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CVCAN’s Monthly Member Networking Dinner Come join us for CVCAN’s (Coachella Valley Cannabis Alliance Network) Monthly Dinner. Monday, February 4th 5:30 – 8:30pm. Tickets are $29.99 at the door which includes dinner. Get legislative updates and get educated on the big questions you have. This is an amazing opportunity to network with your cannabis peers, […]

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California cannabis regulators are starting to dole out annual licenses to sell marijuana – and a handful of local pot shops are among the first crop of licensees. Since the beginning of 2018, California cannabis regulators have been issuing temporary licenses valid for 120 days, plus additional extensions. But the Bureau of Cannabis Control, the […]

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  Cannabis industry professionals and advocates alike are rejoicing following yesterday’s announcement that Jeff Sessions officially resigned as attorney general as requested by President Trump. Sessions was one of the biggest opponents to the legal cannabis industry. Early in 2018, he moved to rescind the Obama-era policy that allowed each state to create and make […]

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COME TOUR THE COACHELLA VALLEY CANNABIS ZONE Friday, Oct 5th, 2018 12-9 pm I-10 Cannabis Corridor Tours, MJIC Compliance Seminar & Open House, 12-5pm Coachella Valley B2B Cannabis Networking Event, 5-9 pm Hosted at the Corona Yacht Club, Coachella, CA $25 Registration Fee includes: *Access to the afternoon tours, compliance seminar and open houses *Special […]

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Voters in Palm Desert will be asked to cast a vote on a cannabis tax measure in this year’s November election. The city council voted to approve the ballot measure during Thursday night’s meeting. The tax is estimated to generate $3 to $3.5 million in annual revenue each year, said Ryan Stendell, Palm Desert community […]

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The 7th CannaGrow Expo May 19 + 20, 2018 • Palm Springs, CA A two-day educational expo dedicated to the art & science of growing cannabis. The CannaGrow Expo is open to all, 18+, and is intended for cannabis growers, grow managers, dispensary owners, and grow enthusiasts to explore the latest cannabis cultivation technology, tools, […]

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Coachella Valley CAN Convention Recommended for cultivators and those interested in the ever growing cannabis industry in the Coachella Valley. Meet state and local legislators in the cannabis industry. Learn how to enter the cannabis industry. Learn about cultivation, manufacturing, distribution, transportation, retail and testing from the three state cannabis regulatory agencies. Network with other […]

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NEWS RELEASE California Department of Food and Agriculture CDFA Announces Public Licensing Workshops for Cannabis Cultivators in March and April SACRAMENTO, March 15, 2018 — The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Division will host seven public workshops throughout California starting on March 27. CDFA will provide guidance on how to complete […]

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