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The Honorable ______ : The Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association or MoCannTrade formed before the passing of Amendment 2 in Missouri’s November general election in anticipation of serving a critical role as the voice for the state’s emerging industry. Since November, we’ve worked with patients, advocates, veterans, industry experts, and medical professionals to ensure Missouri’s Department...

According to The Missouri Banker "More than 200 bankers attended the Missouri Bankers Association’s seminar on marijuana and banking Wednesday, March 20, in Columbia." One session featured a regulatory panel with representatives from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Missouri Division of Finance, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Reserve...

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZ3j1PKbnBc[/embed] Entire presentation slide deck available for download here:   Medical Cannabis:  A Practical Primer for Healthcare Professionals Last week, MoCannTrade’s Healthcare Education and Training committee presented their medical cannabis industry primer for doctors and practitioners, providing a broad overview of medical cannabis as medicine as well as physician responsibilities and legal protections provided by Amendment 2, which is now law. The...

[embed]https://youtu.be/zTNtL6653Hs[/embed] Slides from the presentation now available! If you are interested in downloading the full presentation deck, you can do so here.   Recap: Cannabusiness & Cultivation 2: Entering Missouri's Medical Cannabis Industry Earlier this week, MoCannTrade returned to Danforth Plant Sciences / Venture Cafe with a brief presentation on entering the industry, economic impact and an expanded Q&A panel...

Read the Full Article at stltoday.com (copied from stltoday.com article. written by David Yablonsky) In November, Missouri voters approved a constitutional amendment that will allow doctors to recommend medical marijuana to patients with serious and debilitating illnesses. The initiative was overwhelmingly embraced by Missourians, receiving the most votes of any issue or candidate on the Missouri ballot....

Read the full interview at stlpublicradio.org (excerpts of this story copied from stlpublicradio.org. Written by Jo Mannies) Dr. Patricia Hurford, a Kirkwood-based physician, is optimistic that the wait will be worth it. She also practices in Illinois, which has had a medical-marijuana program in place for several years. Hurford – whose specialties include pain management – offers a...

Post originally published via MoCannTrade member and attorney Paul Anderson's blog: On Wednesday, the Missouri Department of Health made two significant announcements that signal the implementation of medical marijuana is moving full speed ahead. Representative Lyndall Fraker was appointed to serve as the Director of Medical Marijuana, and Amy Moore will act as the Deputy Director/Counsel. Fraker is...

For the last two weeks, MoCannTrade hosted an open invite to our Leadership Council member meetups in STL, KC and SPR and every city delivered!  Each event featured overwhelming attendance (twice expected at each) and very eager industry participants ready to get informed, educated and connected with Missouri's MMJ industry. Leadership Council member meetups occur monthly...

For those unable to attend our presentation, we've included a link to the deck below and the entire presentation here:  Mitch Meyers (CEO) and John Curtis (Director of Cultivation) of Beleaf will discuss their experience operating one of two current licensed medical cannabis facilities in Missouri as well as businesses in other cannabis-legal states. Beleaf...

(St. Louis, Missouri; November 7, 2018) — Today, the day after Missourians voted to legalize medical marijuana, MoCannTrade (Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association) revealed their plans to advance the state’s safe and fair medical cannabis trade.   Most immediately, the trade association will hold a series of open business and trade meetings throughout the state to...