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Its fairly sparse. We only have 10 pounds which will sell out the first day, no doubt about that, McGowan added. LITTLE POT: 79 growers have been licensed, covering enough space for 10 football fields worth of pot. The Board said growers dont expect to have their first shipment ready until late summer. Will there be shortages? asks Randy Simmons, the boards legal-pot project manager. The answer to that is yes. NO EDIBLES: The board just announced that people who want to make pot-infused sodas, brownies or other treats must get approval for their products, and so far no one has. People like Alison Draisin, who currently makes pot-infused brownies and other treats for medical marijuana patients will have new hoops to jump through before the general public gets a taste. The edible-makers will have to have child-proof packaging, strict labeling and their kitchens pass a state inspection. The board doesnt want any gummy candies or anything that would appeal to children. I wanted to see how I-502 was going to pan out before applying for a 502 license so if theres a second round we definitely would apply, said Draisin who runs Ettalews Medibles. All edible-makers also need to have their kitchens pass a state inspection.
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