June 2017

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The application period for people seeking to grow, distribute or use medical marijuana in Arkansas is officially open. State officials opened the application period Friday and it runs until Sept. 18. Voters last November made Arkansas the first Bible Belt state to legalize medical marijuana, clearing the way for people […]

At a nondescript building near the Las Vegas Strip, workers in scrubs, hair nets and surgical masks furiously attached labels to sealed jars as others checked on growing marijuana plants or carefully weighed buds. The frenzied activity is focused on one goal: Getting dispensaries ready to start selling recreational marijuana Saturday in Nevada, largely to […]

City decision makers expressed a desire to approach the discussion with careful deliberation. “I think it is a good idea to start slow,” Barrett said. “I don’t think we want to start with the door shut and barred.” Mayor David Glass weighed in with what he described as a “just say no” approach amid concerns […]

At the stroke of midnight, Nevada will become the fifth state in the country to allow customers to purchase marijuana for recreational use. About 40 dispensaries that currently sell medical marijuana have received permission to sell pot to adults over the age of 21 beginning Saturday, and a handful are so eager to start sales they will […]

In the wake of mounting overdoses and deaths from the opioid-addiction crisis sweeping the nation, drugmakers are racing to come up with safer painkillers. Companies are highly motivated to create alternatives to the $4 billion opioid market. The federal government is cracking down on lax prescriptions that contribute to many thousands of deaths a year […]

In the wake of mounting overdoses and deaths from the opioid-addiction crisis sweeping the nation, drugmakers are racing to come up with safer painkillers. Companies are highly motivated to create alternatives to the $4 billion opioid market. The federal government is cracking down on lax prescriptions that contribute to many thousands of deaths a year […]

by Rob Fess , Op-Ed Contributor, Today Cannabis product packaging, specifically within the edibles and extracts segments, have come a long way in the first few years of adult recreational use. The color palette has expanded well beyond the Rasta spectrum and graphics are… read more at: https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/303589/in-the-cannabis-industry-differentiation-is-key.html

I recently took a voyage through one of the most exquisite works of edible art I have ever seen. Like any speakeasy in San Francisco worth going to, this one can be found in plain sight, if you know what you are looking for. Once inside, you’ll discover The Naked Kitchen; guests mingle in the […]