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Getting Familiar With Your Local Dispensaries

The cannabis industry has been booming since it was legalized for recreational use in 2014, and there are no signs of it slowing down. In the Fort Collins area alone, there are over 10 different dispensaries, all of which offer a wide range of products. With so many options, it can be overwhelming having to pick which one to go to. To help you become familiar with some of the […]

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A Man Who Stands By His Brownies

Fort Collins Maka Kala’i, Pot Retailer and Director of Sales and Marketing for Organic Alternatives Dispensary, recently appeared in the NPR broadcast, “How Much Pot is in That Brownie? Wyoming Moves to Toughen Edible Marijuana Laws.” Kala’i, a staunch advocate of the decriminalization of cannabis, thinks Wyoming legislators who are debating two bills on regulating edible cannabis should pause to consider the ramifications of tougher laws involving the approximate amount of […]

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Hemp growing history has been made

The following press release from New West Genetics has been shared in its entirety: New West Genetics announces that their variety, NWG-ELITE™ has passed the THC hemp trials managed by the Colorado Department of Agriculture, as well as qualified as AOSCA certified seed. (For more on certified seed and AOSCA, see: https://www.aosca.org/). NWG-ELITE™ is the first and only domestic hemp variety to pass a Department of Agriculture hemp trial in any […]

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CANNABIS CORNER

Colorado Danksgiving Feast Turn your Thanksgiving into the ultimate “Danksgiving” by adding marijuana butter in your favorite holiday recipes. Cook the cannabis at low temperatures over long periods of time.  The marijuana will not become too hot too quickly and burn off active cannabinoids. Simmer your cannabis either on the stove or in a slow cooker at a temperature range of 200F to 250F for about eight hours. Ingredients: •  […]

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New Dispensary Opening in FoCo

The cannabis company with already 12 Colorado locations will up that number to 13 this week with a new Fort Collins location. The Green Solution, located on  810 N College Ave., will be offering one of the largest selections of recreational cannabis in the industry. To kick things off, they will be hosting their grand opening October 7. Between 11 a.m. and  3 p.m. patrons can have a chance to win […]

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October’s Cannabis Corner

Cannabis Event Du Jour – Yes, Please! The Hemp & Seed Dinner hosted among the green hemp plants at Blue Circle Research Farm under the beautiful sunset in Milliken, CO, by Mason Jar Event Group, Organic Alternatives, Organa Brands (aka o.penVAPE), Blue Circle Development, and BDS Analytics, was the classiest, not to mention fun, affair full of delectable food and intelligent cannabis smokers I have ever attended (in public). Maka […]

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CANNABUS CULTURE FILMS GETTING MILE HIGH AT THE LYRIC

Cannabis-loving film buffs in Colorado rejoice: Infinite Wellness Center is bringing the CannaBus Culture Film Fest to Fort Collins, Colorado with cannabis themed movies and stand-up comic Rob Cantrell at the Lyric Cinema’s new location, prior to their grand opening on Oct. 6. The 2nd Annual CannaBus Culture Film Fest (CCFF), is a touring film festival that gives filmmakers mainstream audience exposure. This public film festival elevates the positive aspects […]

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Willie Nelson “Well, it’s all going to pot, whether we like it or not. The best I can tell, the world’s gone to hell, and we’re sure gonna miss it a lot…” Sung by the man himself, Willie Nelson (along with his buddy, good ol’ Merle Haggard) is the perfect medicine to ease our worried minds and, yes, that is a pun. His pure sativa strain, coined Willie Nelson, is […]

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Otiel’s Egyptian Kush Dead & Company’s own two-time Grammy winning bassist, Otiel Burbridge, is a musical fountain who has created remarkable art with many of the greats. On the band’s debut trip to Denver last year they stopped in dispensaries, which sparked up an idea that led to Otiel’s collaboration with GroundSwell Dispensary, and the holy union of the two created what we now know as Otiel’s Egyptian Kush. GroundSwell […]

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EDUCATIONAL- 5 USES FOR INDUSTRIAL HEMP 1. Energy – biofuels that eliminate the need for nuclear and other dirty fuels. 2. Building Materials – fiberboard, pressboard, insulation, hempcrete – more environmentally friendly concrete. 3. Biodegradable plastic – more easily recycled, degrades faster than traditional plastic. 4. Paper – more sustainable, produces more oxygen and grows faster than trees. 5. Clothing – textiles, sportswear, high fashion, lingerie. More info: hempbasics.com/shop/hemp-information COLORADO […]