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  • December 20, 2016

    New LeafMon technology now available for Cannabis Growers!

    AUTHOR: with Cermetek Microelectronics

    Now available for Cannabis Growers from Cermetek Microelectronics a new agricultural tool called LeafMon. This new instrument, developed by the BioEngineering and Ag Deptartment of UC Davis, has been tested extensively by Almond, Walnut, and Grape growers to monitor plant stress. The relative health of the plant can now be monitored remotely on-line by the cannabis...
  • December 16, 2016

    Green Bits and Leafly Partner to Help Cannabis Business Owners Provide Better Information to Patients and Consumers

    AUTHOR: Justin Gabriel with Green Bits

    Green Bits, the painless point-of-sale (POS) for cannabis retailers and dispensaries, has partnered with Leafly, the world’s largest cannabis information resource, to provide legal cannabis business owners an easier way to provide patients and consumers up-to-date menu information to help them choose the right product. By combining Leafly’s process of helping consumers find the right...
  • November 14, 2016

    Good Chemistry Nurseries enters Nevada market

    AUTHOR: Shawna McGregor with Good Chemistry

    On the heels of Nevada’s decision to legalize recreational Cannabis use, Good Chemistry Nurseries is bringing its award-winning nursery system and world-class product to Nevada with the launch of a new Reno production facility that will service dispensaries throughout the state. The announcement was made today by company founder & CEO Matthew Huron. “Launching Good...
  • November 11, 2016

    VIA Folio Now Supports Private Investing in Cannabis-Related Businesses

    AUTHOR: with Folio Investments, Inc.

    McLean, Va., October 27, 2016 – Investors and some cannabis-related businesses can now turn to VIA Folio for one-stop, capital raising and innovative brokerage solutions. (Visit to read our full press release.) VIA Folio will initially support two categories of cannabis businesses whose activities are legal under both state and federal law, and consider...
  • November 9, 2016

    Cannabis Deals and Information Site Leafbuyer Plans Major Expansion Following Landslide Election Results

    AUTHOR: Andre Leonard with LeafBuyer

    DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Following the landslide election results to legalize recreational and medical marijuana sales, the world’s largest online source for cannabis deals, announces plans for a major expansion into California, Florida, Nevada, Massachusetts, Arkansas and North Dakota. will immediately begin working with partners in each state and will deploy a huge marketing nationwide....
  • November 7, 2016

    urban-gro Hires Additional Cultivation Technologists for Growing Commercial Cannabis Client Base

    AUTHOR: with urban-gro

    Lafayette, Colo. (November 3, 2016) – As the United States experiences rapid growth in the legal commercial Cannabis industry, urban-gro–the product solutions expert for the commercial Cannabis cultivator–has augmented its team with two new staff members including Cultivation Technologies Specialist Lydia Abernethy and Cultivation Technologies Business Coordinator Ben Barrett to the Lafayette, Colo., national headquarters....
  • November 3, 2016


    AUTHOR: Nick Caston with Care By Design

    November 2, 2016 (SANTA ROSA, CA): CARE BY DESIGN (, one of California’s leading medical cannabis companies released a new study today, providing a compelling look at how its patients utilize medical cannabis in their personal lives. The new study surveyed 800 patients mostly between 50 and 70 years of age. Of those surveyed, over...
  • October 31, 2016

    Holistic Cannabis Academy Provides Online Certificate Education To Practitioners & Consumers Worldwide

    AUTHOR: Donna Shields with Holistic Cannabis Network

    Boulder, CO (November 1, 2016) Co-founded by two integrative registered dietitian nutritionists, the Holistic Cannabis Academy (HCA), a division of the Holistic Cannabis Network (HCN), has launched an online curriculum dedicated to the needs of the holistic-minded health professional, caregiver, patient and canna curious consumer. According to a recent Gallup poll, 60% of Americans now...
  • October 24, 2016

    James R. Ott, Founder & CEO of Precision Cultivation Company, Ltd. Appointed to Colorado Department of Agriculture’s Industrial Hemp Advisory Committee

    AUTHOR: Jim Ott with Precision Cultivation Company, Ltd

    Longmont, Colorado, October 21, 2016- The Office of the Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture has announced that the Chair of the House Agriculture, Livestock and Natural Resources Committee and the Chair of the Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy Committee have jointly appointed James R. Ott, Founder and CEO of Precision Cultivation Company, Ltd. to the...
  • October 20, 2016

    Good Chemistry Nurseries to showcase STATS, share insights at industry events

    AUTHOR: Shawna McGregor with Good Chemistry

    Good Chemistry Nurseries, a leading producer of Cannabis products and related services, will offer Cannabis industry insights at the following events over the next four months. Drawing from the company’s experience in cultivation, consumer education, and innovative best practices, Good Chemistry Nurseries executives and team members will participate as moderators, exhibitors, and speakers at a...