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Michigan Marijuana Industry
Grower (also commonly referred to as Producers or Cultivators) – Cultivators are responsible for growing cannabis. Mature plants are harvested and transferred to a Processor. Learn More
Processors take harvested cannabis from Cultivators and create derivative extracts for edibles, concentrates, topicals, and prepacks. Finished products are transported to Dispensaries. Learn More
Transportation plays a key role in ensuring recreational marijuana stays within the regulated market and the importance of marijuana secure transporters is reflected by the list of requirements for licensees. Learn More
Laboratories test cannabis for concentration and contaminants. Prior to entering the consumer market, all regulated cannabis is required to undergo quality assurance testing.. Learn More
Opening a CannaBusiness in Michigan is a demanding process that requires adherence to a number of rules and regulations. Learn More
Industrial Hemp Consulting
Proposal 1, also allows for the cultivation of industrial hemp, an important agricultural crop that can be used to produce a variety of commercial products, including paper, textiles, biodegradable plastics, paint, insulation, biofuel, food, and animal feed. Learn More
Great Lakes Bay Legal, Attorneys & Counselors
Nathan J. Collison
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Prior to submitting applications to the department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs it is important to consult with an attorney. When considering whether to open a marijuana related business in Michigan it is important to consult with an attorney to ensure compliance with the MMMA and MRTMA. Great Lakes Bay Legal Consulting, Attorney Nathan J. Collison can assist individuals and business with licensing applications and CannaBusiness planning. Schedule a Consultation Today.
Michigan Marijuana Information
What Does a Michigan CannaBusiness License Cost Cultivation of marijuana plants requires a substantial commitment in both money and time and those seeking to open a dispensary in Michigan will need a considerable financial investment to get started in...
Michigan Marijuana Secure Transporter License The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs requires marijuana business owners to use a licensed secured transporter to transfer marijuana plants and products from one CannaBusiness location...
Michigan Marijuana Growing Laws Under Proposal 1 Proposal 1 is the legal framework that establishes the regulations for licensing and regulating marijuana businesses in Michigan; including cultivators, processors and dispensaries. The Michigan Legislature hopes that...
Industrial Hemp and CBD Oil in Michigan Michigan’s new recreational marijuana regulation, Proposal 1, also allows for the cultivation of industrial hemp, an important agricultural crop that can be used to produce a variety of commercial products,...
WHY YOU SHOULD CONSULT WITH AN ATTORNEY ON YOUR STATE APPLICATION FOR A CANNABUSINESS LICENSE The entry costs for marijuana businesses can be high, and the exact legal requirements for starting an operation are often confusing. In fact, opening a CannaBusiness is no...
WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION FOR A CANNABUSINESS IN MICHIGAN In order to get started in the Michigan CannaBusiness industry, hopeful entrepreneurs are responsible for obtaining the required licenses from both city and state boards–a process that...
WHAT TYPES OF MARIJUANA BUSINESSES CAN YOU OPEN IN MICHIGAN One of the most important steps when considering getting involved in the marijuana industry in Michigan is deciding what type of CannaBusiness to open. The state is currently open to Medical Marijuana...
HOW TO OPEN A MARIJUANA DISPENSARY IN MICHIGAN Opening a CannaBusiness in Michigan is a demanding process that requires adherence to a number of rules and regulations. The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs operates a stringent...
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