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Cannabis Testing Begins in Nevada Lab


LAS VEGAS, NV. 27 May, 2015 — Cannabis testing begins in Nevada today, after months of bureaucratic limbo, with state officials deliberating over pesticide and contamination standards. DigiPath Labs is now providing a full range of marijuana analysis at its Las Vegas laboratory under the direction of Cindy Orser, PhD. ...

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Nevada MMJ Dispensaries Still Not Open

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LAS VEGAS, NV. 24 May, 2015 — Nevada’s first licensed medical marijuana dispensaries have been ready to open their doors for months. What’s the hold up? Pesticide, according to Shane Terry, CEO of NuVeda, a company licensed to open dispensaries and grow operations. His operation has not been able to ...

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CO Growers in Cannabis Pesticides Debacle

Cannabis under grow lights.  Image: Dan Swaney/Potcha

DENVER, CO. 16 May, 2015 — Large commercial cannabis grow operations have been accused of caring more about money than safety by a Denver-based advocacy organization, the Cannabis Consumers Coalition. The comments came last month after after the city’s Department of Environmental Health issued violations and placed some 70,000 plants ...

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