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The Positive Effects of Using Recreational Marijuana

The Positive Effects of Using Recreational Marijuana

Marijuana, also known as cannabis, is a psychoactive drug extracted from cannabis plants. It is used for medical or recreational purposes. The use of marijuana has always been a controversial issue in the US. However, the legalization of cannabis for medical and recreational purposes in some of the states has spurred celebrations among users. Cannabis stores in […]

California cannabis regulator clarity spurs entrepreneurs to move forward in North Coast

California cannabis regulator clarity spurs entrepreneurs to move forward in North Coast

Jessica Zimmer December 3, 2018 This fall, North Bay cannabis business leaders have been hard at work building and networking to develop a slew of creative proposals. Sonoma County, and Santa Rosa in particular, have emerged as a hub for the industry. The county’s central location, proximity to cannabis cultivators in Sonoma and Mendocino counties, […]

Home-Field Advantage

Home-Field Advantage

Jolene Hansen December 1, 2018 Brandon Levine found his calling in cannabis 25 years ago. Today, he’s immersed in an expansion intended to elevate the dispensary experience. Finding a quiet place to talk is not easy for Brandon Levine. The whir of construction surrounds the Mercy Wellness CEO and a steady stream of people follow him wherever […]

Lagunitas Hi-Fi Hops: Nor Cal’s Liquid Bliss

Lagunitas Hi-Fi Hops: Nor Cal’s Liquid Bliss

Shwa Laytart November 17, 2018 Hi-Fi Hops Sparkling Beverage by Lagunitas X AbsoluteXtracts With great luck and pride I present to you Lagunitas Brewing Co.’s Hi-Fi Hops sparkling cannabis beverages. Lagunitas is a magical brewery that represents the pioneer spirit of Northern California: artistic, DIY, free-range; a circus, a catch-me-if-you-can company. And now, center stage Lagunitas sings a revolutionary song […]

Cannabis symposium Sept. 19th

Cannabis symposium Sept. 19th

Julie Ann Soukoulis September 14, 2018 It is far exceeding nearly all pharmaceutical agents.  America is changing its view on marijuana. For the last 80 years marijuana has been treated as a dangerous drug, a public health menace and an illegal addictive drug. By the end of 2014 the U.S. reached a tipping point where for the […]

Last day of fire sale at Bay Area pot dispensaries (KTVU)

By: Debora Villalon POSTED: JUN 30 2018 12:08PM PDT VIDEO POSTED: JUN 30 2018 12:00PM PDT COTATI, Calif. (KTVU) – It’s Christmas in June if you’re a cannabis user. Dispensaries are blowing out stock at bargain prices, but only through Saturday June 30. New state regulations on purity, potency, and packaging take effect July 1. “We’re definitely empty, this […]

Into the Light

Into the Light

Leilani Clark June 1, 2018 Mercy Wellness of Cotati will deploy advanced LED lights and the Korean Natural Farming system in their new cannabis cultivation warehouses. Will these methods cut their carbon foot print and help them stay ahead of the pack? Cannabis growers embrace of technological innovation began quite by accident in the early […]

Cheeba Chews: Cannabis Infused Taffy

Cheeba Chews: Cannabis Infused Taffy

  “AMERICA’S FAVORITE EDIBLE” – HIGH TIMES MAGAZINE Now avalable for adult-use and medical patients in 100mg packages, 10mg per serving.  “High standards from the very beginning. Born in 2009, Cheeba Chews™ has maintained one simple and clear mission: to provide an industry leading, consistently potent, and discreet cannabis infused edible solution. What makes Cheeba […]

RedTail Farms

RedTail Farms

RedTail farms premium Light Dep flowers are grown completely organic, in California. RedTail Farms creates all of their own ferments using locally sourced fruits, vegetables, and fish. Their flowers are packed with natural terpenes which produces a deliciously fruity taste. All of their nitrogen sealed cans are $35 for a 4 Gram 1/8th.     […]

Mercy Wellness

Mercy Wellness

Deborah Taylor-French February 3, 2018 “…recalled an extempore prayer of a well-meaning but incoherent curate, heard once and never forgotten: “Lord, teach us to take our hearts and look them in the face, however difficult it may be.” Gaudy Night: A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery by Dorothy L. Sayers How ironic. Ironic, I am writing this […]

