Arkansas reports $23 million in medical marijuana profits last month – KFSM 5Newsonline

Medical marijuana patients in Arkansas spent 23.3 million in July at the state’s 38 dispensaries.

ARKANSAS, USA — Medical marijuana patients in Arkansas spent $23.3 million in July 2022 at the state’s 38 dispensaries, the department of health reported on Tuesday.

The ReLeaf Center in Bentonville was the dispensary with the second largest amount sold with a total of 308 pounds out of the over 4,000 pounds sold throughout the state last month.

Natural Relief Dispensary in Sherwood was the first largest at 392 pounds. The Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) reported 88,893 active patient cards.

“Medical marijuana purchases increased by more than $1 million from June to July,” said Scott Hardin, spokesperson for the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration. 

“An average of $751,720 was spent daily on medical marijuana purchases in July. Since January 1, 2022, patients have spent a total of $157.9 million to obtain 27,782 pounds from the state’s 38 dispensaries.”

The state released a list of medical marijuana sold by the pound by each dispensary in July:

Suite 443 (Hot Springs, opened May 10, 2019) sold 281.08 pounds of medical marijuana in July.Green

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