Tag: COVID


What To Do While You’re High At Home In Quarantine


This article was originally published on Cannabis & Tech Today and appears here with permission. While isolation during the COVID crisis is certainly no fun, it is giving a much-needed boost to the cannabis industries across the country. Dispensaries are reporting lines out the door of medical and recreational users eager to stock up on their substance of choice, which will undoubtedly make quarantine a little more bearable. While some states are experimenting with loosening…


Leamington Loses 120 Jobs as Tilray Kills Cannabis Facility


After just a year of growing pot in Leamington, Tilray Inc., one of Canada’s biggest cannabis companies, is pulling up its local stakes and shutting down a greenhouse operation that employed about 120 workers. “I’m very disappointed — this is a blow to our municipality and very concerning,” said Leamington Mayor Hilda MacDonald, who heard the news second-hand on Wednesday. “Right now, we already have people not working because of COVID,” she said. “The decision…