Business

July 13, 2017

Science and Sales: Budtender Boot Camp Hits Portland

On a recent visit to a Portland dispensary, I explained to the budtender what I wanted and why. She asked a few relevant questions, thought for a moment, flipped through ...
July 13, 2017

Meet MSNBC’s ‘Pot Baron’ and His Multiple Marijuana Businesses

Photo by Vortex Farmacy. This article was originally published on Benzinga, and adapted for HIGH TIMES. The cannabis industry is creating rapid wealth among investors. However, few entrepreneurs have been as ...
July 13, 2017

New York Entrepreneurs Betting on Billion-Dollar Future of Hemp

A former bank executive and a former counterterrorism agent are running the first legal hemp farm in New York State, and they’re harvesting superfood products, like baby greens salad mix, ...
July 12, 2017

Nevada: State of Emergency Declared to Help Issue Pot Licenses

BY SCOTT SONNER ASSOCIATED PRESS RENO, Nev. (AP) — Most of Nevada’s recreational marijuana retailers are optimistic an emergency regulation that state officials are expected to approve will help keep ...