Cannabis Legalization: A Tale Of Two Cities

Cannabis legalization is growing in acceptance, both formally and informally. Still, even as states move to legalize recreational marijuana and expand access for medical use, some cities are dragging their feet. Here’s why that’s a big mistake. 

Marijuana’s New Ally: Amazon

There was some talk that 2021 would be the year that the federal government could pass the legalization of marijuana. That remains a longshot as we pass the first half of the year, but the past several months have seen some important changes that keep us upbeat. Legalization also gained an important ally, too; Amazon […]

Tourism Drives Michigan. Cannabis Can Help.

Michigan has a number of thriving industries, but let’s be honest; tourism is one of the most important. Cannabis can support tourism and tourism can support cannabis. We’re already seeing that relationship take place. 

Diversity Coming To Cannabis

Michigan is turning into a cannabis hot spot, and it’s an opportunity and an industry that should prioritize diversity. We want this industry to reflect everything Michigan stands for and all of the people who call it home. That’s why we’re really excited to see Michigan Agricultural Services break ground. 

Michigan Cannabis’ Future

Michigan is looking for an identity. The days of relying on the automotive industry are long gone, and while we remain a strong manufacturing hub, we need to redirect that energy into something new. Cannabis supports manufacturing, agriculture, tourism, and the service industries; it will be the backbone of Michigan’s economic future.  In many ways, […]

Legalization: Is 2021 The Year?

It seems long overdue, and as the momentum builds, the reality of legal recreational marijuana nationally seems more inevitable now than ever. Still, there remains some strong resistance in Washington even as more states make the move to allow recreational cannabis laws. Could 2021 be the year federal legislation gets done? In many ways, the […]

Growing Green: Our Commitment To Sustainability

Sustainability needs to be top of mind in the cannabis industry. Our founder, Nick Piedmonte, explains our innovative program that will work to reduced the outsized impact our growers have on the environment, but we can do something about it. The climate excesses of the indoor cultivation industry are difficult to comprehend. A new study […]

Keeping Kids Safe

In the countless city meetings I have attended on behalf of Dunegrass I have heard every possible idea about how to protect our kids from the perceived ills of marijuana at public comment. Very few of the comments are aware that the regulatory framework this industry is built on has comprehensive and robust safety mechanisms […]