Colorado sticking with METRC for marijuana seed to sale tracking

Published: Jan 24, 2018, 10:31 am • Updated: Jan 24, 2018, 10:42 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado will stick with the familiar when it comes to tracking marijuana from seed to sale. The Colorado Department of Revenue plans to award a new three-year contract for its marijuana…

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A flower’s long journey: How legal weed goes from seed to sale

Published: Jun 20, 2017, 8:54 am • Updated: Jun 20, 2017, 8:54 am By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Boxes the color of a desert sunset are staggered between potted succulents at Santa Ana’s Bud and Bloom dispensary. Canndescent products on display at Bud and Bloom dispensary in Santa Ana.…

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Other Roots: Seed breeder Edward Clarizio has patient’s perspective on medical benefits of cannabis

Published: May 3, 2017, 1:48 pm • Updated: May 3, 2017, 1:48 pm By Joanne Ostrow, The Cannabist Staff Editor’s note: In our Other Roots series, we share the stories of the underrepresented individuals in and around the marijuana movement — women, ethnic minorities and others whose voices aren’t as…

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Tomorrow At Interphex – From Seed To Solution With Leaps In Cannabis Progress

The largest pharmaceutical manufacturing conference is taking place this week in New York. The conference is called Interphex. I am not a fan of the pharmaceutical industry, which I have made clear over the years. That is largely due to the fact that the pharmaceutical industry pushes harmful substances, and…

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Seed To Sale: Oregon Cannabis Business Seminar

(image via Oregon Herald) Beginning in 2016, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission will be requiring cannabis cultivators, processors, distributors and dispensary owners to apply for licenses, and the Oregon Health Authority will have a similar process. The City of Portland has also created a separate license for cannabis businesses, and…

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