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This Little Canadian Town Has Become the Nation’s Pot Capital

This Little Canadian Town Has Become the Nation’s Pot Capital

This Little Canadian Town Has Become the Nation’s Pot Capital

All it took was a little marijuana to lift this Canadian town’s spirits. Smiths Falls, Ontario is seeing a revival of fortunes since medical marijuana producer Tweed Inc. set up shop four years ago in an abandoned Hershey Co. chocolate factory.

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Canadian Law Sparks Medical Pot Boom

On April 1, 2014, Canada handed its medical marijuana industry over to licensed commercial growers, ending its own involvement in production and eventually banning personal agriculture. The resulting “green rush” drove stock prices sky high. Health Canada is overwhelmed with grower’s license applications, and some patients wonder how they will be able to continue to get medicine.


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