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Weekly Canna: Pot Could Run Out

Official Says NM Needs Plants

Last week the official in charge of developing regulations for the state’s adult-use cannabis industry told lawmakers that the state will likely run out of marijuana products within the first week of sales.

Be Prepared: Lava Leaf Organics’ Tony Martinez

We Interview Up-and-Coming Entrepreneurs in the Cannabis Industry

marijuana can be hectic. We sat down with Lava Leaf Organics CEO Tony Martinez to talk about how growers can prepare themselves before they enter New Mexico’s recreational cannabis market. Martinez’ operation produces flower for local medical marijuana company Urban Wellness.

Weekly Canna: State To Hold Pot Rule Hearing

New Revisions Call for More Comment

The New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department will be holding a second rule hearing regarding recreational cannabis regulations. Officials say the need for another round of public comment has arisen as substantive changes have been made to the original version of the rules.

Making the Rules: An Interview with Linda Trujillo

We Interview Entrepreneurs and Experts in the Cannabis Industry

Coming up with rules and regulations for a brand new adult-use cannabis market is no easy task. We spoke with New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department Superintendent Linda Trujillo about the department’s progress with regulating the marijuana market.

New Mexico Eyes Higher Plant Limit For Marijuana Producers

Amidst Fears Of Supply Shortage, New Mexico Looks To Raise Number Of Marijuana Plants Producers Are Allowed To Produce

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico regulatory agency hopes to avoid a possible shortage by raising the number of marijuana plants that licensed producers could produce. The Cannabis Control Division of the state Regulation and Licensing Department last week raised the previously planned per-grower limit of 4,500 plants to […]

Does Legalization Endanger Teens?

Trends in Pot Use Among Youth Say No

Anti-pot lawmakers and lobbyists often tout the dangers that recreational cannabis legalization could pose for children and teens. But research shows that marijuana use among kids hasn’t changed much in states that have already legalized the drug for adults. Is there anything to the hype?

Veterans Want Access to Pot

Vets Ask For More Research

Pressure is mounting for federal authorities to give military veterans access to medical cannabis to treat service-related injuries and illnesses. Lawmakers seem ready to reform, but the VA is fighting progress at every turn.

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