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what is social equity?

What is Social Equity?

The phrase social equity is discussed in social justice terms. It’s about resources and opportunities based on specific needs that have to be addressed. Whether it is the need itself or access to attain something (food, water, housing or homeownership, business loans, etc), it is important to understand what it is and why it matters.  …

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Social Equity

Social Equity – Creating Equitable and Fair Practices for Marijuana Dispensaries

Legal cannabis workers are pushing the boundaries and creating spaces where people can have access to medical marijuana, currently legal in 37 states. In Michigan, for instance, there are more cannabis workers than police officers. Employment is blowing up across the sector. Social equity is an important part of that equation. Social equity informs hiring …

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How Local Politics Affects Cannabis Laws

How Local Politics Affects Cannabis Laws

Many states are looking at legislation to decriminalize the use of cannabis. The battle is real and being fought on the legislative floor in Maryland to continue the path of decriminalization. Legalization for medicinal purposes isn’t always the challenge, more than making sure what has long been prohibited has legal parameters for possession and distribution …

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Growth Cycle of Cannabis

Growth Cycle of Cannabis And How It Affects The Maryland Consumer Market

One of the challenging parts of growing cannabis is how to grow the plant in different climates. California may have great weather for year-round outside growth, but try to grow it in colder climates and the plant won’t thrive. Indoor growing is necessary to cultivate the plant from seed to weed. The growth cycle of …

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