Colorado's "seed-to-sale" marijuana tracking system will have limits

It's not possible to keep precise track of something as variable as plant growth.

COLORADO: Colorado’s plans for a comprehensive system to track recreational marijuana from seed until sale won’t be quite so comprehensive. Officials from the state Department of Revenue this week said the system won’t be able to start tracking marijuana weights until after the buds are harvested off the plant. The revelation came during a meeting of Read the full article…

Medical Pot: A Drugmaker Bets on Marijuana to Treat Diabetes, Epilepsy, and More

British pharma company makes big bet on cannabis

UNITED KINGDOM: Medicinal marijuana advocates contend that smoking pot helps relieve pain and alleviate nausea. British drug company GW Pharmaceuticals (GWP:LN) is betting that medicine made from cannabis can also treat maladies as diverse as diabetes, colitis, and epilepsy.

Menifee City Council OKs Ordinance Against Mobile Marijuana Dispensaries

CALIFORNIA: Going against the protests of several area residents, Menifee City Council members tonight voted 4-1 to approve an ordinance prohibiting the presence of mobile marijuana dispensaries and delivery of marijuana from a mobile dispensary within city limits.

Privateer Holdings Closes $7 Million Funding Round

Privateer Holdings raises $7 million round

WASHINGTON: Privateer Holdings Inc., the cannabis industry’s first private equity firm, today announced the completion of its Series A funding round. The company raised an initial $7 million from high net worth individual investors and family offices, with a strategic plan to invest in companies in the cannabis space and build mainstream brands. The completion of Read the full article…

Privateer Holdings Closes $7 Million Funding Round

Privateer Holdings raises $7 million round

WASHINGTON: Privateer Holdings Inc., the cannabis industry’s first private equity firm, today announced the completion of its Series A funding round. The company raised an initial $7 million from high net worth individual investors and family offices, with a strategic plan to invest in companies in the cannabis space and build mainstream brands. The completion of Read the full article…

Marijuana Headed To Farmers Markets?

Weedmaps' Justin Harfield thinks marijuana should be treated like any other vegetable.

WASHINGTON:  A Colorado businessman is on a mission to start selling marijuana right next to potatoes, tomatoes and bread at farmers markets and according to CBS Denver, his inspiration comes from Seattle’s own NW Cannabis Farmers Market, which bills itself as America’s only daily cannabis market.

Marijuana Headed To Farmers Markets?

Weedmaps' Justin Harfield thinks marijuana should be treated like any other vegetable.

WASHINGTON:  A Colorado businessman is on a mission to start selling marijuana right next to potatoes, tomatoes and bread at farmers markets and according to CBS Denver, his inspiration comes from Seattle’s own NW Cannabis Farmers Market, which bills itself as America’s only daily cannabis market.