California Cannabis Crystal Ball: What to expect now that weed is recreational

California Cannabis Crystal Ball: What to expect now that weed is recreational

Heather Irwin January 2, 2018 Less than 24 hours before the doors to Sebastopol’s Sparc cannabis dispensary were slated to open for recreational marijuana purchases CEO Erich Pearson still hadn’t gotten the official green light. For more than a decade the iconic Sonoma County medical marijuana shop had served the community, but with the state legalization of […]

Brave New World: Legal Pot Sales Begin in Sonoma County (Press Democrat)

Brave New World: Legal Pot Sales Begin in Sonoma County (Press Democrat)

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | January 1, 2018: An end to cannabis prohibition has arrived in California, and the best advice around for newcomers involves moderation. In other words, don’t eat the whole cookie. Starting Monday, adults can buy cannabis without physician recommendations at some dispensaries in the state. In Sonoma County, the doors are opening […]

Interview: Mercy Wellness First To Legal Marijuana (KSRO)

Interview: Mercy Wellness First To Legal Marijuana (KSRO)

KRSO | December 18th, 2017 : Morning News, Podcast, Top Stories “Executive Director of Mercy Wellness, Brandon Levine, joins us to talk about Mercy Wellness in Cotati becoming the first dispensary for legal marijuana.” Follow the link below to hear the interview with KSRO radio, Sonoma County’s FM News talk radio show. http://www.ksro.com/2017/12/18/interview-mercy-wellness-in-cotati-the-first-to-legal-marijuana/  

Cotati Approves Recreational Cannabis Sales by its Sole Dispensary (KTVU)

Cotati Approves Recreational Cannabis Sales by its Sole Dispensary (KTVU)

KTVU | December 12, 2017:  Cotati on Tuesday became the first city in Sonoma County to allow sales of recreational cannabis to adults in 2018. The City Council voted 5-0 to allow the city’s sole dispensary, Mercy Wellness, to sell non-medical marijuana to adults 21 and older starting Jan. 2. Voters in November 2016 approved Proposition […]

Cotati Approves Adult Sales, Rohnert Park Bans Distribution (Press Democrat)

Cotati Approves Adult Sales, Rohnert Park Bans Distribution (Press Democrat)

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | December 12, 2017 Shortly after Rohnert Park’s City Council unanimously adopted Sonoma County’s strictest commercial cannabis rules to date, Cotati’s decided to go the opposite direction Tuesday night and become the first city in the county to allow the sale of recreational marijuana on Jan. 1. The Cotati City Council approved […]

Yes On Taxing Cannabis in Cotati, Oakland Approves Adult Use (KTVU)

Yes On Taxing Cannabis in Cotati, Oakland Approves Adult Use (KTVU)

KTVU | December 6, 2017:  Voters in Pacifica and Cotati overwhelmingly approved ballot propositions on Tuesday night to levy taxes on the gross receipts at cannabis dispensaries, and the Oakland City Council also approved adult-use permits that will regulate and tax marijunana. At the polls, voters in both Pacifica and Cotati approved the taxes by […]

Dutch Crunch

Dutch Crunch

With origins in Holland and California, Dutch Crunch is a delightful combination of the sativa Jack Herer and Dutch Treat, a popular indica-dominant hybrid. It has a sativa/indica ratio of 20:80, so the body effects dominate. THC concentrations have been measured at greater than 21%, making this an especially potent medical choice. CBD levels, on […]

Papa and Barkley

Papa and Barkley

FOUNDED TO HEAL A FATHER IN PAIN After all conventional treatments failed, our founder set out to develop his own solution for his elderly father’s debilitating back pain. The result was a cannabis-based pain relief balm that helped bring his father out of a bedridden state. It was natural and more effective than traditional treatments. Honoring […]

Lucky Charms

Lucky Charms

Lucky Charms Profile: Indica Hybrid Lineage: Appalachia x The White Aromas: Sweet fruit and pine Medical: Mood booster for anxiety, stress and depression Lucky Charms is a strong and potent hybrid marijuana strain that is produced by crossing Appalachia with The White. Its exact Indica/sativa content is unknown. It has a moderate to high THC […]

