SANTA ANA, CA-- December 12, 2013 - Latteno Food Corp.'s (OTC Pink: LATF) wholly-owned subsidiary Co-op Valley Organics, today announced membership in the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA).
Like 58% of American, Valley Organics is a firm believer in the future and benefits of Medical Cannabis. Valley Organics recognizes that NCIA can be an effective lobbying voice for the Medical Cannabis industry.
Gallup Poll, considered to be one of the top polling firms in the United States, has determined that Americans' support for legalizing marijuana has reached 58%, growing ten points since their most recent poll on the question in 2012 and demonstrated clear majority support for ending marijuana prohibition.
-Gallup Poll http://thecannabisindustry.org/articles/5266e54d624828fd61000001
"The National Cannabis Industry Association's membership is comprised of the leading businesses and organizations in America's emerging cannabis industry. As the only national trade association for cannabis professionals, NCIA works to defend and advance the industry on the national stage. The mission of the National Cannabis Industry Association is to promote the growth of responsible and legitimate cannabis industry and to work for a favorable social, economic and legal environment for that industry in the United States," as quoted on NCIA's website http://thecannabisindustry.org/
About NCIA (http://thecannabisindustry.org)
The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) is the only trade association in the U.S. that works to advance the interests of cannabis-related businesses on the national level. NCIA was founded on the principle of power in numbers. Thousands of American businesses are involved the cannabis industry but without an organized trade association, their issues and concerns would go unheard in Washington, D.C. Cannabis businesses, collectively, are a tremendous economic force and should have a voice on the national stage. We are that voice.
-NCIA publicly advocates for the unique needs of the emerging cannabis industry and defends against threats to the legal market for cannabis and cannabis related products.
-NCIA is the nation's only industry-led organization engaging in legislative efforts to expand and further legitimize the legal cannabis market in the U.S.
-NCIA offers exclusive discounts to its members and promotes their products within the industry.
-NCIA is developing national standards and best practices for the cannabis industry.
-NCIA embraces an open and democratic process that allows its members to choose the board of directors through annual elections.
About Latteno Food Corp. (Latteno.com)
Latteno Food Corp. is an investment portfolio company that acquires food products, medical marijuana edibles and related products/services to enhance their growth and development. The company builds revenues and asset value through a model of continuous growth, income from or sale of its portfolio holdings, and product licensing or distribution agreements.
About Green Cannabis Collective Inc. (Green-Cannabis.com)
Southern California-owned and licensed medical marijuana dispensary and transporting. The specific purpose of this corporation is to collectively facilitate medical marijuana cultivation and transactions by and between qualified patient members of this corporation and/or primary caregiver members who have the oral or written approval or recommendation of a licensed physician, as permitted and authorized by the Compassionate Use Act of 1996 (Health and Safety Code section 11362.5) and the Medical Marijuana Program Act (Health and Safety Code sections 11362.7 - 11362.83).
About Valley Organics Inc. (ValleyOrganics.org)
Southern California-owned and licensed medical marijuana co-op and transporting. The specific purpose of this corporation is to collectively facilitate medical marijuana cultivation and transactions by and between qualified patient members of this corporation and/or primary caregiver members who have the oral or written approval or recommendation of a licensed physician, as permitted and authorized by the Compassionate Use Act of 1996 (Health and Safety Code section 11362.5) and the Medical Marijuana Program Act (Health and Safety Code sections 11362.7 - 11362.83).
About Mekonza Corp. (Mekonza-corp.com)
Headquartered in Southern California since 2006, Global Trading Group (GTG) started out as a luxury/exotic car exporter and eventually branched out into seafood importing which came about Mekonza Seafood. The variety of seafood products we offer has allowed us to be an innovator in product development. The diversity of our products allows us to be the next force-to-be-reckon-with in the seafood industry. Mekonza has grown from a small one-man operation to one of the West Coast's most innovative and well-equipped seafood importing and processing companies. With outstanding customer service as our secret sauce and key ingredient, we're on our way to be the industry's leader committed to achieve the highest possible standards in quality, service to our clients, suppliers and investors.
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