National Farmers' Day
cannabis politics, Maine Farmers, Maine Medical Cannabis

Happy National Farmer’s Day

We are in the midst of harvest season on this National Farmer's Day. We’d like to acknowledge all the hard-working farmers (cannabis & beyond) on this day. Paul has been named to the Maine Medical Cannabis Workgroup and one of his main focuses is preserving the program for Maine small-scale cannabis farmers and businesses. You… Continue reading Happy National Farmer’s Day

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Visiting Patients: NEW States Added!

Visiting Medical Cannabis Patients: New States Added The Maine Office of Marijuana Policy (OMP) has recently added three new States from which we can accept visiting patient purchases: Missouri, Utah, and Virginia.  We’ve come a long way since we helped pass the original visiting patient legislation!   

Maine Medical Cannabis
cannabis politics, Maine Medical Cannabis, medical marijuana

LD 1242 Becomes Law!

Governor Mills has not vetoed LD 1242 - this means the emergency legislation became law at midnight! Thank you all who helped make this important legislation happen. We’d like to extend an additional thanks to: Sen. Chip Curry and Reps Jan Dodge, Scott Cuddy, and MaryAnne Kinney; who voted for the patients and caregivers in… Continue reading LD 1242 Becomes Law!

Maine Medical Cannabis
cannabis politics, Maine Medical Cannabis, medical marijuana

LD 1242 Passes!

A win for patients & small businesses! We would like to extend a heartfelt THANK YOU to all who helped pass LD 1242! The bill has passed the Maine House and Senate and is awaiting final enactment in both bodies as an emergency measure. Read the text of the bill here as well as a… Continue reading LD 1242 Passes!

cannabis history, cannabis politics

The History of 420 …

Happy 420! As legend goes, the history of 420 originates in 1971 in California. Five high school students in San Rafael used the term "4:20" in connection with their plan to search for an abandoned cannabis crop (based on a treasure map made by the grower). The group called themselves the "Waldos," since their hangout… Continue reading The History of 420 …