Cotati Marijuana Dispensary Packaging Weed In Cans

Cotati Marijuana Dispensary Packaging Weed In Cans

CBS SF Bay Area August 17, 2017 One creative marijuana dispensary in the North Bay has changed how it packages its pot as a way to keep the product fresh.The team at Mercy Wellness Marijuana Dispensary in Cotati has taken a common household item — the can — and packed it with something unexpected: high-grade medical marijuana.Mercy Wellness director Brandon Levine says it’s […]

Sherbert

Sherbert

 SHERBERT Lineage: Indica Dominant Hybrid Girl Scout Cookies X Pink Panty Cookies Aroma: Smells of sweet, creamy and fruity sherbet. Has a light earthy taste with sweet after notes. Effect A bowl of sherbet is perfect for calming the whole body and keeping the mind energetic.Will uplift with motivation, then pour down throughout the body […]

The Best of the North Bay 2017

The Best of the North Bay 2017

San Francisco Magazine July 14, 2017 From glamping in Guerneville to dressage in Nicasio, tips for living the good life on the sunny side of the Golden Gate. EAT Beer Garden: Brewsters Beer Garden 229 Water St. N. (near E. Washington St.), Petaluma, 707-981-8330 Petaluma just boosted the North Bay’s brew pub scene with a beer […]

Santa Rosa bans new cannabis operators in zone near West End neighborhood

Santa Rosa bans new cannabis operators in zone near West End neighborhood

Julie Johnson June 13, 2017 Santa Rosa’s need for more housing edged out any chance of future cannabis businesses in a small industrial neighborhood near downtown and the SMART railroad tracks. The City Council Tuesday unanimously passed a temporary ban on additional marijuana companies operating in the 30-acre industrial area, one viewed by planners and […]

Nightcap

Nightcap

NIGHTCAP BREEDER: VIMUTTI LINEAGE: GARGAMEL X GREASE MONKEY EFFECT: INDICA START, INDICA FINISH THC: 31.01%  |  CBD: .12% NIGHTCAP PROFILE   BODY Strong body buzz and very relaxed. HEAD Strong effect with quick onset. Relaxes mind and reduces mental activity. NOSE Heavy aroma, strong notes of pine and wood. MOUTH Start: Smooth and light, flavor is in exhale. Finish: Fresh pine, […]

Miracle Releaf

Miracle Releaf

Superior Chemistry & Premium Ingredients _____ MIRACLE RELEAF is a revolutionary nano delivery line of CBD and THC rich serums. Our precise sublingual dosing bypasses the digestive system. MIRACLE RELEAF avoids the GI tract and liver where normal dilution and waste occurs in other traditional medicinal cannabis products. The science behind our microencapsulated cannabis oil […]

Triple X

Triple X

Afgooey X Skunk Triple X is an Indica dominant strain with a pungent pine smell with sweet lemon undertones. This strain is moderately sedative, with mental clarity. Couch-Lock and lethargy will settle in. This strain can aide with chronic body pain, will kick your insomnia, and leave you relaxed and happy!  

Chocolate Hemisphere

Chocolate Hemisphere

Chocolate Hemisphere – By Edible Ideas Maximum Strength / 500mg Chocolate Truffles Delicious and large chocolate Hemi 500’s. Available in Orange, Mint, Peanut Butter, and Raspberry. Potent and decadent chocolate truffles. Available now at Mercy Wellness. 500mg THC / 9g Dry Cannabis WT (Hybrid Strain) Approx 32mg CBD – Net WT: 32oz/84g Ingredients: Chocolate liqueur, butter […]

Habit

Habit

Now Introducing Habit, a medicated sparkling fruit juice. Infused with 100mg THC and made with real fruit juice, no high-fructose corn syrup and only natural flavors. Light, sparkling, refreshing and medicating. Available in Peach, Kiwi, Strawberry, lemonade and grape. Come try some today at mercy!   

Stardawg

Stardawg

Stardawg (15% off of grams and eights) Hybrid (Tres Dawg x Chemdawg 4)   Nose: Earthy pine, and sour diesel. Pungent and chemy. Effect: Uplifting and relaxing. Clear-headed, active, and good for daytime. Non-sedative. Alert, energetic, and ready for the day strain. Medical: Good for pain, stress, anxiety, stress, fatigue, indigestion, and inflammation.

