cultivation

  1. Ron Strider

    MA: Bridgewater Ban Recreational Marijuana Sales But Allow Cultivation

    The Bridgewater Town Council has voted to ban the retail sale of recreational marijuana but to allow the cultivation of the product following a long meeting that drew a large crowd. The vote was highly anticipated by residents, who filled the Town Council chambers and spilled into an...
  2. Ron Strider

    OH: More Than 100 Apply For State Medical Marijuana Processing Licenses

    More than 100 applications for medical marijuana processing licenses were turned in to the Ohio Department of Commerce by the Dec. 15 deadline. The department will authorize up to 40 licenses, and some will likely be in northwest Ohio. While the list of 104 applicants released by the state...
  3. Ron Strider

    These Are The Marijuana Laws You Should Know For Every City In The Coachella Valley

    Depending on where you live in the Coachella Valley, the nearest marijuana dispensary could be around the corner from your house or half an hour's drive away. The desert is a patchwork of local laws, where cities that outlaw some or all cannabis activities sit beside cities that have been...
  4. Ron Strider

    OH: Who Will Allow Medical Marijuana? These Communities Have Taken A Stand

    Ohio has received 370 applications for license to dispense medical marijuana, including dozens in the Dayton area. The state's list will be narrowed to 60 and 15 will be licensed for southwest Ohio The next step will be to narrow the list to the 60 that will be licensed to sell medical...
  5. Ron Strider

    MariMed Expands To Maryland With Opening Of Hagerstown Cannabis Cultivation Facility

    NEWTON, Mass. and HAGERSTOWN, Md., Nov. 21, 2017 - MariMed Inc., (OTCQB:MRMD) client Kind Therapeutics USA LLC (Kind) has successfully passed the Maryland Cannabis Commission compliance inspection of its newly renovated facility designed and developed by MariMed and has commenced cultivation in...
  6. Ron Strider

    Texas Cannabis Provider Compassionate Cultivation To Dedicate A Grow Room

    AUSTIN, Texas – Compassionate Cultivation, a state-licensed medical cannabis cultivator and dispensary, will host Texas dignitaries at its facility to celebrate Rep. Stephanie Klick, R-Fort Worth, and her pioneering work in medical cannabis during a dedication ceremony from 3-6 p.m. on Tuesday...
  7. Ron Strider

    CA: Tax Rates And Responsibilities For Cannabis Business

    Beginning January 1, 2018 the cannabis cultivation tax and excise tax will take effect. Cultivators are responsible for paying cultivation tax. The current cultivation tax rates are $9.25 per dry-weight ounce of cannabis flowers, and $2.75 per dry-weight ounce of cannabis leaves. Both...
  8. Ron Strider

    Texas' Medical Cannabis Program Is Open For Business

    AUSTIN, Texas - November 1, 2017 - Compassionate Cultivation is ready to make history in the Lone Star State by planting one of Texas' first legal cannabis crops. The medical cannabis company – one of two businesses licensed to grow cannabis that is high in non-psychoactive cannabidiol...
  9. Ron Strider

    AR: No Date Set For Next Phase Of Medical Marijuana Rollout

    Would-be medical marijuana entrepreneurs give Arkansas' Medical Marijuana Commission (AMMC) top marks for its handling of the early stages of the application process. But with 322 applicants for dispensary and/or cultivation privileges, even the state's best-laid plans are straining under the...
  10. Ron Strider

    CA: County Seeks Input On Pot Legalization

    As California prepares for legalized recreational marijuana to hit the market next year, San Mateo County officials are asking the public for input on a draft ordinance allowing indoor commercial cultivation. The Board of Supervisors agreed to proceed with rules and a licensing system to...
  11. Ron Strider

    CA: Council To Conduct Public Hearing On Cannabis Restrictions Nov. 1

    When the Ridgecrest City Council meets November 1, they will be holding a public hearing on an ordinance amending the municipal code to prohibit, restrict, and regulate medical and non-medical cannabis and commercial cannabis activities to the fullest extent allowed under state law. The item...
  12. Ron Strider

    CA: Ridgecrest Planning Commission To Talk Cannabis Ordinance Tonight At Six

    When the Planning Commission meets tonight, they will be talking about marijuana. On the agenda is an ordinance amending the Ridgecrest municipal code as it relates to commercial cannabis activities. The proposed municipal code amendment would prohibit, restrict, and regulate medical...
  13. Ron Strider

    CA: State Water Board Adopts Environmental Standards For Cannabis Cultivation

    SACRAMENTO – On Tuesday, Oct. 17, the State Water Resources Control Board adopted a new statewide policy establishing strict environmental standards for cannabis cultivation in order to protect water flows and water quality in California’s rivers and streams. Commercial cannabis cultivation is...
  14. Ron Strider

    CA: Windsor Bans Cannabis Businesses, Outdoor Cultivation Citing Safety Concerns

    The largest city in northern Sonoma County is saying "no" to marijuana – no dispensaries, no cannabis businesses and no outdoor cultivation. The Windsor Town Council last week unanimously introduced an ordinance prohibiting any type of marijuana businesses within city limits, in part to...
  15. Ron Strider

    Colorado Dominates Top 150 Ancillary Cannabis Companies

    Legalizing cannabis doesn't just create jobs involving cultivation of the plant; it also creates businesses that aid those cultivations, infused-product manufacturers and dispensaries. Ancillary businesses to the cannabis industry can be in anything from extraction technology to industry...
  16. Ron Strider

    CA: Planners OK Navy Drive Medical Cannabis Cultivation Site

    The Stockton Planning Commission approved a use permit for an indoor medical cannabis cultivation site on Navy Drive despite a "hostile" response from several existing business owners in the area. Thursday's action passed 5-2, with Commissioners Don Aguillard and Sol Jobrack opposing...
  17. Ron Strider

    CA: Stockton Approves First Medical Marijuana Cultivation Site

    The Stockton Planning Commission has voted to allow the city's first medical marijuana cultivation site. An 11,000 square-foot warehouse on Navy Drive was permitted for use as an indoor nursery capable of producing 1,700 pounds of cannabis annually. Doug Chloupek obtained the permit saying...
  18. Ron Strider

    UK: Cannabis Cultivation Started Fire In Council House

    A man accidentally set fire to his council house trying to grow more than £10,000 worth of cannabis in his bedroom, a court heard. Police and firefighters discovered Sean Joyce's cannabis cultivation after it burned a hole through to the living room below at his Milnathort home. Joyce...
  19. Ron Strider

    CA: San Diego Council Votes Monday On Marijuana Cultivation, Manufacturing

    San Diego on Monday may join a small group of California cities willing to allow a local marijuana supply chain in addition to permitting storefronts to sell the drug to both medical and recreational customers. The City Council is scheduled to consider a proposal to legalize local...
  20. Ron Strider

    MA: Legal Recreational Marijuana Likely To Be In Short Supply, Experts Say

    The first retail marijuana stores in Massachusetts could open in July 2018. But don't count on being able to buy marijuana. Industry experts are warning that there is likely to be a pot shortage almost immediately, since there will not be enough growers in the state to keep up with demand...