As Democrats prepare to govern with majorities in both houses of New York’s legislature and a popularly re-elected governor, liberal priorities that have been bottled up since 2010 are on the verge of becoming a reality. Expanded voting rights, an update to state abortion laws, a concerted effort to fight climate change, and a major overhaul of the state’s rent...
From weed shortages to edibles sales, there are a lot of issues to sort out. The legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada on October 17 put an end to nearly a century of prohibition and was undoubtedly one of the biggest news stories of 2018. But we’re really at the tip of the iceberg in terms of the shift to a...
Lost in all the hoopla over the government shutdown is the fact that President Donald Trump just made hemp legal in all 50 states. The 2018 Farm Bill Trump signed earlier this month allows for hemp cultivation and the transfer of hemp-derived products across state lines for commercial or other purposes. Now that Jeff Sessions, one of the Trump Administration’s biggest...
The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott, Ben Adlin, and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Leafly Podcast The Roll-Up #66: Special Year-in-Review Smasheroo This week: Bruce, Ben, and Alyssa recount the highs and lows of 2018, listing the Top 10 cannabis stories of the year and crowning the year’s kings and queens of doobious achievement. Jeff...
We’ve lost track of which day it is—this break’s been so long. But we hope everyone is in position for an amazing New Year’s Eve and 2019. Now, what’s coming up? The sativa Champagne is back, Dr. Who has a New Year’s special, and Steph Curry’s new sneakers come out. Here’s your pop culture + cannabis pairings for the...
With a new year on the horizon comes a tasty new batch of food trends, and here we round up five that we think will be super hot for 2019. From more plant-based everything to infused H2O – these will be the biggest food trends in Canada in 2019. With a growing amount of people gravitating towards a healthier, more balanced...
Medicinal cannabis dispensing machines, which operate in much the same way as traditional candy or drink-vending machines, will be available at select locations as soon as EPICAN gets the necessary approval from the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA). While these cannabis dispensing machines will offer the convenience and choice selection as a drink-vending machine, the built-in security features will be a...