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Cannabis-Centric Gifts for Valentine’s Day

  Coda Signature Symphony Bath Bombs Coda Signature’s bath bombs are easy to enjoy: Simply drop a single bath bomb into a warm bath, submerge yourself and let the effervescent experience wash over you. The Symphony Bath Bomb Collection features three 15mg THC and 15mg CBD bath bombs in three scents: Calm, Balance and Uplift. Coda Signature Truffles Collection Coda Signature’s six-piece truffle collection is a feast for the eyes […]

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Bud rate is the highest in three years

Effective January 1, 2020 Shannon Gray Marijuana Communications Specialist   P: 303-866-4815 | C: 720-607-0386 1707 Cole Boulevard, Suite 300, Lakewood, CO 80401 shannon.gray@state.co.us  |  Media Center: Marijuana Enforcement Division Bud rate is the highest in three years The Colorado Department of Revenue (CDOR) today released the Average Market Rates (AMR) for retail marijuana effective January 1, 2020 until March 31, 2020. Six of the seven AMR categories increased this quarter, with the exception of seed, […]

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New Colorado marijuana rules go into effect on January 1, 2020

Shannon Gray, marijuana communications specialist, MED 303-866-4815 | 720-607-0386 (c) | shannon.gray@state.co.us Rules promulgated from the 2019 legislative session are the most extensive since retail marijuana was legalized in 2012.    Marijuana rules stemming from the General Assembly’s 2019 legislative session go into effect on January 1, 2020, for all regulated marijuana businesses across Colorado, most notably allowing, for the first time, state licensing of hospitality establishments and the issuance […]

Canna-Gift Guide
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Cana-Gift-Guide

What do you get the cannabis lover for the holidays? Bud is a natural choice. If you are feeling a bit adventurous, go bold, and experience something new. PHYX Cannabis-infused sparkling water a microdosed 2.5mg THC and CBD infused sparkling water. With zero calories, sugars, or carbs, reminiscent of Lacroix or White Claw. A variety of flavors are available, including Grapefruit, Natural, Dragon fruit, and Lime.  Mary Jane’s Medicinals Gift […]

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PR Agency Grasslands Expands Staff to 13 Full-Timers, Accelerates Client Growth

Ricardo Baca was a staff writer, editor, and critic at daily newspapers, and he had been for two decades. In 2013 Ricardo’s editors at The Denver Post named him the paper’s first-ever Cannabis Editor. Taking that torch was a risk. No other legitimate news outlets were even thinking of doing something like that.    The Managing Editor of the post and the news director Kevin Dale presented the role, as […]

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Coda Signature Fruit Notes

Lauren Gockley, the Director of Edibles at Coda Signature, spent a lifetime working in restaurants, then ten years ago, she transitioned exclusively into chocolates. Gockley’s passion took her to France, Paris, and all around the world, studying chocolate and pastries. Lauren returned to the states and worked for Thomas Keller Bouchon bakery making Bon Bons for their end of meal deserts and platters. Lauren transitioned out of restaurants and poured […]

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I need a remedy

The legendary Willie Nelson is well known for his music and his advocacy for marijuana. His marijuana line, Willie’s Reserve, produces some stellar products available in most MMJ retail shops in Colorado. Nelson’s wife Annie also has a line of cannabis products available in legal states, Willie’s Remedy (WR), all hemp-based wellness products that don’t get you high but keep you well. Willie’s Remedy hemp-infused products are non-intoxicating and feature […]

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Nothing green about it: Illicit cannabis growing

This had never happened to me before, although as a 16-year old boy I had fantasized about it far too often. Now in my mid-30s, I stood contemplating this stroke of dumb luck I would have killed for in high school, thinking, “I should probably pass.” You know what I’m talking about, don’t you?  I’m not talking about some kind of sexcapade. I’m talking about finding a Ziplock bag full […]

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THE LITTLE POT PLANT THAT COULD. (OR AT LEAST, IT MIGHT)

THE LITTLE POT PLANT THAT COULD. (OR AT LEAST, IT MIGHT)   MY WIFE AND I ARE SUSPICIOUS when our sons, grown men with over-grown senses of humor, show a little too much excitement over their Christmas gifts for us. So when boxes arrived on our doorstep in mid-December we were wary. Then Jake announced he wanted to Skype in for the unveiling. Tyler would be up from Denver to […]

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Take a whiff: Cannabis terpenes matter just as much as THC and CBD

By John Garvey Please don’t tell my parents how much I know about weed. Think of some of your favorite smells. Chimney smoke, sage, pine trees, lawn trimmings, lavender, the house in which you grew up. These obviously vary by person, but at least a couple of your 10 favorite smells are probably plant-based terpenes. … Even if you aren’t a pothead. There might not be a single more neglected […]