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Cannabis Industry News Updates

Cannabis Industry News Updates

Expert Expects Washington Cannabis Market to Become Dominated by Large Growers

UW Today interviewed Méndez to discuss the report, which addressed the supply of cannabis relative to the potential demand from medical patients, and Washington’s cannabis industry.

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Sam Méndez on Washington’s pot industry, why outdoor grows make sense and how marijuana is becoming like wine

A report from ArcView in California estimates that the national market will grow from $7.1 billion this year to $22.8 billion in 2020 – three times as big in the course of four years. A number of people I’ve spoken to, policymakers as well, believe the horse is out of the barn — that this is not going to be shut down by the federal government.

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4 Top Stocks in the Growing Medical Marijuana Industry

Weed has gone from a taboo substance to a multi-billion-dollar bonanza. The growth of the marijuana sector has created opportunities for investors. Here are four to watch.

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Licensing Scheme for Medical Marijuana Market May Be a Boon for the Black Market in Washington State

Critics contend current cap on new cannabis stores is too low and could force many patients to turn to back-alley providers.

The state of Washington’s medical-marijuana industry has been in disarray since the passage of legislation last spring that calls for pushing businesses in that now-unregulated “grey market” into the state’s regulated recreational-cannabis market.

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Marijuana Industry Growing Pains