Seed To Sale, Traceability: Bio Track & Leaf, The Retailers’ Experience In Washington State

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If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. Tracebility was and is the tracking of Cannabis and Cannabis-infused items and products from “see d to sale”, as directed to Washington and Colorado per the Cole Memo issued in August 2013.

Article “Taxed to Death: Follow One Gram of Weed along California’s Twisted Path from Seed to Sale”

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This scarcity puts the owners of buildings or land in these zones in a powerful position when it comes to negotiations. This typically leads to lease or rent payments 200-300% higher than what would be charged to a more traditional business.

Jamaica Tendering For Track & Trace Solution

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We have a pretty good idea who will use their powers of persuasion to get Jamaica on board with their solution. Currently 40 operating licenses have been issued with 14 remaining still to be paid for. Advertisement - Procurement of Track and Trace Seed-to-Sale. Take a look at the tender document. At least it means we can publish stories for the next 36 months on all the dramas that will then ensue.

Bio TrackTHC CEO Resigns

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For more than seven years, Vo was an executive at Florida-based BioTrackTHC, a seed-to-sale software provider, most recently serving as CEO and president. According to an 8-K filing from Helix TCS, Vo’s resignation on Sept. MJ Biz reports.

New York is Next: Governor Cuomo Details Cannabis Legalization Proposal

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Cuomo's three-tier distribution model has big MMJ biz wary of losing control of seed-to-sale process. Others say yes. Industry

California Says Nearly All Cannabis Businesses Will Be In Statewide Tracking System By End Of October

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California says its system for tracking cannabis products from seed-to-sale will soon cover the entire industry — but regulators still have more work to do.

Oklahoma governor puts pen to paper on medical marijuana legislation

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It also allows employers to fire medical marijuana users in certain “safety-sensitive jobs” who test positive for cannabis use. Here are additional details, according to The Oklahoman : Products will be tested for pesticides, THC, terpenoid potency and heavy metals.

Utah Chooses Leaf Data For Track & Trace

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Leaf Data used to be MJ Freeway. But no need to panic we learn via a MJ Biz report, “The next generation of Leaf Data Systems provides what it calls a “product authentication system.” It’s got to be better than the last generation.

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Today’s Answer of the Day

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What does it mean to be a vertical system? In a vertical system, a dispensary is responsible for all aspects of the medical marijuana product – One company does everything from “seed to sale” – Growing and Cultivation, Extraction, Manufacturing and Dispensing.

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority announces legislative changes to program

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“OMMA(Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority) has reinstituted a project management structure to ensure compliance and timely implementation of the changes,” said Tom Bates, Interim Commissioner of Health. It also authorizes licensed dispensaries to sell to other licensed dispensaries.

5 Years In, Washington Considers Overhaul Of Cannabis Regulation

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Assoc Press report… “We’ve typically been so challenged with the issues of the day we haven’t been looking out long-term to determine what the future looks like,” Garza said.

Article: Track and Trace for Medical and Adult Use Marijuana Programs

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A preliminary draft rule related to the tracking and tracing of products in the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Program is currently available for review on the Office of Marijuana Policy’s website: [link]. If you were not able to register for one of those trainings, you are not alone.

Florida Appellate Court Agrees with Trial Court that Medical Marijuana Licensing Scheme Conflicts with Florida’s Constitution

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In 2016, Florida voters overwhelmingly voted in favor of a ballot initiative intended to expand medical marijuana accessibility to patients diagnosed with a “debilitating condition,” which is now embedded in Article X, Section 29 of the Florida Constitution (the “Medical Marijuana Amendment”).

Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission Looking To Hire, “Responsible Vendor Trainers for Marijuana Establishment Agents”

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Apply to Become a Responsible Vendor Trainer for Marijuana Establishment Agents in Massachusetts. Vendor Trainers are required to be independent companies and are prohibited from being owners of, employees for, or having a controlling interest in a licensed Marijuana Establishment.

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) Publishes The Cannabis Licensing They’ll Allow

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“We appreciate and continue to seek the public’s input on how to best implement Article XIV of the Constitution ,” said Dr. Randall Williams, DHSS Director. Moving forward, we will continually reassess to ensure access for patients is adequate.”

Will This Tech Company Be The Next Big Cannabis Share Buy?

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One cannabis company is not waiting around to find out. Akerna , the first tech-meets-THC company to be traded on the Nasdaq, announced today an exclusive partnership with Solo Sciences Inc.,

Hoban Law Brings On A Director of Business Development

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Halston launched her career in the Denver area, starting off in the beverage industry, where she began to develop her sales and networking skills with an eye for marketing and business development. million in national sales in less than two years.

New York City Bodega Owners Fight For Their Right To Sell Cannabis

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Wouldn’t it be convenient to be able to buy all of your necessities like groceries, laundry detergent, beer, and cannabis from one store in just one stop on the way home from work? Cuomo to take into account the racial disparity in marijuana arrests.

North Carolina Legislators Intend To Put Ban On Smokeable Hemp In 2020

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Lawmakers said they plan to outlaw smokable hemp next year, a move that could hurt what’s become a big seller in North Carolina’s booming legal hemp industry. Williams agrees there needs to be a better system of checks and balances, along with regulation and understanding.

