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NUG at WeedCon 2021

Events are back! After a year of hunkering down, and what felt like an eternity of waiting, we were ecstatic to finally be able to mingle again with the amazing people within our beloved industry! This is NUG’s third time participating in WEEDCon, a two-day B2B education expo and charity golf tournament in Hollywood, featuring live music with The Doors guitarist Robby Krieger. We were… Read More »NUG at WeedCon 2021

Up close & personal with NUG – Tyson Griffin edition

Like the world of weed, Tyson Griffin has gone through transformations during his life. The former MMA athlete and now a turned trainer, is taking on a new venture as a licensed Holistic Lifestyle Coach under the C.H.E.K Institute with cannabis as a catalyst. Similar to a good NUG – there’s more to Tyson than meets the eye. Beyond his tough-guy and sculpted figure, lies… Read More »Up close & personal with NUG – Tyson Griffin edition

Update on the Oakland Equity Program

As one of the leaders in the ground breaking equity program we continue to push on ward with the plan to help revitalize Oakland using cannabis as the catalyst for change. Our greenhouses are slated for completion this fall and equity brands such as Cannabis on Fire (@cannabis_on_fire) and Dakota Equity Enterprises grow into profitable companies. You can catch Cannabis on Fire at the Oakland… Read More »Update on the Oakland Equity Program

Get to know – David Reyes

What’s your full name? David Robert Reyes Jr. Where did you grow up? Born in Yonkers New York and raised in Denver Colorado. When did you start skating? I started skating when I was 9 years old. What are some of the best cities you’ve skated in? Atlanta, North Carolina, Denver abs anywhere in the south or Midwest is my favorite area to skate in… Read More »Get to know – David Reyes

5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Started, with Dr. John Oram and Fotis Georgiadis

5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Started, with Dr. John Oram and Fotis Georgiadis Keep focused. Decide on a strategy and stick to it. The business culture in the US is one of controlled risks. Hedged bets. But that is antithetical to true entrepreneurship. A true entrepreneur has an idea or strategy and strives daily to make it happen. This takes guts… Read More »5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Started, with Dr. John Oram and Fotis Georgiadis

NUG Wins 1st Place At High Times Central Valley

NUG wins again! Our collaboration on the super potent pre-roll packed with Amplified’s @amplified420 Super Sour D Flower infused with THC-A crafted by our pro’s at NUG lab won 1st PLACE at the Hight Times Central Valley 2019! This is a super tasty joint that packs and extremely potent punch and the judges at @hightimesmagazine seem to agree! Big thank you to our good friends… Read More »NUG Wins 1st Place At High Times Central Valley

Marijuana Banking Bill Approved By Congressional Committee

While some surveys also show that a smaller majority of GOP voters back ending cannabis prohibition, Republican lawmakers in Congress had blocked marijuana amendments from even being considered over the course of the past several years during their House majority. Last week, top Republicans on the Financial Services Committee requested that Waters delay the vote on the banking legislation, writing in a letter that they… Read More »Marijuana Banking Bill Approved By Congressional Committee