There are literally hundreds of applications for cannabis cultivation licenses awaiting approval from Health Canada, writes Calvin Hughes. And if they all get put through, it would mean way more weed than Canada would ever need.

At the end of 2018 there were nearly 840 applications pending in a Health Canada backlog to open new cannabis cultivation sites. And while the country is currently facing down a huge supply chain issue, some analysts fear that licensing all those new sites wouldn't actually make things any better.

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