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Pennsylvania to add medical cannabis business...
by John Schroyer on March 22, 2018 at 8:00 pm
One of the hottest new U.S. medical marijuana markets just opened up to more businesses. Pennsylvania’s Department of Health announced Thursday it will begin accepting new applications for […]
Marijuana monopoly ‘detrimental’ to...
by Matt Lamers on March 22, 2018 at 7:03 pm
Ontario’s plan to lock private owners out of the retail recreational marijuana market may run counter to the nation’s objective for legalization, according to a new analysis of the […]
Massachusetts’ recreational marijuana market...
by Omar Sacirbey on March 22, 2018 at 5:05 pm
Massachusetts’ looming recreational marijuana market has the potential to be one of the most prosperous in the nation. Under rules finalized this month, cannabis entrepreneurs face no license […]
Maine’s largest hemp grower eyes blueberry...
by Kristen Nichols on March 22, 2018 at 4:06 pm
The largest hemp cultivator in Maine has identified a former blueberry processing plant as its future extraction site. Future Farm Maine – a subsidiary of Vancouver, British Columbia-based […]
New federal budget bill includes medical...
by John Schroyer on March 22, 2018 at 2:53 pm
A key federal law that prohibits the Department of Justice from using federal funds to prosecute medical marijuana companies looks likely to remain in place under a new federal budget deal reportedly […]
Feds revoke cannabis business owner’s airport...
by Bart Schaneman on March 22, 2018 at 12:00 pm
An established cannabis attorney in Southern California recently lost his preferred airport security clearance for being a marijuana business owner. According to The Orange County Register, […]
Women fight ‘bro culture’ to make it in...
by Matt Lamers on March 22, 2018 at 10:30 am
Jenna Valleriani, a Ph.D. and advocate for drug policy reform in the Canadian cannabis industry, recently compiled a list of women in marijuana that went viral on Twitter. The final tally: 40 names. […]
Arkansas judge tosses medical marijuana growing...
by Bart Schaneman on March 21, 2018 at 8:58 pm
An Arkansas judge on Wednesday struck down the state’s decision to issue its first licenses to grow medical marijuana, ruling that the process for awarding the permits and the rankings of […]
Canada hemp farmers blame overproduction for...
by Kristen Nichols on March 21, 2018 at 7:50 pm
Hemp farmers in Canada say overproduction is depressing prices for seeds. The Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance told the Commodity News Service that Canadian seed prices have fallen from about 75 Canadian […]
Regulatory switch will cost Washington state...
by Bart Schaneman on March 21, 2018 at 6:01 pm
Cannabis businesses in Washington state will need to pay an annual fee of $895 to produce cannabis-infused edibles starting next month. The new charge stems from a special license endorsement that […]