The cannabis industry is flourishing thanks in part to a pandemic boost

When members of the cannabis industry descended upon Las Vegas last week for the biggest trade show in the business,there was something stirring in the air. It wasn’t the aroma of a freshly lit joint, but rather a sense that everything seems to be coming up roses for the industry. Despite a global pandemic, discombobulated supply chains, […]

New Mexico explores public financing for cannabis businesses

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Small-scale marijuana businesses in New Mexico would receive access to publicly financed loans of up to $250,000 in an effort to promote social and economic fairness, under a proposal unveiled Thursday. The New Mexico Finance Authority suggested a $5 million line of credit to licensed cannabis microbusinesses, seeking preliminary approval […]