recreational pot sales

Marijuana in Colorado
8:01 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

Colorado creates food safety system to regulate marijuana industry

A marijuana plant glows purple under grow lights at 3D Cannabis Center in Denver, Colo.
Credit Luke Runyon/Harvest Public Media

Colorado made history when it opened up licensed marijuana retail shops this year. Aside from just legalizing the purchase of smoke-able marijuana, it also means pot brownies have the potential to be big business. Food products infused with marijuana’s psychoactive ingredient, THC, are available in stores across the state.

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Colorado State Government
8:00 pm
Mon January 13, 2014

An Overview of Colorado’s Recreational Pot Market


Colorado is the first jurisdiction anywhere in the world to have a legal, regulated marked for recreational marijuana.  20 other states, and Washington, DC, allow the use of medical marijuana, but how does Colorado’s marijuana market function?  The Economist explains:

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8:00 pm
Fri December 20, 2013

Pot Shops Give Growing Opportunity to Another “Garden City”

John Rotherham owns Nature's Herbs & Wellness Center in Garden City. His relatives work as trimmers. From left, aunt Judy Gochenour, mom Mary, dad John Rotherham and uncle Elmer Gochenour.

Garden City… Colorado, is on the edge of a busy highway intersection, nestled between Greeley on three sides, and Evans on the other.  It’s surrounded by communities banning recreational pot sales, but true to its history, Garden City is maximizing the opportunity presented by the legalization of marijuana according to the Denver Post.

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