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The president signed the legislation into law Dec. 20, accelerating the hemp industry’s growth. President Donald Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill Thursday afternoon, signaling the official nationwide legalization of industrial hemp—a moment long-awaited by the cannabis industry. Earlier this year, U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell inserted language from his Hemp Farming Act of 2018 into the Farm Bill to federally legalize the […]
13 steps to help you valuate your business ahead of an investment or M&A transaction. Editor’s note: Cannabis Business Times originally published this article in January 2016. With input from the author, we updated several paragraphs in December 2018. Over the last several years, we have reviewed thousands of businesses in the burgeoning cannabis industry. We have […]
All cannabis varieties are named. Where did these names originate, and what do they signify to consumers today? Since the early 20th century, cannabis has been smuggled into the hands of Western consumers. Little, if any, marijuana was grown in Europe and North America until the 1960s, and domestically grown “sinsemilla” flowers first appeared in […]
The Johnstown company demonstrated at an administrative hearing that its application should have received additional points for its pesticide plan. Confusion over Ohio Grown Therapies’ pesticide plan in its initial application for a Level 1 medical marijuana cultivation license nearly lost the Johnstown company entry into Ohio’s nascent market, until the Department of Commerce reevaluated the business’s […]
How to minimize environmental impact and reduce costly water bills. Minimizing water use in cannabis cultivation not only reduces the impact on the environment, but it could also help growers comply with state and municipal regulations, as well as reduce costly water bills. Here, Nic Easley, CEO of Comprehensive Cannabis Consulting (3C), and Duncan Gordon, chief […]