Marijuana Companies are Hiring Like Crazy, But Still Have Stiff Challenges Ahead

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has had significant effects on different industries both in the public and private sectors. The effect of the deadly pandemic has done more than affect the ability of persons to live their normal lives as they normally would. It has also rocked commercial activities…

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Recreational cannabis sales debut in Arizona months ahead of schedule

Recreational cannabis sales debut in Arizona months ahead of schedule | Leafly Leafly Leafly ® Loading… Search Leafly Where are you from? noyes Remember me for 30 days. I confirm that this is not a shared device. Darn! You’re not old enough to use Leafly. Redirecting you to By accessing…

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Nevada marijuana sales down in January, still ahead of projections

LAS VEGAS — Recreational marijuana sales hit $ 32.8 million in Nevada in January, outpacing the state’s projections but falling short of the $ 35.8 million sold in December. The state published the most recent statistics last week. Sales numbers for the state’s new green market have fluctuated each month…

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California bill to protect recreational marijuana industry and users from federal crackdown moves ahead

Published: Apr 19, 2017, 4:50 pm • Updated: Apr 19, 2017, 4:54 pm By Katy Murphy, Bay Area News Group California is considering another step to protect its interests — specifically, its weed — from Washington meddling. The proposal — the first of its kind in the nation — would…

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West Virginia medical marijuana bill gets House OK; here’s what’s ahead

Published: Apr 4, 2017, 3:20 pm • Updated: Apr 4, 2017, 3:53 pm By The Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia’s House voted Tuesday to legalize doctor-prescribed marijuana to treat certain medical conditions following Senate passage of a similar measure last week. The bills approved 76-24 by the House…

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This major Alaskan city is straggling behind as other cities charge ahead with pot shop openings

Published: Dec 7, 2016, 8:50 am • Updated: Dec 7, 2016, 8:50 am By The Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Marijuana shops have started to open up for business in Fairbanks, Juneau and Valdez, but Anchorage is still weeks away from having its first open pot retailer. Enlighten Alaska co-owner…

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‘There’s a long road ahead’: Lawmakers consider taxes on Montana medical marijuana

Published: Nov 30, 2016, 9:04 am • Updated: Nov 30, 2016, 9:05 am By The Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. — Lawmakers will be asked to consider placing a tax on the sale of Montana medical marijuana. Related: Desperate Montana medical marijuana patients seek immediate re-opening of dispensaries Gov. Steve Bullock…

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How to harvest cannabis: Planning ahead is critical for success

Published: Nov 18, 2016, 6:59 am • Updated: Nov 18, 2016, 6:59 am By Jorge Cervantes, The Cannabist staff Renowned grower Jorge Cervantes will answer readers’ questions and give advice on all things related to the cannabis plant. Got a question for Jorge? Email him at jorge@marijuanagrowing.com. Editor’s Note: Laws…

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