December 2018

Hundreds of new laws are set to go into effect at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Day, including a a pot-related measure that adds all synthetic cannabinoids to the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Senate Bill 2341 classifies synthetic substances as dangerous Schedule I drugs if they haven’t beed approved by the U.S. Food […]

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The crowded California festival scene gets another contender in 2019, and it’s coming from an unlikely source. Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has announced The Kind Music Festival, an all-ages “pop-up” that embraces the state’s updated cannabis regulations. Taking place on February 23rd, the event will be held at the Tyson Ranch Resort, a 420-acre (nice) entertainment […]

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Stock photo The county is considering possible code changes affecting cannabis growing operations. Would apply to parcel sizes, light pollution impacts By Marcy Stamper Marijuana operations — farms, processors and retail outlets — are permitted outright in Rural 5 and Rural 20 zones, which have minimum lot sizes of 5 and 20 acres; and in agricultural, industrial and rural […]

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While the mega-marijuana websites of the world like Leafly and Weedmaps serve as go-to resources for finding strain and dispensary reviews, it’s more often than not a challenge to find the exact information you’re seeking. Enter Smokey Town — a Basalt-based startup that provides an in-depth database of every strain found on shelf at dispensaries […]

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Hundreds of new laws are set to go into effect at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Day, including a pair of pot-related measures that add all synthetic cannabinoids to the Illinois Controlled Substances Act and create certification requirements for people working in the state’s pot industry. Senate Bill 2341 classifies synthetic substances as […]

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You’d think that 2018 would have been a huge year for Canadian marijuana stocks. The recreational marijuana market in Canada launched in October. Several Canadian growers experienced revenue growth from the German medical marijuana market. New markets opened, including the United Kingdom, which legalized medical cannabis this year. But despite all the good news, most […]

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Continuing to expand internationally, MJardin Group Inc. (CSE: MJAR) just announced that they have been granted a license to sell marijuana from Health Canada for their 32,000 sq. ft. cannabis cultivation facility in Brampton, Ontario. Under the terms of the license, MJardin can now supply cannabis products to provincial governments as well as retail outlets across the […]

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