Flor De Canna

Flor De Canna

Based in Northern California, Critical Essence Labs deploys state of the art methodologies to extract cannabis oil using SuperCritical CO2 technology. All Critical oils are refined to remove plant lipids and waxes then tested for purity and potency by Steep Hill Labs. Only the cleanest, tastiest medicinal oils are delivered in Critical cartridges.     […]

Vendor Friday

Vendor Friday

Vendor Friday August 5, 2016   Brothers Mark will be here this Friday! Buy two grams of brothers mark shatter, and get one free! Founder of the first California Medical Marijuana Dispensary, Lynette Shaw, will be hosting! This is a great honor, and part of the proceeds go to the Veterans Cannabis Group. Help support the […]

Hybrid Happy Hour

Hybrid Happy Hour

Wednesday, August 10 at 6 AM – 8 PM Next Week · 50–82° Partly Cloudy 751 4th St, Santa Rosa, California 95404 The Hybrid Creative Happy Hour at the The Hybrid Creative offices! Friends in the industry are invited to join us for a fun informal get together to meet friends and make new connections. […]

Womes Grow: Marketing Dynamics & Pressures

Womes Grow: Marketing Dynamics & Pressures

Thursday, August 4th at 6 PM – 9 PM So Co HA, Sonoma County Healing Academy 6741 Sebastopol Ave, # 120-140,  Sebastopol, California 95472 TICKETS AT: https://www.universe.com/women-grow-sonoma Early Bird Tickets end Sunday, July 31st at 11:30pm Women Grow Sonoma County Presents: MARKET DYNAMICS & PRESSURES with SAMANTHA MILLER, President & Chief Scientist at Pure Analytics […]

Kushy Punch

Kushy Punch

Kushy Punch is one of the most dynamic, new edibles to hit the MMJ industry. Transparent and always safe, we are at the forefront of the extraction process. Allowing us to craft an organic, whole-plant extract, that is highly potent and residue free. Through authorized local collectives, Kushy Punch promotes wellness, and provides relief to […]

Vimutti

Vimutti

Bubble hash is a cannabis concentrate cleanly extracted using only ice and cold water. Also called “Ice Wax”, Vimutti’s hash is grade A, full melt hash. This hash can be dabbed via pressing it out or put on a bowl or joint. Exceptional quality with terpenes being preserved during extraction. Try this clean medicine, you wont […]

Gravenstein Tangerine

Gravenstein Tangerine

Vimutti Genetics – Gravenstein Tangerine Flower. Sativa Hybrid {( NYCD x G13 Haze) X Sweet Tooth #3 (F2)} Quick onset of body relaxation and cerebral euphoria with uplifting, energizing,  sativa effects. Powerful sweet tangerine smell with a delicious terpene profile to match.”Our mission at Vimutti is to produce the finest quality of organic cannabis flowers and products through sustainable practices. […]

Sprig Soda

Sprig Soda

See that cool looking can to the right? Yeah, that one. That’s Sprig. Sprig is an extremely refreshing citrus sparkling drink infused with a premium THC extract. Before Sprig, it was tough for us to find an infused drink that tasted good – most were too ‘earthy’ for our taste buds. We also noticed that […]

Review: Mercy Wellness

Review: Mercy Wellness

Dope Staff July 14, 2016 The People: Mercy Wellness has provided quality medical cannabis, with top-notch service for six years as the first licensed dispensary north of the Golden Gate Bridge. Brandon Levine and his team have worked closely with the city of Cotati to amend local laws. “We do not sell marijuana,” Levine declared, “We […]

Kurvana Vape Cartridges

Kurvana Vape Cartridges

The exclusive technology platforms developed by our team of scientists has allowed Kurvana to combine cannabis with a wide spectrum of botanicals with intriguing results. The Infusions line really exudes freshness, intensity and an organic, vibrant taste. Today, we offer our updated Infusions line that reflects the latest achievements of our natural products technology platform. […]

Tree Lean

Tree Lean

Treelean’s Organic Raw Blue Agave is a low glycemic syrup that is slowly absorbed by the body preventing spikes in blood sugar. Its 25% sweeter than sugar and perfectly used for: Desserts, Baked Goods, Carmel Toppings/Fillings, Confectionary, Candied fruits, Yogurts, Oatmeal, Pancakes & Waffles, Syrups for slushies. 1000mg per bottle!!