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Though patient advocates are happy to see an end to formal prohibition, BC Compassion Club society founder Hilary Black, public health researcher Stephanie Lake, and Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana founder Jonathan Zaid say the MED community still has much work to do, and many concerns to address.
In order for craft growers to break into the micro-cultivation market, they need to determine whether their genetics are contaminated. Distributors, meanwhile, must decide on a universal measure of flower quality. Both tasks present serious and necessary challenges.