Cannabis shortages appeared almost immediately after recreational marijuana was legalized in Canada four months ago.

Provincial distributors blamed producers and federal regulators. One expert says the shortage could last five years. 

As Canada's nascent cannabis industry continues to experience growing pains, one expert, George Robinson, who runs the cannabis firm RavenQuest, told CTV News Canada the shortages could last for five years.

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Karen Graham ~ DigitalJournal.com

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