Wednesday, February 19, 2020
texas-cannabis-college
The Lone Star State has been especially harsh in the past on marijuana use, cultivation, and possession, but recent efforts have made cannabis more accessible to its residents. If you live in Texas and want to participate in Texas’ stringent medical market, it’s helpful to learn all about Texas’ medical marijuana laws, medicinal uses of…
dea-to-grow-3.2-million-grams-of-cannabis-in-2020
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) plans to grow 3,200,000 grams of cannabis for research purposes in 2020. This is a 30 percent increase from how much they authorized in 2019 . The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) in the United States grows all of its marijuana each year in one federally licensed cultivation facility which is…
los-angeles-update-social-equity-deadline-reminder
  Individuals interested in Phase 3 Retail and Delivery licensing must submit SEP eligibility verification documents for review by DCR Staff.     Why must I complete the SEP Applicant Eligibility Verification Process? In order to be eligible to apply in Round 1, Round 2 and the Delivery Pilot in Phase 3, potential social equity…
how-to-become-an-accountant-in-the-cannabis-industry
Ever wondered How to Become an Accountant in the Cannabis Industry? If you don’t already know, there is a growing wave in the legal marijuana industry and it continues to be like that as more states come on board. As a professional or entry level worker, there is always a place for you in the…
3-recreational-cannabis-shops-to-open-in-michigan-on-december-1st
Michigan is set to have 3 recreational cannabis stores to open on December 1st. The state issued recreational cannabis licenses to an additional 2 businesses in Ann Arbor Michigan and customers will be able to shop at them on December 1st.  Michigan expects many more recreational cannabis shops to open within 2020 in Michigan as…
il-made-nearly-40-million-during-first-month-of-pot-sales
  Illinois retailers made nearly $40 million during the first month of pot sales. According to a news release from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Illinois dispensaries made $39,247,840.83. $30.6 million was spent by residents, while $8.6 million came from out-of-state customers. Illinois Marijuana Sales Are Booming January was the first month…
michigans-first-day-recreational-cannabis-sales-are-strong
It’s no surprise that Michigan’s first-day recreational cannabis sales were strong this past Sunday, Dec. 1, marking the inauguration of the state’s adult-use market. Starting at 10 a.m., a few lucky customers got a chance to purchase from a legal, albeit limited, inventory of cannabis flower and cannabis-infused products.   Michigan voters passed Proposal 1…
ohio-medical-board-delays-ruling-on-medical-marijuana-for-anxiety-and-autism
Ohio residents’ hope for legal recreational marijuana was thwarted after a proposed constitutional amendment failed to make the 2019 ballot. In lieu of cannabis legalization, the State Medical Board of Ohio took a look at multiple proposal additions to the current list of 21 qualifying conditions in January. Among the conditions considered were opioid addiction,…
dea-to-grow-3.2-million-grams-of-cannabis-in-2020
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) plans to grow 3,200,000 grams of cannabis for research purposes in 2020. This is a 30 percent increase from how much they authorized in 2019 . The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) in the United States grows all of its marijuana each year in one federally licensed cultivation facility which is…
public-health-concern-amp-the-illicit-market-california8217s-new-policies
Over recent months, the introduction of a new legislature regulating cannabis policy in California reflects an essential need for more legally licensed businesses in the state. Estimated to report over $3 Billion in sales for 2019, consumer demand is indisputable. California is home to the largest cannabis market in the nation and the world. Growing…