Canadian entrepreneurs cooking up edible pot products despite legalization delay

Yannick Craigwell doesn’t need to guess how large the Canadian appetite will be for edible pot once it’s legal. He already knows that it’s huge.

The Vancouver entrepreneur whips up marijuana-infused cookies, brownies and fudge that he sells online through his company Treats and Treats.

“Once it becomes legal, I think the only thing that’s going to change is you’re going to get the people who were raised to think … ‘Weed is bad, it’s the devil’s lettuce,’ and they’re going to be open to trying,” he said.

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“It’s not really anything to be afraid of, but we are stigmatized by the laws that we have on the books.”

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Yannick Craigwell shows off some of his edible marijuana baked treats in Vancouver.

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