Making Cannabis Edibles

Image via Flickr user m01229 of the city limits sign for Weed, California, in Siskiyou County. Just like the gold rush of the mid 1800s, thousands are looking to make it big in California’s new recreational cannabis industry. But if you’re planning to start a new business growing, selling or manufacturing cannabis and related products […]

Jul 3, 2017 | By Benedict Cannabis industry experts Ashley Herr and Paige Colen have created “Potent Rope,” an edible cannabis 3D printing filament that combines a water-soluble thermoplastic polymer with different cannabinoids and terpenes tailored to the user’s needs. When you think of “green” 3D printing filament, two things generally come to mind: materials that are colored green, […]

x Embed x Share CLOSE Four Reno dispensaries begin sales of recreational marijuana. Jason Bean Deep Roots Harvest carried 23 strains of cannabis flower for Saturday’s opening.(Photo: Lucas Thomas/DVT) The daytime temperatures, as usual for the summer months, soared well into the triple digits in Mesquite on Saturday. That didn’t keep a line from forming at Deep […]

With cannabis legalization sweeping the continent, we’ve seen a lot of exciting changes come to the industry. One of those changes involves the development of an elaborate edibles market. Gone are the days of stale brownies – now there are a host of delicious options. But with so many products for sale, how do you […]

Nevada joins Colorado, Washington, Oregon and Alaska in rejecting marijuana prohibition and legalizing the sale of weed for recreational purposes. A total of eight states ― along with the District of Columbia, which does not allow sales ― have already enacted laws to legalize, regulate and tax recreational marijuana. Licensed dispensaries are expected to open […]

At a nondescript building near the Las Vegas Strip, workers in scrubs, hair nets and surgical masks furiously attached labels to sealed jars as others checked on growing marijuana plants or carefully weighed buds. The frenzied activity is focused on one goal: Getting dispensaries ready to start selling recreational marijuana Saturday in Nevada, largely to […]

This month, Los Angeles’ City Council released draft regulations that will guide the city’s sprawling grey-area cannabis industry into compliance with statewide regulation and adult-use recreational legalization by January 2018. After voters approved the legalization of recreational use last fall, the city of Los Angeles is looking to add cannabis businesses from all ends of […]

In advance of the country’s legalization of adult-use cannabis, last week a coalition of Canadian health agencies released their “Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines” (LRCUG)—a series of risk-reduction tips for all who’d imbibe the soon-to-be-legal plant. Funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and endorsed by the Canadian Medical Association, the guidelines kick off with the […]

In advance of the country’s legalization of adult-use cannabis, last week a coalition of Canadian health agencies released their “Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines” (LRCUG)—a series of risk-reduction tips for all who’d imbibe the soon-to-be-legal plant. Funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and endorsed by the Canadian Medical Association, the guidelines kick off with the […]