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Get Ready for California Cannabis Appellations

Like the wine industry, California’s cannabis industry will be moving towards regional appellations. While the California Growers Association hasn’t yet shared its plans, Mendocino County has created 11 different...
- June 14th, 2016 at 10:52 pm

Alaska Names First Cannabis License Recipients

The Alaska Marijuana Control Board approved eight licenses on Thursday, including testing labs CannTest LLC and AK Green Labs and six cultivators, including Rosie Creek Farm, Greatland Ganja, Sunrise Gardens, Rainforest Farms, Three...
- June 10th, 2016 at 8:42 am

Leading Colorado Cannabis Company Gets Gel Pen Patent

Mary’s Medicinals Receives Notice of Allowance of US Patent For Transdermal Cannabinoid Formulations Colorado Company to Receive Pioneering Patent Covering Transdermal Formulations of Cannabis DENVER, May 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/...
- May 12th, 2016 at 8:27 am

New Mettrum Cannabis Facility Now Licensed to Sell

Mettrum Receives License Amendment for the Sale of Medical Cannabis and Extracts at its 60,000 Square Foot Facility in Bowmanville TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 9, 2016) – Mettrum Health...
- May 9th, 2016 at 9:17 am

How Successful Cannabis Companies Cross State Lines

Leafly welcomed a new contributor today, Tobias Coughlin-Bogue from The Stranger, the Seattle alternative weekly. His first piece examines some of the leading cannabis brands in the country and...
- March 1st, 2016 at 11:00 pm

The Cannabis Kitchen Cookbook Carves Out Niche

After launching a hardcover cookbook in September, The Cannabis Kitchen Cookbook will be teaming up with Green Flower Media to offer a four-part online course. The basic class, entitled “Cooking with Cannabis: The...
- February 24th, 2016 at 3:16 pm

Denver Downer: Judge Kills Cannabis Banking Effort

It wasn’t a surprise, but it was a disappointment.  Judge R. Brooke Jackson rejected The Fourth Corner Credit Union’s suit against the Federal Reserve Bank because marijuana remains illegal under...
- January 5th, 2016 at 7:47 pm

DEA Eases Access to CBD for Cannabis Researchers

When it comes to the federal government, the cannabis industry is accustomed to bad news. Today, though, a press release issued by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), which oversees access to controlled...
- December 23rd, 2015 at 12:50 pm