18 04, 2017

Avoid These 5 Common Cannabis Growing Mistakes

By | April 18th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Avoid These 5 Common Cannabis Growing Mistakes

When it comes to plants like cannabis, the fact that they grow like weeds doesn’t mean the are easy to cultivate.  Below we have identified a few mistakes that every novice grower make. Using Excessive Nutrients Most marijuana farmers can easily make this mistake at one point because several nutrient brands attach a feeding schedule on their packaging, and most of these programs advocate for the use of high dosages. But you DO NOT want to do this. Overfeeding cannabis plants causes nutrient burn (nute burn). To avoid this mistake, use only a quarter of the recommended dosage on the [...]

15 03, 2017

What are live resin cannabis concentrates?

By | March 15th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on What are live resin cannabis concentrates?

Breathing in deeply all of the aromas that a live cannabis plant has to offer can be an incredibly invigorating experience. Similar to wine tasters who first get a sampling of the scents and nuanced notes before diving in, taking in all of the aromas from a fully blossomed cannabis flower to the earthier smells of the stalk is arguably half the experience. Curating that experience for consumers is not always the easiest thing. When you prepare cannabis you often end up cutting away cannabis stalk. That alone can diminish a number of aromas that you get to take in. But [...]

13 03, 2017


By | March 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on THCa vs CBG

Tetrahydrocannainoilic Acid (THCa) There is a substance within live particles of medical marijuana trichomes (fine outgrowths or appendages on plants) called Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCa). THCa transitions and becomes THC when a medical marijuana plant reaches maturity and embarks upon its curing process after harvest. One of the main reasons for curing cannabis plants is to turn the THCa into THC which gives patients a more cerebral high. THCa, in its pure form, actually contains no psychoactive properties because of its acidic state. It is for this reason that scientists are excited about the multitude of potential opportunities within the medical [...]

21 02, 2017

Big Sky Medical Marijuana Dispensary

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The fruit of our efforts are finally realized with our new Greener Pastures branch in the Montana landscape. Big Sky, Montana is a growing mountain town with easy access to some of the biggest skiing in America. The patients that live in Big Sky needed a local and secure dispensary where they can have safe access to their medicine. We thought it pertinent to launch a new chapter of our company and start serving our current and future patients within the Big Sky area. It is our belief that all patients in Montana who rely on medical marijuana should have [...]

10 02, 2017

Emerging State of Cannabis

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Regarded by many scientist and physicians as a reliable treatment option for people suffering from a variety of ailments, the stigma of cannabis is dissipating. According to archaeological records, the use of cannabis for medical purposes dates back to approximately 4,000 BC. Listed in the United States Pharmacopeia from 1850 until 1942, cannabis was used to treat for many ailments back to the mid-1800s. According to the U.S. Pharmacopeia's archived records, medical cannabis was used to treat many ailments including but not limited to rheumatism, nausea, and even labor pains, along with other ailments. In more recent years, scientific studies from the [...]

27 01, 2017

Does Cannabis Effect ADHD and Alzheimers Disease?

By | January 27th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Does Cannabis Effect ADHD and Alzheimers Disease?

The medical benefits of cannabis are finally coming to light now that many states are legalizing marijuana for medical use. Some of these medical benefits, such as the ability of cannabis to act as a pain reliever, are proven. However, many scientists believe cannabis has additional medical properties, such as the potential to help patients suffering from disorders such as ADHD and Alzheimer's disease. How Cannabis Can Help With Alzheimer's There are some people who are skeptical as to whether cannabis has the ability to treat Alzheimer's disease. After all, marijuana use is often associated with the stigma of short-term memory loss. However, [...]

13 01, 2017

5 Myths About Cannabis It’s Time We Stopped Spreading

By | January 13th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Myths About Cannabis It’s Time We Stopped Spreading

The use of cannabis has been proven beneficial for a number of different health conditions. Unfortunately, despite the multiple studies on the benefits of cannabis use for conditions such as chronic pain and glaucoma, many people still think that cannabis use is bad for you. This is because the anti-marijuana community has long perpetuated a number of myths in order to demonize its use. It is one of the main reasons it has taken so long for cannabis to become decriminalized nationwide. The following are five of the most common myths that anti-marijuana advocates use to argue against the legalization of cannabis use: [...]

10 01, 2017

Montana PTSD Cannabis Treatment

By | January 10th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Montana PTSD Cannabis Treatment

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is one of the additions that Initiative-182 added to the list of debilitating conditions on which a physician in Montana can prescribe medical marijuana. This is a big win for soldiers who have fought for our country as well as anyone else who has to deal with PTSD on an ongoing basis. PTSD occurs after someone has experienced a life-threatening event such as war, natural disasters, car accidents, sexual assaults and more. Victims of PTSD often have trouble forgetting past memories which can affect daily life by distracting and haunting the patient. Research has revealed that PTSD [...]

7 12, 2016

I-182 Goes Into Effect in Montana

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Huzzah! Montana district judge, James Reynolds of Helena, ruled today that providers don’t have to wait till the end of June to start accepting patients again! Starting immediately, I-182 will go into effect and Greener Pastures will begin signing up patients and enrolling them into our program. If you are a past patient of ours, or a new patient looking for a provider, please read through the following Q&A to learn more about what it takes to become a Greener Pastures patient. Q. What do I do to continue, or begin, my legal access to Medicinal Marijuana? A. There are [...]

10 11, 2016

Congratulation Montana, I-182 Passes

By | November 10th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Congratulation Montana, I-182 Passes

Congratulations Montana! It was impressive to see the number of Montana constituents who came together to show their support for medical marijuana in Montana. I-182 passed with flying colors and providers around the state are working with Congress and law enforcement on getting their doors opened as soon as possible, providing patients with legal, medicinal grade marijuana. Greener Pastures is doing the same and making sure the law in Bozeman is followed 100%. We will keep you posted on how the timeline develops and will let you know the minute we get the ‘okay’ to welcome you back to our [...]