WeedWorthy News Network

Hot off the press cannabis, marijuana, cbd and hemp news from around the world on the WeedLife Social Network. Join at https://WeedLife.com

Senator Buys Recreational Marijuana And Nevada Entrepreneurs Gear Up For Green Rush - Cannabis News

Colorado's weed boom will fund schools and fight opioid addiction.

Continue reading

Cannabis can help save the bees: Cornell University - Cannabis News

DENVER - Marijuana is a $1.3 billion industry in Colorado, and the ensuing tax revenue is helping students pay for college.

Continue reading

Poland: Cannabis for everyone?

Pueblo County expands its cannabis-funded scholarships with eye on having high school graduates enroll at local colleges.

Continue reading

Colorado governor debuts plan to battle homelessness with pot taxes – Cannabis News

'I'm doubling down': Gov. John Hickenlooper debuts 'aggressive' new efforts to fight homelessness with marijuana taxes.

Continue reading

Arizona Dispensary Launches Medical Marijuana Delivery Service

'I'm doubling down': Gov. John Hickenlooper debuts 'aggressive' new efforts to fight homelessness with marijuana taxes.

Continue reading

High Hopes for Industrial Hemp Farming – Cannabis News

Pueblo County has set aside around $750,000 in college scholarships for high school seniors, and all of that funding came from marijuana excise taxes.

Continue reading

4/20 TV: A Guide of What to Watch on Marijuana’s Biggest Holiday – Cannabis News

From small towns that barely dot the map to the state’s largest urban areas, revenue from retail marijuana sales is helping communities address homelessness, send children to college, patch potholes, secure water rights and fund an array of projects.

Continue reading

Veterans and Cannabis: What the U.S. law is now and where it might be headed

Nationwide marijuana legalization could produce up to $28 billion in yearly tax revenue a new study found.

Continue reading

Washington State marijuana sales surpass $1 billion – Marijuana News

SPOKANE, Wash. – Marijuana sales in Washington continue to rise nearly two years after recreational marijuana became legal in the state.

Continue reading

Medical Cannabis firms lead donors for legal weed campaigns

Aurora, the third largest city in the state, will donate funds to organizations which help low-income people with housing and community services.

Continue reading

Nevada releases bulletin for products affected by unapproved pesticide

In the first three months of 2016, Colorado pot shops sold more than $270 million in cannabis and related products, according to new figures from the state Department of Revenue.

Continue reading

Flint City Council approves measure allowing recreational marijuana for 8th ward facility

Branson’s firsthand exposure to cannabis-funded drug abuse treatment in Colorado is significant, state officials and marijuana industry representatives agree.

Continue reading

Illinois becomes 11th state to allow recreational marijuana - Cannabis News

EMPIRE, Colo. – Colorado’s $1 billion marijuana industry is helping some small towns stay afloat. A prime example is the town of Empire, in Clear Creek County.

Continue reading

Colorado marijuana sales skyrocket to nearly $1 billion in 2015 – Marijuana News

$996,184,788 — that's the final tally for Colorado marijuana sales as December 2015 figures show a record-setting finish.

Continue reading

Virginia Governor Announces Plans To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Kate Douglas packages marijuana-infused edibles at Wana Brands in Boulder, CO. Image: Paul Aiken, Daily Camera

Preliminary data released from Boulder data analysis firm BDS Analytics has confirmed what tax revenues have already shown: Coloradans love legal pot.

Continue reading

Studying the impacts of combining cannabis and exercise

Colorado voters approved a statewide ballot measure Tuesday that gives state lawmakers permission to spend $66.1 million in taxes collected from the sale of recreational marijuana. Image: Aaron Ontiveroz, The Denver Post
Colorado voters Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a statewide ballot measure that gives state lawmakers permission, once again, to spend $66.1 million in taxes collected from the sale of recreational marijuana.
Continue reading

Drug-dealing executives: How potheads fell in love with LinkedIn

Colorado State-Pueblo, along with Pueblo Community College, are the two institutions that students may attend using the new marijuana scholarships. Image via csupueblo.edu

DENVER — A Colorado county that boasts the world's largest outdoor marijuana farm and has been actively courting the new pot industry has approved the world's first marijuana-funded college scholarship.

Continue reading

The Next "It" Ingredient in Beauty Products is Marijuana - Cannabis News

A grow room in Denver. Image: WeedWorthy.com
Elizabeth Hernandez ~ The Denver Post ~

Colorado recreational marijuana sales are close to $60 million in August 2015; medical marijuana sales climb slightly.

Continue reading

WeedLife.com