Canada loves cannabis, and has had a well-established cannabis community for decades, but what makes smoking weed in the great white north so appealing? Here we break down 10 reasons why people think Canada and cannabis go hand in hand.
Ever since the cultivation of cannabis in the Gulf Islands during the hippie era, the quality of bud in British Columbia has continually been rising. A recent University of Victoria study has found that over 50% of BC residents have tried marijuana in their lives, and with good reason. 65% of residents claim that accessing marijuana is “very easy to obtain.”
With a national recreational legalization plan in the works, the Canadian public has already begun to accept that marijuana will be the next alcohol and tobacco competitor. Dispensaries are popping up by the hundreds and people are beginning to associate smoking a joint as just another form of having a good time.