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Creek Valley Cannabidiol

One Man’s Journey from Self-Sustenance to a Passion for Healing Others   Kyle Gruter-Curham went from science teacher to full-time farmer and is now is living the dream he never expected to be his calling. What is now Creek Valley Cannabidiol started when Kyle landed in the Northeastern Kingdom area of Vermont to study conservational […]



Smoking has been part of human civilization since 5000 BC, when it was practiced during shamanistic rituals. The traditional form of smoking is through a pipe made from materials such as stone, clay, wood, corn cobs, glass or metal. Native American culture has a rich history of pipe smoking that dates back before the arrival […]

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The Green Rush

Do ya smell that? No, I’m not talking about the scent wafting from someone’s bong of Death Star (19.9% THC), but rather the cannabis industry becoming mainstream legitimate.   Ted Simpkins, the former CEO of Southern Wine & Spirits is now the CEO of River Distribution. The company models the ABC’s (Alcohol Beverage Control) process […]


Thanks to a certain Senator/Larry David impersonator–who is the best presidential candidate for federal cannabis reform and needs your support, not corporate money, damnit–a lot more people are talking about Vermont these days.  So if you think about our Green Mountain State and picture your aunt and her partner who sell organic goat cheese, you’re […]

Expert skier skiing powder, Mt. Mansfield, Stowe Mountain Resort, Stowe, Vermont

Winter Wonderland

Cannabis and skiing go hand in hand. Two years ago this writer experienced this hills of Tahoe, California after seventeen years of avoiding the sport. After sparking up on the ski lift there was nothing left standing in the way of having a good time. Vermont is well known to ski lovers across the nation […]

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Harvesting the Green Mountain State

  It’s harvest time in Vermont. If you live in Burlington, then you know it is high time to harvest your medicine, from the healthy superfood kale to the extremely robust multi-super-use cannabis plant. Your outdoor cannabis plants are done for the season. The kale is not far behind. You know winter’s on its way. […]

Aerial fall foliage view of rural village, Stowe, Vermont, USA

The Buzz on Burlington

  The state of Vermont is over 75% forest, making it a true green state. In 1777, French-Canadian explorers named the area “mont vert,” meaning green mountain. It became the 14th state in 1791. Burlington is one of many great places to live and visit in Vermont. The city is located along the Eastern shore […]


East Coast Green Scene

If great people and some of the best craft beers surround you, chances are you might be in Burlington, Vermont. What a great place to be if you are a cannabis consumer as well. With hints of legalization coming in 2016, the market for ancillary services related to the cannabis industry is beginning to boom. […]

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