Category: News

Higher Education?

December 8th, 2017

It’s hard not to notice that the course number for Northern Michigan University’s latest offering in its medicinal plant chemistry degree is “CH 420.” Yet, Mark Paulsen, head of the school’s chemistry department, says the new degree track is not a major in marijuana, as some headlines screamed. Instead, the…

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Bureau of Cannabis Control Launches Online Licensing Application System:

December 8th, 2017

SACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control officially launched its online licensing system on Dec. 8 and is now accepting applications for commercial cannabis licenses for retailers, distributors, microbusinesses, testing laboratories and cannabis events. The new online licensing system allows applicants to easily apply for a temporary and annual commercial…

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Flowhub partners with CannaPay to provide cashless payment processing solutions

December 5th, 2017

Flowhub announced today a strategic partnership with CannaPay, a leading payment solution provider. Realizing the need and demand for a stable and cost-effective cashless payment solution for existing and future customers, the two companies have joined to help solve this widespread complex problem within the cannabis industry. With today’s announcement,…

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The first National Retail and Dispensary Expo opens in January

December 1st, 2017

Focusing entirely on the needs of cannabis retailers and dispensary operators, the National Retail and Dispensary Expo, or RAD Expo for short, is scheduled for Jan. 17-18, 2018, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. The expo is produced by Marijuana Venture, the largest cannabis business magazine in both the…

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December 1st, 2017

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Michigan student groups host cannabis forum

November 27th, 2017

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Two student groups at the University of Michigan are hosting a forum to raise awareness regarding the burgeoning cannabis industry in Michigan on Dec. 3 at the Ross School of Business. Green Wolverine and Students for Sensible Drug Policy hope to get students connected with community…

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Lori Ajax Q&A

November 27th, 2017

The following interview was originally printed in the December 2017 issue of Marijuana Venture, on sale now. Lori Ajax is arguably the most powerful person in the cannabis industry right now. She may not be a high-profile business leader or a major financier, but as the first chief of California’s…

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December issue of Marijuana Venture on sale now!

November 25th, 2017

The December 2017 issue of Marijuana Venture is hitting retail stores and subscribers this week. Here’s a sneak preview of what’s inside:

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Futurola announced as RAD Expo Gold Sponsor

November 13th, 2017

Marijuana Venture magazine is proud to announce Futurola as a Gold Sponsor of the RAD Expo, which will be Jan. 17-18, 2018 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. The Retail and Dispensary (RAD) Expo is the first national trade show aimed at the retail side of the cannabis…

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Ellementa LA hosting pair of Women and Cannabis events in November

November 2nd, 2017

Ellementa LA hosts monthly events designed to bring women together to learn about cannabis for health, wellness, self-care and caregiving. This month’s events are scheduled for Nov. 18-19. The non-consumption, educational events are for women only and feature an opportunity to meet the founders of Ellementa, a national network and…

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