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Discovering Dispensaries: Sira Naturals

  Cannabis dispensaries are relatively new and somewhat taboo in our society. With federal legalization (hopefully) on the horizon, we’ll [...]
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2020 Cannabis Sales Reach Recording Breaking Heights in Colorado

Since the start of recreational sales in 2014, Coloradans have spent more than $9.9 billion on medical and recreational cannabis. 
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Pot for Shots: Activists and Dispensaries are Offering Free Cannabis to Encourage Vaccinations

In Michigan, the Greenhouse of Walled Lake, and UBaked Cannabis of Burton are offering free pre-rolled joints to any customer [...]

Vermont Governor Officially Approves Bill to Legalize Cannabis Sales

Vermont has officially become the 11th state to legalize adult-use cannabis sales. 

Vermont Takes one Step Closer Towards Commercialized Legalization

A bill that legalizes commercial adult-use cannabis in Vermont is officially on it’s way to the desk of Governor Phil [...]
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Conscious Consumption: 100+ Indigenous-Owned Cannabis Businesses to Support Right Now

This is an on-going list. The Emerald will continue to update it. Please reach out or comment below to be [...]

Illinois Social Equity Applicants Want to Delay Lottery Licensing Program

The need for social equity within the cannabis industry is pressing. Hard. 

Maine Issues First Recreational Cannabis Licenses

Maine has officially issued its first adult-use cannabis licenses, launching retail sales to the public on October 9th, 2020.

Colorado Cannabis Market Reports Record Sales in June, Topping $150 Million

Representing a 6% increase compared to the previous month’s (May 2020) record of $149 million, June officially marks the most [...]