1st Black cannabis entrepreneurs expo coming to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Peter Labat and his wife Venia are a bit bemused, but also excited, to be among a group of around 2,000 budding marijuana entrepreneurs slated to participate in the first ever Black CannaCon in late November at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Since starting their business last year in New… Continue reading 1st Black cannabis entrepreneurs expo coming to New Orleans

Entrepreneurs Turned an Old Shoe Factory Into a Cannabis Lab. It’s Now One of the Largest Growers in Massachusetts

With product names like “Lava Breath,” “Sour Chillz,” and “Garlic Mints,” you’d be excused for not taking the cannabis industry seriously. But you’d be wrong. With states increasingly legalizing the sale of medical and recreational marijuana, cannabis is already a bona fide cash crop. The global cannabis market size was valued at $10.6 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach… Continue reading Entrepreneurs Turned an Old Shoe Factory Into a Cannabis Lab. It’s Now One of the Largest Growers in Massachusetts