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The Challenges for Humboldt Marijuana Growers to Transition to a Regulated Market

The Challenges for Humboldt Marijuana Growers to Transition to a Regulated Market

The challenges for Humboldt marijuana growers to transition into a highly regulated market have proven to be steep. Growing cannabis in not only a time honored tradition of Humboldt County, it has been a source of financial livelihood. The same is true of the other counties of the region in California that is as fertile […]

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California Marijuana Lab Testing Eliminating Large Amounts of Inventory

California Marijuana Lab Testing Eliminating Large Amounts of Inventory

On July 1st, California hit the reset button on its marijuana industry. While the regulated sales of adult-use cannabis started on January 1st, the state was still allowing the leftover marijuana from the system born from the 1998 Compassionate Use Act to be sold up until the July 1st deadline. Much of the marijuana in […]

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Cannabis Destruction in California

Cannabis Destruction in California

California’s July 1st deadline for any cannabis that did not meet the new state regulations set by the passage of Proposition 64 or the Adult Use of Marijuana Act has come and gone. New regulations require that all California cannabis sold commercially be lab tested, packaged and labeled properly. The result was a massive fire […]

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While Las Vegas Dispensaries and Nevada are Beating Cannabis Sales Estimates, California is Not

While Las Vegas Dispensaries and Nevada are Beating Cannabis Sales Estimates, California is Not

California officials estimated that the state would generate $34 million in excise taxes from the sale of adult and medical-use cannabis in the first quarter of the year. Instead a deposit of $33.6 million cam in at the end of April. Las Vegas dispensaries along with the rest of Nevada broke records in March as […]

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