The maker of Budweiser is exploring getting into the marijuana drink business.

Anheuser-Busch InBev, which manufactures Budweiser and is the world's leading brewer, and Canadian pharmaceutical and cannabis company Tilray announced Wednesday they are each investing $50 million into researching non-alcoholic drinks containing cannabis elements tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) in the Canadian market.

The Belgium-based AB InBev will participate in the study through a subsidiary, Labatt Breweries of Canada. 

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Ben Tobin ~ USAToday.com ~

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