Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Cannabusiness

Why Marijuana Companies Are Laying Off Workers As Industry Grows

The common thread in many of these layoffs seems to be a narrowing of focus, scope and size in order to achieve desired profits.

New York Cannabis Sales Should Start Soon — Here’s What You Should Know

New York state businesses will soon start selling legal recreational marijuana. Here's what you should know about how it works.

These Doctors Want Marijuana Illegal Again, And This State Broke A Cannabis Tax Revenue Record

Tax reported from recreational cannabis sales in Illinois rose by 50% year-over-year to $445.3 million in the fiscal year 2022.

Medical Cannabis Businesses In Arkansas Sued For Inflating THC Levels

"We noted over time that some marijuana was more potent than others, despite being labeled with similar amounts of THC," said the plaintiffs.

A Federal Standards Handbook Now Contains Weights And Measures For Marijuana

A federal government handbook on weights and measures which mentions marijuana standards in a new section has been made available.

Plastic Waste From Cannabis Packaging Is Becoming A Problem In The US And Canada

Plastic waste and the cannabis industry tend to go hand in hand.

What Drought Could Mean For Legal Weed States Running Out Of Water

Some states, including California, Arizona and Colorado, have thriving cannabis industries, but a now-dwindling water supply.

Why Can’t Black Farmers Get Medical Marijuana Licenses In Florida?

Black farmers are still waiting for their licenses to be issued as regulated by the Florida Legislature.

The Surprising Role Millennials Play In The Cannabis Industry

Millennials came of age when cannabis-related social attitudes and policies were changing rapidly.

Thailand’s Decriminalization Of Weed Triggers A Lot Of Interest In Young Entrepreneurs

While the laws are allowing people interested in making money with cannabis to operate with relative freedom, experts expect this will change soon.

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