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Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana Sues State to Ease Ballot Requirements

Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana, which is moving forward with a grassroots effort to get two medical cannabis legalization initiatives on the state’s November ballot after losing two of its major donors, has now sued the state to ease its ballot requirements.The...

Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana Sues State to Ease Ballot Requirements

Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana, which is moving forward with a grassroots effort to get two medical cannabis legalization initiatives on the state’s November ballot after losing two of its major donors, has now sued the state to ease its ballot requirements.The...

Rhode Island Senate, House Lawmakers Align on Cannabis Legalization; Votes Expected

As 2022 legislative sessions have ended for roughly half of state legislatures in the U.S., adult-use cannabis legalization proposals have remained unfinished business.  Rhode Island is on course to change that. House and Senate lawmakers sponsoring companion...

Rhode Island Senate, House Lawmakers Align on Cannabis Legalization; Votes Expected

As 2022 legislative sessions have ended for roughly half of state legislatures in the U.S., adult-use cannabis legalization proposals have remained unfinished business.  Rhode Island is on course to change that. House and Senate lawmakers sponsoring companion...

Vermont Regulators Issue First Adult-Use Cannabis Cultivation License

After missing a May 1 deadline to begin issuing licenses to entrepreneurs hoping to participate in Vermont’s forthcoming adult-use cannabis market, the state’s Cannabis Control Board awarded its first cultivation license May 16.Regulators issued the license to an...

Vermont Regulators Issue First Adult-Use Cannabis Cultivation License

After missing a May 1 deadline to begin issuing licenses to entrepreneurs hoping to participate in Vermont’s forthcoming adult-use cannabis market, the state’s Cannabis Control Board awarded its first cultivation license May 16.Regulators issued the license to an...

Oklahoma Governor Signs Legislation to Increase Funding for Medical Cannabis Enforcement, Crack Down on Illegal Sales

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt has signed legislation to increase funding for medical cannabis enforcement and crack down on illegal sales in the state.One of the bills recently signed into law will provide grant funding for county sheriffs to dedicate a full-time deputy...

Ohio Issues 70 New Medical Cannabis Dispensary Licenses

Ohio officials have followed through on plans to more than double the state’s current number of medical cannabis dispensaries, announcing this week that they have approved 70 new retail licenses that were issued through a lottery.The Ohio Board of Pharmacy, which...

Cannabis in a New Lite

  The cannabis industry is ablaze. The Green Rush is upon us. The market is getting bigger and the target audiences for each product are getting smaller. Literally and figuratively. Over the past 10 years, nearly every state has made progress in opening a marketplace...

Flora Growth Appoints Holly Bell as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., and TORONTO, May 16, 2022 – PRESS RELEASE – Flora Growth Corp., a leading all-outdoor cultivator, manufacturer and distributor of global cannabis products and brands, announced the appointment of regulatory veteran Holly Bell as Vice President...

Finding Success Through Diversity: Q&A With Dragonfly Wellness’ Narith Panh

After a life-changing tragedy struck his family, Narith Panh, chief operating officer (COO)  of Utah-based, vertically integrated medical cannabis company Dragonfly Wellness, entered the cannabis industry on a mission to help families find relief through this...

Delaware Governor Indicates Openness to Cannabis Decriminalization, Nothing Further

Delaware Democratic Gov. John Carney reaffirmed his opposition to adult-use cannabis legalization but expressed receptiveness for decriminalization on May 16. His comments came after the Democratic-controlled Delaware General Assembly sent a decriminalization bill to...

Fig Farms Wins Indoor Flower Category and Indoor Flower Breeder’s Cup at Emerald Cup

At the May 14 Emerald Cup, Fig Farms received an award for 1st Place Indoor Flower and won the Indoor Flower Breeder’s Cup, according to a press release.The California cultivator was founded in 2016 by legacy farmers and breeders Keith and Chloe Healy, per the...

KIZMET debuts new handcrafted small batch cannabis-infused dark chocolate sea salt caramels & announces a new partnership with MANA Supply Co.

  MANA Supply Co., the manufacturing arm of Noah’s Arc Foundation, a  multi-state cannabis operator in Missouri, Colorado and Maryland announced today its’ new partnership and availability of the cannabis-infused small-batch chocolates line KIZMET from local...

CannaCraft Brands Take First Prize in 4 Categories and “Best in Show” at the 2022 Emerald Cup

Santa Rosa, CA – May 16, 2022 –  CannaCraft, a large-scale cannabis manufacturer based in Northern California, is honored to announce their multiple first place award wins in the 18th annual Emerald Cup.Dubbed as the “Academy Awards of Cannabis,” the prestigious...

California Growers Remain Optimistic Amid Encroaching Market Obstacles

Full Moon Farms Another spring planting season for California’s legal cannabis growers is a time for optimism, an outlook curbed by a bevy of issues holding back the industry from its full potential.Operators interviewed by Cannabis Business Times pointed to an...

Nature’s Medicines partners with Cheech & Chong to launch exclusive cannabis products

  Nature’s Medicines announces the launch of two new, exclusive product lines from the godfathers of ganja themselves, Cheech Marin & Tommy Chong. Launching this month, exclusively at Nature’s Medicines locations in Arizona and New Mexico are cannabis lines: Tommy...

JumpLights Unveils ‘Catalyst’ Under Canopy LED Grow Light

Gaithersburg, Maryland - May 16, 2022 - PRESS RELEASE: JumpLights, Inc., a Maryland-based provider of horticultural lighting solutions, has unveiled the Catalyst Under Canopy Light, an LED lighting system that targets premium flower growth below the canopy. This...

Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors Considers Higher Level Permit for Cannabis Cultivation

Leaders in California’s Santa Barbara County are considering a new ordinance that would require a higher level of permit for those looking to grow cannabis in all unincorporated inland areas, according to the Santa Maria Times.The Planning Commission voted 5-0 on May...

22nd Century Group Acquires GVB Biopharma

BUFFALO, New York, May 16, 2022 - PRESS RELEASE - 22nd Century Group., an agricultural biotechnology company dedicated to improving human health with reduced nicotine tobacco, hemp/cannabis and hops advanced plant technology, announced the acquisition of privately...

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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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