Welcome to this Week in Cannabis News for Friday, October 20, 2023. You can watch the full episode, which streamed on Dutchie's LinkedIn page on October 20, 2023 at Noon Eastern:
Two important stories this week: 1. New dispensaries are opening in New York. This week alone, several opened - including ConBud and Gotham. And Gotham is right across the street from the world famous Apollo Theatre in Harlem. 2. The timing of when applications are due in New York. With a recent change, the deadline has moved from December 4th to December 18th. For more resources on the New York application process, please read: Guide to Applying for an Adult-Use Dispensary License in New York's Cannabis Market
WVXU in Ohio reports that recent polling is showing that Ohio voters are poised to vote “yes” on adult-use cannabis in a few weeks.
New Hampshire’s Attorney General warned that if New Hampshire legalized with a state-run cannabis model, it might catch the notice from the federal government.
Rhode Island continues to see strong cannabis sales - with August and September being the strongest months yet in Rhode Island. Recall that cannabis became legal in Rhode Island last December.
For this week’s Cannabis Expert, we are joined by Devin Pruitt from Pecos Valley Production in New Mexico. Pecos Valley Production is a vertically integrated, rapidly-growing operator in New Mexico that just celebrated their 1-year anniversary utilizing Dutchie technology.
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