• Nevada Recreational Rollout Still on Schedule for July 1
    Las Vegas, Nevada has long been associated with indulging in vices that are forbidden back home. For Sin City visitors flying into The Strip from states or countries without decriminalization, recreational cannabis is about to become a major attraction. For the thrill-seeking traveler, Las Vegas’s allures are many: Gambling, a ... read more
    Source: Cannabis NowPublished on 2017-06-27By Chris Roberts
  • Puerto Rico: Young Generation Creating an Island of Cannabis Opportunity
    I’m an hour and one tequila into a cocktail party in San Juan when I meet the duo who call themselves the “canna-hoods” of Puerto Rico. This is technically a business party, a reception for press and presenters attending tomorrow’s AgroHack conference (a tech-agriculture-sustainability mashup), so they’re introduced to me ... read more
    Source: 420 IntelPublished on 2017-06-27By Marijuana News
  • Marin County’s ‘Godmother of Marijuana’ Is Back in Business
    She’s baaaaaack! Lynette “Bluesetta” Shaw is a first-generation pioneer of California’s massive medical marijuana market. Her decades-long legal saga is finally ending and her groundbreaking dispensary, which was shut down in 2011, is back in business — under the same permit. Mayberry, on acid — that’s how Fairfax, California is ... read more
    Source: Cannabis NowPublished on 2017-06-26By Chris Roberts
  • Medical marijuana grow facility wins MVC approval in MA
    The Martha’s Vineyard Commission has approved what may become the Island’s first facility for growing, testing and packaging medical marijuana. Geoff Rose, owner of Patient Centric of Martha’s Vineyard, plans to share space in a 7,200-square-foot building on Dr. Fisher Road in West Tisbury. The building itself, planned by Big ... read more
    Source: 420 IntelPublished on 2017-06-26By Marijuana News
  • Smokus Focus: Get Up Close and Personal With Your Pot
    For cannaisseurs who want to get a closer look at their flowers, the Smokus Focus line of porducts offers a simple, convenient storage option that also does exactly that. With all the effort being put into the cultivation of cannabis — and the phenomenally beautiful product that often results from ... read more
    Source: Cannabis NowPublished on 2017-06-24By Cannabis Now Sponsor
  • Help with the Hunt: Find the Right Cannabis Products
    New apps are designed to help locate strains, products and secure a medical marijuana recommendation. Finding cannabis products you love can be complicated. But if you are sensitive to the differences between cannabis products, finding the right marijuana can be a crucial step in getting medicated. Even in states like ... read more
    Source: Cannabis NowPublished on 2017-06-23By Emily Earlenbaugh
  • THE MINT DISPENSARY: A Store You Can Bank On
    Although The Mint Dispensary has only had its doors open for a few weeks, word on the street is that this is the place to invest in. The store is easy to find due to its convenient location, and the check-in process is quick and painless. The humble medical setting ... read more
    Source: Dope MagazinePublished on 2017-06-23By Jesse Perry
  • Once a medical-marijuana refugee, Addyson Benton has come back to Ohio
    Addyson Benton has come home. To celebrate, her parents Heather and Adam Benton threw a bash June 17 for Addyson’s sixth birthday at EnterTrainment Junction, with pizza, cake, presents, grandparents, relatives and friends. Addyson and a young pal walked hand in hand around the venue, with Addyson smiling and pointing ... read more
    Source: 420 IntelPublished on 2017-06-23By Marijuana News
  • Jr. Gong Brings Even More Heat With Cannabis Activism
    To promote his upcoming ‘Stony Hill’ album, Damian Marley is releasing a video series featuring testimonials from medical cannabis patients. Bob Marley’s youngest son has significantly turned up the notch on his cannabis activism. Not only has Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley made recent waves with his announcement to transform a ... read more
    Source: Cannabis NowPublished on 2017-06-22By Ellen Holland
  • Pennsylvania Announces First Round of Medical Marijuana Permits
    The Department of Health announced the winners of 12 grower/processor permits as part of Pennsylvania's nascent medical marijuana industry. John Collins, director of the state's Office of Medical Marijuana, said the department received 457 applications in total, including 177 prospective grower/processors and 280 for dispensaries. The 12 grower/processor permit awardees are included ... read more
    Source: 420 IntelPublished on 2017-06-21By Marijuana News
  • HelloMD Announces Partnership with Medical Cannabis Provider PharmaCannis
    Collaboration will begin immediately in New York State with additional states to follow. HelloMD, the nation's largest community of medical cannabis patients, experts, and trusted brands, announced today that they have partnered with PharmaCannis, a multi-region, vertically integrated medical cannabis provider. The two companies will work together to provide a ... read more
    Source: 420 IntelPublished on 2017-06-21By Marijuana News
  • Clark County cannabis market booming
    It’s been three years since Clark County’s first cannabis businesses appeared, and this corner of Southwest Washington has grown into the fifth largest cannabis market in the state, according to sales and excise taxes collected. What started out as a chaotic industry with major supply-side issues has dramatically changed ... read more
    Source: Cannabis ChroniclesPublished on 2017-06-20By Cannabis Chronicles
  • BUD AND BLOOM: Redefining Retail Cannabis
    The Place Located in Orange County’s capital city of cannabis, Bud and Bloom has brought a new level of sophistication to Santa Ana. The shop opened on Black Friday of 2016, and has quickly created a serious buzz in the community. The shop itself radiates with pure taste, from the ... read more
    Source: Dope MagazinePublished on 2017-06-20By R. Burke
  • Cannabis Season Week 8: Events and Dispensary Touring Continues
    Cannabis Season – Week 8 This week includes the Veterans BBQ on Sunday and the Memorial Day Sesh on Monday, both being held at the NW Cannabis Club.  On Friday Ms. Jeni Wren is performing at Barrio on SE Foster, and Saturday finds me attending a social consumption dinner at ... read more
    Source: The Weed BlogPublished on 2017-06-19By RedHat Ralph
  • Maui Grown Therapies aims to start medical marijuana sales in mid-July
    Small, white-colored outgrowths from a Maui Grown Therapies cannabis flower, known as Trichomes, can be seen inside the company’s Kula production center. The crystallike hairs contain all the active compounds of cannabis plants. -- Maui Grown Therapies photo July 17 is the target date for Maui Grown Therapies to begin ... read more
    Source: 420 IntelPublished on 2017-06-19By Marijuana News