Canada’s Government Marijuana Sales

One of the biggest single marijuana buys in the history of buying marijuana was announced last week. You might be able to find bigger purchases if you consider cartels, or possibly larger legal sales if you scrutinize multi-year deals to supply pharmaceutical companies. Regardless, the province of Quebec’s deal to buy 359 tons of cannabis…

Massachusetts Prepares for Adult-Use

Last month, the Cannabis Control Commission, the regulatory body overseeing the state’s newest industry, finalized their regulations for the market. At the beginning of this month, the state began accepting applications for business licenses. Now with the full implementation of adult-use sales on the horizon, businesses, regulators, consumers and local governments are preparing themselves for…

Understanding Terpenes: Myrcene

People that love to eat mangoes might think that they enjoy the sweet, tropical fruit just for its inimitable flavor and unmatched juiciness, but there’s something else that might be making them feel good after eating it — a potent terpene called myrcene. Also found naturally in different herbs and plants like basil, lemongrass, eucalyptus,…

Pennsylvania Adjusts Medical Cannabis Program

On Monday, Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine announced plans to allow patients access to whole plant, dried flower, as well as more qualifying conditions. The move reverses the previous rule permitting dispensaries to sell only processed forms of cannabis, which some say limited access and kept costs high for patients. According to the Marijuana…