The Cannabist

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One week after announcing a deal to put its products into Oregon and Arizona pot shops, the licensing arm of Denver-based Dixie Elixirs on Thursday announced its first international foray — into Australia and New Zealand.

Dixie Brands and its Australian partner, Cann Group, announced two licensing agreements Thursday night at the Marijuana Business Conference in Las Vegas.

The first deal will help launch Dixie-branded, Cann Group-formulated topicals and cosmetics infused with nonpsychoactive cannabinoid CBD in Australia and New Zealand early next year. The second will bring Dixie’s full line of THC-infused edibles, topicals and tinctures to market if and when medical marijuana programs launch in Australia and New Zealand.

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The Toronto Star

Colorado’s learning curve could be the most useful test case for the Canadian government as Ottawa moves from broad legalization of dried and fresh cannabis, seeds and oil — targeted for July of 2018 — to edibles, the time line for which has not been set. “Designing an appropriate regulatory system for cannabis edibles is a complex undertak...
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What better way to cool down this summer than with a THC-infused classic frozen treat? [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="http://dixieelixirs.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Rootbeer.mp4"][/video] Root Beer Floating -12 oz. of your favorite root beer -Add 1+ capfuls Dixie Root Beer Elixir (dose according to user) -Add two scoops vanilla...
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Patrons line up outside The Grove Dispensary on #7117 to be among the first to purchase adult-use cannabis. Last November, Nevadans voted to allow recreational cannabis for those over 21 statewide. Court cases and uncertainty with distribution and regulatory frameworks in the final weeks before the planned July 1 start date left many—especi...
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