Calming Anxiety

Calming Anxiety

The last few weeks have been a whirl wind of change and concern. If you’re feeling worried, nervous, or uneasy, you are not alone. We all need a little help calming anxiety these days. Let’s see if we can take a moment to readjust. What is Anxiety? Anxiety is defined as a feeling of worry typically about an important event … Read More

Living at Home

Living at Home

We live in a world that moves rapidly. One of the weirdest stressors we face at the moment is what to do with downtime. Living at home is new for a lot people who are used to socializing in more open and interactive ways. What to do with a pack of children suddenly out of school? What to do instead … Read More

Comfort Yourself with Cannabis

Comfort with Cannabis

Cannabis is an incredible aid to comfort and relaxation. Whether you like to smoke, vape, ingest, or use topically, cannabis has a form that can give you respite. Find out more about different products and how to use them to rejuvenate yourself. Terpenes for Easing Symptoms Inhaling smoke from the cannabis flower is the best way to reap the benefits … Read More

Butternut Squash Chicken Chili

Butternut Squash Chicken Chili

Looking to inspire your inner foodie? Do you enjoy cooking up a batch of homemade chili, especially on game day Sunday? Combine cannabis with your favorite party dish to enhance your comfort and mood during the suspenseful quarters! We have a great butternut squash and chicken chili recipe for you and tips on how to infuse this dish with your … Read More

The Card Process

Card Process

The process for obtaining a medical cannabis card can be confusing and frustrating. Here we clear the smoke to make it as easy for those with qualifying conditions   to join a 75,000+ strong community of cannabis consumers in New Mexico. 3 Types of Cannabis Cards: Personal: meant for personal use. This card is for an individual who wants to purchase … Read More

How to Use Verdes Cannabis Coconut Oil

Many cannabis infused oils can be used as a topical pain reducer or as an edible. Verdes Cannabis Coconut Oil is a virtually scentless cannabis infused product that doesn’t affect the flavor of your dish or leave a heavy scent on your skin. It contains 300 mg of THC and is gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan! Interested in learning how to … Read More

More Plants, Now What?

At Verdes, our goal is to ensure that patients have access to a variety of cannabis options for their wellness. Keeping a variety of products on our shelves has been difficult due to the previous plant count of only 450 plants. In March 2019 the New Mexico Department of Health issued a temporary increased plant count of 2500 plants. This … Read More

2019 Community Giving

Last year the Verdes Foundation gave back to our community in a number of ways. We supported organizations that work in social justice, education, animal welfare, and patient support groups to enhance their mission and reach in our community. Local organizations such as The Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice, New Day Youth & Family Services, and Casa Esperanza received … Read More

Sustainability at Verdes 

Caila M., Verdes Assistant Dispensary Manager Sustainability at Verdes   Hi everyone, my name is Caila and I am the Dispensary Manager at Verdes in Albuquerque. In addition to providing our patients with high quality medicine, I also lead our internal sustainability program. Our indoor grow facility is up and running 24/7. This means our plants are consuming water and other resources at … Read More

The Next Chapter: Black History and Future of Cannabis

By Shawna Brown, Community Relation & Marketing Manager What began as a literature review of the cannabis industry’s undisputed history of racial disparities, wound up as an eye opening birds eye view of African Americans currently writing impressive new chapters in the cannabis movement’s future. I had the pleasure of interviewing two women who filled me in on the details … Read More