DOPE Cup 2017: Combatting the Myth of Flawed Cannabis Cup Judging

Washington DOPE Cup is Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

WASHINGTON: Cannabis cup judging – it’s been under scrutiny for years. The myth of a group of unqualified stoner judges sitting around, smoking strain after strain from a bong, persists to this day. Enter DOPE Magazine, a lifestyle publication dedicated to elevating every aspect of the cannabis industry. Chief Brand Officer of DOPE Magazine, James Read the full article…

Jerrick Media Launches Marijuana Lifestyle Vertical “Potent”

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NEW JERSEY: Jerrick Media, a digital media and technology company focused on the development and marketing of branded digital content and e-commerce properties, announced today the launch of Potent, a new marijuana themed vertical. Potent is a platform exploring the marijuana lifestyle and cannabis culture in an educated and informative fashion. The launch of Jerrick Media’s fourth Read the full article…

How Healthcare Professionals Are Getting Involved In The Legal Cannabis Industry

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Medical professionals and their approaches to the growing MMJ industry By Zack M As the medical marijuana industry continues to grow, so too does the opportunity for innovation. Healthcare professionals in particular are taking part in this boom and have been approaching the legal cannabis industry in a multitude of ways. Education and Training Although Read the full article…

Three In A Row: BiotrackTHC Awarded NY State Seed-to-Sale Tracking Contract

According to the New York State Contract Reporter’s May 22 release, BioTrack bested Agrisoft Development Group, Franwell, Leaf Logix Technology and MJ Freeway.

NEW YORK: CBE Press has learned that BioTrackTHC has been awarded the exclusive contract to run New York State’s Seed-to-Sale Tracking system, which includes both the government system and the licensed enterprises in state, and is the first contract in the industry that requires the licensees to use the state’s tracking software solution. In the three Read the full article…

Here’s What Is On Our Weed Reading List

Perusing our local Seattle Public Library, we compiled the following list of some highly-recommended books about our beloved cannabis, we're calling our "Weed Reading List."

Sometimes we like to power down the iPad, find a nice quiet spot and settle down with a good book.  Perusing our local Seattle Public Library, we compiled the following list of some highly-recommended books about our beloved cannabis, we’re calling our “Weed Reading List.” Big Weed An Entrepreneur’s High-stakes Adventures in the Budding Legal Marijuana Read the full article…

Marijuana Business Association Coming To Vancouver, WA

The Marijuana Business Association will be in Vancouver on Thursday, Sept. 18 for a special free Meetup event at the Vancouver Community Library.The meeting will be at the 901 C Street location from 6-8 p.m. and is sponsored by Viridian Sciences, a Vancouver marijuana industry software company.

By Sue Vorenberg WASHINGTON: The Marijuana Business Association will be in Vancouver on Thursday, Sept. 18 for a special free Meetup event at the Vancouver Community Library.The meeting will be at the 901 C Street location from 6-8 p.m. and is sponsored by Viridian Sciences, a Vancouver marijuana industry software company. Looks like a good event for local biz Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Supporters Threaten Sit-In At Pennsylvania Capitol

The governor's office said today that Corbett and his staff have met with families on the issue, as well as Leach's co-sponsor, Sen. Mike Folmer, Lebanon.

PENNSYLVANIA: Parents who say a marijuana oil extract might save the lives of their seizure-wracked children threatened today to hold a sit-in at Gov. Tom Corbett’s offices until he meets with them in their quest to get the substance legalized. Family members and a state lawmaker who is sponsoring a state Senate bill, Sen. Daylin Leach, Montgomery, Read the full article…

Legislators Ask Why Mexicans Should Die Over A Drug The U.S. Is Legalizing

Mexican President Hints May Be Open To Change In Marijuana Laws

MEXICO:  Two Mexican legislators say they’re sick of cramming their jails full of pot smokers. Few countries have suffered the consequences of the U.S.-led war on drugs more than Mexico. As the principal supplier of marijuana to the United States, as well as a major transit country for cocaine and other hard drugs, Mexico has Read the full article…