Category: Opinion

Living the Dream: Shawn DeNae

July 15th, 2018

Here are a few examples. Sales contracts are common for most businesses, but just do not exist in my world as a legal seller of cannabis. Buyers are not interested in locking in a quantity at a price they believe might fall in the near future. Our rules currently state…

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Living the Dream: Seth Oxhandler

July 13th, 2018

We explained that we really needed the heat to work and that an open flame with flammable vapors was not the best idea; he suggested we stop complaining. What happened next was the unfolding of a few lessons. First, it’s important to read — REALLY READ — your lease and…

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Porsches and pot publishing

July 10th, 2018

The news of The Denver Post eliminating its editorial staff for The Cannabist caught my attention. But before getting into that, I want to talk about cars. I’m a big Porsche fan. I’ve owned almost a dozen classic, air-cooled 911s over the years and currently own a 1985 Carrera 3.2…

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Living the Dream: Helen Cho

July 8th, 2018

We also still haven’t learned how to use all the filesharing services that could make all our lives easier, and we have yet to put a TV on the TV rack we screwed into the wall more than a year ago. It’s garage-style glam. It’s slowly growing on all of…

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Living the Dream: Danielle Rosellison

July 6th, 2018

A March 2016 survey by The Cannabis Alliance revealed that although 67% of the growers who participated in the survey said they were growing a medical-grade product, only 13% believed the chances were “high” that they would grow medically certified product by July 1, 2016. Fast forward to 2018, and…

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Living the Dream: Amy Andrle

July 1st, 2018

The clones themselves are small and vulnerable — you’re not going to want to spray them until right before handing them to the customer, which is when you should apply a preventative spray with a state-approved product to protect them from pests and powdery mildew as they adjust to their…

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Living the Dream: Amy Andrle

June 28th, 2018

– Nutrients and Beneficials: Soil growers know how vital nutrient selection is to achieving the ideal finished flower. By adding an organic soil amendment, cultivators will not only increase essential nutrients and minerals but enhance the growth and vitality of their plants. We use Key To Life nutrients. Along with…

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Genetic Test

June 28th, 2018

I vividly remember the first time I went shopping for toothpaste as a young adult. I was at college and after years of simply using whatever it was my parents bought, I had the chance to strike out on my own and choose the brand of toothpaste I wanted. But…

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Living the Dream: Helen Cho

June 23rd, 2018

We have been focused on strengthening our business and moving forward our industry as a whole. But with the third and final Honolulu licensee opening its doors, the market is shaking up. Between the three dispensaries, prices are falling, product lines are shifting and marketing is increasing. It seems like a…

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Living the Dream: Mike Hayes

June 18th, 2018

Sunlight doesn’t cost anything, so why not use it? In addition, we will use supplemental LED lighting when the sun is not available. The dry and cool high desert climate during the winter months will be used to lower interior temperatures. Using outside air is not always an option for…

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