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Licensed Marijuana Producer Aphria Signs Deal to Buy Nuuvera

Licensed Marijuana Producer Aphria Signs Deal to Buy Nuuvera

Licensed Marijuana Producer Aphria Signs Deal to Buy Nuuvera

Licensed marijuana producer Aphria Inc. announced an agreement Monday to buy medical cannabis firm Nuuvera Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal that it says values the company at $826 million.

California Now Accepting Cannabis Cultivation and Processing Applications

California Now Accepting Cannabis Cultivation and Processing Applications

While California has already started awarding temporary commercial cannabis licenses to distributors, microbusinesses, labs and retailers, it has only recently launched its system for accepting cannabis cultivation and processing applications.

Surface Technology

Surface Technology: Cannabis Growing Operations Flooring Contractor

LANCASTER, Penn., Dec. 11, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — As more firms across the US and Canada undertake growing cannabis in the new legalized environment, there is an increasing need for safe, marijuana-friendly industrial flooring systems. Surface Technology has emerged as the leader in planning and installing high-performance flooring and wall systems specifically designed to meet the needs of cannabis growing and processing facilities.

Harvest Park

Harvest Park Becomes Hub for Cannabis Licenses in Michigan

WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, Mich., Nov. 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Harvest Park, a 130-acre industrial park development located in Windsor Township west of Lansing, Michigan in Eaton County is poised to become the epicenter of Michigan’s medical marijuana cultivation, processing, testing and secure transport industries.

Mendocino County: Cannabis Facilities Business License Application

UKIAH, Calif., Nov. 16, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Ordinance No. 4394, which adopted Chapter 6.36 – Cannabis Facilities Businesses and Chapter 20.243 – Cannabis Facilities, is effective November 16, 2017, and provides for business licenses and zoning requirements for the following cannabis-related business types

ASTM Stakeholders cannabis workshop

New Cannabis Standards Group Calls for Participation in Several Areas

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Penn., Aug. 28, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — ASTM International’s recently-formed cannabis committee (D37) is inviting stakeholders to help create standards related to processing, packaging, quality management systems, and more.

Contracts Awarded to Help Develop Ohio Medical Marijuana Program

Contracts Awarded to Help Develop Ohio Medical Marijuana Program

On Aug. 22, 2017, the Ohio Department of Commerce awarded contracts to two companies to help develop the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program. The contracts for the two companies, Metrc and Persistent Systems Inc., total more than $1.75 million.


Tilray Announces Second Facility Enabling 5x Increase in Production Capacity

NANAIMO, British Columbia, Aug. 17, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Tilray Canada Ltd., a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)-certified global leader in medical cannabis research and production, announced today that it will invest, through an affiliated entity, up to $30 million in a second cultivation and processing facility located in Enniskillen, Ontario.

Processing Facility

Hemp, Inc.’s Industrial Hemp Processing Facility Operational

SPRING HOPE, N.C., Aug. 8, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — A global leader and major player in the industrial hemp industry, Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP), announced today that after 3 1/2 years, millions of dollars spent on purchasing, disassembling, transporting, reassembling, rebuilding, refurbishing, beta testing and debugging, the largest multipurpose industrial hemp processing facility in the Western Hemisphere is now operational and is processing its first product.

Maryland Marijuana Officials Investigate Conflict of Interest Application Matter

Maryland Marijuana Officials Investigate Licensees With Potential Conflicts of Interest

After news of possible connections between experts hired to evaluate marijuana business applications and the applicants, Maryland marijuana officials are investigating potential conflicts of interest.

Braddock, Penn., Looks to Medical Marijuana For Economic Revitalization

Braddock, Penn., Looks to Medical Marijuana For Economic Revitalization

A Pennsylvania town that lost its steel industry 25 years ago hopes a new medical marijuana facility will bring economic revitalization. Braddock, Penn., lost its steel industry more than 25 years ago and since has been considered a financially distressed community. But the prospect of a medical marijuana facility is encouraging news for the town.


Global Standards Organization ASTM International Unveils New Cannabis Committee

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Penn., March 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Pending approval from its board of directors, ASTM International announced yesterday the launch of a new committee focused on creating technical standards and guidance materials for cannabis and its products and processes.


AmeriCann Expands Massachusetts Medical Cannabis Center Development

DENVER, Dec. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — AmeriCann, Inc. (OTCQX: ACAN), a company that is developing sustainable, state-of-the-art medical cannabis cultivation properties, announced the approved expansion of the cultivation and processing infrastructure for the Massachusetts Medical Cannabis Center (MMCC).


Former Law Officers Want to Enter Maryland Medical Pot Industry

Several former law enforcement officers want to enter Maryland’s fledgling medical-marijuana industry, according to a June 25, 2016, article in the Washington Post. Maryland will begin issuing licenses to medical-marijuana businesses this summer. The state passed a law allowing medical marijuana in 2014.

Revolution Enterprises

High Quality Medical Cannabis Legally Available in Illinois for First Time Ever

DELAVAN, Ill., Nov. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — For the first time in history, high quality medical cannabis is legally available in Illinois. Revolution Cannabis- Delavan, a producer of superior quality medical cannabis, is proud to announce registered patients and caregivers can purchase its products at licensed Illinois dispensaries beginning Monday, November 9, 2015.

CLS Holdings USA ( CLSH ) and Grow Construction and Occupancy Certificate and White Paper YouTube

CLS Holdings USA’s Licensing Partner Received its Certificate of Occupancy for its Grow in Denver, Colorado

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 5 /Weed Wire/ — CLS Holdings USA, Inc. (OTCQB: CLSH), a diversified cannabis company, is pleased to announce that its licensing partner, Picture Rock Holdings, has received its certificate of occupancy for its cannabis grow located in Denver, Colorado.


MJardin Management

MJardin Management provides turnkey cultivation and processing services to licensed cannabis businesses across the country. Founded in 2012 by Adam Cohen, James Lowe, and John Fritzel, MJardin provides companies with facility design services, licensing support and operational management.