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Cannabis Dispensaries

Fort Collins dispensaries on track to sell $40 million of Marijuana in 2016

By On November 21, 2016

This article is part 1 in a 4 part series looking at how cannabis sales benefit the citizens of Fort Collins. The numbers are coming in, and it’s clear that Fort Collins… Read More

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Cannabis Legislation

Marijuana 2016 Election HIGHlights

By On November 9, 2016

Last night was a roller coaster, no matter how you look at it. Buried under all of the Presidential highlights, there were some huge wins for marijuana legalization. For those who haven’t… Read More

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Black Market

Economic Impact of Marijuana in Colorado – 2015

By On November 4, 2016

Last week the Marijuana Policy Group put out its report on the Economic Impact of Marijuana Legalization for 2015 in Colorado. It’s not light reading. In fact, there’s so much to chew on… Read More

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Homegrown

Homegrown Harvest

By On October 26, 2016

When I started writing for Budding, one of our readers reached out and asked if I’d ever seen a home grow. I hadn’t and was excited by the invitation to come take… Read More

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Cannabis Stigma

Out of the Cannabis Closet

By On October 18, 2016

Smokey closets are stifling. And suffocating. And probably, ultimately, bad for you. Yet so many people feel compelled to stay inside of one lest everyone find out they’re a…pot user. National Coming… Read More

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Cannabis Strains

Strain Review – White Widow

By On September 16, 2016

I wanted to get this out to all of you so you can go stock up for the weekend! White Widow was bought at Smokey’s 420 House on September 12th and smoked… Read More

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Cannabis Strains

Strain Review – Cindy 99

By On September 12, 2016

Cindy 99 is a locally grown strain by Solace Meds and bought there on 9/12, smoked same day.  I will mostly review strains that are grown right here in Fort Collins by… Read More

Announcements

Passing the Bowl

By On September 8, 2016

  If you’d have told me four years ago that I’d be writing this post, I’d have called you crazy. Things change. Thank Cthulhu. There are perks to leaving the corporate world… Read More

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Announcements

New Look, New Adventure

By On September 1, 2016

It’s a new month with some new beginnings. A new writer for Budding Fort Collins is joining our team in the Scoop Blog Network, and you’ll read her first post here after… Read More

DENVER, CO - MARCH 13:  Jennifer Morton of My 420 Tours talks with job seekers at CannaSearch, Colorado's first cannabis job fair, on March 13, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. O.PenVAPE, the largest national brand in cannabis, held the first of it's kind Cannabis Job Fair hoping to match applicants with businesses in the Colorado marijuana industry.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
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Pot Tourism in Colorado is Highly Appealing to All

By On August 11, 2016

If you’ve been living in Colorado for the past few years, you’ve gotten to witness first-hand the changes that have come about with the state’s decision to legalize recreational marijuana. While the legalization process… Read More