Legal Marijuana

Entrepreneurs

She Left Wall Street to Build Her Own Cannabis Empire

Beth Stavola discovered her real passion is helping patients and creating great cannabis jobs, not shuffling equities on Wall Street.
Investing

Amateur Investors are Bullish About Cannabis. That Has the Pros a Little Worried.

The cannabis industry is certain to grow. That company you own shares in is not.
Veterans

Congress May at Last Allow VA Doctors to Prescribe Marijuana to Veterans

About 60 percent of vets returning from Iraq and Afghanistan return home with chronic pain to a medical system that only gives them opioids.
Small Businesses

The Canna-pocalypse of Small Brands Is Upon Us - But All Is Not Lost

Dig in now or risk being swept away by the coming corporate tsunami.
Cannabis 101

An Introduction to the Big Business of Cannabis Seeds

Cannabis seeds can produce widely different plants. And in anticipation of national legalization, the market is evolving quietly, but quickly.
Immigration

The Feds Decree There Is No Legal Marijuana Use for Immigrants

Marijuana prohibition remains what is has always been -- a tool to oppress the marginalized.
Personal Health

New Study Finds People Who Use Marijuana Weigh Less Than Those Who Don't

The munchies are real but, even stoned, people can choose good food instead of junk food.
Legal Marijuana

7 Statistics Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Legal Cannabis and CBD

Public opinion and consumer preference for cannabis over Big Pharma are powerful forces shaping the cannabis market.
Legal Marijuana

The Politics of Reforming Federal Marijuana Laws Increasingly Favors the Reformers

Business interests and public opinion clearly favor ending prohibition but the status quo still has a lot of momentum.
Social Entrepreneurship

Cannabis Professionals Are Tackling the Industry's Big Issues

The responsible professionals building the cannabis industry are not dodging the social issues inherent with the normalization of marijuana.
Mergers and Acquisitions

Canopy Growth Is Likely Just the First Big Player to Bet on US Ending Prohibition

Canopy's acquisition of Acreage contingent on US legalization is probably just the first such deal as the industry grows increasingly confident prohibition will soon end.
Agritech

How the Green Rush Is Accelerating the Revolution In Smart Farming Technologies

The technology used now to grow cannabis year-round will help grow food year-round in the not-too-distant future.
Legal Marijuana

Licensing Snafu Could Cost California Cannabis Growers Thousands in Lost Revenue, Possible Shutdowns

California is the world's largest legal marijuana market but nobody is claiming it is the best regulated.
Cannabis

7 Stats to Know About Legal Cannabis and CBD This 4/20

It's not the outlaw celebration it once was, but that was the goal all along, wasn't it?