Medical Marijuana Investors Must Stand Up to Jeff Sessions Immediately

By |July 23rd, 2017|

The absurdity of Jeff Sessions’ viewpoints
Jeff Sessions has made many statements to express his opposition to any cannabis legality. He famously said that “Good people don’t smoke marijuana.” He has also made claims that marijuana contributes to a nationwide drug epidemic. It is apparent to all who study this drug epidemic that both the cause […]

Colorado Marijuana Sales Stay Consistent from Q4 to Q1

By |July 21st, 2017|

Marijuana sales Q4 FY2016 to Q1 FY2017
Colorado has recently reported $500,000,000 in tax revenue collected since 2014. That equates to $17,241,379,310 in marijuana sales. This has investors and potential owners drooling. We have calculated the quarterly sales between quarter four of fiscal year 2016 as well as quarter one of fiscal year 2017 from the […]

Greece Legalizes Medical Marijuana Opening the Door for Cannabusiness

By |July 13th, 2017|

Last week Greece legalized marijuana for medicinal use. The current Prime Minister Alexia Tsipras has opened the door for medical cannabis businesses to start planning. Just like any business owner it is important that Greek purveyors have the proper business plan and start-up capital. Potential business owners must first decide the scope of their business […]

Update on I-300 The Social Use Initiative

By |July 2nd, 2017|

There is an update on Initiative 300, the social use initiative in Denver, CO. The release of a zoning map has brought up some concerns with Colorado pot activists. Another concern is the $2000 application fee that may or may not get you started on the licensing process. If you read the previous blog on […]

Colorado Attorney General Works with DEA on Toker Poker Bust

By |June 28th, 2017|

Today in Denver Colorado the Attorney General Cynthea Coffman did exactly what Colorado marijuana business owners don’t want to see. She and several law enforcement divisions throughout Colorado colluded with the DEA. They worked together¬† to serve up the so called “Toker Poker” bust. This bust wasn’t just in Colorado. The accused are from several […]

This Ain’t Your Daddy’s Pot a Question of Potency

By |June 22nd, 2017|

Hopefully you are as sick of reading that headline as I am. For years we’ve been hearing about how much stronger our pot is than it was in the 1960s and 1970s. It’s certainly true but how much stronger is it? First of all let me clear up an important aspect of this comparison. According […]

The Party of Five Rule

By |June 20th, 2017|

The definition of where a Denver resident can legally smoke marijuana still is not clear. Last month in May Denver lawmakers set out to define rules for public smoking. The “Party of Five Rule” is as close as they came. Like many things in Denver Government this fizzled out at the zero hour. Denver lawmakers […]

Will Sessions Bring Prohibition Back?

By |May 14th, 2017|

The Sessions Memo
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has issued a new memorandum and it seems that prohibition may again be on the horizon. The Attorney General states in the memo that he wants Federal prosecutors to pursue the most harsh penalties in cases specifically mandatory minimum sentences. Guns and drugs together will warrant a mandatory minimum. […]

Using Sustainable Energy for your Grow

By |May 7th, 2017|

Energy costs for large scale grows have been skyrocketing. Some growers are looking to use sustainable energy for their grow to run the lights and equipment. Traditional energy bills can run anywhere from a few thousand to $100,000 per month depending on the size of the grow space and the efficiency of the equipment used. […]

Will this New Administration Ruin the Recreational Industry?

By |May 4th, 2017|

With all the talk from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Press Secretary Sean Spicer, recreational cannabis business owners are left scratching their heads. Will this new administration ruin the recreational industry?¬† With Spicer’s comment that there is a huge difference between medical and recreational cannabis, what is the future of that industry under the Trump […]