Y502K – Contract Extension Noise

Just to kind of bring everyone up to date on this one too, it doesn’t look like the contract with BioTrack will be extended. The LCB has asked BioTrackTHC for an extension, WeedTraQR and other third party software providers have publicly (and privately) endorsed this idea.  Currently dozens of licensed operators are messaging the LCB […]

Published: October 24, 2017
Categories: Marijuana Regulation

Y502K – Marijuana Traceability is OFFLINE in Washington

UPDATE: The Traceabiliity system will be offline until January 2nd!!! Failure:  “all critical tasks will not be complete by the end of our contract with the current vendor on Oct. 31, 2017” The Washington State Cannabis tracking software (Seed-to-Sale) will be degraded starting Oct 25th, and then completely offline Oct 29th.  MJ Freeway will perhaps […]

Published: October 24, 2017

BioTrackTHC Locations/License Data Leaks

When it was discovered that BioTrackTHC was on the way out in Washington many of you heard WeedTraQR declare: “it’ll get worse before it gets better”. Currently, there is some serious data control issues we’re observing in the BioTrackTHC system. It’s all centered around the Location or License number. In Washington State these are six […]

Published: July 12, 2017

Washington State Drops BioTrack

It’s now official, confirmed on multiple accounts and the contract negotiations are proceeding. The replacement for BioTrackTHC in Washington State will be MJ Freeway using their Leaf Data Systems product. MJ Freeway has until October 31st to get their replacement system in place. This is a pretty large software project and has a very, very […]

Published: July 8, 2017

BioTrackTHC Cross-State Data Contamination

Today we’ve observed some serious issues with the BioTrackTHC API in New Mexico.  These issues clearly indicate their system is not tested or audited for integrity.  If BioTrackTHC cannot tell the difference between New Mexico and Washington State how can we trust the other data in their system to properly track marijuana? Manifest with Orphaned […]

Published: September 29, 2016
Categories: Marijuana Regulation

BioTrackTHC False Advertising Hurts Competition in Washington State

BioTrackTHC is the vendor who created the system use by the WSLCB to track marijuana growing, processing and sales.  Their false advertising hurts competition for us, Viridian Sciences, GreenBits and MJ Freeway and Agrisoft. On the home page at https://biotrackthc.com/ as well as on the state run system at http://www.mjtraceability.com/ BioTrackTHC makes the claim: “The Only Seed to […]

Published: February 9, 2015

The State of the State Compliance API

In Washington the Liquor Control Board (LCB) has taken control of the budding Marijuana business.  Our Producers, Processors and Retailers – all of them must provide a crazy amount of operational details to the State for compliance reporting.  This compliance system also has some APIs exposed which provide a good example of why the State […]

Published: August 4, 2014
Categories: API, Compliance, Traceability