Canada’s cannabis pardon program is failing. Here’s why

Jillian Kestler-D’AmoursJuly 20, 2020 The government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Canada’s cannabis record sealing program with great fanfare on Oct. 17, 2018. Thousands of Canadians are eligible. But only 436 have applied. (AdobeStock) On October 17, 2018, thousands of Canadians waited outside cannabis shops to finally buy the drug legally for the first…

Gain to know the PAX Era – pods, ticket, ticket, and more

Everything you need to know about the premium extract vaporizer Whether you’re a self-professed vaping aficionado or a recent convert, chances are you’re no stranger to the PAX name. PAX Labs’ sleek, compact vaping devices look more like an accessory than a smoking device, and their #PAXLife hashtag has flooded social media feeds with images…

The Genesis of Jean Guy, the mountainous French Canadian stress

Colleen Fisher TullyMay 6, 2020 Fans of this heavy hitter rave about its frosty green buds, citrus smell, and lingering lemon-pine aftertaste. (Leafly reader photo: Marcus24OT) With a proud Québecois name revealing its French Canadian lineage, Jean Guy (pronounced jhawn-ghee) is a consistent top-seller known for its energizing yet heavy-hitting effects. “Alert but steady head…

dosist™ 2.0: the Canadian debut of the dose pen

We’re no stranger to the wellness craze – a $4.2 trillion-dollar industry that’s everywhere around us, making everything from kale to collagen promise to quell our woes and change our lives. Though included in said industry, the cannabis-for-wellness movement is backed by medicinal research. And it’s here to stay. With the introduction of cannabis 2.0…

Why is Crimson Kush the kind of astronomical deal in Canada?

Colleen Fisher TullyApril 21, 2020 Pink Kush is all the rage in Canada, but nearly unheard of in the US. How’d that happen? (Leafly photo) Pink Kush: it smells good, looks good, burns good—and, according to Leafly reviewers, it feels oh so good. Grown and produced right across the country, this well-known strain is a…

Leafly Canada’s Data to 420

420 will be different this year, but the plant that started it all is still important to the millions of weed lovers who will be staying in to mark this year’s celebration. Learn everything you need to know about the history and culture of every stoner’s favourite holiday, including advice for safe consumption, the hottest…

Leafly Canada’s Manual to 420

420 will be different this year, but the plant that started it all is still important to the millions of weed lovers who will be staying in to mark this year’s celebration. Learn everything you need to know about the history and culture of every stoner’s favourite holiday, including advice for safe consumption, the hottest…

Canadians are shopping a entire bunch weed. Is a shortage shut to?

Canadians are shopping a entire bunch weed. Is a shortage shut to?

Coleman MolnarMarch 23, 2020 Photo by Jesse Milns/Leafly COVID-19 has been sending buyers into panic mode for all sorts of items and supplies. Among the “essentials” Canadians have been buying a little (or a lot) extra of: cannabis. Legal recreational cannabis retailers across the country are reporting major increases in sales both online and in-person.…

Weed outselling booze in some areas as Canada preps for isolation

Weed outselling booze in some areas as Canada preps for isolation

Lisa FelepchukMarch 20, 2020 Photo by Jesse Milns/Leafly If you’ve been to a grocery store in the past week, you’ve probably witnessed an apocalyptic scene with shelves bare of dried and canned beans, pasta (except for lasagna noodles), milk and, the first to go, toilet paper. But household supplies and non-perishables aren’t the only things…