Today, Canada is the second country in the world to legalize non-medical cannabis.
With a market size of approximately five million Canadian consumers (Statistics Canada, 2017), cities across the country have been preparing for the new regulations and determining what methods of distribution will be available to residents.
The demand for Canadian cannabis growing facilities is expected to rapidly grow as this emerging industry develops. An opportunity to diversify our economy, the City recognizes the opportunity the cannabis industry provides for Alberta and Calgary.
Learning about cannabis
Based in Calgary, the Cannabis Learning Series built a turn-key training solution for getting workplaces and employees ready for the new legislation. They have also produced a video sharing the 10 things you need to know about the legalization of cannabis in Canada.