Marlisa Meah, owner of the Evergreen Wellness health-related marijuana dispensary in Detroit, has a lot on her plate these days.
She’s a single of the initial marijuana company owners in Detroit and has practically a year of company in the new business below her belt. So she has to make sure that renewing her health-related license goes smoothly and prepare for the emerging recreational marketplace that is appropriate about the corner.
She was a single of about 100 men and women attending a Marijuana Regulatory Agency meeting in Detroit on Thursday to study how to apply for a single of the recreational marijuana licenses that will open the marketplace later this year to any person 21 and older, beyond the practically 300,000 men and women who have health-related marijuana cards.
“I want to do recreational and in all probability also in the develop portion mainly because these two go hand in hand,” the Detroit resident mentioned.
Meah will have a leg up mainly because health-related marijuana company license holders will have the initial crack at licenses for most of the license categories in the recreational marketplace for at least a single year. By means of mid-August, 296 health-related marijuana licenses have been awarded by the state: 121 growers 15 processors 144 dispensaries 10 safe transporters and six testing facilities. [Read more at Detroit Free Press]