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Sector | Market info

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UK: Prescriptions for cannabis-based medicines double in a year, report says

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US (MN): Cannabis officials tell vendors to stop selling other THC variants

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US: Measurement standards group approves new federal cannabis guideline on moisture loss

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US (KY): Fort Wright considers allowing medical cannabis businesses

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US (CA): Report finds many cannabis companies going out of business or leaving the state

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US (KY): Medical cannabis facilities progressing in several communities

US (FL): Hemp execs pledge millions to Republican Party of Florida, texts reveal

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US: DC Council issues cease and desist orders to unlicensed cannabis shops

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US (KY): Slow demand for MMJ business licensing

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Isle of Man: Call for pharmacies to dispense medicinal cannabis

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US (NY): Oneonta shop closed for unlicensed cannabis sales

US (CO): Cannabis, sales tax revenues continue to fall in Trinidad

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US (NJ): Monmouth County men going to prison after ripping off investors with cannabis company

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Preliminary decision regarding import over-spill of Canadian cannabis

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Why haven't Ohio adult-use sales started yet?

Sven-Roger von Schilling, Grünhorn Group:

Germany: “Cultivation clubs will initially attract many members, but the challenges will soon be realized”

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US (NC): Cherokee residents see future of legalization as tribal members take advantage of adult-use sales

Growth in greenhouses

US: Controlled environment agriculture production, operations on the rise

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US (MD): cannabis sales total more than $1.1 billion in first year of legalization

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US (MN): State raises $10M in first year from low-potency hemp, but isn’t the industry bigger than that?

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US (MD): A year after adult-use, sales are booming but health concerns linger

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US (KY): Lexington government preparing for medical cannabis sales in January

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US (SD): Ex-trooper now grower wants answers on new law

Koppert Foundation year overview

Sustainable disease control in tomato in India and 8 other smallholder farmer projects

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The cannabis conundrum: Investment potential and regulatory hurdles

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Medical cannabis in Ukraine: challenges for a new industry

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US (CA): Cannabis appellation program grows among North Coast farms

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US (KY): State to open applications for MMJ businesses

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US (AZ): MMJ market has shrunk to just one-quarter the size of adult-use sales

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US (VA): State delays choosing Shenandoah MMJ provider

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Early mover advantage: How Minnesota’s new social equity rules for cannabis businesses are playing out so far

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More Isle of Man pharmacies to dispense medicinal cannabis

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Euro and US dollar dominate extra-EU trade in 2023

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US (LA): Governor signs bills to decriminalize cannabis paraphernalia and regulate hemp products

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US (MA): Legal settlement authorizes transport of cannabis over state territorial waters

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Survey: 12% of Germans want to join cannabis clubs

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US (NE): MMJ could be on Nebraska's ballot

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Colorado and Maryland Governors want cannabis rescheduling finalized ASAP

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Ohio regulators issue provisional cannabis licenses to dozens of businesses

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Colombia: Medical cannabis industry faces challenges and closures

Dutch contracting company auctions horticultural machinery and tractors online

Investors or financiers: The difference explained

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US: Connecticut confronts controversy over cannabis cash and social equity

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Cannabis growth sparked hundreds of millions in value for this Southern California county

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US (NY): Cannabis licensees blast Hochul for disastrous rollout

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US (OH): What vertical integration could mean for cannabis companies

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US (CA): Alarming levels of pesticides in cannabis products at dispensaries across the state

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NL: Next phase of Coffeeshop Experiment starts

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US (IA): Hemp group says it will sue over new THC limits and sell products to help fund it

Italy’s hemp industry seeks European Commission intervention

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US (RI): State cannabis commission will allow cannabis to be transported to Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket

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Tanzania Horticultural Association seeks further funding for horti sector

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Now bankrupt, MedMen owes millions to other companies

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Michigan beat California in cannabis sales, but there’s still work to be done

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As California cannabis economy crashes, what comes next?

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US (NJ): Newark leaders debate over how many locations should get adult-use license

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US (AZ): Critics say Arizona cannabis program did ‘exact opposite’ of what voters intended

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US: Washington State law exempting some MMJ purchases from steep 37% tax takes effect

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US: Why many outdoor grows are popping off in MA

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Greenhouses cover more and more of Earth’s surface

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Exploring cannabis and hemp cultivation laws in South Africa and beyond

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What does the German market look like since April 1st?

Germany: "Most of the players in the market have seen growth of up to 100% or more"

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US (MN): State agency approves loan for tribal cannabis facility over board's recommendation

Germany: "Cannabis clones and seeds are already becoming a big industry"

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US (DE): Lawmakers look to allow medical dispensaries to sell adult-use

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Germany: Already 37 interested parties for cannabis cultivation associations in Rhineland-Palatinate

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US (FL): Hemp industry is pushing hard on DeSantis to veto a bill restricting THC

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US (IA): Local business owners react to new hemp product law

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US: Cannabis industry now supports over 440,000 full-time jobs

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US (LA): MMJ cultivation could move from universities to private contractors

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CAN (BC): Province increases minimum wage

"Disjointed and inconsistent legislation ultimately harms the community"

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Discussing the Minnesota cannabis industry at annual meeting

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Thailand: Pro-cannabis advocates rally ahead of government’s plan to recriminalize the plant

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Ohio gears up for legal adult-use cannabis sales

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$61 million of illegal products seized in 2024

US (CA): "Taking down illegal operators protects the regulated market"

Dollar shows stability against major currencies as market participants await U.S. inflation data

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US (TX): North Texas cannabis farm says it's challenging to navigate legal landscape

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US (FL): Why MMJ companies are pushing so hard for adult-use?

Tom Varga, Biortica Agrimed:

"Australia should take any learnings that we can from the EU"

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US: Texas leaders zero in on exploding hemp market

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US (AR): Industry professionals reflect on five years of MMJ in state

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US (OH): Adult-use sales could start by mid-June

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Australia: Hemp Bill gives Victorian farmers opportunity to grow

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Meilad Rafiei, WeCann:

US: “There isn’t enough information available to know the impact of rescheduling”

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US (CA): Updated 2023 harvest and sales data available

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CAN: OCS announces changes to improve the Farmgate Store framework

Colombia: Government launches strategy for industrial development of cannabis

Ophir Nevo, Israel Cannabis Association:

Israel: “Reduced regulatory burdens and increased patient access”

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US: Adult-Use cannabis legalization states surpass $20B in tax revenue

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US: Hemp market collapses, frustrating network of Southwest Virginia growers

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Pakistan bets on cannabis

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US (NJ): Patients fear medical program is failing without intervention from state officials

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"Passing cannabis banking bill would increase integrity and quality control in financial system"

Danny Murr-Sloat, AlpinStash Genetics & Consulting:

“Despite the challenges, it’s still a great industry to be in”

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Lawmakers may crack down

US (LA): Consumable THC explodes in Louisiana, becoming $33M industry

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AU: Citrus grower invests in outdoor MMJ crop

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USDA data shows farmers are turning away from CBD

UK families turn to private prescriptions to get medical cannabis

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South Africa: Cash boost for South Africa’s ‘cannabis capital’

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US (GA): Changes made to hemp regulations

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US (OR): "Reclassification may bring pharma to state's MMJ industry"

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US (NJ): Why did it take so long to green-light Newark cannabis farm?