Recreational and Medical Marijuana

3 Top Marijuana Stocks Wall Street Expects to Drop at Least 25%
Sep17

3 Top Marijuana Stocks Wall Street Expects to Drop at Least 25%

The green rush may soon have investors seeing red. Sean Williams (TMFUltraLong) The big day is rapidly approaching. In just over a month, on Oct. 17, recreational marijuana will go on sale in licensed dispensaries throughout Canada. When fully legal, the sale of adult-use weed is expected to usher in high demand and big dollar figures for the industry. In anticipation of this legalization — and the big profits that are projected...

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Weed beer is near, and it’s gonna get weird
Aug30

Weed beer is near, and it’s gonna get weird

Maze of laws involving pot and alcohol isn’t stopping big deals between cannabis and booze companies By Max A. Cherney / Marketwatch.com Would you drink marijuana-infused beer? Beer companies think so, but they are going to have to navigate a hazy path of rules and regulations to find out. Two Roots Brewing Co. has spent millions of dollars clearing that path, and shows just how convoluted it can be. To get its weed beer to the...

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3 Reasons Marijuana Stocks Are Soaring, Once Again
Aug30

3 Reasons Marijuana Stocks Are Soaring, Once Again

Some of the biggest cannabis growers are up 61% to 83% in just eight trading sessions. Here’s why. Article courtesy of: Sean Williams / The Motley Fool (TMFUltraLong) The big event is now just 50 days away. On Oct. 17, 2018, Canada will lift the curtain on recreational marijuana, and in the process become the first industrialized country in the world to have approved the sale of adult-use cannabis. This big day was a long time...

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Cronos Group Could Fly Ahead
Aug30

Cronos Group Could Fly Ahead

Summary Cannabis stocks are flying with Canada nearing a legalization date target of October 17th. Cronos is doing a great job of preparing for the adult-use cannabis industry as the big day nears. The company is already headed toward profit, recreational cannabis legalization in Canada will serve to speed up the process. Cronos Group has room to grow. The cannabis sector has been seeing tremendous gains as of late after news broke...

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Colorado Marijuana Laws – Durango, Colorado
Oct16

Colorado Marijuana Laws – Durango, Colorado

With the passing of Amendment 64, adults 21 or older in Colorado can legally possess one ounce (28 grams) of marijuana or THC. Cultivation The law allows residents to cultivate up to 6 plants, 3 of which can be in the flowering stage in an enclosed, locked space. For more information on cultivation, check out our guide to Marijuana Grow Laws in La Plata County. Also, don’t miss the 9 best Marijuana Strains in Colorado! The...

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Marijuana Industry Vows to Fight New Pot Taxes
Jul07

Marijuana Industry Vows to Fight New Pot Taxes

Both the City of Durango and the La Plata County Commissioners are looking to tax the marijuana industry to solve their economic woes, but marijuana industry representatives warn that any new taxes on pot will drive users underground to the black market.

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Public banking turns to pot for capital
Apr25

Public banking turns to pot for capital

Facing security threats and bank rejections, marijuana industry helps launch first public bank in century By Jeremy Lybarger High Country News Last October, a couple from Philadelphia traveled to Sebastopol, California, a quiet town 50 miles north of San Francisco, to buy pot. They’d arranged the deal beforehand, the mood soured. Gunfire shattered the mild night. Two men were dead, a woman was critically injured, and 100 pounds of...

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Americans split on whether Trump should take tougher approach to marijuana, but support MMJ
Apr17

Americans split on whether Trump should take tougher approach to marijuana, but support MMJ

30 percent polled said Trump should take a harder line than Obama; only one in five said marijuana was riskier than opioids DENVER — Americans think it’s safer to use marijuana than opioids to relieve pain, but they were less comfortable with children and pregnant women using pot to treat medical conditions, according to a new Yahoo/Marist poll released Monday. Two-thirds of the respondents in the telephone survey said opioid drugs...

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California’s Favorite Marijuana Strain In 2016
Feb09

California’s Favorite Marijuana Strain In 2016

Originally Written by Sarah Jacoby – refinery29.com Like a favorite coffee roast or a go-to Chipotle order, every cannabis connoisseur has her favorite weed strain. But, as revealed by a new survey, the most popular strain of 2016 may not be what you’d think. The survey, conducted by California-based medical marijuana delivery app Eaze, included data from the app’s 250,000 users and questionnaires from another 5,000...

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How Colorado Medical Students Really Feel About Medical Marijuana
Feb06

How Colorado Medical Students Really Feel About Medical Marijuana

By: Evan Kaden Despite the fact that students strongly supported marijuana legalization, when it came to the idea of actually prescribing it to medical patients, they were a bit uncertain. Undoubtedly one of the hottest topics of the 21st century, medical marijuana is something that’s got everyone from scientists to senators with something to say. With 28 states and the District of Columbia with medical marijuana legislation currently...

