June 2019

In the southern Oregon town of Takilma — a longtime hippie enclave just above the California border in the foothills of the Siskiyou Mountains — one farm is focused on developing new strains of cannabis. Their mission is not to breed for maximum THC or any particularly trendy flavor expression, but to create strains with […]

In 2015, Texas joined a handful of other states in adopting an approach to medical cannabis that legalizes it… but just barely. Still intact today, the Texas Compassionate Use Act only allows for the legal use of cannabis oil with trace amounts of THC. To qualify, patients must have severe epilepsy and receive approval from […]

CannTrust Establishes U.S. Operations VAUGHAN, ON, June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Today, CannTrust Holdings Inc. (“CannTrust” or the “Company”, TSX: TRST, NYSE: CTST), a federally regulated licensed producer of medical and recreational cannabis with more than 72,000 patients in Canada, announced that it is establishing operations in the United States (“U.S.”), starting in the State […]

The number of full-time cannabis employees in the United States is expected to grow 34% in 2019 over the previous year, with the potential to top 200,000 workers. That’s more than the number of flight attendants in the U.S. and more than double the number of veterinarians. The newly released 2019 Marijuana Business Factbook estimates […]

New license allows Geyser to add cannabis to existing healthcare brands VANCOUVER, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ – Geyser Brands Inc. (TSXV:GYSR) (“Geyser Brands” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce to its shareholders that the Company’s wholly owned Licensed Producer, 0957102 B.C. Ltd. dba Apothecary Botanicals, successfully received a coveted Standard Processing License from Health Canada. […]

As the FOMC meeting progresses, markets seem cautious. After rising 0.97% yesterday on easing trade tensions and a growing tribe of rate cut hopefuls, the SP 500 is trading on the sidelines today. Here’s what a cut today could mean for these stocks. … read more at: https://marketrealist.com/2019/06/canopy-growth-expands-its-product-offering-adds-oral-thins/

One of the best things about cannabis is the act of sharing it with others. With that in mind, we’ve crafted a gift guide with that includes suggestions from across the varying aspects of the pot lovers’ lifestyle. Spread the joy of cannabis this season, as ganja generosity brings us all closer together. RADICAL READS […]