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Meet Nova Scotia’s 3 legal cannabis growers

By Paul Palmeter · CBC News The race is on for growers to achieve the next level of licensing from Health Canada — the licence to sell. An employee at the Wentworth-based Breathing Green Solutions. (Paul Palmeter/CBC) It might sound like a setup line to a joke. What do an old slaughterhouse, an empty Bowater building and a former military…

This is an aerial view of the location in Barachois Brook where a cannabis production facility is expected to be set up this year.

Biome Grow expects completion of first province-based cannabis production facility this year

By The Norwester – http://www.thenorwester.ca/ Biome Grow says its 100 per cent-owned Newfoundland and Labrador-based subsidiary, The Back Home Medical Cannabis Corporation, expects to complete construction of its first in-province cannabis production facility in 2018. Back Home is a late-stage applicant under Canada’s Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations, according to a prepared release from Biome. Biome acquired Back…