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Marijuana venture, February, 2017

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Marijuana venture, February, 2017
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Marijuana venture
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Renton, WA
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Greg James
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WILL GENETICS RESEARCH REVOLUTIONIZE THE CANNABIS INDUSTRY?
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EMERGING MARKETS
Retail operations in Alaska and Oregon open their doors to adult-use sales, while California companies brace for major changes
68
GENETICS
Scientists studying cannabis have made progress in recent years, but funding remains a major roadblock to unlocking the plant’s true potential
18
NECTAR
One of Oregon’s fastest growing cannabis companies now has seven retail locations and seven grow operations
DOIIRIE DUTCH
With backgrounds in commercial agriculture, the Van Wingerden brothers have turned a traditional glass greenhouse structure into a modern cannabis production facility



102
TERRA TECH
CEO Derek Peterson talks about the good and bad of the 2016 election, the importance of branding and the operational component that’s most often overlooked by cannabis businesses
116
CHANGING TRACKS
A life-changing motorcycle collision altered the course of Casey Thaxton’s life, but it also started him down the path of becoming a marijuana entrepreneur
128
REAL ESTATE
With full legalization coming to California, the real estate market for agricultural, commercial and retail properties is catching fire
ABOUT THE COVER: Matt Van Wingerden of Double Dutch Farms stands next to thousands of plants housed in the company's greenhouse in Eastern Washington. Photo by Gary Delp.

MJ Venture


contents
BASICS
26 | Calendar 34 | Market Watch 181 | P.O.V.
191 | Ad Directory
PROFILES
40 | Toucan Farms 46 | Christian Sederberg 48 | Peggy Moore

SPOTLIGHTS
50
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58
AEXcel Grow Lights Agri-Mon
Discreet Paraphernalia Isodiol Medical Cannabis LAB KutzEZ MJ Platform Yofumo TimerCap s2solutions
GrowSpan Greenhouses
CULTIVATION
140 | Pest Control
148 | Inconsistency of Potency
158 | 5 Questions to Ponder
BEST PRACTICES
162 | Accounting and Taxes, • 168 | Marketing
172
LEGAL PAGES
• Did a Washington, D.C. technicality legalize marijuana throughout the country?
• Consider the vast challenges before jumping into an investment.
• Succession plans can ensure stability for companies’ futures.
• Public comment needed for updated New York rules.
OPINIONS
22 | Message from the Publisher
mission
Marijuana Venture’s goal is to provide the best information possible to the legal, licensed, commercial marijuana business. Our belief is that a great business publication will help professionals in the industry create more efficient and profitable businesses.
12 | Marijuana Venture //February 2017


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60 EMERGING MARKETS Retail operations in Alaska and Oregon open their doors to adult-use sales, while California companies brace for major changes 68 GENETICS Scientists studying cannabis have made progress in recent years, but funding remains a major roadblock to unlocking the plant's true potential JB NECTAR One of Oregon's fastest growing cannabis companies now has seven retail locations and seven grow operations 90 DOUBlE DUTCH With backgrounds in commercial agriculture, the Van Wingerden brothers have turned a traditional glass greenhouse structure into a modern cannabis production facility

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features 102 TERRA TECH CEO Derek Peterson talks about the good and bad of the 2016 election, the importance of branding and the operational component that's most often overlooked by cannabis businesses 116 CHANGING TRACKS A life-changing motorcycle collision altered the course of Casey Thaxton's life, but it also started him down the path of becoming a marijuana entrepreneur 128 REAl ESTATE With full legalization coming to California, the real estate market for agricultural, commercial and retail properties is catching fire ABOUT THE COVER: Matt Van Wingerden of Double Dutch Farms stands next to thousands of plants housed in the company's greenhouse in Eastern Washington. Photo by Gary Delp . MJVenture

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contents BASICS 26 I Calendar 34 I Market Watch 181 I P.O.V. 191 I Ad Directory PROFILES 40 I Toucan Farms 46 1 Christian Sederberg 48 I Peggy Moore SPOTLIGHTS 50 I AEXcel Grow Lights 50 I Agri-Mon 52 I Discreet Paraphernalia 52 I Isodiol Medical 52 I Cannabis LAB 541 KutzEZ 54 I MJ Platform 56 1 Yofumo 56 I TimerCap 58 I s2solutions 58 I GrowSpan Greenhouses CULTIVATION 140 I Pest Control 148 I Inconsistency of Potency 158 I 5 Questions to Ponder BEST PRACTICES 162 I Accounting and Taxes.; 168 I Marketing 172 LEGAL PAGES • Did a Washington , D.C. technicality legalize marijuana throughout the country? • Consider the vast challenges befo jumping into an investment. • Succession plans can ensure stability for companies ' futures . • Public comment needed for updated New York rules. OPINIONS 22 I Message from the Publisher