OTTAWA, Aug. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - Cannabis Canada Association is pleased to announce James E. Wagner Cultivation (JWC) as one of the Association's newest members.
JWC based in the Kitchener-Waterloo region has a Cultivation Licence to produce medical cannabis under Health Canada's Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR).
With the addition of JWC, Cannabis Canada continues to increase its position as the leading organization of companies that currently hold Health Canada licences to cultivate and sell medical cannabis.
"Cannabis Canada is pleased to welcome James E. Wagner Cultivation to the Association," said Colette Rivet, Cannabis Canada's Executive Director. "With cannabis legalization on the horizon, this is obviously a very important time for the sector. Recognizing this, most cannabis companies are joining our Association very soon after receiving their licence from Health Canada. They want to be part of the united voice representing their interests with all three levels of government across the country."
"JWC is excited to be a member of the Cannabis Canada Association," said Nathan Woodworth, CEO of James E. Wagner Cultivation. "This is a unique moment in Canadian history, and it is important for companies involved in this new industry to speak together on important issues that will influence events for years to come."
About Cannabis Canada Association
Cannabis Canada is the leading organization of Canada's Licensed Producers of Medical Cannabis under Health Canada's Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR).
The Association's mission is to act as the national voice for our members in their promotion of industry standards; support the development, growth and integrity of the regulated cannabis industry; and serve as an important resource on issues related to the safe and responsible use of cannabis for medical and non-medical purposes.
Members of Cannabis Canada share a philosophy of both patient-centric care and improved public health, and are committed to product safety and quality, secure and reliable access and the promotion of the safe and healthful use of cannabis.
About James E. Wagner Cultivation
JWC is a family business, founded on family values. Our passion for growing is obvious in our product, and the lives of our patients. As we move forward as a Licensed Producer under the ACMPR, it is our goal to continue to help patients by providing clean, consistent medical cannabis products.
SOURCE Cannabis Canada Association
For further information: Colette Rivet, Executive Director, Cannabis Canada Association, [email protected], 613-407-1080