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.

Joint Effort: Washington Brewers Release Hemp Beer to Celebrate Marijuana Legalization

Joint Effort is a session ale brewed with hemp seeds. Dry-hopped with Zeus, Cascade, Summit hops, Joint Effort has a dank, resinous hop aroma balanced by nutty, earthiness from hemp seeds.

WASHINGTON:  Redhook Brewery, the Northwest’s original craft brew, announced today the release of  “Joint Effort,” a new hemp beer brewed in collaboration with Seattle’s Hilliard’s Beer that celebrates the legalization of marijuana in Washington State.

Don't Invest in Medical Marijuana Public Companies Just Yet

Financial and Banking regulations may keep legal marijuana business all cash

Nineteen states plus Washington DC have legalized medical marijuana with legislation pending in six more states. Washington and Colorado have even legalized the sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. In the wake of this trend, I was hired by a consortium of successful California medical marijuana growers to explore how they could create a public company, attract investors Read the full article…

Don’t Invest in Medical Marijuana Public Companies Just Yet

Financial and Banking regulations may keep legal marijuana business all cash

Nineteen states plus Washington DC have legalized medical marijuana with legislation pending in six more states. Washington and Colorado have even legalized the sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. In the wake of this trend, I was hired by a consortium of successful California medical marijuana growers to explore how they could create a public company, attract investors Read the full article…