Jun 11, 2024 - News

1 pot problem to go

 Geoff Rose, owner of Island Time in Vineyard Haven, poses for a photo outside his shop.

Geoff Rose, owner of Island Time in Vineyard Haven. Photo: Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

It's legal to sell pot in Massachusetts, but illegal to transport it across the ocean.

  • On Martha's Vineyard that means the only way to sell legal weed is to grow it yourself.

The island's only commercial grower recently announced it's suspending operations and will close its last dispensary when supplies run out, by September at the latest, AP reports.

  • Part of the problem: Visitors want more variety and lower prices, and often bring their own supply over on the ferry.
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