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Missouri Cannabis Sales Already Outpacing Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Others

Since launching an adult-use program in early February, Missouri has put $350 million of cannabis sales in the books.

How Jushi’s Aaron Vickles Works: Cannabis Workspace

Vickles shares his background in the cannabis space and how he got to present day, as well as his favorite cultivation tools and advice for other growers.

8 Considerations For a Lighting Retrofit

Why an LED retrofit to maximize yields and lower operating costs is crucial in a challenging market.

New York Governor Signs Legislation to Crack Down on Illicit Cannabis Market as Part of State Budget

The Office of Cannabis Management can now seize product and seek injunctions to close illicit shops, and the Department of Taxation and Finance can issue fines of up to $20,000 per day.

‘Feel Confident in Opening Up a Dispensary’: Q&A With Mary & Main’s Hope Wiseman

Wiseman shares what it takes to successfully operate a retail business, from site selection and securing funding to community engagement and hiring.

Custom-Built to Drive Growth

How Massachusetts-based Root & Bloom’s state-of-the-art cannabis cultivation facility helps the team maximize quality in a competitive market.

Montana, South Dakota, Oregon Report Most Acres of Hemp Planted in 2022

The three states planted 8,400 acres of hemp, accounting for roughly 30% of the national total.

Connecticut Approves Green Coach Delivery as its First Adult-Use Cannabis Delivery Operator

The social equity cannabis company will start operations May 25.

Oregon Secretary of State Steps Down Amid Criticism of Her Role as a Cannabis Business Consultant

Earlier this year, Shemia Fagan had worked for two months as a paid consultant to Veriede Holding LLC—an affiliate of La Mota.

Bipartisan Legislation Reintroduced in Congress to Ensure Cannabis Businesses Have Access to Insurance Coverage

The CLAIM Act would allow state-legal cannabis operators to access worker’s compensation, property, casualty and title insurance.

7 Tips to Control Costs in a Market Downturn

High taxes, oversupply, price compression and a still-thriving illicit market have created tough economic conditions for licensed cannabis companies. Here are six ways Ontario-based GreenSeal has been able to adapt.

How Curaleaf’s Matthew Indest Works: Cannabis Workspace

Indest, technical director of agronomy and plant improvement for Curaleaf in New Orleans, shares his journey into the cannabis space, his favorite cultivation techniques, and advice for other growers.

Is Ohio’s Medical Market Ready for the Flip to Adult-Use Cannabis Sales?

Area experts consider how adult-use legalization could expand the customer base and provide new opportunities for education.

Cannabis Seeds, Clones for Home Grows Now Available in Massachusetts’ Licensed Market

The state’s Cannabis Control Commission is now regulating seeds and clones as product offerings for consumers and patients.

Curaleaf’s Boris Jordan Says New Super PAC Will Sway SAFE Banking’s Passage in 2023

The company’s executive chairman provided a timeline for the bill during an earnings call but said he’s not “predicting anything in Washington.”

How POSIBL's Jesus Burrola Works: Cannabis Workspace

Burrola, POSIBL's CEO, shares the cultivation habits behind the company's mixed light greenhouse operation in Salinas, Calif.

Atlas Announces Closing of Acquisition of GreenSeal, Increasing Export Capacity and Strengthening Its Integrated Value Chain

The acquisition broadens Atlas Global’s capabilities with an innovative nursery and genetic selection program, enabling a differentiated pipeline of unique cultivars.

Hemp Numbers Plummet Across the Board in 2022 USDA Acreage and Production Survey

The value of industrial hemp totaled $238 million in 2022, down 71% from $824 million in 2021.

State of California Funds $2.7 Million for Pioneering Research of Legacy Cannabis Genetics and Culture

The grant will support a two-year study that will identify, document, and help to preserve the history, value and diversity of California's legacy cannabis genetics and the communities that steward them.

Trulieve Set to Open Georgia’s First Medical Cannabis Dispensary

The company’s dispensary opening in Macon comes eight years after the state’s medical cannabis legalization bill was signed into law.