We believe that cannabis is part of everyone’s health and wellness regimen, whether they have a note from their doctor or not. So, let’s welcome all of the new cannabis consumers into our Substance community.
Additional demand from our new adult-use clients has allowed us to procure a larger variety of cannabis from more producers around the region. These new clients help to create a better experience for our OMMP clientele. We have invested in new systems, expanded our point of sale areas, and hired additional staff to better manage our operations and client engagement.
OMMP clients: While it may sometimes appear we have a lobby full of people, rest assured your place is protected and we will be sure to expedite you to the OMMP station. Flash your green card and we’ll serve you promptly. We have created a dedicated OMMP service station, well stocked with concentrates, edibles, tinctures and topicals. To show our gratitude, all OMMP clients will receive 10% off ALL products for the entire month of October.
A Bunch of Pineapple!
Golden Pineapple Flower | Elevate Gardens
Pineapple Kush Flower | Jurassic Farms
Pineapple Dog Star | Newcleus Nurseries
Pineapple Express CO2 Pen | Golden XTRX
Pineapple Dream BHO | Lunchbox Alchemy
Pineapple Chunk PHO | Mad Farma
Super Lemon Pineapple Ice Wax | Chronic Creations
Pineapple Robot Edible | SourBHOTZ
Featured Flowers from MonkeyBird Farms — Naturally Fresh:
- Sonoma Sour
- Chem Sour
- Rocky Mountain Tangerine
- Blue City Diesel
New Oregon Candy Company Edibles
Oh Fudge – Solid Potency, Super Tasty and a great value at $5 each!
CBD Gold Label Taffies are Back!
Nicely balanced – 40mg CBD: 20mg THC (2:1 ratio)
Choose from 7 tasty flavors:
- Mixed Berry
- Blue Cherry
- Strawberry Orange
- Fruit Punch
- Blue Lemon Punch
Please come and celebrate the end of cannabis prohibition with us!
As of October 1st, 2015, Oregon’s medical marijuana dispensaries may choose to begin selling marijuana for adult (recreational) use to persons who are at least 21 years of age, under the regulation of the Oregon Health Authority (OHA). Here are some important snippets of information to learn and share with your friends.
Who can buy it?
- Adults who are at least 21 years old (and, of course, medical marijuana cardholders)
- A valid government issued photo ID showing name and date of birth is required.
- Only the date of birth of the purchaser is recorded to maintain compliance with the OHA.
Where can we buy it?
- Current OHA-licensed medical marijuana dispensaries may choose to sell to adults 21+ along with OMMP cardholders.
- Recreational marijuana stores licensed by the OLCC will not be open for business until fall of 2016 at the earliest.
- It is legal to purchase cannabis from a state-licensed medical marijuana dispensary.
- Marijuana cardholders are allowed to share cannabis products with persons 21+
What can we buy?
- Adults 21+ may purchase up to 7 grams (¼ oz) of marijuana (pot, weed, bud, flower) each day.
- Adults may also purchase up to 4 immature marijuana plants (clones) and seeds per day.
- Medical marijuana cardholders can still purchase all cannabis products that are available, including hash oil concentrates, edibles, tincture and topicals.
Where can we consume it?
- Consume marijuana on private property, presumably out of public view.
- Marijuana cannot legally be consumed in public (your car, bars, parks, sidewalks, etc.)
Where should we keep it?
- Don’t keep an open container of marijuana in your vehicle; keep it locked safely in your trunk.
- Consider obtaining a lock box to keep children and pets safe.
- Remember that marijuana bud is a perishable product so keep amounts to a minimum to ensure freshness.
Why should I renew my OMMP card? Most medicated items — hash oil concentrates, edibles, tinctures and topicals — are only available for medical marijuana card holders. You may be missing out on many amazing new products if you don’t renew your medical marijuana card!
- 24 oz (672 grams) flower
- 6 mature plants & 18 clones
Max Purchase Allowed Per Day
Bud: 24 oz — that’s 1.5 pounds!Clones: 18 Seeds Oils & Concentrates — also up to 1.5 pounds! Edibles (hard and soft candy, taffy, chocolate, confections, caramel corn, etc.) Tinctures (alcohol or glycerin derived, with many herbs added) Topicals & Salves Beverages (ginger ale, kombucha, soda, etc.) Transdermal Patches
None (covered by medical marijuana application fee)
Adult (Recreational) Consumers
- 8 oz (224 grams) flower in residence
- 4 plants per residence
- 1 oz on person (not visible)
Max Purchase Allowed Per Day
Bud: ¼ oz (7 grams)Clones: 4 Seeds
25% starting in January 2016
How do I get a medical marijuana card? We have copies of the OHA paperwork available in our lobby, and the State of Oregon has created detailed handbook PDF that is available to download and print. Call Substance for the most up-to-date information and current lists of OMMP doctors.
We will use this area to discuss human physiology and cannabis science. We’ll discuss the cannabinoids present in cannabis, and the endocannabinoid system of the human body.
Cannabinoids are chemical compounds that exist in marijuana. Consider cannabinoids to be the essential oils of the marijuana plant. People often refer to extractions or cannabis concentrates as oils. When we consume cannabis, it is primarily these plant chemicals, or oils, that interact with our bodies and produce a desired physiological effect.
Our bodies possess a unique endocannabinoid system. This human endocannabinoid system is what makes us interact and react to cannabis in different ways. Every one of us is made up of different cells, so we will all react to cannabis consumption differently as well. Our cells have many types of receptors on their membranes; cannabinoid receptors are one type of these cell membrane receptors. In essence, the oils from the plant bind to our cells.
Physiologically speaking, cannabinoids (plant chemicals) bind with and activate cannabinoid receptors (on cell membranes). Understanding that cannabis acts on cells throughout our bodies — in our gastro-intestinal tracts, in our immune system, and in our nervous system — helps to explain why cannabis consumption provides relief for so many different medical conditions.
Since all of us have remarkably different physical make-ups, it becomes important to recognize that cannabis will therefore react differently with each and every one of us. Our uniqueness is in indicator that we should experiment with different varieties of of cannabis strains. The same cannabis strain will have a different impact on you than me. It could help your belly feel better. Or it’s natural analgesic properties may reduce your pain sensations. These physical effects happen at the chemical and cellular levels.
In summary, all of us possess endocannabinoids which are receptor proteins on our cell membranes. These endocannabinoids are produced naturally in humans and animals. Our cell membranes contain many types of receptors, and cannabinoid receptors are simply one particular class of receptors. Different types of cannabis chemicals in marijuana bind with these special cell receptors.
Marijuana is considered medicine because of the impact it has on our bodies. We attempted to explain that impact at the cellular level. It relieves a variety of different medical conditions, from pain and inflammation, to nausea and muscle spasticity.