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OG Kush (marijuana review)
Jan17

OG Kush (marijuana review)

Doubts arise that this strain is actually OG Kush, but our weed critic soldiers on anyway and has a “surprisingly enjoyable” experience — at a bargain price. Originally published on thecannabist.co By Jake Browne, The Cannabist Staff Is there truth in advertising in legal marijuana? Not always, though we’d like to think there is. I’ve covered this in-depth in another article, but sometimes an issue is so prevalent that I...

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Blue Dream (marijuana review)
Jan17

Blue Dream (marijuana review)

Strain Theory: The sativa-dominant Blue Dream sparks energy and wild ideas — like baking a pie from scratch, for the first time Originally published on thecannabist.co By Jake Browne, The Cannabist Staff Strain Theory: Blue Dream By the numbers: $8/gram, $150/ounce (medical patients) at Good Chemistry, 330 E. Colfax in Denver. I’m not sure which I’ve recommended more over the past five years: Blue Dream or “Breaking Bad.” The former...

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Gorilla Glue #4 (marijuana review)
Jan17

Gorilla Glue #4 (marijuana review)

When you’re sampling so many strains, it takes something jarring, something so singular in effect to rise to the top. This undoubtedly qualifies. Originally published on thecannabist.co By Jake Browne, The Cannabist Staff When I talk about self-medicating with cannabis it’s with trepidation, as if I’m an illicit drug user and not one of the millions of Americans who choose something like coffee or seconds at dinner instead. It’s that...

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Are you a sophisticated stoner hoping to find love? Well, there’s a marijuana matchmaker to help
Jan17

Are you a sophisticated stoner hoping to find love? Well, there’s a marijuana matchmaker to help

Love is in the air: Dating expert Molly Peckler helps marijuana users bond in a warm, friendly environment By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Orange County Register Reality dating shows like “The Bachelor” and “The Millionaire Matchmaker” have made it a familiar scene: Attractive singles gather in a chic location to toast cocktails, exchange banter and – so the story goes – find true love. Marijuana matchmaker and dating expert Molly...

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Business is booming: North American marijuana sales up 30 percent in 2016
Jan10

Business is booming: North American marijuana sales up 30 percent in 2016

Experts calling $6.7 billion in sales bigger than dot-com era growth By Gene Marks, The Washington Post While some activists are planning to give away marijuana on Inauguration Day, other entrepreneurs are taking a different approach: making a ton of money from it. According to Governing.com, 29 states and the District of Columbia have or will soon have laws legalizing marijuana in some form. Use of recreational marijuana is legal in...

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Weed vacation mistakes: 5 ways you’re doing it wrong
Jan10

Weed vacation mistakes: 5 ways you’re doing it wrong

Origonally posted on thecannabist.co By Jake Browne, The Cannabist Staff Have you given my mom weed? As an intrepid Uber driver, Deb Browne has been gifted her fair share of cannabis that tourists couldn’t finish during their stays in Colorado. Usually, the stray pre-roll or abandoned bag she brings me comes attached with a story. Like the one about the two Midwestern dudes who slept through the Snoop Dogg show at Fiddler’s Green and...

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What are safe levels for cannabis use during pregnancy and breastfeeding?
Jan10

What are safe levels for cannabis use during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

Originally posted on thecannabist.co – By Susan Squibb, The Cannabist Staff Updated Dec. 3, 2015 at 3:59 p.m. Welcome to our Ask The Cannabist column. Clearly you have questions about marijuana, be it a legal concern, a health curiosity, a Colorado-centric inquiry or something more far-reaching. Check out our expansive, 100-question Colorado marijuana FAQ first, and if you’re still curious, email your question to Ask The...

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Where is weed legal? Map of U.S. marijuana laws by state
Nov16

Where is weed legal? Map of U.S. marijuana laws by state

By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff – Originally Posted on the thecannabist.co The legalization of marijuana in America has been moving at a breakneck speed in recent years as states and territories across the nation have adopted regulations to allow for the medical or recreational use of cannabis. Earlier in 2016, marijuana legalization in America reached a tipping point: Medical marijuana became legal in half of the 50...

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Colorado gov calls marijuana gray market ‘a clear and present danger’
Nov16

Colorado gov calls marijuana gray market ‘a clear and present danger’

‘I take this very seriously’: Gov. John Hickenlooper’s remarks came after he asked state lawmakers to set aside $16M in marijuana tax revenues for new initiatives related to controlling the market By John Frank, The Denver Post Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday called the marijuana gray market in Colorado a “clear and present danger” that demands tougher regulations and enforcement. Reacting to recent busts,...

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Colorado grow house plans to appeal $14,000 fine for marijuana smell
Nov16

Colorado grow house plans to appeal $14,000 fine for marijuana smell

The owner of Dandelion Grow says his warehouse is in a row of grow operations and it’s not fair to single it out for odor complaints By Boulder Daily Camera Dandelion Grow, the north Boulder cannabis garden blamed for releasing a marijuana smell into the air, disputes accusations made by the city and plans to appeal a $10,000 odor fine. That penalty represented the grow’s second violation in the last month; the first cost it $4,000. A...

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