In the shadows of these snow-capped B.C. mountains, small growers are running a billion-dollar industry GROWING OPPORTUNITIES By Nick Eagland O Cannabis Catch and release Inside the green rush Pot’s retail therapy The fame game Growing opportunities Black market to grey  NELSON, B.C. — Down a short driveway nestled in the woods and pocked with potholes, […]

  The $6.2 billion in weed Canadians consume a year is about two-thirds the $9.2 billion beer market and close to wine’s $7 billion tally. Canadians consumed as much as $6.2 billion of marijuana in 2015, almost as much as they spent on wine, the federal statistics agency said Monday as it gears up to […]

For the brownies: 4 ounces unsweetened chocolate 3/4 cup cannabutter (see below) 1 3/4 cups coconut sugar 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 large eggs 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 2/3 cup chopped walnuts (optional) 3 mint leaves, minced (optional) For the cannabutter Makes: 3/4 cup cannabutter 1/8 ounce finely ground cannabis […]