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Tilray Receives 1st Cannabis Cultivation License in Germany Under New Regulations

The company’s Aphria RX facility will experience a five-fold increase in product and cultivate 31 strains to enhance patient access across the country.

MariMed Doubles Cannabis Cultivation Flower Capacity in Maryland Facility

The company planted seedlings in its new grow rooms, which will propel retail and wholesale product distribution during the fourth quarter of 2024.

Cost efficiency in marijuana cultivation: Q&A with veteran grower Justin Sheffield

Veteran cultivator Justin Sheffield discusses lessons he learned growing outdoor hemp by the acre and marijuana by the square foot, such as maximizing efficiencies and pest control. Cost efficiency in marijuana cultivation: Q&A with veteran grower Justin Sheffield...

9 US Senators Urge VA to Expand Access to Medical Cannabis for America’s Veterans

Sen. Jeff Merkley led the group in a letter to U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Denis McDonough following the DEA’s rescheduling recommendation.

Ohio Issues 1st Batch of Adult-Use Cannabis Certificates, Igniting the Market

The state’s regulators approved certificates of operation for four cultivators and six processors, officially allowing them to supply the adult-use market.

Funds transferred to beneficiaries of state’s adult-use cannabis program

This week, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) transferred $10,918,344 in funds generated by Missouri’s adult use marijuana program to agencies as outlined in Article XIV, Section 2, of the Missouri Constitution. Recipient agencies of adult...

FDA, FTC continue joint effort to protect consumers against companies illegally selling copycat Delta-8 THC food products

  FDA, FTC Issue Warning Letters to Companies Selling Food Products Containing Delta-8 THC That Mimic Chips, Candies and Snacks from Popular National Brands Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued warning letters to...

MO hikes allowable amount of vitamin E acetate, culprit in marijuana vape crisis

Missouri regulators have raised the allowable limit for vitamin E acetate in regulated marijuana products from 0.2 parts per million to 5 parts per million, sparking concern from stakeholders including the state's chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of...

Timeless Vapes launches Artist Legacy collaboration with Nyla Lee

The Timeless Artist Legacy Program celebrates the intersections of cannabis, community and culture Timeless Vapes (“Timeless” or the “Company”), a lifestyle brand leading the way in cannabis culture, today announced its latest Artist Legacy Collaboration with Nyla...

DHSS allows 25 times more toxic Vitamin E Acetate in legal marijuana

  Missouri NORML is very concerned about the fact that the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Cannabis Regulation, has revised the rules concerning testing of cannabis concentrates and other marijuana products sold in the state of Missouri...

MO Hemp Trade Association welcomes Brooklyn Hill as new Board Member and Vice President

 The MO Hemp Trade Association (MOHTA) is excited to announce the appointment of Brooklyn Hill as a new board member and her election as Vice President of the MOHTA. Brooklyn’s extensive experience in the hemp industry and her dedication to advancing hemp-related...

California Recalls More Cannabis Products Due to Deadly Pesticide

The state’s Department of Cannabis Control issued mandatory recalls for Kush Collective vape products, citing the presence of chlorfenapyr.

Kentucky Governor Urges DEA to Reschedule: ‘The Jury is No Longer Out on Marijuana’

Gov. Andy Beshear wrote a letter to DEA Administrator Anne Milgram expressing his support for reclassifying cannabis to a Schedule III substance.

FTC, FDA Send Cease-and-Desist Letters to 5 Companies Selling Delta-8 THC Products Appealing to Children

The federal agencies called out the firms for putting kids’ health at risk for the sake of profit.

Ohio Initiates Next Step to Kick-Start Adult-Use Cannabis Program

The state’s Division of Cannabis Control is in the process of issuing certificates of operation to cultivators to supply adult-use cannabis.

Wyld Launches Edibles Brand In New York

Wyld, one of the top 5 cannabis brands in the U.S., has expanded its best-selling product offerings into New York. The edibles company now has a footprint in 14 U.S. markets and Canada.

SNDL Initiates Overhead Restructuring, Operational Adjustments Impacting 106 Employees

The project is expected to deliver more than $20 million in annualized cost savings driven primarily by the optimization of corporate overhead spending.

30,000+ Comments Submitted on DEA’s Proposed Rescheduling Rule

As the public comment period nears an end, comments are continuing to flood in.

Ascend Wellness Holdings Signs Definitive Agreements to Issue $235 Million of Senior Secured Notes

The company secured funding with a 12.75% coupon and a five-year term; the net proceeds will refinance an existing term loan.

New York on Pace to Sell $520M of Cannabis in 2024; Could Crack $700M

The state’s recent sales boom features weekly store openings and increased enforcements efforts, marking a U-turn from a dismal 2023.

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JUNE

12 – Cannabis Bootcamp: Breaking into the Industry – Presented by Coco & Cannabis Care Team – University of Missouri Columbia Hampton Inn,  Columbia MO

AUGUST

11 & 12 – MoCann BizCon+ EXPO 2021 by Midwest Canna Expos – Union Station,  St.Louis MO

SEPTEMBER

22 & 23 – Midwest Cannabis Business Conference by NCIA – TCF Center,  Detroit MI

24 – Cannapaloosa  – 2393 Birds Nest Rd,  Steelville MO – 6:00p – 12:00a

OCTOBER

20-22 – MJBizCon 2021 – Las Vegas Convention Center,  Las Vegas NV

DECEMBER

15-17 – NCIA’s 7th Annual Cannabis Business Summit & Expo – Moscone Center,  San Francisco CA

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