Say what? That’s right, medical marijuana growing is the new kid in town in some states where medical marijuana use is now made legal. Take Colorado for instance. Political leaders and state observers note that medical marijuana is creating a mini boom in the economy of Colorado. Never before has an industry spawned so many new business, jobs, opportunities and services that Colorado may soon hold a state wide vote on whether to completely legalize it. The now regulated sunshine industry has not only created economic growth, but also stimulated one thing that lawmakers are particularly fond of: taxes. Proponents of marijuana have pointed out that since medical marijuana growing was legalized, there was no increase in the rate of criminality in the area. With the Department of Justice ordered by Obama himself to shift priorities to other criminal elements, law enforcement can be more focused on their jobs apprehending real and hardened criminals. Note however that this does not apply in all states of the United States. In fact, according to Federal law, specifically the Controlled Substances Act, marijuana is still deemed as illegal in most jurisdictions.¬†Feel free to find more information at The Green Ace.

The key to putting up a successful marijuana growing operation is to know the law of the state you are in. Put some time into researching whether your town or county has some laws governing the use of medical marijuana. Also note that recreational use is also completely forbidden. The only time that marijuana can be used is for medicinal purposes. Research has been going furiously over the decades to prove that marijuana, in controlled quantities, does not pose more danger than say, alcohol usage. Time will tell whether marijuana would be given absolute legality in the US or in other countries. For now, focus on its medicinal properties for a business that’s new and helpful.