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    Greetings from newly legal recreational CA!

    We have a new law in Oakland, CA that's revolutionary! YouTube
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    The Hemp & Cannabis Fair - Redmond OR - March 17 & 18 2018

    THC Fair Returns to Central Oregon for Celebration, Education, and Local Business of Legal Cannabis! You'll find hemp and cannabis products, accessories and tools, grow and harvest equipment, and more in our amazing expo hall. Then, take in some great sessions on growing, medicinal benefits...
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    Any legal commercial cultivators out there?

    Hello, I am looking for some info on commercial cultivation. I live in the legal state of California and am looking for info/consulting for growing outdoor commercially this year. Not legal help but I have no clue where to purchase hoophouses, plants, soil, supplies or the like. Any info would...
  4. Ron Strider

    Trump Administration Sends Canadian Cannabis Stocks Plunging

    Shares of Canadian cannabis companies were in free fall on the stock markets Thursday, after news that the Trump administration may allow crackdowns on marijuana in states where it has been legalized. According to a report from the Associated Press, U.S. Attorney-General Jeff Sessions is...
  5. Ron Strider

    Legal Cannabis To Generate $40B, 400,000 Jobs

    The legal cannabis sector is expected to generate $40B and more than 400 000 jobs by 2021 in the United States, according to a study released on Tuesday. The estimate by consulting firm Arcview includes direct purchases by consumers of $20.8bn and indirect revenue for growers and various...
  6. Ron Strider

    New Marijuana ETF Ablaze As California Legalizes Retail Sales

    Marijuana stocks skyrocketed on the first trading day after California legalized retail sales, unleashing the largest legal market in the country. Thanks to the new California marijuana laws allowing recreational use for people ages 21 and up as of Jan. 1, imbibers are bombarding dispensaries...
  7. Ron Strider

    Recreational Marijuana Use Is Now Legal In California. Here Come The Ads

    Harold, Kumar, Cheech, Chong, Snoop Dogg, those hapless dudes from Pineapple Express. These famous folks, both real and cinematic, are out and proud pot smokers. But what about your neighbor, your co-worker, your grandma? MedMen, the largest retailer of legal marijuana in Southern...
  8. Ron Strider

    Will California's Pot Law Limit Illegal Marijuana Sales

    The new year brings with it a new age of legal marijuana: As of Monday, the growing, sale and use of recreational cannabis in California is now legal for individuals over the age of 21. But will it change much in the state? Implementing the new law requires an impressive amount of regulation...
  9. Ron Strider

    CA: Confusion For LA Dispensaries As Legal Pot Begins

    The Latest on recreational marijuana sales in California (all times local): 7:00 AM Attorneys advising a group of Los Angeles dispensaries have concluded that those businesses can continue to legally sell medicinal marijuana as "collectives," until they obtain local and state licenses...
  10. Ron Strider

    Marijuana Will Be Legal Along Entire West Coast In 2018

    Starting Jan. 1, it will be legal to buy and sell recreational marijuana in California. At La Cannaisseur in Northwest Portland, the dispensary celebrated the change. "It takes away from the criminal aspect and element," said owner Aleeya Kim. Experts predict the Golden State will...
  11. Ron Strider

    Big Weed: Ten Farms Could Supply All Of America With Marijuana

    When Washington State legalized recreational marijuana three years ago, it created a licensing regime that was supposed to protect and encourage small growers, but the data shows that marijuana growing has consolidated into a few large suppliers, even as the price per gram has fallen -- and that...
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    checking in

    I'm new here just want to say hi to everyone. I'm from South Carolina where is no legal use at all. so I'm just checking in
  13. ConstantGreen

    What determines a homegrow's jurisdiction?

    It seems for the most part that federal laws yield to state laws when it comes to cannabis. How does it work on the local level? Say a city has passed an ordinance that says possessing small amounts of cannabis in a private residence, whether growing or not, is not a crime. Yet the state is...
  14. Ron Strider

    WA: Legal Weed Isn't The Boon Small Businesses Thought It Would Be

    The business of selling legal weed is big and getting bigger. North Americans spent $6.7 billion on legal cannabis last year, and some analysts think that with California set to open recreational dispensaries on Jan. 1 and Massachusetts and Canada soon to follow, the market could expand to more...
  15. Ron Strider

    Legal Marijuana Arriving In California After Decades Of Underground Dealing

    A new gold rush is sweeping California as the state prepares to launch legal marijuana sales Monday, bringing the powerful and largely underground economy finally into public view. Marijuana has long been one of California's most important cash crops, albeit one many visitors would never see...
  16. Ron Strider

    MI: 'Marijuana Major' Prepares Students For Careers In Cannabis

    More and more students across the county that are hoping to find a career in cannabis are turning to a 'Marijuana Major.' College students from more than 38 states and several spots around the globe are now studying 'Medical Plant Chemistry' at Northern Michigan University. Legal issues...
  17. Ron Strider

    MA: Retailers Look For Ways Around 'Selling' Marijuana

    Cannabis entrepreneurs are working to find a place in the Massachusetts market, sometimes treading on legally dubious ground. From a meet-up website that connects pot smokers with home growers to a startup that delivers $55 bottles of fruit juice with a "free gift" of marijuana, some are...
  18. Ron Strider

    Joy To The Weed: Stuffing Stockings With Legal Pot

    Peter Bernard's Yuletide plans include dressing up in a tuxedo emblazoned with marijuana leaves, donning a green Santa hat and doling out cookie bars made with marijuana to his friends from a big pillowcase. "That's me exercising my right to give marijuana this Christmas," said Bernard, a...
  19. Ron Strider

    Is CBD Legal? Here's Everything We Know So Far

    We've been learning so much about the healing powers of our new favorite natural-wellness supplement, CBD, but we still have so many questions (and we know you do, too). Though CBD is not synonymous with marijuana (it's just a compound that comes from marijuana and other non-marijuana plant...
  20. Ron Strider

    Canada: 'Now People Don't Need Us': Legalized Pot Leaves Head Shops With Hazy Future

    After decades of trailblazing cannabis-related retail — often under police scrutiny — Calgary head shops say legal recreational marijuana offers them a hazy future. Despite a perception looming legislative changes might affirm their bong and roach clip business model, those first in on cannabis...