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Cannabis Industry in the US: Where to Set Up Your Business

As cannabis is a Federally Controlled Substance, it is within each individual state to determine state statute and regulation related to medical and adult-use cannabis. As one could imagine, state-by-state cannabis conditions vary from legalized medical marijuana, legalized adult-use and medical marijuana, and moratoriums on marijuana consumption. To add an additional layer of complexity to …

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Cannabis Cultivation Violations

Top 5 Cannabis Cultivation Violations for 2018

On average, cannabis cultivation centers have lower compliance scores than other license types. This is due to the multitude of fluid processes, from managing inventory & business records required, to managing chemicals, applications, safety training and more.  To succeed in cannabis compliance, cannabis operators must automate the inspection process including review of operational data and …

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Your Professional Support with the Monterey County Cannabis Industry Association

We’ve mentioned professional cannabis associations that have helped us on our professional journey of growth and expansion. Associations are invaluable resources that should be leveraged, especially in a new, fast-paced industry such as the cannabis industry. All levels of associations are important, some more than others depending on what vertical of the cannabis industry you …

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Get Industry Insights from the National Cannabis Industry Association

We’ve mentioned the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) before in our posts about Professional Bodies To Support Your Cannabis Business and the various events that we participate in annually. If you’re unfamiliar with NCIA and its mission, keep reading, because we’re here to tell you 3 compelling reasons why you should engage with NCIA to …

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5 Interesting Types of Cannabis Businesses For Entrepreneurs

The cannabis industry is booming and business people from all walks of life are pursuing the industry in droves. Of course, there are the traditional types of cannabis businesses–cultivation, manufacturing, distribution, retail, testing laboratories, and now events. But in addition to the more typical businesses that come to mind when you think of this industry, …

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CDPH Cannabis Regulations Approved: Cannabis Waste Provisions

After emergency regulations, extended emergency regulations, many committee and subcommittee meetings and a substantial amount of public participation and comments, the final regulations have been approved by the Office of Administrative Law and are now in effect. Read on to learn more about the final regulations and cannabis waste provisions published by the California Department …

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