California’s Fight Against The Illegal Cannabis Market

New law allows licensed cannabis businesses to pursue legal action against unlicensed cannabis operators in state superior court if they can prove damages resulting from the operation. Legal California cannabis businesses have been complaining about taxes, which in parts of the state are among the highest in the nation. Many believe that these taxes on compliant cannabis […]

IRS Postpones Tax And Payment Deadline For California Taxpayers To November 16th

On October 16, 2023 the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced tax relief for individuals and businesses affected by seawater intrusion in parts of Louisiana. These taxpayers now have until February 15, 2024, to file various federal individual and business tax returns and make tax payments. Eligible returns and payments that qualify for the November 16, 2023 deadline include: Other Areas […]


CBD vs THC – what’s the difference in those acronyms and why does it matter? Cannabinoids are molecules, fatty acid protein types that affect your body in a myriad of ways. Our ECS or endocannabinoid systems keep us balanced at the cellular level without us even knowing it. As we explored in the previous article […]

The Basics of the ECS

Bloom Hemp is proud to offer you a series of foundational articles on how and why CBD helps. Enjoy this rich content in our emails and posted in our blog section for you. The Endocannabinoid System 101 – Are you curious to know why CBD may keep you healthy? We are here to clue you […]

A CannaBUS Experience

By Georgi Gordon/GBG & Associates When I first saw the Palm Springs airport sign advertising The CannaBUS Express Tours — it hit me:  What a perfect way to combine two of my favorites, travel, and cannabis.  Last week, after living in the Coachella Valley for nearly three years,  I finally climbed aboard the CannaBUS, a […]

CVCAN Member’s “Sugarloaf” Holiday Party, December 2022

Event Recap Talk about a party!  The Sugarloaf Café in Pinion Pines turned out to be the perfect venue for a CVCAN mixer.  Thanks to Adam Yudka of Gold Flora who graciously shared his amazing space just 15 minutes from El Paseo in Palm Desert…but light years away conceptually.  Shout out to the sponsors who […]

Octoberfest Members Mini Expo & Mixer Dinner 2022 at Miracle Hot Springs

Learn the Benefits of Joining CVCAN Event Recap CVCAN members and guests gathered at Miracle Hot Springs Resort Grand Ballroom on Monday, October 10th for dinner and mixing n’ mingling with the Coachella Valley cannabis community. Our mini expo showcased some of the top brands and services in the industry. Thank you to everyone who […]

CVCAN – National Cannabis Industry Association

As the cannabis industry continues to grow, it’s important to have a voice to represent the interests of businesses and entrepreneurs within the space. That’s where the Coachella Valley Cannabis Alliance Network comes in. CVCAN is a leading trade group for businesses involved in the cannabis industry. They work to promote and protect the interests […]

Is There a Cannabis-Friendly Business Association in the Coachella Valley?

The cannabis industry is booming, and with it comes a need for organizations that can help businesses in the industry thrive. The Coachella Valley Cannabis Alliance Network (CVCAN) is just such an organization. CVCAN is a cannabis-friendly business association that provides support and resources to its members. Some of the services offered by CVCAN include […]

Is there a Cannabis Association in the Coachella Valley?

All major metropolitan areas where cannabis is legal have one or more cannabis associations, and the Coachella Valley is no exception. The association in the Coachella Valley is the Coachella Valley Cannabis Alliance Network, or CVCAN, and serves more than 100 members. Serving as the voice for the cannabis industry in the Coachella Valley region, […]