Who smokes marijuana?

By Faith Frazier - Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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The short answer: everybody. I’ve seen all types of people walk into our dispensary, and I’ve written about it before, but for some reason, the archetypical stoner stigma still exists. It’s frustrating. We’re not all lazy losers or burnt-out pot heads in much the same way that people who shop at the corner liquor store […]

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The Greenery 3.0

By Faith Frazier - Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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It’s been a while since I gave you a peek behind our leafy curtain, the way I did in that #DispoLife piece from a few months back, so I figured now would be a perfect time to do it again, because things are changing at The Greenery. For one, I don’t get to sit crisscross-applesauce […]

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Buying Marijuana in Colorado for Nonresidents

By Faith Frazier - Saturday, December 9th, 2017
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I sold marijuana to a man who showed me a license from Alabama when I asked for his I.D., and after I handed him his order, he just stood there and stared at the bag in his hands. The moment stretched on, seeming stranger by the second, so I asked if everything was okay. “No,” […]

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Marijuana Sales Tax

By Faith Frazier - Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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Easter Island is a dark place. It’s an atoll sheltered by isolation deep within the Pacific Ocean, and it’s hard to hear the lessons that island screams because it’s too far away—leagues of surf and time have quieted the prescient warning. Think about it: when you first read the words “Easter Island,” you pictured one […]

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Legal Marijuana, and Homelessness

By Faith Frazier - Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
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I’ve never met Joseph Kolb, or anybody else from Fox News for that matter, but I’d like to. I’m pretty good at explaining things to people, especially matters of simple logic, and Mr. Kolb needs a lesson of sorts. Recently, he wrote an article for Fox News titled “Legalized marijuana turns Colorado resort town into […]

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Discretion

By Faith Frazier - Saturday, May 20th, 2017
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Marijuana is perfectly legal for recreational use in Colorado, and frankly, it should be. Pot is a plant that grows out of the ground, and if you light it on fire and breathe in the smoke, it makes you feel good. For many, it’s a medicine—one that doesn’t bring with it the crippling side effects […]

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Extended Marijuana Dispensary Hours on the Horizon in Durango!

By Christie - Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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Extended Marijuana Dispensary Hours on the Horizon in Durango! Marijuana may be much more available in Durango, Colorado, if all goes as proposed. On June 14, 2016, the Durango city council discussed the possibility of extending Durango medical and recreational marijuana dispensary operating hours to midnight. Currently, a Durango ordinance, as well as the Land […]

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California Recreational Marijuana Initiative on the Verge

By Christie - Saturday, June 11th, 2016
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California Recreational Marijuana Initiative on the Verge The Golden State is on its way to legalizing the recreational use of cannabis! (California 2016 ballot propositions 5/14/16). Throughout history California has been an innovator in progressive cannabis culture. The state decriminalized marijuana in 1975 and in 1996 they became the first to legalize medicinal marijuana. Now, […]

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Marijuana & Pesticides in Colorado

By Christie - Thursday, May 26th, 2016
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Marijuana & Pesticides in Colorado Many of you have probably read about the rise in pesticide recalls in Colorado’s retail marijuana & marijuana products. This may have you wondering: is Colorado’s marijuana safe? This is the first in a series in which we explore pesticides in the Colorado marijuana industry. The aim of this post […]

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2016 Presidential Candidates Views on Marijuana Legalization

By Christie - Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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2016 Presidential Candidates Views on Marijuana Legalization With the current presidential candidates dwindling down in numbers, we here at The Greenery in Durango, Colorado have to wonder what changes could affect our recreational marijuana dispensary with the general election right around the corner. Let’s take a look at the three candidates who are still in […]

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