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A Snapshot Of America’s Medical Marijuana Markets: Alaska

A Snapshot Of America's Medical Marijuana Markets: Alaska

The medical marijuana market in Alaska is dwindling. Of the state’s roughly 800,000 residents, the Last Frontier has just 404 active medical cannabis cardholders, according to 2019 Division of Public Health data. In 2014, the program tallied over 1,700 patients. Joshua Green, the co-founder of telemedicine brand Veriheal, told Benzinga that the …

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Elemental Wellness Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary in San Jose

Elemental Wellness Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary in San Jose

The Minority Cannabis Business Association stands in solidarity with the movement to end the racist murders of black and brown people at the hands of the police.  Many of our members have experienced direct negative and dangerous interactions with police, the criminal justice system, and the power structures that perpetuate …

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How COVID-19 Changed the CBD Industry | Westword

How COVID-19 Changed the CBD Industry | Westword

The coronavirus pandemic and resulting stay-at-home orders impacted all types of businesses worldwide. The situation was particularly tricky for the CBD industry, which was already grappling with legal inconsistencies and rampant misinformation in the marketplace, then suddenly had a flood of would-be consumers looking for options that might keep them …

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Florida medical marijuana sales surged last week

Florida medical marijuana sales surged last week

The May 22 update from the Office of Medical Marijuana Use shows considerable increase in sales volume week over week. Interestingly, the increased volume happened during a week when flower sales dipped, suggesting that consumers opted for concentrates, vapes, and other modes of delivery. All told, 107,823,503 milligrams of THC …

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Most moms believe in hemp-CBD as a medicine for kids

Most moms believe in hemp-CBD as a medicine for kids

Sorry wine moms, but there’s new game in town. That would be “weed moms,” who have emerged as a strong driving force in the normalization of cannabis nationwide. As a recently released poll finds, moms are more likely than dads to educate their children about using hemp or CBD. Oasis …

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Waterville council approves licenses for marijuana operation

Waterville council approves licenses for marijuana operation

WATERVILLE — A marijuana cultivation, manufacturing and retail business will open in the former Keyes Fibre machine shop at 20 Industrial St. since city councilors on Tuesday night approved licenses for all three operations. Theory Wellness of Maine LLC will lease the property from Retlew Investments LLC, which has owned …

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