Changes Looming in Washington

Changes Looming in Washington

     The medicinal use of marijuana in Washington State has been legal since 1998 when it was authorized by the passing of voter Initiative 692. This was a landmark decision considering it provided legal defense against criminal prosecution of both healthcare practitioners and patients abiding by the newly accepted legislation.

CannaFinance Accounting: The Necessary Evil for a Successful Cannabis Business

CannaFinance Accounting: The Necessary Evil for a Successful Cannabis Business

Mention the words “accounting” or “bookkeeping” and everyone gets a mental picture of a tired, lonely man wearing sleeve protectors and a green visor, laboriously entering numbers into a ledger by dim candlelight. You know, the Bob Cratchit character from Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The word accounting has always had a negative vibe; bookkeeping just sounds like drudgery. We all know that it is important, but who really wants to do it?

CannaProfile Bubba Joe a California Grower

CannaProfile Bubba Joe a California Grower

CannaBiz Journal sat down with a seasoned Californian grower who identified himself simply as “Bubba Joe” for the purpose of anonymity.  The tale of how he came to be referred to as Bubba Joe by all the dispensaries that he vended to mostly has to do with one of the strains that is a staple of Bubba Joe’s: Pre ‘98 Bubba Kush.