Back in college, I didn’t think it would happen this way:
Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. has long sold weed killer. Now, it’s hoping to help people grow killer weed. In an unlikely move for the head of a major company, Scotts Chief Executive Jim Hagedorn said he is exploring targeting medical marijuana as well as other niches to help boost sales at his lawn and garden company. * * *
Raids on pot-growing operations have turned up Scotts products. Mr. Hagedorn takes that as a good sign of brand awareness* * *
Step 2: Corporations make money off it.
Step 3: Via corporate income taxes, government makes money off it.
Step 4: …