1. Ron Strider

    IA: Company Hired To Produce Medical Marijuana Fighting To Keep Application Secret

    A Des Moines company that intends to produce medical marijuana is seeking a court order to keep large portions of its licensing application secret. MedPharm Iowa is the only company that responded to the state's request for bids following passage last year of a state law that allows the Iowa...
  2. Ron Strider

    Medical Marijuana Producer MedPharm Estimates 6,000 Iowans As Customers

    Iowa's medical cannabis manufacturer estimates more than 6,000 Iowans will be registered to buy products starting in December 2018, but so far, only 225 have registered. MedPharm Iowa, licensed last week as Iowa's first medical cannabis manufacturer, said in its 465-page application that the...
  3. Ron Strider

    Iowa's Sole Medical-Marijuana Production Company To Be Based In Des Moines

    A new Des Moines company is expected to become Iowa's first legal producer of medical marijuana products. The Iowa Department of Public Health announced Tuesday that it intends to issue a license to MedPharm Iowa, which would produce medications derived from cannabis plants. Department...