[LISTEN] Why there’s big money in the legal marijuana industry

It’s now legal in South Africa to grow and consume dagga for personal use.

CAPE TOWN – The legal marijuana industry could generate up to $75 billion by 2030, according to analysts.

During an interview with CapeTalk radio, Jeremy Berke, a science and innovation reporter at Business Insider, discussed the huge economic boost of the rapidly growing legal dagga industry in the US.

Unathi Henama, a lecturer at the Department of Tourism Management at Tshwane University of Technology, says the legalisation will also be good for the local economy.

Listen to the audio above for more.

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