Cannabis in New Mexico


You heard the hype, the time is finally here. We’re open for business!!!! GrassRoots RX on the westside is opening Monday January 28th 2019 3620 Bosque Plaza Lane NW Albuquerque NM 87020 (turn at the dairy queen) *Same building as our sister store CannaBliss CBD Hours of Operation: Monday – Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm Closed […]

Beyond THC: It’s Time to Assert the Primacy of Terpenes

Turns out, the nose did know. Cannabis lovers the world over are missing out on optimized highs because they don’t know enough about terpenes. We’ve all been lured toward high percentages of THC—the main active ingredient in cannabis. But is THC the main ingredient? More and more people are learning that title may go to […]

Part 1, How Cannabis Relieves Different Types of Pain

Cannabis is known to relieve pain, but pain can arise for a variety of reasons which makes choosing the right cannabis product tricky. Knowing which cannabinoids (e.g. THC, CBD) have been shown to treat different pain types is useful information to take with you on your next dispensary visit. The different types of pain fall into three general categories: Nociceptive […]

Surgeon General Believes It’s High Time To Think About Science-Driven Policy For Cannabis Research

At the close of 2018, the U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams called on the federal government to rethink marijuana’s classification as it pertains to medical research. While the Surgeon General did not go so far as to condone legalization for recreational use, he did say that medically, marijuana should be studied, noting, “While I support local solutions to […]

Cannabis Advocates Will Learn Sooner Rather Than Later How Congress Will Handle Marijuana

GettyGETTY The cannabis community could learn sooner than later just how enthusiastic the 116th Congress is about changing the marijuana laws in this country. A piece of legislation submitted last week designed to legalize marijuana nationwide like alcohol could be the document that shows advocates just how serious Capitol Hill is about ending prohibition once […]

New Mexico Governor: Opioid addicts to qualify for medical marijuana

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham says she will direct health officials in her administration to begin making opioid addiction a qualifying condition for patients seeking to use medical marijuana. The Democratic governor’s pledge Tuesday came during her first State of State address, which kicks off the Legislature’s 60-day session in Santa Fe. She says the directive […]


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COMING SOON GrassRoots RX Westside Location

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Federal and State Cannabis Legalization Predictions

Incremental US Legalization Sorry, no federal cannabis legalization in 2019. It’s going to take 30+ adult-use states for federal legalization, which will feel like a foregone conclusion when it finally arrives. But Congress will allow more states to chart their own course next year. The medical cannabis shield law Rohrabacher-Farr will be renewed, and maybe […]

New Mexico legalization for 2019?

These States Are Most Likely To Legalize Marijuana In 2019 With the results of last month’s midterm elections—which marijuana basically won—ten states have now legalized cannabis for adults, while 33 allow medical use. Those victories at the ballot box capped a year in which the fight to reform prohibitionist cannabis policies advanced significantly at the state, federal and […]