The Great Cultivation Debate

Changing industry fundamentals have sparked renewed discussions over whether it’s better to grow indoors, outdoors or in greenhouses. Here’s a look at the benefits and drawbacks of each method. by Omar Sacirbey The legal marijuana industry is moving into a new phase marked by falling product prices and increasing regulations. That one-two punch will reduce margins and force cultivation executives … [Continue]

Capitalizing on a Rival’s Woes

Taking advantage of a competitor’s missteps requires planning and action – all while treading carefully to avoid turning off customers by Bart Schaneman (Clarification: MJ Freeway said the problems it experienced in January were tied to a “malicious hack” of its systems. The initial version … [Continue]

A New Cannabis Epicenter?

Los Angeles has the potential to emerge as the nation’s new marijuana capital by John Schroyer Speak with practically anyone in the Los Angeles cannabis industry, and one point typically arises in conversation: The city is the biggest marijuana market in not only the nation … [Continue]

The Past & Future of Cannabis Banking

Five Questions With John Vardaman, Co-Author of the DOJ Banking Memo by Omar Sacirbey Marijuana businesses that have been able to land bank and credit union accounts recently might want to thank John Vardaman, a lawyer specializing in money laundering who served in the Justice … [Continue]

Dialing in the Dosing

Infused products companies are using pharmaceutical industry technologies and methods to improve dosing of THC, CBD by Omar Sacirbey Makers of marijuana-infused products are borrowing a page from the pharmaceutical industry when it comes to accurate dosing of THC and CBD in edibles, drinks, topicals … [Continue]