin Trudeau for delivering on a campaign promise.  I worked for Elections Canada on the 2015 Federal Elections where Justin Trudeau won.  I saw first hand the ground swell of support from young first time voters ... a goth girl travelling two hours on the TTC to register to vote on a sweltering hot summer day ... a long hair lad excitedly yelling to his roommates  in the house to [...]

2018-12-09T20:05:28-05:00October 26th, 2018|Categories: Cannabis Buzz, Industry Buzz|0 Comments
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