Music and marijuana
are proving to be a powerful combination in more ways
than one First the estate of Bob Marley, then
Snoop and now Willie Nelson are using their
well known affinity for the herb to get into the legal
After years of pro-pot advocacy, Willie
Nelson is reportedly preparing to launch his own marijuana
brand, as well as stores and branded
accessories. According to a report in the Daily Beast,
Nelson says he will have his own strain, ‘Willies Reserve’ as
well as strains from other providers.
“It’ll be both. There will be our own, and then there will be
opportunities for other growers, who meet quality standards.
Let’s just call it the anti-Walmart model. Personally,
internally, that’s what we call it. A certain standard by which
growers have to account for carbon and such, in a way that
empowers small growers who are doing the right thing,” Nelson
told the Daily Beast.
Nelson also discussed the possibility of stores, saying that
they would be limited for now to states where cannabis was
legal. – via CelebrityAccess