The CannaGrow Expo in Portland, Oregon, the 28-29th of August, and it was packed with valuable information for cannabis growers of all levels.
Over 1,000 startups competed this year at TechCrunch's Disrupt. Two of the six finalists were cannabis-related. Agrilyst, a cannabis greenhouse data sensor, won the coveted Disrupt Cup and $50,000.
Snoop announced the launch of Merry Jane, an “encyclopedia to the cannabis world.” At age 21, Snoop was discovered by Dr. Dre and revolutionized the rap industry. 35 million records later, Snoop is focused on the cannabis industry.
Rogers was imprisoned for six months on a cannabis related drug charge. That's when life truly began for Rogers. A little over a year later, Rogers graduated in Political Science from Southern Oregon University.
Oregon has a thriving tourism industry centered around the wine and craft brewery culture, and agritourism centered around the cannabis industry is gaining in popularity, as it has in Washington and Colorado.
New changes are in store for patients in California. According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the new regulations for cannabis-related businesses in California are in.
The conference was sponsored by the International Cannabis Association, and was held September 16-18th at the Convention Center in downtown LA. The CWCBExpo hosted 60 exhibitor booths, 50+ seminars, and two extra days of Add-On Workshops, including an Investor Summit.