Home | Community | Message Board


BarneysFarm.com
Please support our sponsors.

Feedback and Administration >> Growery News Service

Welcome to the Growery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Shop: Kraken Kratom Red Vein Kratom   Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineRider420
Stranger

Registered: 06/21/17
Posts: 301
Last seen: 2 days, 5 hours
Canada should heed cautionary tale of Oregon's flooded pot market
    #833180 - 05/21/18 09:53 AM (6 months, 19 days ago)

https://www.ctvnews.ca/business/canada-should-heed-cautionary-tale-of-oregon-s-flooded-pot-market-1.3938806


Quote:

VANCOUVER -- As marijuana farmers in Oregon say a flood of supply is killing their businesses less than three years after recreational cannabis was legalized, economists say it's a warning to Canada.
Stephen Easton, professor of economics at Simon Fraser University and senior fellow at the Fraser Institute, says large fluctuations in price and supply are bound to happen when you create a legal market where an illegal market already exists.
"There is no reason to think it won't happen here as well. In a broader sense, we are adding legal production to an already robust illegal production," Easton said.

"Consumption may simply not increase in proportion to our ability to grow."

Robin Cordell, owner and grower at Oregon Girl Cannabis Company, said she saw the influx of supply coming on social media that would choke out her farm.
"I saw just massive fields planted on Instagram, just huge acres and I just knew that was going to be the result," she said in an interview.
While she once sold her pot to a wholesaler for $2,200US per pound, she said that dipped to $600 per pound.

remainder snipped




Quote:

It is the prohibition that makes anything precious.
- Mark Twain's Notebook




SAJLMFAO These fucking morons think too much cheap weed is a bad thing! Because the greedy fucks are just interested in how much money they can make from cannabis. FYI history repeats. And weed is getting cheaper!:bigblunt:


Edited by Rider420 (05/21/18 10:06 AM)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Shop: Kraken Kratom Red Vein Kratom   Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds

Feedback and Administration >> Growery News Service

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Marijuana Legalization In Canada Could Be On Horizon As Attitudes Mellow SleepAid 622 0 12/22/14 08:46 PM
by SleepAid
* CANADA NEWS: Liberal government's throne speech promises to legalize, regulate, restrict pot SevenFingers 3,174 0 12/05/15 08:39 PM
by SevenFingers
* Marijuana-sniffing dogs on way out for some Oregon police agencies as pot legalization kicks in SleepAid 695 0 02/01/15 12:01 PM
by SleepAid
* Recreational Marijuana Is Now Legal In Oregon SleepAid 916 2 07/05/15 10:16 PM
by oeric mckenna
* Oregon Governor Wants Legislature to Act on Marijuana Legalization Bill night trainV 648 0 02/04/14 10:51 AM
by night train
* Oregon bank opens doors to Colorado marijuana businesses SleepAid 655 0 01/21/15 11:09 PM
by SleepAid
* An Update On The Constitutional Challenge To Canada's Marijuana Laws Shaggy420 1,509 0 06/12/11 07:12 AM
by Shaggy420
* Medical Marijuana Users Threatened With Legal Action By Health Canada P-O 979 1 03/22/14 11:41 AM
by Doc

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: geokills
140 topic views. 0 members, 2 guests and 11 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Print Topic ]
Search this thread:
World Seed Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.015 seconds spending 0 seconds on 15 queries.