Scugog is a town in the Regional Municipality of Durham, Ontario, Canada. It had a population of 23,068 at the 2016 census. Scugog is bounded by Lake Scugog to the north and by the Scugog River to the south. The primary industry in Scugog is agriculture. Secondary industries include tourism and manufacturing. Agriculture consists mostly of cash crops such as tobacco, corn, soybeans, and wheat. There are also many horse farms and poultry farms. Tourism is focused on Scugog’s many lakes, which attract fishermen and boaters from all over Ontario during the summer months. The manufacturing sector consists primarily of food processing plants and furniture factories.
The first cannabis store in Scugog
The first cannabis store in Scugog is set to open in early 2019 – GasDank. The store will be located on Main Street, in the heart of Scugog’s downtown core. The store will sell a variety of cannabis products, including dried flower, edibles, and concentrates. The store will also offer a wide range of accessories, such as pipes and bongs.
The opening of the Scugog cannabis store is sure to bring more tourism to the town, as well as provide a boost to the local economy. So far, the reaction from Scugog residents has been overwhelmingly positive. Many are excited to finally have access to legal cannabis in their town.