Cannabis News for Florda
One Plant’s Dr. Matt Discusses the Importance of Medical Directors for MMTCs
By Daniel Casciato One Plant, a medical marijuana treatment center (MMTC), has a simple focus—to provide the best possible quality product to its customers.  That’s part of the reason why it has a Medical Director. Matt Ferenc, D.O., FACOEP, or Dr. Matt as people fondly call him, joined the... Read more
Ode to the Cannabis Sisterhood
By Angie Willoughby My new and educated cannabis use has changed so many aspects of my life: one of those aspects was finding my joy through community. Talking to my tribe today on more than one occasion within that day, I found myself having conversations around the word JOY.... Read more
Curaleaf: Committed to Being the Cannabis Industry’s Leading Resource in Education and Advancement
By Daniel Casciato Curaleaf is a leading U.S. provider of consumer products in cannabis known for quality, expertise and reliability. Today, it serves over 350K+ registered patients and currently operates in 23 states with 102 dispensaries and over 3,700 team members across the country.  As a vertically integrated multi-state... Read more
Cannabis and Cancer
By Michael J. McKenzie, MD The discussion of cannabis and its use in cancer patients is a timely hot button issue.  First, we must specifically define what Cannabis is: The Cannabis plant can represent any combination/ratio of Cannabinoids, Terpenes, and Flavonoids, administered via different delivery methods, the purpose of... Read more
How Hemp Is Now Taking Root in the Cannabis Industry
A discussion with cannabis advocate Bruce Linton By Daniel Casciato For Bruce Linton, founder and former chief executive officer of one the largest cannabis companies in the world, Canopy Growth Corp, Florida has emerged as an interesting market for the cannabis industry in the East Coast because of its... Read more
Trulieve Opens Second Location in Gainesville
Trulieve Cannabis Corp. announces the opening of a brand-new Florida dispensary, the Company’s 76th nationwide. The new, 6,000 sq. ft. location marks the Company’s 2nd in Gainesville, broadening patient access to Florida’s largest and broadest assortment of medical cannabis products. The new dispensary also supports Trulieve’s goal of expanding... Read more
Liberty Health Sciences Continues Expansion in Florida’s Southwest with Opening of its 29th store in Fort Myers
Liberty Health Sciences Inc., a Florida licensed medical marijuana provider of high-quality cannabis, announced that it has opened its 29th retail location in Fort Myers, FL. Liberty Fort Myers, located at 8951 Daniels Parkway, is a spacious facility that provides ample parking and a well-trained staff to assist patients... Read more
Microdosing Through Motherhood Shame
By Angie Willoughby Motherhood is a beautiful thing, especially for those that want it. I was never one that wanted that experience. So as I lay in the operating room with a sheet covering my midsection feeling the pull of my impending delivery, the only emotion I could conjure... Read more
Farm Bill Update – Final Rule January 15, 2021
The 2018 Farm Bill directed USDA to establish a national regulatory framework for hemp production in the United States. USDA published a final rule on January 15, 2021, that provides regulations for the production of hemp in the United States and is effective on March 22, 2021. The final... Read more
Cresco Labs to Expand Into Florida Through Acquisition of Bluma Wellness Inc.
Cresco Labs, one of the largest vertically integrated, multistate cannabis operators in the United States, and Bluma Wellness Inc., a vertically integrated operator in Florida, announced they have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Cresco Labs will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Bluma... Read more