December 23, 2019

Cannabis News: December 2019

The year is coming to an end, and it’s wrapping up with some great news for the cannabis world. Major League Baseball (MLB) and the MLB players union are making an effort to modernize the league’s drug policy by removing marijuana from the list of banned substances. According to Weedmaps, the consumption of marijuana by players will be treated like alcohol consumption, with the change being implemented at the start of 2020 Spring Training. In addition, the MLB will begin testing for opioids and cocaine, and players who do not go through their treatment plans will be disciplined. This marks […]
December 17, 2019

WOMEN IN CANNABIS: Nycole Cummings, Founding Board Member & Co-Owner

A recent report found that more than a third of business executives in the marijuana industry are women, a percentage higher than the national average for all types of businesses. Now that’s something to celebrate. We want to put the spotlight on some of our favorite women in the industry: the Las Vegas cannabis connoisseurs from our own team. As you may already know, The Grove has won the Best Dispensary in Las Vegas award two years in a row (2018 and 2019). The secret? An all-star team, a high-powered woman executive, and of course, some well-managed spreadsheets. Nycole Cummings […]
December 1, 2019

Beginner’s Guide to Edibles and Smoke

Trying cannabis for the first time? Not sure where to start? At the Grove, we have pretty much the entire gamut of cannabis products in stock; flower, vaporizer cartridges, edibles, extracts, concentrates, topicals, and tinctures. Because folks who are new to cannabis generally have their first exposure to the plant through inhaling (smoking and vaporizing) or taking edibles, we wrote up a little guide with best practices for inhaling and ingesting your first cannabis products. General rules of thumb for ALL consumption methods: “Start low, go slow.” Make sure you’re in a comfortable space and/or around people you trust before […]
November 21, 2019

Meet the Team: Martin Limon, Head of Production

Martin Limon For Martin Limon, joining the cannabis industry was a new and exciting opportunity. He served four and a half years in the military, followed by three years as a security supervisor and 25 years in the pawn industry. When he was presented with the opportunity to join and help build a startup company in the cannabis industry, he took it. “The idea of helping build something from the ground up, creating the processes and procedures, and building a solid, cohesive team really appealed to me,” Limon explained.   Head of Production Martin has now been with The Grove […]
November 14, 2019

Women in Cannabis: Shara Graham, HR Manager

A recent report found that more than a third of business executives in the marijuana industry are women, a percentage higher than the national average for all types of businesses. Now that’s something to celebrate. We want to put the spotlight on some of our favorite women in the industry: the Las Vegas cannabis connoisseurs from our own team. Shara Graham A single mother of 5 boys, Shara Graham knows how to take care of humans, and it shows. Graham, The Grove’s current HR Manager, has been with us now for almost three years, and we’re not quite sure where […]
November 12, 2019

Sneak Peak: MJBizCon 2019

Mark your calendars, folks, MJ Biz Con 2019 is just a few short weeks away. Kick off your holiday season at the Las Vegas Convention Center from December 11-13 for the largest gathering of cannabis professionals in the world. With projections of 35,000 attendees, 70+ countries represented, 1,500+ CEO’s, 8,000+ executive/c-level companies, 1,250+ investors, and 1,300+ exhibitors, 2019 is going to be bigger than ever. But this year, it’s going to be more than just the largest cannabis trade show in the world. This year the first official MJBizCon week is taking place, complete with affiliated events and add-ons to […]
November 11, 2019

To Our Valued Customers

We wish to express our condolences to all those who have lost loved ones or experienced health issues connected with vaping. We are diligently monitoring the developments surrounding this issue. Since the inception of The Grove, our top priority has been and continues to be the health and wellbeing of our valued customers and patients. While there is still much unknown about the causes of these unfortunate incidents, we want to assure you that our products are made using the highest quality pure cannabis oil and naturally derived terpenes. None of our vape products contain nicotine or the Vitamin E […]
October 24, 2019

Best Las Vegas Dispensary 2019

By: Josh Kasoff The Grove has been on a wave of celebration since winning the hat trick of cannabis awards in Las Vegas. When the prestigious Las Vegas Weekly Best of Vegas Award winners were announced, The Grove won the 2019 awards for “Best Cannabis Strain”, “Best Dispensary” and “Best Product- Vert Edibles” all simultaneously.   Best Strain With a prominent terpene profile guaranteeing both stress and pain relief and grown by brilliant  cannabis cultivators, it’s not surprising that The Grove’s Velvet Elvis received the honor of Las Vegas Weekly’s Best Strain of 2019. A cross between popular strains such […]
October 15, 2019

Women in Cannabis: Judi Bolick, Store Manager

Judi Bolick Judi has been helping people feel better for a long time. Before coming to The Grove, her journey as a healer began in the more conventional “medical” realm: at a Las Vegas pain clinic where she worked as a medical assistant for a number of years. She didn’t like the job, and went home every night feeling guilty for seeing so many people getting hooked on painkillers, wondering if she’d caused more damage than she’d helped to alleviate. “I would see professional, outgoing patients come in after an accident or some other injury and within a couple of […]