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Doing the math

2019 Q1 – Health Canada reports: “An estimated 47% of cannabis users or 2.5 million Canadians obtained cannabis from legal sources in the first three months of 2019” 2019 Q1 Sales Figures reported by Health Canada can be found here. (pricing and equivalency assumptions below are made by the writer) Flower – 6700kg = 14,740lbs X 16 = 235,840oz…
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Is there a future for craft cannabis?

In the beer market, retail dollar sales of craft increased 8%, up to $26.0 billion, and now account for more than 23% of the $111.4 billion U.S. beer market. (source: Brewers Association) Look in any large alcohol outlet and you’ll find a LOT of craft brands. And in different geographies you’ll find different craft brands.…
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MEDXtractor at the Lift & Co Expo in Vancouver

MEDXtractor will be showing its affordable small-scale cannabis oil CO2 extractors at Booth F at the Lift & Co. Expo in Vancouver from January 10-13, 2019. If you are attending the expo, stop by to talk to us and learn more about our extractors. You can purchase the expo tickets here.

Health Canada seminar about applying for a micro-class licence

  Date of the event: Thursday, December 13, 2018 Time of the event: 1:30 pm EST Below is an Eventbrite link with instructions and details to register for the Health Canada WebEx session about applying for a micro-class license. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/applying-for-a-micro-class-licence-demande-de-license-de-micro-culture-registration-52941962836 Password:  Canada2018

MJBizcon – Nov 14-16, 2018

MEDXtractor`s Los Angeles Dealer, AccessRosin, is showing our 1lb cannabis oil CO2 extractor Disruptor 16 at Booth 4197 at MJBizcon in Las Vegas from November 14-16, 2018. This represents official launch of our product in the US Market.    

Ontario chalks one up for Craft Growers

Apparently the Ontario government is a supporter of craft cannabis. The Ontario proposal is that each licensed grower can only have one storefront – no matter how large (the big guys won’t like that at all). On top of that, there will be an unlimited number of stores that can sell recreational cannabis in Ontario…
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The benefits of using small-scale CO2 extractors in combination with rosin presses.

Rosin has become one of the favoured products of the cannabis connoisseur – and it’s relatively easy to make – just put some high-grade flowers between two heated metal plates, apply a few tons of pressure with a hydraulic press and out comes the good stuff. Rosin is terpene-rich, potent and free of solvent residue.…
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Survival of the Trimmest.

You may have heard that extraction companies are making a fortune (and they are). At the same time, Growers are reporting that the extraction companies pay very little for lower-quality flowers and trim whereafter they extract it into high-value oils for vape pens and edibles – making said fortune in the process. Apparently there is…
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Who can a Canadian “micro” sell to?

  There is a rumor floating around that the new micro-processors and micro-cultivators can sell their products ONLY through “standard” LPs. I believe this to be false and here’s why: Excerpts from the Regulations: Authorized activities — licence for micro-processing (2) Subject to the other provisions of these Regulations, a holder of a licence for…
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Micro Cultivation and Processing Rules – Update 1

I was on the Health Canada conference call regarding the new Cannabis Regulations. I focused on the “Micro” licence aspects and related questions/answers. Here is a condensed takeaway:   1. 200 metres of canopy and/or 600kg of processing; 2. an individual can hold multiple licences allowing incremental growth; 3. former cannabis convictions do not necessarily…
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