Cannabis, Accreditation, Regulation, and Education (CARE) is a new program created to properly educate all specialists that work with weed. It includes three-day workshops and online courses designed specifically for people working in dispensaries, medical marijuana doctors, and other industry professionals.
There is great news for marijuana businesses based in Los Angeles. Earlier, the county voted against developing weed businesses. Moreover, it has had a ban on medicinal cannabis location for years. However, in a few months, Los Angeles is likely to become a number one spot for cannabis entrepreneurs.
Changing the laws and measures that regulate the cannabis industry has recently become a number one question in many states, and Washington state is not an exception to the rule. The legislation to change the penalties for transferring and possessing certain amounts of cannabis has been recently filed in the state.
Colorado and California were the first two states to legalize marijuana. Currently, residents of 25 states and Washington D.C. can enjoy all the benefits of medical marijuana, the state and local budgets—the tax revenue, police officers
Ohio officials need $1.8 million to set the state medical marijuana program in motion. Most of the funds will be steered into newly employed personnel, a system of patient registration, and other databases.
Different kinds of businesses, from family shops and small farmers to the existing medical cannabis companies, will have the right to work in the industry of recreational marijuana if voters pass a legalization initiative this year.
Tilray, a Canadian company specializing in medical marijuana production and research, became the first medical cannabis company that received all necessary permits to sell their products to European medical marijuana patients.
Since April 29, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission has started to issue the first bunch of licenses for growing and selling recreational marijuana to anyone over the age of 21. Oregon is going to fully embrace the weed industry by early next year.