Category: News

Megan Stone to be featured speaker at RAD

April 12th, 2019

Marijuana Venture has announced that Megan Stone of High Road Design Studio will be a featured speaker at the Retail and Dispensary (RAD) Expo this October at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. In the five years since she founded High Road, Stone has become one of the most…

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Did cannabis just become legal in the United States?

February 27th, 2019

In December 2018, the U.S. Farm Bill became law. This new law has many aspects to it, but the section of most interest to the cannabis industry relates to changes in U.S. law concerning certain varieties (cultivars) of cannabis. However, it is important to note that this is a limited…

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Living the Dream: Helen Cho

February 3rd, 2019

Three years ago, this company didn’t even exist. Today, our vertically integrated company has more than 60 employees and nearly 40 medical cannabis products available at the dispensary. In mid-2016, we won our license with the highest scoring application for the island of Oahu (Hawaii’s most populated and popular island),…

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January 30th, 2019

Valoya, a Finnish manufacturer of high-end LED grow light solutions, has introduced to the market its Canna+ line of LEDs with an ultra-wide spectrum designed for professional cultivation of cannabis. As a company specialized in fine-tuned spectra development, Valoya has independently tested and optimized the Canna+ through a series of…

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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 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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Flower One acquires NLV Organics, commences CSE trading

October 11th, 2018

Following its Oct. 9, 2018 acquisition of NLV Organics, Flower One Holdings Inc. began trading on the Canadian Stock Exchange on Oct. 10 under the stock symbol “FONE.” “There have been a series of successive and very significant milestones achieved in a very short timeframe, but today’s commencement of trading…

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CanEx Jamaica

August 27th, 2018

The image of Jamaica has long been married to cannabis, despite the plant being very much illegal on the idyllic Caribbean island until recently. But when Jamaica amended the Dangerous Drugs Act in 2015 to decriminalize possession of up to two ounces, and later, in 2016, legalized the medicinal and…

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Amazing Retailers – Sparc

August 24th, 2018

Just a few years ago, it seemed most cannabis retailers had the same hole-in-the-wall feel, designed to fly under the radar and not attract attention from law enforcement. But as the legal market has exploded, cannabis shops have come out of the shadows and have begun to use their storefronts…

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Marijuana Venture art director receives award

August 8th, 2018

Marijuana Venture art director Chloe Mehring will be honored this fall as one of Folio Magazine’s Rising Stars during an awards luncheon in New York City. Mehring, 26, has been with Marijuana Venture, the No. 1 business publication in the cannabis space, since July 2015 and has been integral in…

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