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Cannabis potency: Today’s products pack a serious punch
Cannabis potency: Today’s products pack a serious punch

February 15, 2019

The THC levels in legal recreational cannabis are significant when compared with the black market weed from decades past By Lauren GlendenningBrought to you by Organix In Colorado’s legal marijuana industry, the selection of strains...



Colorado releases new report on health effects of marijuana
Colorado releases new report on health effects of marijuana

February 8, 2019

Coloradans are consuming more marijuana than ever, and as research into potential health effects continues to take shape, concerns are being raised. The Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) recently released a new...








Colorado marijuana sales since January 2014 reach $5 billion
Colorado marijuana sales since January 2014 reach $5 billion

August 2, 2018

Colorado marijuana sales since legalization in 2014 have reached a whopping $5 billion. According to figures from the Colorado Department of Revenue, dispensaries registered $122.8 million worth of medical and recreational marijuana transactions in May,...



US approves marijuana-based drug for seizures

June 25, 2018

WASHINGTON — U.S. health regulators on Monday approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains illegal under federal law, despite growing legalization for...



Colorado marijuana sales nearly flat in April

June 19, 2018

Colorado’s cannabis industry appears to be inching closer to an anticipated sales plateau. Marijuana sales in April were practically flat from the same month last year, and the year-over-year sales growth rate continues to slim...





Hemp products now regulated like food ingredients in Colorado
Hemp products now regulated like food ingredients in Colorado

June 6, 2018

Colorado law now stipulates that hemp products will be regulated like food ingredients. Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday signed House Bill 1295, which formalizes an 11-month-old state policy that applies existing food manufacturing guidelines to...



Colorado recreational marijuana sales boom in month of March

May 24, 2018

DENVER — Recreational marijuana sales in Colorado eclipsed $105 million in March 2018, the highest monthly total for adult-use sales in the program’s history. The record-breaking month is part of a broader, seasonal trend playing...