Pay Cannabis Tax with Cryptocurrency? California Takes a Look.

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We’ve written about the potential benefits of harnessing the power of blockchain technology to track and trace cannabis from seed to sale and provide an effective regulatory tool for governments (see here and here ).

Locke Lord: BLOCKCHAIN COMPANY APPLIES FOR U.S. PATENT FOR CANNABIS SUPPLY-CHAIN TECHNOLOGY

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patent to protect its technology used to track the cultivation, classification, and identification of cannabis seeds and plants. Cannabis producers will be able to secure the integrity of their products by monitoring their origin and final use. Author: Rebecca Lee Katz.

Jamaican Lion: The Industry’s First Comprehensive Cannabis Reference Genome

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Medicinal Genomics Corporation (MGC), a pioneer in using genomics to improve the transparency, safety and yield of cannabis has today announced the industry’s most comprehensive Cannabis reference genome, a high quality de novo genome assembly of the Jamaican Lion cannabis strain.

NORML Chapter Newsletter – April 2019

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“This September, we invite you to join NORML members from across America to learn effective strategies, hear the latest scientific and political advancements, and meet in person with influential members of Congress.” “Allowing people to grow cannabis at home.

Ikänik Farms Signs Collaborative R&D Agreement with Corporation for Biological Research (CIB), a Colombian Scientific Research Corporation

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The Partnership Seeks to Develop Cannabis-Based Products for the Treatment of Human Diseases, Beginning with Colon Cancer. For further information regarding CIB, please refer to their website: [link].

Guam’s Medical Cannabis Commission Says To Politicians. Now Legislation Has Passed Can We Have Some Money To Put Plan Into Action

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The Medical Cannabis Regulation Commission on Friday voted unanimously to petition Guam lawmakers to revise their spending plan to include funding for implementation of the long-stalled medicinal marijuana program. It left DPHSS with no funds to get the program off the ground.

The Dangers and Consequences of Non-Compliance: WeedAdvisor’s Role in Prevention

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British Columbia licensed producer, Agrima, fell under investigation in the fall of 2018 due to “unauthorized activities” during its time as a private entity. As of July 15 th , the company lost its license to produce the drug. WeedAdvisor’s approach to compliance is proactive.

Colombian Producer FoliuMed Launches CBD Sales in Europe

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“Through our R&D partnership with a GMP-certified lab in the USA , we are the first South American producer to offer a broad range of efficacious, safe and affordable cannabis products in Europe ,” says FoliuMed´s Colombian CEO & Co-founder Diego Felipe Navarro.

Cannabis Track and Trace Is A Disaster Waiting to Happen—and Not for the Reasons You Might Think

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Most states’ regulated cannabis regimes require licensed cannabis companies to use seed-to-sale track-and-trace software. In California, the state has contracted the entire track-and-trace program to the METRC program.

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Cannabis Banking In Oklahoma: All You Need To Know

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Since Oklahoma legalized medical marijuana in 2018, it’s been a boon to the economy as well as a boost to the health of the people who benefit from it. Here’s all you need to know about the future of cannabis banking in Oklahoma.

Oregon:OLCC Commissioners Adopt Rules for Regulating Industrial Hemp Entering OLCC Regulated Marijuana System

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The rule change allows for additional OLCC recreational marijuana license types to receive industrial hemp items from growers and handlers registered with the Oregon Department of Agriculture. Here’s the laytest update from the OLCC. February 21, 2019.

Introducing Cultivate’s Premium Wellness and Self-Care Products

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In addition to this, its new skincare line, the 7 Essentials Skincare Ritual will be available in August to complement the other products. Our ultimate goal is to help people be their happiest, healthiest selves.”. This hydrating balm may help to calm irritation and inflammation.

Record Keeping for Marijuana Businesses

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Good record keeping is essential to ensuring your marijuana business runs smoothly. Not only does it allow you to track your business’ progress and stay organized, it also helps your business remain in compliance, as some records are required to be kept by law and can be subject to inspection by government officials. This includes documentation of all taxes paid to state and federal entities.

What Are The New Changes Made By The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority In 2019?

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Oklahoma legalized medical marijuana in 2018, but now some big changes are coming to the program through the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority. Here’s what you need to know about medical marijuana in Oklahoma for the rest of 2019 and beyond.

Medicinal Genomics Secures Funding for a Better Cannabis Reference

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Medicinal Genomics recently secured funding from the DASH network to create a better cannabis reference genome for controversially patented TypeII plants. Under the current publishing model, authors pay journals to publish their work and reviewers are not compensated for their time.

The Latin American Cannabis Landscape – Part Two: Regulated Markets and Patient Access

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Thanks to the recent emergence of regulated medical cannabis markets, the success of this versatile plant can be followed from farm to pharma and prescriber to patient, however, the origins of cannabis as medicine cannot be as simply traced as the plant is today from seed to sale. Whilst it may be old news to some that cannabis has therapeutic value, much of the region has only recently come into the light.