California Cannabis

California Cannabis Track and Trace System FAQ

California Cannabis Track and Trace system (CCTT) METRC FAQ’s This list has been slightly altered to include additional questions relating to how GeoShepard™ can address some of your concerns.  The original list of California Cannabis Track and Trace FAQs was created by the CDFA and can be downloaded here. What is the California Cannabis Track-and-Trace system? Read more about California Cannabis Track and Trace System FAQ[…]

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CannabIndex places GeoShepard on Select List

Six companies positioning themselves for success. GeoShepard™ is excited and appreciative to be on CannabIndex.co Expo Select List. This past August, Cannabindex.co had the amazing opportunity to attend and cover one of the premier events within the cannabis community, the IndoExpo in Portland, OR.  With over 400 booth exhibits and thousands of attendees Cannabindex.co was able to Read more about CannabIndex places GeoShepard on Select List[…]

Darryl Hill Cannabis Pioneer

Darryl Hill Cannabis Pioneer

Originally posted in Washington Post by Tracy Jan and Fenit Nirappil Battling the racial roadblocks to joining the legalized marijuana trade Darryl Hill, hailed for integrating college football in his youth half a century ago, was a successful entrepreneur with no criminal record and plenty of capital when he applied for a license to grow marijuana Read more about Darryl Hill Cannabis Pioneer[…]

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Automating Cannabis Cultivation

Marijuana growers are investing heavily in automating cannabis cultivation technology to remain competitive and boost efficiency, but pitfalls abound. There’s a war on the horizon for cannabis cultivators. As the marijuana industry matures and evolves, wholesale cannabis prices are plummeting in some markets – especially those that allow dozens or hundreds of cultivation operations. The result: Read more about Automating Cannabis Cultivation[…]

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GeoShepard Partner Diego Pellicer Opens Million-Dollar Dispensary in Denver

It has been over 2 years in the making, but Diego Pellicer in Denver is now open.  GeoShepard is proud of our partners and clients.  We look forward to Neil’s, Allan’s, and team’s continued success. From Westword, by KATE MCKEE SIMMONS In some families, raising the cannabis plant is a time-honored tradition. Back at the end of Read more about GeoShepard Partner Diego Pellicer Opens Million-Dollar Dispensary in Denver[…]

Cannabis growers prepare for a price crash if Prop. 64 passes

By David Downs On a recent morning, as he does every morning, Eric Battuello gets to work in San Francisco’s Dogpatch by 8 a.m. to check on “Maui” — a room full of potent, profitable marijuana flowers. Walking through the crowded, pungent rows of strains named Gorilla Glue and Cookies, Battuello looks at ease. “It’s Read more about Cannabis growers prepare for a price crash if Prop. 64 passes[…]

Microsoft Enters Cannabis Biz

Microsoft Enters Cannabis Biz

Microsoft Enters Cannabis Biz As you have probably heard by now, the first large multinational publicly traded company is entering into the Cannabis Industry.  Microsoft is teaming up with Agrisoft, to bring the seed-to-sale service to the mainstream.  Agrisoft will run its system on Microsoft’s Azure platform and in return, Microsoft will help target government contracts. Read more about Microsoft Enters Cannabis Biz[…]

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Colorado’s Cannabis Industry Under Attack

Colorado’s Cannabis Industry Under Attack on Several Fronts GeoShepard can help bring certainty, reliability, and cost reduction to your operation amid all the attacks and turbulence. On the surface, it might appear that Colorado’s $1 billion marijuana industry has been unencumbered by legal roadblocks or political opposition, given its speedy growth in recent years. Nothing Read more about Colorado’s Cannabis Industry Under Attack[…]

Canadian Medical Cannabis Producer Slashes Prices

Medical Cannabis Producer Slashes Prices

Canadian Medical Cannabis Producer Slashes Prices A subsidiary of Canada’s largest medical marijuana grower announced it is lowering its MMJ prices to $5 per gram, about a third lower than the average price in the country of $7.50 per gram. Bedrocan Canada, which is owned by Ontario-based Canopy Growth Corporation, announced the price cut as Read more about Medical Cannabis Producer Slashes Prices[…]

Cannabis Regulatory Compliance

Top Cannabis Regulatory Compliance Issues for Colorado Companies

Top Cannabis Regulatory Compliance Issues for Colorado Companies By Becky Olson With cannabis poised to take its place as one of the most heavily regulated industries in the world, compliance is and will increasingly be the name of the game for marijuana companies. So how are cannabis businesses faring in this area? In Colorado – Read more about Top Cannabis Regulatory Compliance Issues for Colorado Companies[…]