Weediquette #7: Mary Janes & The World Of Female Entrepreneurs

In Mary Janes, you get an inside scoop on all the opportunities that women have in the cannabis industry as Krishna visits female-run businesses and farms.

Jun 18, 2016

Mary Janes is the seventh episode of the “Weediquette” series by VICE, hosted by Krishna Andavolu. This episode takes Krishna into the world of female entrepreneurship in the world of cannabis. It also explores the terrible working environments that woman in the trimming business often experience in the Californian cannabis growing hills. Check out the episode below to see a female perspective on the legal cannabis market.

Mary Janes, the female flower

The potential for women in the cannabis industry is at an all time high. With legal markets opening up around the world, more woman are hopping on the money train. They are becoming either successful entrepreneurs or skilled master growers. The episode highlights the opportunities for women on either side of the market, be it cannabis tourism, sales, or farmers in the hills of California.

Women run businesses have grown in number by 74% between 1997 and 2015, making right now the best time in American History to be a woman starting a business. – Krishna Andavolu

Did you get some great insight into the female cannabis industry? Do you think the marijuana industry will have a record number of female business owners? Let us know on social media or in the comments below!

Jun 18, 2016