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Cannabis-fueled women's retreats are now officially a thing - Cannabis News

It’s been scientifically proven that a woo-woo vacation can make you feel a little bit high, but one new retreat series is taking that concept to a whole new—and ultra-literal—level.

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You can build your own tiny hemp home, he’ll show you how - Cannabis News

Use of hemp as a construction material is part of the revival of the crop in America, thanks to entrepreneurs who are thinking big — and small, including a Colorado firm that hosts workshops on hempcrete and builds tiny hemp houses.

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Tax money from marijuana sales helping students pay for college in Colorado - Cannabis News

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

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California pot growers now eligible for energy discounts offered to other farmers – Cannabis News

In a decision that illustrates how just how far marijuana has moved into the mainstream, California’s largest public utility said it would now offer pot growers the same discounts on energy that it provides other farmers.

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Garden Variety: Another look at industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Maybe you have heard of hemp in recent years, as momentum behind a movement to legalize the agricultural crop has grown with federal legislation and some states supporting it.

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Garden Variety: Another look at industrial hemp – Cannabis News

Maybe you have heard of hemp in recent years, as momentum behind a movement to legalize the agricultural crop has grown with federal legislation and some states supporting it.

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Industrial Real Estate Market Gets Boost With Marijuana Legalization – Cannabis News

Legal marijuana operations are finding space to grow and store their product by paying premium rents for warehouse space.

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Denver-based MassRoots lays off staff, defaults on debt – Cannabis News

Denver-based marijuana social networking company MassRoots Inc. has laid off more than 40 percent of its staff and has defaulted on its debt, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission this week.

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Will cannabis beauty products get you high on skin care? – Cannabis News

In the last few years, cosmetic companies have been getting in on marijuana.

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In Illinois, medical marijuana finds a growing acceptance – Cannabis News

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A certified pharmacist and leading medical marijuana advocate sees consumer demand expanding at his suburban Chicago dispensary.

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Was Marijuana the Original Cash Crop? – Cannabis News

While the expanding legal marijuana market is a novice of modern economy, cannabis is no new commodity.

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Cannabis By The Numbers: How Much Money Will States Bring in From Marijuana in 2016? - Marijuana News

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

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Cooking with Cannabis: Philip Wolf Helps to Plan Your Next Meal – Marijuana News

With the surge in cannabis consumption at a recreational level becoming increasingly more legal, it’s only fitting to explore cannabis and food pairings on a deeper level.

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Medical Cannabis For Your Pets – Marijuana News

Pets are a part of your family. You want to help them through any ailments or pain that they might experience in their life or old age.

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The Government Could Make a Buttload of Tax Cash off of Legal Marijuana – Marijuana News

As more and more states legalize marijuana for medical and recreational use, federal state and local governments are in for a tax bonanza, according to a new pair of reports from the nonprofit Tax Foundation.

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More women coming out of ‘weed closet’ as jurisdictions across U.S. legalize marijuana – Marijuana News

With jurisdictions around the country legalizing pot for recreational and medicinal use, budding groups like Women Grow are rising to the forefront of what had been an illegal black market dominated by men.

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Legal U.S. Marijuana Market Will Grow To $7.1 Billion In 2016: Report – Marijuana News

Is it high time that America embraces marijuana legalization?

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Cannabis Entrepreneur Wanda James Talks Finding Your Place in the Industry – Marijuana News

There are ways to get in the marijuana industry and James is here to help you find them.

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Americans bought more legal pot than Girl Scout cookies in 2015 – Marijuana News

The weed industry is becoming a legitimate economic engine. Sales of legal marijuana in the US are estimated to more than double by 2020, as is the broader economic impact of the industry, a new report predicts.

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Some Wall Street Vets Are Betting on a Weed Exchange – Marijuana News

Is there serious money to be made trading the flowers and leaves of the cannabis plant? Amercanex isn’t alone in betting there will be, someday.

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