Legal Marijuana

Legal Marijuana

Why THCV Might Be The Next Big Thing In Weed

Early research shows that THCV produces a different effect than normal THC, and it could help with a number of health issues.
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The DEA Is (Maybe) Starting To Move Forward On Offering Better Marijuana For Research

The DEA has accepted applications for three years from cultivators who want to grow weed for research - now they say they're moving forward with them.
Legal Marijuana

Researchers Overwhelm Canadian Government With Marijuana Research Requests

After becoming just the second country to legalize marijuana nationwide, Canada has the potential to lead the world in cannabis research - if they can cut the bureaucratic red tape.
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Curaleaf and Surterra Are Top Spenders On Federal Marijuana Lobbying

A look at which companies are investing the most on The Hill.
Opinion

We Are Nearing the End of Cannabis Prohibition

If the history of alcohol regulation is any guide.
Growth Strategies

How to Use Tech and the Web to Exploit Cannabis-Industry Margins

Legal hurdles don't mean you can't have skin in the game.
Cost Cutting

Here's How to Reduce the Cost of Cannabis for Consumers

Consumers could be saving money while cultivators extract higher profits.
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New Study: Adult-Use Cannabis Availability Reduces Opioid Deaths

A study found that opioid deaths were reduced by more than 20% in areas with legal cannabis.
cannabis retail

How to Staff a Cannabis Retail Operation

Here's an in-depth look at 5 of the key roles a cannabis retailer should fill.
Legal Marijuana

New York Governor Signs Bill Decriminalizing Cannabis Possession

The decriminalization of small amounts of cannabis is significant progress for social justice initiatives.
Celebrity Entrepreneurs

Post Malone Launches Shaboink Hemp Pre-Rolls and Announces Partnership With Icon Farms and Sherbinskis

Post Malone, singer and founder of hemp and cannabis brand Shaboink, announced a new product: American-grown hemp pre-rolls.
Cannabis

Research: Most U.S. Cannabis Cultivators Choose to Compete on Quality Rather Than Cost (Chart)

Many wholesale growers are focusing on cannabis quality, though market forces tend to favor those who reliably supply low-cost cannabis.
Investing

There Is a Lot to Learn Before Investing in Cannabis

Cannabis investment opportunities are vast, and mostly brand new to even veteran investors.
Cannabis

Jim Belushi Is Launching a Blues Brothers Cannabis Brand in Illinois

He's an Illinois native who has been growing pot in Oregon. Not that Illinois legalized he's bringing what he's learned back home.