Leafly PodcastsDecember 13, 2019 (Gillian Levine for Leafly) Leafly Podcast The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Episode 119: Can you patent a cannabis plant? This week: David Bienenstock unveils the wild world of cannabis patent inventors, assignees, and trolls. Meet our sponsor, the NorCal Cannabis Company Check out their website, it’s got this...
Daniel BettridgeDecember 13, 2019 IRA_EVVA/iStock CBD is one of the UK’s fastest-growing wellness supplements, touted as a treatment for everything from epilepsy to anxiety. According to research commissioned by the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis (CMC), the market for the popular cannabinoid is expected to be worth more than £1 billion by 2025. To put that into perspective, that’s almost as much as...
Brandon WeberDecember 13, 2019 Cannabis knowledge helps, but it's not a deal-breaker. Are you an accountant? In HR? Know logistics? Your skills are valuable. (Richard Vogel/AP) Now that Michigan’s cannabis stores are open and the state’s adult-use era is underway, thousands of state residents are asking: How can I get a job? There are plenty out there. The state’s medical marijuana industry...
Leafly Canada StaffDecember 13, 2019 Photo by Jesse Milns Leafly Canada is kicking off the holiday season with a little help from our friends! Starting December 8 and running for 12 consecutive days, we’re giving away more than $5,000 in prizes courtesy of some of our favourite cannabis brands and retailers across the country. Day 6: Enter for a chance to win prizes...
Prices for recreational cannabis are going down as Alberta Cannabis competes for green dollars while trying to eradicate illegal stores. The online retailer, which is operated by Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis, recently sent out an e-flyer to customers advertising “affordable cannabis!” “Prices on all products have been reduced to better provide affordable, safe cannabis,” Alberta Cannabis said. “And we’ve reduced...
Raj ChanderDecember 12, 2019 Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring has emerged as one of the leading voices for cannabis reform at the state level. He gathered Virginia state leaders in Richmond on Wednesday to discuss the state's next steps on cannabis policy reform. (Andrew Harnik/AP, flavijus/iStock) RICHMOND, VA—Virginia has long been one of the nation’s most conservative states on cannabis, having...
Another year has passed, and with that comes a whole new slew of strains, products, and brands for us to love. Follow along as our team of cannabis professionals takes a journey down short-term memory lane and reminisces on our favorite products of 2019. Feel free to join in by sharing your 2019 favorites in the comments below. Vessel (Julia Sumpter...