Cannabis is a tricky business. States have been legalizing medical and recreational marijuana at a steady rate since the 1990s, but growing a cannabis business is still more challenging than running your typical mom and pop shop. Medical marijuana is legal in 29 states and Washington D.C., and recreational marijuana is legal in eight states and D.C. By the end of 2017, the legal cannabis market is expected to be worth $7.9 billion; by 2025, that number jumps to $24 billion. This thriving market is showing some substantial economic benefits.

Marijuana is gaining ground the world over, having recently been legalized in numerous states in the United States. Even though it is described as one cure for many ailments, there are some subtle nuances that make it more like a multitude of cures.

Marijuana comes in two overarching varieties- sativa and indica. Under these two varieties are numerous strains, each of which…

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Utopia - you are standing in it promotes a classical liberal view of the world and champion the mass flourishing of humanity through capitalism and the rule of law. The origin of the blog is explained in the first blog post at

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