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Oregon Officials Struggle to ID Which Cannabis Grows Are Legal

"In order to have regulation, an agency has to have enough resources to be effective at enforcement of the regulations," the Deschutes County sheriff said. "Oregon does not have this."

What Are Feminized Cannabis Seeds?

Feminized marijuana seeds can streamline the growing process and ensure that cannabis cultivators get the most out of their hard work. Read all about the process here.

Cash-Strapped Greece Sees Growth in Medical Cannabis

Greece says it's fast-tracking plans to legalize growth of medical cannabis, arguing that interest from investors could help efforts to pull the country out of years of crisis.

After California Cannabis Stockpiles Go up in Smoke, What’s Next?

In some cases, industry operators say, bottlenecks have already slowed the supply chain from farms to storefronts.

How a Cannabis Ban Turned One California County Into ‘Ground Zero for Chaos’

Hungry for tax revenue, Calaveras County licensed hundreds of commercial cannabis farms in recent years. Now it wants them gone, leaving growers in the lurch.

California Legalization Brings Host of Environmental Rules

Hopes are that legalization will help rein in environmental damage from black-market grows, much of it in Northern California old-growth forests.

Rhode Island Officials: Many Medical Cannabis Cultivators Will Fail

Rep. Scott Slater expressed his concerns about the large number of cultivators, adding that without an adult-use market, some cultivators are doomed to fail.

Guest Opinion: Don’t Let Big Business Shape California Cannabis

It is critical that as many California cannabis growers as possible have an opportunity to transition to a regulated system.

California Releases Applications for Cannabis Cultivation Licenses

Less than two weeks before legal sales are set to launch, California regulators have begun accepting applications for cannabis cultivation licenses.

How to Save Water in a State of Drought

Under strict new water rules in California, cannabis farmers who haven’t thought through their water use could be left out to dry.

Ohio Criticized for Marijuana Consultant’s Past Drug Conviction

Jimmy Gould, CEO of CannAscend, an unsuccessful applicant, publicized the 2015 conviction to protest the selection process.

California’s Limit on Big Growers Just Vanished. Here’s Why

The abrupt shift comes on the heels of costly, intensive lobbying on behalf of some of the state’s most powerful cannabis businesses.

Ohio Picks 12 Large Growers for Medical Cannabis Program

The state rounded out the list of 24 companies authorized to produce medicinal crops under a new system expected to go live by September.

Don’t Blame Wildfires for Rising California Cannabis Prices

The North Bay wildfires devastated California cannabis country—but other factors are far more responsible for recent swings in price.

Calaveras County Pivots, Will Consider Large-Acreage Grow Model

Rather than an all-out ban, some in the California county are now pushing for regulations that could decimate the area's cannabis cultivators.

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