Category: News

Take steps to help ‘flatten the curve’ on COVID-19

March 20th, 2020

Government officials across the country are quickly implementing a variety of regulations to staunch the coronavirus pandemic. On March 17, for example, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment issued a public health order to close bars, restaurants, gyms, theaters and casinos for 30 days in an effort to…

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August 30th, 2019

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Former Nordstrom executive will speak at Retail and Dispensary Expo

April 29th, 2019

Marijuana Venture has announced that former Nordstrom executive Loretta Soffe will speak at the Retail and Dispensary (RAD) Expo in October at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. While Soffe might not be a household name in the cannabis industry, her retail bona fides are nothing short of remarkable,…

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Dr. Greenhouse hosts HVAC workshop for indoor farms

December 28th, 2018

Whether you’re growing in a greenhouse, a warehouse, or a container, climate management is key to your success. This workshop is designed for you, the grower, to give you a better understanding of the systems that control the climate. ​So, if you’re ready to roll up your sleeves, pull out…

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Oddsmakers set lines on November legalization measures

October 29th, 2018

With November’s election right around the corner, the political oddsmakers at MyBookie.ag are putting their money on marijuana legalization being a big winner this fall. There is unprecedented support for marijuana legalization, and advocates say the midterm elections could mark the point of no return for a movement that has…

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Marijuana Venture introduces monthly investment section

May 30th, 2018

As the marijuana economy moves from the underground to the mom-and-pop and finally to the corporate world, more and more investment money is pouring into the cannabis space. Starting with the June issue, Marijuana Venture will publish a monthly Investors Forum section that will include news from investment funds, profiles…

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Pipp Horticulture acquires vertical farming innovator Greenhaus Industries

May 30th, 2018

Pipp Horticulture, a leading provider of space‐saving, multi‐level mobile cultivation systems, announced recently that it has acquired Greenhaus Industries Inc., an innovator and manufacturer of multi‐level cultivation and drying systems designed for the vertical farming industry. The principals of Greenhaus, who will remain with the organization, have more than 25…

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Ralph Morgan, Co-Founder of Organa Brands, Announces Departure

April 3rd, 2018

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Today, Organa Brands announces the departure of its co-founder, Ralph Morgan. Morgan previously served as CEO of Organa Brands, where he oversaw the development of wellness-centric products around the globe. Morgan also founded Organa Labs, the longest-licensed cannabis extraction facility in the United States. This press release features…

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Vermont Gov. Phil Scott Signs Bill Making Marijuana Legal

January 23rd, 2018

MONTPELIER, Vt. — On Monday, Gov. Phil Scott officially signed a bill into law that makes marijuana legal for adults in Vermont. H. 511 eliminates Vermont’s civil penalty for possessing one ounce or less of marijuana and removes penalties for possession of up to two mature marijuana plants and up…

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Sessions rescinds Cole Memo: Local U.S. Attorneys will once again make the decision on who and what to prosecute and how to best use Justice Department resources.

January 4th, 2018

  Just days after California’s legal marijuana market opened to long lines and big sales, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Jan. 4 issued a new memo on marijuana enforcement, repealing the Obama-era directive that limited prosecutions in states that have voted to legalize recreational, adult-use cannabis, prompting an outcry…

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