Monthly Archives: July 2016

San Luis Obispo County could take the next step toward possibly implementing rules for growing medical marijuana within unincorporated areas of the county when the Board of Supervisors meets Tuesday. In late March, the board directed staff to pursue developing new, permanent regulations governing the cultivation of medical cannabis in the county. Under current land-use ordinances, cultivation of marijuana — medical or otherwise — isn’t a permissible use, and the supervisors would need to amend the county’s 
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If you can’t ban ’em, tax ’em” seems to be the new local government mantra as a new “Taxapolooza” replaces the “Banapolooza” that wreaked havoc on medical marijuana patients’ cultivation rights across California earlier this year. Two dozen cities and counties have moved to put retail and/or cultivation taxes for medical and/or recreational marijuana on the November ballot. In a few places, multiple measures are proposed, some of them pushed by local signature gathering. On 
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Before you purchase a scale to weigh your medical cannabis; please read this important notice. Did you know that all scales used for commercial cannabis measurement must meet strict standards for accuracy?  Scales must be approved by the California Department of Food and Agriculture’s Division of Measurement Standards (DMS), and be issued either an Evaluation Program Certificate of Approval or an Evaluation Program Certificate of Conformance before you can use the scale for commercial measurement. 
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Voters in Grover Beach will decide in November whether the city becomes the first municipality in San Luis Obispo County to tax medical marijuana sales. With a unanimous decision Monday, the City Council directed staff to move forward with developing an ordinance taxing medical marijuana that will be forwarded to the Board of Supervisors for inclusion on the Nov. 8 ballot. It will come back to the council for final action on Aug. 1. “This isn’t 
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Marijuana Business License Seminar – San Diego

Do you want to know how to start a marijuana business? Get all knowledge and all the right tools in the 2 DAY marijuana business licensing and start-up seminar in Sacramento.   On September 24 & 25, 2016 – 420 College will be hosting a live marijuana business start-up seminar in San Diego to go over all aspects of cannabis “dispensary” and “delivery” service and cultivation business start-up, operation and how to get licensed in YOUR city or county. 
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Cannabis Business Licensing Seminar – Pasadena

Do you want to know how to start a cannabis business? Get all knowledge and all the right tools in the 2 DAY cannabis business licensing and start-up seminar.   On September 10 & 11, 2016 – We are hosting a live cannabis business training & start-up seminar in Los Angeles area to go over all aspects of cannabis business start-up, operation and how to get licensed in YOUR city or county, as well as cannabis cultivation 
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Hollister City Council members are taking a fair, practical, modern approach to the future of cannabis in this community. City officials appear ready to embrace the marijuana industry in the wake of major pot-related licensing changes at the state level and California voters’ consideration in November to legalize recreational cannabis. In the coming weeks, the council is scheduled to consider voting on an ordinance with a variety of rules and prohibitions for dispensaries, but broadly 
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COACHELLA, Calif. –  After approval in Desert Hot Springs and Cathedral City, the City of Coachella is next to open their doors to the marijuana industry and it became official tonight with a unanimous city council vote. ” I think more than anything its an opportunity to really diversify our economy, to bring in more jobs, to be first and be a trend setter.” Mayor Steven Hernandez said. “Really wise for the city leaders, they 
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