Trump Administration tries to put skids on industrial hemp

Greg Ibach, undersecretary for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, spoke at the Governor’s Forum in Denver last month about the Trump Administration’s view on proposed expansions of industrial hemp legality. “We need to be careful so that we don’t kill the market for...

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New OLCC rules

New Year, New Rules The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has released a draft of a host of new proposed amendments to Chapter 845, Division 25 of the Oregon Administrative Rules.  Here are some of the highlights. Medical marijuana now tracked through METRC: Perhaps...

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(Legally) Selling Weed While Black

Amber Senter, Andrea Unsworth, Nina Parks and Tsion "Sunshine" Lencho are women of color who work in the legal cannabis industry in Oakland, Calif. Even in 2017, that's unusual. As the city's weed industry grows, the players who are most likely to jump in on the...

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