Grow Up News

February 1, 2018

Rural Ottawa farmer wants to swap veggies for marijuana

An Ottawa farmer and his business partners want to turn a vegetable farm in rural Ottawa into a million square feet of cannabis production. In the […]
January 29, 2018

Licensed marijuana producer Aphria Inc. signs deal to buy Nuuvera Inc.

  The Canadian Press Published Monday, January 29, 2018 9:44AM EST  TORONTO — Licensed marijuana producer Aphria Inc. announced an agreement Monday to buy medical cannabis […]
January 26, 2018

Canadians consumed $5.4B of domestically produced cannabis in 2017: StatsCan

  Canadians consumed $5.4B of domestically produced cannabis in 2017: StatsCan Canadians spent $5.7B on cannabis last year: StatsCan Canadians spent a total of $5.7 billion […]
January 24, 2018

Cannabis growers get creative to ease power demands of pot

Innovative scientific, engineering ideas are reducing the electricity demands of producing pot Medicinal and legalized recreational cannabis is projected to quickly become a multibillion-dollar market in […]
January 24, 2018

Aurora buys CanniMed in friendly takeover that’s Canada’s biggest pot deal yet

The $1.1 billion deal means CanniMed will abandon its plans to acquire Newstrike Resources. EDMONTON — Aurora Cannabis Inc. has struck a friendly deal valued at […]
January 22, 2018

Vegetable growers convert to cannabis to help boost margins

TRACEY LINDEMAN SPECIAL TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED JANUARY 21, 2018UPDATED 20 HOURS AGO Ahead of Canada’s legalization of recreational cannabis, a slew of partnerships […]