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Marijuana venture, February, 2018

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Marijuana venture, February, 2018
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Marijuana venture
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Renton, WA
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Greg James
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MAGAZINE!
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THC DESIGN
California grower introduces a revolutionary powdered marijuana extract to the state's new regulated market
BUILDING A BETTER FRANCHISE
With 700 employees, The Green Solution in Colorado is one of North America's largest cannabis businesses
AN EASIER PILL TO SWALLOW
For one cannabis industry entrepreneur, CBD proved to be a powerful tool in a battle against addiction
SPACE-AGE
TECHNOLOGY
The Virginia Company utilizes a high-tech, aeroponic system to efficiently produce clean cannabis
8 MARIJUANA VENTURE | FEBRUARY 2018


IN THIS ISSUE
BEST PRACTICES
106 Social Media
LEGAL PAGES
110 Howto protect your business against sexual harassment claims 114 States'right: Another victim of the War on Drugs 116 Trademarks are valuable
components of building a brand
OPINIONS
16 Message from the Publisher 18 Letter from the Editor 26 Quick Hits
BASICS
20 Calendar 40 Product Spotlights 121 P.O.V.
127 Ad Directory
128 Photo of the Month
PROFILES
34 Andrew Freedman 36 Alana and Dave Malone
Retail Design Theory
Four retail design experts discuss concepts that can help retail businesses increase profitability.
Trade Associations
A look at the various cannabis industry trade groups that offer networking opportunities and lobbying efforts
Living the Dream
Entrepreneurs from around the country provide a peek behind the curtain of running cannabis businesses
The Green Pages
Cold weather presents the best opportunity for greenhouse growers to upgrade their facilities
ABOUT THE COVER:
The team at Alter Farms in Grants Pass, Oregon prepares for its October harvest. The crew worked 16-hour days to harvest the entire crop and prep the fields for next season in just 36 days. Photo by Jason Rambo.
10 MARIJUANA VENTURE | FEBRUARY 2018


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FEATURES 54 BUILDING A BETTER FRANCHISE With 700 e mployees, The Green Solution i n C olorado is one o f North America' s largest c annabis businesses 8 MARIJUANA VENTURE FEBRUARY 2018 62 AN EASIER PILL TO SWALLOW For one cannabis industry entrepreneur, CBD proved to be a powerful tool in a battle against addiction 76 SPACE-AGE TECHNOLOGY The Virginia Company utilizes a high-tech, aeroponic system to efficiently produce clean cannabis

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IN THIS ISSUE BASICS 20 Calendar 40 Product Spotlights 121 P .O.V. 127 Ad Directory 128 Photo of the Month PROFILES 34 Andrew Freedman 8 2 Trade Associations A look at the various cannabis industry trade groups that offer networking opportunities and lobbying efforts 36 Alana and Dave Malone 9 2 Living the Dream Entrepreneurs from around the country provide a peek behind the curtain of running cannabis businesses 48 Retail Design Theory F ou r retail design experts discuss con cepts that can help retail businesses increase profitability. 1 0 0 The Green Pages Cold weather presents the best opportunity for greenhouse growers to upgrade their facilities ABOUT THE COVER : The team at Alter Farms in Grants Pass, Oregon prepares for its October harvest. T he crew worked 16-hour days to harvest the entire crop and prep the fields for next season in just 36 days . Photo by Jason Rambo . 10 MARIJUANA VENTURE I FEBRU ARY 2018 BEST PRACTICES 106 Social Media LEGAL PAGES 110 How to protect your business against sexual harassment claims 114 States' right Another victim of the War on Drugs 116 Trademarks are valuable components of building a brand OPINIONS 16 Message from the Publisher 18 Let te r from the Editor 26 Quick Hits