Constellation is the maker of Corona and Modelo beer.

Constellation Brands is taking a $4-billion bet on marijuana.

The Victor-based company raised its stake in the Canadian cannabis producer, Canopy Growth, from just under 10-percent to about 38-percent.

Constellation is the maker of Corona and Modelo beer.

The company previously announced plans to sell cannabis-infused drinks but has no plans to sell marijuana in the U.S. until it is legal at all government levels.