Experts at MJBizConNEXT highlight cannabis industry

Experts at MJBizConNEXT highlight cannabis industry

Anat Baron, CEO of Stashwall, delivers her keynote address to kick off MJBizConNEXT. (Photo by Niki Chanthavong) While there is still a long way to go before cannabis becomes totally mainstream, we may be seeing the end of the Wild West for marijuana businesses. This overarching theme permeated predictions for …

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Six arrested in Viotia cannabis plantation raid

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Police have unraveled a gang that grew large quantities of cannabis in a remote location in the region of Viotia, central Greece. Six people were arrested during a police operation in an area called Viliza Stefanis which started on Monday and ended on Tuesday morning. Authorities said on Wednesday that …

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Oregon Is About to OK Cannabis Exports. What’s Next?

Oregon Is About to OK Cannabis Exports. What’s Next?

Oregon’s Legislature made history this week by passing the nation’s first cannabis export bill, a measure designed to allow Oregon to send cannabis products across state lines. Senate Bill 582 now goes to the governor’s office, where Gov. Kate Brown is expected to sign it. “The future of this industry …

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Quebec cannabis sales totalled $71 million in first year

Quebec cannabis sales totalled $71 million in first year

MONTREAL — Quebec’s provincially operated cannabis shops made $71 million in sales in their first year and sold the most cannabis in the country in terms of dollars and volume, but they still posted a $4.9-million loss to be covered by the provincial government. The provincial cannabis corporation — known as the SQDC — said …

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The Legalities Of Hemp And Cannabis In Idaho

The Legalities Of Hemp And Cannabis In Idaho

A nearly 7,000-pound load of a green, leafy substance the Idaho State Police intercepted last month at a checkpoint near Boise is staying put in the Gem State. That’s despite a court filing by the company claiming the plants are industrial hemp. Click ‘play’ to hear the audio version of …

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