Post Tagged with: "marijuana"

An employee at Cannabis Culture’s Church Street location, prepares a joint on Mar. 8, 2017. (Courtesy Nathan Sing)

Students choosing private dealers over dispensaries: Ryerson survey

Students should rethink buying weed off the street, say staff at Cannabis Culture.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus, students
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Ryerson prof developing new way to grow marijuana

A researcher from Ryerson is collaborating with Beleave Inc., a company that develop and grows medicinal marijuana, on a project to develop more precise breeding techniques for cannabis plants.

Medicinal pot is currently legal but the Liberal government says it introduce wider legality in the spring of 2017. (Courtesy of Creative Commons)

Ryerson students not particularly jonesing for pot legalization

If you suspect that university students are especially excited about pot legalization that theory’s up in smoke. Ryerson students’ views on the legalization of marijuana align with the broader Canadian population, a new poll suggests. The survey, which was conducted by first-year journalism students, found that 37.5 per cent, or nearly four out of 10 students think marijuana should be […]

RyersonianTV: November 26, 2015 – Sheldon Levy’s farewell party, medical marijuana approved in public places, Germany sends war jets to Syria

RyersonianTV: November 26, 2015 – Sheldon Levy’s farewell party, medical marijuana approved in public places, Germany sends war jets to Syria

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by Ryersonian Staff· · Newscasts, RyersonianTV
Aengus Mulroney / Ryersonian Staff

Vaping marijuana grows in popularity, but the effects on health are unclear

Portable vaporizers and e-cigarettes have grown increasingly popular, and more and more people are using them to inhale marijuana.

by Aengus Mulroney· · Features, News
Researcher Steve Naraine at a Tweed, Inc. facility in Smiths Falls, Ont. (Courtesy Tweed)

Ryerson researchers perfecting pot plants

Ryerson researchers are homing in on what makes the best conditions for growing weed. A small research team from Ryerson is working with a publicly traded medical marijuana harvester and supplier to determine the best kind of light for growing premium pot. “We looked at how light can affect yield, how light can affect potencies,” said Steve Naraine, a Ryerson […]

by Lee Richardson· · Business, News, On Campus, Top stories
Various types of bongs were prizes at the treasure hunt in Allan Gardens, Sept. 5, 2014. (Tristan Simpson/Ryersonian)

Get your weed here: Marijuana treasure hunt takes over Allan Gardens

  The first week back to school ended on a high note this year for a few Ryerson University students. On Sept. 5, the Marijuana Information Bureau (MIB) invited students to a treasure hunt in Allan Gardens. Prizes included pot paraphernalia and about 56 grams of medical marijuana. The group reached out to students through its Twitter account, @MIB_Toronto, with […]

by Tristan Simpson· · Arts & Life, Health, News, Top stories