When marijuana goes on sale in Illinois, expect shortages – Chicago Tribune
Like elsewhere, interest and demand for weed is expected to be strong, but factors specific to Illinois also could lead to shortages. Many of the state’s 21 growing facilities are expanding capacity, but construction takes time. Furthermore, the state so far has licensed only seven of them to grow recreational weed, and it takes a cannabis crop about three months to grow.
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