Chart: With recreational marijuana sales on the horizon, Maine’s MMJ program surges

By Eli McVey Maine’s medical marijuana program is on fire, with the number of MMJ patients surging in the past year. While this can be said for many MMJ programs across the country, such a dramatic increase in a market as mature as Maine’s suggests something more may be at play. Rather than Maine dispensaries, caregivers who grow cannabis for people appear to be benefiting most from the increasing patient base. The rising popularity of medical cannabis comes just as Maine prepares to roll out its recreational cannabis program – one that was only narrowly approved in last November’s election. ... Chart: With recreational marijuana sales on the horizon, Maine’s MMJ program surges is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs