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Plans for California marijuana resort “on the back burner” after town sold to oil company

LOS ANGELES — Nipton’s new swimming hole is under construction, booze is returning to the restaurant and lottery tickets are being sold again at the ghost town’s general store. But it likely will be some time before those buds of

Remember that company developing a marijuana resort in California? They’re selling the town to an oil company.

LOS ANGELES — Could plans to turn an old California ghost town into a marijuana mecca be going up in smoke? Cannabis technology company American Green, which bought Nipton for $5 million last year, has sold it to another company

Nevada wholesale marijuana prices remain high — for now

Published: Mar 19, 2018, 5:00 am • Updated: Mar 18, 2018, 9:39 pm By Bart Schaneman, Marijuana Business Daily DENVER — Nevada’s recreational marijuana supplies are plentiful but not overly abundant, keeping wholesale cannabis prices on the high side compared

Wholesale cannabis prices tumbled in 2017 — and they have yet to hit rock bottom

Published: Mar 8, 2018, 5:00 am • Updated: Mar 7, 2018, 5:12 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff The price of a pound of legal marijuana has been plummeting for 18 months, according to a new report tracking the

A cannabis health and wellness fair is coming to Denver

Published: Mar 7, 2018, 12:24 pm • Updated: Mar 7, 2018, 12:24 pm By Lindsey Bartlett, The Cannabist Staff The Colorado cannabis industry’s effort to corner the wellness market is expanding with the April debut of a cannabis health fair

Wholesale cannabis prices hit historic lows in January, but don’t blame Sessions

Published: Jan 25, 2018, 3:52 pm • Updated: Jan 25, 2018, 4:19 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff The price of a pound of legal marijuana plummeted in January, according to a new report tracking the commodity’s U.S. spot

Colorado sticking with METRC for marijuana seed to sale tracking

Published: Jan 24, 2018, 10:31 am • Updated: Jan 24, 2018, 11:51 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado will stick with the familiar when it comes to tracking marijuana from seed to sale. The Colorado Department of Revenue

What the cannabis genome map means for future of the marijuana industry

Published: Jan 18, 2018, 10:49 am • Updated: Jan 18, 2018, 10:49 am By Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg News The fledgling cannabis industry is full of wide-eyed claims about what pot can do. Outperform your favorite energy drink? Maybe. Cure cancer?

Cannabis firms Canopy Growth, Organa and Green House team up on a joint venture in Canada

Published: Nov 17, 2017, 1:53 pm • Updated: Nov 17, 2017, 4:44 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Three well-known players in the cannabis industry have partnered in the operation of an Ontario indoor cultivation facility, a site they

Sen. Cory Gardner to co-sponsor federal bill to let canna-businesses take tax deductions

Published: Nov 15, 2017, 10:54 am • Updated: Nov 15, 2017, 11:08 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Senator Cory Gardner, a Republican from Colorado, is backing federal legislation that would allow state-legal marijuana businesses to claim tax deductions

After the smoke clears: What’s next for Northern California’s cannabis industry?

Published: Oct 14, 2017, 7:29 am • Updated: Oct 13, 2017, 9:31 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff The devastating and deadly wildfires in Northern California could hardly have come at a worse time for the region’s well-established and

Colorado drags down national marijuana prices in first half of 2017

Published: Oct 2, 2017, 10:59 am • Updated: Oct 2, 2017, 10:59 am By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff The price of a pound of legal marijuana continues to plummet in 2017, according to a new report tracking the commodity’s

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