Addicted to Sober

By 8 months ago

Pothead parodies can be humorous but there is a fine line where ignorance needs to meet education. Since I began working in the medical marijuana industry I have blossomed a new respect for cannabis as medicine. The life changing side effects of medical marijuana have been revolutionary compared to what I was taught in grade […]

The Ruckus Rant: Know Your Cannabis

By 9 months ago

"Hey man, you got the coolest job! I want to get into the industry." This is what I hear on nearly a daily basis. The thing is, yes it's the best job I've ever had in my life. But it takes a lot of work to be able to do any job in this industry. I mean, from growers and concentrate makers to budtenders and edible cooks, this shouldn't be something you just jump into. People's lives are at stake.

The Ruckus Rant: Unity in the Community

By 11 months ago

Unity in the community. Those words have been in my head a lot lately. It’s something that is seriously lacking in the Nevada Cannabis Community. I’ve noticed lately that the “community” has just been doing things for themselves. They have forgotten why we are in this. To help people. I understand that A LOT of […]

Our Nevada Medical Marijuana Program: Keeping in Mind the Best Interest of Patients

By 11 months ago

As of December 31, 2016, there were 25,358 registered medical marijuana patients in the state of Nevada. Currently, Nevada medical marijuana cards are valid for a period of one-year. Now however, with recreational marijuana dispensaries possibly opening this year, state officials are discussing extending the renewal period for patients to two or more years.

Can D.A.R.E. and the Cannabis Industry Be Friends?

By 12 months ago

The D.A.R.E. program has long championed against cannabis legalization. However, the cannabis industry and D.A.R.E. should be working hand-in-hand to keep our children safe. It seems like the cannabis industry is just as committed to preventing underage cannabis use, so shouldn't we all just be friends?