Uruguay opens registry for world’s first government-run marijuana market

Published: May 2, 2017, 9:27 am • Updated: May 2, 2017, 9:27 am By The Associated Press BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Uruguay is beginning to register people who want to legally buy marijuana at pharmacies as part of the world’s first government-regulated national marketplace for pot. Authorities announced the registry’s…

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Cannabis Is Great, But The Hemp Market Is Worth Billions

Pot Prophecies: “The Billion Dollar Cash Crop” In 1938, Popular Mechanics published an article entitled, “Billion Dollar Crop” in reference to Hemp. At the time, a billion dollars would hold the modern day equivalent of $ 16,766,111,111.11 based on inflation and all that economic jazz. As of last year, Colorado…

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In wake of Arizona recreational pot rejection, here are the state’s latest cannabis market projections

Published: Dec 6, 2016, 10:51 am • Updated: Dec 6, 2016, 10:51 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Arizona’s medical marijuana market could hit $ 681 million in sales by 2020, but the state’s share of the overall U.S. legal cannabis market likely will peak next year, new market…

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This San Diego company is banking on the medical grow market with a $175 million planned IPO

Published: Oct 18, 2016, 11:54 am • Updated: Oct 18, 2016, 11:54 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Citing momentum in the medical marijuana industry, a San Diego-based real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on acquiring medical-use grow facilities has set its sights on the public market. Innovative Industrial…

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Market for Hemp Food to Increase Over 20% by 2020

Please share! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest Research and Markets has announced a new report titled Global Hemp-Based Foods Market 2016-2020, which estimates the growth rate of the hemp food market over the next several years. “Scientists believe that humans have been cultivating hemp for over ten thousand years, owing to…

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